Our client a civil engineering contractor has recently been awarded a £40m junction improvement scheme in Essex.
They require a General Foreman to join their team on a permanent basis.
As General Foreman:

  • To provide supervision of the works and control of a team comprising foremen, gangers and direct labour force. Supervision and control of the works of Subcontractors
  • Input into the production of Work Package Plans and Risk Assessments
  • Provide suggestions and recommendations for Temporary Works solutions
  • Identify potential hazards and proactively implement actions and controls
  • Identify future requirements for setting out and communicate to Engineering team
  • Carries out Independent Inspections of their own section and of others
  • Ensures that the workforce / Gangers have sufficient and correct information in terms of specification, workmanship and finish
  • Ensures that all Non Conformances are reported as required
  • Input into weekly programme and monitor progress against KPI’s
  • Communication of weekly programme and targets to the workforce
  • Understands key milestones provided in Stage Programme
  • Understands the basic Company Protocols with regard to Accidents and Incidents investigations
  • Uncompromising approach to the implementation of safe systems of work
  • Good working knowledge of current H & S legislation
  • Awareness of Specification and other Contract documents Understands the relevant Business Management System and implements systems and processes (e.g. ordering plant, recruiting labour, disciplinary procedures)

The person:

  • Strong work ethic with flexibility
  • Able to work on own initiative and seek out opportunities in line with level of responsibility
  • Holds a current driving license and CSCS Card
  • You will have previous work history working highways projects.
  • The successful candidate will not only benefit from working with a main contractor on a major civil engineering scheme, but they will also benefit from working with a firm who prides on looking after their candidates. The client offers a competitive salary, great package

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