About this Role:
General Foreman required to join a comprehensive South Coast civil engineering contractor. Due to the increasing work load in the approach to the summer they are looking to appoint an experienced General Foreman to lead the self-delivery of their projects including recently awarded enabling works in Dorset and ongoing waste water treatment works in Wiltshire and Dorset.
Some of their other live projects include coastal defence works; flood alleviation schemes; specialist marine work; public space regeneration; infrastructure and section 278 works.
Typically projects range in value between £1 million - £5 million however they have delivered one off and phased projects in circa £20 million. Their professional and tidy approach to delivering schemes has resulted in repeated business with their clients.
Depending on the size of the project traditionally you’ll work with a Site Agent and Site Engineer(s) managing the direct labour force to self-deliver each project, using specialist sub-contractors when required. You will need to be client facing and able to represent the business in order secure further work and maintain their outstanding reputation.
Your duties will include:
Managing direct labour force
Ability to review drawings and problem solve
Ensure work is delivered timely in accordance with the programme
Manage all aspects health and safety on site
Organise plant, labour and materials
Commitment, drive and outstanding performance you will be rewarded with an excellent salary, package and opportunities to progress.
About the Company/Client/Project:
The role is to work with the busy Hampshire office covering the southern operation of the business. They are a comprehensive civil engineering contractor specialising in water, waste and energy; sea defence; flood alleviation; aviation; public realm; infrastructure and building. The business has successfully been thriving across the South Coast for over 50 years’ with an annual turnover in circa £80 million.
Requirements including certificates and qualifications:
Ideally you will have experience of self-delivering civil engineering projects and hold SMSTS and CSCS card.
Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK
alltek specialise in Civil Engineering and is a leading Recruitment Consultancy in Southampton.