About this Role:
A leading Civil Engineering Contractor is looking to engage a General Foreman to work in the Kent and surrounding area.
Checking plans, drawings and quantities for accuracy of calculations;
Ensuring that all materials used and work performed are as per specifications;
Overseeing the selection and requisition of materials and plant;
Managing, monitoring and interpreting the contract design documents supplied by the client or architect;
Liaising with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners, quantity surveyors and the general workforce involved in the project;
Liaising with clients and their representatives (architects, engineers and surveyors), including attending regular meetings to keep them informed of progress;
Planning the work and efficiently organising the plant and site facilities in order to meet agreed deadlines;
Overseeing quality control and health and safety matters on site;
Preparing reports as required;
Resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise.
Additional duties will include Site Supervision, Managing Health & Safety, Report Writing, Toolbox talks, Holding meetings, programming of works.
From a permanent background with a Principal Civils Contractor, it is expected that you have extensive, demonstrable experience in a Civil Engineering environment.
You will be in possession of SMSTS/SSSTS, CSCS, First Aid, as well as lift supervisor, service coordinator, , NRSWA and temporary works certificates would be highly advantageous.
This is a great opportunity for the right individual to be involved in multi-million pound civils projects whilst working within a well recognised contractor. You will have all of the benefits of working with a tier one main contractor including a busy works schedule, excellent progression opportunities and a competitive salary as well as a company car or car allowance.
As part of their excellent benefits package, they offer:
Competitive basic salary
Flexible benefit scheme
Company car or generous car allowance
About the Company/Client/Project:
A leading Civil Engineering Contractor.
Requirements including certificates and qualifications:
SMSTS, First Aid, CSCS and significant Highways experience with a leading Civil Engineering Contractor
Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK
£50K Excellent package (Negotiable dependent on experience)
£50K- Car Excellent package (Negotiable)
£50K Excellent package (Negotiable)