General Foreman





About this Role:

My client is a Leading, Regional Civil Engineering Contractor.

The sectors that they are presently involved in include;

Highways & Bridges

Infrastructure & Groundworks

Environment Agency Projects

River & Marine

Utilities & Energy

Waste Management

My client is currently looking to recruit an experienced General Foreman from a strong Civil Engineering background.

My clients regional offices focusses on contracts within a 50 mile geographical radius so this opportunity may appeal to someone who resides in the area and may wish to work on a regional basis.


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.

The Requirements

The ideal individual will hail from a demonstrable 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, CSCS, and First Aid.

Those with lift supervisor, service coordinator, NRSWA and temporary works certificates would be of particular interest.

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 main contractor including a busy works schedule, excellent progression opportunities and a competitive salary as well as a company car or car allowance.

The Benefits

As part of their excellent benefits package, they offer:

Competitive basic salary

Flexible benefit scheme

Company car, 4WD Truck or van

Family Healthcare


About the Company/Client/Project:

A leading Regional Civil Engineering Contractor.

Requirements including certificates and qualifications:

SMSTS, First Aid, CSCS and significant Civil Engineering experience with a leading Civil Engineering Contractor

Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK
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