Civils Senior General Foreman

Job Title: Civils Senior General Foreman
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Civil Engineering
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-09-24
Contact Name: David Marriott
Contact Email:
Job Published: 23 days ago

Job Description

Civils Senior General Foreman
£52,000 p/a plus Company package

My Client is a Market-leader within the Civil Engineering industry specialising in large highways infrastructure projects nationwide and with continued growth are looking for a Civils Senior General Foreman with highways experience to join their Operational Division in Birmingham. Initially working for both Highways England and Local Authorities on highways/road schemes valued up to £50m with additional projects secured across the West Midlands region on long-term frameworks.

Responsibilities include:

Deliver allocated section of works within agreed time-frame and allocated resources.
Optimise working outputs and reduce overtime requirements.
Read, understand and explain drawing specifications.
Ensure safety compliance and promote safe working practices.
Monitoring activity on-site to ensure required quality standards.
Focus on waste reduction.
Calculate area, volume, quantities, weights and measures for materials required at site.
Coordinate required activities Direct and Subcontractors.
Ensure compliance with agreed site programme.
Identify technical variations in consultation with Site Management team.
Conduct daily safety inspection of all works on-site.
Organise the correct and safe deployment of any plant and equipment allocated to the work area and ensure proper utilisation.
Maintain on-site administrative systems to ensure company Business Management Systems are adhered to.
Monitor progress of works against programme.

Successful candidates will possess a valid CSCS (Black) card, SMSTS and First Aid accreditation with previous experience of delivering Earthworks, Highways, Infrastructure Works and Structures projects valued up to £10m as a No.1 on-site. Excellent communication and IT literacy are essential twinned with +8 years Civil Engineering background working for a Main Contractor.

This is fantastic opportunity to join a highly reputable Civil Engineering business that can offer exposure to challenging projects and career progression. My Client is looking to interview week commencing Monday 24th September, so if you possess a strong Civil Engineering background and seeking an immediate opportunity in Birmingham, please apply today or contact me on 0121 237 3700 or 07825 614028 to discuss.