General Foreman

Client Information

Our client, a tier 1 principal main contractor is currently seeking a freelance General Foreman for their exciting £20 Million Depot build. There may be some nights and weekends involved with the work.


Within this role you would be responsible for, but not limited to, the following;

  • Maintain health, safety and environmental standards and carry out inspections as necessary
  • Running 10 supervisors on site
  • Manage the section of the project, ensuring works are completed safely, on time and in accordance to budget and quality standards
  • Communicate between all parts of the operation team including client, suppliers, subcontractors, engineering, safety, environmental team
  • Build and develop the team to deliver all aspects of the project requirements; identify training requirements, review the performance of the workforce and ensure delivery of briefings


  • Experience working on a Network Rail project
  • Vocational Training (successful experience at Foreman level)
  • Possess a valid CSCS Card
  • PTS, SSSTS or equivalent
  • Experience working on a major rail depot project

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 and a competitive referral scheme.


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