General Foreman

South East England
Permanent
Up to £56,000 + package
Our client a civil engineering contractor has recently been awarded a junction improvement scheme, off Junction 7a on the M11 – Harlow.
They require a General Foreman to join their team on a permanent basis.
 
Scope of Works:
The M11 Junction 7A scheme is located between Junctions 7 and 8 of the M11. It will see the existing B183 widened, creating an additional lane heading westbound and providing two lanes to the existing London Road Roundabout which links to the A414.
 
As General Foreman:
To provide supervision of the works and control of a team comprising foremen, gangers and direct labour force. Supervision and control of the works of Subcontractors
Input into the production of Work Package Plans and Risk Assessments
Provide suggestions and recommendations for Temporary Works solutions
Identify potential hazards and proactively implement actions and controls
Identify future requirements for setting out and communicate to Engineering team
Carries out Independent Inspections of their own section and of others
Ensures that the workforce / Gangers have sufficient and correct information in terms of specification, workmanship and finish
Ensures that all Non Conformances are reported as required
Input into weekly programme and monitor progress against KPI’s
Communication of weekly programme and targets to the workforce
Understands key milestones provided in Stage Programme
Understands the basic Company Protocols with regard to Accidents and Incidents investigations
Uncompromising approach to the implementation of safe systems of work
Good working knowledge of current H & S legislation
Awareness of Specification and other Contract documents Understands the relevant Business Management System and implements systems and processes (e.g. ordering plant, recruiting labour, disciplinary procedures)
 
The person:
Strong work ethic with flexibility
Able to work on own initiative and seek out opportunities in line with level of responsibility
Holds a current driving license and CSCS Card
You will have previous work history working highways projects.
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