General Foreman


Carmichael are looking for a General Foreman to join our client’s team at the North Chilterns Area. This position will ensure the delivery of the section safely, within budget and non-conformance free.

Key responsibilities:

  • Responsible for scheduling, coordinating and supervising the works, managing and mentoring a team that will supervise the work of all site operatives.
  • Lead by example, managing a team of Foremen / Supervisors across a section / discipline of Work, providing mentoring, experience sharing and direction to the team.
  • Implement client’s policies and procedures together with the legal regulations/requirements paying specific attention to the SHEQ legislation.
  • Carry out and record site inspections. You will ensure all works are carried out in line with approved method statements, including giving inductions and effective toolbox talks, daily task briefings and point of work assessments to Site Operatives.
  • Ensure all site personnel have job relevant training requirements which is recorded and monitored on a regular basis.
  • Order and manage hired/internal equipment daily and co-ordinate delivery /pick up of materials as required.
  • Proactively drive progress of the works, challenging methods to maximise progress and minimise costs.
  • Schedule, co-ordinate and supervise the daily activities of Site Operatives and ensure the production of daily documents daily work production with the use for example site diaries, allocation sheets and requisitions.


Key Skills and Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience working on site & on large multi-disciplinary infrastructure projects with proven track record with delivery of such scheme and supervisory experience of labour, plant, materials and sub-contractors.
  • Experiences of working on Earthworks.
  • Excellent communication, organisational, planning, time and team management skills.
  • CSCS supervisor card.
  • SMSTS qualification.
  • CPCS qualification
  • Desired: First aid Training, Environmental awareness, NRSWA supervisor


If you are interested in this role, please click apply today!