General Foreman

Edge Careers
£40000 per annum
14 Jun 2017
14 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
General Foreman - Leeds - £45,000

An opportunity has arose with a nationally recognised Main Contractor with a strong presence in the West Midlands. The contractor has built a solid reputation for delivering quality projects between the values of £5-35million to a number of blue chip clients across various Market Sectors. Although the company take on a range of work, their primary focus is on: Education, Healthcare, Commercial, Extra-Care sectors.

The turnover for the group stands at £210 million. Despite their size, they remain family owned and this is reflected in their relationships with clients and sub-contractors, meaning that they go great length to ensure their employees are offered progression and the chance to grow with the company.

As General Foreman you will:

* Ensure that the workforce understand and adhere to the method statements and risk assessments issued
* Assist the Agent/Project Manager to carry out site inductions and toolbox talks for all operatives
* Assist in managing the safety, quality and environmental issues on site in accordance with CDM2007
* Manage plant and materials deliveries to ensure the smooth running of the works
* Manage workmanship/quality of work by direct labour and subcontractors to ensure compliance with specification

Ideal candidate:

* The ability to liaise with clients representatives and consultants on site in a professional manner
* The ability to understand the method statements and risk assessments
* The relevant tickets including SMSTS, First aid and CSCS
* A good understanding of present day health and safety legislation


* The opportunity to be part of a team of likeminded professionals working on their own initiative
* The opportunity to work with an established company
* The opportunity to be part of an exciting period of growth for the client and put your own stamp onto upcoming projects in the area

If you would like to be considered for this role, please click apply. For further information, please contact - Fabio Barreto - at Edge Careers.