Site Foreman - Landscaping

£30000 - £35000 per annum
01 Sep 2017
29 Sep 2017
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Site Foreman - Landscaping (salary £30-35k depending on experience) is needed to join a family-run business offering clients a complete turnkey design and build services.

They need a Site Foreman to join their growing team based in Longstanton, near Cambridge. You'll take responsibility for overseeing/working on site-based projects, manage and maintain the company's standards of excellence.

Other key tasks and responsibilities of the successful Site Foreman include:

- Overseeing the smooth running of site projects from start to finish
- Managing staff and workload allocation while monitoring daily progress
- Providing regular updates to the client and to the office
- Take responsibility for health & safety on site, maintaining a safe, clean, tidy and organised site at all times
- Oversee and monitor the work of contractors, with the ability to perform on tasks.
- Work to the agreed schedule, budget and deadlines.

This is a busy role which requires you to stay ahead of the project, taking care of the planning, ordering of materials and ensuring correct workforce planning; overcome challenges and site based problems as they arise and ensure client relationship management and staff management.

The successful Site Foreman must have previous experience in a site foreman role as well as experience of excavation, paving, bricklaying, drainage etc. You must also have the following attributes:

- Previous experience of managing a team
- Personable and approachable
- Able to multi-task and work to a consistently high standard
- Able to manage clients and deliver excellent customer service
- Excellent communication skills
- Demonstrable ability to work to deadlines
- Self-motivated and willing to learn
- Able to work well within a team
- A full clean driving licence and access to own transport (Company van provided for client visits)
- Be able to provide your own hand tools

Desirable attributes are a CSCS card, trailer licence, first aid and relevant Health & Safety qualifications. This role requires a good level of physical fitness and involves heavy lifting at times.

In return, the Site Foreman will have the opportunity to grow and develop their overall skills within a busy team. Opportunities for progression are available within this company for the right person. If you are interested in this Site Foreman role and feel you meet the requirements above, please apply today, they are keen to meet you.

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