General Foreman

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My Client a leading design and build contractor working in the UK water sector have an immediate requirement for a General Foreman / woman to join them on a contract basis

the role is to manage site construction activity and co-ordinate labour and subcontractors working on site delivery of a £740k Waste water treatment upgrade in South West Kent.

You will support the Site Agent to coordinate the safe management of a section of work on major projects or control all site activities on a smaller project ensuring HSQE, programme and budget requirements are set.

You will report directly to the Site Agent and the responsibilities will include:

  • In conjunction with the Site Manager, co-ordinate and control initial site set-up, actively installing systems and procedures
  • Rigorously apply and enforce methods and controls to ensure the most effective and continuous use of resources.
  • In conjunction with the Site Manager, appraise the security risk to all site and construction property under your control and install security levels commensurate to the relative values.
  • Actively support the Site Manager to maintain and enforce safety standards as required by statute and in accordance with water site safety policies
  • Work to method statements and risk assessments.
  • Ensure compliance to all HS&E policies and procedures

About The Candidate

Skills/Essential

  • ONC or HNC in a construction discipline
  • SMSTS/SSSTS
  • First Aid
  • Preferably confine space trained
  • Experience within the water treatment industry (Non-Infrastructure)

In Return my client are offering a market competitive contract rate Inside IR35 allowing for Tax implications as well as a long term 6-12 month rolling contract.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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