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Groundworks Foreman

Job Title: Groundworks Foreman
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Newton Abbot, Devon
Salary: £18 - £21 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 1-6 weeks
REF: Groundworksfor_1564489452
Contact Name: Gemma Phillips
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Job Type: Groundworks Foreman

Contract Start date: Immediate

Industry: Building and Construction

Location: Newton Abbot

Salary: GBP 18.00 - GBP 21.00

Currently looking for an experienced Groundworks Foreman in Newton Abbot. The working hours will be 8am-5pm Monday to Friday.The client is a civils and Groundworks contractor and so Gorundworks experience would be an essential.

Daily Responsibilities of Groundworks Foreman Include:

  • Work closely with the Site Manager implementing any agreed actions and acting accordingly
  • Ensuring that the project requirements, specifications, design drawings, health and safety proposals are all read, understood and agreed and that a project programme is in place
  • Prepare, implement and monitor company policies, detailed programmes, management plans, environmental and site specific procedures to ensure that these are adhered to
  • Prepare information required to schedule in collaboration with the Design manager ensure that timescales are met
  • Assist the Contacts manager in leading internal teams
  • Work closely with the site commercial and design personal ensuring the necessary records are maintained and available as required
  • Promote and maintain good working relations with visiting consultants, stakeholders, neighbours and other third parties
  • Maintain the highest standard of site presentation at all times
  • Supervise various trades/labour staff
  • Monitor the performance and effectiveness of direct reports
  • Identify any potential site issues and escalate appropriately, resolve disputes should they arise
  • Prepare, implement and monitor Target Zero Defects procedures

Requirements for the role

  • SSTS

* First aid at work

* A valid UK driving licence

* Own PPE - High vis vest, safety glasses, gloves, dust mask and hard hat can be provided by Daniel Owen