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Working Foreman

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Crewkerne, Somerset
Salary: £17 - £22 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
REF: CARPFORE2022_1658734963
Contact Name: Gemma Phillips
Contact Email:
Job Published: 24 days ago

Job Description

Job Type: Working Foreman

Contract Start date: Immediate

Industry: Building and Construction

Location: Crewkerne

Rate: £18-£22 Per Hour depending on experience and Pay Type.

Working Foreman required for a site in Crewkerne. The working hours will be 8am-5pm Monday to Friday with the potential to work weekends during busy periods. This is expected to be a long term position with the potential for a permanent job.

The contractor is a local builder based in Somerset that will have sites over the County. The contractor typically have 3-4 large sites with an addition of multiple small work contracts that they will require a working supervisor to oversea. the majority of this work will be in education and health care environments.

They are looking for a time served carpenter that is looking to move into a supervisory role or a foreman that is happy to continue working on the tools to work with a small tight knit team. The ideal candidate will be good with subcontractors and organising finishing works with an overall focus on finishings.

Abilities of a Working foreman Include:

  • Hands on approach to site work
  • Work closely with subcontractors to ensure that the work is on program
  • Polite and professional approach to customers and provide a high standard of service
  • Work closely with apprentice carpenters to teach them essential skills
  • remain within handover periods and expectations meeting all handover criteria
  • have a solid background in construction and residential housing

Requirements for the role

  • CSCS
  • NVQ or equivalent in carpentry
  • Tools
  • SSSTS or SMSTS would be an advantage but not essential
  • First aid would be an advantage but not essential

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