JOB TITLE: Foreman


Industry : Construction & Civil Engineering Job Location : York
Job Reference : 9499 Job Category : Building and Construction
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 09/04/2013
 
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car, beenfits, pension
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Our client, a leading infrastructure services business, is currently recruiting for a number of foreman positions, to work on an exciting project in York. The Foreman position, offering 30-35k plus car, benefits and bonus, is working on a one year FTC, in which the ideal candidate will have a trades background with extensive experience on civil engineering contracts such as highways, bridges or structures up to £20m in value.


Job Description

Opportunity: Foreman

Location: York

Salary: 30-35 + car + benefits.

Our client, a leading infrastructure services business, is currently recruiting for a number of foreman positions, to work on an exciting project in York. The Foreman position, offering 30-35k plus car, benefits and bonus, is working on a one year FTC, in which the ideal candidate will have a trades background with extensive experience on civil engineering contracts such as highways, bridges or structures up to £20m in value. The role will be based in York, however will require occasional travel to Newcastle.

Our client has proven and extensive civil engineering and project management skills, delivering engineering excellence through cost-efficient, client focused solutions from minor works through to major infrastructure projects.

Responsibilities
-Control and management of resources used to deliver the works - labour, plant, materials and subcontractors
-Efficient and timely delivery of programme
-Maintaining and having effective control of plant and labour costs
-Ensures site complies with highest standards of HSEQ
-Maintaining site discipline
-Management of supervisory resources
-Responsible for programming and controlling training requirements for
people under their supervision
-Controls the effective use of materials on site - minimise waste
-Makes a contribution to buildability and value engineering based on extensive skills and experience
-Identity and control operational risk/opportunity and provide solutions/actions
Effectively liaises with other disciplines, suppliers, sub-contractors and the client
-Maintains accurate plant and labour records
-Takes an interest in all aspects of the project

Requirements
-Extensive experience on regional civil engineering contracts e.g highways, bridges, structures, etc up to £20m in value
-Trades background
-High familiarisation with HSEQ standards
-Must be a good and clear communicator at all levels
-Must have a UK driving licence

Rewards & Benefits
-26 days annual leave plus public holidays
-Flexible annual leave scheme
-Defined contributions pension scheme
-Company car/car allowance
-Share options scheme
-Choice flexible benefits scheme

Bluefire Consulting are an employment agency working on behalf of our client.


Job Keywords

Foreman, civil engineering



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