Job Vacancy

Civils Foreman

Location: Leeds

Main Activities

  • Application of varying skills sets providing assistance towards an established civils crew, whilst enhancing practical site experience
  • Provide leadership and direction to individuals assigned to ensure the safe and efficient discharge of the works to specification and to a good standard of quality
  • Ensure appropriate use of small plant / tools gaining suitable competency certificates
  • Monitor plant / equipment efficiency avoiding unnecessary costs and damages
  • Maintain professional approach positively reflecting the image of the company
  • Ensure works are carried out in a safe manner adhering to site specific risk assessment & method statements
  • Develop strong communication links and good relationships with all client personnel
  • Deliver / attend inductions / tool box talks / all appropriate briefings
  • Appropriate task PPE to be worn in suitable condition at all times
  • Ensure all company procedures are understood, enforced and adhered
  • Hold a flexible approach to working patterns and expectations to carry out other duties as deemed necessary to the business
  • Continued development of experience in highway construction and maintenance
  • Development of others which allows the business company growth
  • Effective time management between duties
  • Completion of required paperwork in line with company requirements
  • Undertake and review management safety observations
  • Ensure that all other paperwork is delivered to the operational office within defined timescales
  • Attend training courses as and when relevant to ensure continued development
  • Undertake all other appropriate duties as assigned by your line manager

Person Specification

Qualifications

  • Desirable GCSE Maths / English or equivalent – Minimum Grade C
  • Suitable construction experience and/or training course attendance

Experience

  • 5 years in a similar discipline
  • Working knowledge of health and safety
  • Full clean driving licence
  • Minimum NPORS level plant accreditations; CPCS accreditations desired
  • NRSWA/SSSTS or equivalent accreditation

Skills

  • Good work ethic
  • Ability to work within a team
  • Willingness to learn
  • Excellent communication
  • Achievement / Results driven
  • Knowledge of the industry
  • Problem solving
  • Ensure compliance to procurement procedures
  • Decent written and oral skills
  • Demonstration of flexibility and adaptability

 

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