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General Foreman | Newcastle

General Foreman | Newcastle

  • Leading Irish Residential Developer
  • Excellent package with scope for career progression
  • Prestigious projects in the Residential Sector
  • Join an established team.

 

WG Reach’s client are one of Irelands leading residential developers and presently they are seeking interest for an experienced General Foreman for a large prestigious project in Newcastle.

 

The General Foreman is responsible for the day-to-day running of the project reporting to the Contracts Manager and or Site Manager and working closely with the Services Co-Ordinator, Quantity Surveyors, Site Team Members and Sub-contractors. The General Foreman manages sub-contractors and on-site personnel driving the project through to successful completion on time, within budget and adhering to the highest standards as required by the client.  

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Liasing with sub-contractors, Site Managers, Quantity Surveyors, Site Clerks, Purchasing Managers, H&S Managers
  • Implementation of daily and weekly programmes together with the issue of programme detail to sub-contractors
  • Attending weekly management team meeting
  • Maintaining the site diary – recording manpower levels for each sub-contractor and keeping detailed notes of all site activities
  • Compiling labour allocation sheets for both direct and hired labour
  • Assisting with the control of plant and equipment on site
  • Co-ordinating and managing of subcontractors
  • Ensuring work is carried out to the highest of standards
  • Dealing with all health and safety issues on site
  • Ability to motivate labourers and sub-contractors
  • Provide clear leadership and direction to the site team while maintaining a professional manner is essential

 

Necessary Skills & Requirements:

  • Trade Qualified Carpenter required (other suitable and relevant trade backgrounds may be considered)
  • Preferably 5 years General Foreman experience
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, strong oral and written communication skills
  • Proven track record in Retail/Commercial Fit-out Projects
  • Basic use of emails, computer use desirable

 

For more information about this General Foreman role or other Construction roles, contact Alan Mooney in WG Reach on +353 (0)1 963 0142 or +353 (0)87 700 7257

 

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Updated: Tuesday, 04 December 2018

General Foreman | Newcastle

  • Leading Irish Residential Developer
  • Excellent package with scope for career progression
  • Prestigious projects in the Residential Sector
  • Join an established team.

 

WG Reach’s client are one of Irelands leading residential developers and presently they are seeking interest for an experienced General Foreman for a large prestigious project in Newcastle.

 

The General Foreman is responsible for the day-to-day running of the project reporting to the Contracts Manager and or Site Manager and working closely with the Services Co-Ordinator, Quantity Surveyors, Site Team Members and Sub-contractors. The General Foreman manages sub-contractors and on-site personnel driving the project through to successful completion on time, within budget and adhering to the highest standards as required by the client.  

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Liasing with sub-contractors, Site Managers, Quantity Surveyors, Site Clerks, Purchasing Managers, H&S Managers
  • Implementation of daily and weekly programmes together with the issue of programme detail to sub-contractors
  • Attending weekly management team meeting
  • Maintaining the site diary – recording manpower levels for each sub-contractor and keeping detailed notes of all site activities
  • Compiling labour allocation sheets for both direct and hired labour
  • Assisting with the control of plant and equipment on site
  • Co-ordinating and managing of subcontractors
  • Ensuring work is carried out to the highest of standards
  • Dealing with all health and safety issues on site
  • Ability to motivate labourers and sub-contractors
  • Provide clear leadership and direction to the site team while maintaining a professional manner is essential

 

Necessary Skills & Requirements:

  • Trade Qualified Carpenter required (other suitable and relevant trade backgrounds may be considered)
  • Preferably 5 years General Foreman experience
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, strong oral and written communication skills
  • Proven track record in Retail/Commercial Fit-out Projects
  • Basic use of emails, computer use desirable

 

For more information about this General Foreman role or other Construction roles, contact Alan Mooney in WG Reach on +353 (0)1 963 0142 or +353 (0)87 700 7257

 

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