general foreman in maidstone

job type
£ 220 per day
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job details

maidstone, south east
job category
construction & property
job type
working hours
£ 220 per day
reference number
01622 357 230
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job description

Are you a General Foreman with recent highways background? Are you looking for a new challenge to work on a long term civil engineering contract?

If so, we have the perfect opportunity, working with a well known reputable contractor in the Kent area.

Location: Maidstone

Contract type: Freelance

Start date: September 2018

Rate: £250-300 per day (rate negotiable, depending upon experience)

Randstad CPE Contact: Louise Pridmore (Maidstone branch)

We are looking for a General Foreman to work on highways project across in the Kent area, for a Kent based contractor. This contractor deal with all aspects of civil engineering - highways, bridges, infrastructure, environmental, frameworks and special works. However, for this project we are looking for General Foreman who have recent highways experience.

You will report into the Project Manager and will be responsible for looking after the plant and labour.

You will need to have experience of leading a team and supervising crews of workers to ensure that projects proceed smoothly. Ideally candidates will have worked their way up from a tools background.

You will be responsible for:

* Managing workforce
* Motivating the team to complete projects on schedule
* Ensuring that the site team complies with site rules and regulations while monitoring the quality of their work
* Collaborating with clients, suppliers and other stakeholders to ensure that all aspects of the project proceed as planned
* Maintaining equipment and manage paperwork


* Ideally you will have progressed from a tools background

* Experience working on civil engineering projects with a main contractor , with experience in - highways, bridges, infrastructure, environmental, frameworks and special works

* CSCS Card
* First Aid


* Salary £250- £300 (depending on experience) + long term contract
* Opportunity to work with a reputable contractor in the Kent area
* Opportunity to work on further projects in the future

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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