Working Foreman

Location
Denmead
Salary
Market related
Posted
23 Aug 2018
Closes
20 Sep 2018
Ref
321499
Contact
Thomas Chase
Job Type
Permanent

Working Foreman 
Portsmouth 
Up to £40,000

My client is a high end residential refurbishment and extension specialist and they are eagerly looking for a Working Foreman from a Carpentry or general building background, who knows domestic construction and can organise and deliver domestic construction projects efficiently and to a high standard.

Key responsibilities:

  • Overseeing delivery of works on site 
  • Be able to read drawings accurately 
  • Follow works specification & highlight any variations to office team 
  • Setting up site, facilities and health & safety 
  • Work with contracts manager to schedule the project/s 
  • Co-ordinate site personnel 
  • Carrying out own installation works to a high level of skill 
  • Uphold high professional standards on site 
  • Liaise with client 
  • Close-out the job quickly and efficiently 
  • Help the site operatives find solutions and encourage them to develop their own skills


About you

  • You will have a wealth of experience in domestic building work (kitchens, bathrooms, lofts and extensions) and enjoy the challenge of pulling projects together.
  • You will be conscientious in researching and finding solutions to problems and you will enjoy striving to deliver work to a high standard.
  • You will take pride in your work and expect high standards of those around you, whilst being supportive and a good team player. You will have/be:
  • Be time served in one or more trades with good all round construction experience 
  • Own own tools (and ideally vehicle although not absolutely necessary)
  • Have sound awareness of building regulations
  • Forethought and problem solving ability
  • Be positive & constructive
  • Be polite and able to establish rapport with clients and team-mates
  • Good English speaker


The first project you will be on will be for 12 months in Denmead building an extension and undertaking an internal refurbishment of a high end domestic property.

Experience & Qualifications:

  • SMSTS or similar Health & Safety training
  • You will experience working as a tradesman
  • Experience as a site foreman or supervisor
  • Driving license


If you are considering a move and would like to discuss this role or would like career advice then please call Chris Grimes at Interaction Construction on 02382 025 900 / 07703559144 or email: chris.grimes@interactionrecruitment.co.uk





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