General Foreman

Job Type:
Job Sector:
East Midlands
Salary Description:
Market related
ATA Recruitment
Job Ref:

General Foreman - Highways

"Looking to successfully lead a site team and be a well-respected leader onsite? This role will see you responsible for the overall day to day running of all site-based construction works. Could this be your next move?"

The Company

Our client is a leading construction contractor, with a compelling reputation for successfully delivering building and infrastructure works across the UK with a turnover of over �2.8 billion. They boast a heavy presence within construction operating across both the public and private sector, and with their successes have managed to increase their pipeline within infrastructure. This is an exciting time to join this company as they make a start on their every-growing highways order book and are looking for a General Foreman to join the team, to work on an exciting project in Lincoln.

The Ideal Candidate

If you are someone who gets a real buzz when a project is successfully delivered keep on reading. The perfect General Foreman, will have had exposure to highways and structures related projects working for the main contractor of the project where you will have enforced a habitual outlook to health and safety. You must be comfortable managing the overall day to day running of all site-based construction works

If you are a Section Foreman that is chomping at the bit to make that jump up to General Foreman level, then here is your golden ticket to success. If you have the passion and desire to succeed, then there is no doubt that my client will match your ambition! If you prioritise your workload well and believe you exemplify strong leadership skills, then I want to hear from you! Ultimately, you will be responsible for ensuring that from a site point of view the project is delivered to specification within budget and on time.

About the role

This General Foreman's role would see you based out of Lincoln working on a Highways scheme that will continue until 2020. My client picked up phase 1 of the project which is worth �9.4m and have just been awarded phases 2 and 3 totalling �60m due to successful delivery. The project will see the construction of 7.5km of new road, 4 new roundabouts and 2 major bridges (over river and rail) as well as a reconfiguration of an existing structure.

To make this role your own you should be able to operate to high standards of quality and service whilst managing a large team and organising human resource management. You will also be responsible for careful material and plant management to meet programme and financial objectives. On top of your primary responsibilities you could also find yourself assisting with aspects of planning and programming of all on and off-site activities whilst promoting health and safety throughout site.

The Requirements

Excited to get your application underway and want to know more? You're the General Foreman I'm looking for if you hold a CSCS card and an SMSTS ticket backed up by your past ventures working on highways related projects for a main contractor.


* �40-45k + Car/Allowance + 28 days holiday + Pension + Healthcare + BH

What are you waiting for? My client is looking to speak to people as soon as possible!! If you are ready to apply for this position, then do so by emailing

If you are still unsure about this excellent opportunity, feel free to call me on: 07566 292456

Please submit your CV to callum.wildes@ata-recruitment

Contact Details:
ATA Recruitment
Tel: 01332 861321
Contact: Callum Wildes

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