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Site Foreman

Anglo Technical Recruitment
UK, South East, West Sussex
from £35,000 to £45,000 per year
Permanent, Full time
Eligibility to work: UK
Years Exp: 2

The Client:

Is a nationally recognised leader throughout the civil engineering and construction industry.

The Role:

A Site Foreman will work alongside a Site Manager & be responsible for all labour & plant, safety & cost-effective production, without harm to people, the environment & targeting zero defects. Be capable of running medium jobs up to 500K with minimal supervision.


• Work to and within the Client's Integrated Management System, company procedures, policies and regularly communicate with your line manager.

• Timesheets are fully completed & are accurate for the hours worked on-site.

• Complete plant requisition & ensure hired in plant & equipment are received & returned in good condition. Off hiring all non-essential plant, tools & subcontractors as soon as the requirement is over.

• Bringing perceived errors to the attention of engineer/manager.

• Ensure compliance with method statements & risk assessments.

• Ensuring the clerk of works/inspectors check work prior to covering up.

• Maintains job competence & remain up-to-date with current practices.

Health, Safety & Environment

• Safe working environment & maintain standards of Health & Safety, Environment & Quality.

• Ensure the safe execution of work.

• All safety & environmental rules are followed.

• Ensure that all site personnel & visitors are wearing the correct PPE, including; hard hat, hi-visibility clothing, steel toecap boots, gloves & safety glasses.

• Ensure the operators are completing daily plant inspection sheets & are returned weekly to Head Office.

• Assist the Site Manager in promoting health, safety & environment & quality culture & record achievements, this will include preparation for site visits.

• Sites are left in a clean & tidy state on completion.

• Carry out weekly HSE inspection Checklist.

• Check/Sign off operators CPCS log book.

• Complete training request forms as required.

• A good understanding of the company Health & Safety & environmental Policy and all rules are followed.

Stakeholders & Communication

• Work efficiently & safely & ensure workforce conduct, site tidiness, etc. to safeguard the public image of our business.

• Adapts well to customer demands & change.

• Taking responsibility for security, boundary fences, traffic management & the like.

• Carry out briefing talks each morning.

• Liaising with site manager regarding programme, resources, temporary work’s needs, material supply.


• Manage timekeeping and productivity to maximise the efficient use of plant & resources.

• Ensure the use of internal plant were available & assist the Site Manager in checking CPW.

• Complete a site daily diary.

• Complete allocation sheets.

• Manage the use of materials on-site including; completion of material requisitions, ensure delivery tickets are being checked & signed, proper storing & waste minimization incl. Waste segregation for disposal.

• Complete material returns are being completed & sent back to head office, weekly.


• Be a role model for other staff.

• Support manager with monitoring performance standards & quality.

• Support manager with planning, organising & allocating work tasks.

• Manage the workmanship & quality of the works.

• Carry out site inductions to all personnel, toolbox talks & manage the training requirements of the workforce.

• Overseeing daily operations and work tasks, supervising staff and contractors.

• Manage all site operatives, dealing with performance issues in accordance with the company HR procedures.

• Assist the Site Manager in promoting a safe environmental & quality culture.

• Assist the Site Manager in the running of the site.

• Assist in the training and development of team members including apprentices.

• Define changing skill requirements for the team, recruit, coach & mentor to enhance knowledge, skills & behaviours.


• Supervisor CSCS card

• CPCS 360 excavator ticket & other plant as required (desirable)

• Full driving license (desirable)

• Site Safety Plus - SSSTS certificate or SMSTS certificate

• First Aid at Work Certificate (desirable)


• Proven experience of working within the Construction Industry

• Proven experience of working with heavy plant (desirable)

• Proven experience of supervising team members (desirable)

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