March 2021

Construction Site Foreman (Scotland)

Job Title: Construction Site Foreman

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable

Roadbridge is a multi-disciplined civil engineering company with over 50 years’ experience delivering major projects on time and on budget to the global community. Our vision is to be the global infrastructure delivery partner of choice for fast-track projects across all sectors.

Job Summary

We are looking for a competent Construction Foreman to coordinate operations and oversee workers and plant onsite. As the point of reference of both workers and engineers, you will be a key person for the completion of a project. The successful candidate should have a solid background in Earthworks for Civil Engineering Projects. You should have sufficient leadership skills and experience to have earned the ability to direct the work of others and make quick decisions. You must be well-organized and favour safety above everything else. You must also be able to communicate with other members of the team as well as client’s representatives

The role includes:

  • Coordinate tasks according to priorities and plans
  • Monitor attendance of construction crews
  • Allocate general and daily responsibilities
  • Supervise and train workers and tradespeople
  • Ensure manpower and resources are adequate
  • Guarantee all safety precautions and quality standards are met
  • Supervise the use of machinery and equipment
  • Resolve problems when they arise
  • Report on progress to managers, engineers etc.

Essential Experience / Skills

  • Construction experience: 10 years
  • SMSTS
  • Proven experience as construction foreman on Bulk Earthworks / Windfarm projects
  • In-depth knowledge of construction procedures, equipment and HSE guidelines
  • Ability to read drawings, plans and blueprints
  • Full Driving License
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Ability to communicate and report effectively
  • Problem-solving abilities
  • Current relevant qualifications (SMSTS)

To apply for this position, please email your CV to careers@roadbridge.ie