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General Foreman

Ref no. BHN557685
Location Southampton, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 8-10 months
Job status Closed

Job summary

General Foreman needed for a contract working on water industry projects in Southampton.

Key skills required for this role

Water Treatment - Foreman


General Foreman - Water

Job description


  • Oversee and coordinate all on-site construction activities
  • Ensure compliance with safety regulations, environmental standards, and quality guidelines.
  • Supervise and lead a team of skilled workers, providing guidance and support to maximize efficiency and productivity.
  • Collaborate with project managers and engineers to ensure successful project delivery within budget and timeline.
  • Monitor material usage, equipment, and resources, optimizing their utilization.
  • Maintain accurate records of work progress, report on project status, and communicate effectively with stakeholders.
  • Identify and resolve any potential issues or obstacles to maintain smooth project execution.
  • Foster a positive and safety-oriented work environment.


  • Proven experience as a General Foreman in civil engineering, preferably in water treatment projects.
  • Extensive knowledge of construction processes, methods, and best practices.
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills, with the ability to manage a diverse team.
  • Familiarity with safety and environmental regulations in construction.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with various stakeholders.
  • Problem-solving mindset and proactive approach to project challenges.
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing project demands.

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