Working Forman

Leicester, Leicestershire
03 Oct 2018
31 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Working Forman – Nationwide

The Company We undertake a wide range of projects from £100,000 up to £4million in value comprising refurbishments, extensions and new build projects in the health, commercial and educations sectors. Approx. 70% of our workload is within the private healthcare market and can include ward refurbishments, suites and examination areas, bedrooms and general occupation areas with the vast majority being repeat business

The Role

A Working Forman is required to oversee projects from inception to completion, on projects ranging from £20,000 to £500,000 which will consist of typical refurbishments through to small new build / extension projects. The majority of our projects involve work within, or in the vicinity of, live environments and so similar experience is essential The ideal candidate will have a trade background and possess demonstratable experience of the successful delivery of projects on time and to budget. Our work in nationwide so travel and lodging will be required.

Key duties will include, but not limited to;

  • Manage the day to day running of site including subcontractors, direct labour and materials
  • Overall responsibility for Health and Safety on site
  • Liaison and co-ordination with client project team and client site operational team
  • Review and approval or RAMS (in conjunction with Project Manager)
  • Review and updates of programme progress, delays and RFI’s (in conjunction with PM / QS)
  • Monitoring and maintaining of quality of work
  • Assessing design details and potential issues and pro-actively seeking guidance or proposals to ensure problems are overcome in a swift and agreeable manner

Minimum Training Requirements;

  • CSCS (preferred)
  • First Aid
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • Good IT skills (Microsoft Project advantageous)
  • Good communication Remuneration
  • Salary – D.O.E
  • Company Van
  • Laptop and Phone
  • Workplace Pension