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Finishing Foreman

Job description

Finishing Foreman role for a Main Contractor on a 500 unit residential project in County Cork.

Our client has projects in a number of areas including residential, commercial, retail, industrial and student accommodation. They have the capability to carry out the entire process – from planning and construction right through to completion. In order to help identify, develop, and complete a project for their investors on time, budget and to the highest standard they also participate in Joint Ventures. They offer a complete consultancy service: From identifying sites to managing the finished property. 

Job Description:

Liaising with: -

  • Sub-contractors: to ensure programmes are maintained and services are co-ordinated effectively
  • Site Manager: sub-contractors programmes and co-ordination
  • Quantity Surveyor: on cost issues
  • Site Clerk: material and plant requisitioning
  • Purchasing Manager: procurement of bulk items
  • Quality & Environmental manager : maintaining site records in accordance with ISO9001 and ISO14001 requirements
  • H&S Officer: promoting the implementation of the safety management system
  • Implementation of daily and weekly programmes together with the issue of programme detail to sub-contractors
  • Attending weekly management team meeting for Bennett Construction team
  • Maintaining the site diary – recording manpower levels for each sub-contractor and keeping detailed notes of all site activities
  • Compiling labour allocation sheets for Bennett direct and hired labour
  • Assisting with the control of plant and equipment on site
  • Co-ordinating and managing of subcontractors
  • Ensuring work is carried out to the highest of standards
  • Dealing with all health and safety issues on site
  • Ability to motivate labourers and sub-contractors
  • Provide clear leadership and direction to the site team while maintaining a professional manner is essential

Ideal Candidate

  • Trade Qualified Carpenter required (other suitable and relevant trade backgrounds may be considered)
  • Preferably 5 years Finishing Foreman experience
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, strong oral and written communication skills
  • Proven track record in Residential Projects
  • Basic use of emails, computer use desirable

If interested or know someone who may be interested please call Éamonn on 0906413972 or email elarkin@sigmar.ie for more information

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