Posted 08 November 2023
Salary £40k per year
LocationNewcastle upon Tyne
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NamePatrick Gray

Job description

Job Title: Highways Foreman
Location: Newcastle
Salary: £40,000 per annum + £4,000 Car Allowance
Are you an experienced and highly motivated Highways Foreman looking for a new opportunity in the Newcastle area? We are seeking a dedicated professional to join our team and play a pivotal role in ensuring the success of our highway construction projects. If you possess the required qualifications and skills, we would like to hear from you.
Key Responsibilities:
Oversee and manage highway construction projects, ensuring they are completed on time and within budget.
Coordinate and supervise a team of skilled workers and subcontractors to ensure the smooth execution of projects.
Implement and enforce health and safety protocols on site, promoting a safe working environment for all staff.
Monitor project progress, quality, and compliance with relevant standards and specifications.
Liaise with project managers, clients, and stakeholders to provide updates and resolve any issues.
Maintain accurate records, including site reports, timesheets, and equipment inventory.
Assist in the planning and scheduling of project tasks, materials, and resources.
·SSSTS (Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme) certification.
·CSCS Gold Card (Construction Skills Certification Scheme) or equivalent.
·Temp Works Supervisor qualification.
·Safety-Critical Medical certification.
·Proven experience as a Highways Foreman or similar role.
·Strong leadership and communication skills.
·Good understanding of highway construction processes and best practices.
·A valid driving license.
Competitive salary of £40,000 per annum.
Car allowance of £4,000 per year.
Opportunities for career development and advancement.
A supportive and collaborative work environment.
Access to training and development programs.
Contributory pension scheme.
Health and well-being benefits.
If you are an enthusiastic and experienced Highways Foreman with the necessary qualifications and skills, we encourage you to apply and become a valuable part of our team. Join us in shaping the future of Newcastle's infrastructure and construction industry.
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Patrick Gray at Carrington West on 02393 876 069 for more information.
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