General Foreman

General Foreman Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a General Foreman to join our team.


  • Communicate with site teams;
  • Manage the construction works;
  • Making safety inspections and ensuring construction and site safety;
  • Supervising contracted staff;
  • Motivating the workforce;
  • Checking and preparing site reports, designs and drawings;
  • Using specialist construction management computer applications;
  • Liaising with clients and reporting progress, professional staff;
  • Maintaining quality control procedures;
  • Problem solving;
  • Meeting subcontractors.


  • First Aid at Work;
  • Further H&S training certificates would be advantageous;
  • CSCS Supervisor Card;
  • SMSTS or SSSTS Certificate;
  • 5+ years’ experience;
  • Current and valid CSCS card (preferably Blue Card);
  • Ability to read technical documents, specifications and drawings;
  • Own PPE (personal protection equipment) required;
  • Ability to communicate on site in a good manner;
  • Ability to work both as part of a small team or unsupervised.

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