|Job Ref:||204656886||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||East Sussex||City:||Eastbourne||Address:||Post Code:||BN22||Salary:||£30000 - £40000/annum + benefits||Post Date:||10/10/2016 18:37|
Job title: Foreperson (Civil Engineering) |
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 dep on exp
Locations: Eastbourne / Brighton / Bexhill / Hastings
Job type: Permanent
An established construction company has a requirement for a Foreperson with a Civil Engineering background who will ideally be based in or around Eastbourne, Brighton, Bexhill and Hastings and manage projects throughout the South East.
This role requires an HNC, HND or degree in Civil Engineering. Applicants not possessing such qualification(s) cannot be considered.
Supervisors will lead the biggest and busiest gang based on an asphalt paving machine. Previous experience of using an asphalt paving machine is not essential.
This will involve asphalt laying, ground working and small civils. Typical projects include surfacing new housing development roads, building car parks and private drives. You will lead a team of 5-8 people.
Enjoy leading a high-performing team of operatives
Be excellent at planning calmly and problem solving in the heat of the moment
Get satisfaction from seeing a great looking finish at the end of each job
Deliver an excellent service to customers
Take pride in developing the skills of your team
Work hard and enjoy working with a professional and fun team
Enjoys working outdoors
Appreciate variety on a day-to-day basis
Value their employer to be a longstanding, secure, professional and friendly firm.
Be an HNC, HND or degree-qualified Civil Engineer.
You don't need to have operated a paving machine previously will be expected to:
Possess leadership and management skills
Have demonstrable knowledge of the construction industry
Be skilled in site setting-out and levels
Be customer, quality and commercially-focused
Be results driven, proactive and independent
Be physically fit
Possess a full, clean driving license.
NRSWA operative or supervisor status
Leadership or management training
Health and safety qualifications (will also be provided)
H&S touch screen pass and at least CPCS Operative card
Applicants will need to be based in or near to Eastbourne, Brighton, Bexhill or Hastings in order to be near to the company's depot and but will manage projects throughout the South East for which a company van will be provided.
HOURS / SALARY
40 hours per week plus overtime equating to a maximum salary of £40,000 (dependent on skills and experience). Normal working days are Monday to Friday with Saturdays available if desired. Normal working hours are 07.30 - 16.30.
Holiday and Bank Holiday pay
Travelling time paid to and from job site
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