The Site Foreman is heavily involved in directly overseeing and guiding site staff to deliver construction projects to a high standard. The Site Foreman liaises with clients and subcontractors to maintain smooth site operations, while overseeing the site at large to ensure adherence to safety and timing across the project.
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Site Foreman Job Description
The Site Foreman must have a strong awareness of the site and all works, materials and crew within it at any given time. The Site Foreman should be able to identify cost and/or time saving measures where they exist as they will assist and report to the Project Manager on project progression. The Site Foreman is aware of any defects and manages their rectification.
Additionally, the Site Foreman should possess strong leadership skills as they are responsible for providing guidance and maintaining a positive site culture amongst their team. They are able to drive productivity within their team to ensure that actual works adhere to the programming schedule.
Candidates should also be creative in their approach to problem solving, issue resolution and innovation to develop the business from within.
Site Foremen must also liaise with external parties such as suppliers to procure materials and services, and to obtain quotes for cost of goods and services as needed.
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