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General Foreman

General Foreman

Job Title: General Foreman
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD
Industry: Construction
Reference: ABS0403
Contact Name: Adam Shaw
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 09, 2021

Job Description

Opportunity to join an Australian owned Tier 2 builder with over 50 years of experience delivering major commercial, industrial, & residential projects Nationally.

With a new $140M commercial project in North Ryde, they're looking for a General Foreman to come on board and take the lead on the structure. 

Roles & responsibilities:
  • Conducting site inductions for staff and sub-contractors
  • Coordinating all structural trades
  • Overseeing site logistics & materials handling
  • Managing the subcontractors to ensure they are fulfilling their roles and responsibilities
  • Monitor subcontractor performance daily in regards to safety, quality and programme 
  • Managing cost control for certain aspects of the project, as directed by the Site Manager, in order to ensure the project meets its required performance targets in relation to budget
Desired experience:
  • Trade background 
  • Previous experience working for a head contractor is essential 
  • Experience working on commercial projects $50M+
  • Proven experience as a structure or general foreman running large structures 
  • Must have a good understanding the full cycle of structural trades, running cranes/crane crews, materials ordering/handling, programming/scheduling, pour cycles, etc.
  • Proven experience of effectively managing a team including sub-contractors, in a professional manner and ensuring longevity of relationships.
  • Good understanding of health and safety legislation and requirements, has proven experience of effectively controlling site safety
For any questions relating to this role or other opportunities with D&B and our clients please contact Adam Shaw on + 61 29376 8200 or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential.