Site Foreman

Site Foreman


Our client is currently seeking to recruit Foreman for a large scale builds project in Dublin City.


Job Description:

Oversee the site team and work alongside Site Engineers, Site Supervisors/Foremen and sub-contractors and take full responsibility for the safe, timely execution of projects in accordance with budgetary, programme and quality requirements.




  • Ensuring that HSQE Management Systems and processes are adhered to, implemented and maintained,
  • Understand the Safety Statement and ensure that it is readily available on each site.
  • Plan, manage and deliver projects in a performance and fashion that epitomizes the company’s vision, strategy and values.
  • Deliver planned construction operations to ensure required deadlines will be met.
  • Adhere to Company Safety Standards and promote safety culture among the ranks throughout their project.
  • Supervise the work of staff, operatives, sub-contractors etc. and give them guidance when needed.
  • Manage, direct, educate and mentor junior technical site staff.
  • Determine required resources (manpower, plant, equipment, subcontractors and materials) from commencement stage through to completion giving consideration to budgetary constraints.
  • Liaise with purchasing department to ensure that purchase orders adequately define the specified requirements.
  • Obtain permits and licenses from appropriate authorities.
  • Ensure the project complies with all legal or regulatory requirements,
  • Communicate with the clients and their representatives when other senior representatives are not available.
  • Manage, monitor and interpret the contract documents supplied in-house and/or by our client and their representatives.
  • Co-ordination of temporary and permanent works design including obtaining the required certificates.
  • Evaluate progress on site,
  • Monitor and report to Project manager on project particulars, including Progress, Programme, Finance, HSQE, Risks & Opportunities, all in a timely manner.
  • Ensure all changes to specifications, work scope and drawings are documented and that contract obligations with regards to notifications etc. are adhered to,
  • Measurement and valuation of works complete on site (in collaboration with the project quantity surveyor where appropriate),
  • Develop and maintain client relationships to promote new business,


Minimum 5 years’ experience as a foreman

Detailed site experience necessary

Engineering degree an advantage but not a necessity

Safe Pass and relevant courses done


For more info you can contact Chris on 0949029944 or you can forward your CV to

Your Recruitment Consultant is Chris Gavaghan

Chris Gavaghan
Chris recently joined the Arcon Recruitment team as a resourcer for the very busy construction division. A native of Swinford, Chris has recently returned from a number of years spent in Dublin. He has vast experience in a variety of industries including Hospitality and Construction. Chris has a strong background in recruitment and worked with a number of high profile Irish and multinational companies on large recruitment projects. Chris is currently tasked with sourcing top level construction candidates and highlighting opportunities that Arcon have with our clients in the construction industry.