General Foreman - City Bowl & Surrounds

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Ref: 47 Date Posted: Wednesday 03 Jan 2018
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My client is a very successful development company, with a variety of projects across the Western Cape.
The Residential side of the business is currently looking for a General Foreman for a project in the CBD.

The purpose of the role is to co-ordinate and oversee all site functions and all site personnel to ensure optimisation of resources and delivery of project within contracted time frames and budget.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To construct and deliver the allocated section of work within a specified time frame with allocated resources.
  • Read, understand and explain drawing specifications  
  • Ensure safety compliance and promote safe working practices.
  • Monitor construction activity on site to prescribed quality standards.
  • Monitor production and make daily progress reports for submission to Line Management.
  • Identify bottlenecks, resolve them and streamline the construction process on site.
  • Integrate various resource requirements of production teams on site.
  • Monitor, control and improve production and productivity levels on site.
  • Conduct production planning and integration meetings on site


Suitable candidate MUST have:

  • a tertiary qualification in Building & Construction
  • ten years' experience working on site, preferably on residential projects
  • a clear credit, criminal and CCMA record - absolutely essential
  • own reliable transport and driver's license