General Foreman - Construction Contractor - Cork

Location: Ireland

EUR 65,000 - 75,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2308-33887

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a General Foreman with 5+ years experience working on civil and RC building projects?

Would you like to work with one of Ireland's leading Civil and Building Contractors on projects in Cork/Munster?

If you are interested in discussing this role further, contact Sheila on +353-1-7978720 or send your CV to

General Foreman - Construction Contractor - Cork

Job Description

​Our client is one of Ireland's leading Civil & Building Contractors with operations throughout the country.

They are seeking a foreman with experience on civil groundworks and Reinforced Concrete buildings for projects in the Cork area.

Implementation of Daily and Weekly Programmes

Maintaining the Site Diary – recording manpower levels for each sub-contractor and keeping detailed notes of all site activities

Responsible for the day to day managing of the site

Maintain a constant drive to achieve production outputs in order to meet targets while maintaining quality standards

Help manage project in line with the agreed production targets

Manage the workflow of sub-contractors ensuring they're in line with the programme of works on site

Assisting with the control of equipment on site

Ability to motivate Labourers and sub-contractors

Provide clear leadership and direction to the site team while maintaining a professional manner is essential


5+ years’ experience in the role of General Foreman with good concrete experience

Strong time management skills.

Must have excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills.

Strong understanding of the construction industry and working on site

Ability to use time productively, maximize efficiency and meet challenging work goals

Must have fluent English and be eligible to work in Ireland.


€60K-€75K negotiable dependent on experience

Company vehicle, laptop and phone

Permanent staff roles with a strong order book


Sheila McNeice is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a General Foreman interested in roles based in Cork, you can contact Sheila by e-mail or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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With over 50 years of technical recruitment experience, JobContax is the leading recruiter of General Foremen inCork and Ireland.

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