Finishing Foreman job in London with Tier 1 Main Contractor

Finishing Foreman job in London with Tier 1 Main Contractor

  • Market leading Tier 1 Main Contractor with significant annual turnover
  • Excellent salary with heaps of additional benefits along with clear scope for career development
  • Family Friendly & Flexible


Oradeo Recruitment is currently recruiting for a Finishing Foreman (ideally from a trades background) to work with a market leading international Tier 1 Main Contractor based in London. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work on a multitude of exciting and large projects across multiple facets of the industry. An excellent package will be on offer to the right candidate.


Oradeo Recruitment’s client is an international Tier 1 Main Contractor operating across the UK, Ireland and Europe with a broad portfolio of successfully completed projects across a range of sectors including Residential, Restoration / Refurbishment, Hospitality, Commercial, Industrial, Healthcare and Pharmaceutical dealing with many high profile blue chip clients.


Duties and Responsibilities of the Finishing foreman:

  • As a Finishing Foreman you will be tasked with the management of tradesmen and apprentices under your control
  • Reporting on Progress and Quality to the Project Manager
  • Identifying any possible hold ups/issues that may affect project progress
  • Safe control of all site based operations
  • Ensure all tasks on site are completed in line with company and client procedures and specifications
  • Ensure all sectional ‘sign off’ sheets are completed in accordance with company procedures
  • Coordinate the delivery of materials in accordance with program requirements
  • Liaise with Clerk of Works/Project Managers
  • Ensure that all persons working under your control are suitably trained and skilled
  • Ensure that tasks are carried out in the most efficient manner possible whilst maintaining the utmost standards of quality control and achieving optimum results for the project
  • Manage snagging of a section of works
  • Keep an accurate site diary
  • Manage the Permit to Work system, ensuring all permits required are issued before work commences and that permits are closed out accordingly
  • Ensure compliance with all Fire, Traffic and Health & Safety Plans
  • Ensure that all accident/incidents/near-misses are reported
  • Ensure that all workers under your supervision utilise correct PPE and work in accordance with site Health & Safety regulations


Necessary Skills & Requirements:

  • Have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a Finishing Foreman role on large scale projects in the UK
  • Ideally you will come from a carpentry trades background
  • Have a sound and demonstrable knowledge of construction techniques
  • Ability to organise/manage groups of multi-national trades
  • Knowledge of standards and specifications
  • Excellent organisational, planning and time management skills; able to manage projects simultaneously without compromising on standards and quality
  • Good communication skills
  • Confidence and ability to manage sub-contractors
  • Flexible and dynamic
  • Self-driven, results-orientated with a positive outlook


For more information about this Finishing Foreman role or similar Finishes Manager/Finishing Foreman opportunities, contact Kevin Nolan at Oradeo Recruitment confidentially on +353 1 687 7188/+44 845 643 4964 or apply in confidence.


About Oradeo- Oradeo Recruitment are specialists in the construction & engineering sector. We are a leading service provider in Ireland, UK and Europe for professional recruitment services. Oradeo also specialise in the provision of managed labour in Construction & Civil Engineering, Oil & Gas, Mechanical & Electrical, Warehousing and Logistics and Industry