Our Methil site requires an experienced General Foreperson to join the team on a full time/permanent basis. The foreperson will ensure the delivery of projects safely, and on time. Furthermore, responsible for scheduling, coordinating and supervising the work of all site trades.

Reports into: Head of Operations

Key Duties

  • Monitor on-going construction activities, holding regular reviews with relevant parties and report any non-conformities or variations and implement any corrective actions required.
  • Liaise with site engineering function to ensure that all setting out is done in a timely manner and checked for accuracy.
  • Manage and motivate direct reports to improve productivity outputs and conduct regular performance reviews in line with procedure to identify and action any specific training needs.
  • Work closely with Purchasing function to ensure the correct specification of materials are ordered and issued.
  • Identify any aspects of project construction that may give rise to disputes or claims from suppliers, clients or sub- contractors.
  • Ensure that work scopes are planned logically with reference to material storage, deliveries, site plant and traffic movements, craneage, load-outs and other key logistics.
  • Support site QA/QC co-ordination, highlighting any areas of concern with Project and HSEQ managers and propose any remedial actions.

About you

  • Experience of fabrication in the oil, gas or construction sectors
  • Able to work effectively under pressure to achieve deadlines
  • Strong time and self-management skills
  • Excellent communication skills across all levels
  • Able to productively manage diverse team of direct reports
  • Experience of using Microsoft Office packages

The Package

  • Competitive base salary
  • Overtime (time and a half)
  • 31 days holiday
  • L&D opportunities

If you are interested to hear more or apply for the role please contact people.skills@harland-wolff.com

Job Category: Engineering
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Job Location: Methil

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