A positive impact on everything we touch
Over 1800 dedicated people nationwide
Providing critical infrastructure for the UK
A positive impact on everything we touch
Over 1800 dedicated people nationwide
Providing critical infrastructure for the UK


Foreman - Highways

Job type Full time
Location Nottingham


Joining nmcn will open a door full of opportunities, where our people are nurtured for success and empowered to build their own adventure. We believe in your development, potentiality and growth. We aspire to be industry leading with renewed focus on having a positive impact on everything we touch.

We work in partnership and collaboration with our customers, to deliver major built environment and critical national infrastructure projects across the UK. Our specialist engineering and construction teams bring multi-sector innovation and technical skill – from building and highways, to large-scale water networks and treatment plants.

An opportunity has arisen for a Foreman to work as part of our Highways Team. The Foreman will be responsible for overseeing site activities and ensure they are managed to the highest standards in all areas of delivery. The role will also include both upward and downward reporting within Highways and the client at all times providing clear and precise direction at all levels. 

Working with the client to ensure that the key deliverables at the relevant stage of the project are administered to the highest quality.  The Site Foreman will ensure that the proper interpretation of the project is established and the delivered scheme meets and exceeds the expectations of the client.

What you’ll be doing day to day

  • To ensure Health & Safety are of paramount importance 
  • Delivery of task briefings and toolbox talks
  • Quality Assurance 
  • Environmental control
  • Ensuring all project KPI`s and KPM`s are achieved
  • Developing accurate project programmes 
  • Awareness of cost forecasts 
  • Ensuring compliance to the Group’s procedures
  • Cost risk management
  • Produce safe and efficient sites
  • Bring innovative ideas
  • Meet set targets
  • Inspecting and making sure works are completed in line with the required standards of quality
  • Maintain accurate daily records

The experience we're looking for in a candidate

  • NRSWA Supervisors card 
  • Highways and public realm experience
  • Commercial and contractual awareness
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft packages
  • Self motivation
  • Be able to organise yourself and others workload
  • Be able to work in a strong team environment
  • Be proactive in your approach
  • An excellent communicator
  • A high level of diplomacy and customer focused 

What we can offer you 

  • Competitive Salary
  • Company car / Car allowance
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Holiday trading scheme
  • Perks at work scheme (discount from high street retailers)
  • Free eye test vouchers
  • Employee share scheme
  • 3x life assurance
  • Free Parking
  • Flexible Working
  • 5% enhanced pension contribution
  • Private Medical Insurance

15 January 2020