• Job Ref: 8786
  • GPC Mobile: 086-0119146
  • GPC Job Phone: 086-0119146
  • salary: €60k - €70k

General Foreman required for one of Ireland’s top civil engineering companies. This is a full-time role with career progression opportunities, for the right candidate. The successful candidate will be based in on projects in Dublin. This client has a strong pipeline of work in the region.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and coordinate daily construction activities on-site.
  • Ensure adherence to project specifications, plans, and quality standards.
  • Lead and motivate on-site construction teams, including subcontractors and labourers.
  • Provide clear direction, set expectations, and cultivate a collaborative and safety-conscious work environment.
  • Collaborate with the project manager to develop and implement project schedules.
  • Efficiently manage on-site resources to meet project milestones and deadlines.
  • Uphold and promote a robust safety culture on-site.
  • Conduct regular safety meetings, inspections, and audits to ensure compliance with safety regulations.
  • Implement and uphold quality control measures to meet or surpass industry standards.
  • Conduct routine inspections and address any quality-related issues promptly.
  • Facilitate transparent communication between on-site teams, subcontractors, and project managers.
  • Provide timely progress reports, raise concerns, and communicate issues to project management.


  • Proven experience as a General Foreman in civil engineering or construction projects, with electrical utilities or water experience preferred.
  • Thorough understanding of construction processes, safety regulations, and quality control standards.
  • Strong leadership and team management abilities.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in reading and interpreting construction plans and specifications


  • Salary €60k – €70k neg DOE
  • Company vehicle/travel allowance
  • Pension

If you are a General Foreman considering a career move, please feel to send your CV or contact Lisa Cullen on 086-0119146 for a confidential discussion. GPC will not send any applicants CV’s to clients without a full discussion and prior consent. GPC is a specialist construction recruitment consultancy based in Dublin and has more than 24 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally

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