Position: Experienced Surfacing Foreman
Reports to: Surfacing Supervisor
Position type: Full Time Permanent
Derek Lewis Limited are currently looking to recruit an experienced multi skilled Foreman to work within the Surfacing Department. The successful candidate will play a key role in the day to day operation, helping to ensure the profitability of contracts.
- Experience of surfacing materials
- Experience on working on all types of roads; Residential, Highways, primary route
- Roller Driving
- Screw Operations
- Vehicle banksman
- Rake Hand
- Manual Handling
- Appropriate NVQ
Roles & Responsibilities
- Produce daily, weekly and monthly plant equipment checks
- Toolbox talks
- Report any near misses
- Managing surfacing gangs
- Deal with any plant defects
- Ensure material waste is minimised
- At the end of the shift, ensure all plant is safely stored in designated parking area
- Ensure all work is completed to the highest standard and comply with contract specifications
Potential Candidates Must Have:
- Proven track record within a similar role
- Experience of compliance with health and safety
- Problem solver
- Team Work
Salary and Benefits
- Highly competitive hourly rate dependent on experience
Derek Lewis Background
Derek Lewis Limited was founded in 1973 and has since evolved into a multifaceted organisation with Surfacing, Civils and Plant Maintenance Departments. Our reputation as a trustworthy and reputable surfacing and civil engineering company has been achieved by placing the needs of the customer at the centre of our business.
Here at Derek Lewis Limited, we pride ourselves in being able to deliver an extensive range of services to our clients. Our flexible customer-focused approach allows us to respond with tailored solutions that meet the ever-changing demands of the modern construction environment. The customer is at the heart of everything we do; our highly skilled professional team will use the latest state of the art equipment to deliver a high quality product to meet the needs of our clients. In a highly competitive market Derek Lewis, a vibrant, forward-thinking company welcomes enquires from the public and private sectors to strengthen its partnerships to deliver high quality results.
Derek Lewis is committed to building a team of skilled, well-motivated individuals to move the company forward, it provides career opportunities at all levels of the organization and is a powerful advocate of apprenticeships and mentoring schemes. The company is actively seeking to attract professionally qualified individuals who will deliver work of the highest quality to meet the specific needs of the customer. With our highly skilled and driven team we are able to complete all contracts regardless of their size and complexity.
Derek Lewis Ltd are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.