General Foreperson

Full time

Devon & Cornwall, United Kingdom


We are currently seeking to recruit a General Foreperson to work as part of a multi-disciplinary engineering team, delivering clean and wastewater projects in Devon & Cornwall. Works comprise of civil engineering and building works and the General Foreperson should have a background of delivering water or wastewater projects.

Applicants should have a strong background in the successful delivery of civil engineering projects and will likely come from a skilled trades background.   It may be that you are currently working as a General Foreperson or perhaps you are a Site Supervisor seeking to take the next step in your career.

Reporting into the Site Manager, duties include but are not limited to;

  • Management of sub-contractors
  • Supervision of Site Operatives
  • Daily site briefings
  • Assisting with the Production of Health & Safety plans & Method Statements
  • Assisting to write Risk Assessments
  • Site inspections

Desired Background/Qualifications

  • Civil Engineering project background
  • CSCS

About Trant; 

Trant Engineering Ltd has a long history of engineering and construction excellence, delivering high quality EPC engineering and construction services throughout the UK and overseas. We successfully deliver complex turnkey engineering projects in sectors such as Process & Water, Energy, Defence, Oil & Gas and Nuclear. 

We offer clients a range of services including design, manufacturing, installation, construction and commissioning. Our in-house design and offsite manufacturing teams’ work closely to develop technology-based solutions with a strong focus on innovation and value engineering. 

Our in-house multi-disciplinary services include civil, process, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, control and automation, supplemented by the design and manufacture of Control Panels, MCC’s, PLC’s, SCADA and automation systems. We also provide a range of bespoke modular and containerised water & wastewater treatment and fuel conditioning systems. 

We have over 750 employees and a healthy forward order book and with a targeted turnover of £150m this year, it is an exciting time to join the business.

Equal Opportunities; 

Trant Engineering Limited is committed to equal opportunities for all and we do not discriminate on the grounds of race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, gender, disability or age. 


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