Groundworks Foreman

MF Freeman is a second generation dynamic family owned and run business with a heritage of over 50 years.  Our homes are well built, quality and inspirational.  We have won awards for design, business and development.  We value our people and our customers. 

We are passionate about buildings, about architecture and about our homes.   

With a strong pipeline of work ahead of us in locations within 1½ hours travelling time of our head office in Ruardean we are now looking to strengthen our team with talented individuals.  We are seeking to appoint an experienced and commercially astute Groundworks Foreman to work as part of the Civils team on our housing developments.

The successful candidate:

A credible construction professional with new residential development experience.

Ideally you will reside within a reasonable commuting distance, or be willing to relocate.

Main responsibilities:

  • Managing the workforce efficiently.
  • Ensuring the correct utilisation of plant.
  • Material scheduling and call off.
  • Management of subcontract works relevant to civils operation.
  • Setting out of minor works.
  • Raising technical queries.
  • Maintaining records of site works
  • Management of health and safety of workforce.
  • Liaison with Site Managers and clients to ensure the smooth running of the site.

The ideal candidate for the Site Foreman opportunity will possess:

  • A good knowledge of Civils within the building industry with 5 years’ experience including having new homes developments.
  • Up to date knowledge of health and safety obligations and building legislation
  • CSCS Card.
  • Valid First Aid at Work certificate.
  • Ability to provide and maintain setting out and dimensional control when required.
  • Demonstrate the right behaviors to ensure the culture is in line with our Company values.

This position is full time and in return for an average 40 to 45 hour week you shall receive a competitive package including life insurance.

To apply for this vacancy please send your CV and covering letter to