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Vacancy: General Foreman

Location: West Dublin 

Salary: €65K - €70k + package

Our Client is a well-established, Irish homebuilder committed to building high-quality sustainable homes in excellent locations and providing exceptional customer service at each stage of the home-buying journey. Due to recent expansion they are looking to recruit an experienced General Foreman to be based in Co. Dublin.

The successful candidate will be working under a PM and will be responsible for the projects from groundworks to handover. The successful candidate will be experienced in working within main contractors/developers undertaking residential developments over at least 5 year period.

Responsibilities include:

  • The construction of a residential scheme from greenfield through to completion
  • Manage and coordinate both site staff and sub-contractors on site
  • Management of H&S on site to ensure highest standards are maintained
  • Liaise and communicate closely with the design team and other stakeholders
  • Plan the daily resourcing and control of site labour and ordering of materials, completing the online daily site diary and relevant weekly documentation in accordance with company policy
  • Carry out company compliance and administration procedures and recording performance and progress of site operations and subcontractors
  • Ensure all employees and site visitors comply with all Health and Safety obligations


  • Trade background or relevant Degree/Higher Diploma/HETAC qualification
  • 5+ years’ site management experience on residential projects
  • Proven record of seen projects through from greenfield to completion
  • Background in residential developments essential
  • Experienced of managing multiple residential contracts
  • Knowledge of latest building regulation and certification standards
  • A strong sense of ownership and responsibility for tasks/projects
  • Accuracy, attention to detail and a methodical nature are key
  • The ability to lead, use initiative and be self-motivated