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Plumbing Working Foreman

  • Location

    Surrey, England

  • Sector:

    Project Supervision & Management

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  • Salary:

    Up to £23 per hour

  • Contact:

    Davinia Farr

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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1st Step Solutions are currently recruiting for an experienced Plumbing Working Foreman for a 6 month contract position on a residential project in Surrey.

Candidates will be required to supervise plumbing work and coordinate teams of plumbers. The role consists of providing technical supervision, assigning tasks, reviewing work, making sure plumbing operatives apply safety standards, training personnel, and conducting inspections.

Duties & Responsibilities:
* Plans and lays out work from oral and written instructions
* Supervises and inspects the installation
* Review blueprints and confirm the project scope, budget, and timeline
* Delegate tasks to team members
* Oversee each phase on-site to ensure the project moves smoothly
* Document materials and equipment use, as well as any problems that arise
* Produce regular status reports for senior management

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
* Thorough knowledge of the practices, methods, materials, tools, and equipment of the plumbing trade
* Ability to supervise the work of skilled and semi-skilled operatives
* Ability to analyse defects in plumbing equipment and to determine necessary repairs
* Ability to read and interpret blue prints and to lay out work from prints, rough plans, sketches, drawings, and broken parts
* Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in writing and orally

Education & Experience:
* Trade background in Plumbing
* City & Guilds/NVQ in Plumbing
* Considerable experience as a plumber, including some supervisory experience

To apply, please click on the link or call the South East team on 0207 846 7622