Site Forman

  • Location

    Aberdeen, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Mechanical Engineering

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  • Contact:

    Vanessa Theobald

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Ensure that all team members provide the necessary services and support that the Project Managers requires to deliver compliant projects on time, to budget, in a way that satisfies our customers.
Deputies for the role of Site Supervisor on smaller Installations and/or periods of Site Supervisor absence from site
Provide support and assistance to the Site Supervisor.
Control and supervision of 'Site' Installation activities, labour, materials, equipment and contracted resource.
To ensure compliance with customer and company specifications, plans and working instructions ensuring site and product compliance with Quality, Health Safety & Environmental standards and current legislations.
Communicate with Customers, suppliers, and sub-contractors with respect to 'Installation' plans and progress. Ensuring activities yield least time and cost options to meet customer and company requirements and specifications.


Ensure activities of the 'designated site' Installation team are controlled and structured to meet the project objectives.
Oversee the 'Site' Installation phase of allocated projects. Working closely, and communicating, with site personnel, customer, suppliers, sub-contractors and associated departments.
Assist with the preparation of Method Statements, Risk Assessments, Crane plans, Health Safety & Environmental documents, etc to ensure compliance with current regulations and legislations.
Assist in site audits, inspections, surveys, pre-site visits and meetings for Installation aspects of all projects on behalf of the client.


Lead by example on matters of Health Safety & Environmental, welfare and codes of conduct.
Identify and implement areas of improvement for Site working.
Work under his / her, own initiative providing motivation and supervision of 'Site' personnel.
Responsible for day to day control of 'designated site' personnel including welfare and discipline on assigned projects, including holding a permit.
Maximise the use of management control systems to ensure accurate and auditable project control.
Reporting of 'designated site' activities, progress, issues and concerns.
Ensure that the Installation Supervisors/Engineers are informed of major developments and/or problems associated with assigned projects, supply chain and customers. Providing permanent monitors and records of relevant issues.


Promote and represent the client when required, setting a good personal example at all times.
Take all possible and reasonable steps to create a harmonious working
environment using effective communication and team working techniques.
Be aware of, and adhere to policies and procedures, including but not limited to ISO9001, ISO14001, BS OHSAS 18001, the Health, Safety, Welfare, Environmental & Quality policies and procedures and Employee Handbook.
Undertake tasks and responsibilities assigned by line manager.



Full UK driving licence
Previous site/installations experience on gas terminals or similar site
Understanding of 'site' Health Safety & Environmental requirements
Communication skills with an ability to interact with people at all levels
One, two and/or three-week continuous working away will be required

Previous understanding of working on CDM area's
SCO91 and able to hold a permit on site/SMSTS or Equivalent Site Supervisor qualification
First Aid
Worked on sites using CDM regulations.
Confined spaces and Slinger Banks man
Fork Lift Truck drivers