Construction Foreman Job Vacancy at NEWL

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Arusha
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Website NEWL

Since 1987 NEWL has positioned itself to become an engineering solutions provider in East and Sub Saharan Africa.

Construction Foreman Job Vacancy at NEWL

Job Title: Construction Foreman

Reporting Line Manager: Project Manager

Department: Projects

Job Summary:

The Foreman is responsible for scheduling, co-ordinating and supervising the work of all site operatives, ensuring that all work is delivered safely on time and within budget along with managing equipment and materials required. This involves ensuring all Company and legal regulations are implemented, that all required documentation is completed as necessary and recording daily work on site.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan, implement and manage construction tasks in accordance with priorities and goals
  • Ensuring that work on site conforms to company and legal health and safety requirements
  • Overseeing the coordination of construction works and ensuring that they are in accordance with priorities and plans
  • Coordinate construction at site to satisfactory and compliant completion
  • Reporting possible health and safety hazards
  • Following instructions and complete projects in accordance with methods of procedures
  • Tracking the progress of work using checklists
  • Supervise the use of machinery and equipment
  • Resolve problems when they arise
  • Producing schedules and monitoring the attendance of team.
  • Inspecting construction sites continuously and ensuring that manpower and resources are adequate
  • Tracking expenditure and ensuring that it stays within budget
  • Identifying and resolving problems that may arise during construction processes
  • Ensuring that quality standards are met
  • Guaranteeing and implementing safety precautions
  • Reporting the progress of construction projects to managers, supervisors, engineers, and other relevant personnel

Skill Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a Foreman or in a similar role within the construction sector
  • In-depth knowledge of construction procedures, equipment and OSH guidelines and safety practices
  • Understanding of electrical and hydraulic systems
  • Ability to read drawings, plans and blueprints
  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Proficiency in interpreting construction plans and specifications
  • Ability to effectively manage resources and meet project deadlines
  • Excellent knowledge of construction operations and equipment
  • Good time-management skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Critical-thinker and problem-solver
  • Good math skills
  • Good physical condition and stamina
  • Any additional relevant certification will be considered an advantage

Minimum Qualification:

  • Must be a Citizen of Tanzania
  • Diploma or degree in Civil Engineering or a related field
  • At least 5 Years Working Experience in a similar role

How to Apply:

Applicants are invited to submit their Application Letters, Resume’s, Copies of Certificates

and other Credential Certificates via e-mail to:


Chief Human Resources & Administration

P.O.BOX 7026


Deadline: Applications to be received before 23rd March 2024.

If you are not contacted by Northern Engineering Works Limited Five (5) days after the closing date, you should consider your application as unsuccessful. Short listed candidates may be subjected to any of the following: competency assessment and reference checking.

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