Shuttering / Formwork Carpenter Foreman

South West

Job Description:

Successfully trading for over 25 years and working with top tier clients within the Construction Industry CarmichaelUK has gained a reputation for always "placing people first”.

Our Trades & Labour Division have secured a number of key Infrastructure contracts across the UK, and we are currently looking for a Shuttering / Formwork Carpenter Foreman for the Devonport Docks Project, to be engaged on a long-term basis.


Requirements Competencies:

  • Strong previous experience in major projects working as a Formworks / Shuttering Foreman.
  • Confident with all aspects of formworks, with understanding of Doka and Peri formworks systems.
  • Organise aspects of works, logistics and resource allocation to ensure progress is managed to programme deadlines.
  • Ownership of key programme milestones.
  • Keep teams on task and report to site management.
  • Perform toolbox talks and site briefings. 
  • Good awareness of safety on site.
  • Assisting around site when required.
  • Good understanding of IT systems, i.e., completing allocation sheets, timesheets, etc.


Ticket Requirements:

  • Minimum – CSCS Gold and SMSTS
  • Preferred – CSCS Black and SMSTS


Rates / Package:

  • Basic – £22.53 per hour 
  • OT1.5x – £33.80 per hour 
  • Composite Rate – £24.55 per hour  (based on 47.5hrs worked).
  • Allowances Available – Lodge / Mileage if eligibility criteria are met.