General Forman Engineering

Company overview

Our Client is a well known & recognized company in the railway industry operating in multiple markets. Due to the ever growing expansion & growth of the company, the position General Forman Rail Engineering is now opened. Applying to this job ad means that you might have a chance to work in a truly global enviroment with some of the best teams in the industry, working on world class projects. There are several slots available for the role of General Forman Rail Engineering but are also limited to the best & most experienced candiates. 

Salary: 40 000 – 50 000 EUR
Only CVs written in German language are admissible!

Position TitleGeneral Forman Engineering
Language SkillsGerman – B2, English – B2
Professional Skills

Management, division and supervision of subordinate employees and external subcontractors

Local support of the construction manager

Planning, organisation and controlling of the construction

Ensuring the measures necessary for the construction

Keeping records and documentation on site

Monitoring of economic and technical construction work

Instruction and instruction for subcontracting companies

Education (min)

Technical education in Construction or Polishing School

Willingess to Travel (%)20%
Reports toProject Manager
SectorIndustrial & Engineering


Role description

Leading an onsite team

Promoting Health and Safety, Environment to the wider team, ensuring quality, timely and safe work practices;

Fulfilling Health & Safety responsibilities by adhering to the Company’s Health & Safety Policy and Management Plans;

Tracking and monitoring KPI compliance and recommending improvements to systems to maintain team production;

Ensuring that all plant, transport and materials used on the site are of sufficient quality and quantity to complete the task in question;

Taking responsibility for the management of the subcontractors appointed to the contract.

Ensuring all works undertaken comply with set budget.

Ensure the site is kept to a high standard and meets management expectations.

Carrying out any disciplinary measures necessary to site operatives, site foreman or subcontractors in accordance with policy.


Completed polishing school or technical education in the area of construction

Several years of practical experience as a general foreman / foreman

Characteristics such as initiative, teamwork and leadership skills

German language skills, additional language skills are an advantage

Personal characteristics

Creative, Team spirit


Reports to the Project Manager


 Our client offers you a challenging, future-oriented position with a high degree of freedom in a world market-leading and fast-growing company.

In keeping with the importance of this key position, we offer appropriate remuneration that also takes into account personal performance.