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£7 – £10 per hour (Depending on location and experience)

40+ hours per week


A Gateman will be responsible for the security and entry of the site. Typically a Gateman will be an experienced security worker with knowledge of the construction industry. One of the most important facets of the job is to ensure the site is secure and no unauthorised personnel enter as well as logging the entry and exits of vehicles, people and delivery of materials.

Client / Project

Your client could be anything from commercial, residential, rail, road and engineering backgrounds.

About the role

The Foreman will undertake the following duties, but is not limited to:

* Banking site vehicles

* Marshalling traffic and pedestrians

* Assisting with deliveries

* Controlling access to and from the site

* May have to assist with the work on site as and when required (depending on client)

* Ensure all workers and visitors sign in and out of the site

About the Candidate

* Previous experience in a security role in a relevant industry

* A good communicator with professionals across all levels of the site

* Candidate must be alert at all times with excellent level of awareness

* Excellent attention to detail when logging the entrance/exit activities

* A good level of understanding on all aspects of construction

* Flexible, especially if the project is located away from home

* Depending on the client you may have to provide your own Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

* Be able to provide references for work of a similar nature for previously completed contracts

* Must be of reasonable physical fitness

Skills and Qualifications


* Construction Skills Certificate Scheme (CSCS) holder.


* The opportunity to work on exciting projects

* The opportunity to progress your career

* May include petrol allowance if project involves long distance travelling

* Contractor work can come with excellent rates

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