Lioness at LIONSROCK

Construction Foreman (m/f/d)

Full-time | 45 hours per week | LIONSROCK, Bethlehem, South Africa


FOUR PAWS is the global animal welfare organisation for animals under direct human influence, which reveals suffering, rescues animals in need and protects them. Find out more about our sustainable campaigns and projects on

Would you like to contribute to something meaningful and work with us along our mission? This is your chance. We are looking for dedicated people to enrich our team.

Your contribution will be

  • Reviewing, evaluating, and scheduling of daily construction work orders and assignments with construction personnel.
  • Providing guidance and assistance to the construction team as needed to perform the assigned work, to monitor progress of completion of work orders and team assignments
  • Ensuring construction jobs are completed in accordance with the highest standards of efficiency
  • Evaluating staff performance, compliance to disciplinary codes, compliance with OHSA Regulations and enabling a positive team culture
  • Monitoring inventory and usage of materials and equipment
  • Providing regular reports to your Line Manager on all construction areas of sanctuary activities, progress of scope of work, as well as any irregularities


Your profile ideally illustrates

  • Proven experience as a Construction Foreman or similar role
  • Relevant qualification or proven work experience
  • Strong written and verbal English skills
  • In possession of a valid driver’s license
  • Strong leadership and collaboration skills
  • Strong technical knowledge of erecting high security fencing and/or a strong background with general steel works
  • Great affinity to animal welfare and FOUR PAWS vision and mission


Our offer includes

  • The opportunity to truly contribute to global animal welfare
  • A multinational team with the spirit of being ONE FOUR PAWS
  • An animal friendly workplace with a dynamic and pleasant job environment
  • A modern leadership culture and promotion of training measures


FOUR PAWS works towards a world filled with respect, empathy and understanding for animals and believes in the same values for people: we strongly encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds and lived experiences to apply as we welcome everyone who wants to support our mission. Please contact if you require assistance applying to this position.

All interested individuals are invited to submit their applications for the position. Please note that in compliance with applicable laws and regulations, having a valid work permit for the respective country or being eligible to obtain one is a requirement for this position prior to commencing employment.

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