The construction foremen are responsible for attending and filling up many paperwork in construction sites. Among such works are; Worker attendance records, Work activity records, Non-compliance records, Material delivery records, Equipment allocation records, maintaining inventories, subcontractor allocation, attendance records, and similar tasks.

Apart from updating and maintaining such records, he may also be required to raise material submission forms, work inspection requests, test requests and similar submissions.

A foreman may also need to place supply and material orders, and conduct worker evaluations and participate in the hiring process.