Contract Journal is growing, and fast. It’s a great opportunity to join our transformation! We’re recruiting for a construction news editor with a true passion for construction industry news, construction articles relating to main issues in the industry, construction trends and massive construction activity in the United Kingdom.
Why Join our Construction News Team?
The Construction News team covers two key areas of Contract Journal’s content – construction news stories and investigations across a wide range of construction industry trends, contract awards, plus in-depth features guides on such key topics as health and safety, construction law and more. It also runs the ContractJournal.co.uk homepage.
Why Our Role?
The Construction News Editor (News and Articles) has a key role at the heart of the team. We’re looking for a talented, hungry and experienced journalist or editor to help drive the site’s news and articles content.
JAM Recruitment Ltd
Role: Senior Infrastructure Engineer Location: Nottingham Salary: Highly Competitive Type: Permanent The Background The Client is a specialist Civil and Structural Engineering consultancy who deliver a range of Commercial and Infrastructure projects to their client base. Due to an increased workload they are looking to recruit a Senior Civil Engineer with detailed drainage and Microdrainage experience to join their existing team. The Role Reporting into the Associate Director, as a Senior Civil Engineer you will be responsible for the technical and financial control of civil engineering aspects of projects. In this role you will undertake detailed drainage designs for projects ranging in size from residential houses to mixed purpose buildings, drainage strategy, implementing SUDS, storm &; foul water attenuation design and road design. This role will involve a lot of interaction with other members of the team as well as clients so excellent communication skills are essential as you will be responsible for developing client relationships and winning repeat business. You… To be a successful Senior Civil Engineer you will have previous experience as a Civil Engineer in a consultancy environment undertaking tasks such as drainage design, road design and flood risk assessments. You will have the ability to use specialist design software such as Microdrainage and Windes. Your experience will be backed up by a degree in a relevant engineering subject and ideally either hold Chartered status to an organization such as ICE or be at a level to work towards Chartered. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position
Barratt Developments Plc
Coalville, Coalville, Leicestershire LE67, UK
The brightest design minds. Keep us one step ahead . Keen to create the homes of the future? At Barratt Developments we’re driving sustainability and innovation that reduce our homes’ reliance on natural resources and their impact on the environment, both during construction and in operation. Plus, the sheer variety of our sites and the scale of our operations mean your professional challenges will come in all shapes and sizes. With most people coming from an architectural or engineering background, they’re combining current construction regulation knowledge and imagination to help innovate, transform and delight our customers’ lives.
Producing, reviewing and revising working and planning drawings together with investigating technical problems to provide economical solutions whilst supporting colleagues across the country with a wide variety of enquiries relating to standard and non-standard house designs. You will also have exposure to external regulatory bodies and suppliers. With experience in a similar role you will be a great communicator, that is highly organised with the customer at the forefront of your mind.
We invest in our people – giving them the support they need to deliver exceptional service and quality. It’s one of the reasons we’re recognised as one of the nation’s top housebuilders. It’s part of who we are. So you can expect career development, along with a great flexible rewards package that you can tailor to your needs. Keep us one step ahead – Move your career forward. Job Requirements:
Summary of the role
Production and maintenance of standard Group House type Working Drawings and Standard Details from Design sketch drawings. Collating Technical Specifications, liaising with Group Suppliers and supporting Operational Divisions.
Produce Working and Detailed drawings of new House types using AutoCad. Autodesk Revit experience would be beneficial although full training will be provided.
Work to be a genuine interpretation of the designs, to be technically accurate, clear, in full accordance with all technical regulations and to a programme.
Assist with updating and revising existing House type working drawing portfolio as required.
Liaise and provide back up to Divisions providing them with information and dealing with any queries that arise from the office and/or sites.
Assist in preparation of Company brochures and presentations.
Critique Divisions non-standard designs.
Encourage feedback on House types from Divisions.
Check and monitor 3rd Party information relating to House types.
Communicate with and visit Divisions both at offices and on sites.
Communicate with all Regulatory bodies as required.
The ability to liase with NHBC and obtain national house type approval certification for group house types.
Skills / Attributes Required
Good organisation and personal management skills.
A good Technical knowledge of current Regulations and associated legislation.
Excellent presentation skills.
An eloquent communicator interfacing with Divisional teams, sites and regulatory bodies.
Be aware of costs and be customer focused.
Work well in a busy team.
What About the Benefits Package?
Competitive base salary
Company Bonus Scheme
25 days holiday
Money Purchase Pension Scheme
Life assurance cover
Choice of Flexible Benefits
Portable Offices (Hire) Ltd
Chester, United Kingdom
Portable Offices is a leading provider of portable and modular building solutions. Our business is growing and we are looking for experienced Project Managers and Project Supervisors to join our team.
We have depots in five UK locations, and are looking for candidates to cover two regional areas: South/South West England, and North/North West England/Midlands
Our Project Managers play a key part in negotiating, planning and delivering high quality installations and removals.
To commercially evaluate, plan and execute projects in conjunction with our sales and support teams.
To control costs and deliver projects on budget, and on time.
To ensure that high quality, defect free buildings are handed over, exceeding customer expectations.
To take responsibility for all site health and safety aspects of projects including; pre-contract documentation and meetings, method statements and risk assessments.
To build and maintain excellent relationships with customers, suppliers, contractors, and internal departments.
Our Project Supervisors work on site with our teams of staff and external contractors to deliver high quality buildings to our customers.
To co-ordinate labour and materials required to ensure costs are managed and projects are delivered on time
To work with closely with the project manager and other stakeholders to ensure projects are well coordinated and responsibilities are clearly defined.
To take full responsibility for health and safety compliance on site.
If you are looking for a challenging role, have a passion for putting customers first and a talent for delivering exceptional projects, please get in touch!
A competitive salary and benefits package is available for successful candidates.
Both positions require travel to Portable Offices locations and customer sites around the areas detailed above.
Successful candidates will be required undergo enhanced DBS checks as required by our customers in the education and health sectors.
Please note: applications received over the Christmas period will be reviewed week commencing 2nd January 2018.