Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Due to expansion my client is looking to develop and strengthen their Contracting Team further with the recruitment of an additional Quantity Surveyor.. As the successful candidate you will cover projects primarily in the South including London and the South West of England. Working alongside a Contracts Manager you will take full financial and contractual control on all projects post order.
The role includes:
Financial Control of Contracts
Pro-active Member of Contracts Department Team
Maintain Reporting Procedures, including:- Monthly Reporting, Debtors List
Develop Client relationships, Develop Supply Chain Relationships
Develop and assist in assistant surveying training
Assists Sales Team in Procurement
Liaison with Estimating, Accounts, Purchasing and Customer Care
Attend Internal Surveying and debtor review Meetings
Oversee Project Commercial matters, identify opportunity
Time management and maximization of people resources
Resolve Payment disputes / claims – Client, Main Contractor and Sub Contractors
Negotiate with Clients
Final Account Resolution
Provide Value Management advice
Ensure monthly WIPS figures are accurate and on time
Manage Contractual Correspondence
Identify Claim Situations
Ensure contractual Obligations are complied with
Actively ensure compliance with Site Operations Plan and procedures
Review and manage procurement handover with internal project team
Responsible for Administration of Contract Documents
Monitor Subcontract Retentions
Skills and Experience:
Commercial / Financial Acumen
Must hold a relevant construction based qualification and have proven experience within the UK commercial office and data centre markets
Access Flooring projects experience
Quantity Surveyor – Hertfordshire
Maidstone, Kent, United Kingdom
Bathroom and kitchen fitter - Ashford and Maidstone - £130 PD - £230PD Our Client is a small Ashford based firm providing high-quality domestic kitchen and bathroom supply and installations services across Kent. We are currently seeking a kitchen and bathroom fitter capable of working to high standards and under minimal supervision. If you have a keen eye for detail, and insist on the end result being beyond reproach then your installation skills could fit well into this expanding company. Customer care, getting it right first time, and being able to take pride in a job well done are the most important aspects of this role.
To manage fits from removal of the existing to completion of fitting the new suite under the supervision of an installation manager
Curious, professional and smart manner at all times
Respect for the properties being worked in
High levels of cleanliness while working
Good timekeeping skills
Ability to work to pre-agreed and reasonable timescales
Project management to ensure work follows required timescales
Basic construction knowledge
Awareness of health and safety requirements, and application to the work undertaken
Basic plumbing knowledge including solder, compression and push fit systems, hot and cold water supply systems and basic heating system understanding
Floor and wall tiling, including layout calculations, adhesive selection, cutting methods, multiple materials, and fixing methods
The ability to apply and finish silicone sealant to a professional standard
Ability to install laminate and vinyl plank flooring
Kitchen installation including scribing panels and mason’s mitre worktop joints
Knowledge of laminate, solid wood and solid surface worktops and their different installation requirements
Other desirable skills include electrics, plastering, carpentry, kitchen fitting, advanced plumbing and water softener installation
Enthusiastic and self-driven
Ability to work from mainly verbal and often remote instruction
Understanding the impact of your role within a small and expanding company
The right candidate would ideally have their own presentable van to travel to and from work sites, although consideration will be given to those without. Tools can be provided if required but a candidate with their own tools would be preferred. This is an exciting opportunity to join a small expanding company with a brilliant reputation for customer service, workmanship and professionalism, and by helping to uphold these standards you will be able to help drive the success of the business, which will be rewarded with additional responsibilities and remuneration. We are committed to upholding the training and development of our staff, and as such consideration will be given to candidates with all experience levels and backgrounds. This job description is designed to outline the role, but may not detail all duties the job role requires to be completed. If you feel you have the attention to detail this role requires, and hold the skills necessary to complete high-quality bathroom installations then please send you current CV to for consideration. Due to the volume of applications received it is not possible to provide feedback to unsuccessful applicants.
Ups building and maintenance Ltd
Skelmersdale, United Kingdom
Due to continued growth and success a number of Wet room / Bathroom fitters are required to carry out adaptations works across the North West we have opportunities for self employed and cards in staff and supervisory roles.
To be considered you should be a qualified tradesperson with multi-skilled capability covering plumbing, carpentry, tiling and plastering. The successful candidates will have a proven track record in fitting all types of wet room, have a high skill level and ability to deliver jobs with minimal defects. You will be required to carry out installation work to occupied and vacant properties whilst ensuring that H&S procedures and policies are adhered to at all times.
To be considered you must fit the follow criteria;
Trade qualifications C & G / NVQ / Apprenticeship
Proven track record in fitting wet rooms or Bathrooms
Own power tools 110V
Strong customer / client facing skills
a full valid UK driving licence.
Be able to pass CRB check
These opportunities are to join an established business on a full-time basis, whilst offering continuity of work. Please send through an up to date CV detailing your career history to date, and I will be in touch to discuss the role further
Mitcham, United Kingdom
We're based between Tooting and Mitcham, South West London and supply and install equipment such as awnings, parasols, sail shades, outdoor structures, pergolas. We're looking for fitters with experience of mechanical fitting, ground-works or strong skills from another construction trade such as carpentry.
The job includes surveying, installation and maintenance of our equipment, right across the UK. This is a hands-on site-based job. A mature can-do attitude is required.
Key skills required:
• Good knowledge of hand and electrical tools
• A good command of written and spoken English is essential
• Ability to carry out on-site installations in an organised and efficient manner
• Full, clean UK driving licence (or equivalent)
• Physically fit
• Logical, adaptable and a problem solver
• Knowledge of safe working practices
• Flexibility with working hours and overnight stays
• Living in the South West London area or a willingness to relocate is advisable
• Electrical experience an advantage but not essential
• Carpentry skills an advantage but not essential
• Current CSCS card desirable but not essential as training will be provided
• 6am starts at the workshop every day are required.
• The role involves a lot of travel as we cover the whole of the UK.
• This job can involve some working hours during the spring and summer, including some over night stays.
• Plenty of overtime particularly during their busy Spring/Summer period, boosting earnings to as much as £800 gross per week.
• Offers the security and benefits of a permanent job (ie. paid holidays, pension scheme, private health insurance)