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
My client is a quality building company that builds and renovates residential and commercial properties throughout London and Essex. The company has been built on reputation, with a strong focus on customer services and attention to detail.
About the Role
A new and exciting opportunity for an Estimator is now available within our fast growing team. As a company we take on works of all sizes ranging from £10,000 – £2m. If you believe you have the necessary skills that fulfill the criteria below then please contact us.
We are looking for an experienced team player to prepare and cost accurately tenders mainly within the residential sector, a broad knowledge of this area is essential.
Main Duties/Responsibilities :
Pricing potential works to meet and fulfill the clients’ direct requirements and to produce estimates from drawing and specifications of works
Collating information from material suppliers and sub-contractors in order to prepare accurate and competitive tenders
To provide a detailed schedule of works for each project
Keep track of costs and amend where required
Good eye for detail
Skills, Qualifications, Experience:
Highly numerate and in depth knowledge of the building sector
Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
Highly organised and efficient
Recognised construction/quantity surveying qualification to HND level or above
Advanced computer literacy including estimating software and Excel
At least 5 years relevant experience within the UK and proven track record of similar projects
Clean driving licence (preferred)
On site experience would also be advantageous
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Location: Letchworth, Hertfordshire
Hours: 40 hour week - 9am - 5pm
Salary: To be discussed depending on experience
Experience in the Door and Window Industry an advantage but not essential
After another year of growth Open Living are looking for a Marketing and Sales Administrator to join the team.
You will need to be able to provide first-class service in order to push the sales in our Company. Establish relationships with customers/builders/architects. Promoting our Company, branding, advertising etc.
Make necessary phones calls following up tasks, organizing mail shots, email promotions. Dealing with customers/builders face to face and over the phone.Demonstrate products in our show room to customers/builders. Assisting with all other duties within the office.
Flexibility, good communications skills and computer literate is a must.
Bi-folding doors, Administrator, sales, aluminum windows, UPVC windows, aluminum, Marketing, sliding doors.
Please apply by email for this Marketing and Sales Administrator role with your CV and covering letter.
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Valuation + Building Surveyor (RICS) – London / Greater London
My client is a Chartered Building Consultancy, registered with and vetted by Construction line, Association of Building Engineers, Association for Project Safety and regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
They were established in 2006. The practice has experience of working in residential and commercial sectors.The practice is a young and highly motivated company undertaking projects in London, Surrey, Sussex and Kent.
My client are looking to secure the services of an experienced residential surveyor to become a key part of their team within various locations in the UK.
Applicants will need to be RICS registered valuer, with at least 2 years post qualification experience of residential surveying, home buyer reports and mortgage valuation surveys as this role will be responsible for strategic relationships in these areas.
Candidates specifically need experience carrying out building surveys, homebuyer reports and valuations for home buyers. They are not looking for council or social housing specialists as the most previous employers. Clean driving license essential.
Mainly working solo but needs to be able to communicate well with clients.Working in greater London area (no area specifically)
Industry leading package available dependent on experience.
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