Kenton Black

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Kenton Black Aberdeen, Aberdeen City, UK
Jan 22, 2017
My client is a multi-national leading infrastructure consultancy who are in receipt of a large influx of project and framework appointments for 2017. At present they are building a team for work on a major highways scheme in Aberdeen the midlands and are in the market for commercial staff of all levels from Assistant QS up to Commercial Manager & Claims Specialists. The successful candidates can expect assignments that will last for a minimum of 6-12 months. The ideal candidates will have: • Civil engineering backgrounds including highways and earthworks sector experience (essential) • A fully conversant understanding of NEC3 forms of contract • 8-10 years experience working in the capacity of Senior Quantity Surveyor and/or Commercial Manager • Claims experience Apply now with an updated CV and/or for more information contact Dan Bowen on (Apply online only)
Kenton Black West of the U K
Jan 22, 2017
My client is an established house building contractor with an outstanding reputation in the UK. This repuation has foundations on there qualities and standards on both build and delivery,how they treat there employee's and customers. As a result of continued growth throughout 2016 and now demand for 2017. They are currently recruiting for an experienced Site Manager with an experienced residential background to join their already successful team working on a traditional new build site in the West Midlands, This opportunity offers the great potential of career progression to match your ambitions. Your duties will be to make sure Budgets, timescales and to work alongside their high standards. Key responsibilities for this role will include the following. Managing teams of sub contractors Liaising with architects & Client Planning and having 100% control of site activities The successful candidate for this role must also posses the following listed below Experience working traditional build. SMSTS CSCS Card First aid Proven track record in residnetial new build developments This vacancy offers a fantastic opportunity to join one of the UK'S well established housing companies, offering great individual career progression and packages. If you wish to find out more about this role or would like to apply please please contact James Newman at Kenton Black on (Apply online only). Or email an up to date CV to (url removed)
Kenton Black London, UK
Jan 22, 2017
Company: £300m Main Contractor £20m-£150m Projects Student Accommodation, High Rise Residential, Leisure, Commercial London Projects Role: Site Manager reporting into a Senior Site Manager on a flagship £130m project in Lambeth. Key responsibilities: Organise the site so that work is carried out to the required standard and with minimum risk to the general public, supervisory staff, operatives, equipment, materials and the environment Have a working knowledge of the requirements of Health, Safety and Environment legislation, in particular the Health and Safety at Work Act, Construction (Design and Management) Regulations and the Environmental Protection Act etc. Know the requirements of the Health, Safety and Environment Management System Ensure the project specific Construction Health, Safety and Environment is developed and reviewed periodically Ensure that staff under their immediate control are familiar with those parts of the Health, Safety and Environment Management System which affect them or the activities in which they are engaged Liaise with their line manager to ensure that staff under their control are trained in relevant Health, Safety and Environment matters Ensure that: Unauthorised access is prevented so far as is reasonably practicable Regulations are observed and that all registers, records and reports are in order Proper procedures are followed for the reporting of all accidents and incidents Persons wear appropriate protective clothing and equipment Adequate Health and Safety facilities and equipment are available and used by staff and operatives Visitors and guests are made aware of relevant Health, Safety and Environment matters Co-operate with the Health and Safety Director and Health, Safety and Environment Managers Arrange pre-contract meetings with contractors to discuss and subsequently check and monitor their working methods and other site requirements Prior to carrying out work on site, and, in consultation with the Line Manager / Health, Safety and Environment Manager / Sub-contractors / Suppliers arrange for the preparation, distribution and implementation of the following relevant site specific documents: Health and Safety rules Risk assessments / mitigation measures COSHH assessments Method statements Set a personal example and wear the appropriate protective clothing and equipment where required Be aware of, and within the scope of their responsibilities, actively work towards the achievement of the publicised Health, Safety and Environment Objectives and Targets for the current year Ensure all site correspondence and record sheets are sent to Head Office on a weekly basis
Kenton Black London, UK
Jan 22, 2017
Company: £300m Main Contractor £20m-£150m Projects Student Accommodation, High Rise Residential, Leisure, Commercial London Projects Role: Senior Site Manager reporting into a Project Manager on a flagship £130m project in Lambeth. Key responsibilities: Organise the site so that work is carried out to the required standard and with minimum risk to the general public, supervisory staff, operatives, equipment, materials and the environment Have a working knowledge of the requirements of Health, Safety and Environment legislation, in particular the Health and Safety at Work Act, Construction (Design and Management) Regulations and the Environmental Protection Act etc. Know the requirements of the Health, Safety and Environment Management System Ensure the project specific Construction Health, Safety and Environment is developed and reviewed periodically Ensure that staff under their immediate control are familiar with those parts of the Health, Safety and Environment Management System which affect them or the activities in which they are engaged Liaise with their line manager to ensure that staff under their control are trained in relevant Health, Safety and Environment matters Ensure that: Unauthorised access is prevented so far as is reasonably practicable Regulations are observed and that all registers, records and reports are in order Proper procedures are followed for the reporting of all accidents and incidents Persons wear appropriate protective clothing and equipment Adequate Health and Safety facilities and equipment are available and used by staff and operatives Visitors and guests are made aware of relevant Health, Safety and Environment matters Co-operate with the Health and Safety Director and Health, Safety and Environment Managers Arrange pre-contract meetings with contractors to discuss and subsequently check and monitor their working methods and other site requirements Prior to carrying out work on site, and, in consultation with the Line Manager / Health, Safety and Environment Manager / Sub-contractors / Suppliers arrange for the preparation, distribution and implementation of the following relevant site specific documents: Health and Safety rules Risk assessments / mitigation measures COSHH assessments Method statements Set a personal example and wear the appropriate protective clothing and equipment where required Be aware of, and within the scope of their responsibilities, actively work towards the achievement of the publicised Health, Safety and Environment Objectives and Targets for the current year Ensure all site correspondence and record sheets are sent to Head Office on a weekly basis
Kenton Black Worcester, UK
Jan 22, 2017
A leading Risk Management Consultancy are looking for you to join them as a Risk Consultant, covering Health and Safety operations across the South Midlands and beyond. Providing a range of services to a diverse and growing client base, you will be client-facing as well as site-orientated. Reporting into the Senior Risk Manager, you will be: • Providing bespoke solutions to clients based on their needs • Performing Risk Assessments and writing Method Statements to suit individual businesses • Working across the construction, manufacturing, engineering and FM sectors • Able to work from site to board level • Identifying hazards in high-risk environments You will have a good foundation of experience already and preference will be given to a construction background due to the nature of the risk portfolio encountered. You will also be: • Autonomous, friendly and approachable • Driven with a strong work-ethic • NEBOSH-qualified • H&S diploma-qualified/Grad IOSH (preferable) • Willing to travel as and when required • Adaptable and solutions-driven This is an excellent opportunity for you to cement a long-term career in Health & Safety alongside wider Risk Management. It will also give you an exposure to a range of sectors helping to build your experience
Kenton Black Liverpool, Merseyside, UK
Jan 22, 2017
Company: £200m Turnover 2 Offices (North West & London) Work across the UK Newbuild & Refurbishment £10m - £80m Student Accommodation, Mixed Used, High Rise Residential, Leisure Role Outline: To provide the overall leadership of the construction team/s at site level in delivering the scope of work within a major work package or project to the defined cost time and quality requirements. Key Responsibilities: To implement Safety Management Systems and personally set the standard of zero tolerance of unsafe practices and occurrences To be the Principal Contractor Representative across the multiple interfaces within the Project. To provide a single point of contact for the client in relation to project activities and represent our interests with the client To implement the training required to meet Health and Safety standards in full To establish the team structure, tools and processes that support delivery To actively promote and trial innovation in our methodology, processes and products To deliver the project within the authorised budget, optimising cost and quality parameters To ensure production controls are in place for monitoring, reporting, benchmarking works and improving performance To provide regular feedback of production analysis to the Construction Manager and the Commercial Manager To implement line HR policies and practices To create environment for exceptional team performance To ensure the teams, roles, skills and behaviour are aligned with the companies objectives and project requirements To optimise resource utilisation and eliminate waste wherever possible Represent the company outside normal working hours, e.g. council meetings, presentations Personal Specification: H&S Legislations Quality Control Process Mapping Presentation Skills Facilitation Commercial and Contractual Management Planning Management People/Team skills Leadership Skills Communication Delegation
Kenton Black Crowthorne, UK
Jan 22, 2017
KB Trades are urgently seeking a CSCS Labourers for ongoing works on a large refurbishment project in the Crowthorne, Berkshire. YOU MUST have a valid CSCS card, PPE, previous construction site experience and checkable references. To apply for this role, please call Liz Goodman at KB Trades on (Apply online only). KB Trades are a construction recruiter supplying trades & labour operatives throughout the UK. Please like us on Facebook @ KB Trades Please follow us on Twitter @ KB Trades
Kenton Black Birmingham, Birmingham, West Midlands, UK
Jan 22, 2017
My client, a small, Birmingham based Consultancy company are currently expanding their work force due to taking on large projects. They are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to be based in the Birmingham office on a permanent basis. The nature of the projects includes; -Commercial -Leisure -Residential Sectors The package includes a £40-50k salary based upon experience, Company car Pension Scheme The ideal candidate will be from a commercial sector background, Hold a BSc Degree (Quantity Surveying) Experience working on projects that exceed £1 million If an opportunity in an expanding company in the Midlands appeals to you then please dont hesitate to get in touch with an up-to-date CV in response to this advert. If you would likie more information about up coming roles please get in contact with James Griffiths directly on (Apply online only)
Kenton Black Bristol ( P O Boxes)
Jan 22, 2017
Urgent Freelance Site Engineering requirement in Bristol!! Initial 20 weeks work offered with competitive rates available!! My Client is a Market Leader within the Industrial Sector specialising in new build distribution centres and warehouses (project values +£15m). Due to continued success they are looking to strengthen their Operational Team in Bristol with an experienced freelance Site Engineer. Successful candidates will possess a valid CSCS card (First Aid and SMSTS desirable), twinned with experience of earthworks (cut/fill) and producing topographical surveys. A thorough working knowldge of LSS software and GPS is essential. Ideally candidates will supply their own EDM Total Station and AutoCAD software. SIte Engineer duties include: Setting-out +500 piles Primary surveys Initial site set-up and supervising Subcontractors Topographical checks Monitoring earthworks Cut/Fill Volume calculations If you are interested in an immediate start my Client is interviewing week commencing 23rd January. For further information please contact me on (Apply online only)
Kenton Black Liverpool, Merseyside, UK
Jan 22, 2017
Location: Liverpool Salary: Up to £70,000 + package Role: Project Manager (Number 1) Company: My client are a main contractor that turns over c£500m out of a number of offices, one of these being in the North West which is experiencing substantial growth within the area. They are an established award winning main contractor that has been growing steadily for over 45 years. Due to an increasing pipeline of work and continued growth they currently have an opportunity for a Project Manager to join the new build Construction Division working on schemes ranging from £5m - £40m within Liverpool, Bolton & Manchester. Sectors which you will be involved with are: Hi-Rise Residential Commercial Leisure Industrial Student Accommodation Mixed-Used Developments Role: Initially the Project Manager will be working on a large-scale project worth £15 million in Liverpool. Reporting into the Construction Director the Project Manager will be client facing whilst leading production and being responsible for the day to day management of the site. The Project Manager will have experience of working for a main contractor and be able to demostrate longevity with a company and ideally have knowledge of pre-construction. You must be ambitious and enthusiastic and ideally looking to progress and develop with a expanding company. For more information please contact Ian on (Apply online only)
Kenton Black Berkshire, UK
Jan 22, 2017
GENERAL FOREMAN REQUIRED My client is a national Soil Stabilisation contractor Looking for someone from a Groundworks/Earthworks background. Due to recent growth and increased work load my client is looking to recruit for a General foreman to oversee work on their latest projects. This role is an urgent requirement so apply now or call for more information. Types of Projects: • Soil Stabilisation Duties Include • This is a customer facing role and you will be responsible for liasing with clients site management structure and visitors • Briefing the labour force and planning each day • Tool box talks • H&S site checks and paperwork • Overseeing movement of plant and maintenance management What we are looking for • The ideal Candidate will be from a Groundworks/Earthworks background • At least 3 years experience running Groundworks/Earthworks teams • CSCS as minimum Locations of work: • Nationwide must be willing to travel £65 per night logging allowance Salary and Package: • Salary up to £40,000 plus Car and package
Kenton Black Whitley, Coventry CV3, UK
Jan 22, 2017
KB Trades are urgently seeking a fully experienced Site Labourer for long term work on a large refurbishment site in Whitley, Coventry. You MUST have a valid CSCS card, PPE, previous construction site experience and checkable references. You MUST be hardworking and reliable. Duties will include: . Site clearance . Loading skips . Unloading deliveries . Assisting trades . Cleaning welfare facilities . & any other duties as directed by the Site Manager To apply for this role, please call Liz Goodman at KB Trades on (Apply online only). KB Trades are a construction recruiter supplying trades & labour operatives throughout the UK. Please like on on Facebook @ KB Trades Please follow us on Twiiter @ KB Trades
Kenton Black Rugby, UK
Jan 22, 2017
My client is an £60 Million turnover Building Contractor based within the Midlands. They currently operate from One Regional Office and are experiencing a prolonged period of growth. This is due to both the buoyancy of the market but also the strong relationships with both new and existing clients. Almost all of their work in negotiated with some key clients. They have been growing the pre-construction and commercial teams over the last 6 months and as a result have been awarded a number of schemes throughout the Southern Midlands Region. They are now looking to fill a number of operational roles and have an imminent need for an experienced Senior Site Manager to join the team. The scheme is an industrial development in the Rugby area and is approx £8M in value. The role will require somebody who is used to getting their hands dirty and wants to manage the devlopement on the ground and not from behind a desk. If you think this is you and you are interested in having a conversation please attach your CV. Ideally they are looking for a safe pair of hands who is competent running one Scheme up to £10M or a number of smaller schemes approximately £2M in value. Sector experience that would be useful would include Industrial, Commercial and Leisure - all D&B IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR A NEW CHALLENGE AND AN OPPORTUNITY TO HELP BUILD AND GROW AN ALREADY SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS PLEASE APPLY!!! Salary • early to mid 50's + Package (Depending on experience) Location •Site in the southern Rugby Area. "Call Ben Kenyon if you have any queries regarding this role before applying
Kenton Black Birmingham, Birmingham, West Midlands, UK
Jan 22, 2017
Building Senior Estimator - UP to £70,000 + package My client are a leading national main contractor that currently turnover approximately £5 Billion. They work within a variety of different sectors and are experiencing a sustained period of growth. They have a number of regional offices throughout the UK and the Birmingham region currently has a turnover of £40M for the construction arm alone. They tender schemes from £1M to £50M and the sectors they work in Education, Commercial, Healthcare, Industrial, Mixed Use and Leisure. They are keen to increase turnover and as they are part of a number of large frameworks have secured an order book well into 2018. They are a respected regional building contactor with a rich history of delivering new build and refurbishment projects across the region. As Senior Estimator you will form part of a key Estimating team responsible for supporting the commercial input across a large portfolio including large scale regeneration projects, Schools, Leisure and Healthcare. You will be required to prepare tenders for a full range of works, from small to major works on commercial projects. To ensure the estimating function provides a full commercial contribution to the organisation. Estimate the costs for tenders. Negotiate with suppliers and subcontractors. Support value engineering. Support the process of assessing, preparing (including post-tender activities), validating, adjudication and final submission of tenders on time and to the required quality. If this role could be of interest and you want to have a confidential conversation about the role call Ben Kenyon on (Apply online only)
Kenton Black Birmingham, Birmingham, West Midlands, UK
Jan 22, 2017
Building Estimator - £55,000 - Birmingham - Top 10 Contractor My client are a leading national main contractor that currently turnover approximately £5 Billion. They work within a variety of different sectors and are experiencing a sustained period of growth. They have a number of regional offices throughout the UK and the Birmingham region currently has a turnover of £40M for the construction arm alone. They tender schemes from £1M to £50M and the sectors they work in Education, Commercial, Healthcare, Industrial, Mixed Use and Leisure. They are keen to increase turnover and as they are part of a number of large frameworks have secured an order book well into 2018. They are looking for an Estimator who can work within a team of three. If you have contracting experience and are keen to work for one of the countries largest contractors this could be the opportunity for you. Your Respnsibilities As an estimator within the commercial team you will be reporting directly in to the Commercial Manager. The right candidate will be responsible for preparing and submitting tender packages for projects ranging from £1M to £50M in value. The ideal candidate will be keen to progress and further their career by advancing to Managing Estimator once established and successfully delivered. Call Ben Kenyon on (Apply online only) if you have any queries regarding this opportunity
Kenton Black Coventry, West Midlands, UK
Jan 22, 2017
Quality Assurance Manager Circa £32,000 p/a with potential annual bonus and package My Client is an established Regional Contractor specialising in fast-track fit-out and refurbishments in the Commercial and Student Accommodation sectors. Due to continued success, they are looking to develop their Operations Team in Coventry with an experienced QA Manager. Quality Assurance Manager duties and responsibilities will include: Development Process Use survey instruments, metering devices, tape measures, and test equipment, to perform inspections. Review and interpret plans, site layouts, specifications, and construction methods to ensure compliance to statutory requirements and safety regulations. • Inspect and monitor construction sites to ensure adherence to safety standards, building codes, specifications and general quality of workmanship. Measure dimensions and verify level, alignment, and elevation of structures and fixtures to ensure compliance to building plans and codes. Monitor contractors and feedback on work completed. Keep records of all the tests that have been carried out. Record data to analyse your results and report your findings. Ensuring contractors have relevant documentation and cards. Operation Process Ensure there is communication between developments and operations during the handover process. Inspect buildings, wiring, plumbing, electrical circuits, heating and drainage systems, during and after construction for structural integrity, general safety and conformance to specifications and codes. Maintain daily logs and supplement inspection records with photographs. Promote workplace safety and ensure safety practices are followed. Arranging and overseeing the handover of new sites from the construction team to the operations team. Management Process Assist with preparation of Planned/Preventative Maintenance and Improvement Plans to ensure minimal entry into guest`s rooms. Spot check on maintenance assistant`s tasks and completion of PMP during your monthly site visit. Recommend the purchase of goods, equipment and training opportunities for maintenance staff and/or Contractors. Ensuring standards in regards to surface repairs utilising the visibility portal. Developing processes for Contractors and visitors including maintenance processes – i.e. using and understanding the maintenance system (SIMS) Contractors - overseeing them whilst on site including; ensuring quality of standards and workmanship. Overseeing, snagging, and approving work such as – painting, electric`s, and plumbing. Overall, identifying and reporting issues/concerns to the Maintenance Manager regarding work completed by Maintenance Assistants and Contractors across all sites. To comply with company policies and procedures. To carry out any other duties that may be required from you from time to time to meet the needs of the business. Individual Requirements Successful candidates will possess valid CSCS, First Aid and SMSTS accreditation, twinned with +5 years` experience delivering Commercial or Student Accommodation fit-out projects. Additionally, candidates will be possess a proactive approach and a close attention for detail. Working in a fast-paced environment candidates will be able to illustrate a logical/methodical approach to your work and you must be accurate when taking measurements and recording figures. Good communication skills are important to motivate others to improve the quality of their work, as well as to explain your findings clearly. My Client will be interviewing from Monday 23rd January with a view to start the right candidate immediately. If you are interested in further details please contact me on (Apply online only)
Kenton Black West of the U K
Jan 22, 2017
My client is a £4 million turnover groundwork`s sub contractor, privately owned and growing year on year. They are presently looking for Quantity Surveyors, Senior Quantity Surveyors and Estimators with experience on Groundworks packages to undertake a variety of commercially focussed duties on groundwork`s schemes valued anything from £200,000 to £2 million. Due to an influx of work and lots of success my client is looking to build on his existing team and offers a great opportunity to work with and learn from some great Quantity Surveyors, Senior Quantity Surveyors and Estimators. This is an opportunity for a permanent position with this sub contractor. Please read on for more info, this is a great opportunity, so apply now and do be quick. Types of Projects: • Groundworks & Civil Engineering • Highways • Environmental Works • Private & Public Realm • Utilities Locations of work: • West Midlands • Warwickshire • Staffordshire • Cambridgeshire • Bedfordshire • General Midlands Area Salary and Package • Salary up to £70,000 • Company Car or Car Allowance • 30 Days Annual Leave including Bank Holidays The Team: This is an excellent opportunity for someone to grow their career with an excellent groundwork`s contractor. You will be responsible for assisting with valuations, variations, take offs, procurement of subcontractors and dealing with the client daily. If you are already capable of managing your own schemes from start to finish then you will be able to crack on and deliver the projects. The contractor is growing and has plans to develop the business over the next 2/3 years much further hence the upturn in workload and the requirement for additional Quantity Surveying Staff and Estimators. Send me your CV`s in application urgently. Other Vacancies: 1x Quantity Surveyor – Glasgow / 2x Quantity Surveyor – Liverpool / 1x Senior Quantity Surveyor – Dorset / 1x Project Manager – Sheffield / 2x Quantity Surveyor - Sheffield
Kenton Black Castle Donington, Derby DE74 2SA, UK
Jan 22, 2017
My client is a well established house building contractor in the UK and have an exceptional reputation in the house building industry. As a result of continued growth and a new and also demand consistently throughout 2016, And also the opening of there new regional office. They are currently recruiting for an experienced Site Manager with an experienced residential background to join their already successful team working on a traditional new build site in the East Midlands, Your duties will be to make sure Budgets, timescales and to work alongside their high standards. Key responsibilities for this role will include the following. Managing teams of sub contractors Liaising with architects & Client Planning and control of site activities Reporting to Contracts Manager The successful candidate for this role must also posses the following listed below Experience working traditional build. SMSTS CSCS Card First aid Proven track record in residnetial new build developments This vacancy offers a fantastic opportunity to join one of the UK'S well established housing companies, offering great individual career progression and packages. If you wish to find out more about this role or would like to apply please please contact James Newman at Kenton Black on (Apply online only). Or email an up to date CV to (url removed)
Kenton Black Chelmsford, UK
Jan 22, 2017
Location: South East (Essex Region) Salary: Up to £100,000 + package Role: Regional Commercial Manager Company: Our client are a main contractor that turns over c£500m+ out of a number of office's and are experiencing substantial growth within the area. They are an established multifaceted construction business that has built solid relationships with clients over a number of years. Due to a massive pipeline of work and organic growth they currently have an exciting opportunity for a Regional Commercial Manager to join the new build Construction Division managing a business revenue of c£100m on schemes ranging from £5m - £70m. Sectors which you will be involved with are: Industrial Leisure Student Accommodation Commercial Stadia Person: The successful Commercial Manager will be office based, visiting sites responsible for 4-5 schemes with a value of c£100m. You will be able to demostrate experience as a Commercial Manager with a building main contractor where you were responsible for delivering results through your teams. Role: To maximise profitability Take responsibility for both commercial delivery of projects and work winning Demonstrate a good understanding of difference measurement/financial models Ensure the commercial function within the business unit effectively supports the operational teams in the implementation of H & S policies Regularly reviews and provides guidance and challenge on strategic project and business unit objectives To develop highly talented and motivated commercial people and teams To work closely with other business functions particularly finance, operations and IT. To develop excellent relationships with customers, consultants and the supply chain Ensure the delivery of high quality commercial reports to the client on time Undertake ownership and accountability for delivering key aspects of the supply chain strategy If this could be of interest then please get in touch - Ian (Apply online only)
Kenton Black West of the U K
Jan 22, 2017
Groundworks Site Manager / Supervisor Required My client has a requirement for a Groundworks Site Manager on a mixed Groundwork`s and Steel Frame Package in the Midlands Area. My client takes on project throughout the Midlands area. You will be an experienced site supervisor or site manager who is equally comfortable managing labour and liaising with the client. Duties Include but are not limited too • Management of Labour • Client Liaison • Health and Safety Tours • Site Record Keeping Location of Work/Projects • Coventry • Stoke-on-Trent • Luton • Peterborough • Nottingham • Northampton Salary and Package • Up to £40,000 DOE • Pension Scheme • Car Allowance If you are a Groundworks Site Manager then send your CV now or call for more information. (url removed) (Apply online only)