Penguin Recruitment Ltd

17 job(s) at Penguin Recruitment Ltd

Penguin Recruitment Ltd City, London
Dec 10, 2019
Full time
Asbestos Operations Manager - London £45,000 - £50,000 + Bonus + Benefits A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a commercially driven Asbestos Operations Manager to join one of the UK's leading multi-disciplinary environmental consultancies! Due to undergoing dramatic company expansion, this highly successful UKAS accredited consultancy and are now expanding their management team and require an Asbestos Operations Manager to oversee business operations and be a key figure in developing their long-term strategy. The ideal candidate will be BOHS P402 - P405 or CCP qualified and possess a strong technical and managerial background within the asbestos industry. Essential Requirements: Strong technical/managerial/accounts/operations/commercial background Experience managing large teams of engineers Account/Project management experience Excellent communication and client facing skills Good knowledge of IT & Microsoft packages Excellent understanding of UKAS/HSE guidelines Key duties will include: Onboarding and development of new staff The day to day running of operations in the business Direct line management of teams of site staff Carry out staff appraisals/disciplinaries Quote/price jobs/deal with invoices Audit staff/works and curate accurate reports Regular liaison with clients, acting as a positive representative of the company Comply with all quality and technical procedures Produce accurate asbestos reports, method statements, risk assessment and associated site paperwork. Managing existing accounts and new business development On offer is a competitive basic salary of £45,000 - £50,000 and a full benefits package inclusive of company car/car allowance, Value Sharing Scheme, Bonus Scheme, Phone, Laptop, Pension and Private Healthcare. Interested? Click the 'Apply' button now! For more information please contact Angelina at Penguin Recruitment on , or email an updated CV to for immediate consideration. Similar Job Titles: Asbestos Operations Manager, Asbestos Regional Manager. Commutable locations: Reading, Oxford, Maidenhead, Twickenham, Hayes, Bracknell, High Wycombe, Basingstoke, Harrow, Watford, Woking, Epsom, Farnborough, London, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire
Penguin Recruitment Ltd City, Bristol
Dec 10, 2019
Full time
Our client is nationally recognised and highly regarded. From 13 offices nationwide they combine national influence with local knowledge to offer their clients the very best advice. They build teams of passionate people. People who are passionate about creating places that are not only commercially viable but also sustainable, dynamic and progressive. From small country housing developments to city centre skyscrapers, their specialist teams can plan, design and deliver it! By working alongside each other day-in, day-out, the teams each have a unique 'big picture' perspective, which enables them to provide informed, yet innovative advice and proposals that offer value for money to their clients. As a national Practice, they use their size to make a difference. By pushing the standards of legislation, stakeholder engagement and sustainability ever higher, they aim to influence methods of practice and projects, for the good of the property industry, local communities, and the environment. They hold a network of local offices spread throughout England, Scotland and Wales, each with its own ambitions and understanding of what makes their local region tick. This enables them to provide targeted insight to produce great results, no matter what the location of a scheme. Does this sound like the type of company you would like to work with? Do you have the planning qualifications and experience at Planner or Senior Planner level? Do you want support throughout your career from a senior leadership team that will help you achieve your career objectives? If so, this company wants to hear from you! The Partner leading this recruitment is looking to meet suitable Planners ASAP so please register your interest below by clicking 'apply' For more information on this role or other Bristol vacancies please contact me on or
Penguin Recruitment Ltd Knaphill, Surrey
Dec 09, 2019
Full time
HSQE Advisor Construction/Marine £35,000 - £42,000 + Company Car + Benefits Surrey, South East A fantastic new opportunity arisen within an award-winning and rapidly expanding Environmental and Civil Engineering Consultancy, who possess over 25 years trading experience and boast a large client base which include large corporate companies to private sector clients. Specialising in the Environmental and Civil Engineering sectors, my client are experts in the construction and maintenance of waterways and marine facilities, and due to new contract wins, now require an experienced HSQE Advisor to join their team to support projects predominantly in the Southern region and to undertake audits and inspections in addition to the onsite delivery of basic training and tool box talks. The ideal applicant will possess over 5 years' experience in health and safety, Chartered member of IOSH or working towards Grad IOSH, with a Marine background being highly desirable. However, my client is also interested in applicants who possess the NEBOSH General Certificate with a minimum of 2 years' experience in construction safety as progression can be offered to the right candidate. Key Duties & responsibilities: Advising clients on Health and Safety requirements Undertaking Quality, Safety & Environmental audits Carry out in-house training and tool box talks Reporting and monitoring of performance with respect to Quality, Environmental, Health, and Safety Prequalification documentation support Leading Safety and Environmental Accident and Near Miss investigations Retention and control of documentation and records in line with all relevant requirements Regular liaison with accreditation and legal bodies Role Requirements: NEBOSH General certificate (minimum requirement) Internal Auditor Full UK driving license and flexible to cover projects located across the South of England Minimum of 2 years' experience in the construction industry, Marine experience is highly desirable Ability to communicate at all levels of the business and with external bodies and clients Ability to work well independently and as part of a team OHSAS18001 / ISO45001 knowledge is essential ISO9001, ISO14001 & FSC knowledge is desirable On offer, is a negotiable salary between £35,000 - £42,000 (Depending on skills & experience) plus a full benefits package which includes a company car, 22 days holiday + bank holidays and fantastic progression opportunities to develop your career within the company. For more information, contact Recruitment on , or alternatively send an updated CV to for immediate consideration. Commutable locations: Basingstoke, Slough, London, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Dartford, Crawley,
Penguin Recruitment Ltd
Dec 07, 2019
Full time
Role: Principal Development Management Officer- Public Sector Location: Hampshire Salary: £40,000-£45,000 (depending on experience) + Excellent Benefits Package Penguin Recruitment is working with a Local Authority in Hampshire, to recruit a Principle Development Management Officer to the team. This is a career defining opportunity for an ambitious planning professional looking to build their reputation and portfolio of planning experience. Duties in the role: To contribute to the preparation of any planning policy documents included in the Council's Local Development Scheme as identified by the Service Manager - Planning Policy. This task includes representing the Council in the public examination of such documents. To lead on the preparation of specific evidence, as identified by the Service manager - Planning Policy, including project managing consultants commissioned to prepared technical studies, required to inform the policy making process and/or to monitor the effectiveness of policy, including conducting and/or commissioning research projects. To undertake effective engagement with all individuals and organisations having an interest in the policy making process, including development industry professionals, relevant agencies and organisations, community groups, elected representatives and the general public. This will include the provision of advice to a wide range of stakeholders and the carrying out of public involvement exercises relevant to the work being undertaken. To provide planning policy advice to the Council on planning applications, including attendance at Planning Committee meetings when required. This may involve advising on appeals and defending the Council's decision at public inquiries. Participate in and lead on multi-disciplinary working project teams to deliver the Council priorities as they relate to Planning To prepare Committee/Cabinet reports and to brief Councillors on a range of planning policy matters. Represent the Council at meetings as directed by the Service Manager - Planning Policy What we are looking for: Knowledge of town planning legislation and guidance Experience of planning policy Experience of computer literacy in word processing, database, spreadsheet and presentation packages (essential; required for day to day undertakings of the job) Experience of Geographical Information Systems. (desirable) Experience of writing technical reports Experience in the preparation and presentation of evidence in the public arena, (to ensure that the postholder has experience of public engagement) If you have a degree in Town and Country Planning (UK) or a comparable and related discipline, and you are an excellent communicator, both written and verbal, as well as organised and motivated then get in touch today. Contact Jack Green on or email where you will be met with a friendly and professional service to help you proceed your application.
Penguin Recruitment Ltd
Dec 06, 2019
Full time
Role: Senior Planning Consultant Location: London Salary: £35,000-£45,000 Per Annum (depending on experience) + Attractive Benefits Package Penguin Recruitment is working with a Local Authority in London to recruit a Senior Planning Senior to the team. This is a career defining opportunity for an ambitious planning professional looking to build their reputation and portfolio of planning experience. As a Senior Planning Consultant, you will be part of an ambitious, successful team providing clients with high quality, customer focussed, timely and outcome-based development management services. Your duties in the role: Processing mainly minor and small major planning applications in a timely manner, producing robust reports and recommendations to achieve desired and deliverable outcomes. Preparing and presenting evidence on appeals for core and external clients. Contributing to service improvements to achieve cost efficiency and effectiveness. Contributing to the delivery and improvement of business management systems, procedures and processes. Providing support and guidance to peers and more junior staff to distribute knowledge and ensure contemporary planning issues and legislation are cascaded and understood. Supporting the growth of the team by making a positive contribution to business development, securing repeat work and applying a commercial lens to all work undertaken and behaviours. The successful candidate will: Be a member of the Royal Town Planning Institute. Have 3 years or more relevant experience Be able to prioritise and manage a workload whilst working flexibly to meet both the commercial and contractual needs of the business. Hold demonstrable experience of working as a planning officer or consultant in the public/private sector. Hold a demonstrable level of knowledge and understanding and application of current and emerging planning legislation. Be ambitious to enhance the reputation of the Development Management service for innovation, quality and timeliness of delivery. What's in it for you? As well as a generous basic salary we also offer you a minimum 23 days holiday, discretionary annual bonus, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. Our client invests heavily in their staff, recognising that their people their most valuable asset; Individual training plans and accelerated schemes foster an environment of continual personal development. If you are an excellent communicator, both written and verbal, as well as organised and motivated then get in touch today. Contact Jack Green on or email where you will be met with a friendly and professional service to help you proceed your application.
Penguin Recruitment Ltd City, London
Dec 06, 2019
Full time
Town Planner - London HA 8487 Salary: negotiable depending on skills and experience An excellent opportunity has become available for an experienced Town Planner to join a respected consultancy in central London. Qualifications and Experience: For this position applications are sought from candidates who have a relevant RTPI accredited degree, have achieved Chartered Town Planner status or are working towards this and have a minimum of two years town planning experience, preferably within a consultancy environment. Duties: Within the role the successful Town Planner will be working to deliver planning applications and appeals, undertaking site appraisals, developing planning strategies and providing advice and guidance to clients throughout all stages of the planning process. In return the company are offering a competitive starting salary, full benefits package including generous annual leave, pension and healthcare, excellent bonus scheme and regular social events. Interested? To discuss this vacancy and other positions within the town planning sector, please do not hesitate to contact HARRIET ALLAN on or email your CV to and we will get back to you.
Penguin Recruitment Ltd Taunton, Somerset
Dec 06, 2019
Full time
Senior Town Planner - Taunton HA 8486 Salary: Negotiable depending on skills and experience Our client, a UK leading Planning and Property Consultancy are urgently looking to appoint an experienced Senior Planner to work as part of their Taunton based team. The company specialise in the delivery of expert planning advice and solutions for their clients in the energy, infrastructure, heritage, residential and commercial sectors. Qualifications and experience: It is likely that the successful Senior / Principal Town Planner will be a Chartered Member of the RTPI (or be working towards this) and will have demonstrable post qualification experience, preferably within a consultancy environment. Duties: Developing and managing your own portfolio of clients Writing statements and submitting applications for large scale residential, infrastructure and commercial planning developments Liaising with clients and the public with reference to planning enquiries Mentoring junior members of the team In return the company are offering a competitive starting salary and full benefits package. Interested? To discuss this vacancy and other positions within the environmental sector, please do not hesitate to contact HARRIET ALLAN on or email your CV to and we will get back to you.
Penguin Recruitment Ltd
Dec 06, 2019
Full time
Role: Senior/Principal Policy Officer Location: Hampshire Salary: £30,000-£55,000 Per Annum (depending on experience) + Attractive Benefits Package Penguin Recruitment is working with a Local Authority in Hampshire, to recruit a Principle or Senior Policy Planning Officer to the team. This is a career defining opportunity for an ambitious planning professional looking to build their reputation and portfolio of planning experience. In this role you will provide professional support in the production of the Borough's Local Planning Policy Documents, undertaking consultation and research as part of their preparation, and to provide planning policy advice to the Council including representing the Council at examinations, appeals and tribunals. Benefits of the role include not only a generous basic salary, but also offer a generous holiday entitlement and discretionary annual bonus, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options. As well as the flexibility that comes with working in the public sector. The successful candidate will have: Knowledge of town planning legislation and guidance Experience of planning policy Experience of computer literacy in word processing, database, spreadsheet and presentation packages (essential; required for day to day undertakings of the job) Experience of Geographical Information Systems. (desirable) Experience of writing technical reports Experience in the preparation and presentation of evidence in the public arena, (to ensure that the postholder has experience of public engagement) What your key accountabilities be: To contribute to the preparation of any planning policy documents included in the Council's Local Development Scheme as identified by the Service Manager - Planning Policy. This task includes representing the Council in the public examination of such documents. To lead on the preparation of specific evidence, as identified by the Service manager - Planning Policy, including project managing consultants commissioned to prepared technical studies, required to inform the policy making process and/or to monitor the effectiveness of policy, including conducting and/or commissioning research projects. To undertake effective engagement with all individuals and organisations having an interest in the policy making process, including development industry professionals, relevant agencies and organisations, community groups, elected representatives and the general public. This will include the provision of advice to a wide range of stakeholders and the carrying out of public involvement exercises relevant to the work being undertaken. To provide planning policy advice to the Council on planning applications, including attendance at Planning Committee meetings when required. This may involve advising on appeals and defending the Council's decision at public inquiries. Participate in and lead on multi-disciplinary working project teams to deliver the Council priorities as they relate to Planning To prepare Committee/Cabinet reports and to brief Councillors on a range of planning policy matters. Represent the Council at meetings as directed by the Service Manager - Planning Policy If you have a degree in Town and Country Planning (UK) or a comparable and related discipline, and you are an excellent communicator, both written and verbal, as well as organised and motivated then get in touch today. Contact Jack Green on or email where you will be met with a friendly and professional service to help you proceed your application.
Penguin Recruitment Ltd City, Birmingham
Dec 06, 2019
Full time
Senior Town Planner - Birmingham HA 8480 Salary: Negotiable depending on skills and experience Due to continued expansion, this UK leading planning and design consultancy are looking to appoint an experienced Senior Town Planner to join their Birmingham based team. The company are offering the successful candidate the opportunity to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, delivering expert planning advice for their clients in the residential, commercial, education, healthcare and industrial sectors. Qualifications: For this role suitable candidates will have a degree in a planning related discipline and ideally a further MSc (or equivalent), be a Chartered Member of RTPI and will have a minimum of 5 years post qualification town planning experience either within a consultancy or public sector environment. Experience: The successful Town Planner will quickly take responsibility for client facing and project management while undertaking research, planning appraisals, preparing and submitting planning applications, S106 negotiations and preparing representations. Benefits: Joining a growing consultancy with career progression opportunities Competitive starting salary Full benefits package Interested? To discuss this vacancy and other positions within the environmental sector, please do not hesitate to contact HARRIET ALLAN on or email your CV to and we will get back to you.
Penguin Recruitment Ltd
Dec 06, 2019
Full time
Senior Town Planner - East Sussex HA 8483 Salary: Negotiable depending on skills and experience Our client a respected environmental and planning consultancy are urgently looking to appoint a Senior Town Planner to work as part of the East Sussex based team. The successful Senior Town Planner will be working alongside the Director to deliver professional planning services to their clients. To be considered for this role candidates will ideally: Have a relevant BSc / MSc (or equivalent) RTPI accredited degree Have Chartered Membership to the RTPI (or be working towards this) Have a minimum of 2 years' experience within a planning role (either private or public sector) Duties: Delivering major and minor developments across the UK in the residential, leisure, commercial and retail sectors Advising clients on submitting planning applications and appeals, site allocations, strategic planning and housing land supply Undertaking planning appraisals Advising on the development potential of land and buildings Providing policy advice and research Liaising with clients and local authorities In return the company are offering a competitive starting salary, excellent career progression opportunities, further training and a generous benefits package. Interested? To discuss this vacancy and other positions within the environmental sector, please do not hesitate to contact HARRIET ALLAN on or email your CV to and we will get back to you.
Penguin Recruitment Ltd Ramsbottom, Lancashire
Dec 06, 2019
Full time
Contract Coordinator- Rochdale £18,000 + benefits One of the UK's largest Water Hygiene Consultancies are on the lookout for a highly organised Contract Coordinator to join their team in Rochdale. The company operate from multiple offices across the UK and due to increased business in the North they now require a Coordinator with vast experience in Administration, Invoicing & Diary Management. The company specialise in Environmental Management; predominantly Water Hygiene and work with a variety or private and public-sector clients including the NHS, Education System & Housing Associations. The ideal candidate will have experience working in a fast-paced office environment along with; Strong verbal & written communication Proficient with Microsoft Office packages; Outlook, Excel, Word etc. Outstanding Analytical skills Full UK driving license Fantastic interpersonal skills Strong desire to progress within the Environmental sector The role will include supporting the Operations & Account Management team by looking after all administration for key contracts inclusive of; Ensuring cost effectiveness Coordinating review meetings Project Estimating Liaising with all senior staff The company offer a starting salary of up to £18,000, generous holiday package and the opportunity to gain skills/knowledge in the Water Hygiene industry. If you are looking for a position that can offer further progression & development, then click apply or call EVA on for more information.
Penguin Recruitment Ltd Tamworth, Staffordshire
Dec 01, 2019
Full time
Water Hygiene Consultancy- Administrator £17,000-£20,000 + benefits One of the UK's leading Water Hygiene Consultancies are on the lookout for an administrator to join their team in Staffordshire. The company operate nationally so require a candidate who can manage a large work load and be able to deal with pressure carrying out the following; Answering calls & email enquiries Building and maintaining a rapport with core client base Recording quotations & works on database Creating accurate reports and delivering to clients including Risk Assessments & Surveys Liaising with clients with regards to any issues in reports made Schedule works for engineers logistically & timely Raise purchase orders for contracted/non works Liaise with Accounts department & raises invoices for clients General administration duties; filing, database management etc. Ensure all practices are compliant with regards to Health & Safety. The role is based within the Tamworth area, so anybody within a 30-minute commutable location from here will be considered! The ideal candidate will have exceptional customer service & interpersonal skills and any previous work within a Water Treatment/Legionella Consultancy would be beneficial- but not essential. The company offer a negotiable basic salary; depending on experience along with standard-fulltime working hours Monday-Friday. If you are interested in furthering your career within a well-respected Water Hygiene Consultancy, call EVA on or send your CV to .
Penguin Recruitment Ltd Lewes, Sussex
Nov 24, 2019
Full time
Senior Town Planner - Lewes HA 8476 Salary: Negotiable depending on skills and experience An excellent opportunity has become available for a Senior Town Planner to join a leading environmental and planning consultancy in Lewes. The successful Senior Town Planner will be working closely with the Director, liaising with clients and delivering expert planning advice and solutions. To be considered for this role candidates will ideally: Have a relevant BSc / MSc (or equivalent) RTPI accredited degree Have Chartered Membership to the RTPI (or be working towards this) Have a minimum of 3 years' experience within a planning role (either private or public sector) Duties: Delivering major and minor developments across the UK in the residential, leisure, commercial and retail sectors Advising clients on submitting planning applications and appeals, site allocations, strategic planning and housing land supply Undertaking planning appraisals Advising on the development potential of land and buildings Providing policy advice and research Liaising with clients and local authorities In return the company are offering a competitive starting salary, excellent career progression opportunities, further training and a generous benefits package. Interested? To discuss this vacancy and other positions within the environmental sector, please do not hesitate to contact HARRIET ALLAN on or email your CV to and we will get back to you.
Penguin Recruitment Ltd Exeter, Devon
Nov 21, 2019
Full time
Creative & Design Led Architectural Assistant AC Exeter £18,000- 25,000 (Depending On Experience) We are currently working alongside an award-winning architectural and surveying consultancy, having an office based in Exeter. They are currently looking for either a Part 1 or a Part 2 Architectural Assistant to join them on permanent basis. Our client is delivering some exciting projects throughout the South and the whole of the UK. They are currently working on some very interesting projects predominately within the agricultural and residential sectors and looking for a talented and very creative candidate to join them assisting the Senior Architects. There is excellent guidance and support available for the suitable candidate. Essential skills/ qualifications for this Creative & Design Led Architectural Assistant role: Part 1/ 2 qualified and ideally you will already ideally have experience within a UK based practice - ideally within the rural or residential sectors. Have strong knowledge of AutoCad. Excellent hand sketching abilities. Excellent communication skills both written and verbal. A UK driving licence & ideally your own transport. To work as a Creative & Design Led Architectural Assistant you will be: Working as part of a team, assisting on development of design proposals. Assisting in the preparation of drawings, reports, visualisations, schedules and specifications. Coordinating designs with other members of the team. Commutable locations for this Creative & Design Led Architectural Assistant role: Exeter, Exmouth, Tiverton, Crediton, Taunton, Torquay If you are interested in this Creative & Design Led Architectural Assistant position, please call ALICE on or alternatively please could you send an up-to-date CV and portfolio to:
Penguin Recruitment Ltd
Nov 18, 2019
Full time
Architect (1 Year Minimum Experience) AC Eton, Berkshire Salary: Up to £32,000 (Depending on Experience) Our client, A Chartered Architectural practice based near Eton, Berkshire, has an exciting requirement for an Architect to join their team on a permanent basis. We are looking for a motivated individual to join a market-leading, growing team where you will be working on an exciting variety of projects across a large variety of sectors; residential, leisure, educational and heritage. Ideally, you will already have a minimum of 1 years' worth of experience in a UK based practice. Requirements for this Architect role: You will have successfully completed your Part 3 and already have a minimum of 1 years' worth of experience in a UK based practice You will be fully conversant with UK Building Regulations and planning policies You must be a strong communicator having excellent verbal and written English skills A strong creative design flair Strong AutoCad skills (and ideally Revit- although not essential) Commutable locations for this Architect role: Eton, Slough, Windsor, London, Maidenhead If you are interested in this Architect role, please call ALICE on 365109 for a friendly, confidential conversation. Could you please also send across an updated CV and portfolio to:
Penguin Recruitment Ltd
Nov 16, 2019
Associate Planner - East Midlands National Multi-Disciplinary Consultancy £competitive + ongoing coaching and excellent benefits package My client has been established from over 15 years and is now one of the leading national consultancies in the development sector. This busy office is expanding rapidly and has a wide range of clients that need the care and attention of a skilled Associate. The role requires someone who is capable of maintaining the highest standards of client care as well as the ability to win new business. In addition to business development, you will also be required to assist in the day to day management of the office. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing a number of complex projects for a range of blue-chip clients as well as local landowners, developers, and local authorities. The position requires someone capable of taking a lead role on planning applications, appeals and site promotions. You will also be required to manage both the project team within the office as well as the consultant team. As such, excellent communication skills are an essential requirement for the role. You will have a minimum of 7 years experience and be a Chartered Member of the RTPI. Previous private consultancy experience is desirable but not essential. Benefits -Excellent starting salary and benefits including company car allowance, pension, healthcare, discretionary performance bonus, and a generous annual leave allowance. -Join a large, supportive and respected consultancy in the region. -Varied and exciting project profile. -Ongoing professional development and coaching to achieve your career objectives. Apply Now! This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the UK's leading Planning, Environmental and Design consultancies, and to make a significant contribution to the further development and success of the office. Please register your interest below by clicking 'apply'. For further information on this role or others in the region, please contact me on or
Penguin Recruitment Ltd Lewes, Sussex
Nov 14, 2019
Full time
Town Planner - Lewes HA 8465 Salary: Negotiable depending on skills and experience An excellent opportunity has become available for a Town Planner to join a leading environmental and planning consultancy in Lewes. The successful Town Planner will be working closely with the Director, liaising with clients and delivering expert planning advice and solutions. To be considered for this role candidates will ideally: Have a relevant BSc / MSc (or equivalent) RTPI accredited degree Have Chartered Membership to the RTPI (or be working towards this) Have a minimum of 2 years' experience within a planning role (either private or public sector) Duties: Delivering major and minor developments across the UK in the residential, leisure, commercial and retail sectors Advising clients on submitting planning applications and appeals, site allocations, strategic planning and housing land supply Undertaking planning appraisals Advising on the development potential of land and buildings Providing policy advice and research Liaising with clients and local authorities In return the company are offering a competitive starting salary, excellent career progression opportunities, further training and a generous benefits package. Interested? To discuss this vacancy and other positions within the environmental sector, please do not hesitate to contact HARRIET ALLAN on or email your CV to and we will get back to you.