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Construction Jobs Chichester, West Sussex
Mar 23, 2022
Permanent
Sub-Agent Civil Engineering and Water Infrastructure Hampshire & West Sussex My client is a World Leading Construction and Civil Engineering Company. They have recently been awarded a 5 year framework and are seeking reinforcements to deliver vital improvement works. They are seeking to employ, on a permanent basis an experienced Sub-Agent with a strong background in Civil Engineering and the Water Sector preferably. The successful individual will take full responsibility for the delivery of small projects in a stand-alone capacity or working with a Project Manager on a large scheme. They will be responsible for co-ordination of subcontractors and site management functions allocated by the Project Manager, during site occupancy. The Site Agent will ensure site safety is maintained in line with company standards. Ensuring on-time delivery while maintaining and maximising quality of service and profitability will be part of the role. Key Responsibilities: * To direct the necessary labour, plant, staff and equipment to achieve completion on time, to specification and within budget. * To programme works in conjunction with nominated contractor and provide short term and as built programmes as required. * Liaise with the design team to ensure the design deliverables are received in time for efficient delivery of the site works * Monitor that the Buying team and Surveying department order the correct materials and sub-contract services in good time to meet contract objectives. * Manage site teams by monitoring performance against contract targets and instigating any necessary corrective actions. * Ensure compliance with Safety Policy and Health and Safety Regulations. Ensure subcontractors comply with company Standards. Experience and Qualifications: Minimum of HNC / HND in Civil Engineering Career pathway of Engineer (setting out) to Senior / Section Engineer (supervisory and technical role) to Sub Agent to Site Agent. Must have Civil Engineering experience gained with a civil engineering contractor Proven experience of working within Water / Wastewater, and experience of managing Civil and MEICA interfaces and contractors Must have following training/competencies: * CSCS Managers Category * SMSTS * First Aid Trained Benefits: * Competitive basic salary * Company car or car allowance Lifestyle: * 28 days holiday entitlement (plus Bank Holidays) * Childcare vouchers * Flexible work arrangements for parents/carers * Corporate discounts – offering a wide choice of discounted vouchers and services * Long service awards * Cycle to work scheme * Save as You Earn - enables you to save on concessionary tax-free terms. * Car/car allowance * Bonus schemes Pension Plan: * Group “Stakeholder” pension plan for all salaried employees Health/Risk: * Private medical scheme options available for all salaried employees * Employee assistance programme – free 24/7 lifestyle support service * Life assurance scheme * Sickness benefits Professional Development * Professional body membership fee paid * Tailored training and development led by recognised industry bodies
Construction Jobs Chichester, West Sussex
Mar 23, 2022
Permanent
My client is a World leading Construction Company. They are presently delivering important upgrade and improvement works to a major Water Network in Southern England. They are currently looking to recruit experienced Site Agents and Project Managers with a strong background in the Water / Waste Water sectors. You will take full responsibility for the delivery of small to medium projects in a stand-alone capacity or working with a Contract Manager on one of the larger schemes. You will be responsible for co-ordination of subcontractors and site management functions allocated by the Project Manager, during site occupancy. You will ensure site safety is maintained in line with company standards. Ensuring on-time delivery while maintaining and maximising quality of service and profitability will be part of your role. Key Responsibilities: * To direct the necessary labour, plant, staff and equipment to achieve completion on time, to specification and within budget. * To programme works in conjunction with nominated contractor and provide short term and as built programmes as required. * Liaise with the design team to ensure the design deliverables are received in time for efficient delivery of the site works * Monitor that the Buying team and Surveying department order the correct materials and sub-contract services in good time to meet contract objectives. * Manage site teams by monitoring performance against contract targets and instigating any necessary corrective actions. * Ensure compliance with Safety Policy and Health and Safety Regulations. Ensure subcontractors comply with the company’s standards. Experience and Qualifications: * Minimum of HNC / HND in Civil Engineering or another relevant subject matter. * Career pathway of Engineer (setting out) to Senior / Section Engineer (supervisory and technical role) to Sub Agent to Site Agent. * Must have Civil Engineering experience gained with a civil engineering main contractor rather than a sub-contractor (UK or overseas) * Proven experience of working within Water / Wastewater, and experience of managing Civil and MEICA interfaces and contractors Must have following training/competencies: * CSCS Managers Category * SMSTS * First Aid Trained
Construction Jobs Portsmouth, Hampshire
Mar 23, 2022
Permanent
My client is a World leading Construction company. Due to an influx of work on a major framework in Southern England, they are looking to recruit Engineers on a permanent basis to work on projects within a 25 mile radius of Portsmouth and covering the counties of Hampshire and West Sussex Key Duties include: •Establish and promote best practice in health, safety and environmental matters in conjunction with the SHQE department. •Where required supervision of assistant engineers and junior engineers. •Accurate setting out of the works and dimensional control. •Resolving technical problems at all levels. •Carry out inspections in accordance with the Inspection and Test Plan in a timely manner. •The production of survey information and red – lined drawings for the completion of the As-built records. •Ensuring activities are carried out in safe manner in accordance with the Project Safety Plan. •Accurate maintenance of Quality Management System records. •Ensure equipment is calibrated, in date and suitable checked in accordance with company policies and the manufacturers’ defined requirements. •Ensure the site diary is accurately maintained noting against each record the date, location and serial number of equipment used. •Makes sure that only competent personnel are used to carry out the Works. Policies the outputs to confirm that the required level of quality is maintained. •Co-ordination and supervision of Sub-contractors in the performance of the Works. •Informing senior management of any non-conformances or poor workmanship. •Ensure all site personnel have clear, accurate and appropriate information to carry out their duties. •Minimises environmental disturbance during construction works. •Supervises the outputs and confirms that the project environmental requirements are met. •Close liaison with the Site Foreman and Works Managers. •Ensure all materials on site are suitable and to contract specification •Assist the Site Management team to update KPI’s, material reconciliation and progress reports. Qualifications required; *Educated to Degree level or equivalent in Civil Engineering or another relevant subject matter *Ideally two years of UK site based experience for Site Enginneers although site based graduates wll also be considered. *CSCS Supervisory Card Package; *Competitive basic salary *Car / Car Allowance *Pension scheme *Private Healthcare *Annual Bonus
Construction Jobs Chichester, West Sussex
Mar 23, 2022
Permanent
Sub-Agent Civil Engineering and Water Infrastructure Hampshire & West Sussex My client is a World Leading Construction and Civil Engineering Company. They have recently been awarded a 5 year framework and are seeking reinforcements to deliver vital improvement works. They are seeking to employ, on a permanent basis an experienced Sub-Agent with a strong background in Civil Engineering and the Water Sector preferably. The successful individual will take full responsibility for the delivery of small projects in a stand-alone capacity or working with a Project Manager on a large scheme. They will be responsible for co-ordination of subcontractors and site management functions allocated by the Project Manager, during site occupancy. The Site Agent will ensure site safety is maintained in line with company standards. Ensuring on-time delivery while maintaining and maximising quality of service and profitability will be part of the role. Key Responsibilities: * To direct the necessary labour, plant, staff and equipment to achieve completion on time, to specification and within budget. * To programme works in conjunction with nominated contractor and provide short term and as built programmes as required. * Liaise with the design team to ensure the design deliverables are received in time for efficient delivery of the site works * Monitor that the Buying team and Surveying department order the correct materials and sub-contract services in good time to meet contract objectives. * Manage site teams by monitoring performance against contract targets and instigating any necessary corrective actions. * Ensure compliance with Safety Policy and Health and Safety Regulations. Ensure subcontractors comply with company Standards. Experience and Qualifications: Minimum of HNC / HND in Civil Engineering Career pathway of Engineer (setting out) to Senior / Section Engineer (supervisory and technical role) to Sub Agent to Site Agent. Must have Civil Engineering experience gained with a civil engineering contractor Proven experience of working within Water / Wastewater, and experience of managing Civil and MEICA interfaces and contractors Must have following training/competencies: * CSCS Managers Category * SMSTS * First Aid Trained Benefits: * Competitive basic salary * Company car or car allowance Lifestyle: * 28 days holiday entitlement (plus Bank Holidays) * Childcare vouchers * Flexible work arrangements for parents/carers * Corporate discounts – offering a wide choice of discounted vouchers and services * Long service awards * Cycle to work scheme * Save as You Earn - enables you to save on concessionary tax-free terms. * Car/car allowance * Bonus schemes Pension Plan: * Group “Stakeholder” pension plan for all salaried employees Health/Risk: * Private medical scheme options available for all salaried employees * Employee assistance programme – free 24/7 lifestyle support service * Life assurance scheme * Sickness benefits Professional Development * Professional body membership fee paid * Tailored training and development led by recognised industry bodies
Construction Jobs Chichester, West Sussex
Mar 23, 2022
Permanent
My client is a World leading Construction Company. They are presently delivering important upgrade and improvement works to a major Water Network in Southern England. They are currently looking to recruit experienced Site Agents and Project Managers with a strong background in the Water / Waste Water sectors. You will take full responsibility for the delivery of small to medium projects in a stand-alone capacity or working with a Contract Manager on one of the larger schemes. You will be responsible for co-ordination of subcontractors and site management functions allocated by the Project Manager, during site occupancy. You will ensure site safety is maintained in line with company standards. Ensuring on-time delivery while maintaining and maximising quality of service and profitability will be part of your role. Key Responsibilities: * To direct the necessary labour, plant, staff and equipment to achieve completion on time, to specification and within budget. * To programme works in conjunction with nominated contractor and provide short term and as built programmes as required. * Liaise with the design team to ensure the design deliverables are received in time for efficient delivery of the site works * Monitor that the Buying team and Surveying department order the correct materials and sub-contract services in good time to meet contract objectives. * Manage site teams by monitoring performance against contract targets and instigating any necessary corrective actions. * Ensure compliance with Safety Policy and Health and Safety Regulations. Ensure subcontractors comply with the company’s standards. Experience and Qualifications: * Minimum of HNC / HND in Civil Engineering or another relevant subject matter. * Career pathway of Engineer (setting out) to Senior / Section Engineer (supervisory and technical role) to Sub Agent to Site Agent. * Must have Civil Engineering experience gained with a civil engineering main contractor rather than a sub-contractor (UK or overseas) * Proven experience of working within Water / Wastewater, and experience of managing Civil and MEICA interfaces and contractors Must have following training/competencies: * CSCS Managers Category * SMSTS * First Aid Trained
Construction Jobs Portsmouth, Hampshire
Mar 23, 2022
Permanent
My client is a World leading Construction company. Due to an influx of work on a major framework in Southern England, they are looking to recruit Engineers on a permanent basis to work on projects within a 25 mile radius of Portsmouth and covering the counties of Hampshire and West Sussex Key Duties include: •Establish and promote best practice in health, safety and environmental matters in conjunction with the SHQE department. •Where required supervision of assistant engineers and junior engineers. •Accurate setting out of the works and dimensional control. •Resolving technical problems at all levels. •Carry out inspections in accordance with the Inspection and Test Plan in a timely manner. •The production of survey information and red – lined drawings for the completion of the As-built records. •Ensuring activities are carried out in safe manner in accordance with the Project Safety Plan. •Accurate maintenance of Quality Management System records. •Ensure equipment is calibrated, in date and suitable checked in accordance with company policies and the manufacturers’ defined requirements. •Ensure the site diary is accurately maintained noting against each record the date, location and serial number of equipment used. •Makes sure that only competent personnel are used to carry out the Works. Policies the outputs to confirm that the required level of quality is maintained. •Co-ordination and supervision of Sub-contractors in the performance of the Works. •Informing senior management of any non-conformances or poor workmanship. •Ensure all site personnel have clear, accurate and appropriate information to carry out their duties. •Minimises environmental disturbance during construction works. •Supervises the outputs and confirms that the project environmental requirements are met. •Close liaison with the Site Foreman and Works Managers. •Ensure all materials on site are suitable and to contract specification •Assist the Site Management team to update KPI’s, material reconciliation and progress reports. Qualifications required; *Educated to Degree level or equivalent in Civil Engineering or another relevant subject matter *Ideally two years of UK site based experience for Site Enginneers although site based graduates wll also be considered. *CSCS Supervisory Card Package; *Competitive basic salary *Car / Car Allowance *Pension scheme *Private Healthcare *Annual Bonus
Construction Jobs Langstone, Hampshire
Nov 09, 2020
Permanent
My client is a World Leading Construction Company. They are presently delivering upgrade and improvement works to vital Water Assets in the South of England as part of a framework. They are also expected to be awarded a five year extension to this programme of works which should then run into 2025 guaranteeing a solid continuity of work in the region for the next few years. Due to an influx of work they are looking for reinforcements and are seeking Mechanical Supervisors - ideally from a permanent background. Role overview; You will report directly to the Project Manager / Site Manager and the responsibilities will include: * Support the site manager in maintaining a safe working environment for all employees, supply chain partners and visitors * Ensure that all relevant health and safety documents are correctly recorded. * Check that all relevant documents adequately describe the work to be carried out * Supervise work to ensure that it is carried out in accordance with method statements and work Instructions from the project manager * Record the progress of works on record drawings or other suitable means when required * Inspect and record incoming materials and their documentation when required * Record the location of materials within the works where traceability is required * Record all non-conformance and improvement opportunities and agree action with the person in charge of the works * Recognise the health and safety considerations are central to all tasks and contribute to ensure safe working environments for all Qualifications: * Several years’ experience within the Water and Wastewater industry, including installation of process packages and field pipework * Knowledge of WIMES * City & Guilds or BTEC or HNC in mechanical engineering is preferred * Relevant CSCS card * SSSTS, Confined Spaces and EUSR
Construction Jobs Chichester, West Sussex
Nov 09, 2020
Permanent
My client is a World Leading Construction and Civil Engineering Company. They are looking to appoint, on a permanent basis, a Senior Estimator for their successful Civil Engineering Division. Based out of their Offices in West Sussex you will be focussing on a number of Civil Engineering projects in the Water Sector. My client is seeking someone with a firm knowledge of civil engineering construction sequences, engineering planning and associated productivity will equip the successful candidate for a “hands on” role in civil engineering estimating from first principles. (Labour, plant and materials required from Preconstruction through site establishment -project office set up, through project delivery). You will be responsible for producing estimates Civils and Water Infrastructure related projects which could include; * Service diversions * Securing the site: fencing or hoardings as appropriate * Piling * Major earthworks * Drainage * Reinforced concrete * Temporary works My client would also consider those individuals who have a very strong background in Site Engineering rising to Management who have worked on Major Civil Engineering Projects in the UK and would like to be considered for an office based Estimator position
Construction Jobs Saint Helier, Jersey
Oct 27, 2020
Permanent
My client is a World Leading Construction Company. They are currently seeking a number of Quantity Surveyors to work on a prestigious 5 year, £460m healthcare project on the island of Jersey in the Channel Islands. The ideal candidates will have a solid appreciation of Building Construction which could include RC Framed Buildings, Cladding, Mechanical & Electrical installations etc. Those that have worked on major healthcare and hospital projects would be of particular interest, as would those who have solid demonstrable experience of working for a top tier contractor. This is a project based role so those applying will need to be based primarily on the Island of Jersey for the contracts duration but will also benefit from the unique tax benefits associated with the island. We are looking to source Quantity Surveyors for the following packages; * Shell & Core * Hospital Fit Out * FF&E (Fixture, Furniture & Equipment) The successful Quantity Surveyors will have: * A relevant professional Quantity Surveying qualification or proficient management experience within the construction industry and ideally with a top tier contractor working on large construction projects. * Working knowledge of NEC 3 conditions of Contract. * Ability to undertake site measures when required. * Ability to work clearly and accurately under pressure and tight timescales. * Ability to demonstrate excellent communication and organisation skills. Ideally have experience of working on healthcare projects, hospitals etc
Construction Jobs Godstone, Surrey
Oct 27, 2020
Permanent
Overview: My client is a well-established and progressive Civil Engineering Contractor. Due to expansion and an influx of work they are seeking permanent reinforcements in the form of a Civil Engineering focussed Site Agent. The projects vary and they are on a number of long term frameworks and work alongside numerous long term clients. The value of schemes varies from £20k to £10m which include but are not limited to S 278 works, highway works, geotechnical projects, pinch point/junction upgrades, SI works, filter drain & balancing pond improvement, bridges replacements & new builds, fuel depot improvements and everything in-between. Summary: To work with the Contracts Manager, Site Managers and General Foremen to efficiently deliver projects to customers’ expectations, attaining exceptional levels of Health and Safety Performance while maintaining company systems and maximising financial return. Key objectives: * Manage site activities to ensure work is completed on time and within budget * Ensure work is executed safely, meeting and exceeding company and legal guidelines. * Produce risk assessments and method statements for safe execution of the works. * Put in place measures to ensure accurate implementation of all engineering controls and compliance with the contract drawings and specification. * Constantly seek to improve company systems and procedures Principal responsibilities and accountabilities: Set a high personal standard of behaviour. Produce documentation to support the construction process, including programmes, Method statements and risk assessments. Understand and implement the company systems, work with others to improved them. Ensure that all staff and operatives are familiar with the safety and other procedures and that they are understood and adhered to. Organize briefings on method statements to relevant staff and operatives within their area Liaise with Site Managers on daily basis issues related with programme, resources, production, productivity necessary to meet with programme requirements Lead all actions to solve technical difficulties, improve performance in terms of progress and quality Set working parameters, ensure their application on site, assess the performance Coordinate the work of their shifts and ensure consistency of operation Develop forecast and monitor performance against forecast. Establish and regularly review the detailed working programme. Ensure coordination of all related trades Deliver end product to customer satisfaction Deliver performance in key areas of health and safety, environment and quality Lead the delivery of the customers’ quality requirements. Manage project risk in line with company procedures Proactively promote continuous improvement initiatives (e.g. customer and supplier feedback, back to basics, knowledge management) Ensure all personnel are provided with necessary training Liaise with 3rd parties and other members of the team on a day to day basis Qualifications and training: * Relevant industry qualification (HND/HNC/BEng or equivalent in Civil Engineering or another relevant subject matter * Relevant CSCS card * CSCS 5 day safety qualification * Appointed person * TWC Technical skills and experience: Good knowledge of specifications and testing regime relevant to general civil engineering Hands on approach to the commercial and planning aspects of the project Civil engineering and construction experience Able to produce and explain accurate plans and drawings Good IT skills and able to work confidently with MS Office and other system applications Competent in the use of Microsoft Project Able to challenge designs and resolve problems to conclusion Good project management, communication and financial management skills Sound knowledge of construction methods, health and safety, and legal regulations Excellent communication and people and team management skills Excellent organisational, planning and time management skills; able to manage projects simultaneously without compromising on standards and quality Ability to develop friendly and professional customer focused relations with others Good management skills, with the ability to motivate employees to achieve high standards of compliance Self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook Benefits: * Competitive salary * Company car or car allowance * Private healthcare * Company Pension Scheme * Paid holidays * Potential for overtime * Extensive Training * Potential for career progression
Construction Jobs New Cross, Greater London
Sep 28, 2020
Permanent
My client is a World Leading Construction Company. They have just commenced work on a £400m project in South London and are recruiting for Mechanical Engineers with experience of working on Power and Tunnelling Projects. Mechanical Engineer Main purpose of role: Support planning, procurement, on site assembly, commissioning, operation and maintenance of mechanical systems to ensure the tunneling works and temporary works on the project are safe and fit for purpose Key Responsibilities and Duties: Plan, design, procure, install, maintain and supervise mechanical systems on the project including TBM’s, rolling stock, ventilation, conveyor and gantry systems Provide comprehensive, accurate and complete Mechanical design that meet the industry standards Identify interface between individual systems, understand relationship between systems and highlight potential clash and ensure overall system is developed to meet expectations Participate in daily on-site inspections Ensure mechanical activities are undertaken in line with company Quality standards and procedures Prepare Risk Assessments and Method Statements in a timely manner to undertake mechanical works Carrying out defect/breakdown analysis, ensure corrective tasks are completed in a timely manner and prepare lessons learnt reports to promote continuous improvements Provide assistance to site engineers in matters regarding the Mechanical systems Develop programmes and ensure that the Mechanical works are completed to programme taking consideration for other works that may impact/be impacted by the works Liaise with Project Team to review and discuss designs and developments Liaise with Procurement team and ensure that required spare parts and consumables are ordered and available Support mechanical teams Prepare required reports on defects, issues, breakdowns, damages etc Ensure all permits required are in place Ensure staff is using the correct PPE, tools and machinery before starting a task Manage the Team, Materials and quality of work Ensure tunnelling works are carried out to agreed budgets and timeline Assist with preparation of cost estimates for project design and construction Work in conjunction with engineers to solve project design problems Forecasting of labour, materials, design, equipment to ensure smooth workflow during the tunnelling works Implement maintenance schedules for all equipment and ensure that maintenance is carried out and records are maintained Ensure that adequate spare parts are in place to avoid unnecessary non-productive time during the tunnelling works Liaise with suppliers for spare parts Maintain responsibility for the storage, filing and archiving of documents relevant to your mechanical tasks Provide advice and guidance on design and operational issues Report to Mechanical Engineering Manager Knowledge, Skills & Experience: Relevant Degree Qualification in Mechanical Engineering Experience working in the mechanical engineering and tunnelling field Exceptional technical and problem-solving skills and reasoning ability Ability to build and maintain lasting and positive relationships Data acquisition and interrogation skills General (All Employees) Carry out all work in accordance with health and safety and any other legal requirements Manage the performance of all employees assigned to you in accordance with legal requirements and procedures as required) Attend and engage fully in any learning and development activities that are deemed appropriate by the JV Assist with recruiting new team members in your Team as required by the JV Participate and engage fully in appraisal/performance review processes run by the company and constantly work to improve your individual, your team and the wider group’s performance Create and maintain positive and collaborative relationships with colleagues, clients and sub-contractors Drive efficiency on the project and always work towards ensuring KPIs are delivered as per client expectations Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures as required) Take on additional projects and undertake reasonable duties as required by the JV
Construction Jobs New Cross, Greater London
Sep 28, 2020
Permanent
My client is a World Leading Construction Company. They have just commenced work on a £400m project in South London and are recruiting for Electrical Engineers with experience of working on Power and Tunnelling Projects. Main purpose of role: Support planning, procurement, on site assembly, commissioning, operation and maintenance of electrical systems to ensure the tunneling works and temporary works on the project are safe and fit for purpose Key Responsibilities and Duties: Plan, Design, support procurement, implement, maintain and control electrical equipment on the project including electrical aspects of mechanical equipment Evaluate the electrical service provider’s safety, reliability and operational performance Perform calculations to validate the electrical system suitability for the requirements Collaborate with electricians and engineers to solve emerging issues Ensure installations are in line with needs and safety standards by preparing electrical systems specifications and technical drawings Perform quality and performance analysis Establish and maintain maintenance and inspection plans Ensure maintenance records are being completed and records held Ensure staff is using the correct PPE, tools and machinery before starting a task Inspect installations and observe operations to ensure compliance with design and equipment specifications and safety standards Provide professional support to the management team, helping to ensure high quality service delivery and co-ordinate response to the Client Ensuring compliance with specifications, codes, or customer requirements by directing or coordinating installation, manufacturing, construction, maintenance, documentation, support or testing activities Preparing specifications for purchases of electrical equipment and materials. Liaise with Procurement team to ensure adequate availability for electrical spare parts to ensure non-productive time is minimised during the tunneling works Estimating material, labour, equipment and construction costs for budget preparation Keep current with the latest technical innovations in electrical engineering Prepare Risk Assessments and Method Statements in a timely manner to undertake electrical works Carrying out defect/breakdown analysis, ensure corrective tasks are completed in a timely manner and prepare lessons learnt reports to promote continuous improvements Assist with fault finding on defective equipment and implement corrective/improvement actions Knowledge, Skills & Experience: Relevant Degree Qualification in Electrical Engineering Experience construction of underground utilities, supervision of electrical networks including electrical substations Experience in the engineering and tunnelling field Proficiency in design and calculation software Exceptional technical and problem-solving skills and reasoning ability Data acquisition and interrogation skills Knowledge of PLC systems General (All Employees) Carry out all work in accordance with health and safety and any other legal requirements Manage the performance of all employees assigned to you in accordance with legal requirements and procedures as required) Attend and engage fully in any learning and development activities that are deemed appropriate by the JV Assist with recruiting new team members in your Team as required by the JV Participate and engage fully in appraisal/performance review processes run by the company and constantly work to improve your individual, your team and the wider group’s performance Create and maintain positive and collaborative relationships with colleagues, clients and sub-contractors Drive efficiency on the project and always work towards ensuring KPIs are delivered as per client expectations Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures as required) Take on additional projects and undertake reasonable duties as required by the JV
Construction Jobs Swindon, Wiltshire
Sep 09, 2020
Permanent
My client is a leading Construction and Civil Engineering Company. They are actively seeking a BIM Development Manager to lead the company’s development of Building Information Management (BIM) capability. The role requires continual assessment of current industry good practice and identifying areas the company should concentrate resources to achieve competitive advantage over its market competition. KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Lead the implementation of companywide document control standardisation process Manage 2D/3D modelling resource, including freelance resources where required * Lead BIM delivery on acquisitions (including but not limited to) * Analysis ITT documentation, determining EIR and other BIM/CAD related requirements * Production of Pre-Contract BEP’s * Production of ITT responses * Production of Visualisations * Production of 4D schedules * Production of sequence animation videos * Support the implementation of BIM on live projects: * Approval of BEP and other relevant project documentation * Ensuring the Project team have the necessary capabilities and competence to undertake the required BIM Roles. * Appoint Competent Project Information Manager * Ensure necessary training available to upskill project team * Access competence of supply chain * Ensure utilisation of appropriate, fit for purpose CDE. * Ongoing surveillance of live projects to ensure compliance, identifying where further support is required. * Promote and assist teams in adopting best practice in implementing BIM methodologies and practices. * Generate feedback reports on BIM best practice, opportunities for improvement and issues to be resolved * Support the work associated with CAD/BIM/Document Management software/systems upgrades, testing and implementation. * Keep abreast with current industry standards and future developments in BIM standards and best practice. * Engage with industry working groups, such as appropriate BIM4 groups and UKBIM Alliance. * Business-wide Performance Improvement * Identify where efficiency savings, training or productivity gains can bring worthwhile benefit, and assist in the implementation of solutions. * As part of the Head Office based Technical Services team support this departments additional duties such as temporary works and work winning. * Travel to other sites and company offices will be necessary AUTHORISED TO: Appoint Project Information Managers, Approve Project BIM Execution Plans and subsequent documents, Accept CDE proposals for Projects (technical suitability), Direct BIM team on BIM and tender tasks. Draft technical queries. SAFETY RESPONSIBILITIES: Promote high safety standards Utilise the potential of BIM to engineer the safest possible build sequence. Assist in internal project audit if required Report any Close Calls or unsafe acts/conditions observed CONTINGENCY: Principle Engineer, Design Manager(s), CAD Technicians PERSON SPECIFICATION Level of formal qualifications required: * Engineering or technically based HND or degree level qualification. * Further learning on the BIM Suite of Documents and their implementation * Evidence of ongoing CPD in recognised industry applications (ie Bentley, AutoDesk, Synchro) Professional qualification BRE BIM Level 2 Certificated Practitioner, or similar Level and range of work experience required: Must have experience operating in a dedicated BIM role (>2 years) Experience Identifying, interpreting and applying required industry/ client/ internal BIM and CAD standards Experience of working in multiple Common Data Environments Experience utilising both Autodesk and Bentley Systems 2D & 3D applications. Design management experience on infrastructure construction projects Specific knowledge required: Working knowledge of the processes and requirements of BS1192:2007, PAS1192-2:2013 and further relevant standards Project delivery using the core 2D/3D CAD applications of AutoCAD and Bentley systems Creation of 4D schedules through Autodesk Navisworks & Synchro Pro Detailed knowledge of infrastructure design processes and construction techniques Knowledge of the methods of civil engineering construction – Reinforced structures, earthworks, temporary works etc. Areas of Personal Competence: Excellent problem-solving abilities Creative thinker with a can-do attitude Must be able to develop relationships at a number of levels in order to work together to achieve both the project and Company’s goals. Understands the term “team work”. Must be able to demonstrate how to build mutual respect and trust, regardless of differences between others needs and ideas. Understanding the impact of different cultures and use the differences to achieve what is required by all parties involved on the project. Must be able to use own initiative, question traditional assumptions and learn from and share experiences. This includes problem solving. Demonstrate a relentless pursuit of standards, best practice and continuous improvement in all aspects of work to positively impact safety, value, results and performance. Able to respond to changing situations and setbacks positively with actions that continue to demonstrate your own effectiveness. Able to adapt their approach to suit the requirements of a situation
Construction Jobs Southampton, Hampshire
Sep 09, 2020
Permanent
My client is a Leading Construction and Civil Engineering Company. Due to an extensive forward order book of projects, particularly in Southern England, they are looking to appoint on a permanent basis a Site Engineer to focus on one or more projects in the region. The nature of the work that they undertake includes; * Bulk earthworks * Groundworks and building infrastructure * Drainage * Concrete cutting and removal * River and canal works * Coastal defence * Piling and foundations * Port and harbour related schemes * Renewable energy infrastructure * Highways & Bridges Key Responsibilities: Engineers will actively lead this initiative and will be responsible for monitoring the quality of the works in conjunction with the Test and Inspection Plan, maintaining as built records. * Assist the Site Manager in the initial site set-up, ensuring company systems and procedures are in place and implemented. * Rigorously apply effective planning techniques, methods analysis and controls to ensure the most effective and continuous use of resources. * Assist the Site Manager and Quantity Surveying Department by compiling data to record resources utilised on each activity. * Support the implementation of strict financial controls on the payment of subcontractors, suppliers and operatives. * Co-ordinate site engineering control activities to satisfy contract programme requirements, delegating or carrying out setting out as necessary. * Ensure standard Company procedures are adopted in carrying out setting out operations, and that effective methods of communication are used in transmitting information to operatives and subcontractors. * Carry out ‘as built’ surveys on completed works. * Liaise and co-ordinate with all Head Office Departments to improve all levels of communication so as to benefit and develop overall Company objectives. Experience and Qualifications: * Standard setting out techniques – ability to use level & EDM. Knowledge of GPS preferred. * Experience in highway works, particularly drainage and infrastructure ideally. * HNC/HND/Degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering or associated discipline * CSCS Card * Health & Safety Qualification
Construction Jobs London
Sep 09, 2020
Permanent
My client is a World Leading Construction and Civil Engineering Company. They are presently recruiting for a Senior Temporary Works Designer who will be based out of their Head Offices in North London. Suitable candidates will have a minimum of 24 months design experience and be able to demonstrate the ability to work in a similar position on a Civil Engineering project site (rail, highways or major structures). You will be minimum degree/HND qualified in a relevant subject matter such as Civil Engineering / Construction Management and must be able to demonstrate how they have sought improvements and alternative solutions using the most efficient and cost effective methods. Suitable candidates will have knowledge of different forms of Temporary Works, how to work to a project programme and also knowledge of methods on Civil Engineering construction e.g. reinforced structures, earthworks etc
Construction Jobs Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sep 09, 2020
Permanent
Overview My client is a Regional Civil Engineering and Groundworks Contractor. They are looking for someone to look after contracts within a 50 mile radius of Basingstoke, Hampshire. An opportunity has arisen within their construction team for a Contracts Manager to be responsible for the effective and efficient delivery of all construction activities on Civil Engineering, Ground works and Infrastructure projects within the area. Reporting to the Managing Director, you will have a customer focussed mentality to ensure that the company is meeting clients' expectations. The position * Effective contract management and commercial ownership of a portfolio of Groundworks and Civil Engineering projects * Work closely with the commercial departments throughout the valuation and cost to complete process * Management, coaching and development of site staff * Effective workforce planning to ensure optimum numbers of personnel are on site * Develop, produce and adhere to health and safety documentation and method statements * Continuous input throughout full tender and project life-cycle to ensure all projects are within cost, profitable and quality measures are met Requirements * Proven experience of contract management or multi project management of groundwork's and Infrastructure projects Extensive groundworks experience to include earthworks, foundations, road construction, drainage etc * Ideally 5 + years’ experience with a Civil Engineering or Groundworks Company * Experience of running multiple projects consecutively * An excellent man-manager * Good IT Skills * Knowledge of groundwork's and infrastructure techniques * Strong health and safety knowledge * Proven negotiating and relationship building skills * Ability to monitor customer satisfaction and ensure customer intelligence is up-to-date * Proven contract management or multi-site project management experience is essential * Full UK driving license Qualifications * Ideally educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant subject area such as Civil Engineering or Construction Management * SMSTS * NRSWA (Ideally) * First Aid Trained * CSCS Contract Manager or equivalent
Construction Jobs Swindon, Wiltshire
Sep 09, 2020
Permanent
Overview: My client is a leading Regional Civil Engineering Contractor. They are presently looking to recruit an Estimator / Senior Estimator to join their Preconstruction team based in near Swindon. A key member of the preconstruction team, you will be responsible for producing detailed competitive tender submissions for projects from £500k to around £10m in value. The nature of the projects varies but could include; * Infrastructure & Groundworks * Section 278 and 38 Works * Earthworks * Drainage * Footpaths & Landscaping Responsibilities: You will be responsible for the preparation of tenders with assistance from other members of the pre-construction team. You will be responsible for managing the production of the tender costs in consultation with the project planner, design manager and bid manager allocated to the project. Obtain suitable market quotations to substantiate the prime cost utilising the company Supply Chain. Deliver accurate prime cost submissions at the adjudication meeting in a professional and logical manner. Advise line Manager of improvements / innovation within the company or externally that you become aware of. Estimates result in contracts that meet or exceed business expectations. Handover of successful tender information such that the site teams are suitably briefed About the Company/Client/Project: A leading Civil Engineering Contractor. Requirements including certificates and qualifications: * A Degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering or another relevant construction related subject matter. * Experience in an Estimator role with a Civil Engineering or Groundworks Contractor * UK Based project experience * CSCS Card * UK Driving Licence
Construction Jobs Machynlleth, Sir Powys
Aug 14, 2020
Permanent
My client is one of the leading civil engineering and construction contractors working in Southern and Western England, the English border counties and Wales. They currently have an annual turnover of circa £150m placing them in the UK Top 20 of civil engineering contractors. They have a strong client base, including central government, local authorities and private sector organisations. Their sector involvement includes; * Highways & Bridges * Rail * Surfacing * Energy & Power * Environment Agency * Integrated Transport * Urban Regeneration * Water Management * Utilities Due to planned growth and a recent influx of work in North West Wales they are looking to appoint, on either a permanent or freelance basis, a Site Agent or Project Manager with a strong background in Civil Engineering. The nature of the work is Rail related and involves fast track rail bridge replacements and improvements and associated civils works. Therefore my client is seeking individuals with both PTS and experience in this sector. Duties and Responsibilities; * HND/Degree in civil engineering or equivalent qualification * CSCS Card * SMSTS * First Aid * Have at least 5 years’ experience in Civil Engineering covering a broad range of Civil Engineering disciplines. The Benefits As part of their excellent benefits package, they offer: * Competitive basic salary / day rate * Company car or generous car allowance * Private Healthcare * Company Pension Scheme * Holidays
Construction Jobs Machynlleth, Sir Powys
Aug 14, 2020
My client is one of the leading civil engineering and construction contractors working in Southern and Western England, the English border counties and Wales. They currently have an annual turnover of circa £150m placing them in the UK Top 20 of civil engineering contractors. They have a strong client base, including central government, local authorities and private sector organisations. Their sector involvement includes; * Highways & Bridges * Rail * Surfacing * Energy & Power * Environment Agency * Integrated Transport * Urban Regeneration * Water Management * Utilities Due to planned growth and a recent influx of work in North West Wales they are looking to appoint, on either a permanent or freelance basis, a Site Engineer with a strong background in Civil Engineering. The nature of the work is Rail related and involves fast track rail bridge replacements and improvements and associated civils works. Therefore my client is seeking individuals with both PTS and experience in this sector. Duties and Responsibilities; * HND/Degree in civil engineering or equivalent qualification * CSCS Card * SMSTS * First Aid * Have at least 2-3 years’ experience in Civil Engineering covering a broad range of Civil Engineering disciplines. The Benefits As part of their excellent benefits package, they offer: * Competitive basic salary / day rate * Company car or generous car allowance * Private Healthcare * Company Pension Scheme * Holidays
Construction Jobs Hyde Park, Greater London
Aug 14, 2020
Permanent
My client is a World Leading Construction Company. They are presently recruiting for an experienced Senior Project Planner to work in their specialist Healthcare and Sciences Division, initially on a circa £300m hospital in London. Job Purpose To provide a timely, effective and professional planning and production control services for proposals and project delivery within the Engineering Services Science and Health division of the company. The Science and Health Sector of the group is growing rapidly and they are looking to recruit the best people to continue this growth. Candidate Profile The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge and experience in delivering new build construction projects in the Science and Healthcare sectors to value circa £300m The candidate should have good knowledge of the NEC form of contract and the planning requirements that this form of contract requires including Programme for Acceptance, EWN's and CE's. The candidate will work closely with the project team to ensure all aspects of the project including design, procurement, delivery and commissioning are planned and monitored. They must incorporate key deliverable milestones into the programme and monitor these deliverables. This will include the use of systems such as BIM360 field or similar and the ability to generate 4D programmes using Synchro would be desirable. The candidate should be confident to chair planning meetings and contribute at client project meetings. They will need to be able to react quickly to project pace and change, be able to make valid assumptions, challenge design, be able to work alone from information and have confidence and the ability to back up the programmes. The ideal candidate will also demonstrate a willingness to share skills and knowledge to other members of the project team and enhance internal and external relationships. Effective communication skills are important to this role as the candidate will liaise with project teams, sector colleagues and external parties such as clients, consultants and suppliers. It is expected that the candidate will be able to lead and guide and mentor a mid- level planner and contribute to the recruitment of suitable assistant planners as the project progresses if required. Key Responsibilities * Integration into project teams and foster good professional working relationships with internal and external stakeholders * Liaise with clients and external planning consultants * Provide planning services to a specific Laboratory project and contribute to ‘Work winning' when called upon * Lead programme meetings whether internally or presenting to Clients * Set up end to end programmes from appointment to commissioning and close out. * Set up and manage auditable trails of programmes * Collate & validate project progress and report to the Divisional Director and business unit Lead Planner. * Contribute to the efficient way the sector is run by feeding lessons learnt and innovation back into the department. * Understand what makes each project tick and establish programmes around key milestones * Critical Path analysis * Identify and manage project risk * Ability to contribute to problem solving * React to client change with “big picture” thinking * Ability to produce detailed programmes and options quickly as required by clients * Ability to advise clients on “last possible moment” decision milestones * Develop relationships with internal teams, consultants, clients and suppliers. * Train non planners in planning principles, techniques and software. * Resource loading of programmes * Development and maintenance of project planning Dashboard throughout the delivery phase * Develop and Manage the 4D Synchro programme. Benefits Competitive salary Car/Travel Allowance (Role dependent) Competitive Family Friendly Policies Private medical cover Pension matching scheme Discount on selected retailers and gyms Voluntary benefits such as; cycle to work, child care vouchers Skills Proven understanding of planning & rescheduling techniques Proven understanding of the full project cycle and any relative constraints Experience of Demolition and Façade retention desirable Experience of deep basement construction in logistically challenging city sites is desirable Proven understanding of M&E infrastructure and commissioning process for Science Laboratories Understanding of Home Office laboratory validation and licencing process Proven understanding of different forms of procurement Strategic and “big picture” thinker Software operations relevant to job role [Asta Powerproject] Experienced in the use of Synchro 4D planning software would be desirable Experienced in the use of Primavera P6 planning software would be desirable Experience of being involved in the planning & proposals process within the construction industry. Presentation skills Planning experience in a range of business sectors including: new build, science, research and healthcare. Ability to prepare and deliver programming and planning in accordance with the guidelines set down by the Society of Construction Law, Delay and Disruption Protocol. Ability to manage own workload Person Specification Team player Passion & drive Have pride in the work produced Flexible, positive approach Good confident communicator Good people skills Empathetic towards other’s needs & objectives Accurate reporting skills Attention to detail