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  • Warrington - £50,000 to £60,000 pa

    Role: Maintenance Manager - Highways Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 plus package. Location: Warrington Are you an experienced Leader with a history of successful delivery of schemes within the Highways Sector? Are you looking for an opportunity to join the Management team with exciting prospects within one of the biggest Contractors in the Country? Then a role within a Market leading Contractor could be for you. My client is looking to recruit a Maintenance Manager with a solid Highways background to line manage the Maintenance Managers and the fleet associated with a Highways Maintenance contract. You will ensure that the Maintenance Requirements Plan meets the requirements of the Contract and is delivered efficiently. The successful candidate will come from a Main Contracting background with a breadth of Highways experience and have in depth knowledge of Highways Maintenance. Your duties will include:Deliver the actions required to meet the Maintenance Plan and report monthly progress.Support regular review of Planning and suggest changes and improvements.Work closely with the enabling functions to assist in developing the future Maintenance strategy.Ensure work is delivered in a safe manner and that it is compliant with the requirements of the contract.Liaise with other Highway Services contracts to embed relevant best practice.To work as part of the Operations Management Team - leading and contributing to long term business direction.Promote the highest standards of safety for all operational staff.Embrace and lead change as the key to continuous improvement. Ideal Qualifications include:Knowledge of Asset Management and Operational Requirements within a Highways Maintenance contract.Understand method statements and risk assessments.Strong Safety Management culture.Ability to work to deadlines under pressure.Able to review budgets and monitor cost with support from Commercial Team. This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding market leading company with advance orders and scope for career progression. Please contact Peter Morse on 01962 896349 as soon as possible if you think you are suitable for this role.

  • Essex - £25,000 to £33,000 pa

    Role: Assistant Quantity Surveyor Salary: £25,000 - £33,000 (Plus Attractive Benefit Package) Location: Chelmesford My client is a successful UK Highways Contractor, and is part of one of the biggest contractors in the world. They are currently looking to recruit an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to work on projects in and around Hertfordshire.The candidate must have some experience in a similar role within the Highways Industry.Responsibilities:o Daily monitoring of resources, track sheets and works completedo Checking time sheets, overtime claims and subcontractor paymentso Valuing labour and material costs of works completedo Submitting accurate and timely applications for paymento Tracking applications & payments received to ensure continual cash flowo Presenting detailed management information on costs, labour, plant and materialso Assessing, preparing and negotiating quotes, tenders and valuationso Liaising with site teams, management and client contacts General: o Update and maintain a document system for tenders and professional accreditation'so Monitor and update procurement databaseo Monitor and manage material stock levelso Update daily tracker and issue staff returns to clients when requiredo Monitor and update training qualifications and renewalso Carry out regular driving licence checks for staff and operativeso Monitor vehicle timetable, arrange servicing when requiredo Monitor plant database, arrange servicing and replacement when requiredQualities and Attributes:o Degree Qualifiedo Suitable experience within the street works industry preferredo Numerate and accurate with an eye for detailo Ability to manage own workload without directiono Articulate, well presented with a personable approacho Well organised with the ability to work to tight deadlineso Full, clean drivers licence To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UKIn return for being a successful candidate you will be offered a competitive salary of £25,000 - £32,000 depending on experience plus an attractive benefits package. Being such a successful UK contractor, there are numerous areas for growth and development if you prove yourselfThis really is a fantastic opportunity to work with one of the market leaders in this field.

  • Portsmouth - £20,000 to £25,000 pa

    Plater/Welder (structural steel)Excellent Rates of PayLocation: PortsmouthA successful UK Specialist Steel contractor who focus on fabrication and construction of heavy steel structures are currently recruiting for a highly skilled Plater / Welder. Typical steelwork in the fabrication shop will be I beams (girders) that may require burning/cutting and plates/cleats to be positioned and welded as per drawings. Other steelwork sections will include flats, CHS,RHS, etc. Finished items will be structural columns, floor beams, rafters, bracing etc. Plater/Welder duties: -Read and work to CAD produced fabrication drawings. -Position and weld up any plates/cleats as indicated on the drawings. -Add notches/burn holes as required. Plater/Welder requirements: -You should be a time served plater/welder/fabricator. -You should have experience working on heavy structural steel beams etc. -Be reliable and looking for a permanent on the books position based in Portsmouth. Very competitive hourly rates - negotiable dependent on experience plus overtime is available If you feel you are right for this role, please provide your CV to Sharon O'Donnell by the 25th January 2017.

  • Portsmouth - £30,000 to £40,000 pa

    Role: Structural EngineerLocation: Portsmouth or Burton On TrentSalary: £30,000 - £40,0000 Plus PackageA highly regarded specialist Steel contractor is currently looking for a Structural Design Engineer for their offices in either Portsmouth or Burton on Trent. You will be responsible for producing engineering designs / calculations, ensuring the production of designs that are safe and fully compliant with projects specification, statutory regulations and design standards.The Structural Engineer will be required to programme your work and ensure that all programmes are fully co-ordinated with the other design team members and project deliverables are clearly identified. You will be responsible for monitoring the progress of the design providing regular and accurate reports. You will be required to liaise with other design team members, departments and clients. Successful Applicant Requirements o Design office experience, with Parking or Steel Structures would be beneficialo Experience using engineering software and systemso Building construction knowledgeo Knowledge of current British and European design standard, along with knowledge of structural / civil design standardso Excellent interpersonal skillso Experience working with contractors, engineers and architectso Flexible approach with the ability to manage priorities of own workload This really is a exciting opportunity to join a market leading specialist, with the ability to progress and develop your career. If you are interested in this position please call Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 397777 or email on

  • Portsmouth - £30,000 to £35,000 pa

    Position: Tekla DraughtsmanLocation: Portsmouth or Burton on TrentSalary £30,000 - £35,000 Basic + Training + ProgressionOutstanding opportunity for Draughtsmen looking to further their career with a a specialist steel contractor in engineering industry. On offer is a strong starting salary,package in conjunction with career progression. You will also benefit from working with industry experts which will aid in developing your longer term career.The Role* Attending site visits for measurements and customer liaison* Liaising with structural engineers and lead architects* Detailing and producing fabrications* Carrying out assignments using AutoCAD & TeklaThe Candidate * Strong knowledge of AutoCAD & Tekla* Minimum 2 years' experience in architecture and steel fabrication* Excellent customer service skillsKeywords: CAD, AutoCAD, AutoDesk, Advance Steel, 2D, 3D, PDS, DWG, Draughtsman, Solidworks, Tekla, Design, Engineering, Windows, Metalwork, Steelwork, Metal, Balconies, Fabrication, Staircases, Southampton, Poole, Dorset, Hampshire, Rail, Civil, Structure Steelwork DetailingFor more information please contact Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353 orWe will endeavour to respond to all applicants however due to the sheer volume of response, we can only guarantee that candidates who have been shortlisted will be contacted.

  • Guinea - €6,000 to €10,000 pm

    I have an immediate opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor / Cost controllerMy client is a major prestigious international contractorThe project is a 2 year mining & infrastructure projectThe role will report in to the Project Director and work very closely with the Contract ManagerMain responsibilities of the role: Take-off from drawings and on-site measurement of works executed (Bulk earthworks, Concrete Civils, Steel Bridges and rail.) * Preparation and presentation to the Engineer for approval of the measured quantities and back-up documentation (measurement sheets, Auto Cad or Mensura 2D and 3D software. * Preparation of monthly progress claims and presentation to the Engineer for approval. * Invoicing Specific responsibilities: - Cost Control to ensure the project remains within the budget by monitoring and comparing the executed and contract quantities. - Controlling of actual costs against planned costs to ensure that construction costs and production are managed as efficiently as possible - Developing forecasts - Estimating quantities for future materials orders - Preparing estimates - Preparing new rates - Estimating quantities for variation orders - Day Works reporting, presenting to the Engineer for approval and invoicing - Supplying the Project team with the necessary data for Project Controls Reporting - Forecast reporting to the Project Manager for budgeting The role will be 8 weeks on 2 weeks off This represents an excellent opportunity to join a major company and provides a fantastic career opportunityApply now

  • Warrington - £45,000 to £55,000 pa

    Role: Senior Quantity Surveyor - Highways Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 plus package. Location: Warrington Are you an experienced Senior Surveyor with a history of successful delivery of schemes within the Highways Sector? Are you looking for an opportunity to join a Commercial team with exciting prospects within one of the biggest Contractors in the Country? Then a role within a Market leading Contractor could be for you. My client is looking to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor with a strong Highways background to support project development and delivery across a flagship framework. You will ensure that appropriate Target Sums are set for Schemes and then delivered profitably and will also take responsibility for supporting junior members of the Commercial team. The successful candidate will come from a Main Contracting background with a breadth of Highways experience and have in depth knowledge of the NEC suite of Contracts. Your duties will include ensuring that:Contract requirements related to Schemes are complied with in full.Financial reporting is produced to the required standard on time.The supply chain is paid in accordance with contractual arrangements and that all variations are effectively managed.Early warnings and compensation events are produced in accordance with the requirements of the contract.Ensure effective control of costs in all activity. Ideal Qualifications include:This position is for an individual with the drive, enthusiasm and ability to work within a dedicated team ensuring targets are met and business objectives are completed efficiently.The individual should have the proven experience in their ability to support, influence and communicate with others.The individual will have appropriate qualifications, and professional membership of the RICS, CIOB or ICE is desirable.The individual will hold a valid CSCS card.Ability to operate successfully in a commercial and political environment and previous experience of managing the project commercial performance is necessary. Commercial awareness is required to assess risk. This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding market leading company with advance orders and scope for career progression. Please contact Peter Morse on 01962 896349 as soon as possible if you think you are suitable for this role.

  • Warrington - £50,000 to £60,000 pa

    Role: Managing Quantity Surveyor - Highways Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 plus package. Location: Warrington Are you an experienced Managing Surveyor with a history of successfully commercially delivering schemes within the Highways Sector? Are you looking for an opportunity to join a Commercial team with exciting prospects within one of the biggest Contractors in the Country? Then a role within a Market leading Contractor could be for you. My client is looking to recruit a Managing Quantity Surveyor with a strong Highways background to manage the commercial functions of the delivery of planned and reactive maintenance activity together with the recovery of monies for Crown Damage. The successful candidate will come from a Main Contracting background with a breadth of Highways experience and have in depth knowledge of the NEC suite of Contracts. Your duties will include ensuring:The annual budget is set in line with the contract's commercial strategy and delivered profitably.The supply chain costs are managed fairly and effectively.Contract requirements related to Asset Maintenance and Operational Requirements are complied with in full.Financial reporting is produced to the required standard on time.Timely instructions are issued to the supply chain with appropriate governance having been secured.The supply chain is paid in accordance with contractual arrangements.Early warnings and compensation events are delivered in accordance with the contract's requirements.Ensure effective control of costs in all activity. Ideal Qualifications include:This position is for an individual with the drive, enthusiasm and ability to work within a dedicated team ensuring targets are met and business objectives are completed efficiently.The individual should have the proven experience in their ability to lead, influence and communicate with others.The individual will have appropriate qualifications, and professional membership of the RICS, CIOB or ICE is desirable.The individual will hold a valid CSCS card.Ability to operate successfully in a commercial and political environment and previous experience of managing the project commercial performance is necessary. Commercial awareness is required to assess risk. This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding market leading company with advance orders and scope for career progression. Please contact Peter Morse on 01962 896349 as soon as possible if you think you are suitable for this role.

  • Singapore - $12,000 to $16,000 pm

    Estimating Head - Civil Infrastructure Contractor - SingaporeAre you an experienced Estimator with a history of winning infrastructure works? Are you interested in the market in Singapore? With over US$25BN of works due to be awarded in 2017 this is an ideal time to be moving to my client.We are looking for a Head Estimator to join the existing team for a large Tier 1 contractor based in Singapore. You will play a key role in the bids and tenders team who will be tasked with winning a significant amount of new works in Singapore this year.Our client is looking at a range of infrastructure works including, metro, depot and road projects and therefore experience within this area of Civil Engineering will be considered advantageous.In order to be considered for the role your CV should show clear experience in the following areas;Degree qualified in Civil Engineering or similar discipline.Over 20 years of experience within Civil Engineering.5 years of Estimating Manager / Lead experience.Main Civil Engineering contractor experience.Proven record of winning major works.Previous experience in Singapore will be considered advantageous.On offer is a competitive salary as well as additional benefits. The role is available immediately and therefore we would encourage you to share your CV at the earliest opportunity.Our client is keen to interview this month so do share your CV.

  • Doha - $3,500 to $5,500 pm

    QA Engineers - Major Highways Project - Doha, QatarWe are currently assisting a leading contractor in Doha with their search for experienced Highways QA Engineers to assist with a portfolio of projects in Doha, Qatar.Our client is seeking several new QA Engineer team members for a varied project portfolio. This role offers you the opportunity to work within the QA team for an iconic programme of works in Qatar.In order to be shortlisted for interview our client is expecting to see the following skills and experience;10+ years' experience in QA / QC positions.Degree qualified with experience of ISO standards.5+ years within highways projectsMaterials background is advantageous.Middle Eastern experience is preferred.Major infrastructure project experience is essential.Exposure to bridges, tunnels and related infrastructure considered advantageous.On offer is the opportunity to work on several high profile infrastructure projects in Qatar. The client is offering a competitive salary as well as a long term career option.If you would like to know more, please do send over your latest CV.

  • Singapore - $200,000 to $250,000 pa

    Project Director - Rail/ Metro - AsiaWe have recently taken on an exciting senior level which will offer the successful and suitable senior level manager the following;An autonomous role managing more than $500 million worth of workBeing instrumental in a mega project from the early stages5+ years' work based in AsiaMarket leading, low tax packageThis role will have overall operational responsibility for tunnelling and underground stations along a new section of metro line being built in the city. The value of this work is in excess of $500 and the role will report in to the project director.My client is looking for someone who has a proven track record in managing large, complex rail and metro projects around the world for major contracting organisations.To discuss this exciting opportunity further please contact Toby Ball as soon as possible.

  • Nigeria - $6,000 to $90,000 pa

    QHSE Manager - Nigeria - Civil Engineering & ConstructionWe are working for a well-respected engineering and construction companies operating division in Nigeria.Having been well established in the country for many years they have an envious record of successfully delivering multiple projects in the marine and environmental sectors.At present their business is established and performing well and they are looking for someone to come on board and continue this trend.They are looking for a QHSE manager who can oversee multiple projects across the country with regards to 4 elements of the role; quality, health, safety and environmental.This opportunity is a fantastic chance for someone to join a truly global contractor with a sustainable business in the region.To be of requisite calibre for this role my client is looking for someone with the following skills and attributes;Experience with leading main contractorsTechnical engineering backgroundIn depth knowledge of marine engineeringFor more information please contact Toby Ball as soon as possible.

  • Singapore - $200,000 to $250,000 pa

    Project Director - Rail/ Metro - AsiaWe have recently taken on an exciting senior level which will offer the successful and suitable senior level manager the following;An autonomous role managing more than $500 million worth of workBeing instrumental in a mega project from the early stages5+ years' work based in AsiaMarket leading, low tax packageThis role will have overall operational responsibility for tunnelling and underground stations along a new section of metro line being built in the city. The value of this work is in excess of $500 and the role will report in to the project director.My client is looking for someone who has a proven track record in managing large, complex rail and metro projects around the world for major contracting organisations.To discuss this exciting opportunity further please contact Toby Ball as soon as possible.

  • Doha - $12,500 to $15,000 pm

    Contracts Manager - Claims Specialist - Doha, QatarWe have a current vacancy for a Contracts Manager responsible for our client's major infrastructure projects in Qatar. The assignment is a long term role based out of Doha, Qatar. Our client is undergoing expansion currently within their road and highways commercial team and they require a Contracts lead specialised in Claims.The current active portfolio is valued at well over $10BN USD and is split across several major projects. You will play a key part in the claims team relating to these major projectsThis role would suit a highly experienced professional with a combination of the following attributes;Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering.MRICS registered.Proven track record in large infrastructure projects. Preferably highways, roads, drainage and other infrastructure related disciplines.Expert level of FIDIC knowledge and experience.Experience within post contract and claims environments.Middle East experience will be advantageous.English speaking and literate in English language contracts.In exchange for your skills and expertise the client is offering a total package of up to 50k QAR per month and a company car.If you fulfil the necessary requirements and are motivated to know more, please get in touch with your latest CV immediately.

  • Kazakhstan - $7,000 to $7,500 pm

    Senior Electrical Design Engineer - ConstructionI am currently working with a very large European Contractor who have a reputation among their clients for delivering large and complex projects to a very high standard. They are traditionally both a building & civils contractor.They are seeking a Senior MEP / Electrical Design Engineer for a number of large building development in Central Asia. You must be Ideally you will have experience working with blue chip and well known European contractors.This role will cover Technical Office and Site based elements.Prerequisites for the position include:Experience as MEP / Electrical Design Engineer on US $300m+ building projectsElectrical backgroundComfortable working single status in a remote locationSalary / expectationsYour net take home after all costs and taxes will be US $7,000 per monthFlights, accommodation, and food will all be paid for by the companyYou will have a rotation of 6 weeks on / 2 weeks offWorking hours will be 12 hours a day, 7 days a week during your 6 weeks on sitePlease be assured that all correspondence will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

  • Panamá - $150,000 to $180,000 pa

    We are working with one of the world's leading contractors in the fields of civil engineering, infrastructure, buildings and energy. With a fantastic track record in delivering major projects successfully, safely and on time they have continued to grow in the market.Due to this increase in work load they are looking to bring on board a high level management profile. This role will be responsible for getting this tough project back on track. You will be acting at the highest level with client interaction on a daily basis along with pushing the site team and managing commercials.There is a strong support team in places to assist with the challenge.Our client is looking for someone who comes from a main contractor background with a proven track record in the delivery of similar large scale infrastructure project ideally related to Tunnelling and underground construction.In return my client will offer a long term role within the region where you will be rewarded and looked after for your contributions.For more information, please contact Toby Ball as soon as possible.

  • France - €50,000 to €90,000 pa

    I am urgently seeking a French speaking QC Manager (Quality Control Manager) for a major marine project in FranceMy Client is a Tier 1 main contractorThe project is a multi-million Euro marine and reclamation project involving major marine and dredging works I am seeking a QC manager (Quality Control Manager) with experience in quality control of marine and dredging works Responsibilities will include monitoring and control of the subcontractor French speaking is an ideal requirement If this is of interest please apply now

  • Saudi Arabia - $200,000 to $300,000 pa

    Role: General Manager Salary: Excellent expat salary and package Location: Saudi Arabia Our client is a leading Engineering and Construction Contractor who has executed projects throughout the Middle East for over 40 years. Our client is continuing to win large EPC projects within a diverse range of industries including Oil & Gas and various Industrial markets. Our client is seeking a General Manager to be based in Saudi Arabia and manage the Saudi business with the aim to increase divisional GP, reduce overhead costs and deliver multiple projects on time and within budgets. You will manage multiple Directors in achieving project progress from the bidding/tender stage throughout the project life cycle to pre-commissioning, commissioning and handover to the clients. Suitable candidates must match the following criteria:Degree qualified in Engineering with MBA desirable25+ years' construction experience for Oil & Gas, Civil, Power, Industrial Plant construction8+ years' experience in a Senior General Management position with full P/L responsibilityExperienced in Mega Projects of value more than $1BnMiddle East experience is essentialStrong project, planning, change and time management skills related to engineering, construction, contracts and commercial for high-value, high-complexity projectsYou must be results oriented individual with the ability to effectively manage multiple priorities and time linesYou must be a strong leader who is motivated and business minded with the focus of achieving the business goals and objectivesExperience workingFluent in Arabic speaking, reading and writing Should you wish to be considered for this senior opportunity working for a leading organisation with continuous growth throughout the Middle East, please forward your CV to Josh Young at The Highfield Company.

  • Saudi Arabia - up to $1 pm

    Role: Equipment Supervisor Location: Jazan, Saudi Arabia Our client is a leading EPC organisation that has been awarded a large Oil & Gas project on the new Jazan Industrial City project in Saudi Arabia. Our client is seeking an experienced Travel Safety Manager to work site based on a 10 weeks on / 2 weeks off rotation. This is an excellent opportunity to work long term contract on a multi-$Bn prestigious project within a leading organisation. Responsibilities:Reporting directly to the Site Construction ManagerThe successful execution of all the assigned discipline scope and/or areas of the site construction Works in accordance with the project schedule, cost and other KPIs.The safe execution of the work being supervised and supporting the site safety program.The successful execution of the equipment erection scope in coordination with any specialist vendor representatives. Specific tasks will include:The management of any design issues or Technical Queries (TQs) between the contractors and the site design team or relevant TQ Coordinator in the site officesEnsuring that the method statements for the work are reviewed and approved to ensure compliance with the relevant specificationsEnsuring that the site cleaning requirements for oxygen and process fluids are understood and that the pre-fabricated piping and equipment is either cleaned using an appropriate method or, if supplied free issued, is maintained in its clean state.Ensure that purges of dry oil free air are maintained on equipment, piping circuits and materials as necessary to maintain the cleanliness requirements.Ensure that the QAQC system checks on cleanliness are made and that closing welds and joints on oxygen equipment/piping are recorded and signed off in an appropriate way.Ensure that the method of pressure testing equipment in circuits is understood and that hydro testing is only carried out on circuits containing water or steam. All other circuits are to be pneumatically tested.The day to day supervision of a group of sub-contractor's construction teams as agreed at site.Maintain a strong and effective professional working relationship with the Project and Construction Management and the other contractors.Support and promote the implementation of the Project Safety, Security and Quality plansProvide leadership to ensure prompt prioritisation and coordination of all unforeseen issues at the site, escalating to the Construction Supervisor as necessaryWrite regular progress reports as required by the Construction Supervisor/Manager Experience required:Degree or Diploma, in an appropriate Engineering discipline e.g. mechanical.5 years of experience in Construction on industrial gases, oil & gas or related industry projects which should be construction site based.The successful execution of the EQUIPMENT ERECTION is essentialFamiliarity with equipment listed such as:Familiarity with oxygen cleaning processesTeam PlayerStrong communicator written and oralStrong and effective coordinatorOrganised, disciplined, able to perform under pressure and manage multiple priorities and parallel tasksReport writing skillsExperience of working in a multicultural project teamMiddle East project experienceLarge rotating equipment such as air compressors.Static equipment including pressure vessels, shell and tube heat exchangers, cryogenic vapoursiers, vacuum storage tanksPumps including cryogenic and water pumps.Vessles including random packing, supports and holding down grids.Adsorption vessels including mixed adsorbant installation, support screens Salary & Package:Long term contract10 weeks on / 2 weeks off rotation, single status60 hours per week (10 hours x 6 weeksSite / camp based positionAll accommodation, food, laundry provided at siteTransportation provided by the company

  • North West London - Salary negotiable

    Role: Office ManagerLocation: North West London Company: Tier 1 ContractorAn enthusiastic Office Manager is required for a market leading Contractor to work on site on an award winning long term Construction project. You will get involved with office administration, procurement and will also act as a PA to the Senior Project Manager on site. This is a great opportunity to join one of the key players in the Construction market who can offer excellent progression and development alongside an attractive package. Tasks:Office ManagementManage diaries of key staff Assisting and calculating payrollRecording office expenditure and managing the budgetMaintaining stationary and equipmentOrganizing interviews and meetingsAssist the Senior Project Manager Managing filing systems Requirements:Excellent office administration skills Knowledge of the Construction market would be an advantageExcellent organization skills

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