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  • Doha - $100,000 to $120,000 pa

    Quantity Surveyor - Qatar - Major Civil ProjectWe are working with the largest sections of the new Doha metro system that is currently under construction in Qatar. Our client is a large international contractor who are responsible for a $1 billion section of works.Due to restructuring of the commercial team they are looking for a Quantity surveyor to work alongside a high level contracts/ claims manager.This role will effectively be number 2 on the project with key commercial responsibilities such as; measurements, payments and general correspondence.The role offers a fantastic opportunity to join a world class contractor and project and be in a key role alongside some senior level members of the team.To be of requisite calibre for this role my client is looking for someone with the following key skills and attributes;Proven track record working for main contractorsExperience in major civil engineering projects (ideally rail)Relevant degree qualification in Quantity SurveyingFluent English language skillsIn return my client is offering a tax free total package valued at $10,500 USD per month. From this you will need to cover the costs of accommodation and transport. On top of this you will be supplied with medical cover and flights.If you would like to discuss this opportunity further then please contact Toby Ball.

  • Reading - £42,000 to £45,000 pa

    Site EngineerReading£42k+ plus car and benefits My client are an extremely profitable, cash rich, privately owned main contractor with an enviable reputation for delivering uncompromising build quality. They currently need an experienced Site Engineer to work on a £15m project of retirement apartments, with a complicated concrete frame on a logistically tight site on a 100 week project starting in July to work on the preliminaries, prior to the project start date. They have a diverse portfolio of projects locally along the M4 corridor spanning: Care homes, housing, retail, education & leisure sectors with value ranging from £1-20M. To be considered a contender to work for this truly impressive organisation working alongside their market leading team of experts, you will be an experienced Site Engineer with experience on projects up to £20m for a top tier main contractor. Please apply on line and call Maria on 01962 39 77 77 for a confidential discussion

  • Reading - £55,000 to £62,000 pa

    Senior Site ManagerReading£55k+ plus car and benefits My client are an extremely profitable, cash rich, privately owned main contractor with an enviable reputation for delivering uncompromising build quality. They currently need an experienced Senior Site Manager to work on a £15m project of retirement apartments, with a complicated concrete frame on a logistically tight site on a 100 week project starting in July to work on the preliminaries, prior to the project start date. They have a diverse portfolio of projects locally along the M4 corridor spanning: Care homes, housing, retail, education & leisure sectors with value ranging from £1-20M. To be considered a contender to work for this truly impressive organisation working alongside their market leading team of experts, you will be an experienced Senior Site Manager with experience on projects up to £20m for a top tier main contractor. Please apply on line and call Maria on 01962 39 77 77 for a confidential discussion

  • Reading - £60,000 to £70,000 pa

    Project Manager Reading£60k+ plus car and benefits My client are an extremely profitable, cash rich, privately owned main contractor with an enviable reputation for delivering uncompromising build quality. They currently need an experienced Project Manager to work on a £15m project of retirement apartments, with a complicated concrete frame on a logistically tight site on a 100 week project starting in July to work on the preliminaries, prior to the project start date. They have a diverse portfolio of projects locally along the M4 corridor spanning: Care homes, housing, retail, education & leisure sectors with value ranging from £1-20M. To be considered a contender to work for this truly impressive organisation working alongside their market leading team of experts, you will be an experienced Project Manager with experience on projects up to £20m for a top tier main contractor. Please apply on line and call Maria on 01962 39 77 77 for a confidential discussion

  • Chippenham - £40,000 to £50,000 pa

    Mechanical Engineer - Building Services - Chippenham£40-50K + packageA leading international EPC business in the waste to energy and pharmaceutical sectors are seeking a Mechanical Engineer with a building services focus to join their team in Chippenham.The role will involve the preparation of conceptual designs and technical specifications for projects under development.Providing advice and input to project teams relating to design, erection, commissioning and testing.To be considered your will be degree qualified (mechanical) with design and technical experience in building services ideally for waste to energy or pharmaceutical projects. This is an exciting career opportunity to join a leading international EPC business who have a strong track record of successful project delivery.Contact Andrew Morss for further information.

  • Southampton - £45,000 to £50,000 pa

    Bid Manager Southampton£45k plus car & benefitsAward winning Engineering & Construction Company £mm TurnoverMy client are a market leading, award winning, privately owned, innovative Engineering & Construction Company based in Hampshire. Due to their ongoing success and growth they are now looking to appoint a Bid Manager to join their Pre Construction team, to manage the tender & bid process and be instrumental in their continued success & delivering key commercial business objectives.Working alongside the Business Development & Estimating teams, you will be responsible for delivering the whole bid process, from reviewing tender documentation, compiling the bid strategy & planning with the Operational team. You will produce the Bids, attend tender meetings to negotiate and secure new business, providing accurate costing to the clients and to the business.To be considered a contender for this unique opportunity to join this successful award winning business you will have worked for a main design & build contractor, or other technical engineering sector, managing complex bid processes and have successfully achieved great results in technical sales. You will be competent at writing and delivering bid documentation. You will be commercially astute, an excellent communicator, highly motivated, with advanced influencing & negotiation skills.Please apply on line and call Maria on 01962 39 77 77 for a confidential discussion

  • Oxfordshire - £65,000 to £75,000 pa

    Senior EstimatorOxford £65k+ plus car and benefits My client are an extremely profitable, cash rich, privately owned family business with an enviable reputation for delivering uncompromising build quality, securing them repeat business and prestigious £mm projects. I have a unique opportunity to work at their easily accessible Oxfordshire office to join their preconstruction team, working alongside their Bid Manager and Estimator. Working for an industry leading, influential & charismatic leader who is championing this divisional offices phenomenal growth & success. In less than 2 months in to this fiscal year they have already achieved 92% of their annual £mm budget. In this position, you will have the opportunity to negotiate with extensive client contact and to develop relationships with Developers & Consultants. Working on a diverse portfolio of projects spanning: Care homes, Housing - social and developers, retail, Education - universities & private schools & also the leisure sector. They are unique in their cost planning, using big data to accurately measure to meter & unit rates. To be considered a contender to work for this truly impressive organisation working alongside their market leading team of experts, you will be an experienced Senior Estimator with experience on projects up to £20m for a top tier main contractor. Giving you the opportunity to be influential, valued, rewarded, offered flexibility for work life balance and benefit from their warm family culture; accompanied by top tier contractor process and controls. Please apply on line and call Maria on 01962 39 77 77 for a confidential discussion

  • Southampton - £45,000 to £50,000 pa

    Bid Manager Southampton£45k plus car & benefitsAward winning Engineering & Construction Company £mm TurnoverMy client are a market leading, award winning, privately owned, innovative Engineering & Construction Company based in Hampshire. Due to their ongoing success and growth they are now looking to appoint a Bid Manager to join their Pre Construction team, to manage the tender & bid process and be instrumental in their continued success & delivering key commercial business objectives.Working alongside the Business Development & Estimating teams, you will be responsible for delivering the whole bid process, from reviewing tender documentation, compiling the bid strategy & planning with the Operational team. You will produce the Bids, attend tender meetings to negotiate and secure new business, providing accurate costing to the clients and to the business.To be considered a contender for this unique opportunity to join this successful award winning business you will have worked for a main design & build contractor, or other technical engineering sector, managing complex bid processes and have successfully achieved great results in technical sales. You will be competent at writing and delivering bid documentation. You will be commercially astute, an excellent communicator, highly motivated, with advanced influencing & negotiation skills.Please apply on line and call Maria on 01962 39 77 77 for a confidential discussion

  • West Yorkshire - £33,000 to £40,000 pa

    Role: Quantity Surveyor - Power, Transmission & Distribution Salary: £33,000 to £40,000 plus package Location: Based in West Yorkshire. Are you an experienced Quantity Surveyor with a record of successfully delivering prompt financial completion of projects? Are you looking for an opportunity to manage the supply chain and take responsibility for the commercial management of a range of projects operating within a £4bn Plc? Then a role within a Market leading Contractor could be for you. Within this newly created position, my client is looking to bring in an experienced Quantity Surveyor, reporting directly to the Commercial Manager they will be responsible for implementing sound commercial management to protect the exposure of the Company to financial risks.The ideal candidate will have experience of Power projects or come from a similar Civils / Highways / Utilities background.You must can able to read and understand a contract, previous experience with FIDIC and NEC will be an advantage. Main Duties and Responsibilities:Implement the reasonable directives of the General Manager (operational matters) and Commercial Director (functional reporting).Liaise with the Managing Surveyor regarding the day to day commercial administration of contracts to ensure the financial success of construction operations and to keep the Commercial Director informed of all material events.Manage to its conclusion in consultation with the Managing Surveyor any adjudication / arbitration notice or court action to be issued by or received against the Company. Essential:Proficient knowledge of measurement and valuation.Good knowledge of standard forms of contract and principles of contract law.Ability to negotiate with sub-contractors and draft sub contracts.Ability in the production of accurate monthly cost and value reports & financial forecasts.Ability to work in a team environment and to interface with stakeholders.Knowledge of industry legislation.Understanding of H&S issues at work.Awareness of dispute resolution procedures.Knowledge of cost planning techniques. Qualifications:Surveying degreeActive participant in professional activities of construction related bodies e.g RICS, IOB, CECACompetent and proven negotiator.Experienced in value engineering techniques. 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 as soon as possible if you think you are suitable for this role.

  • Kuwait - $8,000 to $10,000 pm

    Contracts Administration Manager- Civil Engineering Contractor- Kuwait We are currently assisting a fast growing construction contractor with their search for a Contracts Administration Manager to join them in their Kuwaiti office.The business is a contractor involved in infrastructure as well as complex building projects within Kuwait and you will likely have an exposure at project levels. Recently they have experienced exceptional growth and are looking to strengthen the head office commercial structure.You will be tasked with ensuring appropriate contractual support is provided, through detailed review of Contract Documents and the preparation of appropriate correspondence, in order to mitigate risk/exposure and maximise the securing of contractual entitlements across the company's wide project portfolio.Key skills and experiences required by our client include but are not limited to;10+ years of experience within contract roles with construction contractors.A degree or above is essential for the position.5+ years' experience on large Middle Eastern projects.Exposure to pre and post contract works and claims.Comfortable with both Main and Subcontracts.An international civil engineering background covering a range of project types.Experience managing quantity surveyors.The client is ideally looking to recruit a candidate who has experience in leading a contracts team on major infrastructure projects and who is an expert in FIDIC.You will need to be degree qualified in order to be considered for this role and should be confident in written and spoken English.On offer is a salary of up to US$8-10k NET per month, as well as a company car, flight allowance and insurances. The role is offered as a family status move however accommodation and schooling is the candidate's responsibility.If interested, please get in touch with your latest CV for an initial discussion.

  • Kuwait - $15,000 to $20,000 pm

    Project Director - Civil Construction - Refinery Project - KuwaitWe are currently seeking a senior Project Director with experience of the civil construction elements of a new build refinery in Kuwait,Our client is acting as the construction subcontractor on a large scale refinery build in Kuwait and are seeking the Project Number one responsible for the overall construction elements.Strong experience in the sector is required as well as a vast knowledge of HSE and QHSE issues in regards to projects of this nature. It is essential to have Middle Eastern experience and an in depth understanding of regulations and permits required at the various stages of construction.As this is a new sector for our client you will also assist them in growing the business within Kuwait and form part of a long term strategic management team.Ideally you will have experience gained from multiple projects in your career and will have clearly demonstrated your ability to deliver as part of a major project.The skills and experience you will require for this post are;Degree qualified in civil engineering or similar discipline.Ideally a Chartered / Professional Engineer (PE)15+ years of Post Graduate experience including multiple years at Project Management level.Extensive experience of construction supervision of Oil and Gas projects especially refineries.Experience with construction contractors is most relevant. This is not an OPERATORS role.Exposure to refinery projects in the Middle East. Kuwait will be advantageous.Experience in GCC is preferred.Fluent in English is a MUST.In exchange for your skills you will be rewarded with a salary of circa US$18k per month, company car, medical insurance, as well as other competitive benefits.If this role is of interest, please get in touch with your latest CV and we will arrange to speak in more detail.

  • Kuwait - $13,000 to $15,000 pm

    Project Director - Utilities and Infrastructure Works - KuwaitWe are currently seeking a senior Project Manager with experience of Utilities and Infrastructure projects for a construction contractor in Kuwait.They have recently been awarded a number of new projects in the North of Kuwait and are seeking a senior Project Director to assist the delivery of this programme of works.Ideally you will have experience gained from multiple projects in your career and will have clearly demonstrated your ability to deliver as part of a major project.The skills and experience you will require for this post are;Degree qualified in civil engineering or similar discipline.Ideally a Chartered / Professional Engineer (PE)15+ years of Post Graduate experience including multiple years at Project Management level.Extensive experience of construction supervision of a range of infrastructure projects.Exposure to utilities project management in the Middle East.Construction contractor background, ideally from mid-size companies.Experience in GCC is preferred.Fluent in English and Arabic is a MUST.In exchange for your skills you will be rewarded with a salary of circa US$15k per month, company car, medical insurance, as well as other competitive benefits.If this role is of interest, please get in touch with your latest CV and we will arrange to speak in more detail.THIS ROLE IS FOR FLUENT ARABIC SPEAKERS ONLY DUE TO CLIENT REQUIREMENT.

  • England - £400 to £500 pd

    Project Manager - Process Plant £400-500 per day, 12 month contract Project Manager required for the construction of a new build process plant. To be considered your will be degree qualified with experience in project managing the construction of process projects for the contractor.Contact Andrew Morss for further information

  • Abu Dhabi - $8,000 to $10,000 pm

    BIM Coordinator - Major Civil Project - Abu Dhabi, UAEAre you a BIM expert currently seeking a new project in the UAE? Have you exposure and experience on large scale civil engineering projects? If so then please read on....The Highfield Company are instructed on behalf of a tier one international contractor to assist with a search for three new BIM Coordinators for their flagship project in Abu Dhabi. The civil construction elements of the project have recently been completed and they are moving into the next phase of the project. In order to support this next element of work experience BIM Coordinators and managers are urgently required.You will need to have over 7 years of BIM experience to be eligible for these roles and must currently be located in the UAE.On offer is a tax free package of up to 40k AED over a long term fixed contract.If of interest then please get in touch with your latest CV today.

  • Hampshire - £30,000 to £40,000 pa

    The Highfield company has been retained by a successful and award winning Civil Engineering contractor in Hampshire. The organisation is recruiting for a permanent Site Engineer in a new role, to oversee 2-3 sites within the Hampshire area who retains specific 'Setting Out' experience. The responsibilities include: Setting out, applying designs and plans to mark out the site working alongside architects, engineers, construction managers, supervisors, planners, surveyors and subcontractors Health and safety Ordering of materials About the Company/Client/Project: An established Groundwork and Civil Engineering Contractor whose typical clients are main contractors and developers working on projects varying from public, industrial, commercial, housing, retail and property development contracts ranging in value from £25k to £4m. The services includes site clearance, bulk excavation, earth moving, reinforced concrete structures, road construction, deep drainage, foundations, car parks, driveways and external works. Requirements including certificates and qualifications: Civil engineering degree is highly desirable but not essential 3-5 year's civil engineering experienceExperience in setting out specifically.

  • England - Salary negotiable

    Role: Contracts ManagerSalary: Negotiable depending on experienceLocation: Travel expected throughout the UK and IrelandAn experienced Contracts Manager is required for a new and exciting opportunity that has arisen due to growth, within the busy Construction team of a leading Main Contractor. You will have a successful track record of delivering multiple Design & Build / Civil Engineering schemes up to and exceeding the value of £20m.This is a rare and exciting opportunity to work within a highly regarded organisation with a heritage spanning over 50 years and have a rich history in providing engineering solutions to their clients across the UK and Ireland.Duties:Managing multiple schemes during Construction and Installation phases of the projectLiaising with Clients and relevant Project ManagersOverall management of resources including labour, plant and materialsOverall management of subcontractorsProgramming WorksManaging and driving the Commercial teamRequirements: Degree or Qualification in Civil Engineering or a related subjectStrong experience in D&B in New Build and Civils projectsPrevious experience as Contracts ManagerFlexible and prepared to ravel to various site locations within the UK and IrelandGood Commercial and Contractual knowledgeIn return, you will be offered a very competitive salary plus multiple benefits.

  • Malaysia - €70,000 to €80,000 pa

    Project Manager - Foundations & Groundworks - AsiaMy client is one of the world's leading foundations and remediation contractors. With a proven track record in delivering complex projects throughout Asia and several recent awards they now have a strong order book and require high calibre staff in order to deliver them.They have projects across Asia in location such as Malaysia, Singapore, HK, The Filipines and Indonesia in the specialist fields of ground-works, foundations, basements structures, retaining walls, piling and remediation.They are now looking for a project manager who has flexibility to travel across Asia and deliver complex projects in this sector ranging from $5 - $50 million USD.My client is looking for committed to their staff who are prepared to work with the company for a long term and develop within the company.To be of requisite calibre my client is looking for someone with the following key skills and attributes;Extensive experience in the foundation and remediation sectorStable career historyExperience with one of the large foundations contractorsThis is a fantastic opportunity for someone to develop a long term career within my client where you will be rewarded accordingly.

  • Qatar - $100,000 to $120,000 pa

    Deputy HSE Manager - Civil Contractor - QatarMy client is a large and well respected main contractors in the Middle East and internationally. They have an envious reputation for successfully delivering an array of the Middle East's most prestigious projects successfully and on time.Having been awarded a high value ($1 billion USD) and highly complex rail/ metro scheme in Doha, Qatar they now require the deputy HSE role to be filled. The project involves all aspects related to a highly technical new build metro system.Due to the size and iconic nature of the project my client has every strict health and safety targets on the project and they are looking to hire the HSE lead. My client are looking for someone who has a proven track record in the successful and safe delivery of similar projects in the Middle East. Key client requirements include;Experience on previous rail projectsBSc (Bachelor's Degree) in safety, engineering or a related technical field from internationally recognized accredited UniversityOSHA or NEBOSH qualification5 years' experience in the Middle East regionProven track record with international main contractorsIn return my client is looking to offer a permanent position with 3 years' work on this project and then the opportunity to move on to other projects within the group.The salary on offer will be 40k QAR total package per month, from which you will be required to pay your accommodation costs. On top of this you will receive comprehensive medical cover.For more information please contact Toby Ball as soon as possible.

  • London - £80,000 to £120,000 pa

    Commercial/ Contracts Manager - Offshore/ Marine ConstructionWe are working with one of the market leaders in near shore and offshore construction in the UK. With a proven track record delivering both small and large projects they have steady order book in the UK over the next few years.Due to this increased workload the now need to strengthen the management team with the addition of a strong commercial manager.Within this position you will be responsible to;You give support to the tender team in analysing the contractual documents.Draft appropriate wording for bid qualifications and conditions, together with the legal department.Monitor entitlements to variation instructions and submission of relevant contractual notices.Establish and maintain records of resources involved and effects on program/other activities for recovery of time and/or money arising out of extra works.Make requests for extensions of time, and for claims, in accordance with contractual obligations.My client is looking for someone with the following key attributes;Commercial management of major contractsOffshore construction experience (wind farm would be a preference)Experience with main contractorsComplete project experience from tendering through to claimsThis is a genuinely exciting opportunity to join a leading UK contractor with a T/O of £200 million GBP.My client pride themselves on the long term career opportunities they can offer and this is reflected in the extremely low staff turnover.For more information please contact Toby Ball as soon as possible.

  • Canada - $120,000 to $155,000 pa

    Commercial Manager- Major Water Treatment Project- Canada - Long Term OpportunityAre you a senior commercial manager with experience of water treatment projects? Have you worked on PPP contracts and have a keen interest in transferring your experience to the growing market in Canada? If so then please read on……The Highfield Company are instructed to search on behalf of a major construction contractor in Canada who have recently commenced a US$200m water treatment project. We are tasked with securing candidates for the number one Commercial Manager on this newly awarded project.You will have overall commercial management responsibilities for the project including procurement, subcontract administration and payment, claims and claims management, design build contract issues and cost control. You must have the ability to operate at the executive level of the management structure of this PPP/PFI environment.Key areas of expertise and experience required are as follows; Over 10 year's commercial management experience on major international projects.5 years minimum experience as a commercial director or senior executive within a major construction company.Experience within a water treatment project is beneficial.PPP / PFI contract experience is required.Experience of project delivery within a stable CV.Capable of managing a commercial team with a headcount of 5 or more.Degree qualified within a construction field accompanied by a suitable professional membership.This is a long term career opportunity for a candidate who is keen to relocate to Canada permanently and is not offered on a rotational basis. In exchange for your skills and experience our client is prepared to put together a competitive salary and benefits package as well as support all the necessary visa application for a family if appropriate.If interested in a discussion in regards to this opportunity please get in touch ASAP with your latest CV.

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