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  • City of London - up to £45,000 pa

    Role: Quality Assurance ManagerLocation: LondonSalary: Up to £45,000My client is a major international provider of highway infrastructure they are currently recruiting for a Quality Manager and will be reporting to the Performance Manager and be mainly based in one of there London Based offices.The Contracts Manager will be part of a smaller specialized division but part of a big international group with excellent benefits and long progression.Responsibilities:Prepare and write complex feasibility and invest to save papers which will be presented to our clients.Present the invest to save / feasibility papers to our clients and contract SMT as requiredWork with the design team to provide best value solution for our national clients.Liaise with the delivery and project management teams to ensure effective handover of these invest to save solutionsWork with the procurement team to oversee / present the departmental business cases and reportsTrack all submissions and conversion rates (design to commission)Working with the performance team, develop and prepare our case study library for each project undertakenWorking with the performance team to oversee and present departmental audit reports and monthly performance management & compliance reportsTo carry out any other reasonable duties that may be directed or implied from time to time commensurate to the post and/or organisational requirements.Competencies:Excellent communicator in all mediumsIn depth market knowledge of the UK public lighting marketTechnical expertise in street lightingExtensive business case and bid writing experienceAbility to plan, coordinate and organise a range of activitiesEffective time management and prioritisation skillsEffective people skills in order to sell our service to our clientsUsing own initiative to achieve results and to solve problemsAdvanced level Microsoft user (Visio, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project etc)Excellent written English skillsProficient in the use of Microsoft Office applicationsWorking knowledge of Confirm, Mayrise and other client MISIf you feel like you are right for this exciting new challenge please call Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 397 777

  • Wiltshire - up to £60,000 pa

    Role : Contracts ManagerLocation: WiltshireWe are presently recruiting for a Contracts Manager to join my clients successful and professional team based in Wiltshire. Projects will include a variety of civil engineering and rail infrastructure contracts, projects working up to £7m in value.My client is a Regional Civil Engineering Contractor, with offices throughout the UK. They work within a variety of sectors including; highways, rail infrastructure, airports. Duties include;* Reporting into a Divisional Manager* Health & Safety* Managing a team of Site Agents & Projects Managers* Meeting with clients* Assisting with tenders and PQQ's* Design Management* Helping to grow the business in your region* Working closely with Commercial Teams to ensure project is managed to both program and budgetDue to the complexity of projects that we work on, we are keen to receive applications from candidates who are familiar with working on Civil Engineering and Rail Infrastructure for a Main Contractor.Candidates will be have the following;Be a Contracts Manager or a Project Manager who is seeking to take the next stepYou will have an excellent technical ability in civil engineeringBe a strong manager of people, possessing the ability to get the most out of your teamIf you a ready for a new and exciting challenge please get in contact with Sharon O'Donnell on or 01962 397 777

  • Welling - £38 to £47 pa

    My client is one of the top construction companies who are currently looking for Sub Agent to join a new project within Rail in the South East of London.They are seeking an experienced Sub Agent to join their busy team. They are looking for someone who has vast experience ideally in Rail or civil Engineering projects.The following qualities/experience are essential:CoreAble to clearly communicate the requirements of a safe system of work to ensure that these are followed accuratelyCapable of taking ownership of tasks and communicating outcomes with clarity; experienced at encouraging direct reports to do the same and managing a team to ensure tasks are carried out effectively and key messages cascadedStrong work ethic with flexibility to work unsociable hours/nights, as required by the programmeAble to work on own initiative and seek out opportunities in line with level of responsibilityHolds a current driving license and CSCS CardMust be a good team player, with experience of working with multi-discipline teamsExcellent communication skills, with strong interpersonal and influencing skillsProficient IT skills The following qualities/experience are desirable:Highly experienced in the delivery of high profile road projects, to ensure that customer expectations are exceeded and enhanced experience for all involved in the scheme.Solution orientated individual, with ability to assess risks and benefits of options to resolve identified issuesCapable of and demonstrative experience in taking ownership of the works from start to finish, including the handover of the works This is a great opportunity to join a tier one contractor who offer a great basic salary and full package on top. If interested please contact Lauren Wallis

  • Welling - £40 to £45 pa

    My client is one of the top construction companies who are currently looking for a General Foreman to join a new project within Rail in the South East of London.They are seeking an experienced General Foreman to join their busy team. They are looking for someone who has vast experience ideally in Rail or civil Engineering projects.The following qualities/experience are essential:CoreAble to clearly communicate the requirements of a safe system of work to ensure that these are followed accuratelyCapable of taking ownership of tasks and communicating outcomes with clarity; experienced at encouraging direct reports to do the same and managing a team to ensure tasks are carried out effectively and key messages cascadedStrong work ethic with flexibility to work unsociable hours/nights, as required by the programmeAble to work on own initiative and seek out opportunities in line with level of responsibilityHolds a current driving license and CSCS CardMust be a good team player, with experience of working with multi-discipline teamsExcellent communication skills, with strong interpersonal and influencing skillsProficient IT skills The following qualities/experience are desirable:Highly experienced in the delivery of high profile road projects, to ensure that customer expectations are exceeded and enhanced experience for all involved in the scheme.Solution orientated individual, with ability to assess risks and benefits of options to resolve identified issuesCapable of and demonstrative experience in taking ownership of the works from start to finish, including the handover of the works This is a great opportunity to join a tier one contractor who offer a great basic salary and full package on top. If interested please contact Lauren Wallis

  • Southampton - Salary negotiable

    My client a industry leader in the construction industry, who are an international multi £bn business. Their Construction arm operates with a Regional Focus, so you will get all the benefits of working for a reputable market leading company, but feel valued and appreciated as part of their close knit regional team. There are also genuine career progression opportunities as the award winning region grows from strength to strength. Due to the increase in workload as the region as they are experiencing significant growth, they currently require a planner to support the PreConstruction Manager with their existing project workload in excess of £40m. To be considered for this opportunity you must have experience working for a main contractor in the construction industry. Please apply on line and call Maria McElvenney on 01962 39 77 77.

  • Daventry - Salary negotiable

    My client a leading main contractor with an enviable reputation are looking for a QS reporting in the MQS on a £10m site in Daventry until Sept. My client are extremely busy have in excess of £200m of work in each of their regions, so there is definite potential for longer term contracts and permanent opportunity for the right candidate. Please apply on line and get in touch with Maria McElvenney on 01962 39 77 77. I look forward to speaking with you soon.

  • Hampshire - £45,000 to £55,000 pa

    Senior Site Manager/ Project Manager Poole/ Southampton My client a highly recognised, award winning, leading construction company need a Senior Site Manager/ Project Manager to start on an £4m accommodation role in Poole. My client are unique in being a corporate business, with a regional focus. Which means you get the real opportunity for career progression whilst feeling valued in what you contribute to the region. You will oversee this exciting project, report in to the Contracts Manager and directly manage the Site Supervisor, Site Manager & Site Surveyor. Reporting in to the Senior Management Team on a monthly basis. To be considered for the opportunity you will be a Senior Site Manager for a large construction businesses looking to get your first Project Management opportunity. Please apply on line and call Maria McElvenney on 01962 39 77 77. I look forward to speaking with you.

  • Saudi Arabia - £28,000 to £42,000 pa

    Maintenance Planning Engineer - Power Plant - Saudi ArabiaTo $5,000 per month + accommodation + transport allowance + flights + medicalA major CCGT power plant operator is seeking a number of Maintenance Planning Engineers to join their Engineering Division, working in Saudi Arabia on the East coast.They currently have a requirement for an Electrical Maintenance Planning Engineer, Mechanical Maintenance Planning Engineer and an I&C Maintenance Planning Engineer.Job Description:PurposeTo carry out maintenance planning and coordination supporting the maintenance of the power plant systems to ensure the continued production of electricity and water to meet customer requirements, achieving best business value and compliance with HSE, company and statutory requirements.As a member of a team of multi and/or single skilled Maintenance Engineers (Mechanical, Electrical, Control and Instrumentation) planning and coordinating planned and reactive maintenance to a plant comprising complex and diverse range of equipment operating 24/7/365 in a base load continuous operating regime.ResponsibilitiesSupporting routine and non-routine maintenance activities in accordance with agreed procedures and operational requirements to ensure plant is operating safely, effectively and efficiently. Ensures safe working practices and procedures are adhered to within the work areas.Support through effective planning first line maintenance activities, with response to emergency / unscheduled situations in the event of abnormal incidents in order to protect plant and personnel ensuring compliance with safety and environmental policies.Preparing work method statements, risk assessment and / or plant operating instructions ensuring the required level of maintenance to asset is achieved and records maintained.Preparing work orders; ordering spares; completing risk assessments and identification of resources.Provide practical discipline leadership as required for the work, carrying out the delegate person responsibility to assist in ensuring site compliance and elements of the Business Management System reflect the site practices.Adopt technical lead role as required to support engineering and or maintenance process performance reviews, audits, in accordance with requests from the Engineering Lead.Provides Service Support function to the Operations department and ensures defects and status of any maintenance activity is effectively communicated to the shift teams.To be considered you will be degree qualified and have maintenance planning and scheduling experience on a combined cycle power plant.Knowledge of SAP Plant Maintenance Module would be beneficialThe position is offered on a renewable contract basis.Contact Andrew Morss for further information.

  • Mozambique - £50,000 to £70,000 pa

    Plant Manager - Coal Fired Power Plant - Mozambique$Negotiable + accommodation + transport + flight A leading power company are seeking a Plant Manager to oversee a Coal Fired Power Plant in Mozambique. The role will involve typical Plant Manager duties of overseeing asset management, operations, production and maintenance.Requirements:The right candidate must have previous experience at Plant Manager level on a coal fired power plantDegree qualifiedFluent PortugeseContact Andrew Morss for further information on this position.

  • Saudi Arabia - £65,000 to £75,000 pa

    Operations Manager - Power Plant - Saudi Arabia$10,000 per month + accommodation + car + flightsAn international operator of major power plants is seeking an Operations Manager to work in Saudi Arabia on the East coast.To be considered you will have experience of working at Operations Manager level on a combined cycle power plant.Strong leadership skills are required. The role will involve managing a considerable number of staff.Familiarity with British safety standards are also required.The position is offered on a renewable contract basis.Contact Andrew Morss for further information.

  • Riyadh - £80,000 to £95,000 pa

    Quality Assurance Engineer - Power Plant - Saudi Arabia$10-12K per month + accommodation + medical + flightsA leading Owner's Engineer is seeking a Quality Assurance Engineer to work on the development of a Combined Cycle Power Plant in Saudi Arabia.3 year project duration.Requirements:Previous QA/QC experience on CCGT power projects in the Gulf region is essential.Engineering Degree qualification essential Contact Andrew Morss for further information.

  • Surrey - £75,000 to £90,000 pa

    Regional Manager - Power & Water - Surrey£75-90K + benefits An international consultancy in the power and water sectors are seeking a Regional Manager to oversee their projects and new business development in UK and Europe.The right individual will be degree qualified with project construction and corporate management experience in the power / energy sector (and water sector ideally).Strong leadership skills are required along with the ability to implement a clear business strategy.This is an exciting opportunity to further the growth of this international business in the UK and Europe. Contact Andrew Morss for further information

  • Surrey - £60,000 to £65,000 pa

    Regional Quality Manager Europe - Power & Water - Surrey£55-65K + car allowance + pension + medical +bonus An international consultancy in the power and water sectors are seeking a Regional Quality Manager to oversee their projects and new business development in the UK and Europe.The right individual will be degree qualified with project and operational quality assurance and quality control experience in the power sector or water sector.Strong leadership skills are required along with the ability to implement a clear quality management strategy.This is an exciting opportunity to further the growth of this world renowned business in the UK and Europe. Contact Andrew Morss for further information

  • City of London - £30,000 to £40,000 pa

    Reporting to: Street Lighting Design ManagerSalary : £30,000 - £40,000Location: LondonRole Purpose:To design and project manage lighting schemes within the clients contracts. Primarily as the Street lighting engineer you will be focusing on the London contract as we have funding for various schemes to include a large scale structural replacement strategy, removal of redundant street lights which form part of a switch off program and an LED implementation scheme.Responsibilities:Writing Feasibility ReportsThe programming of lighting work from design through to procuring the contractor for the installation and carrying out site supervision.Providing design and design management service for lighting schemesDelivering of highway lighting schemes in a safe and economic manner.Engagement with Client and external partiesMaintaining an understanding of lighting scheme budgetsProducing both in year and forward programmes.Providing reports as required by the team managerSupporting the Schemes Project Managers to ensure efficient delivery of schemes works.Competencies: Good Report Writing SkillsDegree/HNC in Electrical Engineering or related discipline. Membership of ILP or working towards.Experience in writing Feasibility StudiesExperience in electrical cable designExperience in Lighting realityExperienced with working with Network Rail and installing equipment on their structures would also be idealExperience in undertaking lighting impact assessment and feasibility reportsHighly IT competentExperienced user of AutoCAD, MS Project and MS Office software.Full Driving licenceKnowledge of CDM Regulations.Good communication skills (written and verbal). Able to communicate clearly and appropriately within the company and with clients.Strong commercial focus.Experience of highways term maintenance contractsExperience of managing programmes of highway lighting worksAbility to work to tight deadlinesAbility to plan, coordinate and organise a range of activities.Ability to organise and prioritise work to meet conflicting work demands, targets and deadlines.HERS Registered

  • Riyadh - Salary negotiable

    Are you an experienced Safety Manager with a proven track record of excellence, seeking the opportunity to work for internationally renowned construction company in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia?This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company who have a proven track record of success and who are well known in training and developing their staff to achieve excellence in their position.Key tasks include: Implementation of the company's Safety Manual and Procedures and monitoring the effectiveness of the company's HSE policy.Reviewing contractors Safety Plan and procedures.Formulating programs for the development of HSE practices on site.Giving advice and support on matters concerning HSE.Plan, direct and supervise HSE functions and activities, advising officers and staff in his division of applicable HSE legislations.Coordinate with the management, ensuring HSE requirements are understood at all levels.Conducting and coordination HSE management/coordination meeting.Represent HSE department at all management meetings either internally or externally.Promoting "Best Practice" through benchmarking and communicate the result to management for assessment and possible implementation.Conduct incident investigation, sturdy the "root causes" and promote safety awareness and accident prevention measures to secure a safe working environment.Reviewing method statement and its corresponding risk assessment.Conducting audit on subcontractors Safety management system.Monitor subcontractor's performance and has the authority to stop any unsafe work or practices.Informing immediately the higher management regarding any serious incident.Conducting training programs to improve the site safety performance.Candidate requirementsProven track record as a Health & Safety Manager working on construction projects in Middle East/North Africa.Possess relevant professional qualifications such as NEBOSH, IOSH, ISO 14001 etc.Have a minimum of 10 years working experience.Ability to speak fluent Arabic would be a distinct advantage.If you believe you have the desired skills and experience for this challenging position, then please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Martin at The Highfield Company as soon as possible.Please be assured that all correspondence will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

  • West Sussex - £40,000 to £45,000 pa

    My client a prestigious residential builder are looking for a Site Manager to start ASAP on a 40 unit project in West Sussex. The project is at ground works stage and the duration is 18-24 months in the West Sussex area, transferring back to the Southern region further to that. You must have experience working for a volume residential builder, having volume and scale experience is essential. You will also have a trades background in carpentry or brick laying or a relevant degree qualification. My client is flexible on a long term contract or permanent contract. Please apply and call Maria McElvenney asap on 01962 397 777 to discuss. I look forward to speaking with you soon.

  • Welling - £50 to £60 pa

    My client is one of the top construction companies who are currently looking for a Works Manager to join a new project within Rail in the South East of London.They are seeking an experienced Works Manager to join their busy team. They are looking for someone who has vast experience ideally in Rail or civil Engineering projects.The following qualities/experience are essential:CoreAble to clearly communicate the requirements of a safe system of work to ensure that these are followed accuratelyCapable of taking ownership of tasks and communicating outcomes with clarity; experienced at encouraging direct reports to do the same and managing a team to ensure tasks are carried out effectively and key messages cascadedStrong work ethic with flexibility to work unsociable hours/nights, as required by the programmeAble to work on own initiative and seek out opportunities in line with level of responsibilityHolds a current driving license and CSCS CardMust be a good team player, with experience of working with multi-discipline teamsExcellent communication skills, with strong interpersonal and influencing skillsProficient IT skills The following qualities/experience are desirable:Highly experienced in the delivery of high profile road projects, to ensure that customer expectations are exceeded and enhanced experience for all involved in the scheme.Solution orientated individual, with ability to assess risks and benefits of options to resolve identified issuesCapable of and demonstrative experience in taking ownership of the works from start to finish, including the handover of the works This is a great opportunity to join a tier one contractor who offer a great basic salary and full package on top. If interested please contact Lauren Wallis

  • City of London - £30,000 to £40,000 pa

    Street Lighting Design EngineerLocation: LondonSalary £30,000-£40,000My client is a specialist highways service provider working with local authorities across the UK. I am looking for competent Street Lighting Design Engineer based in London but with some regional travel required.Purpose of the Role:To design and project manage lighting schemes. You will mainly be based out of London, and will ensure the design and delivery of our clients projects.You must have experience in;* CAD* Electrical cable design* Experienced used of AutoCAD, MS project and MS office software.* Highways term maintenance contracts* Managing programmes of highway lighting works* Undertaking lighting impact assessment and feasibility reportsCompetencies:* Highly IT Competent* Full Driving Licence* Strong Commercial Focus* Ability to work to tight deadlines, to plan, coordinate and organise a range of activities.* Ability to organise and prioritise work to meet conflicting work demands, targets & deadlinesIf you have the skills and experience we are looking for, please contact Sharon O'Donnell

  • Doha - Salary negotiable

    We are representing, a large, international, multi-disciplined construction consultancy who urgently seek a Contract Administrator for a complex building/infrastructure project in Doha, Qatar.This is a fantastic opportunity to join a rapidly growing company and my client is seeking a candidate of the highest calibre that meets the following selection criteria:-Must have a construction related degree qualification.Minimum of 12 years working experience in contract administration.Must have excellent working knowledge of FIDIC conditions of contract.Previous working experience on high rise buildings is a must have requirement.Ability to communicate clearly and effectively.Proficient in quality report writing.Fluent in Arabic is preferred but is not essential.If you have the required skills and experience then please submit an up to date copy of your CV to Martin at The Highfield Company as soon as possible.Please be assured that all communication will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

  • Qatar - Salary negotiable

    Are you an experienced Project Planner with a proven track record of excellence, seeking the opportunity to work on a major build/infrastructure project in Doha, Qatar?Main Focus:Take sole responsibility for the overall planning, co-ordination and control of the project, meeting the client's requirements in order to produce a functionally and financially viable project that will be completed on time within authorised cost and to the required quality standards.Key Duties:Drawing up plans and presenting schedules of work using specialist planning computer software.Preparing logistics plans and pricing schedules for the project.Monitoring progress throughout the construction process and comparing this with the projected schedule of work;Liaising with the Project Director and Senior Quantity Surveyor throughout the process, making adjustments to projects as necessary.Specifying project objectives and plans including scope, budgeting, scheduling, performance requirements, and selecting project participants.Maximising resource efficiency through procurement of labour, materials and equipment.Implementing various operations through proper coordination and control of planning, design, estimating, contracting and construction in the entire process.Developing effective communications and mechanisms for resolving conflicts Candidate requirementsPossess a relevant Degree qualification.Proven track record as a Project Planner working on construction projects in Middle East/North Africa.Have a minimum of 15 years working experience If you believe you have the desired skills and experience for this challenging position, then please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Martin at The Highfield Company as soon as possible.Please be assured that all communication will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

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