Candidates Logon  |  
Follow The Highfield Company on Twitter Connect with The Highfield Company on LinkedIn
Total Live Jobs 90

Energy, Construction & Engineering Recruitment
Tel: +44 (0)1962 397777
Email: info@thehighfieldcompany.com

Beauty


.

Challenge

.

Energy

.

Experiences

.

Harmony

.

Inspire

.

Potential

.

Unique

.

Power

.

Create

Create

Latest Jobs

  • West London - £350 to £450 pd

    MEP Quantity Surveyor - EfW - West London£350-450 per day, 6 month contract A leading international EPC business in the energy sector are seeking an MEP Quantity Surveyor to work on the mechanical and electrical aspects of a major Waste to Energy Plant in West London.The role will incorporate a number of tasks such as; cost reporting, risk identification, producing BoQs, procurement of subcontract packages and monthly reporting. The right individual will be degree qualified with main contractor M&E QS experience. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a leading international EPC business who have a strong track record of successful project delivery.Contact Andrew Morss for further information

  • London - Salary negotiable

    Duties Estimating of Major Civil Engineering ProjectPreparation and submission of tender proposalsProduction and management of accurate estimatesWorking closely with clients, commercial and contract delivery teams. Required Experience/ Qualifications Construction/Surveying - HND/Degree or similar;Competent use of Microsoft packages e.g. Word, Excel, Outlook;Awareness of Industry procurement methods;Estimating softwareGood Civil engineering industry knowledge An attractive salary and package is on offer for the right candidate.

  • 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.

  • Middlesbrough - £35,000 to £65,000 pa

    Role: Planner / Senior Planning EngineerSalary: Circa £35,000 - £65,000 Per Annum plus excellent packageLocation: MiddlesbroughAn experienced Planning Engineer (Intermediate or Senior level) is required for a new and exciting opportunity that has arisen due to growth, within the Civil Engineering division of a high calibre Main Contractor. This is a great 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.Based in Middlesbrough, The Planning Engineer will be responsible for a central project worth £250 million, with the Civil Engineering aspect worth £50m.Essential:Engineering background (Civils).Qualification within a Civil Engineering Discipline.Solid Work history with a main Contractor.Good knowledge and experience of Civil Engineering projects.Experience in resourcing or cost loading programmes.Strong knowledge of planning software packages - Primavera P6, MS Project, Asta Power Projects.Desired (not essential):Engineering DegreeKnowledge of Primavera P10Understanding of Monte Carlo AnalysisKnowledge of BIM Modelling

  • London - Salary negotiable

    Position - Project ManagerLocation - London and UKPackage - Very attractive salary and package depending on experienceAn experienced Project Manager is required for a private family owned construction and asset management business founded on more than 50 years' experience. The company is a highly regarded organisation that has a rich history in providing engineering solutions to their clients in the UK, Ireland and Internationally. They have a strong order book and as a result they need to reinforce the capabilities within the Project Management team.OverviewTo provide efficient and effective professional management of Civil Engineering and Construction projects.Main DutiesClose involvement with the management team, building knowledge of the tender process, and assisting in this processEnsuring that the key roles are staffedManage the materials used throughout the projectLiaise with the client on site and represent the Company at progress meetingsCompliance with Health and Safety RegulationsThe successful Project Manager will have the following:Suitable qualification in Civil Engineering or Construction Management (or similar)Strong leadership skillsExcellent communicationCommercial awarenessExperience in managing a Civil Engineering / Construction project

  • London - Salary negotiable

    Location: Various (Can be based in Poole OR London)Salary: A competitie salary is on offer depending on experience Plus an attractive package My client is a market leading innovative subcontractor at the forefront of the construction and design industry who have an excellent reputation for delivery. The business is a cash rich organisation with a history spanning over 40 years and with a solid order book that demonstrates how well they are doing in this challenging marketRole:Working closely with Project Manager to control and manage all financial and commercial projects matters, including procurement and managing upstream and downstream payments. ApplicantYou will need experience of working in the Construction Industry in a similar role, either for a structural steel company, other specialist sub-contractor or as a main contractorExperienced quantity surveyors are also encouraged to apply for this role.

  • Peterborough - £50,000 to £55,000 pa

    Principal Engineer - Civil Engineering Design We are working with a world class construction company who have a proven track record in delivering some of the world's largest and most complex projects.With the continued expansion of the UK civil engineering sector which they are taking full advantage of they are now looking to bring on board a senior level engineer. This role will effectively be a discipline head for a major water framework.The position is a technical one where you are able to look at designs and offer improvements and saving to the preferred design. One of the key focuses of this role is the innovation and influence to steer the civil design.The position will report to the head of department as well as various project managers and project directors across the framework. There will also be a small team of engineers reporting in to you.This is an exciting opportunity to influence the Civil & Structural Team in Peterborough providing support to the Anglian Water Region as well as across the wider UK area in the delivery of innovative project solutions.Some of the duties will include, but are not limited to;Review/Approve all 'D' and 'C' status drawings prior to issue. (Not technical review)Peer review all schemes prior to relevant Gateways.Direct the engineering team in considering how each element of the design impacts and affects process performance, operability maintainability and cost, both capital and operational.Product Development / Innovation. Identify and develop design or construction innovations. Review/approve all relevant product development documents prior to issue to ASF.Resource review meetings. Manage civil engineering team within WRNI. Ensure the team is balanced with the correct mix of relevant skills.Review relevant framework agreements to ensure sub-contractors are providing the correct services. Involvement in the negotiation and production of specifications for frameworks.My client is looking for someone who has a good working knowledge of relevant current design standards and legislation, roll out to team where necessary. I.e. CDM, EUROCODES, BS, LOLER, DSEAR, PUWER, COSHH, NRSWA etc. Including all CIRIA BCA CS etc.Experience within the water industry particularly with compliance issues and treatment plant Operation with sound knowledge of water and wastewater treatment processes.The salary on offer is in the region £50k plus car, medical and 28 days holiday.

  • Doha - $10,000 to $12,000 pa

    Temporary Works Coordinator - Civil Works - QatarMy client is an international main contractor who have successfully delivered projects throughout the world.They are currently late in to the design stage of a major package of works on the new Doha Metro, one of the most iconic projects in the world with their section of works alone valued near to $1 billion.As the project Is due to move in to the construction phase soon and as a client requirement they are looking to bring on board an experienced temporary works coordinator to oversee all temporary works on the project. Specifically there will be large excavations, major structures and large scale infrastructure works.On offer is the chance to join one of the largest projects that is currently under construction in the world and be responsible for major elements of it.To be of requisite calibre my client is looking for someone with the following key skills and attributes;Proven track record coordinating TW for leading main contractorsExperience in major construction projectsRelevant construction related qualificationIn return my client can offer several years work and a tax free salary.

  • Australia - $18,000 to $20,000 pm

    Commercial Director - AustraliaMy client is a leading international main contractor working throughout the world on major civil and infrastructure projects.Having recently been awarded a large civil infrastructure project in Australia valued at nearly $1 billion AUD. The project involves extensive tunnelling, structures, building and all related works.They are now looking to mobilise the management team with the appointment of the commercial director for the project. This is the number 1 commercial role on the project responsible for everything from initial project set up through to final hand over and potential claims.This is a fantastic opportunity to move to the West Coast of Australia for the next 4 years and work on a mega project for a leading organisation.To be of requisite calibre for this role my client is looking for someone with the following attributes;Relevant qualification in quantity surveyingIdeally RICS qualifiedProven track record working for a leading main contractorStable CV where you have worked on project from inception through to completionHigh level commercial experience including claims and arbitrationsIf you would be interested in discussing this opportunity further then please contact Toby Ball as soon as possible.

  • Doha - $15,000 to $20,000 pa

    Commercial Manager - Infrastructure Contractor- Doha, QatarWe have a current vacancy for a Commercial Manager responsible for our client's major infrastructure project in Qatar. The assignment is a long term role based out of Doha, Qatar. Our client is undergoing expansion currently within their infrastructure division and they require a commercial lead for their largest current project.You will act as the number one on all commercial aspects with an Economic Zone development reporting directly to the corporate commercial manager. The project itself is valued at 1BN QAR and is the largest current project in the portfolio, therefore you should have experience of a number of projects at this value and above.This role would suit a highly experienced professional with a combination of the following attributes;Degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering.Operated as number one commercial responsible on multiple projects in the past.Proven track record in large infrastructure projects. Preferably commercial / industrial developments, utilities, highways, roads, drainage and other infrastructure related disciplines.Expert level of FIDIC knowledge and experience.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 70k QAR (US$20k) per month total package.If you fulfil the necessary requirements and are motivated to know more, please get in touch with your latest CV immediately.

  • United Arab Emirates - $5,000 to $6,000 pm

    Operations Shift Foreman - CCGT - UAE Salary: $5,000 - $6,000 per month + accommodation + car + medicalLocation: United Arab Emirates Our client is an established O&M provider operating a 2000MW combined cycle power plant in the UAE. They are looking for a number of shift foremen to assist in the development of a new operational programme, assisting Shift Managers while overseeing Control Room Engineers and Field Operators. Responsibilities include:2 night and 2 day shifts followed by 4 days off rotationHands on training of control room and field operatorsReporting to shift managersInvolvement in operational and HSE improvementsPermit to work monitoringProduce operational logs Requirements:Degree qualifiedExperience as a control room engineer or field operator on a CCGT power plantSupervisory experience highly desirableFluency in English is essentialMiddle East experience desirable This is a fantastic opportunity to gain experience in a supervisory role, working for an established company in one of the most sought after locations in the Middle East. For more information please contact Marcus Svedebo.

  • Saudi Arabia - $5,000 to $6,500 pm

    Role: Estimating Manager Salary: Excellent expat salary and package Location: Saudi Arabia Are you an experienced Estimating Manager with experience of plant construction project estimation? Are you looking for a family status opportunity in the Middle East? If so then please send your CV immediately for this urgent requirement. Our clients is based in Saudi Arabia and they are seeking an Estimating Manager to join the business on a long-term basis. In the role of Estimating Manager, you will work closely with the Heads of departments and Project Managers for Plant Construction projects to ensure that the correct tender prices are met and manage the bids and tenders for the company with the aim of securing new projects. As Estimating Manager you will recruit and sustain a competitive team of Estimation Engineers and provide leadership and management to guide their successful calculations of cost estimates during the process. You will be degree qualified in engineering with extensive experience in bidding, tendering and costing of Construction contracts and projects for Oil & Gas plant construction. Middle East experience is essential as well as the ability to interface with internal and external clients to act as head of estimating. DUE TO VISA RESTRICTIONS, OUR CLIENT IS SEEKING A FILIPINO NATIONAL Our client offers an excellent and competitive basic salary + accommodation allowance + car + family status + medical + schooling + return flights per annum.

  • West London - £350 to £450 pd

    Electrical Package Manager - EfW - West London£350-450 per day, 12 month contract A leading international EPC business in the energy sector are seeking an Electrical Package Manager to oversee the construction and commissioning of the electrical aspects of a major Waste to Energy Plant in West London.The role will involve managing electrical subcontractors, reviewing electrical designs, monitoring installations, H&S, risk assessments etc To be considered your will be degree qualified (electrical) with a project management qualification such as PRINCE or APM. Experience in managing electrical subcontractors on thermal power, W2E, biomass or comparable process engineering projects is essential. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a leading international EPC business who have a strong track record of successful project delivery.Contact Andrew Morss for further information

  • West London - £350 to £450 pd

    Mechanical Package Manager - EfW - West London£350-450 per day, 12 month contract A leading international EPC business in the energy sector are seeking a Mechanical Package Manager to oversee the construction and commissioning of the mechanical aspects of a major Waste to Energy Plant in West London.The role will involve managing mechanical subcontractors, reviewing mechanical designs, monitoring installations, H&S, risk assessments etc To be considered your will be degree qualified (mechanical) with a project management qualification such as PRINCE or APM. Experience in managing mechanical subcontractors on thermal power (boiler) or comparable process engineering projects is essential. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a leading international EPC business who have a strong track record of successful project delivery.Contact Andrew Morss for further information

  • Oxfordshire - £60,000 to £75,000 pa

    Senior Project Manager Oxford Market leading £package My Client a prestigious family run main contractor, who operate a £90m turnover business across their regional offices and pride themselves on their reputation for delivering the highest quality. If you are tired of feeling undervalued in a cash generating corporate main contractor, and wish to be a part of a passionate team where delivering the highest quality build standards is of paramount importance, then this is a great opportunity for your career development.This is a unique opportunity to join their Oxford office, working alongside their inspirational and charismatic Regional Director on a truly unique and prestigious English Heritage project.The project is a concrete frame study centre and library extension to a 17th century Grade 1 listed building within one of the greatest architectural quadrangles in Oxford, Canterbury Quadrangle. Featuring Beautiful architectural design, archaeological excavations & preservation of historic walls/gardens/buildings. With bespoke and very high end finishes. Including Stonemasonry package - historic Clipsham stone, alongside new & innovative materials.To be considered a contender for this Project Manager role, you will have Senior Project Management experience for a main contractor and the following capabilities & attributes:LeadershipRelationship skills, including client facingExcellent commercial acumenSuperb plannerHS and Environment managementQuality approachAssisting with single & two staged tenderPlease apply on line and call Maria McElvenney on 01962 39 77 77 for a confidential discussion and for further information.I look forward to speaking with you.

  • Winchester - Salary negotiable

    Job title: Associate Director Location: Hampshire Company: Leading Infrastructure & Property Consultancy An exceptional Associate Director is required to join an award winning, leading, Multi-disciplinary Consultancy. You will drive, develop and manage the busy Design and Infrastructure team. This position would be perfect for a Principal Engineer who is looking to progress and develop their skills into an Associate Director role.This is a rare and exciting opportunity to play the lead role in a fantastic company that is forecasting significant growth over the next 18 months. Tasks:Financial ReportingBusiness DevelopmentPlanningManaging the busy design teamManaging multiple projectsRequirements:Suitable qualification in Civil EngineeringExcellent knowledge of the Infrastructure sector (highways, rail, geotechnical, property etc)Ability and drive to manage, develop and progress the teamIn return for being a successful candidate you will be offered a competitive salary plus an attractive benefits package.

  • London - £55,000 to £65,000 pa

    Role: Senior Project Manager - Rail London Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 plus package. Location: Based out of a central London office. Are you an experienced Project Manager with a history of successfully delivering multidisciplinary rail projects? Are you looking for an opportunity to join an Operational team with a pedigree within the market and a substantial forward project scope? Then a role within a Market leading Contractor could be for you. My client is looking to recruit a Senior Project Manager with Civils experience to join their Rail Division to lead the delivery of Rail projects and be the main focal point with the client teams. The successful candidate will come from a Contracting background with a breadth of Civil Engineering experience and have worked recently within the Rail Sector. You will be instrumental in cost analysis, cost reporting and delivery of health, safety, quality and environmental issues, and support and promote the development and growth of the business with existing and new clients. Your duties will include:Managing several Multidisciplinary Rail projects at a time.Interface directly with the client during the design phase and delivery of works on site.Organise project teams, their workload and work effectively with the required support services.Monitor and ensure that the work of direct and sub-contract resource is being carried out to specification and programme.Monitor and report programme and progress in accordance with project reporting systems and guidelines.Work closely with the planning team to ensure successful planning of the sequence of the work, establishment of key dates and the workforce required by the project works.Ensure that all Health, Safety, Quality & Environmental requirements pertaining to the project are in place and monitored. Ideal Qualifications include:A specialist, with proven project management / contracting experience within the Rail / Construction / M&E Industries.To have obtained recognised qualifications within a relevant field of expertise; e.g. Honours Degree, HND, HNC or similar.Excellent communication, leadership and people management skills.Commercially and financially competent with strong negotiation skills.Experienced in implementing and maintaining HSQE and Management procedures & practices. 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.

  • Switzerland - Salary negotiable

    Design Manager - SwitzerlandI 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 Design Manager for a number of large building development in Switzerland. You must be German speaking and ideally you will have experience working with blue chip and well known European contractors.This will be a site based role and you will report into the Area Manager.Prerequisites for the position include:German speakingDesign Manager experience on large scale building developmentsWorked with large well known international contractorsYour salary and package will be competitive as you will be entering a buoyant construction market.This is an excellent opportunity to join a very prestigious and reputable company. Please be assured that all correspondence will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

  • Switzerland - Salary negotiable

    MEP Manager - SwitzerlandI 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 an MEP Manager for a number of large building development in Switzerland. You must be German speaking and ideally you will have experience working with blue chip and well known European contractors.This will be a site based role and you will report into the overall MEP Manager.Prerequisites for the position include:German speakingSite MEP experience on large scale building developmentsWorked with large well known international contractorsElectrical or Mechanical qualificationYour salary and package will be competitive as you will be entering a buoyant construction market.This is an excellent opportunity to join a very prestigious and reputable company. Please be assured that all correspondence will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

  • Dubai - $10,000 to $12,000 pm

    The CompanyThe company is one of the world's leading independent storage partners for oils, chemicals, gases and dry bulk. The company owns and operates over 50 terminals in over 20 countries with a total storage capacity of over 10 million cubic meters.The RoleBased in Dubai, UAE, the Regional HSSE Manager (RM) reports to the Managing Director of The Company Middle East Africa and manages the HSSE efforts of The CompanyThe RM will be responsible for the leadership of corporate HSSE strategy implementation in MEA. The successful candidate will support the management of The Company in ensuring the highest possible HSSE standards are achieved.Through personal actions, relationship development and organizational leadership, the RM will inspire a corporate HSSE culture that emphasizes the health and safety of employees and stakeholders, protection of the environment, security of both shareholder and customer assets, and operational excellence. Other specific duties will include:Interaction with the senior management of The company to provide thought leadership on HSSE conceptsBench mark The company HSSE procedures and practices to corporate standardsDraw up a short term and long term action plansCoach the HSSE team to draw up procedures bench marked with the best in classCoach and mentor the HSSE team to implement uniform standards at all work locationsAssist in identifying and recruiting HSSE professionalsDevise incentive schemes to promote a strong safety culture and behaviour amongst the entire workforceAssist in the evaluation of contractors regarding appropriate HSSE criteriaLead investigations into any HSSE related incidents and provide recommendations for appropriate corrective actionsCandidate ProfileThe company seeks an executive who can raise the HSSE standard to a " best in class " level at The company. Candidates should possess exceptional academic credentials, including an undergraduate degree in engineering or a related discipline. Additional candidate qualifications will include:Industry experience. Candidates must have over 25 years of industry experience ideally in the oil and gas sector. Industry stature and credibility combined with a reputation for integrity, strong character, and ethical behavior are required. Specific knowledge of the crude oil, natural gas, natural gas liquids, and/or refined petroleum products as well as construction sectors will be an advantage.General management skills. The demonstrated ability to successfully manage the HSSE activities in a business of similar size and scope to the Company is required. Candidates should be functionally well-rounded executives who are able to interact and communicate at all levels in the organization.Delivering results. The demonstrated ability to lead HSSE teams in the development and implementation of HSSE policies, systems and procedures is required. Experience in managing team performance through the effective monitoring and review of HSSE KPI's and statistics will be sought.Personal skill set. A natural leader who excels at building relationships, motivating teams, and recruiting and developing others. Candidates must be team oriented and results driven professionals with exceptional management, communications and negotiation skills. A balanced ego, sound intuition, and effective interpersonal skills, including the demonstrated abilities to collaborate with and influence others, are required.

Because we know your job can make a difference.

Your job should challenge. You should take pride in what you achieve. You should never stop dreaming of a better future.

We want to help you find that perfect role, one that will satisfy your ambitions and goals in construction or engineering.

We will provide guidance, advice and help expand your career horizons.

Because we know your job can make a difference to you, your family and the world around you.