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  • Oman - £60,000 pa

    Shift Charge Engineer - CCGT Power - Oman £60,000 + accommodation + transport + flights + bonus + 30 days leave An international operator is seeking a Shift Charge Engineer to join their team on a CCGT power plant in Oman that will shortly be fully commissioned. The position is offered on a 2 year renewable contract basis with good prospects for further international work through this established international power business. To be considered you will be either an experienced Shift Charge Engineer or an Assistant / Acting Team Leader (or similar) seeking the next step in your career. In addition experience with Siemen's V94.3a and British 4th Edition safety rules are required.

  • East Malling - £65,000 pa

    Project Manager – Career progression (Construction / Residential) - £8.5M, East Malling My client is a leading, award winning international construction business with a turnover running into the Billions; they have been in existence for over 100 years and have operations in over 80 countries. They are an excellent business to work for with much of their work coming from repeat business due to client satisfaction; they achieve this by demonstrating their core values which are teamwork, respect, integrity and excellence. They have a requirement for a Project Manager to run an £8.5 million residential scheme in East Malling, there is a realistic opportunity to progress into a Senior Project Manager position in time where you would have total responsibility for project delivery on very large schemes and developments (a lot of what they do is construction rather than residential, this is a fairly rare job for them). What they can offer: - A wide variety of projects (lots of large education and student accommodation) - Excellent career progression - Landmark city based projects Essential criteria: - Previously been responsible for entire projects of a similar value for a reputable contractor - Stable work experience with respected design and build contractors - Track record of keeping project programmes on time and in budget - Must be ambitious and driven - Ability to make your own decisions Our client is keen to interview imminently, they are willing to offer a very competitive package as follows (specific details dependant on experience): - Very competitive basic salary plus package - Company car or car allowance - Excellent package If you are confident that you fully match the above criteria please contact John Mulhern. Please be assured that all applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

  • Doha - £5,000 to £7,000 pm

    Plant Manager – Major infrastructure project in Qatar Salary: 40000 QAR per month Location: Doha My client is a fast growing Qatari company which has now picked up major project with a leading European contractor and now looking to and bring on board a plant manager to join their dynamic team. This is a high value (£700 million) project is expected to run 5 years. Reporting directly to the Project Director and the board the main responsibilities will include: • The running of all plant equipment • Ongoing maintenance of all vehicles and earthworks equipment • Management of teams and equipment for each area of the project The successful candidate for this mega project will have the following attributes: • Degree qualified in a relevant subject • Have a proven track record of working with large infrastructure projects, large roads and highways • Experience working with a main contractor • Indepth knowledge of  heavy earth moving plant This is an excellent opportunity to join a fast expanding and dynamic organisation with a competitive package of QAR40K per month. Please contact Amanda Blackbeard for more information.

  • Doha - £5,000 to £7,000 pm

    Plant Manager – Major infrastructure project in Qatar Salary: 40000 QAR per month Location: Doha My client is a fast growing Qatari company which has now picked up major project with a leading European contractor and now looking to and bring on board a plant manager to join their dynamic team. This is a high value (£700 million) project is expected to run 5 years. Reporting directly to the Project Director and the board the main responsibilities will include: • The running of all plant equipment • Ongoing maintenance of all vehicles and earthworks equipment • Management of teams and equipment for each area of the project The successful candidate for this mega project will have the following attributes: • Degree qualified in a relevant subject • Have a proven track record of working with large infrastructure projects, large roads and highways • Experience working with a main contractor • Indepth knowledge of  heavy earth moving plant This is an excellent opportunity to join a fast expanding and dynamic organisation with a competitive package of QAR40K per month. Please contact Amanda Blackbeard for more information.

  • Doha - £11,000 to £12,000 pm

    Senior Commercial Manager / Commercial Director – Doha, Qatar Location: Doha Salary: QAR 70,000 per month + Benefits My client are 2 major consultants working as a Joint Venture formed to Project Manage several major infrastructure developments in Qatar due to be completed over the next 5-7years. At present the design stage has been completed for project and 2 have already moved to the construction phase with the rest to follow over the coming months. With projects covering the entire North of Qatar, my client is in a strong position to offer stability and career growth. They are now looking to fill the number 1 commercial role covering all projects in the region and reporting directly to the PD and FD. To be of requisite calibre for this role you will have the following attributes; • Relevant degree in either Quantity Surveying or civil engineering • Be chartered • Have a proven track record of working with large infrastructure projects • Possess work experience in the Middle East My Client are not only offering exposure to one of the most exciting country infrastructure developments in the world, it is also offering invaluable experience that will be sought after worldwide. This is an excellent opportunity with a great salary of QAR70K per month + Benefits. Please contact Amanda Blackbeard if you are suitable for this role. ~~Senior Commercial Manager / Commercial Director – Doha, Qatar Location: Doha Salary: QAR 70,000 per month + Benefits My client are 2 major consultants working as a Joint Venture formed to Project Manage several major infrastructure developments in Qatar due to be completed over the next 5-7years. At present the design stage has been completed for project and 2 have already moved to the construction phase with the rest to follow over the coming months. With projects covering the entire North of Qatar, my client is in a strong position to offer stability and career growth. They are now looking to fill the number 1 commercial role covering all projects in the region and reporting directly to the PD and FD. To be of requisite calibre for this role you will have the following attributes; • Relevant degree in either Quantity Surveying or civil engineering • Be chartered • Have a proven track record of working with large infrastructure projects • Possess work experience in the Middle East My Client are not only offering exposure to one of the most exciting country infrastructure developments in the world, it is also offering invaluable experience that will be sought after worldwide. This is an excellent opportunity with a great salary of QAR70K per month + Benefits. Please contact Amanda Blackbeard if you are suitable for this role.

  • Abu Dhabi - Salary negotiable

    Project Manager - PMC - UAE We are representing a large blue chip international Consultancy that has extensive projects in the Oil and Gas sector globally. The organisation are looking to recruit a Project Manager to be based in Abu Dhabi and to work within the PMC team on Refinery – Utilities projects. With responsibilities in leading team and managing EPC Contractor to meet project milestones. To be of the correct calibre for our client, candidates should be able to demonstrate the following criteria: Held the role of Project Manager or similar with a recognised international blue chip tier 1 PMC organisation. Minimum 20 years experience in Oil and Gas Refinery projects 5 of which as Project Manager. Degree qualified in relevant Engineering subject. Stable career history within Oil and Gas industry. High technical knowledge, communication and organizational skills. Our client are able to offer an attractive salary. Our client are keen to identify the right person as soon as possible. To discuss this role in more detail, please contact Alex Ibbs

  • Kuwait - Salary negotiable

    Lead HSE Engineer (Kuwait) We are currently working with a large PMC organisation who are looking to employ an experienced HSE Engineer to be based in Kuwait. The right candidate must possess a Bachelors Degree in Engineering or relevant Safety Diploma.  The right candidate will also possess a minimum of 12 years of industry experience, and at least 8 years of experience in refineries. The right candidate will also possess: PMC experience is preferred. A high level of computer literacy. Hands on experience with ISO 9000 and 14000 series. Self-motivated and able to clearly communicate with Client and contractors at all levels. Excellent presentation skills and ability to provide training. Roles and Responsibilities Responsibilities will include: Ensuring compliance with all Client HSE requirements through monitoring and audit of the construction contractors. To be fully familiar with the company/client HSE requirements and expectations, and advise other company/contractor personnel on HSE issues. To be fully familiar with the Client, the company & Contractor HSE procedures and investigation/reporting requirements, Interface with Client groups as required, to ensure a good relationship & communications on HSE matters. Review HSE related documentation produced by the company & Contractors to verify compliance and propose improvements where appropriate. Lead HSE initiatives and communication/coordination groups to share HSE learning and ensure consistent standards and application. Resolve minor HSE issues at site level, recording issues for future learning/trends, and raise major issues for greater awareness and resolution at higher levels if required. HSE reporting and participation/leading investigations of accidents/incidents. Our client offers a fantastic opportunity, providing an attractive salary, environment, 35 days annual leave, medical and life insurance. This is a permanent position of either single or family status. Should you wish to discuss the role in more detail then please forward your CV immediately

  • Kuwait - Salary negotiable

    Lead Design Engineer – Civil - Kuwait We are currently working with a reputable PMC organisation who are looking to employ a Lead Design Engineer – Civil to be based in Kuwait. The right candidate must possess a Bachelors Degree in Engineering from an accredited university. The right candidate will also possess a minimum of 10 years of industry experience and 5 years of experience in refineries and the petrochemical industry. Responsibilities include: Producing detailed construction/fabrication drawings for all civil design elements The control of documents and drawings in accordance with organisation procedures Design input/output within the designated risk management process The qualities of all design submissions The production and checking of detailed drawings and calculations for civil designs The preparation, checking and submission of DID and CTQ’s Production and checking of all design tender information prior to submission Provide programme updates to the Principal Civil Design for the duration of the project life Our client offers a fantastic opportunity, providing an attractive salary, 35 days annual leave, medical and life insurance. This is a permanent position of either single or family status. Should you wish to discuss the role in more detail then please forward your CV immediately

  • United Arab Emirates - Salary negotiable

    Business Development Manager - UAE The Business Development Manager will take responsibility for developing and securing new work for the company. Reviewing and ensuring that all potential projects are profitable and have maximum probability of success. Working within acceptable margins which support the broader business direction, whilst maintaining focus on the company’s objectives of growth and profitability. To be of the correct calibre for our client, candidates should be able to demonstrate the following criteria: Held the role of Business Development Manager or similar with a recognised international Exploration and Production organisation. Minimum 10 years’ experience. MBA in business related study Experience in Bid, Tendering and Winning work in Upstream Oil and Gas industry. Previous delivered an increase in revenue from lead cultivated. Ability to speak Arabic and previous experience in the Middle East is preferable. Our client are able to offer a permanent position with long term stable career opportunities with career advancement and exceptional salary packages. Our client are keen to identify the right person as soon as possible. To discuss this role in more detail, please contact Alex Ibbs

  • London - Salary negotiable

    Construction Lead (Progression from Senior PM or Project Director) – London   My client is a leading national construction, civil engineering and property services business with a historically outstanding reputation for delivering a wide range of commercial, public sector and housing projects throughout the UK. They have been a leading UK contractor for almost 50 years and have continued to turn a profit through the tough economic climate of recent times, last year their turnover exceeded £250 million and they have a healthy cash balance with no debt and a strong order book. My client is a family owned business and whilst growing substantially over the last 50 years they pride themselves on still having that family feel throughout the business.   They are currently in need of a Construction Lead for one of their growing divisions, this is perfect opportunity for someone who has experience up to Senior Project Manager Level who is looking for the step up into a more operational role. Initially you could be responsible for one large job whilst overseeing others, at this point you would be learning more general management skills before eventually taking over as Construction Lead for the division. Alternatively, they will also look at someone who is in a similar operational role right now.   Criteria: Experience of running a project or number of projects concurrently with a minimum total value of £25 million Excellent client facing, bidding and work winning skills Stable career background with reputable contractors Commercial / mixed use sector experience within London   Our client is willing to offer a very competitive package as follows (specific details dependant on experience): Very competitive basic salary Company car or car allowance Bonus Pension Medical Holiday   If you are confident that you fully match the above criteria please contact Phil Hart.   Please be assured that all applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.  

  • Ringwood - £40,000 to £45,000 pa

    Construction Manager – Civils / Build Salary: £40,000 to £45,000  Following a £500m Joint Venture, my client, who prides themselves on their enviable reputation for quality, value and attention to detail are looking for an exceptional individual to fill a key role within their team. My Client is a rapidly growing National Contractor with an expanding order book who specialises in bespoke end to end Car Park solutions encompassing the foundations, steel frame and  external envelope. They are looking to incorporate a Construction Manager in their dynamic team on a brand new project based in Sussex. Reporting to the Project Director, the successful candidate will be No2 on site and will be responsible for overseeing the site team including; Site Manager, 3 x Package Managers and 2 x Site Engineers along with managing the supply chain, Materials and Sub-Contractors. The role involves site based responsibility for a £10m Design and Build project, with a focus on site operations, producing method statements and ensuring the build runs to programme. The successful candidate will: • Be Degree qualified • Possess a minimum of 15 years ‘hands on’ Design and Build experience with a Large Regional or Main Contractor • Come from a Civil Engineering or Build background Candidates may have come through a Site Management route or have been a Section Engineer. Qualifications required: • Construction related Degree • SMSTS • Management CSCS card • 4 day First Aid Course This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding market leading company with advance orders and scope for career progression, with a great salary of up to £45K per annum plus extras. Please contact Amanda Blackbeard as soon as possible if you think you are suitable for this role.

  • Berkshire - £30,000 to £32,000 pa

    Project Quantity Surveyor – Highways   Salary: £30,000 to £32,000 plus package.   Location:  This will be a Project based role in Berkshire.   My client is a Bluechip Civil Engineering Contractor who operate nationally as an integrated highways service provider. Working with a variety of both local authority and private sector clients, they utilise the expertise of their dedicated staff to maintain and improve British highways.   They are seeking to appoint a Project Quantity Surveyor to join their existing Highways team in their Berkshire Project Office.   Reporting to the Senior Quantity Surveyor the role will involve duties on 5 year Highways Framework Contract involving routine and responsive highway works, along with high value improvement works that include; carriageway surfacing, drainage, footway construction, micro asphalting and bridge maintenance.   Successful candidates will be degree qualified and possess a minimum of 3 years experience with a Main Contractor and either come from a Highways or general Civil Engineering background.   The role will suit an Assistant Quantity Surveyor with 3 to 4 years experience who is looking for a step up. Candidates will be familiar with NEC3 forms of contract. Previous experience on Highways projects would be an advantage.   Qualifications include: Surveying Degree. Previous Highways experience.   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.  

  • Brighton - £50,000 to £60,000 pa

    Senior Project Manager– Civils / Build   Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 plus package.   Location:  Role will be based in Hampshire office but will require travel to site in Sussex for first 12 months.   My client is a rapidly growing National Contractor with a full order book, who specialise in Design and Build Car parks, providing a complete turnkey solution from foundation, steel frame, external envelope and M&E.   The role will involve full responsibility for a £10m Design and Build project, establishing and managing the Project team and liaising with clients and multiple stakeholders.   Successful candidates will be degree qualified and possess a minimum of 15 years ‘hands on’ Design and Build experience with a Large Regional or Main Contractor and either come from a Civil Engineering or Build background.   You will be required to manage a Project team including a: Construction Manager, Fabrication Manager and Commercial Manager. Previous experience on National Rail projects would be an advantage, must possess strong communication skills to work with complex client requirements.   Qualifications include: Construction related Degree SMSTS   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.  

  • Unite Arab Emirates - Salary negotiable

    Senior Geologist We are currently working with a growing Oil & Gas Operator conducting production and exploration operations in the Middle East. Due to continuous growth, our client is seeking an experienced Geologist to be based in the UAE. As Senior Geologist you will be collaborating with different teams within the group on critical decisions regarding prospects that enhance production and reserves. The suitable candidate will be Degree qualified preferably in Geology or relevant subject, over ten years’ experience within upstream exploration and production companies. A good understanding of seismic interpretation and analysis, reservoir simulation modelling and log analysis. Experience in the Middle East is favourable. Previous office based positions as well as well-site geology experience is a plus. Our client offers a competitive salary package depending on qualifications and experience, this is a residential based position in the UAE. Should you wish to discuss the role in more detail then please forward your CV immediately

  • Dubai - Salary negotiable

    Engineering Manager - Dubai   Are you an experienced Engineering Manager seeking a new challenging opportunity working for a leading Engineering & Construction company? Are you looking for an international opportunity based in Dubai? If yes then please forward your CV immediately. Our client is a well-established international EPC Contractor who provides services to clients within Oil & Gas, Petrochemical and Power Industries. Our client is seeking an experienced Engineering Manager to be based in Dubai and lead a core team in coordinating the current Engineering and Construction projects. You will need to be degree qualified in Engineering with a minimum of 15-20 years’ experience in EPC Oil and Gas / power projects. Previous experience in leading engineering teams from concept through to completion and handover of projects. Our client are able to offer a permanent position with long term stable career opportunities and attractive salary packages. Our client are keen to identify the right person as soon as possible. Please e-mail with your full CV to be considered for this opportunity.

  • Cheshire - £84,000 to £86,000 pa

    Role: Contract Director   Salary: Negotiable depending on experience   Location: This role would be based in the North West of England.   We have been retained on an exclusive basis by a leading Blue Chip Contractor to identify a high calibre project leader for a prominent contract in the North West. With a phenomenal track record of contract delivery across all construction sectors, our client is an excellent organisation to work for, with much of their work coming from repeat business due to client satisfaction; they achieve this by demonstrating their core values which are teamwork, respect, integrity and excellence.   Working out of a Cheshire Office, they are seeking an experienced, strategic leader with strong client facing and management skills to join them as Contract Director to lead a team delivering a £70 million per annum framework contract.   The successful candidate will be a charismatic leader who has worked for a reputable construction organisation and have demonstrable experience within Highways, Water or Utilities. Key will be the ability to cement a team. A strong leader who is very contractually aware and can direct and challenge people and work collaboratively with the client.   You will be required to; Deliver a high profile Framework contract. Develop and lead a collaborative relationship with the client. Manage, review, mitigate and report contract risks. Visible leadership to motivate the team to achieve targets and optimise their performance and contribution.   Must possess; Extensive experience of Roads & Highways contracts OR similar in Water, rail or utilities. Knowledge of Framework and service Contracts. Strong client management experience Delivered projects in excess of £50m per annum Clear leadership skills – the ability to pull an existing team together Degree Qualified in a related construction field or similar Ideally Chartered Civil Engineer with Membership of an appropriate Professional Body   This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leading company in a challenging role on a high profile Contract. On offer for the right candidate is career growth with one of the UK’s most recognised construction brands, as well as a highly attractive salary package. Our client has a target salary on offer of circa £85,000 per annum + fully expensed company car (or car allowance £6k) + excellent bonus scheme, private medical cover, pension scheme and other benefits. For exceptional candidates, our client will consider higher packages.   Please contact Peter Morse in confidence to discuss this role further.  

  • Edinburgh - £63,000 to £65,000 pa

    Location: Edinburgh Salary: £65K+ Permanent Role My client are one of the leading civil engineering contractors in the UK. Due to successful project progression on one of the largest civil engineering projects in Scotland they now need to fill a key role within the team. They are seeking an M/E manager to supervise and implement the mechanical and electrical aspects of this major infrastructure project. Within the role you will be reporting in to the construction director and responsible for supervising all sub-contractors and commercial contracts and ensuring the mechanical and electrical elements of the project run on time and to standard. For this role it is essential that you have the following skills and attributes; ·         Degree qualification in a relevant subject (civil, electrical or mechanical engineering) ·         Proven track record managing the M/E aspects of major projects ·         Experience with either a main contractors or specialist M/E sub-contractor This is an excellent long term opportunity to be part one of the only manufacturers of composite metal decking (also known as steel decking). With a great salary of £65K per annum + package on offer.

  • Kuwait City - Salary negotiable

    Are you an experienced Resident Engineer looking to expand your career by working on a prestigious and hugely valuable mega project in the Middle East? Our client is one of the Middle East’s fastest growing multi-disciplined construction and architectural consultancies. They specialise in delivering world class construction projects and have experienced phenomenal growth over the past fifty years with valued expertise in architecture, infrastructure, engineering and construction supervision. They are actively expanding their regional presence year-on-year, so this is a fantastic opportunity to join the company and be part of their inevitable success. They have been appointed as sole contract administration and site supervision consultants for the largest building project ever to be constructed in Kuwait. The building will be an iconic, state-of-the-art, culture complex; comprising of a theatre, library, cinema, education centre, it will have exceptional acoustic and interior finishes specification. Reporting to the Chief Resident Engineer you will be expected to: • Administer the construction design & build project • Ensure that the scheme is built in compliance with client design • Supervise the construction, which is envisaged to last 5 years To be considered for the role you must demonstrate the following key skills and attributes: • You must hold at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Architecture • Have a minimum of 25 years post graduate experience in design and construction sectors • Have at least 10 years proven experience in a relevant and similar role • Have at least 5 years relevant experience based in the Middle East • Be a chartered Engineer or Architect with membership of an internationally recognised professional body  such as:  MICE, ARIBA • You will have excellent communication skills in spoken and written English • Have proven experience on high value projects with a value in excess of US$350M For the ideal candidate our client can offer a net salary package of circa US$10,000 per month (actual salary will be paid in Kuwaiti Dinar) Our Client are looking to interview immediately for this position. To apply for this position, please submit an up to date copy of your CV to Lucy Bullingham at The Highfield Company as soon as possible. Please be assured that all applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence. Please note that due to a high volume of applications only successful applicants will be contacted.

  • Poole - £27,000 to £28,000 pa

    Logistics Manager We are working with one of the UK’s leading specialist sub-contractors with a Blue-Chip client base and a pedigree of landmark projects around the UK and who hold an excellent safety record Our client is seeking a highly organised and skilled Logistics Manager to fill a pivotal role within their organisation. Based in Poole/Bournemouth you will be responsible for allocating teams of skilled tradesmen to different site locations across the UK. Responsibilities include: ·         Manage the coordination of a highly skilled and a directly employed trade’s team for projects around the UK. ·         Quantify skilled tradesmen with accordance to the sites and projects. ·         Organise transport and lodging of tradesmen for different sites. ·         Liaise with project/construction managers, who are running the project. ·         Maintain client expectations and resource availability For this role it is essential that you have the following skills and attributes: ·         Excellent communication skills at all levels. ·         Good administrative skills ·         Good organisational skills. ·         Quick thinking. ·         Assertive decision maker. ·         3-5 years minimum experience in a similar organisational role. This is an excellent long term opportunity to be part of a highly valued and well known organisation with a great salary of £27K per annum + package on offer. No previous construction experience is required as training is available. Please contact Amanda Blackbeard at the Highfield Company if you are suitable for this role.

  • London - £45,000 to £50,000 pa

    QUANTITY SURVEYOR – LONDON (CAREER PROGRESSION, EXPANDING DEPARTMENT)   An exciting opportunity for a driven, professional Quantity Surveyor has arisen in a dynamic, family-owned company. My client is a leading construction, civil engineering and property services company turning over circa £400m.  They build and maintain the homes, amenities, and infrastructure that we all depend on daily.  Being a family-owned business, they are driven by making their customers successful and their values stem from their founders’ strong stand on professional ethics.  There is excellent scope for career progression as they wish to double the size of their commercial team from 6 to 12 by December. Based primarily on site, the successful candidate will be responsible for various Social Housing projects in and around London.  There are a number of exciting new build and refurbishment projects, initially ranging from £1-10 million with an opportunity to work on larger projects in the future.  The successful candidate should be comfortable being a Number 1 on jobs of around £2-3 million and also Number 2 on larger projects of £10+ million. What they can offer; • Opportunity for career progression in an expanding section of a dynamic company • Variety of projects ranging from £1-10 million • Excellent salary package The successful candidates’ duties will include; • Support Senior Quantity Surveyor • Evaluation and management of all contractual risks • Working with the Project Managers and Senior Management to maximise commercial benefits of all responsible contracts • Pro-actively working with Business Development Managers to secure contracts • Particular focus on procurement, risk minimisation, pricing of variations and day-to-day management of contracts to the value of £2-3 million. The ideal candidate will have both Construction and Social Housing experience.  However, this is not essential. A very competitive salary and benefits scheme will be given to the successful candidate, with an opportunity to personally develop alongside an ever-growing company. If you feel that you are suitable for the role, please contact John Mulhern as soon as possible.

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