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  • Netherlands - €43,000 to €62,000 pa

    Regional Service Manager - South West NetherlandsLocation: South West, NetherlandsSalary: In the region of €43k - €62k per annum + bonus + car allowance Our client is a leading OEM and service provider of rotating equipment that offer exceptional training opportunities and an international working environment. Due to internal movements, they are now looking for a new Regional Service Manager who is to be located in the South West region. Experience/ knowledge required:Fluent in English and Dutch - EssentialQualified to degree level within a relevant subject - e.g. Mechanical or Electrical EngineeringStrong people management and team motivation skillsExperience with rotating equipment, turbomachinery - compressors, generators etc.Previous experience working in a service management type role Responsibilities:Responsible for the daily management and operational support of 15 service engineersResponsible for the quality and efficiency of operational service in the areaImplement improvement processes within the service organisationAbility to maintain and develop strong customer relationshipsActing as the point of contact for customers for revision processes and any technical disputes If you would like an exciting new challenge where you will have the opportunity to grow and develop with a leading, innovative company, then please don't hesitate to contact me on 01962 896 366 or on email

  • London - £40,000 to £55,000 pa

    Position: Design Manager / Design CoordinatorLocation: LondonAn outstanding opportunity has become available for a talented Design Manager looking to further their career with an Award Winning company in the steel engineering industry. On offer is a strong starting salary package in conjunction with significant career progression. You will also benefit from working with industry experts which will aid in developing your career and ensure you become a true expert in your field.The RoleDegree or Higher National qualification in a relevant disciplineTechnical office experienceExperience using TeklaBuilding construction knowledgeExperience of managing programmes and peopleExcellent interpersonal skillsExperience of working with external professional organisationsPlease apply with your up to date CV - all applications will be treated in confidence.All applicants must be immediately eligible to work in the UK.All applicants must hold a valid UK driving license. For more information please contact Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353We will endeavour to respond to all applicants however due to the sheer volume of response, we can only guarantee that candidates who have been shortlisted will be contacted.Keywords: CAD, AutoCAD, AutoDesk, Advance Steel, 2D, 3D, PDS, DWG, Draughtsman, Solidworks, Tekla, Design, Engineering, Windows, Metalwork, Steel work, Metal, Balconies, Fabrication, Staircases, Southampton, Poole, Dorset, Hampshire, Rail, Civil, Structure Steel work Detailing, parking, car parks

  • Bedfordshire - £55,000 to £60,000 pa

    Role: Commercial Manager - Highways Location: Home Counties Are you an experienced Commercial Manager with a history of successfully delivering prompt financial completion of projects within the Highways Sector? Are you looking for an opportunity to join a Commercial team within a flagship Highways Framework? Then a role within a Market leading Civil Engineering Contractor could be for you. My client is looking to recruit an experienced Commercial Manager with demonstrable track record in leading a team of surveyors. A detailed knowledge of the NEC Suite of contracts is essential along with a thorough grounding in Civils / Highways projects. The successful candidate will be the Commercial lead for the Contract, reporting to the Contract Director. They will resource, plan, control, manage and ensure effective administration of the commercial and financial aspects of all the projects under the framework and to maintain compliance with the conditions of contract and company policies. Your duties will include:Provide commercial advice on matters of contractual interpretation.Assist operational teams in effectively managing commercial risks.Ensuring the timely application and payment for the works.Work with the Operational teams and Clients to develop and implement the Annual Plan.Develop Budget, reporting and updating monthly figures.Ensure that the procurement of supply chain resource is in accordance with the strategy and procedures.Ensure that the business objectives are adequately cascaded and supported by your teamPromote and value a culture of continual improvement. Ideal Qualifications include:Sound knowledge of NEC Suite of contracts and the Highway Works Method of Measurement.Ability to effectively manage, motivate and develop people.Thorough understanding of all commercial and financial procedures, tools, systems, client requirements and business needs.Strong stakeholder management and negotiation skills.Ability to drive continual improvement and manage change. 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.

  • Winchester - £25,000 to £30,000 pa

    Civil Design Engineer Winchester £25-30,000 Experience Dependent Currently looking to talk to Civil Engineers looking for the opportunity to join an award-winning Consultancy specialising within the Infrastructure, drainage and highways industries.The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years' experience, with a relevant degree and experience using AutoCAD and Microdrainage. You will be responsible for providing a wide range of civil engineering services under the direction of the Discipline Partner and work on projects such as highways design for roads, pavements, bridges, Section 278 Agreements and in earthworks engineering and more.Some aspects of the role include: *Be responsible for delivering work to a fee agreed with a Project Manager *Project profitability *Prepare client / project proposals *Oversee the delivery of projects *Produce flood risk assessments (FRA's) and Drainage strategies *Agree design philosophy / design fundamentals *Producing highways and drainage designs relating to medium to large development infrastructure projects *Produce civil engineering drawings *Provides day-to-day client interface, conducting site visits for technical assessment or problem-solving *Starting to run small jobs autonomously *Flexible working to meet project deliverables, demonstrates efficient working under pressure *Procure project resources *Construct project teams from internal and external resources. *Support senior civil engineering staff with design If you feel like this role is for you, don't hesitate to get in touch on 01962 896338 OR

  • Winchester - £60,000 to £65,000 pa

    Associate Winchester Circa £60,000Currently looking to talk to Associates looking for the opportunity to join an award-winning Consultancy specialising within the Infrastructure, drainage and highways industries.The ideal candidate will have 8-10 year's experience, with a relevant degree and experience managing a team within the transport and infrastructure industries. You will be a part of a growing team with the responsibilities of coaching your team and getting the most out of them whilst managing clients and future opportunities.Given the seniority of the role, this position is taken seriously, and the successful candidate will be looked after and rewarded rightfully.Some responsibilities will include;Leading, managing and growing the Engineering discipline Manage existing clients and develop further opportunitiesLook to grow the group on the back of new and repeat clientsBe responsible for resourcing and delivering to a financial targetRepresent the company at external meetings with clients and fellow professionalsBe responsible for delivering work to a pre-agreed budgetProject profitability Responsible for negotiating fee proposals and requesting additional feesIf you feel like this role is for you, don't hesitate to get in touch on 01962 896338 OR

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

    Principal Civil Design Engineer Winchester £45,000-55,000 Experience Dependent Currently looking to talk to Principal or Senior Civil Engineers looking for the opportunity to join an award-winning Consultancy specialising within the Infrastructure, drainage and highways industries.Main Duties *Supervise CAD Technicians *Represent the company at external meetings with clients and fellow professionals *Be responsible for delivering work to a fee agreed with a Project Manager *Project profitability *Prepare client / project proposals *Assist in negotiating fee proposals and requesting additional fees *Construct project teams from internal and external resources. *Procure project resources *Agree design philosophy / design fundamentals Skills Required *Be familiar with Building regulations Approved documents, SuDS Manual, Code for Sustainable Homes, BREEAM and be able to prepare Flood Risk Assessments*Knowledge of the Flood and Water Management Act and its implications on the design of drainage schemes will be beneficial*Demonstrable experience in Section 38, 278 and 104 Agreements *Hands on knowledge of AutoCAD and MicroDrainage, AutoCAD Civil 3D would be particularly advantageous.*Experience designing all aspects of development Infrastructure works [Roads, Drainage, Plot Level designs etc.].*Recently Chartered or near CharteredThe role will be client facing and therefore strong interpersonal and communicative skills are essential. If you feel like this role is for you, don't hesitate to get in touch on 01962 896338 OR

  • Welwyn Garden City - £50,000 to £55,000 pa

    Principle Structural Chartered Engineer Location: Welwyn Garden City Salary: £50-55,000 Experience Dependant Are you looking to join a leading engineering consultancy providing of construction consulting services to the structural and civil engineering industry working on various construction projects across the UK.We are looking for a Principle Structural Engineer to work on a variety of UK projects, predominantly on very large scale build projects. Some projects include Retail, Data Centres, Leisure, Schools and more.As a Chartered Principal Engineer, you must be able to demonstrate extensive experience of the whole design process and of risk management and identifying optimum solutions. Proven ability of liaising professionally with external clients, agencies and other design consultants. Skilled in managing project teams and promoting a positive and effective service offering. Applicants will have experience of working with similar business sectors including residential, retail, industrial and commercial.The ideal Structural Engineer will be a proficient communicator, a strong independent individual with good team participation and the ability to coach junior members of the team. What is required for the perfect candidate:Civil Engineering degreeICE/IStructEA minimum of 5 years' experience (UK based)Full UK driving licenceAdditional benefits include; a competitive salary, car, pension, the ability to progress. If you feel you would be a suitable fit for this role, please contact 01962 89633 to find out more about this role starting as soon as a successful candidate is available.

  • Birmingham - £25,000 to £30,000 pa

    Civil Design Engineer Birmingham £25-30,000 Experience Dependent Currently looking to talk to Civil Engineers looking for the opportunity to join an award-winning Consultancy specialising within the Infrastructure, drainage and highways industries.The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years' experience, with a relevant degree and experience using AutoCAD and Microdrainage. You will be responsible for providing a wide range of civil engineering services under the direction of the Discipline Partner and work on projects such as highways design for roads, pavements, bridges, Section 278 Agreements and in earthworks engineering and more.Some aspects of the role include: *Be responsible for delivering work to a fee agreed with a Project Manager *Project profitability *Prepare client / project proposals *Oversee the delivery of projects *Produce flood risk assessments (FRA's) and Drainage strategies *Agree design philosophy / design fundamentals *Producing highways and drainage designs relating to medium to large development infrastructure projects *Produce civil engineering drawings *Provides day-to-day client interface, conducting site visits for technical assessment or problem-solving *Starting to run small jobs autonomously *Flexible working to meet project deliverables, demonstrates efficient working under pressure *Procure project resources *Construct project teams from internal and external resources. *Support senior civil engineering staff with design If you feel like this role is for you, don't hesitate to get in touch on 01962 896338 OR

  • Birmingham - £65,000 to £85,000 pa

    Partner / Associate - StructuresLocation: Birmingham Are you an energetic and driven Structural Engineering professional eager to take your career forward with a growing multi-disciplinary consultancy?The OpportunityYou will play an extremely important role developing and strengthening the Structural Engineering team not only within the Birmingham office but throughout the entire structures discipline. You will also have the ability to play a leading role in the Office.Main Duties *Leading and growing the Structural Engineering discipline *Manage existing clients and develop further opportunities*Look to grow the group on the back of new and repeat clients*Be responsible for resourcing and delivering to a financial target*To ensure that the business generates and sustains profitable sources of income *Represent the company at external meetings with clients and fellow professionals*Be responsible for delivering work to a pre-agreed budget*Project profitability*Responsible for negotiating fee proposals and requesting additional fees *Construct teams from internal and external resources*Lead the technical development of the groupNECESSARY REQUIREMENTS *Chartered Engineer*Experience with managing and developing a Structural Engineering team/discipline*Great ability to interface with clients This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing team offering excellent career progression prospects.

  • Bristol - £45,000 to £55,000 pa

    Role: Project Manager - Structural SteelLocation: Bristol£45,000 - £55,000 Dependent on experienceOne of the Top Steel Specialist Contractors in the UK is currently looking for an exceptional Project Manager to join their business on a permanent basis to manage and oversee the steel structure phase of their construction projects.The company manage a number of large, well known projects in the industry and work alongside some of the best main contractors, so this would be a great position for someone who is experienced in the industry and would like to apply their skills, knowledge and experience on other well-known, large scale projects. Requirements/ability; Excellent knowledge and ability to read structural drawings, connection details and specifications of various qualityAbility to coordinate the Design; Production & Installation of Projects; fullyunderstand the project requirements/scope of works/specifications etc.ITP & Handover's to be managedAbility to produce programsAbility to liaise with Clients site team and engineersAbility to manage a team of Site Managers ensuring successful projects to their clientsAbility to liaise with the company buyer, workshop and QS's successfully working asa Team.Positive attitude to problems and dealing with staff of all levelsIf you have the required skills/experience required and are looking to join a well-established company in the industry, then please do not hesitate to contact Sharon O'Donnell at your earliest convenience.

  • Derby - £25,000 to £30,000 pa

    ROLE: Assistant Project Manager - SteelLOCATION: DerbySALARY: £25,000 - £33,000 A market leading Steel Specialist is currently looking for a Assistant Project Manager to work on multi-million pound projects based across the UK.This opportunity gives you the chance to develop and train along side the Senior Project Manager and Operations Director. You will be overseeing the planning, technical design, fabrication and engineering aspects of each project.Please note this is a development role with a long term career progression plan for you to become a Senior Project Manager running your own million pound contracts. RequirementsTwo - 4 years years construction experience is essential. Experience within the steel industry is preferable.Degree desirableIf you would like to develop your career to the next step or progress from site work over to a more office based role with a experienced steel specialist this is the job for you! * Contract ManagerGet in touch with Sharon O'Donnell - Structural steel specialist at The Highfield Company

  • Derbyshire - £35,000 to £40,000 pa

    Role: Estimator OR may consider Assistant LevelSalary: Up to £40,000 Plus PackageLocation: DerbyshireWe are pleased to represent our client, a well-respected and award winning structural steel work contractor based in Derbyshire The company design, fabricate and erect steel work structures in the industrial, commercial, retail and leisure sectors in both the UK and Internationally. Due to continued growth and a very full order book, they now require an experienced:Steelwork Estimator.The successful applicant will work closely with and report directly to, the Managing Director. The company benefits from a very flat structure, giving you the autonomy to structure your own schedule and allowing your results to be recognised and rewarded as such.The successful applicant will take off all steel work from architects and engineers drawings alike as well as from material lists produced from 3D steel drafting systems used internally and by external detailed.The successful application will liaise with other internal departments as well as external third parties such as architects and engineers when required. You will also be involved in helping to order and process orders for the steelwork and associated materials,so the role does have a good variety of work to it.You must be proficient with standard Microsoft office applications, but particularly experienced in using excel. Any experience using any propriety Estimating or MIS systems would be useful but not at all essential.The successful applicant must have at least two years experience of estimating structural steel work and preferably having worked within a structural steelwork fabrication company. Knowledge of associated building elements and materials such as cladding would be an advantage.All applicants must come from a steel work fabrication or very similar background with the relevant experience for this role.If you would like to pursue this opportunity further, please forward your cv as soon as convenient to Sharon O'Donnell at The Highfield Company

  • East Riding of Yorkshire - £50,000 to £75,000 pa

    Role: Contracts Manager Location: East YorkshireSalary: Up to £70,000 (Dependent on level of experience) Plus Package One of the Top Steel Contractors in the UK is currently looking for an exceptional Contracts Manager to join their business on a permanent basis The company manage a number of large, well known projects in the industry and work alongside some of the best main contractors, so this would be a great position for someone who is experienced in the industry and would like to apply their skills, knowledge and experience on other well-known, large scale projects. Requirements/ability; Excellent knowledge and ability to read structural drawings, connection details and specifications of various qualityAbility to coordinate the Design; Production & Installation of Projects; fullyunderstand the project requirements/scope of works/specifications etc.Ability to produce programsAbility to liaise with Clients site team and engineersAbility to manage a team of Site Managers ensuring successful projects to their clientsAbility to liaise with the company buyer, workshop and QS's successfully working asa Team.Positive attitude to problems and dealing with staff of all levelsExperience with architectural metal work and secondary steel work essentialIf you have the required skills/experience required and are looking to join a well-established company in the industry, then please do not hesitate to contact Sharon O'Donnell at your earliest convenience.

  • London - £35,000 to £45,000 pa

    Position: Tekla DetailerLocation: LondonOutstanding opportunity for Tekla Detailer looking to further their career with a a specialist steel contractor in the steel engineering industry. On offer is a strong starting salary,package in conjunction with career progression. You will also benefit from working with industry experts which will aid in developing your longer term career.The Role* Attending site visits for measurements and customer liaison* Liaising with structural engineers and lead architects* Detailing and producing fabrications* Carrying out assignments using AutoCAD & TeklaThe Candidate * Strong knowledge of AutoCAD & Tekla* Minimum 2 years' experience in architecture and steel fabrication* Excellent customer service skillsKeywords: CAD, AutoCAD, AutoDesk, Advance Steel, 2D, 3D, PDS, DWG, Draughtsman, Solidworks, Tekla, Design, Engineering, Windows, Metalwork, Steelwork, Metal, Balconies, Fabrication, Staircases, Southampton, Poole, Dorset, Hampshire, Rail, Civil, Structure Steelwork DetailingFor more information please contact Sharon O'Donnell at The Highfield Company* draughtsman , draughtsperson , drafter, detailer , designer , technician

  • Hampshire - Salary negotiable

    ROLE: Contracts Manager - SteelLOCATION: HampshireA market leading Steel Specialist is currently looking for a Contracts Manager to work on multi-million pound projects based across the UK.This opportunity gives you the chance to develop and train along side the Senior Project Manager and Operations Director. You will be overseeing the planning, technical design, fabrication and engineering aspects of each project.Please note this is a development role with a long term career progression plan for you to become a Senior Project Manager running your own million pound contracts. RequirementsTwo - 4 years years construction experience is essential. Experience within the steel industry is preferable.Degree desirableIf you would like to develop your career to the next step or progress from site work over to a more office based role with a experienced steel specialist this is the job for you! Get in touch with Sharon O'Donnell - Structural steel specialist at The Highfield Company

  • London - £27,000 to £40,000 pa

    Job Title - Assistant Quantity SurveyorLocation ­- LondonAssistant Quantity Surveyor needed. Excellent Opportunity to join a Market Leading Structural Steel work contractor to be based in the London office.Our client specialises in the design, build and management of structural steel work Projects, predominantly in London. They now seek an additional QS to join their team and they offer a very competitive salary for the right candidate, negotiable dependent upon experience.Job description & Responsibilities for an Assistant Quantity SurveyorOur client has several live projects across the London/Greater London area as well as a healthy pipeline on major projects. Some of your responsibilities whilst working with our client will be:Responsible for managing all project costs from pitch to completion.Undertaking cost analysis & preparing reconciliation documents.Attending meetings and liaising with stakeholders on commercial matters.Monitoring the cost of site resources.Inspecting and valuing sub-contract works.Completing sub-contract orders & payments efficiently to avoid any discrepancies.Preparing & sending out accurate Bill of Quantities documents.Aiding with monthly cost & value reports, quarterly reports & cash flow information.Key Skills & QualificationsDegree QualifiedIdeally some experience in quantity surveying for Construction projectsExcellent people skillsCommercially awareTeam playerExcellent written and verbal communication skillsIf this role is of interest to you then please contact Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353

  • London - £40,000 to £45,000 pa

    Site Engineer - Structural SteelSalary/Rate£40,000 - £45,000 + Package LondonOur client is one of the most advanced steel work fabricators in the United Kingdom - a specialist in the provision of steel frames for buildings.With an full order book through to summer 2018, they now need to recruit a Site Engineer to set-out work with steelwork gangs predominately in London. This is a brand new role and the successful candidate will be responsible setting up the department and building the tramYou will be:An engineer with a construction background with multiple year's experience setting-out jobs specific experience working with embedment plates is highly desirable.A good communicator.Possess the drive to occasionally juggle responsibilities across more than one site and do the miles to get the job done.Experience occasionally standing in for project leaders would be beneficial.Other desired skills include:Constcruction DegreeCSCS card holderData processing.AutoCAD experienceSteel frame expereince essential This is a fantastic opportunity to play a critical role with a respected and award winning contractor who operate nationally and is a leader in its field.If you have the relevant skills and experience and would like to be considered please forward an up to date CV and covering letter to Sharon O'Donnell as soon as possible.

  • London - Salary negotiable

    ROLE: Site Manager LOCATION: London and Surrounding A market leading Steel Specialist is currently looking for a Site Managers to be based on a multimillion pound project based in London. This opportunity gives you the chance to be completely autonomous in your position and have a real say in how to run your department and team. Duties:Day to day site management, direction and co-ordination of all site activities carried out by the company and its sub-contractors, with particular focus on health and safety, planning, programming and co-ordination with the company's off-site activitiesOn-site management and control of the company's site operations, both of in-house and sub-contracted activitiesDay-to-day monitoring, recording and documentation of the company's site activities including compilation of site progress reportsKnowledge & Experience:Strong knowledge of steel construction methods and practice in a management roleDemonstrable experience in the planning and programming of steel work (and associated packages) installationDemonstrable experience in the production of risk assessments, method statements, and associated site documentationDemonstrable experience in the erection of the majority of the steel structures and operations, in particular high rise structures, medium rise and city centre structures, refurbishment type work including welding operationsKey Qualifications:CSCS black/platinum in site managementSMSTS or IOSH equivalentCPCS Appointed Person - lifting operationsFull Driving LicenseIf you think you are right for this role then please get in touch with Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353

  • Sheffield - £50,000 to £70,000 pa

    Role: Contracts Manager Location: SheffieldSalary: Up to £65,000 (Dependent on level of experience) Plus Package One of the Top Secondary steel and Architectural Metalwork Contractors in the UK is currently looking for an exceptional Contracts Manager to join their business on a permanent basis The company manage a number of large, well known projects in the industry and work alongside some of the best main contractors, so this would be a great position for someone who is experienced in the industry and would like to apply their skills, knowledge and experience on other well-known, large scale projects. Requirements/ability; Excellent knowledge and ability to read structural drawings, connection details and specifications of various qualityAbility to coordinate the Design; Production & Installation of Projects; fullyunderstand the project requirements/scope of works/specifications etc.Ability to produce programsAbility to liaise with Clients site team and engineersAbility to manage a team of Site Managers ensuring successful projects to their clientsAbility to liaise with the company buyer, workshop and QS's successfully working asa Team.Positive attitude to problems and dealing with staff of all levelsExperience with architectural metal work and secondary steel work essentialIf you have the required skills/experience required and are looking to join a well-established company in the industry, then please do not hesitate to contact Sharon O'Donnell at your earliest convenience.

  • Rotterdam - Salary negotiable

    ROLE: Site Manager LOCATION: Rotterdam****Must be able to speak Dutch**** A market leading European Steel Specialist is currently looking for a competent and enthusiastic Site Manager to cover major Structural Steel Project eacross Europe.Duties:Day to day site management, direction and co-ordination of all site activities carried out by the company and its sub-contractors, with particular focus on health and safety, planning, programming and co-ordination with the company's off-site activitiesOn-site management and control of the company's site operations, both of in-house and sub-contracted activitiesDay-to-day monitoring, recording and documentation of the company's site activities including compilation of site progress reportsKnowledge & Experience:Strong knowledge of steel construction methods and practice in a management roleDemonstrable experience in the planning and programming of steel work (and associated packages) installationDemonstrable experience in the production of risk assessments, method statements, and associated site documentationDemonstrable experience in the erection of the majority of the steel structures and operations, in particular high rise structures, medium rise and city centre structures, refurbishment type work including welding operationsKey Qualifications:CSCS Gold or BlackSMSTS or IOSH equivalentCPCS Appointed Person - lifting operationsFull Driving LicenseMUST be able to speak DUTCHIf you think you are right for this role then please get in touch with Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353

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