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  • Iraqi Kurdistan Region - £75,000 to £85,000 pa

    Commissioning Manager - Combined Cycle Power Plant - Kurdistan 12,000 USD p/m + Accommodation + Transport + Rotation + Medical A European Consultancy in the power sector are seeking a Commissioning Manager to work on a Combined Cycle Power Plant in Kurdistan. Commissioning Phase will be for a 9 month duration.For client approval, the right candidate will be degree qualified and have previous CCGT experience.Accommodation and meals will be provided for free. Rotation period will be 8 weeks on / 10 days off.For further information contact Susana Baptista on 0044 1962 397 777 OR apply directly by sending your CV

  • Santiago - £50,000 to £70,000 pa

    Geologist - Hydropower - Chile£50-70K + accommodation + transportation + flightAn established engineering consultancy has a requirement for a Geologist to work on a hydro power project in Chile.Main focus will be shift work on the drill & blast tunnels.Requirements:Geological experience in hydropower projects - rock mass classification etc;Degree in Geology or similarDrill & Blast tunnel experience - NTM methodTrack record in construction management supervision is a must; andComputer Literate (Microsoft Office applications)Spanish speaking an advantage but not essentialContact Andrew Morss for further information.

  • Riyadh - £90,000 to £110,000 pa

    Facilities Management Director - Saudi Arabia$15,000 per month + accommodation + transport + flights A major company in KSA have been awarded a number of high profile FM contracts. They are now seeking an FM Director to be based in Riyadh. Reporting to the General Manager with 5 direct reports each with their own sizable project (Hard & Soft FM - campuses, docks, banks etc). 1300 staff in total on the projects.The right candidate will have experience working of working at a senior level in the facilities management / operations & maintenance field.An Engineering degree is essential for this position. Middle East experience preferred.Contact Andrew Morss for further information.

  • Iraqi Kurdistan Region - £70,000 to £80,000 pa

    Site Lead C&I Engineer - CCGT Power Plant - Kurdistan$10,000 per month + accommodation + medical + flights A European Consultancy in the power sector are seeking a Site Lead Control & Instrumentation Engineer to work on a Combined Cycle Power Plant in Kurdistan. The work will involve working on Emerson and ABB systems.The company has 5 members of staff employed on the project and the company has been working in Kurdistan for 17 months.For client approval, the right candidate will hold a Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering and have previous C&I experience on combined cycle power projects.Accommodation and meals will be provided for free. Working rota will be 8 weeks on followed by 7 - 10 days vacation. Working week is 6 days, 48 hours. A duration of up to 18 months is expected.

  • United Arab Emirates - $12,000 to $14,000 pa

    Project Manager Are you an experienced Project Manager looking for a new challenge? Are you looking to work in one of the Middle East's top locations? If yes then please forward your CV immediately. Our client is an Oil & Gas Exploration & Production company and they are currently seeking an experienced Projects Manager to be based in the UAE office. As Projects Manager you will be responsible for:Leading the PMT organization, in line with company's vision and rapid expansion plans.Oversee studies for new projects development and surface facilities.Develop detailed estimates leading to funding analysis and approval.Responsible for project development from preliminary engineering to detailed designs, construction, commissioning, and handover to Operations.Establish project procedures and policies, and oversee contractors' selection criteria and approvals.Prepare contracting plans and strategies for solicitation, evaluation and award of contracts for detail engineering, procurement, and construction.Manage contractor preparation of detailed design drawings, material specifications and procurement, and/or construction bid packages.Manage all project related activities and provide project leadership during all phases. Execute capital projects according to scope, schedule and budget. Candidates are to be degree qualified in engineering with strong experience of projects management in the upstream oil industry. You will have an in-depth knowledge of engineering standards and industry practices and the ability to coordinate and lead multiple projects. Experience in engineering and installation/commissioning of plant upgrades is essential as well as previous Middle East experience. Experience of working with independent and large Oil & Gas Operators is highly desirable. Our client offers a competitive tax free monthly salary plus a full expat package including accommodation allowance, schooling allowance, business class flights, car and medical/healthcare. This is a residential, family based position American or European nationals only due to visa restriction Should you wish to discuss the role in more detail then please forward your CV immediately

  • Oxfordshire - Salary negotiable

    Instrumentation EngineerOxford£Competitive My client specialise in the design, build, commissioning and service of real-time data acquisition and monitoring systems for the oil and gas sector. They have an exciting new opportunity for an Instrumentation Engineer to undertake the design, build and maintenance of offshore metocean monitoring systems worldwide. You will design and build monitoring systems for offshore installations. Specifying and procuring equipment then the testing and integration of the equiptment. You will be responsible for the configuration and testing of Company real-time data acquisition software. Visiting offshore installations to conduct installation, commissioning and maintenance duties. The preparation of technical documentation and establishing technical procedures. Providing remote support to on-site field staff. Frequent offshore travel is required. You will have experience with scientific or commercial instrumentation, with Electrical or Electronic Engineering or Science qualifications. You will have experience of working with Intrinsically Safe instrumentation. Networking experience is absolutely essential. You will have excellent communication skills, both verbally and in report writing. With the ability to work in the offshore environment. Candidates must be fluent in written and spoken English and confident working at heights.

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

    Quantity Surveyor - Civils/ Earthworks / Pilling Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 plus package.Location: This is a role based in LeatherheadMy client is an expert in specialist piling and civil engineering. The role will involve working on multiple major Civil Engineering and earthworks/piling construction project, where they require a Quantity Surveyor with around 0-5 years experience to grow with the company.Successful candidates will possess at least 5 years' experience within a sub contractor background and will be chartered or working towards achieving chartered status.You will be report directly to the Bid Manager.This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding leading company with advance orders and scope for career progression.Please contact Lauren Wallis as soon as possible if you think you are suitable for this role.

  • Macau - Salary negotiable

    Project Manager (Infrastructure & Landscaping)We are representing one of Macau's premier construction companies who are building a landmark, $multi billion, casino/hotel entertainment complex.For this iconic project out client is seeking a Project Manager (Externals & Facades), scope of the works will include hard & soft landscaping, utility tunnels, drainage, earthworks, car parks, lake construction and the façade for the entire building.To be considered for this challenging position, you should have relevant experience on a major international hotel/tower/mixed-use resort.Additional requirements include:A relevant degree qualification is ideally required but is not a must have.Previous experience working in India, Asia and/or Middle East is requiredStrong problem-solving and trouble-shooting abilitiesExcellent leadership and management abilitiesSelf-motivated, enthusiastic, organized, confident and friendlyGood communication and interpersonal skillsAble to effectively lead and communicate with a multicultural team at all levelsDepending on actual experience, our client can offer an attractive basic salary (paid in local currency) month + accommodation allowance + 30 days holiday (16 of which will be public holidays)Income tax in Macau is only 6%.Macau is a family friendly location with access to an international school that follows Canadian curriculum. However our client will not contribute to school fees.If you have the desired skills and experience for this challenging position, please send an up to date copy of your CV to Martin at The Highfield Company as soon as possible.Please be assured that all communication will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

  • Denmark - £6,000 to £8,000 pm

    Senior Quantity Surveyor - M/E Civil Works - DenmarkMy client is one of the world's leading international construction companies operating from there base in Europe throughout the world. The have a reputation in the market for the successful delivery of some of the world's largest civil engineering projects.Having now moved in to the major MEP packages of works they are now looking to bring on board an experienced Quantity Surveyor who has a proven track record of working on major packages of MEP works.What my client requires is a solid commercial profile who has worked in a hands on role for a leading main contractor in the international market.In return my client will offer an effective "tax free" basic salary plus a full package on top including accommodation, flights, local transport and medical cover.The benefit of working for this company will be the opportunity of long term continued work as well as the opportunity to work in Europe and get home on a regular basis.

  • Qatar - £6,000 to £8,000 pa

    Construction Manager - Underground Metro Stations - QatarMy client is one of the world's leading international construction companies operating from there base in Europe throughout the world. The have a reputation in the market for the successful delivery of some of the world's largest civil engineering projects.Having a major package of the Doha metro they are currently putting together the site management team and need a proven "station manager" run all aspects of a large underground metro station. The role will have responsibility from the initial dig (going deeper than 30 metres) through the slabs, fit out and subsequent fill and hand over.With values for the station alone in excess of $500 million this makes the role and package of work critical to the successful delivery of the project.My client is looking for someone who has a proven track record in delivering projects of the same nature where major underground stations have been built and fitted out. This experience will have been gained from the initial stages of a project through to the hand over, ideally with a leading main contractor. In return my client will offer a tax free package and a permanent international contract within the growing and expanding group.This is a great opportunity to be instrumental in one of the world's largest civil engineering projects so if you are interested in discussing further please contact Toby Ball as soon as possible.

  • Saudi Arabia - $8,000 to $10,000 pa

    A leading main contractor in Saudi Arabia is currently looking to fill a senior level position within their business. Having worked extensively in the tunnelling sector for many years they currently have an opening for a construction manager to work on underground stations.This is an exciting and long term opportunity for an experienced construction manager who has a proven track record of driving projects forward and making them successful.Within the role you will either be looking after one or several major underground stations from start to finish.My client is looking for people who have a proven track record delivering major civil engineering packages of works, ideally underground but with a minimum of major concrete structures etc.Your background will have been with leading main contractors in the international market, ideally within the Middle East.In return my client is willing to offer a permanent contract within the group along with a leading salary and compensation package.

  • Yorkshire and the Humber - £40,000 to £50,000 pa

    Role: Site Manager - PowerSalary: £40,000 to £50,000 plus packageLocation: This is a Nationwide site based role.My Client is a large UK Civil Engineering Contractor who work in the Nuclear, Power and Energy Sector.They are looking to recruit an experienced Site Manager to work on a range of Power Projects involving EHV Woodpole Overhead Lines.Responsible for onsite project delivery across projects of differing scale, complexity and duration and for managing the technical aspects of the projects.Resident on project, the Site Manager, is jointly responsible, with the Project Manager, for coordinating the resources, support services and sub-contractors allocated, to ensure that the projects are delivered to programme and in a cost effective manner without compromise on Health, Safety, Environment and Quality.Main Duties and Responsibilities:Provide leadership to the site team.Managing day-to-day QSHE matters arising from and / or involving staff and sub-contractors working under your control on projects.Production of Method Statements, Work Instructions and Risk Assessments associated with the works and control & checking of same from sub-contractors.Manage supervisory resources allocated to projects, i.e. Engineers, General Foremen, etc., and ensure they are suitably briefed on their delegated duties for the duration of the project.Essential:Previous site management / supervision experience in EHV (33kV/66kV) Woodpole construction overhead line projectsDemonstrable knowledge & practical experience of working under clients' Safety Rules; i.e. Distribution Safety Rules, Scottish Power 'Green Book'.Working knowledge of current UK Health & Safety legislation, including CDM.SMSTS, NEBOSH or IOSH, CSCS Black Card.This is an excellent opportunity to join a 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.

  • Hertfordshire - Salary negotiable

    Role: Estimator - Civils / Utilities / RailSalary: Negotiable depending on Experience.Location: This would an office based role in Hertfordshire.My client is a leading provider of services to the UK's utility, communication, energy and rail sectors.The company has a proven track record of effectively delivering diverse projects and services to a broad base of clients with whom it works, handling projects either on a traditional contract basis or through full partnering agreements.My client is seeking an Estimator with a Civils background who is fully conversant in the use of Causeway Estimating Software.The successful candidate will be an experienced Estimator who can build up from first principles, comes from a Civils Contracting background.Utilities and / or Rail experience would be an advantage.Experience Profile:· Must be an expert in the use of Causeway Estimating Software.· Must be fully versed in estimating from 1st principles, not just estimating from an existing framework contract. Your duties will include:· Responsibility for the use and continuous improvement of Tender/ Estimating systems and procedures.· Preparing accurate and timely prime cost and sales estimates for projects to consistent and competitive levels. · Providing assistance and input into tenders led by other team members on an 'as and when' required basis. · Work as part of the operational team supporting commercial, procurement and operational/project management in effective management of live contracts.Ideal Qualifications include:· Degree qualified and experienced Estimator, ideally Chartered.· Minimum of 5yrs previous experience of civil engineering and / or Utility / Rail contracting.

  • Bristol - £50,000 to £55,000 pa

    Role: Rail Construction Manager - Bristol - ReadingSalary: £50,000 to £55,000 depending on experienceLocation: This would be based out of a North London office, but with a requirement to visit sites between Reading and Bristol.My client is a leading provider of services to the UK's utility, communication, energy and rail sectors.The company have recently been awarded a five year Framework Contract with Network Rail, which will deliver in excess of £35m per annum.My client is working collaboratively with the Client team in developing multi-discipline projects from feasibility, through design and successful implementation. The value of individual schemes will vary from £0.5m to £5.0m. They are seeking a Construction Manager with Rail experience to be responsible for a portfolio of projects.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 required to safely and successfully manage and coordinate the profitable delivery of multidisciplinary rail projects, including programme control, procurement, cost analysis and cost reporting, to the required standard and specifications.Ideal Qualifications include:A specialist, with proven construction management / contracting experience within the Rail Industry.* To have obtained recognised qualifications within a relevant field of expertise; e.g. Honours Degree, HND, HNC or similar.This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leading company.Please contact Peter Morse as soon as possible if you think you are suitable for this role.

  • London - £45,000 to £50,000 pa

    Role: Project Manager - Civils / Rail Salary: Negotiable depending on experience Location: This role would be based in North West London but would require working out of multiple site locations. My client is a leading provider of services to the UK's utility, communication, energy and rail sectors. The company has a proven track record of effectively delivering diverse projects and services to a broad base of clients with whom it works, handling projects either on a traditional contract basis or through full partnering agreements. My client has recently been awarded a Framework Contract as part of the Crossail project on Network Rail infrastructure and they are urgently seeking a Project Manager with Civils experience to join their Rail Division. The role requires flexibility on location; Two / three days will based in North West London, the rest of the week will be at other sites in the UK. The works typically include Lineside civils, Station works, Utility works, and cabling works. The successful candidate will come from a Contracting background with a breadth of Civil Engineering experience and have worked recently within the Rail Sector. Ideal Qualifications include: · A specialist, with proven project management / contracting experience within the Rail / Construction Industry. This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leading company. Please contact Peter Morse as soon as possible if you think you are suitable for this role.

  • Bristol - £35,000 to £45,000 pa

    Role: Site Manager - RailSalary: £35,000 - £45,000 plus packageLocation: This is a site based role within Bristol.My client is a leading provider of services to the UK's utility, communication, energy, renewable and rail sectors.The brand is built on experience and a strong heritage, yet it constantly strives to improve its performance. Its employees are key to its success so it ensures they benefit from strong leadership and continuous training and development.The company has clear values, putting safety and the client first. It has a proven track record of effectively delivering diverse projects and services to a broad base of clients with whom it works, handling projects either on a traditional contract basis or through full partnering agreements.My client is urgently seeking a Site Manager to join their existing Rail team, reporting directly to the Construction Manager.The successful candidate will be required to plan, resource and supervise a team of operatives to successfully complete a diverse range of projects within the working railway environment, ensuring defect free work is delivered in a safe and timely manner to meet the required standards and specifications. The works typically include lineside civils, electrical installation, telecommunications, signalling, testing and commissioning.Ideal Qualifications include:A specialist, with proven experience within the Rail/ Construction Industries.Must be self-motivated, reliable, approachable, observant, safety conscious and with high levels of attention to detail.Experienced in implementing HSQE and Management procedures and practices.Technically conversant with all relevant industry standards, specifications and practices.To have obtained 5 years relevant experience within the Rail Sector.Experience working in rail industry- Knowledge of Rule Book & Railway Standards.Trained in PTS / IWA / COSS or Entry Permit / Track Accustomed / SPIC.This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leading company.Please contact Peter Morse as soon as possible if you think you are suitable for this role.

  • Bristol - £50,000 to £55,000 pa

    Role: Rail Construction Manager - Bristol - ReadingSalary: £50,000 to £55,000 depending on experienceLocation: This would be based out of a North London office, but with a requirement to visit sites between Reading and Bristol.My client is a leading provider of services to the UK's utility, communication, energy and rail sectors.The company have recently been awarded a five year Framework Contract with Network Rail, which will deliver in excess of £35m per annum.My client is working collaboratively with the Client team in developing multi-discipline projects from feasibility, through design and successful implementation. The value of individual schemes will vary from £0.5m to £5.0m. They are seeking a Construction Manager with Rail experience to be responsible for a portfolio of projects.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 required to safely and successfully manage and coordinate the profitable delivery of multidisciplinary rail projects, including programme control, procurement, cost analysis and cost reporting, to the required standard and specifications.Ideal Qualifications include:A specialist, with proven construction management / contracting experience within the Rail Industry.* To have obtained recognised qualifications within a relevant field of expertise; e.g. Honours Degree, HND, HNC or similar.This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leading company.Please contact Peter Morse as soon as possible if you think you are suitable for this role.

  • Egypt - Salary negotiable

    We are on assignment, with one of the world's premier construction consultancies, who due to expansion are seeking an Associate Director (Cost) for their operations in Cairo, Egypt.The client has over 100 years of trading, firmly establishing themselves as an industry leader in project and commercial management. 2014 has been a great year for them; they have opened new offices and won major assignments around the globe...2015 is expected to be another fantastic year.This is a leadership position with general responsibilities for managing other cost management professionals as part of $multi billion retail project which has just been secured.If you are seeking a new challenge in your already successful career then this is the perfect opportunity for you. For talented, ambitious individuals my client can offer excellent, long term career prospects.Key tasks include:-Provide leadership and direction to the commercial/cost management team including planning and implementation of the cost management functions.Act as the primary, day-to-day client interface for all commercial and cost management issues, ensuring that client objectives are met constantly.Take responsibility for the commercial and cost planning element in close coordination with the overall project management team.Candidate requirements:-A relevant construction related degree, ideally BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying is a must have requirement.Membership of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is essentialMinimum of 10 years experience in delivering cost management and cost planning services within recognised, professional construction consultancies.Previous working experience in Egypt or Middle East would be a significant advantage.Experienced in advising clients regarding value management, value engineering, and life cycle costing.Experience in business development, with existing and new clients.Broad knowledge and experience gained within several industry sectors.Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate across all levels of management.Good organisation skills, ability to multi-task, and team player. A negotiable remuneration package (subject to Egyptian tax) will be discussed directly with the preferred candidates.To apply for this position, please submit an up to date copy of your CV to The Highfield Company, marked for the attention of Martin, as soon as possible.Please be assured that all applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

  • Macau - Salary negotiable

    Project Manager (Externals & Façade)We are representing one of Macau's premier construction companies who are building a landmark, $multi billion, casino/hotel entertainment complex.For this iconic project out client is seeking a Project Manager (Externals & Facades), scope of the works will include hard & soft landscaping, utility tunnels, drainage, earthworks, car parks, lake construction and the façade for the entire building.To be considered for this challenging position, you should have relevant experience on a major international hotel/tower/mixed-use resort.Additional requirements include:A relevant degree qualification is ideally required but is not a must have.Previous experience working in India, Asia and/or Middle East is requiredStrong problem-solving and trouble-shooting abilitiesExcellent leadership and management abilitiesSelf-motivated, enthusiastic, organized, confident and friendlyGood communication and interpersonal skillsAble to effectively lead and communicate with a multicultural team at all levelsDepending on actual experience, our client can offer an attractive basic salary (paid in local currency) month + accommodation allowance + 30 days holiday (16 of which will be public holidays)Income tax in Macau is only 6%.Macau is a family friendly location with access to an international school that follows Canadian curriculum. However our client will not contribute to school fees.If you have the desired skills and experience for this challenging position, please send an up to date copy of your CV to Martin at The Highfield Company as soon as possible.Please be assured that all communication will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

  • Cheshire - £45,000 to £55,000 pa

    Role: Planning Engineer - MechanicalSalary: £45,000 to £55,000 plus excellent packageLocation: This is an office based role in Cheshire.My Client is a large UK Civil Engineering Contractor who work in the Nuclear, Petrochemical and Pharmaceutical Sector.They are looking to recruit an experienced P6 Planner with a Mechanical background to provide planning support for to the work winning team as they tender for new projects.Main Duties and Responsibilities:Preparation of plans, schedules and programmes using planning and spreadsheet softwareapplications to the level required by the Contract, Client or Project Manager.Ensuring that planned activities are carried out in a safe manner in accordance with client,site and/or building rules, procedures and applicable regulations.Responsible for incorporating site rules, safety instruction, health, safety and welfareregulations and CDM regulations into schedules prior to commencement of any works.Preparing plans, schedules and programmes using planning software applications such asPrimavera P6 and MS Project in conjunction with Excel spreadsheets (import /export); asrequired by the contract and /or client.Advising Project and Site Managers of the appropriate strategies to meet businessLiaising closely with the Project Manager and identifying any contract issues and risks at theearliest opportunity.Producing weekly and monthly planning and progress information in accordance withcontract requirements for submission to the client through the Project Manager.Liaising with the client's planning department in order to co-ordinate project planningLiaising with site engineers / QS during the review of allocation sheets and time sheetsduring the preparation of progress and expenditure reports.Essential:HNC or equivalent (NVQ 4) in Engineering.Competent User in Primavera P6 / P3e / MS ProjectIOSH Managing Safely.Operational Project Management (ECITB or equivalent).Membership of relevant Institution or associate.This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leading company with advance orders and scope forcareer progression.Please contact Peter Morse as soon as possible if you think you are suitable for this role.

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