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  • Manchester - £40,000 to £50,000 pa

    Senior Resourcing Partner - Interim Assignment - Construction - Manchester Our client is a blue-chip market leader in the UK construction industry with a reputation for delivering complex high end building projects to the highest standards. They have a turnover of circa £700 million and employ about 1,000 people across multiple UK locations.With the growth in the UK market, they are rapidly expanding and therefore hiring top level new individuals for key roles in the engineering, project delivery and commercial management parts of their construction business. The HR Director is now looking for a high calibre experienced Senior Resourcing Partner to join them initially on a six month assignment, to support and deliver for the current surge in recruitment requirements. You will be based in Manchester reporting in to the HR Director. The primary focus is to bring process in to the recruitment cycle, ensuring that the requisite number of candidates is being reviewed and ultimately hired. Key duties include:Manage the full recruitment process within the division, in line with business strategies and objectivesWork with hiring managers throughout the organisation to ensure that business and resourcing strategies are alignedBe a point of contact for all recruitment - for external candidates, for recruitment agencies on the PSL and for internal hiring managersAssist with the preparation of role profiles and specificationsResponsibility for recruitment strategy and advertising methodsScreening of incoming applications and CVsSourcing of candidates through website searches, social networks and other responsible and direct methodsMaintenance of careers section of company website and presence on jobsitesPerforming telephone and face-to-face interviewsManagement and scheduling of all interviews and interview feedbackPreparation and negotiation of offer details in line with defined processes prior to formal job offer via HROrganisation of new starters to attend internal induction courseTraining managers on recruitment and selection process in line with current legislation Experience & Qualifications Required Extensive experience of the construction recruitment sector is essentialExperience in internal resourcing with a reputable construction or civil engineering companyOrganised and structured, with the ability to implement process and changeAble to build and maintain good relationships with internal management and external recruitersProfessional, enthusiastic and pro-active in all dealings with candidatesFully up to date understanding of employment law in relation to recruitment and selectionExcellent communication skillsAbility to work accurately and methodicallyAble to work independently and on own initiativeConfidentiality and ability to deal discretely and appropriately with sensitive information. Our client are looking to identify the right people as soon as possible and commence the assignment.They are offering a pro-rata annual salary of circa £40-45k per annum.The role may also present the opportunity to go permanent.To be considered for this opportunity please apply on line or email your CV asap

  • London - Salary negotiable

    Director of EngineeringInternational Engineering & Construction company, Oil & GasLondon£competitive My client, a leading international engineering and construction company with in the Oil & Gas sector, who have a rich tapestry of history in providing innovative solutions internationally with major operators - boasting a plethora of industry firsts; are looking to recruit a Director of Engineering to join their regional leadership team. The position has been newly created due to plans for expansion as they endeavour to gain greater market share. It is an extremely exciting time to join this impressive organisation as they embark on the cusp of accelerated business growth. You will be responsible for leading the team, with a quality focus to ensure the delivery of projects are executed excellently and that clients expectations are exceeded. You will also need to utilise your technical expertise and commercialism to support the successful tendering and winning of bids for new business. My client is looking for a leader, who can harness the company vision and inspire the talent with in their team to collectively produce the desired results. You will be responsible for operational duties, including the manpower planning. Ensuring that all work governed by the quality system is in accordance with company policy & procedures. My client are a very successful, highly profitable, major player in their sector, so you will be rewarded with an attractive, highly competitive salary and benefits package. To be considered a contender for this exciting opportunity you must be degree qualified, with a minimum of 15 years' experience in the off shore oil and gas industry. It is absolutely imperative that you are a subsea oil and gas technical guru. With demonstrable capability in leading and mentoring successful engineering teams. If you meet these requirements then I am keen to hear from you at your first earliest convenience. To apply and for further information please email your CV to me or call me on : +44 (0) 1962 397777.

  • Trinidad - Salary negotiable

    Drilling Superintendent - TrinidadMy client is an independent Oil and Gas Exploration and Production company, Due to continuous success in the Trinidad region my client seek an experienced Drilling Superintendent to be based in Trinidad and Tobago. As Drilling Superintendent liaise and troubleshoot between the rigs and head office will be a key part of your role.A proven track record in the discipline of Drilling Superintendent with extensive International experience with a minimum of 20 years in the Oil and Gas industry.Previous experience in drilling rigs to the depths of 4000 - 5000MThe successful candidate must manage and co-ordinate the drilling, completion and well intervention operations for this prominent field.Must be able to deliver safe, cost effective programmes of work which accomplish all well objectives.Extensive management experience of large teams is essential to be able to fulfil this role.Lead and liaise with both onshore and offshore teams including contracts, purchasing and logistics.Evidence of degree qualification in an engineering discipline is a minimum for this position.All current and valid industry required certification must be provided including IWCF, BOSIET, Medical, and MIST training.My client are able to offer competitive day rates and are keen to speak with the right candidates soon.To discuss the role please contact Alex Ibbs at

  • Dorset - £38 to £41 pa

    My client is a rapidly growing National Contractor with a full order book, who specialise in turnkey Structural Steel Design and Build Projects either as a Main Contractor or Primary Sub-Contractor.They are seeking an experienced Site Manager to join their busy team. The role will be to deliver to the group "world class" performance in the planning management and delivery of site construction services, in order to enhance the Group's reputation, deliver growth and profit for the Group and as a result secure the long term success of the company.Duties Will IncludeLeading by example to ensure the successful and safe completion of the project's site activities, on or ahead of programme, within budget and to the required quality or better. Also to deal with planning, management, direction and coordination of all on site activities carried out by the company and its sub-contractors, with particular focus on Health & Safety and housekeeping, in order to achieve and exceed the objectives of the project.Qualifications CSCS (black/platinum) at site manager or higher. CITB 5 day site managers course (SMSTS) OR equivalent SMSTS qualification Appointed person Working at Height (Management) First AidThis is an excellent opportunity to join rapidly expanding market 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.

  • Dorset - £35 to £37 pa

    My client is a rapidly growing National Contractor with a full order book, who specialise in turnkey Structural Steel Design and Build Projects either as a Main Contractor or Primary Sub-Contractor.They are seeking an experienced Site Engineering Surveyor to join their busy team. The role will be to deliver to the group "world class" performance in the planning management and delivery of site construction services, in order to enhance the Group's reputation, deliver growth and profit for the Group and as a result secure the long term success of the company.Duties Will IncludePlan, manage and carry out the company's site engineering surveying activities, primarily being the carrying out and recording of pre-start surveys, as-built surveys and surveys of existing structures, to assist the site manager in the execution of his duties when required.Successful candidates will have experience in setting out and surveying of the following forms of structure Industrial, High Rise, Medium Rise, Low Rise, Refurbishment and Welding, Rail, Airports. Have good IT skills and have the ability to use AutoCAD as a benefit, understand Site Safety and Safety requirements.Qualifications CSCS (Gold) at site surveyor or equivalent management level. SMSTS Qualification in use of Total station surveying equipment. PTS First AidThis is an excellent opportunity to join rapidly expanding market 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.

  • City of London - Salary negotiable

    Externals / Cladding Manager - Luxurious Residential - Brentford My client is a leading, award winning developer specialising in large residential and mixed-use developments, they specialise in delivering high end developments throughout London and have a turnover in excess of £200 Million themselves whilst also being part of a larger group.They have a requirement for an Externals / Cladding Manager to work on a luxury residential project in Brentford, the project will consist of multiple high end residential blocks. What they can offer:- working on a landmark, city based, luxurious development- Excellent career prospects Essential criteria:- Stable career background with reputable contractors / developers (ideally residential or high end leisure / hotels)- Extensive externals experience with apartments for a developer / contractor- Experienced in a variety of construction methodologies- Ambitious and driven Our client is keen to interview imminently, they are willing to offer a very competitive package as follows (specific details dependant on experience):- Competitive basic salary- Company car or car allowance- Excellent package 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.

  • Oman - Salary negotiable

    Project Director - OmanWe are representing a large blue chip international EPC organisation that has extensive projects in the Oil and Gas sector globally. Due to continuous success and successful award of new projects my client seek a Project Director to be based in Oman and to work within the team on Refinery and Petrochemical EPC projects. Responsibilities include: Overall Responsible for the refinery & petrochemical EPC projectDetermine and implement the exact needs of the Client as per Contract & SpecificationEnsure that construction activities move according to predetermined scheduleEnsure Project milestones and commercial controls are achieved by effective planning including logistics and executionLeads project team through a regular system of contract reviews to identify & manage risks, monitor operational performance against the agreed timescales, and instigates corrective action where appropriateCo-ordinate the efforts of all parties involved in the project, which include the architects, consultants, contractors, sub-contractors and labourers.Always customer oriented structured, systematic and proactive approach to implement any system including ISOCreate the teams, develop the objectives/goals of each and assign individual responsibilities To be of the correct calibre for our client, candidates should be able to demonstrate the following criteria: Degree in Engineering (Mechanical) with over 20 years' experience in executing Projects with a value of $300 Million refinery & petrochemical projects. Our client are able to offer an attractive salary and are keen to identify the right person as soon as possible. To discuss this role in more detail, please contact Alex Ibbs at

  • Saudi Arabia - Salary negotiable

    Project Director - Saudi Arabia We are representing a large blue chip international EPC organisation that has extensive projects in the Oil and Gas sector globally. Due to continuous success and successful award of new projects my client seek a Project Director to be based in Saudi Arabia and to work within the team on Refinery and Petrochemical EPC projects. Responsibilities include: Overall Responsible for the refinery & petrochemical EPC projectDetermine and implement the exact needs of the Client as per Contract & SpecificationEnsure that construction activities move according to predetermined scheduleEnsure Project milestones and commercial controls are achieved by effective planning including logistics and executionLeads project team through a regular system of contract reviews to identify & manage risks, monitor operational performance against the agreed timescales, and instigates corrective action where appropriateCo-ordinate the efforts of all parties involved in the project, which include the architects, consultants, contractors, sub-contractors and labourers.Always customer oriented structured, systematic and proactive approach to implement any system including ISOCreate the teams, develop the objectives/goals of each and assign individual responsibilities To be of the correct calibre for our client, candidates should be able to demonstrate the following criteria: Degree in Engineering (Mechanical) with over 20 years' experience in executing Projects with a value of $300 Million refinery & petrochemical projects. Our client are able to offer an attractive salary and are keen to identify the right person as soon as possible. To discuss this role in more detail, please contact Alex Ibbs at

  • Abu Dhabi - $9,000 to $11,000 pm

    Lead Process Engineer - UAE Are you an experienced Process Design Engineer looking to work in the Middle East with a tax free salary? Are you highly experienced in Process Design Engineering and looking for an opportunity with a leading Oil & gas Engineering Consultancy? If so then please forward your CV immediately. This is a staff position in Abu Dhabi and great career opportunity to work in a leading Engineering Consultancy with a global reputation. Job responsibilities:Perform process design, develop preliminary process flow diagrams Development of process designs for proposalsProvide process-engineering tasks as required to ensure a project is executed cost effectively and passes the required performance testCoordinates Process work plan within overall sequence of engineering execution. Specific details of the work required includes Candidate:You will be a Degree qualified in Chemical Engineering15 years or more experience as an Engineer on Oil and Gas projectsYou will have extensive process design experience including conceptual design, detailed design and FEED on Oil & Gas projectsFamiliarity of international code & standardPreference is for candidates from an EPC hands on backgroundExperience of using HYSYS and PIPESIM is required as wellYou must be fluent in English speaking and be able to work in a multicultural team providing mentoring to junior staff Our client offers an competitive salary package between $9K-11K P/M all in salary.

  • 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.

  • Pakistan - $150,000 to $180,000 pa

    Plant General Manager - Combined Cycle Power Plant - Pakistan$Negotiable + accommodation + transport + flights (3 weeks on / 2 weeks off rotation) A leading power company are seeking a Plant General Manager to oversee a Combined Cycle Power Plant in Pakistan. The plant operates on a low btu gas. Thorough working knowledge of PPA's and GSA's is required. The position reports directly to the CEO.The right candidate must have previous experience at Plant Manager / Plant General Manager level on international combined cycle power plants. Degree qualified. Contact Andrew Morss for further information.

  • London - Salary negotiable

    Subsea Technical Authority - UmbilicalsInternational Engineering & Construction company, Oil & GasLondon£competitive My client, a leading international engineering and construction company with in the Oil & Gas sector, who have a rich tapestry of history in providing innovative solutions internationally with major operators - boasting a plethora of industry firsts; are looking to recruit a Subsea Technical Authority that specialises in umbilicals to join their Centre of Excellence to provide an internal expert consultancy service to the business.The position has been newly created due to their impressive plans for expansion as they endeavour to gain greater market share. It is an extremely exciting time to join this impressive organisation as they embark on the cusp of accelerated business growth. You will be responsible for ensuring the consistently safe technical quality of all design operations, as well as legal and safety compliance. You will implement policies, procedures, and create supporting training documentation to enable your colleagues to deliver to the highest standards through a best practice approach. You will consult at all stages of the engineering processes so the business benefits from your expertise. My client are a very successful, highly profitable, major player in their sector, so you will be rewarded with an attractive, highly competitive salary and benefits package. To be considered a contender for this exciting opportunity you must be degree qualified, with a minimum of 10 years' experience specifically in subsea and in relation to umbilicals, in the off shore oil and gas industry. If you meet these requirements then I am keen to hear from you at your first earliest convenience. To apply and for further information please email your CV to me or call me on : +44 (0) 1962 397777.

  • Qatar - £5,500 to £6,500 pa

    Deputy Project Director - Earthworks/ Highways (Qatar)My client is one of the leading contractors in Qatar having been present in the region for many years.Due to a proven track record in successfully delivering major civils infrastructure projects they have just been awarded a $1 billion USD highways and infrastructure scheme. The project is an international JV between a local contractor and a large European group.The lead contractor has a PD in place and my client are looking for their number 1 on the project in the Dep. PD role.They are looking for someone who has the technical capability to run a major infrastructure projects related to its earthworks and infrastructure. On top of this you will also be able to look of your my clients interests against the JV partner.To be of requisite calibre for this role you will have a proven technical background working with leading main contractors in similar projects. Middle East experience is essential.On offer isa total package of 50k QR, tax free + car and medical allowances.

  • Qatar - £5,500 to £7,500 pm

    MEP Design Manager - Doha Metro, QatarMy client is a leading main contractor on one of the section of the Doha Metro project which involved several KM's of underground metro tunnels and stations. The value of this project is in excess of $2billion.The project is in the early stages and they are looking to strengthen their design team with the addition of an MEP design manager.They already have one person within the team and due to the size and complexity of the projects need to bring on board a second experience profile.You will come from a mechanical or electrical background having worked on major design and build projects internationally. This experience will have been gained with leading main contractor or specialist sub-contractors.You will ideally have metro/ underground experience or alternative heavy civil projects.In return my client is looking for offer an excellent tax free package and 4-5 years' work on one of the world's largest infrastructure projects.

  • Qatar - $8,000 to $9,000 pa

    Tunnel Design Engineer - NATM/ Tunnels - QatarMy client is a leading main contractor on one of the sections of the Doha Metro project which involved several KM's of underground metro tunnels and stations. The value of this project is in excess of $2billion.The project is in the early stages and they are looking to strengthen their design team with the addition of a geotechnical engineer.To be of a suitable calibre for this role it is essential you match the following criteria;A geotechnical engineer with experience also in tunnel design, such as tunnel segments and NATM.A senior engineer with 8 to 12 years of experience in geotechnical and tunnelling.Experience in both design and construction site experience, especially TBM and NATM excavations.Underground metro experience.This is a permanent role within the design management department of a design-and-build contractor where you will be offered work for the next 5 years on one of the world's largest civil engineering projects.On offer is a monthly salary of $8k - $9k USD plus medical cover. This is a full package and you will be expected to pay your own accommodation form this.

  • Russia - €8,000 to €11,000 pa

    Contracts Director- $2.9BN Civil Infrastructure Project- RussiaWe are currently assisting a major contractor client with their search for a Contracts Director for a major project underway in Russia.The project valued at USD$2.9 BN is of strategic importance to the city of St Petersburg and is a 12km highways project. The role is EPC Contract based on FIDIC Silver Book for the complete construction of a 12km viaduct, tunnel and high level cable-stayed bridges.You will act as the contract lead for all related activities throughout the duration of the project from a head office located in St Petersburg. There is an existing commercial and administrative team in place already and therefore there is an experienced structure in place for the successful candidate to lead. The project is expected to last for a further 2 years and therefore this offers a stable opportunity in the current market.The client is ideally looking to recruit a candidate who has experience in leading a contracts team on a major infrastructure project and is confident in working in collaboration with JV partners.You will need to be degree qualified in order to be considered for this role.On offer is a salary of up to €10k NET per month, free accommodation (or allowance), car and project bonus.If interested please get in touch with your latest CV for an initial discussion.

  • Qatar - Salary negotiable

    Commissioning Engineer - Qatar I am working on behalf of a leading Qatari Consultancy company who require an experienced Commissioning Engineer to work on a ground breaking mixed use construction project in Qatar. The successful candidate will be working within a specialist commissioning and handover unit situated within the company on this mega project. In order to be considered for this role you must: - Hold a relevant degree qualification in either Electrical, Mechanical or Civil Engineering - Have proven knowledge of commissioning and handover procedures - Have 10 years previous experience in a similar role - Have previous project close out experience The successful candidate for this role can be offered an attractive all in remuneration package dependant on their experience. 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.

  • Johannesburg - £40,000 to £45,000 pa

    Technical Advisor - Business Development - Power Projects - South AfricaR800K ZAR + BenefitsA leading international power operator is seeking a Technical Advisor to join their team in Johannesburg.Focus of the PositionTechnical and O&M lead of business development for company activities primarily in South Africa. Ad-hoc support to Project Companies in construction and operation.Degree / Experience* Engineer/master in Energy & BSc Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, etc* Business models understanding * O&M experience* Preferably Business Development: green / brown field, construction, acquisition, divestment of power and desalination plants* Preferably Negotiation of Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) / Power Water Purchase Agreement (PWPA) / Natural Gas Sales Agreement (NGSA) / Engineering , Procurement Constructions (EPC)/ Engineering , Procurement, Constructions Management (EPCM)/ subcontractors / Operations &Maintenance (O&M) / Long Term Service Agreement (LTSA)/ Long Terns Parts Agreement (LTPRA) contracts on technical and commercial aspects* Experience : more than 10 yearsSpecific Knowledge / skills* Energy / steam / electricity / desalination : technologies spectrum * Energy market knowledge* Plant design and sensitivity studies * Management - team buildingBusiness Understanding* Participation on and closing of several major projects* Development and activities internationally and in Southern Africa in particular* Interfaces with Business Development (BD) / legal / Acquisitions, Investments & Financial Advisory (AIFA) / Construction / Operations* O&M and/or construction knowledge to provide support to Project Cos and O&M Cos.Location/ travel*Johannesburg with frequent travels inside and outside the South Asia, Middle East & Africa (SAMEA) region.Contact Andrew Morss for further information on this excellent opportunity.

  • City of London - £55,000 to £70,000 pa

    QUANTITY SURVEYOR - LONDON (CAREER PROGRESSION, GROWING COMPANY) An exciting opportunity for a driven, professional Quantity Surveyor has arisen in a dynamic, young and privately owned company In London.My client has excelled through the years to become a leading main contractor within the social housing, education, public buildings and healthcare sectors and more recently in the leisure, retail and high-end residential markets.The successful candidate will be responsible for various projects in London. There are a number of exciting new build and refurbishment projects, initially ranging from £500k-£8m. The successful candidate should be comfortable being a Number 1 on 3-4 jobs whilst reporting into a Managing Surveyor. What they can offer;Opportunity for career progression in an expanding, young companyVariety of projects ranging from £500k-£8 millionExcellent salary package The successful candidates' duties will include;Reporting into Managing SurveyorEvaluation and management of all contractual risksWorking with the Project Managers and Senior Management to maximise commercial benefits of all responsible contractsPro-actively working with Business Development Managers to secure contractsParticular focus on procurement, risk minimisation, pricing of variations and day-to-day management of contracts.The ideal candidate will have a stable, varied background due to the varied nature of projects that the company undertakes. A very competitive salary 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.

  • Riyadh - $12,500 to $17,500 pm

    Metro Depot Design Manager- Riyadh- Saudi ArabiaWe are currently working on a critical hire for a Metro Depot Design Manager for the Riyadh Metro Project in Saudi Arabia.The depot design manager will be responsible for providing design review and assistance for the depots and associated facilities during the construction phase of a major Saudi metro project. You will be experienced with metro depots and will have in-depth knowledge of the elements to be included within the depot and an understanding of depot operations.Responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following: Leading the Depot Design Team (Civil, Mechanical , Electrical and Railway equipment Engineers) Leading the review of detailed technical documents and drawings for all building, workshop and major pieces of equipment to be installed within the depot, to ensure that the design of the depots and their associated facilities meets the contractual and maintenance requirementsThe successful candidate will have a strong track record in the management of design for metro or rail projects & will meet the essential criteria below: A bachelor degree in engineering, construction or related field Over 15 years' experience in the design and construction phases of heavy civil projects. 5 years + experience in manager role. Successful track record on rail, metro or related projects Ability to lead, develop and motivate a team GCC experience would be advantageousOn offer is a fantastic package built as either single or family status as well as the opportunity to work in a prominent senior position on one of the world's largest civil infrastructure projects.If this role is of interest please get in touch with your latest CV.

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