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  • Canada - $90,000 to $140,000 pa

    I have fantastic lifestyle opportunities for commercial managers and claims managers for a major civil engineering contractor in Canada.They have prestigious projects including major bridges, rail and infrastructure My client is a well-established international main contractor specialising in mega projectsMy client is seeking specialist for the role of commercial manager and claims manager with experience on civils mega projects.Major Bridge, rail and infrastructure project experience will be required. This is a real lifestyle opportunity.Canada is well known for its lifestyle and healthy work / life balanceMy client will pay a competitive salary package dependent on experienceIf you have the right experience and are motivated by this lifestyle opportunity, please send your CV to me now

  • Dorset - £40,000 to £55,000 pa

    ROLE: WORKS FACTORY PRODUCTION MANAGERLOCATION: DORSETSALARY: £40,000 £55,000 Plus Package Proven production/factory manager required to head up and oversee the fabrication facility of a leading structural steel manufacturer, driving operational change and continuous improvement.One of the UK's leading fabricators and installers of structural steelwork are looking for a proven production/factory manager to head up and oversee the fabrication facility of a leading structural steel manufacturer, driving operational change and continuous improvement.The Position:The appointed Works Manager will be responsible for:Managing the steel fabrication works as safely and as efficiently as possibleScheduling fabrications to meet and exceed customer delivery requirementsDriving operational change throughout the worksEstablishing a culture of excellence and continuous improvementSupervising and coordinating the work of the production teamThe Candidate:Applicants will be expected to demonstrate:A proven track record of managing a fabrication facility and delivering behavioural changeClear understanding of relevant health & safety legislation and practicesThe ability to generate risk assessments and method statementsExcellent written and verbal communication skillsProven budget management experienceThe ability to understand and interpret technical 2D and 3D drawingsThis is the chance to be a part of a rapidly growing contractor, who have doubled their turnover in 3 years. They are currently ranked in the Top 3 Steel contractors in the UK. My client operates in a very flat structure giving you the opportunity to work autonomously, structuring your own work schedule meaning the results of your work will be clearly recognised and rewarded as such.As the successful candidate you will be offered a substantial package, ongoing training and support and the opportunity to progress up the ladder.For more information please call Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353 or drop me an email on if you feel you have the relevant requirements.

  • Poole - £30,000 to £60,000 pa

    Position: Design ManagerLocation: DorsetSalary £40,000 - £60,000 Basic + Training + ProgressionOutstanding opportunity for Design Manager looking to further their career with a Award Winning company in the 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 career.This company has been established for 60 years and has tripled in size in the last 18 months with plans to continue growing even further. You will be expected to attend site meetings and liaise with lead architects. This is an excellent opportunity for those with steelwork experience and architecture experience looking for a secure job with strong salary.The RoleDegree or Higher National qualification in a relevant disciplineTechnical office experienceExperience using engineering CAD software systemsBuilding construction knowledgeExperience of managing programmes and peopleExcellent interpersonal skillsExperience of working with external professional organisationsKeywords: 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 Detailing, parking, car parks For more information please contact Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353 orWe 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.

  • London - £40,000 to £50,000 pa

    ROLE: SITE MANAGERLOCATION: LONDON AND SURROUNDINGSALARY: £40,000 - £55,000 Plus Attractive Package Plus Living Expenses Are your skills still tested in your role or is it time for you to embrace a new challenge in a major UK Contractor?A key leader in the market is currently looking for a Site Manager to be based on a multimillion pound project based 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 reportsApplicant The role is site based and as locations can vary the post holder must be willing to travel and stay away from home as required Knowledge & 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 or email

  • London - £40,000 to £55,000 pa

    ROLE: SITE MANAGERLOCATION: LONDON AND SURROUNDINGSALARY: £40,000 - £55,000 Plus Attractive Package Plus Living Expenses Are your skills still tested in your role or is it time for you to embrace a new challenge in a major UK Contractor?A key leader in the market is currently looking for a Site Manager to be based on a multimillion pound project based 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 reportsApplicant The role is site based and as locations can vary the post holder must be willing to travel and stay away from home as required Knowledge & Experience: Strong knowledge of steel construction methods and practice in a management roleDemonstrable experience in the planning and programming of steelwork (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 or email

  • Derbyshire - £35,000 to £47,000 pa

    ROLE: Site ManagerLOCATION: NationwideSALARY: £40,000 - £50,000 + PackageMy Tier 1 Client has an exciting opportunity for a Site Manager to join the Power Transmission & Distribution business to work NationwideDuties:Controlling a detailed project site programmeMonitoring expenditure with the assistance of the Finance Departments The Plant Hire Budgets which gives the best available benefits to the CompanyEnsuring change for contract variations emanating at site are identified and turned into agreed variation orders, securing signatures / site instructions from Client in a timely manger.The Person;A minimum SVQ level 3Previous experience of site managementExperience within a High Voltage Substation environment My Client delivers a range of proactive and reactive services which support a reliable and safe supply of power flowing to millions of homes and businesses around the world. Our contracts range from £50,000 schemes to £100 million plus major projects.Their employees truly are their biggest asset, they focus on training and developing their people, nurturing talents and offering one of the best benefits package in the industry, and continually investing in developing the skills of their people at every level. If you feel you are right for this position, please get in touch with Sharon O'Donnell at The Highfield Company on 01962 896 353 or email on

  • Derbyshire - £35,000 to £45,000 pa

    ROLE: Site ManagerLOCATION: NationwideSALARY: £40,000 - £50,000 + PackageMy Tier 1 Client has an exciting opportunity for a Site Manager to join the Power Transmission & Distribution business to work NationwideDuties:Controlling a detailed project site programmeMonitoring expenditure with the assistance of the Finance Departments The Plant Hire Budgets which gives the best available benefits to the CompanyEnsuring change for contract variations emanating at site are identified and turned into agreed variation orders, securing signatures / site instructions from Client in a timely manger.The Person;A minimum SVQ level 3Previous experience of site managementExperience within a High Voltage Substation environment My Client delivers a range of proactive and reactive services which support a reliable and safe supply of power flowing to millions of homes and businesses around the world. Our contracts range from £50,000 schemes to £100 million plus major projects.Their employees truly are their biggest asset, they focus on training and developing their people, nurturing talents and offering one of the best benefits package in the industry, and continually investing in developing the skills of their people at every level. If you feel you are right for this position, please get in touch with Sharon O'Donnell at The Highfield Company on 01962 896 353 or email on

  • Derbyshire - £50,000 to £65,000 pa

    Role: Project Manager PT&D Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 plus package. Location: Midlands Are you an experienced Project Manager with a history of successfully delivering HV Power, Transmission and Distribution projects including; Underground Cables, Overhead and Substations? Are you looking for an opportunity to join an Operations team within a high profile Power, Transmission & Distribution Framework? Then a role within a Market leading Contractor could be for you.My client is looking to recruit an experienced Project Manager with a background in Substation delivery to join them on a £2.5bn Alliance Framework.The successful candidate will be an integral part the Operational team for the framework with responsibility to lead and manage all Substation delivery activities and operational personnel within the business.Meet profit and service objectives, develop inter department relationship management and enhance customer service.As, Project Manager, you will:Provide full personal and effective control of a project by the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to describe, organise, oversee and control the various project processes.Provide mentoring and "on the job" training (within the bounds of their experience) to Assistant Project Managers and newly appointed Project Managers as required.Successfully deliver any projects/contracts delegated as small, medium and major orders determined by an assessment of criteria such as contract complexity, value, scope, importance to the Company, etc.Take ownership of and be fully responsible for the project cost budget and will be required to provide guidance and direction on any varying circumstances.Successfully deliver any projects under their management with regard to their responsibilities for Safety, Health, Environment and Quality. Who we're looking forYou will have:Experience in working within office and construction site environmentsExcellent communication and presentation skills with an ability to build strong relationships at all levelsAbility to perform consistently under pressureGood analytical, good planning and organisational skillsStrong leadership skills This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding market leading company with advance orders and scope for career progression.If you feel you are right for this position please call Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353 or email

  • Berkshire - £45,000 to £55,000 pa

    Role: Site AgentLocation: Newbury Plus surroundingSalary: £35,000 - £45,000My client is one of the fastest growing contractor's in UK, they have increased their turnover by £250million in just 10 years. They specialise in both civil engineering and build projects in both the UK and Internationally.The successful Site Agent will be responsible for ensuring the successful completion of projects by achieving relevant financial outcomes, whilst maintaining client relationships, and adhering to the quality/safety/environmental policies of the business.The Successful candidate will retain the following:Ability to work to tight deadlines and consistently deliver safe and efficient projects on timeTeam playerGood communication skillsAbility to use initiativeStrong attention to detailAbility to lead and motivate a teamMust retain a civil engineering backgroundSound knowledge of construction methodsFull UK driving licenseValid CSCS CardIn return for being the successful candidate you will be part of one of the fastest growing contractors in the UK to date and be offered ongoing training and development plus a substantial salary package. If you feel you are right for this position please call Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353 or email for more information.

  • Berkshire - £40,000 to £50,000 pa

    Role: Sub AgentLocation: Newbury Plus surroundingSalary: £40,000 - £50,000 Plus Package Plus Living AllowanceMy client is one of the fastest growing contractor's in UK, they have increased their turnover by £250million in just 10 years. They specialise in both civil engineering and build projects in both the UK and Internationally.The Sub Agent will be responsible for the day to day management of the works gangs, and sub-contractors under their control. They will be involved in the programming of the works, ensuring effective and efficient utilisation of the resources to meet the programmed works. The Successful candidate will retain the following:Ability to work to tight deadlines and consistently deliver safe and efficient projects on timeTeam playerGood communication skillsAbility to use initiativeStrong attention to detailAbility to lead and motivate a teamMust retain a civil engineering backgroundSound knowledge of construction methodsFull UK driving licenseValid CSCS CardIn return for being the successful candidate you will be part of one of the fastest growing contractors in the UK to date and be offered ongoing training and development plus a substantial salary package.If you feel you are right for this position please call Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353 or email for more information.

  • Berkshire - £35,000 to £45,000 pa

    Role: Site AgentLocation: Newbury Plus surroundingSalary: £35,000 - £45,000My client is one of the fastest growing contractor's in UK, they have increased their turnover by £250million in just 10 years. They specialise in both civil engineering and build projects in both the UK and Internationally.The successful Site Agent will be responsible for ensuring the successful completion of projects by achieving relevant financial outcomes, whilst maintaining client relationships, and adhering to the quality/safety/environmental policies of the business.The Successful candidate will retain the following:Ability to work to tight deadlines and consistently deliver safe and efficient projects on timeTeam playerGood communication skillsAbility to use initiativeStrong attention to detailAbility to lead and motivate a teamMust retain a civil engineering backgroundSound knowledge of construction methodsFull UK driving licenseValid CSCS CardIn return for being the successful candidate you will be part of one of the fastest growing contractors in the UK to date and be offered ongoing training and development plus a substantial salary package. If you feel you are right for this position please call Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353 or email for more information.

  • Cuba - $85,000 to $110,000 pa

    Role: Project DirectorLocation: Americas: North of CaribbeanPackage: US $85k-$110k NET + accommodation + vehicle + flights + medical + pension + relocationI am working with a major building Contractor with an impeccable reputation for delivering a diverse range pf projects globally.They are currently in need of a Spanish speaking Project Director with 5* Hotels experience. They have won a vast amount of work in the Americas and their pipeline works will mean excellent career progression and longevity of employment.As PD / Project Manager, you will manage A-Z life-cycle and deliver this 5* Hotel project, managing production hands on. You must have a contractors background and you must have a stable career history.Prerequisites for position5* Hotel project experienceBuilding CONTRACTOR backgroundSpanish speakingPackageTax free salaryAccommodationVehicleFlightsMedical coverRelocationIf you fully match the above criteria please contact Gideon Towers.

  • Australia - up to £1 pa

    The Highfield Company are working with a leading company who have a large Tank Terminal division. They are a leader in their field and Oil and Gas industry and offer staff excellent benefits and long term careers. The company are looking for a Senior Engineering and Project Manager for their Tank terminal division. The candidate MUST have carried out numerous Tank Terminal projects - please do not apply if you have not ran Tank Terminal projects. Main responsibilities: Oversea design and construction of Tank Terminal projectsCarry our feasibility studies and conceptual studies ensuring quality and legal standards are metCoordinating with regional project teams for reviews and technical analysesReviewing annual budgets and Capex The successful candidate will have: At least 10 years' experience of managing Tank Terminal projectsMSc or BSc in mechanical or civil engineeringProven management experience in the Tank Terminal industryKnowledge of design and calculations, inc API650Fluent in English If you have the above and are a Tank Terminal senior Manager in Engineering and Projects, then please apply!

  • New Brunswick - €9,000 to €11,000 pm

    Contract Administrator - Major Civil Engineering Project- CanadaAre you a Contract administrator with experience of contract administration? Have you worked on hydroelectric jobs and have a keen interest in transferring your experience to the growing market in Canada? If so then please read on……The Highfield Company are instructed to search on behalf of a major construction contractor in Canada who have recently commenced a major Hydroelectric dam project in New Brunswick, Canada. We are tasked with securing candidates with a contracts administration background and heavy civils background for this newly awarded project.The role is offered on a three week in camp / one week off rotation.Key areas of expertise and experience required are as follows; Over 10 year's experience on projects in the US and/or Canada.Experience with main contractors is essential.Significant Earthworks / Heavy contract experience is essential.Exposure to claims is essential.Solid letter writing skills and external communication.Degree qualified within a construction field accompanied by a suitable professional membership.In exchange for your skills and experience our client is prepared to put together a competitive salary and benefits package as well as support all the necessary visa application process.If interested in a discussion in regards to this opportunity, then please get in touch ASAP with your latest CV.

  • Hampshire - Salary negotiable

    Are you an experienced Contracts Manager seeking to enhance your career with a leading Independent Main Contractor operating throughout Hampshire & Surrey?This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business that will empower you to be the best you can be, whilst providing you with first class support. The client is well known for their strong family values and this culture means that their staff retention level is outstanding. In this role you will have full profit and loss responsibility for 3-4 projects; leading project teams in an effective and efficient manner, with particular regard to the leadership and management of….People - motivation, relationships, safety and welfare & development.Financial matters - profitability, cashflow & contractual.Operations - planning, methods, quality, waste, improvement.Company reputation and image. Apart from previous experience in Contracts Management it is expected that you should possess strong management skills, be an excellent communicator and a team player.My client can offer an attractive remuneration package expected with a position of this nature.If you believe you have the required skills & attributes, please send an up to date copy of your CV without delay.Should you wish to discuss the role in detail, please call Martin Collins on 01962 896346 for a confidential discussion,All applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

  • Hampshire - £48,000 to £53,000 pa

    Do you have experience as a Bid Manager?Is now the time for a new career challenge? If the answer to the above questions is yes - then an exciting new prospects exist with a specialist D&B Contractor in their regional headquarters in Hampshire.What is unique about this position, is really the client themselves.... they are the leading company in their sector and have an unrivalled reputation for success. Each and every employee is treated in a way that gets the best out of them, which in turns mean that they deliver outstanding results. Their pipeline for 2017 is very strong and with a record number of enquiries coming in they now need to bolster their work winning team with this key appointment.As expected for this position you should possess good communication & people skills and be able to relate to individuals as all levels. Key tasks include:-Review tender documentation and Employer's Requirements to ensure a full understanding of the tender opportunity and potential risks to the business.Compile bid strategy for each tender.Organise and manage tender launches and cost estimate adjudications.Analyse the Employer's design and change if necessary to obtain best commercial advantage.Ensure, with the support of the estimators (and where necessary the post contract commercial staff) that sub contract enquiries are issued and analysed for best commercial advantage in our bid.Analyse and formulate build strategy, programme and phasing plans with the Operations team.Consider value engineered opportunities and unique selling messages for our bid submissions.Produce Contractor's Proposals Documents (bids) to the highest standard, taking particular account of presentation, commercial, and contractual aspects.Promote and sell bids to maximise chances of success, including attending pre, mid and post tender meetings and presentations with the Employer. If you believe you have the skills and attributes necessary for the position, then please submit an up to date copy of your CV without delay or alternatively contact Martin Collins on 01962 896346 for a confidential discussion.Please be assured that all applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

  • London - Salary negotiable

    Are you a talented Design Manager seeking to enhance your career with one of the UK's leading blue-chip main contractors?Our client has an outstanding reputation in the industry for talent development and due to their continued success including a strong order book for 2017 they now need to strengthen their technical team with this key appointment.This is a fantastic opportunity to showcase your skills as a forward thinking, innovative Design Manager in a company where you will be valued employee. Candidate requirements:Possess an Architecture or Engineering qualification.Ideally be a member of an industry recognised professional institute (eg. CIOB). A proven track record of delivering projects as a Design Manager or Senior Design Manager within a UK based main contractor.High Rise residential, Commercial, Education, Mixed Use projects up to £150M.Proven ability to lead the Design Process from Pre-construction through to project completion. The successful applicant will be rewarded with an attractive remuneration package commensurate with experience.If you believe you have the desired skills and experience for this challenging position, then please forward an up to date copy of your CV as soon as possible.If you wish to discuss the role, then please call Martin Collins on 01962 896346.Please be assured that all communication will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

  • England - £27,000 to £32,000 pa

    Custom Assembly Designer My client are an internationally market leading electronic element supplier. They provide a unique service offering to their customers in their ability to deliver engineering solutions in designing, manufacturing & distributing bespoke components, from individual pieces to mass production, in a mere 48 hours - in comparison to their competitors who deliver in 12 weeks. They operate across a variety of verticals including energy, medical, aeronautical & the armed forces. They are currently recruiting for a Custom Assembly Designer to be responsible for reviewing, creating and successfully design of custom components, custom cable assemblies and electro-mechanical sub-assemblies. They will work closely with the applications engineering team, project management and customers to develop products and assemblies that will ultimately be used in customer systems. The daily activities will range from customer design review calls to creating the engineering drawings and process instructions to be used in those developments. To be considered for this role, you must have:Degree or equivalent in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or equivalent work experienceExperience in an electronic manufacturing environmentExperience in cable/harness or connector assembly is requiredProficient level with use of MS office and windows applicationA developing to proficient level of CAD use on software such as Pro-E, Solid Edge, Solidworks or AutoCADAbility to read and create engineering drawings and process instructionsUnderstanding of the basics of electrical/electronic principles and theoryAbility to use various power tools, as well as measurement instruments such as digital multi-meters, electronic loads, hi-pot testers, micrometers, calipers, gauges and tachometers.Ability to operate relevant shop equipmentAbility to work with little or no supervisionWorking knowledge of engineering documentation and process instructions with the ability to edit and update those documentsExcellent communication skills - Verbal and written You will be rewarded with a competitive salary of £27,000 - £32,000 as well as other company benefits. In addition to the monetary rewards you will be become part of a family run business that genuinely puts their people first and looks to recognise and reward success and who truly value the importance of a balanced culture of working & playing hard. To be considered for this fantastic opportunity with a fast growing employer, please send your CV

  • Kazakhstan - £85,000 to £105,000 pa

    MEP ManagerI am currently working with a very large European Contractor who have a reputation among their clients for delivering large and complex projects to a very high standard. They are traditionally both a building & civils contractor.They are seeking an MEP Manager for a number of large building development in Central Asia. You must be Ideally you will have experience working with blue chip and well known European contractors.This role will cover Technical Office and Site based elements.Prerequisites for the position include:Experience as MEP Manager on US $300m+ building projectsElectrical backgroundComfortable working single status in a remote locationYour salary and package will be very good, and the role will be on a rotational basis.Please be assured that all correspondence will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

  • Mexico - up to $1 pa

    Are you ready for your next big project? A very exciting opportunity has arisen for a Project Manager for a Tank Terminal project,The role is going to see you based in Mexico and heading up the project team on the client's side. The role will come with and extremely competitive package and living allowances.The successful candidate will have;A degree in relevant EngineeringExtensive experience in Tank Terminal Storage projectsManaged large teams of engineers and contractorsExperience in API codesMust be able to speak Spanish!!This is an amazing opportunity to work for a reputable company on owner, please apply if you have the relevant experience.

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