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  • Scotland - Salary negotiable

    Role: Senior Quantity Survyor Location: ScotlandCompany: Leading Specialist ContractorAn exceptional Senior Quantity Surveyor is currently required for a market leading UK specialist Contractor to join the team on a brand new Marine project off mainland Scotland. The project consists of Caisson construction followed by a Pier extension, dredging, fender piles, concrete repairs, earthworks etc. NEC Contract experience is vital and Civils or Marine experience is preferred. Due to the location of this project, working from home on some days would be allowed. Requirements:Suitable Qualification (Quantity surveying, commercial management etc)Marine or heavy civils project experience NEC Contract experienceAbility to work well under pressure This really is a fantastic opportunity to work with one of the market leaders in this field who can offer fantastic progression and development alongside a competitive salary and package. Lodge and flights will also be included.

  • Scotland - Salary negotiable

    Role: Senior Project Manager - Marine Location: ScotlandCompany: Leading Specialist ContractorAn exceptional Senior Project Manager is currently required for a market leading UK specialist Contractor, to construct a complex Marine project off mainland Scotland. The project consists of Caisson construction followed by a Pier extension, dredging, fender piles, concrete repairs, earthworks etc. The ideal candidate will have solid experience managing and delivering Marine projects.Requirements:Suitable Qualification (Civil Engineering, Contract Management, Construction Engineering etc)Marine project experience Strong communication skillsAbility to work well under pressureUnderstanding of different Piling techniques is an advantage This really is a fantastic opportunity to work with one of the market leaders in this field who can offer fantastic progression and development alongside a competitive salary and package. Lodge and flights will also be included.

  • Leeds - £30,000 to £35,000 pa

    Design EngineerLocation: LeedsSalary: £30,000 - £35,000 + Package (experience dependant)Are you looking to join a Tier 1 Main Contractor involved in huge projects across the UK?We are looking for a Design Engineer to work on a variety of UK projects, predominantly on very large scale build and civil engineering projects. They are a leading company who operate globally and have nationwide coverage with their name against some massive projects currently underway.With this contractor winning lots of work, they are looking to expand their design team to cater for the work that is coming through. Experience of working in a design role within the construction industry is essential. Temporary works experience desirable. The ideal Engineer will be a proficient communicator, a strong independent individual with good team participation and the ability to coach junior members of the team. What is required for the perfect candidate:Civil Engineering or Construction degreeIncorporated or Chartered member of a relevant professional institution (e.g. ICE, IStructE) or able to demonstrate the required capability to attain such a qualification retrospectively6 years relevant postgraduate experienceFull driving licenceValid CSCS card If you feel you would be a suitable fit for this role, please contact 01962 89338 to find out more about this role starting as soon as a successful candidate is available.

  • London - Salary negotiable

    ROLE: Site Manager LOCATION: London and Surrounding A market leading Steel Specialist is currently looking for a Site Managers to be based on a multimillion pound project based in London. This opportunity gives you the chance to be completely autonomous in your position and have a real say in how to run your department and team. Duties:Day to day site management, direction and co-ordination of all site activities carried out by the company and its sub-contractors, with particular focus on health and safety, planning, programming and co-ordination with the company's off-site activitiesOn-site management and control of the company's site operations, both of in-house and sub-contracted activitiesDay-to-day monitoring, recording and documentation of the company's site activities including compilation of site progress reports 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 feel you have the necessary requirements and are interested in this role, please contact Hannah Pearce on 01962 896338.

  • Leeds - £35,000 to £45,000 pa

    Senior EngineerLocation: LeedsSalary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Package (experience dependant)Are you looking to join a Tier 1 Main Contractor involved in huge projects across the UK?We are looking for a Senior Engineer to work on a variety of UK projects, predominantly on very large scale build and civil engineering projects. They are a leading company who operate globally and have nationwide coverage with their name against some massive projects currently underway.With this contractor winning lots of work, they are looking to expand their design team to cater for the work that is coming through. Experience of working in a design role within the construction industry is essential. Temporary works experience desirable. The ideal Engineer will be a proficient communicator, a strong independent individual with good team participation and the ability to coach junior members of the team. What is required for the perfect candidate:Civil Engineering or Construction degreeIncorporated or Chartered member of a relevant professional institution (e.g. ICE, IStructE) or able to demonstrate the required capability to attain such a qualification retrospectively6 years relevant postgraduate experienceFull driving licenceValid CSCS card If you feel you would be a suitable fit for this role, please contact 01962 89338 to find out more about this role starting as soon as a successful candidate is available.

  • Leeds - £45,000 to £55,000 pa

    Principal EngineerLocation: LeedsSalary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Package (experience dependant)Are you looking to join a Tier 1 Main Contractor involved in huge projects across the UK?We are looking for a Principal Engineer to work on a variety of UK projects, predominantly on very large scale build and civil engineering projects. They are a leading company who operate globally and have nationwide coverage with their name against some massive projects currently underway.With this contractor winning lots of work, they are looking to expand their design team to cater for the work that is coming through. Experience of working in a design role within the construction industry is essential. Temporary works experience desirable. The ideal Engineer will be a proficient communicator, a strong independent individual with good team participation and the ability to coach junior members of the team. What is required for the perfect candidate:Civil Engineering or Construction degreeIncorporated or Chartered member of a relevant professional institution (e.g. ICE, IStructE) or able to demonstrate the required capability to attain such a qualification retrospectivelyEight years relevant postgraduate experienceFull driving licenceValid CSCS card If you feel you would be a suitable fit for this role, please contact 01962 89338 to find out more about this role starting as soon as a successful candidate is available.

  • Fife - £30,000 to £40,000 pa

    Position: Tekla DetailerLocation: Fife, Scotland Salary: £30-35,000PAA great opportunity for Draughtsmen looking to further their career with specialist steel detailers in the steel industry. The Role* Detailing and producing fabrications* Customer liaison* Liaising with structural engineers and lead architects* Carrying out assignments using AutoCAD & TeklaThe Candidate * Strong knowledge of AutoCAD & Tekla* Ideally 3+ years using TeklaKeywords: CAD, AutoCAD, AutoDesk, Advance Steel, 2D, 3D, PDS, DWG, Draughtsman, Solidworks, Tekla, Design, Engineering, Windows, Metalwork, Steelwork, Metal, Balconies, Fabrication, Staircases, Southampton, Poole, Dorset, Hampshire, Rail, Civil, Structure Steelwork DetailingFor more information please contact Hannah Pearce at The Highfield Company* draughtsman , draughtsperson , drafter, detailer , designer , technician

  • Leominster - Salary negotiable

    Structural Steel EstimatorHerefordshire Experience Dependant We are pleased to be working with a leading Structural Steel contractor to source an experienced Estimator. Steelwork Estimator.The successful applicant will work closely with the Estimating Manager either in the office or remotely. The successful applicant will take off all steel work from architects and engineers drawings alike as well as from material lists produced from 3D steel drafting systems used internally and by external detailed.The successful application will liaise with other internal departments as well as external third parties such as architects and engineers when required. You will also be involved in helping to order and process orders for the steelwork and associated materials,so the role does have a good variety of work to it.You must be proficient with standard Microsoft office applications, but particularly experienced in using excel. Any experience using any propriety Estimating or MIS systems would be useful but not at all essential.The successful applicant must have at least two years experience of estimating structural steel work and preferably having worked within a structural steelwork fabrication company. Knowledge of associated building elements and materials such as cladding would be an advantage.

  • Littlehampton - £30,000 to £40,000 pa

    Workshop ManagerFull-time, Permanent£30,000 - £40,000 a yearI am looking to speak to Workshop Quality Managers to take charge of all aspects of fabrication at a specialist metalwork firm. The Workshop Manager is responsible for all activities within the Workshop, Yard and Paintshop. Reporting directly to the Production Manager, working alongside their Purchasing Manager and Health & Safety Manager, you will ensure all works are carried out accurately and efficiently to the highest standards, without compromising on quality and/or safety.As Workshop Manager you will need to:Ensure the effective and safe day to day operation of all workshop areas.Plan, assign and review the work of workshop operatives delegating where required to respective Chargehands.Liaise with the Drawing office to ensure drawings are available for workshop operatives to carry out their assigned tasks and notify them of any errors or omissions.Organise the collection and transport to site, suppliers and sub contractors of all part fabricated or completed works, ensuring that fabrication, installation programs and deadlines are met.Ensure all items within work packages are fabricated and manufactured to the highest standards, including all welding, surface preparation and painting processes.Liaise with the HS&E Manager and others to ensure all machinery and equipment is properly maintained, tested, and documented.Ensure the fabric of the workshop building is maintained to a good standard and liaise where required with others to organise the necessary materials or expertise needed to do so.Supply of Materials:Liaise with the purchasing manager to ensure all materials required to complete works packages are ordered and delivered when required.Manage yard operatives to ensure that they are receiving, processing and storing all materials in accordance with the factory process controls.Manage yard operatives to ensure that all materials and completed works are prepared and loaded safely onto arranged transport and that all relevant documentation is completed.Site:Liaise with Site Managers and Project Managers to ensure that when needed all works are delivered to site on time and in a condition to allow installation.Maintain communication with site managers when required to ensure the effective service delivery.Preferred previous experience:Workshop Management/Managerial ExperienceArchitectural Fabrication Experience - Hands onKnowledge of Compliance requirements; 1090-2/NSSS (CE Marking), ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001Responsible Welding Co-ordinatorPaint Quality ManagementLEAN ManagementIOSHCOSHH/DSEAR Awareness Experience:Management: 3 years (Required)Fabrication: 5 years (Required)

  • Newport - £20,000 to £25,000 pa

    ROLE: Graduate Structural Engineer - Ideally with a Degree specialism within SteelLOCATION: NewportWe are currently looking for a Graduate Structural Engineer to join an award winning Steel specialist contractor. They work on a wide variety of project types ranging from Commercial developments to large scale residential projects. You will be part of a fantastic team with an excellent pipeline of projects.Your role as Graduate Structural Engineer will require you to develop design ideas using current industry software, apply loadings to and calculate stresses and load paths through different parts of a structure.You will need to work closely with clients, colleagues and other industry professionals to ensure that projects meet budget requirements, legal guidelines, environmental directives, and health and safety requirements.The OpportunityThis is a fantastic development opportunity for a Graduate Structural Engineer looking to grow their career within a dynamic business with a unique setup and a strong client base. You will be working on some of the most prestigious and award winning structures in the country. A competitive basic salary and company benefits are available to the successful applicant. You will be working for a company truly invested in growing its talent and a friendly and supportive working culture. Qualifications * A suitable qualification Degree, HND, or equivalent in Engineering or Design Engineering is required as a minimum for this role. For more information please get in touch with Sharon O'Donnell - Structural and Secondary Specialist at The Highfield Company.

  • City of London - £50,000 to £60,000 pa

    Role: PROJECT MANAGER - STRUCTURAL/ARCHITECTURAL METALWORKLocation: LondonSalary: Competitive/Dependent on level of experienceMarket leader in structural/architectural metalwork is currently looking for an exceptional Project Manager to join their business on a permanent basis to manage and oversee numerous structural/architectural contracts, knowledge of refurbishment works would be advantageous.The company manage a number of large well-known projects in the industry and work alongside some of the best main contractors, so this would be an excellent position for someone who is experienced in the industry and would like to apply their skills, knowledge and experience on other well-known, large scale projects.Requirements/Ability* Must be competent to oversee project from client award through to handover* Inspect site prior to project commencing to ensure site is ready * Excellent knowledge and ability to read structural drawings, connection details and specifications of various quality * Ability to coordinate the design, production & installation of projects fully * Understand the project requirements/scope of works/specifications etc / Ability to produce programs * To make sure all Health and Safety guidelines are adhered to * CSCS Card, SMSTS health & safety qualification, CPCS Appointed Person Accreditation Preferred * SMSTS health & safety qualification * NVQ Level 7 For more information on this role please get tin touch with our Structural Steel and Architectural Metalwork Specialist Sharon O'Donnell

  • Bristol - £25,000 to £40,000 pa

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

  • Grimsby - £35,000 to £50,000 pa

    ROLE: Estimator LOCATION: GrimsbySALARY: Dependent on Experience A market leading specialist steel and metalwork contractor is currently looking for an experience Estimator to be based in their very impressive office in Grimsby. They are an established and growing company who value their staff above all. They aim to provide an excellent working environment, training, support and opportunity to grow at a rate that suits you in your chosen career. The Estimator shall; A flexible approach and positive attitude, and who can develop with the demands of an expanding business.To interpret client Specifications and full bid requirements,Producing accurate BOQ from steelwork drawingsProducing full take off 's from tender drawingsTo be able to price schedules and acquiring sub-contractor prices by issuing enquiries.You will also be required to produce accurate add / omits schedules for the purposes of variation valuationYou must have excellent Excel and IT skills in general. If you feel you you are right for this role please get in touch with Sharon O'Donnell at your earliest convenience.

  • Lancashire - £40,000 to £55,000 pa

    Role: Senior Estimator Location: North ManchesterSalary: £45000 - £60,000 + PackageWe are pleased to represent our client, a well-respected and award winning structural steel work contractor based in North Manchester. The company design, fabricate and erect steel work structures in the industrial, commercial, retail and leisure sectors in both the UK and Internationally. Due to continued growth and a very full order book, they now require an experienced:Steelwork Estimator.The successful applicant will work closely with and report directly to, the Managing Director. The company benefits from a very flat structure, giving you the autonomy to structure your own schedule and allowing your results to be recognised and rewarded as such.The successful applicant will take off all steel work from architects and engineers drawings alike as well as from material lists produced from 3D steel drafting systems used internally and by external detailed.The successful application will liaise with other internal departments as well as external third parties such as architects and engineers when required. You will also be involved in helping to order and process orders for the steelwork and associated materials,so the role does have a good variety of work to it.The successful applicant must have at least two years experience of estimating structural steel work and preferably having worked within a structural steelwork fabrication company. Knowledge of associated building elements and materials such as cladding would be an advantage.All applicants must come from a steel work fabrication or very similar background with the relevant experience for this role.If you would like to pursue this opportunity further, please forward your cv as soon as convenient to our Steel Specialist Sharon O'Donnell at The Highfield Company

  • Northamptonshire - £37,000 to £50,000 pa

    Position: Tekla Draughtsman / DetailerLocation: NorthamptonshireSalary £40,000 - £47,000 Basic + Training + ProgressionOutstanding opportunity for Draughtsmen looking to further their career with a a specialist steel contractor in engineering industry. On offer is a strong starting salary,package in conjunction with career progression. You will also benefit from working with industry experts which will aid in developing your longer term career.The Role* Attending site visits for measurements and customer liaison* Liaising with structural engineers and lead architects* Detailing and producing fabrications* Carrying out assignments using AutoCAD & TeklaThe Candidate * Strong knowledge of AutoCAD & Tekla* Minimum 2 years' experience in architecture and steel fabrication* Excellent customer service skillsKeywords: CAD, AutoCAD, AutoDesk, Advance Steel, 2D, 3D, PDS, DWG, Draughtsman, Solidworks, Tekla, Design, Engineering, Windows, Metalwork, Steelwork, Metal, Balconies, Fabrication, Staircases, Southampton, Poole, Dorset, Hampshire, Rail, Civil, Structure Steelwork DetailingFor more information please contact out Structural Stell specialist Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353We will endeavour to respond to all applicants however due to the sheer volume of response, we can only guarantee that candidates who have been shortlisted will be contacted.

  • London - £260 to £300 pd

    ROLE: Site Manager LOCATION: London and SurroundingDAY RATE: £260 - £300 A market leading Steel Specialist is currently looking for a Site Managers to be based on a multimillion pound project based in London. This opportunity gives you the chance to be completely autonomous in your position and have a real say in how to run your department and team. Duties:Day to day site management, direction and co-ordination of all site activities carried out by the company and its sub-contractors, with particular focus on health and safety, planning, programming and co-ordination with the company's off-site activitiesOn-site management and control of the company's site operations, both of in-house and sub-contracted activitiesDay-to-day monitoring, recording and documentation of the company's site activities including compilation of site progress reportsKnowledge & Experience:Strong knowledge of steel construction methods and practice in a management roleDemonstrable experience in the planning and programming of steel work (and associated packages) installationDemonstrable experience in the production of risk assessments, method statements, and associated site documentationDemonstrable experience in the erection of the majority of the steel structures and operations, in particular high rise structures, medium rise and city centre structures, refurbishment type work including welding operationsKey Qualifications:CSCS black/platinum in site managementSMSTS or IOSH equivalentCPCS Appointed Person - lifting operationsFull Driving LicenseIf you think you are right for this role then please get in touch with Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353

  • Hampshire - £35,000 to £50,000 pa

    ROLE: Site Manager LOCATION: South Coast / London A market leading Steel Specialist is currently looking for a Site Managers to be based on projects across the South Coast and London. The company work on some really iconic and bespoke special projects as well as Larger London based construction projects.Duties:Day to day site management, direction and co-ordination of all site activities carried out by the company and its sub-contractors, with particular focus on health and safety, planning, programming and co-ordination with the company's off-site activitiesOn-site management and control of the company's site operations, both of in-house and sub-contracted activitiesDay-to-day monitoring, recording and documentation of the company's site activities including compilation of site progress reportsKnowledge & Experience:Strong knowledge of steel construction methods and practice in a management roleDemonstrable experience in the planning and programming of steel work (and associated packages) installationDemonstrable experience in the production of risk assessments, method statements, and associated site documentationDemonstrable experience in the erection of the majority of the steel structures and operations, in particular high rise structures, medium rise and city centre structures, refurbishment type work including welding operationsKey Qualifications:CSCS Gold/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

  • Northamptonshire - £55,000 to £80,000 pa

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

  • London - £25,000 to £40,000 pa

    Job Title - Assistant Quantity SurveyorLocation ­- LondonSalary - £25,000 - £40,000 + PackageOur client is a Market Leader in their industry and specialises in the design, build and management of structural steel work Projects, predominantly in London. They now seek an additional AQS to join their team and they offer a very competitive salary for the right candidate, negotiable dependent upon experience.Job description & Responsibilities for Quantity SurveyorOur client has several live projects across the London/Greater London area as well as a healthy pipeline on major projects. Some of your responsibilities whilst working with our client will be:Responsible for managing all project costs from pitch to completion.Undertaking cost analysis & preparing reconciliation documents.Attending meetings and liaising with stakeholders on commercial matters.Monitoring the cost of site resources.Inspecting and valuing sub-contract works.Completing sub-contract orders & payments efficiently to avoid any discrepancies.Preparing & sending out accurate Bill of Quantities documents.Aiding with monthly cost & value reports, quarterly reports & cash flow information.Key Skills & QualificationsDegree QualifiedIdeally some experience in quantity surveying for Construction projectsExcellent people skillsCommercially awareTeam playerExcellent written and verbal communication skillsIf this role is of interest to you then please contact with our Structural Steel specialist Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896 353

  • Dorset - £40,000 to £65,000 pa

    ROLE: COMMERCIAL MANAGERLOCATION: DORSETThe Highfield Company have been retained by one of our key clients to identify a Commercial Manager for their UK Steel Construction business. They are looking to bring on board a confident and experienced Steel Commercial Manager to be based out of their DORSET head office. They are looking to identify someone who has a proven track record working with leading main contractors within the UK civil engineering and Construction sector.Purpose of the Job The core purpose of the role is to optimise the margin on the project whilst protecting the business from commercial risk. Management of a commercial team:Quantity surveyingSupply chain managementContract administrationCost capture and controlReportingLiaise with the Employers commercial teamImplement commercial procedures and reporting to ensure compliance with company and contract requirementsEnsure appropriate commercial records are maintained in line with the contract requirements and oversee any contractual issues.Required Desired Experience***Steel experience IS NOT essential***Professionally qualified and accredited QS / Commercial Manager Degree level education or equivalent with training and qualifications in a related discipline Knowledge / Experience Experience of managing a medium size team Experience of working in a construction/rail environment within a contractors organisation NEC Contract Experience Essential* Senior Quantity surveyor or Managing Quantity SurveyorIf you think you are right for this role then please call our Structural Steel Specialist Sharon O'Donnell on 01962 896353

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