Construction Recruitment

38 job(s) at Construction Recruitment

Construction Recruitment UK-Cardiff
May 27, 2020
Full time
Overview To help the team deliver professional residential valuation and development advice, to a variety of private and public sector clients. The team is focussed on portfolio valuations for social housing providers and their funders and this aspect of work involves travel across the UK. Our Client is looking for applications from qualified surveyors seeking to develop their experience of professional valuation work. Working closely with an established team in the Cardiff office you will already have experience of providing valuation advice on various property types to a range of clients. The opportunity will suit a candidate looking to focus on residential biased professional valuation work and will provide the successful candidate with the opportunity to become involved in all stages of complex portfolio valuations. A good working knowledge of IT (particularly Excel) will help any candidate make the most of this role. Qualifications The ideal candidate will be a full Member of the RICS. RICS Registered Valuer. Essential Criteria: Excellent interpersonal skills and confidence to communicate effectively at all levels both orally and in writing. Personable and proactive style with the necessary confidence and ambition to grow your career as we achieve our plans to successfully grow the client base. Team player keen to be involved with all types of property and professional work. High level of attention to detail and an enquiring mind. Produce clear and concise written reports and recommendations. Good time management skills, prioritising tasks to ensure that deadlines are met. Focus on profitability. Good working knowledge of IT, particularly Excel. Willingness to travel. Clean driving licence. Responsibilities Carrying out or assisting with Red Book valuations of residential portfolios for secured lending and accounting purposes. Helping to secure business opportunities through client development for the office and firm as a whole.
Construction Recruitment Welwyn AL6 & Watford and London
May 27, 2020
Full time
We require a gas heating engineer/ plumber who is able to work unsupervised and be able to provide our customers with all aspects of domestic gas service and plumbing repairs. If you are pro-active, energetic and have the drive and determination to offer an unrivalled service for domestic clients, You will be required to attend jobs involving boiler fault finding, breakdowns and repairs, servicing, fitting or replacing and CP12’s as well as general plumbing maintenance work. Full uk driving licence and own tools required. Must be gas safe registered Must be willing to travel as we cover the whole of Hertfordshire and most of London Job Type: Full-time Some evenings and weekends required   Salary: £28,000.00 to £35,000.00 experience dependant Benefits: Bonus scheme Job Types: Full-time,   Relevant: 1 year (Preferred)
Construction Recruitment Stockport, Cheshire
May 26, 2020
Full time
Job Title: Compliance/Building Safety Manager Job Role: Administer the Building Safety Records for all identified buildings. Keep them up to date and provide information to residents in a timely manner Ensure all Buildings comply with External Wall Survey Requirements Review inspections on developments and highlight any issues as required Review Fire and H&S Risk Assessments and liaise with the Property Manager about remedial work Ensure all contractors have submitted Risk Assessments for ongoing contracts and hold the correct insurance credentials Ensure EMS remain compliant with accreditation Byelaws The Person: Must have impeccable attention to detail Ability to understand construction methods and drawings Understanding of building regulations and Standards in relation to Fire Safety Understanding of External Wall & Cladding Assessment Requirements Ability to work independently whilst always following best practice procedures Ability to assess information from various sources and collate reports Proven ability to work under pressure to meet strict Service Level Agreements Experience of reviewing and managing budgets Ability to multi-task on a range of projects Ability to communicate effectively at all levels Willing to undertake any training & qualifications as required by future legislation Minimum 2 years experience in the Property Management/Compliance or Fire Safety Industry Have some knowledge and understanding of The Fire Safety Order Full Clean UK Driving Licence Holidays: 21 days plus bank holidays plus 1 additional day for every year of service (Max 25 days) Benefits: Bonus Incentives Mobile Phone Laptop Company Car Pension
Construction Recruitment Manchester, Lancashire
May 26, 2020
Full time
Graduate Acquisition and Planning Surveyor- Manchester, Lancashire £19000-£22000 + Bens + Full Training Private Planning Practise with offices across the UK, our client are looking for a Graduate Calibre Surveyor to work on the acquisition side of the business. Based in Manchester, the primary objective of the position will be to work with leading mobile phone companies identifying land or buildings that can be utilised for phone masts. Mainly office based initially, you will liaise with land and property owners across the country and once a suitable location has been identified, you will undertake a range of surveying and planning duties including - land acquisition, the negotiation of the lease including the planning application and ultimately taking the site through the process until completion, at which point it will be passed to the Engineering team for installation. Being a renowned UK wide consultancy, they pride themselves in being able to provide support to all staff wanting to complete their APC and can also give the opportunity for you to move around different areas of the business. To apply the successful Graduate Acquisition and Planning Surveyor will hold a degree and/or masters that is recognised by the RTPI or RICS. Specific training will be given, so a large amount of this recruitment process is about finding the right person with the right can-do attitude.
Construction Recruitment Surrey
May 22, 2020
Full time
My client are a successful carpentry and joinery company that have grown from strength to strength, forging relationships and gaining contracts within the residential and commercial markets, working on both new build, refurbishment and fit-out projects As part of that growth, we are currently looking to recruit an SQS/Commercial Manager to work within our friendly team on multiple projects within commercial, residential, new build and refurbishments with values up to £15m. You will ideally have: BSc or HND (or equivalent) in Quantity Surveying Experience of working in the carpentry and joinery sector Minimum of 5 years surveying experience Excellent communication skills, both verbally and written, with the ability to alter style and manner to suit audience High level of integrity and drive for excellence Strong business and financial acumen with analytical skills Team player with ability to interact with Clients and colleagues at all levels. You will be responsible for: Prepare take-offs/estimate carpentry tenders in line with bespoke written scope of works Undertake contract negotiations during the tender process and convert to orders Negotiate and procure materials for each project Provide commercial support throughout the project Identify, analyse and develop responses to commercial risks Attend client meetings as required Run multiple projects
Construction Recruitment London
May 22, 2020
Full time
Job Title: Quantity Surveyor, Residential Location:London Our client are a highly successful asset management business and they has been engaged to execute asset management for a UK based residential portfolio. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an energetic, proactive individual to assist their Technical team with the asset management, contract administration and procurement process, carrying out targeted asset value enhancement strategies. The role is a hands on and strategic role that will include the following responsibilities: Client briefing and build relationships with contractors Maintain the contractor database and conduct surveys Prepare and manage the tender including preparation of specifications in collaboration with the architects Post tender negotiations Administer the terms of building contract during the progress of works. Manage communication and issue of contractual letters to clients and contractors Monitor, report and manage cost control of works progress Post contract liaison with clients and design team Prepare and submission of interim/final valuations Manage and value variations Agreement, preparation and submission of final accounts Hand over and management of defects liability period. Key Requirements: Minimum 2:1 Undergraduate or Postgraduate degree in real estate or related field (Real Estate Management, Planning, Building Surveying), or relevant real estate experience 3 years qualified Very good working knowledge of forms of contract currently used within the Building and Civil Engineering industry Very good working knowledge of standard forms of measurement Excellent Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Powerpoint, Word and Outlook) Excellent verbal and written English skills Well-developed communication skills
Construction Recruitment Cheshire
Dec 21, 2019
Full time
A leading manufacturing organisation is currently seeking an Operations Manager to join their new manufacturing site near to Liverpool. The right candidate will have a fantastic opportunity to join a fast paced environment. The right candidate will manage all site operations, to ensure targets relating to productivity, QHSE are met. Reporting into the Site Manager, Key responsibilities: You will manage the Cheshire sites as part of the leadership team. Ensure that all resources are available and utilised to meet the delivery performance and other KPI’s You will be expected to set and manage individual targets, ensuring KPI’s are achieved The Operations Manager will lead, develop and motivate production teams, focusing quality standards in line with meeting customer requirements You will champion a performance culture, and continuous improvement, through the production team to achieve set targets, concentrating on maximising machine and labour efficiencies It is important that the incumbent manage production to ensure efficient output Allocate resources to ensure daily/weekly production targets are achieved Manage downtime of production equipment and ensure procedures relating to downtime are adhered to, including operator care programmes Implement regular checks are carried out to ensure targets are being met. The right candidate will also manage yard activities to ensure maximum productivity and safety is achieved Ensure shipments are despatched on time and in full from the Yard. Ensure all employees adhere to company quality procedures and processes, enforcing the discipline that all quality failures are repaired by the necessary parties and developing a sense of ownership. Implement periodic quality inspections to ensure customer expectations are being achieved, and that the products meet specification/ tolerance levels Ensure all team members are aware of and adhere to company H&S procedures ( PPE, accident/incident reporting etc) Ensuring that all training records are maintained and updated where applicable Required education: Secondary education Required experience: Three years management
Construction Recruitment Norfolk
Dec 21, 2019
Full time
Are you an experienced Product Development Engineer with specific optoelectrics or fibre optics experience? Do you want to work for a leading technology solutions provider? Do you have expertise in providing technical design and layout with released & development products?   My client is looking for a Product Development Engineer to ensure successful launching of new products and delivery of changes as per customers requirements. They want a candidate with the ability to play an integral part to the achievement of departmental goals, establishment of guidelines, documentation, planning and development for the advancement of the department. The incumbent will have previous experience in defining, designing & developing Opto electronic products for extreme environment applications. As the Product Development Engineer you will define and develop Opto electronics testing systems & methods, optical fibre interconnects, Opto electronics manufacturing processes You will have sound experience of manufacturing prototype products. Performing and reporting verification testing of prototype product and transfer products from NPI to manufacturing stage. Key Objectives : You will be responsible for undertaking identified aspects of the design and development of new products The right candidate will be expected to improve or optimise design, functionality or processing of existing products. You will be expected offer technical support to other departments with urgent issues relating to existing designs or testing, and to create effective solutions You will be responsible, when necessary to maintain and/or improve the efficiency, quality and service of the Engineering department. Technical engagement with customers and design partners, and on odd occasions with suppliers.   Qualifications/Experience: Minimum 2-3 years’ Design & Development experience within a manufacturing environment Electronics Design Experience CAD Experience – 2D & 3D AutoCAD OR SolidWorks (Preferred) NPI – Ability to generate new creative ideas
Construction Recruitment
Dec 21, 2019
Full time
My Client is an award winning, established and growing RIBA chartered practice based on the South Coast. We are a progressive company with a strong sense of responsibility in creating good designs to better the built environment and enjoy a wide range of clients across many sectors, with projects throughout the country. Due to an exciting workload we have a great opportunity for an experienced design led Part III Architect who has the potential and desire to rapidly progress through our management team. As well as taking a leading design role within the company and promoting this externally, you will be required to run projects from RIBA work stages 1-6 and nurture and develop client relationships. As leaders within BIM, you will have the opportunity to work in Revit and ArchiCAD in addition to Rhino, Cinema 4D and Adobe Creative Suite. You will enjoy a busy friendly office built around a collaborative team environment, with a competitive salary, generous annual leave, profit sharing and other benefits in addition to the real opportunity to advance your career. The ideal applicant will have: RIBA Part-III or equivalent degree qualification Excellent design skills Project running experience (RIBA 1-6) BIM skills Fluency in English with excellent visual and verbal communication skills UK planning policy and building regulation knowledge Salary and package is negotiable and dependent on experience. If you are thinking of relocating to this lovely coastal location, maybe it’s time to escape the ‘big smoke’ or you’re just looking for a new challenge with real potential, then please apply by sending your CV and sample portfolio in PDF format.
Construction Recruitment
Dec 20, 2019
Full time
Cladding Contracts Manager My client are a well-established, busy specialist subcontracting Company working in the Construction Industry providing a design, supply and installation service to corporate customers, main contractors, builders and private customers for the following types of work: – Standing seam, composite profiled metal and twin skin metal roof systems – Architectural facades and rainscreen systems – Metal wall claddings – Rainwater drainage systems, louvres, rooflights Role & Responsibilities: – Oversee multiple projects concurrently – To provide leadership and coordination of Sub-contractors allocated to a project and manage the performance of the team – To undertake accurate reporting of all activities and issues which affect the progress, quality and which provide a reflection of the contractor’s performance against the agreed contract programmes – Attend regular site and client meetings – To ensure our customers expectations are carefully managed and delivered – Ensure projects are a financial success – Build, strengthen and maintain excellent client relationships – Assisting our QS with monthly valuation and final account preparation – Assisting the Estimating department in aspects of tendering About the Candidate: – Roofing and Cladding industry experience – A good understanding of construction procedures, quality standards and acceptable workmanship requirements – An understanding of construction technology, terminology and building process – Excellent commercial acumen – Demonstrable computer skills utilising Microsoft Office products – Forward thinking and progressive minded – Holds an SMSTS/SSSTS card – Must have good communication skills both verbal and written at all levels including client facing and able to interpret construction drawings and co-ordinate with works information and design specifications – Must be able to interface with all levels of personnel to ensure effective integration to achieve optimum construction performance – Live within 45 minutes of Brighton/East Sussex Points of Appeal – Great company to work for – Well established local business – Car provided
Construction Recruitment
Dec 20, 2019
Full time
Structural & architectural London based Steelwork Company looking for a time served  Project Manager  to Manage Projects on various sites throughout London.  A Project Manager who thrives on a challenge, who has pride in their work and a passion for steel need only apply. As we are an SME, the pressure is often on to do the impossible and we base our reputation on our hard working team who in turn deliver a quality product with impeccable service.  The successful candidate would have the ability to meet every challenge head-on and always view it positively as an opportunity to grow as is the company ethos.   We are looking for the following qualifications and experience for a Site Manager to be employed full time. 1. SMSTS 2. IOSH would be an advantage 3. Managers CSCS 4. NVQ Level 7 would be an advantage 5. Degree Qualifications in Civil or Structural Engineering would be an advantage 6. AP or Lifting Supervisor would be an advantage 7. Excellent knowledge of steel and other products within the industry (Purlins, Decking, Metalwork’s, Temporary Steelwork, Structural Refurbishment Steelwork etc…) 8. Excellent knowledge and ability to read structural drawings, connection details and specifications of various quality 9. Ability to coordinate the Design; Production & Installation of Projects; fully understand the project requirements/scope of works/specification 10. Ability to work to scope of works, budgets and programs 11. Ability to manage the implementation of the IMS Procedures down the chain of management 12. ITP & Handover’s to be managed 13. Ability to produce programs 14. Ability to liaise with Clients site team and engineers 15. Ability to manage a team of Site Managers ensuring successful projects to our clients and commercial success 16. Ability to work well under pressure 17. Pride in the role of Project Manager and all that means in the Construction Industry 18. Ability to liaise with the company buyer, workshop and QS’s successfully working as a Team 19. High standard of admin will be required 20. Ability to communicate professionally with Head Office & Company Directors 21. Excellent organization skills and ability to plan ahead 22. Excellent Negotiation Skills and ability to defuse high pressure situations
Construction Recruitment
Dec 19, 2019
Full time
Assistant Quantity Surveyor Location: Bristol Salary: £20,000 – £30,000 My client is a leading independently owned Construction Company, operating across the UK and Ireland. They are passionate about delivering quality projects and client satisfaction; and always deliver on their promises and ensure excellence in all that they do. They currently undertaking a variety of large-scale projects between with contract values ranging from £0.5m – £30m and have very impressive growth plans throughout 2017/2018. Purpose of Role: My client has secured exceptional and landmark projects across a broad range of sectors, reflecting our depth of resource and expertise to deliver solution based contracts. Based across various sites within Bristol, our Assistant Quantity Surveyors play a vital role in the success of these projects; responsible for the effective management of the commercial function of their site/s. Key Duties/Responsibilities: The Assistant Quantity Surveyor will require attributes such as enthusiasm, commitment (particularly to the team objectives), attention to detail, ability to organise workload and thereby meet tight deadlines, the ability to work unsupervised and the desire to learn and develop. Responsibilities include; • Assist with the preparation of site costs • Measurement from the tender/contract drawings • Generation and collation of the quantities within build ups to Variations • Generation and collation of the quantities within Bills of Quantities or Pricing Schedules for tenders or subcontract enquiries • Production of allocation sheets (including subcontractors) • Completion of the Core Element checks and other materials reconciliations • Input of data for the generation of Key Performance Indicators • Ensure the production of record drawings detail actual site progress • Co-ordinate and collate on-site progress photographs • Procurement (and provision to the site team) of existing site utilities drawings and information • Production and distribution of detailed meeting minutes for all subcontract and client meetings • Measurement on site with subcontractors under re-measurable contracts • Ensuring that all subcontract insurances are current and valid • Sending out sub-contract enquiries and providing comparison sheets • Update COINS with information such as expected payments, certificates and payment dates Desirable Skills/Experience: • Relevant professional Quantity Surveying qualification degree level or equivalent • Working knowledge of MS office applications • Reuired to pass test to obtain CSCS card • Maths skills / numerically minded • Industry experience and knowledge Benefits: • 26 days holiday per annum Plus 8 days Bank Holidays • Annual discretionary bonus scheme • Company Car/ Car allowance benefit • Competitive benefits package
Construction Recruitment
Dec 19, 2019
Full time
Estimator Location: Bristol Salary: £50000 – £60000 My client is a leading independently owned Construction Company, operating across the UK and Ireland. They are passionate about delivering quality projects and client satisfaction; and always deliver on their promises and ensure excellence in all that they do. They currently undertaking a variety of large-scale projects between with contract values ranging from £0.5m – £30m and have very impressive growth plans throughout 2017/2018. Purpose of Role: My client has secured exceptional and landmark projects across a broad range of sectors, reflecting our depth of resource and expertise to deliver solution based contracts. Based across various sites within London, our Quantity Surveyors (QS) play a vital role in the success of these projects; responsible for the effective management of the commercial function of their site/s. Main Responsibilities: The job as Senior Estimator, reporting to Commercial Director focussing on £Multi-M kudos projects in civil and structural projects in South West. Have great potential for career advancement & promotions. The job purpose is ensuring tenders aid in meeting business objectives through preparation and delivery of financially robust bids. More specifically capturing client requirements, prepare preliminaries, estimate costs, bid management, tender adjudication, value engineering, assess & award sub-contractors, and foster productive relationships internally & externally. The Role Responsible for preparation of Tender submissions for Civil Engineering projects Analyse subcontract, material and plant for best and complete value Attend mid and post tender interviews * Cost planning Measuring & ‘Quantity Take-Off’ Produce price & final summary for review Any other duties as may be required. Experience/ Key Skills Preferably degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering or equivalent Experienced in working to SMM7, with knowledge of NRM2 Ideally experienced in using CAD measuring systems Causeway would be an advantage but training will be given to the suitable candidate. Sound commercial acumen A confident communicator with all members of staff; a team player. You must have excellent interpersonal skills; maintain good working relationships with colleagues, clients, and suppliers and have a personable character. Excellent organisational skills and ability to adhere to strict deadlines on a daily & weekly basis Benefits/ Details 37.5hour week. Monday – Thursday, 09.00am to 5.30pm (1 hour lunch). Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm (½ hour lunch). 26* days holiday. Please note, there is an annual Christmas shutdown, staff are required to hold days from their entitlement for this period. (*Plus 8 days Bank Holidays) Staff car park is currently available at our Office. Annual discretionary bonus scheme To apply, please send over your CV to the Recruitment team.
Construction Recruitment Sutton
Dec 19, 2019
Full time
CLIENT My client are a private practice that was established in 1966, and provide traditional building surveying services to a broad client base including developers, private property companies, local authorities and housing associations, the NHS and schools. Their team of surveyors and secretaries is around 12 in number. At present they have a strong work load and this and their team numbers have been consistent despite difficulties in the construction industry in previous years. ROLE They are looking for a Chartered Building Surveyor (MRICS) to carry out Specifications of Work, Surveys for Defect Analysis, Contract Administration, Dilapidations and Party Wall work. This is a diverse area of experience, so we are not expecting them to be an expert in all areas. However, experience of specification, tendering and contract administration for repair, maintenance, extensions and alterations is essential. CANDIDATE The ideal candidate would have to have relevant experience in the fields I mentioned previously and be confident communicating with clients and contractors alike, well organised with an ability to manage their own workload and take a pro-active approach to the projects they manage through to completion. Much of their work is repeat business so we need someone who understands the importance of providing a good service to our clients. Most of their work is centred around London and the South East but on occasion we do have projects further afield. They are based in Sutton.
Construction Recruitment London, NW10
Dec 18, 2019
Full time
Job Description / Overview My client is a small but fast-growing removals and storage company that strives to treat every customer as an individual and exceed their expectations by understanding their needs, planning with excellence and delivering with care. This is a critical role for the organization, especially as we experience a growth phase in the business. You will have responsibility for managing the warehouses, stock management and our containerized and self-storage. You will also be part of the operations leadership team and we are looking for leadership qualities to support other areas of operations as and when necessary. Key responsibilities of the role: Containerised Storage Management Full management of our warehouse of 900+ 35sqft containers Update of storage container availability using our storage software Forklift work – organizing full and empty storage containers Retrieving storage containers and making them ready in the loading bay area for container storage inspections Liaising with accounts and auction houses to sell unwanted goods Maintenance and management of the warehouse forklifts and any other technical equipment Self Storage Management Full management of our small self-storage warehouse of 160 units Update of storage unit availability using our storage software Being present, with some porter duties, whilst customers access their storage Warehouse management / Health & Safety Keep both warehouses and yards clean and tidy Packing materials kept in an orderly fashion in both warehouses Organisation and collections for recycling Regular ordering of skip replacements Assisting the Operations Manager with agreed H&S duties (correct PPE, safety procedures are all followed etc) Parking of vehicles on site is controlled Removals Support Making ready packing materials for removals jobs taking place the following day Occasional delivery of additional packing materials to removal jobs and driving of 3.5t Luton van Potential to jump in and support the removals team for driving and portering in especially busy days Driving a 3.5t Luton van Undertaking the safe handling of customer goods Packing, loading, unloading and unpacking into companies vehicles and into/out of buildings on-site and off-site Being polite and courteous to customers Health and Safety safe systems of work will be followed at all times Stock Audits Weekly audits of packing materials, crates Weekly audits of uniforms and other protective wear Weekly audits of storage clients, including items held in ‘loose’ storage Packing materials placed on order when required Crates are kept clean and stocked with labels Administration Keeping up to date with all administration linked to warehouse and storage – daily update Ability to work with removals CRM system Ability to use MS Office suite of products (Outlook, Word, Excel etc) Other Operations support Provide leadership to operations team when they come to Warehouse to collect vehicles and materials Main interactions: Internal External Operations Manager Head Operations Foremen Removals Drivers / Porters Managing Director Residential move customers Commercial move customers Role Requirements Full Driving licence Fork lift licence At least 2 years’ experience in warehouse management in similar roles Experience in the UK Removals market a bonus (but not a requirement) A self-motivated, driven and passionate individual, who can identify opportunities for improving the current way of managing the warehouse Exceptional time management skills, with the ability to prioritise workloads and meet deadlines Excellent English Flexibility, in order to respond to changing business needs Willingness to engage, learn and share best practice across the team and organization Hours Hours likely to be Monday – Friday 10am – 7pm Plus 2 Saturdays / month (07.00 – 13.00) Approximately 45 hours / week. Department Operations Reporting to: Head of Operations Agency: UCA Consulting Contact Name: Victor Lagnado Contact Email: victor @ucaconsulting.uk Telephone: 07802726729 Industry: Construction Job Type: Permanent Location: London, NW10 Salary: £25,000 – £28,000 PA + Package Job Type: Full-time Salary: £28,000.00 /year
Construction Recruitment Gloucester
Dec 18, 2019
Full time
Senior Quantity Surveyor – Gloucester My client is highly successful, relatively small construction contractor based in Gloucester. They work on a variety of public/private sector projects. They currently have framework agreements in place with local council which are lasting for 10 years, so a great opportunity for long term progression and to join an ever growing team. They work on residential and commercial projects and get involved with new build, refurbishments, extensions, renovations, conversions and maintenance. Examples of projects are village halls, community centres, hospitals etc. Project sizes are between £100k – £1m and their turnover was around £3m last year. The successful Quantity Surveyor will be based from offices in Gloucester with site visits needed as required. The successful candidate will be: Heading up the surveying department for the company Have knowledge of NEC/JCT contracts Public / private sector experience Experience of working on a mixture of commercial and residential projects 10 years Quantity Surveying experience Previous experience performing such duties is a mandatory requirement for consideration for this role. There will be bonuses/incentives for picking up new clients/work. Please note that we will only consider applications from candidates with relevant experience previously gained while working in the UK.
Construction Recruitment Dorset
Dec 18, 2019
Full time
My client is a second-generation family owned and managed business delivering main-contracting services to the Retail, Commercial and Leisure sectors. 1.Purpose: To provide an Assistant Quantity Surveying service across a range of projects under the guidance of a more senior Contract Surveyor / Surveying Director to ensure they are delivered on time and within budget. The role has supervised accountability to commercial functions, accurate contract cost reporting and to mitigate contractual risk. 2.Position Typically Reports to: Surveying Director Contract Surveyor(s) 3.Key Accountabilities and Deliverables: Develop a basic understanding of obligations under the main contracts and sub-contracts. Develop an understanding of the Sub-Contract and Vendor procurement process – orders and buying. Develop an understanding of Customer requirements and KPI monitoring. Communicates, confidentially, professionally and positively with all parties. Develop an understanding of all J M Scully Ltd commercial processes and how these can be used to maximise profit margins. To undertake work in accordance with the Company’s H&S Policy and other procedures. To take reasonable care of the H&S of myself and any other person who may be affected by my acts or omissions at work. To cooperate with any H&S duty or requirement imposed by the Company, and to use anything provided by the Company for health, safety or welfare in accordance with its purpose. 4.Key Tasks: Complete on site measurement and take-off’s. Sending out Sub-Contract and Vendor enquiries with accurate information. Ensure that his or her key objectives are reviewed with line management. Take part in customer review meetings and demonstrate awareness of customer service. Control and request accurate site records to assist in the measurement and evaluation to actual costs and variations. Drawing control/specification revisions – maintaining accurate records. Understanding and controlling the internal and external commercial procedures in respect to sub-contract packages and on site preliminaries i.e. order content with relevant appendices, formalising payment schedules, maintaining procurement schedules and preliminary spend to date comparisons. Develop an understanding of the procedure to support the production of monthly CVR’s. Develop an understanding of the procedure to support the production of regular cost to complete reports. Awareness of risk management control and mitigation of commercial impact. Learn Construction methods and technology from other team members. 4.Key Tasks (Cont’d): Together with other team members, be responsible for cost control on all their projects – maintaining and improving budgets. Comply with policies and best practices. Understanding of administration and contract records. Assist with progress claims with the client’s representative through to invoicing. Assist with and learn how to measure and value sub-contractor’s accounts to maximise profits. Interpersonal skills – Ability to form relationships with supply chain and work effectively with site management and the site team. Basic ability to form relationships with PQS, Project Management and the design team. 5.Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications: Knowledge: Continuing professional development. Basic measurement and valuation. Understanding the tendering and supplemental enquiry process. Sub-Contract and Vendor procurement under supervision from Contract Surveyor. The willingness to learn obligations under contract, claims, loss and expense. The importance and implication of a structured Payment processes – internal and external. Knowledge of the J M Scully ISO processes The drive to learn construction methods and technology from experienced site team members Basic administration of contract methods. Basic Contract Law. Skills: The ability to understand and implement theoretically learnt commercial skills in a practical situation to maximise value recovery, cost control and cash management. Basic understanding of financial reports and final accounts. Ability to form and develop relationships with PQS, design team and supply chain. Good interpersonal skills – ability to work effectively with site management and rest of the team. Qualifications: Training towards an HNC Building Studies / Quantity Surveying (minimum requirement).
Construction Recruitment London, W2
Dec 17, 2019
Full time
CLIENT My client have quickly become renowned for their innovative architecture and stunning interiors. Their building projects have become some of London’s finest addresses. Their formation of houses into modern masterpieces of contemporary design is testament to their commitment to using only the finest materials, leading-edge technologies and an unwavering attention to detail. Though they are a relatively young company, their key people have been excelling in this sector for many years. They have enabled them to make impressive inroads into an exclusive niche market, and this has resulted in their recent accreditation as a full member of ASUC (Association of Structural Underpinning Contractor). ROLE A Project Quantity Surveyor role is to drive the tendering and construction phase of a project ensuring there is no compromise on programme, quality or Health & Safety. This role will require you to manage the multiple tenders ensuring deadlines are not compromised. You will join a team renowned for their exceptional client service who are currently winning a variety of high end residential contracts in London. You will be given exposure to an array of projects and will be providing a full service to a wide range of high end clients. Key Responsibilities Good understanding of traditional building methods and products associated with quality new build and refurbishment of high end properties. Confident in dealing directly with Architects, Quantity Surveyors, Clients and Subcontractors. Attending site design team meetings where required Managing the tender process from start to finish ensuring costings are identified to a high standard. This would also involve managing multiple projects at any one time Able to maintain tight control on variation orders on a large number of on-going projects, assisting Directors, Site Managers and Contracts Managers in recording all variations, pricing them and accurately recording their effect on final accounts and ensure that AI’s are received for all variations Pricing and agreeing variations via the Change Control register. Prepare Post contract activities & Cost planning Take a lead in the calculation and preparation of all company valuations and final accounts. Advice on procurement and contract strategies ensuring robust contract documents are generated Assist with the preparation of estimates and cost plans and in the development of programmes for the delivery Prepare and present monthly job cost analysis data, including those covering financial status, tender and forecast allowances. Analyse current methods and procedures and develop improved methods of working. Assume full control of subcontract orders, applications and assist with subcontract enquiries and management. Overall responsibility for ensuring that all subcontract/supplier orders placed are within budget. Assist in the management of sub-contractor procurement processes Pay regular visits to site, as well as liaise directly with Contracts Managers and Site Managers to ensure all variations are recorded on CVIs and copied to all interested parties. Contributing to achieve appropriate commercial result and report on contract profitability, including reporting to line manager as soon as any individual budget is exceeded or likely to be exceeded. Communicate also on all matters affecting the performance of projects, employees, associates, and the commercial interests of the company. Ensure works are valued and payment obtained in accordance with the contract terms Contribute to the formulation of the monthly financial reports, both internal management accounts and external applications for payment. Pricing additional works and raising Instructions. Raising invoice payments. Person Profile The Project Quantity Surveyor will have: Quantity surveying degree or HND/HNC in Quantity Surveying (Essential) 3-5 years’ experience within the industry (Essential) Good understanding of construction contracts (Essential) Experience in working on high end residential building projects (Essential) Previous experience in using bill of quants. Proficient in the use of Microsoft packages e.g. Excel, Word Enthusiastic, ambitious with the ability to work on your own initiative. Strong communication skills Ability to work flexible hours Excellent attention to detail and proven ability to meet deadlines Package Pay: £40,000 – £60,000 per annum (dependant on experience) Hours: 0800 – 1700 (Monday – Friday – with flexibility required) Location: West London Additional Company Benefits: Competitive
Construction Recruitment Covering SW Postcodes
Dec 17, 2019
Full time
Company Information Established for over 25 years, my client specialises in high end residential contracts, together with building projects for our sister property development company in London. The salary for this role will be £26k and will be a full time permanent role. About You We are looking for a general handyman to work within our After Sales Section that provides planned maintenance for our own developments and private clients, together with carrying out smaller works. You will have experience of a similar role, possess good all round skills and come from a trade background, preferably carpentry. As you will be working primarily on your own in our client’s houses you must be extremely trustworthy and of smart appearance. You will have good interpersonal and written skills together with the ability to problem solve. You will need to be self reliant, be able to manage your time effectively and be able to oversee others as necessary ensuring their work is completed to the required standard The key responsibilities are: Annual maintenance of gutters, manholes, drain runs, gulleys and hopper heads. General property maintenance to include the following: Small decorating works Small plastering repairs Pointing Small carpentry works Lamp changing Easing locks etc Identifying leaks Identifying boiler and mechanical issues Jet washing external areas General repairs including making good external cracks Small tiling works Silicone repairs Clearing rubbish form site as a result of the works Collecting materials if required You maybe required to carry out ad hoc duties on our main contracts. You will be entrusted with holding client’s keys and will be asked to give access to sub contractors, making sure the property is correctly locked up once they have completed their works, reporting back any problems for further action. As you will be working in clients home you will need to provide references. You will be given a company van so a clean driving licence is essential. Use of the company vehicle to and from work, providing you have safe parking. You will be given a smart phone acting as a PDA to receive assignments and for reporting back to the office- training will be provided. These are strictly for business use only and will be your responsibility to look after in accordance with company policy. You will be expected to have your own hand tools including small power tools (110v)