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• Lead, motivate, support & develop the project teams to engender a constructive, problem solving, high achieving attitude matched by results.
• Manage all operational aspects of specific projects and activities ensuring that they are on time, within planned costs, to the standards, specifications and drawings.
• Work closely with the Estimating team to contribute to the preparation of accurate project estimates and bid documentation, assisting in all relevant aspects of the company’s tender & post tender negotiations leading to the successful award of contracts for which bids...
We are currently looking to recruit a Site Manager with experience of new build / high quality finishes for our South Eastern based construction client on a temporary basis for a period of approximately 5-6 months in Bath for a start in October 2014. Additionally for the successful candidate, this role has the opportunity of progressing from a temporary to a permanent position due the high number of contract awards recently secured.
Our client is a specialist main contractor who operate on a national basis across a number of sectors including Leisure with project such as Bars & Restaurants, Nightclubs, Hotels, Casinos and Commercial...
Our client is a well established main contractor in the Bristol area with a particularly strong presence within the retail sector, having worked with a broad range of major food and non-food retail partners.
Due to ongoing growth they require an experienced Project Manager to join them on a permanent basis.
Your role will involve taking the project lead in regards to large build and refurbishment schemes across the South. Projects may typically value up to £15 million.
You will effectively manage an established project team as well as carry out regular client liaison, ensuring that key clients are kept up to speed with project developments...
Our client is a well established main contractor with an annual turnover in excess of £100 million. Due to ongoing growth throughout the south west they have approached us with the need to recruit an experienced Project Manager to join their team, initially delivering all aspects of a £10 million care home in the Bristol area.
As PM you will deliver the scheme as 'No.1' reporting to the Head of Construction. Specifically this will involve:
- Managing extensive site teams
- managing all health and safety and quality issues.
- Carrying out regular client update meetings
- Managing project programme
- Reporting back to senior management...
We are currently recruiting a Document Controller / Site Secretary to be based at on a site in Bristol for 12 months +. The successful candidate will report directly to Project Manager of the development and will undertake the following duties:
1. Compiling directory of all subcontractors on site
2. Processing and distributing mail and e-mail
3. Filing and maintenance
4. Faxing and photocopying
5. Dealing with routine enquiries
6. Preparing refreshments for meetings
7. Write all delivery notes
8. Provide the HR department with weekly records pertaining to sickness and holidays of all monthly paid staff
9. Inform Payroll department of all...
A Rapidly growing construction company that specialises in delivering Decent homes upgrades on social housing has an exciting opportunity for a Quality, Health , Safety and Environment Advisor to join their team,
Reporting to the QSHE manager you will ensure ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 systems are retained, maintained, developed and improved. you will be carrying out Health & Safety day to day management and reporting across the business and ensuring that the company is compliant with all current legislation. You will also assist with attaining PAS 2030 and ISO 18001.
Essential skills and qualifications;
ISO 9001 and 14001 internal auditor...
Sales Manager – Formwork, Groundwork and Civil Engineering
Job Title: Area Sales Manager – Formwork, Groundwork and Civil Engineering
Job reference Number: 692098-8189-14280
Industry Sector: Construction, Formwork & Falsework, Specialist Formwork & Falsework Sub-Contractors and Main Contractors
Area to be covered: South West, ideally based near Bristol
Remuneration: £30,000-£35,000 Negotiable + £5,500 commission
Benefits: Fully Expensed car + full benefits package
The role of the Formwork, Groundwork and Civil Engineering Sales Manager will involve:
• Selling predominantly the hire, but also the sale of formwork and falsework...
Green Recruitment Solutions are currently seeking a Head of Scheduling for a world leading engineering, construction and project management Company. You will serve as primary corporate resource for implementing planning and scheduling methods, procedures, and systems on major projects. The role will encompass schedule planning, scheduling methodologies, progress and performance measurement, resource planning and scheduling, standards and procedures, check schedule preparation, schedule review and analysis, examination of risk and schedule contingency, and historical data collection, analysis and maintenance. Included also, is integration...
Application Technicians x 2 - apprentice trained - must be able to drive - experience of working general engineering, construction or general building tradespeople - surface preparation skills/experience - record keeping - based Avonmouth, Bristol - salary £18K plus £4K bonus potential
We are looking for an Application Technician who is apprentice trained and who has experience of working with associated trades such as general engineering, construction or general building trades to work at a newly opened site
Candidates for the position of Application Technician (Engineering/Construction/General Building) must have surface preparation...
Our client, a leading international construction company are looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join their growing Western Construction Division on a project based in Bristol.
Main Purpose of the Job
To manage commercial aspects of allocated projects in accordance with Company procedure;
To liaise and collaborate with the construction and design teams in all aspects of contractual activities;
To take ownership for maximising commercial results for allocated projects;
To represent and serve the best interests of the Company to meet Client expectations and encourage repeat business.
To apply for this position, call Gareth Hughes...
Green Recruitment Solutions are currently seeking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor for a Principal Contractor that specialises in the design and construction of AD (Anaerobic Digestion) facilities. They have an impressive track record and are growing year on year, both in headcount and revenue. They have successfully constructed a number of £2m+ projects across the UK and have a healthy pipeline of future endeavours.
Presently they have a peak in potential prospects at the table and could do with some help to bring these clients to the point of signing a contract. This involves developing the prospect from the letter of intent stage or award...
Construction Site Manager
£35,000 neg. plus pension and health care
We are currently looking to recruit the services of an experienced Site Manager to join a medium sized construction team.
Ideally you will need to have a strong varied site background having worked within/on, build, Façade, Drywall, Refrubs, Fitouts and ideally metal frame structure builds.
If you have a civils background then that would be an advantage.
Your duties will include:
• Site meetings, pre-contract meetings, progress meetings
• Ordering materials
• Appointing sub-contractors
• Prepare method statements
• Complete risk assessments
Retail Design and Build Manager
Circa £60K + excellent benefit package
A successful and prominent UK retail construction contractor is seeking an experienced and reliable Retail Design and Build Manager to work nationwide.
Working on a variety high profile retail schemes across the UK as the Retail Design and Build Manager, you key responsibilities will be:
? Provide a consistent and reliable stream of communication between the design and site based workforce
? Accurately record and relay any changes to the design process for the purpose of delivering within deadlines Identify and communicate any potential...
My client is a multi-disciplinary property and construction consultancy seeking an intermediate or senior level Project Manager based in Bristol to take responsibility for the delivery of a variety of small to large valued projects (principally residential and commercial).
The key elements in this role will be the management of projects, leading them from their inception, through the gateway process and handover, to operation. You will be heavily involved in client liaison and the resolution of key project and client issues, as well as developing rapport and repeat business. You will be responsible for the development of the Project...
Area Sales Manager BLUA15618
Covering Central England and Wales
Our client is a world leader in design, production, distribution and installation of construction materials, they are the UK's leading provider of glass and glazing solutions to the architectural, construction, building maintenance, door and window and insurance repair sectors. With a British heritage stretching back 150 years, their unique capabilities span the entire glass and glazing supply chain.
They currently have an exciting opportunity for an Area Sales Manager to join their distribution division covering a territory of Wales and selected postcodes...
Branch Manager BLUB15624
Up to £35k
Our client is a world leader in design, production and distribution of construction materials, they are the UK’s leading provider of glass and glazing solutions to the architectural, construction, building maintenance, door and window and insurance repair sectors. With a British heritage stretching back 150 years, their unique capabilities span the entire glass and glazing supply
Developing sales and maximising profitability by building successful relationships with customers and staff, the Branch Manager is tasked with running and maintaining a safe, efficient and cost-effective branch...
Site Manager - Retail - South West - 5 - 7 weeks starting early October with further opportunities upon successful completion of this project
My client is a privately owned business that provide all forms of construction from New Build, Extensions to Refurbishments and specialise in working in Live environments, minimising disruption to clients activities whilst maximising the change to layout, appearance and associated requirements. Their range of services covers complete, stand-alone projects to space swops and roll out schemes on a national basis
As a pro active employer our client is continually looking...
My client has secured a prestigious job with RAF Lyneham to provide 12 Ministry of Defence Single Living Accommodation barracks, the onsite works elements of the project will last at least one year with a very real potential to secure many more barracks.
We are looking to recruit a full time Quantity Surveyor on a temporary basis for the duration of at least one year to work at the RAF base. The surveyor will be the on site eyes and ears for the company and will be reporting to a Senior Surveyor based at head office.
You will need to have a personable nature as the position will involve communicating with a number of senior level clients....
A leading provider of Multi-Utility services to the UK Construction industry has ambitious plans to increase their market share. Their focus lies heavily on both the New Build Housing and commercial market sector.
Role : Electrical Design Engineer
Location: Bristol, Bath, Gloucester, Newport, Gwent, Swindon
Package: (Depending on Experience): 40K – 70K Basic Salary + Car + 10% Bonus
The Job : Electrical Design Engineer
The Electrical Design Engineer position will be involved with the following :
• The Electrical Design Engineer will work on multiple designs projects in both new build housing and commercial market sectors...
Green Recruitment Solutions are currently seeking a Principal Process Engineer for a world leading engineering, construction and project management Company. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in Thermal Power or Energy from Waste projects. The primary purpose of the role is to assist the Energy from Waste team in achieving company objectives with respect to delivering world-class designs for both internal and external clients
• Prepare estimates for the implementation of process services.
• Identify the client requirements and make any recommendations as necessary.
Produce and develop thermal process...
An exciting opportunity has developed for an experienced administrator to join the project team on a high profile multi disciplinary rail project in the South West
Our client have been awarded a design and build project to undertake track renewal, upgrading existing railway structures including 4 bridge reconstructions for electrification clearance and the upgrade to two stations in order to improve capacity of the local network for Network Rail. Overall value is circa £30m over a 2.5 year design and construction period commencing October 2014.
Project Offices will be based in the Bristol area.
Time 4 Recruitment Solutions require a Design Manager
An experienced Design Manager for an established National contractor to work from their Bristol office. This company has offices throughout the UK and some travel will be involved.
They are looking to recruit an experienced Design manager to work out of their Bristol office, initially dealing with working on a multimillion pound project near Chippenham and therefore some travel will be required. This project is going to be a large manufacturing unit for a worldwide company and therefore quality and attention to detail are very important.
You will be experienced in working...
Sales Engineer - Good Basic, Plus Car, Plus Comm
We are seeking an enthusiastic, well presented Sales Engineer to work for this highly successful company, which has been established for over 100 years and has a t/o of approx. £90m.
They are based in Wiltshire, but you can live anywhere in the South West, eg, Swindon, Bristol, Bath, Trowbridge, Melksham, Warminster etc, as this is a field sales position.
You must have a technical sales background and worked with construction materials, steelwork fabrication of mechanical markets
You must have the ability to read drawings and quote around those drawings. However full training...
Plant Fitter/Construction Machinery Mobile Engineer
We are recruiting for two Plant Mobile Engineers, and one Workshop Engineer
Salary: £10 - 12.00 phr basic + overtime at time and a half outside of your 8am -5pm hours, + van + mobile etc.
This is an opportunity to work for one of the most established and well respected Dealerships in the South West.
As the Plant Fitter/Construction Machinery Mobile Engineer, you will travel and work unsupervised at customer sites to service and repair heavy plant machinery including Excavators, Dumpers, Dozers etc.. You should ideally be based around the Bristol area.
Ideally, you will be conversant...
In line with the AMP6 programme set out for the next 5 years our tier 1 contracting client has agreed terms with some of the leading private utility companies for the construction and development of the water industry.
Our client is looking for a Quantity surveyor to join the Bristol Water Network Maintenance Contract, You will manage the development services, mains renovations and rehabilitation works, whilst reporting to the Senior Quantity Surveyor.
On a day to day basis you will take on tasks such as these stated below:
Ensuring timely preparation of accurate rehab and development main laying scheme quotations...