Construction Director

  • £ 80000.00 - £ 95000.00 per annum
Job Title: Construction Director  
Salary: £78,000 - £90,000 dependent on experience + package  
Location: High Wycombe  
Start date: ASAP  
   
A main contractor in the Midlands who are owned by major Hong Kong investors are currently looking for a Construction Director to join the team. The financially stable, construction business are opening a brand new office in High Wycombe due to winning a number of projects in and around the Surrey and Berkshire area.  
 
Specification:
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  • The client are ideally looking for an individual who has worked for a main contractor - e.g. Kiers, Wates, BAM.
  • Someone who is has industrial and commercial knowledge.
  • Worked on commercial, industrial, retail and leisure projects - e.g. student accommodation or hotels
  • Wants the individual to come from a Construction, contracting background.
  • Someone who is hands on rather than strategic.
  • Get involved with the searching process for Head of Commercial.
 
If you are interested, please send across your CV to e.stein@englandassociates.co.uk.

Site Manager

  • £ 40000.00 - £ 65000.00 per annum
Site Manager and Assistant Site Manager - residential build, Hampshire      
CLIENT OVERVIEW:  Our Client is an iconic national house builder that has been listed on the stock market for over 30 years.        
During the 1990s the Group grew organically, establishing an unrivalled track record of consistent growth. Following several successful acquisitions in the nineties the group now delivers over 10,000 units per annum though  network of over 25 house building divisions.        
Job Vacancy: SeniorSite Manager        
         
Reporting to: Area Building Manager        
         
Accountable to: Construction Director        
         
Job Purpose: To establish and manage a site workforce capable of constructing homes in a safe and diligent manner, to the highest possible standard, on time and in line with predetermined cost.        
         
Responsible for:        
         
Staff: Labourer, Forklift Driver, Apprentices Sub- Contractors and Utility Providers.        
         
Budgets: To manage the construction process of all new homes in an efficient manner thus ensuring that costs are kept within budget        
         
Scope: The Construction Department in an Operating Company is responsible for the company's developments which will vary from time to time including, any of the product range and both greenfield and brownfield locations; ensuring construction of a quality product, safely, within agreed budgets        
and timescales and works particularly closely with the Sales Department to ensure Customer satisfaction.        
         
The Department also ensures the company's policy on Health & Safety and the requirements of Health & Safety Legislation are met and safe working practices are actively encouraged.        
The post holder is responsible for effectively managing and  controlling all aspects of the build process on a development, as specified.        
         
Key Responsibilities:        
1. To comply with the company Build Policy and Procedures.        
2. Supervise and co-ordinate staff, Sub-Contractors, material suppliers and Utility providers to ensure an efficient method of build to the required build quality and build programme.        
3. Scheduling work to be carried out to ensure production targets are achieved and high quality of product is maintained.        
4. Ensure that production targets are met whilst producing the highest quality of product and ensuring costs are kept within budget.        
5. Effective daily use of appropriate company Information Systems and databases.        
6. Comply with Site Managers responsibilities as laid down in the Group's Health,        
Safety & Environment Policy and complete the relevant documentation on a weekly/monthly basis.        
7. At all times comply with company policies, procedures and instructions.        
8. Implement new ideas and methods and continue to seek ways of both improving contribution to the organisation's goals and enhancing the reputation of the company.        
9. Liase with Sales department and customers to ensure the highest possible Customer Care performance/ satisfaction and complete all relevant inspections and documentation.        
10. Direct liaison with Sales, Technical and Commercial departments ensuring that up  
to date records of all site activities are retained, thereby achieving cost/quality        
control; and report on the same to Contracts Managers/Construction Director.        
11. Lead, motivate, communicate with, develop, appraise and performance manage    
staff to ensure staff are fully motivated to achieve best performance to meet the        
company's needs.        
EXPERIENCE & SKILL SET RQUIREMENTS: To apply you should ideally have a carpentry or bricklaying background, followed by several years specific site management experience with a large volume builder.        
SALARY & BENEFITS: To attract the right skills and quality candidates the company can offer an attractive salary including a basic salary to £35-65k, pension, life assurance, company car / allowance and annual bonus scheme.        
TO APPLY: Please contact Jordan Shepherd, Specialist Residential Recruiter, on 01489 232080 or email your interest to j.shepherd@englandassociates.co.uk      

Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • £ 60000.00 - £ 75000.00 per annum
Senior Quantity Surveyor - Regional Construction Company  
       
CLIENT OVERVIEW: A family owned contractor with several regional offices around London and Home Counties. With over 150 years' experience they are the premier regional contractor in the South.  
       
Job vacancy opportunity: Senior Quantity Surveyor  
   
Our client is looking to add a number of experienced Quantity Surveyors to the rapidly growing team. Due to the expansion and the recently established southern office they require new personnel at all levels.   
   
Projects: To work as part of the commercial team on a number of high value, exciting educational, healthcare & care home projects across the southern region (Projects in Walton-on-Thames, Cobham & Woking).      
       
Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications Required      
Essential:  The ideal candidate will have QS experience with a tier 1 main contractor working on high value projects between £5m-£30m.  
   
Desirable:      
HNC or Degree qualified      
Previous experience with main/regional contractors.  
   
SALARY & BENEFITS: To attract the right skills and quality candidates the company can offer an up to £75,000p.a. + company car / allowance, pension & bonus scheme.  
   
TO APPLY: Please contact Stephen Morley, Specialist House Building Recruiter, on 01489 232080 or email your interest to s.morley@englandassociates.co.uk  

Quantity Surveyor

  • £ 38000.00 - £ 53000.00 per annum
Job Title:  Quantity Surveyor  
Location: Berkshire
Salary: £38,000 - £53,000 + benefits
Start date: ASAP     
 
A highly respected, family owned construction company are currently looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join the team. The role is site based in Slough, but there may be times when you are based in the regional office at Theale. The ideal person will have education and commercial office experience.
 
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Pre-start reviewing design, contract and cost plan allowances with team
  • Attending and contributing to design team and client project meetings
  • Take off BQ's from drawings and specifications (must be competent to do this for all packages from groundworks through to finishes)
  • Preparing and sending out tender packages, negotiating orders with trades and putting together subcontract orders
  • Carrying out site measures and valuations again subcontractor applications including issuing payment and withholding notices
  • Preparing client applications and variation accounts
  • Preparing and maintaining the procurement schedule and warranty tracker.
  • Managing and supporting any junior staff if applicable to site
  • Preparing monthly CVR report to run through and agree with the visiting Commercial Manager
 
Personal specification:
  • Someone who has recently had sole project responsibility
  • £10m project so education experience
  • Commercial office experience
  • Refurbishment and demolition experience
 
Rewards and benefits:
  • The salary ranges from £38k - £53k  dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.
 
If you would like more information on this role and are interested, please email your CV to e.stein@englandassociates.co.uk

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • £ 20000.00 - £ 30000.00 per annum
Job Title:  Assistant Quantity Surveyor  
Location: Surrey and West Sussex
Salary: £20k - £30k + benefits
Start date: ASAP     
 
A highly respected, family owned construction company are currently looking for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join the team. The individual will work in in and around the Surrey and West Sussex area, covering Worthing, Woking, Cobham and Walton-on-Thames.  The ideal person will have absolute tier 1 background in educational and healthcare.
 
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Support the team on projects
  • Supporting the Quantity Surveyors on cost control of projects
 
Personal specification:
  • Ideally educational/healthcare knowledge
  • Understanding of the construction industry
  • Ideally tier 1 background
 
Rewards and benefits:
  • The salary ranges from £20k - £30k  dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.
 
If you would like more information on this role and are interested, please email your CV to e.stein@englandassociates.co.uk
 

Quantity Surveyor

  • £ 30000.00 - £ 45000.00 per annum
Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Location: Surrey  
Salary: £30k - £45k (dependent on experience) + benefits  
Start date: ASAP     
 
A highly respected, family owned construction company are currently looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join the team. The individual will work in in and around the Surrey and West Sussex area, including Worthing, Woking, Cobham and Walton-on-Thames. The ideal candidate will have worked with main contractors and have tier 1 background.
 
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Help oversee cost control of projects
  • Support the team on the projects
  • Calculate materials needed
 
Personal specification:
  • Experience working for main contractors
  • Ideally tier 1 background
  • Ideally educational/healthcare experience
 
Rewards and benefits:
  • The salary ranges from £30k - £45k  dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.
 
If you would like more information on this role and are interested, please email your CV to e.stein@englandassociates.co.uk
 

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