£ 40000.00 - £ 50000.00 per annum
Quantity Surveyor - Location: Surrey - £40-50,000 salary        
         
This is the ideal role for a Quantity Surveyor with proven experience of working in the Refurbishment or Capital works sectors and is looking to join a leading company that provides a safe, secure and friendly working environment for all its employees.

As a Surveyor, you will be responsible for the financial and technical aspects of contracts including procurement, invoicing and payment to ensure effective cash-flow management and meet profit and ROCE budgets. You will also prepare tenders by measuring and calculating rates for estimating and ensure all work issued have labour targets to return agreed performance.  Additionally, you will manage the contract accounting and ensure prompt payment and control cost information. You will also develop and maintain relationships with the workforce, customers, subcontractors and suppliers.        

Your other duties will include
:

- Procuring & Managing subcontractors in line with contract budgets
- Ensuring productivity targets are agreed and issued before contract start
- Managing the billing process to minimise capital usage
- Producing monthly contract valuations

To be considered for this role, you must have
:
- Experience in the commercial management of response contracts, minor works and or planned projects        
         
- Experience of working with social housing and local authority clients desirable        
         
- Experience of working on schedule of rates type contracts and the ability to price minor works from first principles        
         
- A successful track record of converting tenders        
         
- A working knowledge of standard forms of contract        
         
- The ability to plan and supervise the delivery of contracts        
         
- The ability to build successful working relationships with customers and colleagues        
         
- Computer literacy        

As a Surveyor, you must be a customer focused team player with strong judgement and decision making abilities. You must also be commercially savvy and be adept at thinking logically and analytically. Exceptional interpersonal and communication attributes are also key.        
         
We like to challenge our employees, but we make sure you are rewarded- and we don't just assume that has to be monetary- we care about your development and we are committed to your career.
         
Package
Competitive salary + Company Car with fuel allowance  
£ 40000.00 - £ 60000.00 per annum
Business Development Manager - Location: Surrey - £40,000-£60,000 salary  
A brilliant opportunity has arisen in the Surrey area for a Business Development Manager to join an ambitious and growing regional building maintenance and refurbishment business with an expanding portfolio of contracts.  
Role  
The Business Development Manager will play a key role in enabling the continued growth of the company. Your role will be helping to identify, develop and win new opportunities across all of the company's divisions - one delivering long-term cyclical contracts the other delivering building maintenance and refurbishment projects. The role will enjoy a significant degree of autonomy whilst benefitting from the support of the Board of Directors.   
What You Will Need to Succeed
  • HND/Degree or equivalent in relevant discipline
  • Identify and actively build relationships with clients and professional advisors/consultants who are in target areas/markets to identify new opportunities for the company
  • Support the retention of existing clients by working to understand their forward plans, key issues and objectives
  • Oversee the design and management of marketing campaigns
  • Develop a forward pipeline of opportunities - keeping the company's CRM system up-to-date
  • Raise the profile of the company by planning and implementing an events programme - including attendance at industry, client and professional event
  • Maintenance Generation of monthly pipeline reports for Board of Directors
    1. Candidate Information
  • In depth understanding of the construction, property and housing sectors
  • Good general knowledge of construction and maintenance contracting and the role of the main players (clients, consultants, principal contractors)
  • Experience of leading tendering and bid processes with public sector, education or housing association customers.  
  • Track record of identifying and winning new business opportunities within a similar environment
  • A flexible and positive attitude
  • A willingness to 'get stuck in' and do what it takes to help grow the business
  • Good IT skills -- both MS Offices packages and CRM systems
  • A self-starter - comfortable working independently with limited supervision
Package  
You will receive a salary circa of £40,000 - £60,000 (depending on experience) plus a car allowance.  
If you are interested in this position please contact me as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.    
£ 30000.00 - £ 45000.00 per annum
Health & Safety Manager - Location: Surrey - £30-40,000  
I am looking for an experienced Health & Safety Manager who has knowledge within repairs and maintenance sector. The ideal candidate will come from the property services industry.  
Role  
You will learn our trade risks, be guided and mentored through our business and will be responsible for raising the profile of Health, Safety and Environmental issues throughout the organisation and ensure a consistently safe working environment to all employees and customers, increased Near Miss emphasis and reduced injury rates within the group.  
You will support the UK HSEQ function, ensuring a professional, effective and efficient service to all internal customers, providing advice and safety training. Establish high levels of understanding of health & safety rights and responsibilities throughout the organisation through effective communication at all levels across the business, you will be responsible for formulating a local area plan, in line with Company Policies and Procedures to ensure that the appropriate accreditations and assessments are in place across the organisation in line with our specific sectors and customer requirements.  
Support managers in order to resolve staff problems over health and safety at work. This may include, as appropriate, visits to and inspection of workplaces, preparation of written reports, conducting research, the provision of advice and information, participation in direct meetings and negotiations with employers.  
Candidate Information  
You will be a keen and interested candidate who aspires to being a HSE professional with:
  • Excellent people management and communication skills.
  • H&S qualification - Nebosh is essential
  • Grad IOSH - minimum requirement
  • Quality Auditor (IRCA) qualification - desirable
  • Full clean driving license essential
  • Experience of a multi-site blue-collar environment a distinct advantage
  • Experience of managing diverse business trades, Joinery, Grounds Maintenance etc.
  • Good Knowledge of ISO 9001:2015, OHSAS 18001 standards and accreditations etc.
  • Good Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and other reporting tools
  • Ability to work on own initiative and to tight timescales
  • Self-motivated with the ability to adapt to different circumstances with a customer-focused approach to delivering projects.
If you are interested in this position please contact me as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.  
£ 35000.00 - £ 50000.00 per annum
Painting Surveyor - Location: London - Competitive Salary    
           
Position  
We have an opportunity for an experienced Quantity Surveyor who thrives on having that balance of, putting the customer first, profit and being confident in the handling of painting/cyclical contracts.
We are looking for a Quantity Surveyor who matches that ambition to secure work and build long lasting relationships.  
Responsibilities
  • To be a part of making this business successful you will have full responsibility for the commercial accountability of the contracts/ works you are on.
  • You will prepare tenders, build relationships in order to secure business.
  • You will measure and calculate rates for estimating and ensure all work issued have labour targets to return agreed performance.
  • You will develop the necessary relationships internally with the Contracts Manager and the direct labour workforce, along with the sub-contractors and suppliers to ensure the work is completed on time, within the margin and… you have made profit.
  • You will be producing and have full accountability for your CVR's
  • You will ensure productivity targets are agreed and issued before contract start
  • You will ensure the client is satisfied with the works and continue to build the relationship to secure future business.
    1.  
    2. Candidate Information
  • Proven experience in a similar estimating and surveying role
  • The ability to measure and price works from first principles
  • The accountability to manage your contracts successfully
  • Experience of working with direct labour and sub-contractors
     
If you are interested in this position, please contact me as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.     
£ 27679.00 - £ 27679.00 per annum
Carpenter - Location: Portsmouth - Salary: £27,679 per annum    
A great opportunity has become available for a reliable and skilled Carpenter to join a regional company recognised for developing and training its staff to succeed in their roles.    
Role    
This role is based from the Portsmouth office working in our Portsmouth City Council term maintenance contract.  The contract services and maintains over 8,000 social housing homes and 718 council buildings. You will join our maintenance team of over 150 staff who have been delivering this contract for over 12 years.    
To be successful in this role you will be expected to use your skills, knowledge, experience and training to carry out the “right work at the right time” ensuring a high-quality standard of workmanship, health & safety and compliance to the company's processes and procedures in delivery of your work. You will need to have an open and positive attitude, be a team player and be able to embrace and work in new ways to improve yourself, the team and service to the client. When dealing with customers, client representatives or peers and team members you will need to be professional at all times and demonstrate high standards of customer service and care.    
The most important elements relating to your work are;  
A wide variety of carpentry repairs in occupied homes, buildings and empty properties. The work will include; fitting of various types of doors, first and second fixing, kitchen installations, ceramic wall tiling, vinyl floor tiling and non-licenced asbestos removal (where full training will be given).  
   
Qualifications & Experience:
  • Must hold a full valid driving license.
  • NVQ level 2-3 in carpentry or equivalent
  • Experience working in social housing or building maintenance environment.
Benefits    
You will receive an annual salary of £27,679, a company van, 23 days holiday, company pension and life assurance cover. You will also have access to a number of other benefits that the company offers to its staff.    
If you are interested in this position, please contact me as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.     
£ 29868.00 - £ 29868.00 per annum
Electrician - Location: Farlington - £29,868 per annum      
Role      
To carry out responsive repairs and void repairs to housing and corporate assets stock, and from time to time support other maintenance contracts as required when demand requires.
 
Key Activities
 
Electrical test and inspection
Reactive repairs and fault finding
Full domestic electrical rewiring
Electrical installation to kitchens and bathrooms
Electrical installation of domestic heating systems     
 
Essential Qualifications:
  • Must hold a valid driving licence
  • 17th Edition wiring regulations
  • Testing & Inspection 2391 or equivalent 2394-2395
 
Benefits
  • Salary - £29,868 per annum
  • Holiday - 23 days per year
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension Contribution
  • Company Van
 
If you are interested in this position, please contact me as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.     
£ 26000.00 - £ 30000.00 per annum
Multi Trade Operative - Location: East London - £26-30,000 per Annum
England Associates are recruiting for multi trade operatives, who will report directly to the Supervisor. The successful post-holder will be depot based in the Essex area, participating within a gang to ensure safety of site, self and colleagues, quality of work and production.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Carry out a variety of fire risk assessment improvement works as issued
  • Ensure that work is completed to a high standard within a reasonable time scale
  • Complete the required paperwork that is to be handed in on a weekly basis
  • To be able to carry out on site risk assessments & raise issues when circumstances arise
  • Work flexibly and carry out any suitable duty requested of you
  • Take ownership of issues on site
  • Communicate with the supervisor as & when required 
  • Use IT (tablet) upon completion of jobs
Key Skills & Qualifications:
  • Holder of a Full UK driving licence
  • Holds the relevant Industry qualifications (e.g. applicable Apprenticeship or NVQ equivalent)
  • Cat & Genny Trained (desirable)
  • CSCS Card
  • Carpentry/Joinery qualifications or experience (desirable)
  • Practical experience
  • Committed/ Hardworking/ Reliable worker
  • General willingness to be helpful, enthusiastic and flexible
  • Able to work as an individual and as part of a team 
Candidate Information:
The Successful candidate will have experience of covering FRA works. Experience of having a multi trade's background is essential. Candidates must have their own appropriate tools. They will be provided with a company van as well as uniform.
For this role you must be able to communicate and engage with customers efficiently. You must have good customer service skills and be able to conduct yourself in a professional manner.  
Package:
Salary: £26-30,000 per year
Company Van + Fuel Card
If you are interested in this position, please contact me as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.     
£ 120.00 - £ 140.00 per day
Multi Skilled Operative - Location: Basingstoke - Day Rate  
I am looking for experienced Multi Skilled Operative who have a background working within Newly Built Homes.  
Own tools, PPE and van required.
Role  
You will be responsible multi trade works including repairing, fixing and fitting aspects of a newly built properties whilst also providing exceptional customer service to the home owners.
  • Carry out remedial works as deployed by the customer service team in occupied and unoccupied properties - complete repairs on time/first visit.
  • To review defects lists and procure any materials required prior to customer appointments.
  • Flexibility is a must as travel is required
Candidate Information  
The Successful candidate will have experience in planned and responsive within the property services/housing industry. Candidates must have own transport as well as appropriate tools and PPE.
Candidate must be multi-skilled including Carpentry, Joinery, Painting, Decorating, Tiling and General Quality maintenance within the housing industry.
For this role you must be able to communicate and engage with customers efficiently. You must have good customer service skills and be able to conduct yourself in a professional manner.    
Benefits  
Competitive day rate based on experience.   
If you are interested in this position, please contact me as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.     
£ 135.00 - £ 140.00 per day
External Painters/Decorators - Location: Winchester - Day Rate  
I am looking for experienced painters who have a background working within Newly Built Homes.  
Start date will be 7th May 2019 and will be a minimum of 6 weeks work. Own tools, PPE and van with roof rack required.
Role  
You will be responsible for decorating all external aspects of a newly built property. You will liaise with your site manager and report directly to the contracts manager.  
Essential Qualifications:  
  • CSCS (Blue)
  • Clean Drivers Licence
Candidate Information  
The Successful candidate will have experience in planned and cyclical decorating within the property services/new homes industry. Candidates must have own transport as well as appropriate tools and PPE.  
For this role you must be able to communicate and engage with customers efficiently. You must have good customer service skills and be able to conduct yourself in a professional manner.    
Benefits  
Competitive day rate based on experience.   
If you are interested in this position, please contact me as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.     
£ 32000.00 - £ 35000.00 per annum
Gas Safe Plumber - Location: Isle of Wight - £32-35,000 salary  
Role  
You will be working mainly in people's homes and must therefore be able to maintain a professional appearance and attitude, whilst being polite and courteous at all times. Some tenants will be elderly and/or vulnerable which means that you must have well-developed interpersonal skills and be able to empathise with tenants that you interact with before, during and after undertaking your work.
 
Your purpose is to carry out the right work at the right time; which means a quality job completed efficiently in a safe, clean and tidy way. This is to ensure that the properties you service are compliant in terms of gas planned maintenance.  
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • The annual inspection and testing of boilers and the subsequent issue of Landlord Gas Safety Certificate (CP12) in live tenant and void environments covering across the Isle of Wight.  
  • Fault-finding, servicing and repairs to boilers and other gas appliances.
  • Inspection and certification of other gas appliances such as cookers.
  • Installation of new boilers and other gas appliances.
  • The coaching, mentoring and assessment of a beginner or improver Gas Safe Plumber.
  • Occasional associated plumbing work as required.
  • Apply rigorous and sensible Health & Safety planning and practices in all you do, using risk assessments, method statements and PPE where needed.
  • Be willing to work out of hours to the requirements of the client and participate on the call out rota, when required.
  • Fully diagnose a job before starting work; identifying the materials you need and other trades that may be required for full completion.
  • Communicate with the operations centre to provide your estimated completion time, materials used on the job and completion details.   
  • Ensuring the customer is kept fully up to date with all aspects of the work and that they understand any disruption to their day-to-day living that may arise from your work.
  • Making sure that your work environment is always safe and tidy, with particular attention to the cleanliness of the work area as you leave.
  • Ensuring your company vehicle is kept safe, clean and tidy at all time.
  • This is not a list of everything you will do, above all we want you to be flexible and to contribute fully within abilities to enable the company to achieve its goals so be prepared to do whatever your job requires.
 
Required Qualifications:
  • Full current driving licence
  • Gas Safe Registered
  • Hold an ACS accredited qualification for a minimum of 5 years.
  • Plumbing NVQ Level 3
  • Unvented hot water certificate (advantageous)
 
Required Experience:
  • Over 5 years' experience as a registered gas safe plumber, ideally with a domestic background.
  • A minimum of 1 year's gas related fault-finding experience.
  • Coaching and mentoring and apprentice or improver gas safe plumber (advantageous)  
 
Benefits  
Salary: £32-35,000 + Company Van & Fuel Card
23 days holiday + bank holidays
Pension
Life Insurance
   
If you are interested in this position, please contact me as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.     
£ 35000.00 - £ 40000.00 per annum
Void Supervisor - Location: West London - Salary: £35,000-40,000
 
England Associates currently have a fantastic opportunity for Voids Supervisor to cover West London. The role is to work for a leading maintenance contractor.  
 
The ideal candidate will have experience managing Voids. The main duties will involve pricing work using SOR codes, managing multiple sites, managing sub-contractors, check health and safety and liaising with management.  
 
Please only apply for this position if you are comfortable pricing work using SOR codes.  
 
The roles will include a company vehicle and fuel card.  
 
Salaries will vary on experience up to £40,000   
 
£ 60000.00 - £ 75000.00 per annum
Job Title: Commercial Manager        
Location: Sheffield        
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 + package        
Start date: ASAP             
       
My client is looking to recruit a Commercial Manager, who will report to the -Commercial Director. The successful post-holders prime function is to increase value, reduce cost, drive profit and manage risk in a safe and ethical manner of the contract(s) they are working on.  
   
Key Responsibilities:  
Line management and integration of new team members where appropriate  
Ensure cash flow is maximised including ensuring payments are received on time  
Provide commercial input including financial and contractual performance forecasts to the management team. Help ensure that business targets and KPI's are exceeded  
Preparation of monthly cost / value reports for area, together with review of results and consideration of trends with other contract team members  
Production of commercial reports together with review of results and consideration of trends with other contract team members  
Physical measurement of works and agreements with client and subcontractors  
Agreement of certification and payment of subcontractor accounts - monitoring of such accounts against forecasts  
Implementation and compliance with the contract change control procedure and monitoring thereof including notices to client as appropriate  
Commercial and contractual advice to area team as and when required  
Managing sub-contractors including sending out enquiries, collating prices, comparing with tender, negotiation, order placement, agreement of account and payment  
Carry out any other duties not identified above and as required by their manager  
To assess, review and mitigate commercial and contractual risks and implement the client's policies for risk management.  
   
Key Skills and Qualifications:  
Holder of a Full UK Drivers Licence  
Educated to Degree level, or equivalent experience  
Experience within a similar role  
Confident IT skills, proficient in the use of MS Office in particular Excel  
Excellent Communication skills both written and verbally  
Must be an excellent organiser with proven time management skills  
Must be flexible in hours of work and travel  
   
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Being part of the client means living our values of being collaborative, enthusiastic and forward thinking. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to the client and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.  
The client is an inclusive employer.  
Let's shape your world together.
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