Construction Vacancies

Project Manager (Energy Plant/Electrical)

Permanent
Campus Heart, Southfield Rd, Middlesbrough TS1 3BX, UK
Competitive salary

Teesside £Neg / Day (Excellent) Required for large biomass energy plant project, £500m+. The purpose of this position is to manage the construction projects at site which involves overseeing assigned project schedules and project costs, administering contracts, interfacing with contractors and clients, ensures the implementation of quality control and safety programs through proper execution of competencies such as decision making, leadership, and technical skills and management functions to achieve projects completion targets. Key Duties and Responsibilities Preparation & implementation of Health, Safety and Environmental Plans & Procedures, Quality Plans & Procedures and Methodology and Method Statements Responsibility for ensuring overall project progress is in conformance with the contract schedule & costs Ensuring quality levels in engineering, procurement and site erection are consistent with requirements Ability to interpret and implement Critical Path Network requirements and to strictly adhere to the schedule and all aspects of the contract. Ability to recognise problems and convene meetings with in house staff, sub contractors and/or suppliers to negotiate or solve any problems before work progress is affected. Interpret contracts and develop contractual related documents for issue to clients and suppliers. Ensure costs are forecasted using basic PMI practices. Managing and monitoring the performance of site-based Management, staff & resources Create risk analysis and mitigation, cash flow, schedule, and costing information Provision of both management and technical leadership around all aspects of the Project. Ensure that all documentation of the completed work is monitored, tracked and collated in accordance with the Schedule. To comply with the existing site Reporting Processes and Procedures, whilst offering advice and recommendations to the Project Director/Client by identifying areas for improvement and optimisation. Managing and monitoring the performance of site-based Management, staff & resources Preparation of contract claims including variations & extras. To attend and actively participate in the project daily and weekly construction meetings as required Support the Management Team in enforcement of contract terms & Conditions through interactions with contract executives and site manager. Support the Management Team in evaluating project performance and in managing change. Provide detailed information to the Project Director for the preparation of the site startup portion of the Monthly Project Execution Report. Ensure a Project Daily/weekly/monthly Report is provided to the manager as required. Other duties as assigned by the Project Director. Key Attributes Exceptional knowledge of the detailed requirements of Schedule Management and Reporting Processes and Practices. Strong management and leadership skills Effective communicator. Customer focused. Ability to hold and chair meetings with both the SEL Teams and the Client and End-Customer representatives. Ability to reduce large amounts of data to insightful observations, proposals and recommendations. Strong written and verbal communication at all levels. Capable of delivering results in a diverse, ever changing environment. Strong facilitation, listening and conflict resolution skills. Accepts accountability and program ownership. Ability to operate successfully in a matrix organization. Data focused decision maker. Scope Manages the overall Project progress & costs to execute the project safely and as per the signed contract. Principal Working Relationships Reports on a daily and weekly basis directly to the Project Director to deliver the functional requirements. Direct working relationship with the SEL site management team. Qualifications Prior management or team leader proven experience. Strong planning, control of documentation and reporting skills. Candidate must hold, or be able to obtain, a valid passport and work visas as required in the various countries in which we work Proficient in all standard MS Office and Adobe applications in a Windows environment, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Adobe Acrobat. Willing to travel domestically and internationally as required for specific projects To register your interest please send CV, or call +353 (0)1 632 1200 for more.

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Building Services Engineer / Coordinator

Permanent
London, UK
Competitive salary

Building Services Engineer / Coordinator Dublin & Leinster €Neg + Package Our Client deliver projects nationwide, with an in house Building Services Division, their main body of work consists of supervising both nominated and domestic sub-contractors for new build installations / refurbishment works in the following sectors: Apartment / High Rise Residential Industrial / Pharmaceutical Plants Shopping Centres / Retail Parks Hotels / Commercial Developments Apartment / High Rise Residential Hospitals / Medical Centres Government Buildings / State Buildings Projects of National & International Importance We seek applications from both junior (3+ years post grad experience) and senior applicants. Responsibilities: Liaison with supervision and control of all subcontractors and suppliers. Meet programmed dates by active monitoring. Procurement Programming Drawing Production. Attend regular review meetings with professional team. Productivity control, measurement and quality. Production of methods statements risk analysis. Maintain variation log in conjunction with project QS and advise client of additional costs as they occur. This is an excellent opportunity for ambitious Building Services Engineer / Coordinator to join a leading main contractor who offers excellent salary, employment conditions and definite career path. Please email CV with cover letter to or call 01 632 1200 to discuss in confidence and view other options at www.icds.ie/build

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Quantity Surveyor (Developer)

Permanent
South Dublin, Ireland
Competitive salary

Quantity Surveyor (Developer) [senior & intermediate levels] Dublin & Leinster €Neg + Package + Bonus Our client is the premier house building company in Ireland. The Group is well positioned with a highly attractive land bank of strategically located sites in the Greater Dublin area. Over the next few years they will undertake the planning, design and construction of several thousand new homes in and around the M50. Key responsibilities: Preparing and updating cost plans throughout design development to include liaison with design teams and delivery teams ensuring construction budgets for upcoming developments are robust. Taking off quantities from drawings to create bills of quantities for upcoming developments, providing site teams with working documents and budgets. Procurement of products, services and materials pre-contract including value engineering details and undertaking cost benefit assessments of alternative solutions. Interpretation of live cost reports to incorporate into future cost plans. To attend meetings and undertake site visits. Tasks will be allocated to reflect increasing levels of development and experience. The candidate; 5+ yrs post-graduate experience in a Developer, Contractors or PQS office. An ability to achieve demanding time and quality targets. Good IT skills with competency at Buildsoft, Cost-ex or equivalent, Microsoft Word and Excel A willingness to attend training and to develop relevant knowledge, techniques and skills. To have strong analytical skills and ability to present findings. If interested, send your current CV to barry.kelly@icds.ie or call +353-1-632-1200 for more information. Alternatively visit www.icds.ie/build for more options in Ireland, the UK and Internationally.

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Building Services (M+E) Coordinator

Permanent
Dublin City Centre, County Dublin
€55,000 - €65,000 per annum

Building Services (M+E) Coordinator Dublin Salary - €DOE plus transport, pension Our Client is one of Ireland's largest Main Contractors, a highly reputable company who have a strong ethos of promoting a Work / Life balance for their employees, and strive to ensure there is always enough staff to cover each of their projects. They would be recognised as an excellent company to work for. Their main body of work consists of new installations / refurbishment works in Office Blocks, Industrial Plants, Shopping Centres, Hotels, Apartment Developments, Hospitals and Government Buildings. Responsibilities: • Liaising with supervision and control of all subcontractors and suppliers • Meet programmed dates by active monitoring • Attend regular review meetings with professional team • Productivity control, measurement and quality • Maintain variation log in conjunction with project QS and advise client of additional costs as they occur Requirements: At least Diploma Qualified in Building Services or similar Relevant experience in Building Services in a Main Contractors or a Consulting/Project Management Company. Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizing skills. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Building Services Engineer/Co-coordinator to join a leading main contractor who offers excellent salary and employment conditions. To register your interest please send CV in Word to john.behan@icds.ie or call +353 (0)1 632 1200 for more.

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Bid Manager

Permanent
Dublin, Ireland
Competitive salary

Our client are currently looking for a Bid Manager to join them on a full-time, permanent basis in Dublin. This is a great opportunity to join a growing company within the Irish and Overseas market. The company has successfully tendered and negotiated projects for a range of clients including large multi-national corporations, private companies, local authorities and state authorities. Key Requirements & Responsibilities: - Qualified to Degree level or equivalent in a related discipline i.e. Civil/ Structural Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture or similar - Conversant with Construction industry practices and procedures, including BCAR, Building Regulations, and statutory approvals processes. - Good commercial acumen & analytical skills - Proficient in the use of tendering software. Experience with Microsoft Project & Asta Power Project essential and with P6 an advantage - Experience in managing a bid team - Strong Programming, technical writing and MS Office Skills Reporting to the New Business Director the key responsibilities of the role are: - Reviewing tender documentation and understanding the rules of tendering - Undertaking Bid/No Bid exercises against potential submissions - Understanding the Request for Tender. Deciding timelines and delegating of bid responsibilities - Collating information from multi-departmental resources for inclusion in pre-qualification and tender submissions - Provide technical support as required for prequalification and tender submissions - Submitting completed bids to existing or prospective clients, on time and within budget - Timely management of tender activities - Collaborating with the Business Development Department, Estimating Team and Operations Team - Preparing tender program’s utilising Programming Software including identifying key deliverables and Milestone Dates. - Preparing detailed project methodologies and technical proposals - Preparing site logistic plans/preliminary contractor set-up proposals - Preparing preliminary project risk registers and mitigation plans - Adopting quality control procedures - Consulting with design teams and/or sub-contractors as necessary, during the submission process - Delivering Client & Partner Technical Presentations - Attending tender interviews and site visits - Obtaining feedback from prospective clients when tenders are unsuccessful - Assisting with interviews and corresponding with prospective clients - Reviewing, drafting and implementing improvements in the tendering process - Providing insight and analysis of forthcoming opportunities, purchasers’ mindsets, best practice and dealing with clients Contact Info: If you are interested in this role please send a CV to Stephen.Walsh@icdsuk.com or Call Stephen on 0044208 861 7847. NO CV'S ARE SENT TO CLIENTS WITHOUT PRIOR CONSULTATION AND PERMISSION TO DO SO FROM THE CANDIDATE

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Bid Manager (Construction)

Permanent
Dublin City Centre, County Dublin
Competitive salary

Bid Manager Dublin City €Neg + Package Required for one of Irelands most respected main contractors with €150m+ turnover who have been operating over 100 years’. Key Requirements & Responsibilities: Qualified to Degree level or equivalent in a related discipline i.e. Civil/ Structural Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture or similar Conversant with Construction industry practices and procedures, including BCAR, Building Regulations, and statutory approvals processes. Good commercial acumen & analytical skills Proficient in the use of tendering software. Experience with Microsoft Project & Asta Power Project essential and with P6 an advantage Experience in managing a bid team Strong Programming, technical writing and MS Office Skills Reporting to the Business Director the key responsibilities of the role are: Reviewing tender documentation and understanding the rules of tendering Undertaking Bid/No Bid exercises against potential submissions Understanding the Request for Tender. Deciding timelines and delegating of bid responsibilities Collating information from multi-departmental resources for inclusion in pre-qualification and tender submissions Provide technical support as required for prequalification and tender submissions Submitting completed bids to existing or prospective clients, on time and within budget Timely management of tender activities Collaborating with the Business Development Department, Estimating Team and Operations Team Preparing tender program’s utilising Programming Software including identifying key deliverables and Milestone Dates. Preparing detailed project methodologies and technical proposals Preparing site logistic plans/preliminary contractor set-up proposals Preparing preliminary project risk registers and mitigation plans Adopting quality control procedures Consulting with design teams and/or sub-contractors as necessary, during the submission process Delivering Client & Partner Technical Presentations Attending tender interviews and site visits Obtaining feedback from prospective clients when tenders are unsuccessful Assisting with interviews and corresponding with prospective clients Reviewing, drafting and implementing improvements in the tendering process Providing insight and analysis of forthcoming opportunities, purchasers’ mindsets, best practice and dealing with clients Strong leadership, communication and negotiation skills are essential to the role together with the ability to deliver professional presentations to clients and design team members and build relationships at all levels within the Company and the wider supply chain. Excellent package on offer including pension, discretionary bonus. To register your interest please send CV to john.behan@icds.ie or call +353 (0)1 632 1200 for more.

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Quantity Surveyor - Civils

Permanent
Wicklow, Co. Wicklow, Ireland
Competitive salary

Our client wish to hire a Quantity Surveyor with previous Civils experience for a new WWTP project in Wicklow. ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES Our client would like to hear from you if you are a Quantity Surveyor with previous experience on civils projects such as WWTP, infrastructure – roads, motorways etc. Administration of subcontractors including processing payments, obtaining final account agreements, and resolving disputed issues by negotiation, if appropriate. Be responsible for the timely production of appropriate levels of applications for payments in accordance with the provisions of the conditions of contract. Provide commercial advice to the site team, and management on all contractual issues Attend and provide input to relevant customer/client commercial meetings Provide input to contracts with client’s representatives Provide and control strategy of commercial contracts with client’s representatives. THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE Minimum of 5 years working on large scale projects for main contractors as a Quantity Surveyor Minimum Degree qualification or higher Experience working with a main contractor on large scale civil engineering projects Familiar with Irish contracts Enthusiastic, motivated individual required Strong written and verbal communication skills Ability to use time productively, maximise efficiency and meet challenging work goals Possess ability to work well as part of a team and independently Contact Info: If you are interested in this role please send a CV to Stephen.Walsh@icdsuk.com or Call Stephen on 0044208 861 7847. NO CV'S ARE SENT TO CLIENTS WITHOUT PRIOR CONSULTATION AND PERMISSION TO DO SO FROM THE CANDIDATE

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