Construction Vacancies

PROJECT MANAGER, RC FRAME- HOUNSLOW

Permanent
London, UK
£65,000 - £85,000 per annum

CONTRACTS MANAGER - RESIDENTIAL NEW BUILD Our client is a well established principal contractor who specialise in the residential and mixed used, design and build new build projects across london and the UK . They also have a growing body of commercial, retail, industrial and restoration projects. Their excellent Health and Safety record is particularly vital while carrying out work Their business models prides itself on delivering success on and they achieve this by providing a completely integrated service that is focused from inception to completion. With a sharp upturn in projects, our client would like to appoint a Project manager to oversee and deliver on a multi phase high volume residential development in Hounslow., on RC Frame and will be responsible from inception to completion The successful Manager will take responsibility for the management of teams of site managers who carry out works from inception to completion, ensuring that a consistently high level of client satisfaction is delivered and maintained. The successful candidate will have a steady work history on projects in the UK with experience in manageing similar new build residential projects from a main contractor, as well as possess a flexible, methodical and conscientious approach. Reporting to the contracts director, this is an important position within the company with excellent prospects for long term development and progression. As such our client is only considering candidates on a full time perm basis and will regrettably not consider freelancers at this time. The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and qualities: Developer or main contractor overseeing residential and commercial projects from £3m upwards on traditional build Experience in dealing with RC Frame Writing method statements and risk assessments Finding workable solutions to problems as they arise Experience in a similar role as a Contracts Manager or Project Manager Experience in overseeing / managing teams of workers Excellent interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills Excellent organisation skills and a fine eye for detail. Be numerate with good report writing skills The ability to impart instructions clearly and lead and motivate your teams Be a good problem solver, able to prioritise and manage your time efficiently and meet deadlines. Have a flexible, methodical and conscientious approach. This is a key role and the client wishes to interview and appoint ASAP. For more details and to arrange a meeting, send your CV, together with documented details of your completed projects ASAP

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Commercial Manager - Facades

Permanent
Co. Dublin, Ireland
Competitive salary

Our client are at the forefront of the Facade industry in Ireland, they are now seeking to appoint a Commercial Manager to assist in heading up new projects which have been won. The role is based out of Swords, Dublin - with travel to sites across Ireland, occasionally the UK. Overview The Commercial Manager is responsible for the planning, coordination, staffing and control of the Surveying function Costs Report on the financial performance of Contracts on a monthly basis using the existing cost control reporting system. Continually seek to improve our systems and procedures as they relate to your department. Embrace Lean Manufacturing technique as they apply to your area. Prepare and review monthly cost reports for current projects. Liaise with Finance Director on cost overruns as they impact the budgeted mark-up on contracts. Review costs regularly with Project Managers and report on discrepancies. Review contractual arrangements between the client and Main Contractors / Clients. Create an early warning system for problematic projects and report feedback to Estimating to close the loop. Valuations Prepare and submit interim payment applications for on-going projects. Prepare and submit change orders and variations to on-going projects. Attend site to review progress and agree monthly valuations with Main Contractor Quantity Surveyors. Negotiate and agree final accounts with Main Contractors / Clients. Where necessary, prepare extension of time claims and any other contractual claims. Ensure the accuracy of the monthly payment applications of the Surveying Department, including the supervision of the work of other QS's. Ensure that monthly payment applications are presented in a timely manner, since the timing of valuations has a critical impact on cashflow. Be responsible for the output of the Surveying department. Sub-Contractors In co-operation with the Contracts Manager appoint installation sub-contractors and other key sub-contractors. Assess sub-contractor payment applications and certify payments, and when not personally certifying work, supervising the work of others. General Pre-tender and post-tender discussions with clients and professional teams Resolve contractual issues with Clients, Design Teams, Main Contractors and Sub-Contractors Attend project meetings and identify potential variations and revenue-generating opportunities Assist Estimating with detailed measurements, take-offs and contractual matters, where necessary If you are interested in this role please send a CV to Stephen.Walsh@icdsuk.com or Call Stephen on 0208 861 7847. NO CV'S ARE SENT TO CLIENTS WITHOUT PRIOR CONSULTATION AND PERMISSION TO DO SO FROM THE CANDIDATE

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Commercial Manager (Progression)

Permanent
Co. Dublin, Ireland
Competitive salary

Commercial Manager (Progression) Dublin, North Dublin €Neg Commercial Manager required for one of Ireland’s leading facades specialists working on high profile projects in Ireland and the UK. Travel to Construction sites throughout Ireland and occasionally UK. Great opportunity with progression opportunity and chance to work on €Multi-million projects across Commercial, Educational, Healthcare & Pharma sectors. Role Costs Report on the financial performance of Contracts on a monthly basis using the existing cost control reporting system. Continually seek to improve our systems and procedures as they relate to your department. Embrace Lean Manufacturing technique as they apply to your area. Prepare and review monthly cost reports for current projects. Liaise with Finance Director on cost overruns as they impact the budgeted mark-up on contracts. Review costs regularly with Project Managers and report on discrepancies. Review contractual arrangements with Main Contractors / Clients. Create an early warning system for problematic projects and report feedback to Estimating to close the loop. Valuations Prepare and submit interim payment applications for on-going projects. Prepare and submit change orders and variations to on-going projects. Attend site to review progress and agree monthly valuations with M.C. Quantity Surveyors. Negotiate and agree final accounts with Main Contractors / Clients. Where necessary, prepare extension of time claims and any other contractual claims. Ensure the accuracy of the monthly payment applications of the Surveying Department, including the supervision of the work of other QSs. Ensure that monthly payment applications are presented in a timely manner, since the timing of valuations has a critical impact on cashflow. Be responsible for the output of the Surveying department. Sub-Contractors In co-operation with the Contracts Manager appoint installation sub-contractors and other key sub-contractors. Assess sub-contractor payment applications and certify payments, and when not personally certifying work, supervising the work of others. General Pre-tender and post-tender discussions with clients and professional teams Resolve contractual issues with Clients, Design Teams, Main Contractors and Sub-Contractors Attend project meetings and identify potential variations and revenue-generating opportunities Assist Estimating with detailed measurements, take-offs and contractual matters, where necessary 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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Quantity Surveyor

Permanent
89 - 90 Lower Gardiner Street, Dublin, Ireland
Competitive salary

Quantity Surveyors (Grad, Assistant and Intermediate) €Neg + Package Dublin/Leinster & London, UK ICDS have new full time / permanent vacancies with Tier 1 main contractors, leading property developers and large specialist sub-contractors across Ireland including: Assistant QS (3+ year’s experience), to join property developer in Dublin, projects in the commercial and residential sectors, reporting to Senior QS, with long term prospects. QS (Intermediate), for construction of 1,500 houses and apartments along the Luas line, 5 year build programme, definite career path for ambitious candidate. Senior QS Roles: Senior QS, with developer for €75m riverside mixed use development in Dublin's Docklands. Senior and Junior QS for Tier 1 national contractor with projects from €10 to €85m in Dublin and Cork, projects in the pharma, industrial and commercial sectors. QS for national contractor on school bundles in Louth, Meath, Kildare. Project QS, refurb, fit out and restoration projects to listed structures including hotels and state buildings. Senior QS, for the construction of Primary Care Units, various locations, Dublin, Meath, Kildare. QS for regional contractor, with focus on the Munster and South Leinster regions, projects to €20m. If interested, send your updated CV to barry.kelly@icds.ie or call +353-1-632-1200 for more information. Alternatively visit www.icds.ie/build for more options.

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Document Controller (Construction)

Permanent
89 - 90 Lower Gardiner Street, Dublin, Ireland
Competitive salary

Document Controller (Construction) Dublin City (Near the point Depot) €40-45k (Neg) Required for leading real estate company who are undertaking significant construction projects in Dublin city up to €100m as part of their expansion plans. This role is a great opportunity to join a very exciting company at an early stage in the development process, as well as an opportunity to use your experience to shape how projects can be efficiently delivered. The Project Coordinator role covers the Site Assistant and Document Control functions. The purpose of the role is to be the main point of contact for team information, communications and knowledge share for the team, head office, the client and contractors. The role will involve liaising with external consultants to design and cost control projects and liaise with Project Management Team. Software Bluebeam - Design Collaboration Reporting on Google Drive / Dropbox Document Storage/Archive using MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook etc Document Controller - Duties New consultant/contractors’ supplier paperwork processing. RAMS and insurance processing. Confirmation that all is in place prior to works commencing. Process Contractor and Design Team weekly reports. Collation and transmittal of minutes of meetings. Collation of weekly reports – collection, filing, updating. Photo uploading / management. Master Document List (MDL) Tracking - Updating and coordinating documents ensuring that the most up to date documents are allocated to the appropriate project. Update of Action Trackers and communication of same. Lessons Learned/Process Improvements. Updates to master schedule. Bluebeam / Smartsheet / MS transmittals. Bluebeam / Smartsheet support and training. Create/Edit Bluebeam/Smartsheet/MS design documents. Attend and Assist with Contractor Site Kick Off Meetings. Project Team Facilitator - Duties Acting as first point of contact for the PM team. Managing the PM and design team calendars. General design team and contractor/suppliers queries/support. Planned preventative maintenance schedule management. PSCS uploading/downloading/filing. General design team and contractor/suppliers queries/support. Assisting Commercial Reporting Cost plan processing and updating. Issuing Purchase Orders (PO’s) Assisting Programme / Planning Reporting Updating programmes / planning masterplan – all project overview. Coordinate Process Planning and Planning Document Tracking. Assisting QA Reporting 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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M&E Project Manager

Permanent
65-73 Shaftesbury Ave, Piccadilly, Soho, London W1D 6EX, UK
Competitive salary

Our client are a well-respected Electrical Sub-Contractor who are now looking for a Project Manager to join them on a full-time permanent basis for projects in and around London. As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for leading the project team. This includes the overall delivery, performance and management of the operational project team and stakeholders to ensure that all activities meet the programme, cost, safety and quality objectives of the Project and business. Personal Specification Key Tasks and Responsibilities: Establish productive, professional relationships with key personnel both internally and externally Ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget and to Sudlows required quality and standards Identify risks and ensure they are reported, managed and mitigation measures are put in place Ensure the project budget and costs are managed effectively including reimbursements for variations to the contract. To adopt a right first time ethos with all aspects of the installation. Responsible for ensuring effective use of meetings and recoding and management thereof. Responsible for programme set up and progressive monitoring and control of the programme at all times and through the supply chain. Promote Cultural Based Safety on site. Conduct regular reviews of drawings/document control on site, ensuring the correct versions are being used and maintained. Design management – attendance at design team meetings. Responsible for overseeing the commissioning and witnessing of all systems To maintain accurate commercial and progress reporting on a regular basis. Take full responsibility for all plant and materials hired by the company Responsible for the day to day management of the project team. Directly manage the procurement of the supply chain be that sub-contractors or suppliers and to fully ingratiate sub-contractors & suppliers into the requirements of the project. Develop an understanding of our clients’ needs and ensure accurate and factual communications with the client. Maintain accurate and detailed progress reports both internally and externally. Develop the designs to include site level co-ordination and details which may develop during construction, feeding this back to the design team where necessary. Work with the Programme Manager and provide an up to date status, together with any programme risks and any dependencies which exist. The above outlines the key accountabilities of the position, however this cannot be comprehensive and other duties, as directed by the company and within the job holder’s capabilities may be required The role will be based on a project in a defined geographical area however flexibility in this respect within the region will be expected. Skills and Qualifications: Degree/Qualified Trades background desireable Membership of a professional body Strong leadership and influencing skills Previous experience as a Project Manager. Planning and Organising: Ability to organise own workload Ability to prioritise work and deliver to tight deadlines Able to maintain accurate and timely records as required by the role Forward thinking, dedicated and driven Working with People: Able to establish a rapport with service users as necessary e.g. clients, members of the public, other contractors etc. Understands how to encourage and influence people to get the best from them Understands the needs of others and able to respond accordingly Communication : Able to communicate factual information politely and courteously. Has excellent spoken skills e.g. telephone and face-to-face conversations. Has advanced written and numeric skills appropriate to the job. If you are interested in this role please send a CV to Stephen.Walsh@icdsuk.com or Call Stephen on 0208 861 7847. NO CV'S ARE SENT TO CLIENTS WITHOUT PRIOR CONSULTATION AND PERMISSION TO DO SO FROM THE CANDIDATE

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