Piling Design Engineer

This is an excellent opportunity for a graduate engineer with some experience in the construction, civil or rail industry to join one of the country’s most progressive civil engineering contractors.

You will have a Civil Engineering or Engineering Geology Degree and preferably some experience in the design of piled foundations, retaining walls, ground anchors and soil nails along with a reasonable level of proficiency in the use of geotechnical software packages and should be able to work on your own initiative. Experience in structural design would be an added advantage.

Successful candidates should demonstrate a desire to become chartered and be able to contribute towards the continued successful growth of the business.

In return the successful candidate will be offered a competitive salary, a profit sharing bonus scheme, a stakeholder pension scheme and a structured training and development programme.

The role will be based in Nottinghamshire, although successful candidates will be expected to spend a period of time in other regional offices, so all applicants should have a full UK Driving Licence.

If you are interested in the above position please email a copy of your CV or call for a confidential conversation.

HSQE Advisor

This is an excellent opportunity for a Health & Safety professional with drive and experience in the construction, civil or Rail industry to join one of the country’s most progressive civil engineering contractors.

Using your experience and initiative there is opportunity for you to make a big difference. You will be part of a professional team striving to achieve continuous improvement of the Health and Safety Performance.

Suitable applicants should be:

  • Qualified to NEBOSH Construction certificate standard minimum, with at least 5 years experience in either the Construction, Civil or Rail Industries
  • Willing to travel throughout the UK, with a full Driving licence.
  • Able to communicate at all levels.
  • Experienced in Quality and Environmental Management too
  • IT literate, familiar with the Microsoft Office suite.
  • Hands on in their approach to managing and improving standards in Safety, Quality and Environment
  • Able to deliver health and safety training would be desirable

Rewards include an excellent salary, company car, profit sharing and pension scheme.

If you are interested in the above position please apply or call 01780 482750 for a confidential discussion

Sales Director – Central London

Our client specialises in Change Management in the Financial Services sector and is looking for an effective Business Development professional to bring in new business and continue to develop existing clients.

The majority of this niche consultancy’s business comes from Investment bands where they are renowned for transformation projects focussing on people and business processes (rather than pure IT transformation solutions).

If you have a trusted network of senior contacts in the London financial Services sector and a track record of winning new consultancy business, this could be the next exciting step in your career.

To apply please send CV or to find out more please call Mark Bolton for a confidential discussion.

Quantity Surveyor

Our client is a progressive specialist foundation contractor working on contracts throughout the UK in housing, rail, roads, commercial and industrial sectors. Due to continual growth and demand for their services they are looking to strengthen their team with the appointment of 2 x Intermediate QS’s.

What you’ll be doing
• Provide guidance to other members of the Commercial/quantity surveying team and Project Directors/Managers on all aspects relating to commercial activity on a specified project or range of projects
• Ensure all duties are carried out in accordance with standard company HSE procedures and work instructions
• Contribute to the management and maintenance of a contract cost reporting system, ensuring all financial information is managed and up-to-date and tracked with budget/tender allowances, commitments and deviations highlighted and managed
• Continually monitor projected costs to completion in line with budget
• Ensure contract variations are identified, valued and turned into agreed variation orders with the customer in a timely manner

Experience / Requirements
• Have previous experience in Quantity Surveying within a relevant business environment
• Hold a relevant QS qualification and a valid CSCS card
• Have a sound working knowledge of construction and contract law and various forms of Conditions of Contract
• Have proven ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative
• Have knowledge and understanding of sub-contracting principles, together with the ability to draft and administer sub contracts

To apply please email a copy of your CV or call Mark Bolton for a confidential discussion

Technical Sales Manager

The Company

Our client is the world’s leading steel and mining company, with a presence in more than 60 countries and an industrial footprint in over 20 countries. Guided by a philosophy to produce safe, sustainable steel, we are the leading supplier of quality steel in the major global steel markets including automotive, construction, household appliances and packaging, with world-class research and development and outstanding distribution networks.Through our core values of sustainability, quality and leadership, we operate responsibly with respect to the health, safety and wellbeing of our employees, contractors and the communities in which we operate.For us, steel is the fabric of life, as it is at the heart of the modern world from railways to cars and washing machines. We are actively researching and producing steel-based technologies and solutions that make many of the products and components we use in our everyday lives more energy-efficient.We are one of the world’s five largest producers of iron ore and metallurgical coal and our mining business is an essential part of our growth strategy. With a geographically diversified portfolio of iron ore and coal assets, we are strategically positioned to serve our network of steel plants and the external global market. While our steel operations are important customers, our supply to the external market is increasing as we grow.

The Role

The Technical Sales Manager is responsible for developing business in UK and Ireland.
She/he is responsible for the commercialisation of all steel foundations solutions and associated products (sheet pile, foundation pipes, foundation beams, tie rods, accessories) in the respective geographical area by a combination of commercial skills, customer relationship management and technical knowledge.

Main responsibilities and activities:

– Ensuring, through regular contact, visits and being connected to end-users/authorities, engineering companies and where necessary with contractors, to be aware of all current and future projects and the updated status of these.
– Through regular contact, be involved and ensure the company Steel Foundation Solutions are the preferred option for all stakeholders.
– Create a network, with all stakeholders, to ensure that you are kept aware of all involvements regarding projects.
– Providing detailed market analysis, monitoring competition and following-up on new market tendencies.
– Generating commercial offers/budgets where necessary, negotiating and closing sales by agreeing conditions and terms with customers and suppliers.
– Generating directs sales to end-users/authorities by unique selling.
– Negotiating construction tenders and contract terms to meet both customers and company’s needs.

The Candidate

Structural / Civil engineering degree or Masters degree

Other requirements:
– Some experience in direct contact with all related stakeholders in preferably the construction industry preferred
– Commercial and contractual expertise
– Self driven, entrepreneurial, result oriented, open minded and dynamic
– Working experience in a project oriented, dynamic and multinational environment preferred
– Good communication and report skills.
– Willingness to travel frequently ( 50 % of time ), mainly within UK and Ireland

To apply, please email CV or call Mark Bolton on 01780 482750 for a confidential Discussion

Geotechnical Estimator – Rail

We have an exciting opportunity for a estimator with expertise in rail based geotechnical projects.  Candidates should be able to demonstrate they are commercially aware and possess the tenacity to chase up submitted tenders to win business. You are likely to have gained experience at a similar foundation subcontractor working within the rail sector.  Opportunities for development are excellent.

To apply please send your CV to mb@cnacivils.co.uk or call 01780 482750 for an initial confidential chat.

Divisional Director – Ground Stabilisation

We are looking for an ambitious Director to run the Ground Stabilisation Division of a multi-million pound foundation contractor with responsibility  for grouting, soil nailing and ground anchors. The ideal candidate must have previous senior management / Director experience within the geotechnical industry and a track record of success.

Candidates should have technical and contract management experience in compaction and permeation grouting, embankment stabilisation, mine working bulk infill, drilling and site investigations.

You will be responsible for safety, quality, preparing budgets, controlling the resources, including recruitment, training and development of staff as well as all financial (full P&L) aspects of the Division. It is important to drive the continuous improvement culture in the division and achieve  targets set for turnover, gross margin and cash. You will also be expected to assist in identifying and obtaining suitable orders and maintain relationships with clients and suppliers as well as having a non compromise attitude to Health & Safety.

You are likely to have a civil, geotechnical or construction degree and will need a Full Driving Licence.

To apply either click below,  send CV and  salary details to mb@cnacivils.co.uk or call 01780 482750 for a confidential discussion.

Piling Director

We are looking for an ambitious Director to run the Piling Division of a multi-million pound foundation contractor with responsibility  for large diameter piling, including CFA and Precast. The ideal candidate must have previous senior management / Director experience within the Piling industry and a track record of success.

You will be responsible for safety, quality, preparing budgets, controlling the resources, including recruitment, training and development of staff as well as all financial (full P&L) aspects of the Division. It is important to drive the continuous improvement culture in the division and achieve  targets set for turnover, gross margin and cash. You will also be expected to assist in identifying and obtaining suitable orders and maintain relationships with clients and suppliers as well as having a non compromise attitude to Health & Safety.

You are likely to have a civil or construction degree and will need a Full Driving Licence.

To apply either click below,  send CV and salary details to mb@cnacivils.co.uk or call 01780 482750 for a confidential discussion.

Director – Business Development /Sales

We have an exciting opportunity for a Sales Director to join an established financial services management consultancy.

Since their inception in 2011, our client has driven large-scale, transformational change projects and built exceptional relationships with some of the world’s leading financial organisations.

They typically work with their clients on their most critical and complex projects, delivering elegant solutions on time and to budget. The firm currently has a strong pipeline of business with a number of prestigious banks and the successful candidate will join an established leadership team.

By keeping their focus tight, our client maintains an unrivalled depth of industry knowledge and expertise in Programme/ Project Management and Process Excellence.

The firm currently has a strong pipeline of business with a number of prestigious banks and the successful candidate will join an established dynamic leadership team.

The Role:

It is an exciting opportunity for a Business Development Director to join an established boutique management consultancy where they will have responsibility for business development and sales.

The Director position offers the candidate the chance to significantly influence growth, help shape the firm and be personally rewarded for that contribution.

In your role as a Director, you will be responsible for generating sales by wining new assignments.

They operate at pace, so the appointed Director will be expected to ‘hit the ground running’ and be ready to deliver from day one.

The Candidate:

Our client is looking for a “street fighter” with 10 years’ management consulting delivery, including at least 3 years winning assignments within the Banking sector.
What’s important for our client is that we are not looking for a big 4 consultant who wants to have a look around at the market. Having that experience is good, but we are looking for a consultant, who may be working as an independent or works for a smaller firm, but has the personal impact to be able to win high level consulting assignments.

To be successful you will have credibility with London based peers and clients alike, having operated at a senior level within a Management Consultancy firm, in the financial services sector.

Candidates must have a personal track record over several years of ‘seven-¬‐figure’ sales, whilst also delivering work for clients often exceeding expectations but always on time and on budget.

You should also:
• enjoy building strong relationships with a network of senior client contacts and have extensive experience of managing multiple stakeholders.
• feel comfortable within a small firm with big client opportunities.
• welcome the chance to make a big difference and help shape an established but ambitious and growing business.

…..please apply by sending your CV inclusive of achievements to Mark Bolton or call me on 01780 482750 to discuss this unique opportunity in more detail

Regional Manager – Foundations

Our client has achieved excellent growth over the past 5 years and now needs to expand its operations to cover the midlands and north from a new office in Staffordshire.
We are looking for a Piling / Foundation specialist with experience of different piling techniques including cfa, mini, rotary and driven. Skills in running a new office will be just as important, so sound business development and estimating experience in this market together with some design and operations management would be an ideal blend.
The salary will be negotiable for the right person, but for further information and a confidential discussion,  call Mark Bolton on 07732678973 or send your CV to apply for the position.