Our client is a large environmental consultancy that offers professional advice and technical support services on a wide range of environmental disciplines, covering such diverse areas as Landscape Architecture, Town Planning, Waste Management, Impact Assessment and Engineering design.
They are currently searching to fill 2 active vacancies. One for a CMLI and the other at Assistant level for their Somerset-based office.
Chartered Landscape Architect Position -
The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years' commercial experience in a landscape office. A genuine interest in working in a multi-disciplinary environment with other specialists, including ecologists, planners and environmental planners, will be a bonus.
The key candidate requirements for the role are:
A confident, positive and proactive approach
Keenness in taking responsibility for projects and people
Experience in managing less experienced staff, including mentoring
Up to date knowledge of the regulatory & planning environment
A flair for creative thinking and good freehand drawing skills
Ability to prepare clear, concise, accurate reports and plans
Good communication skills
Excellent time and task management skills
Good IT skills in appropriate design packages
A full UK driving licence
This position offers good opportunities for career development, an outstanding working environment and an excellent remuneration package.
Assistant Position -
The role will include working on Landscape and Visual Impact Assessments for a variety of schemes including renewable-energy, waste management facilities, residential and commercial projects.
There will also be opportunities to be involved in landscape design, planning and environmental projects.
The successful applicant will have some of the following:
Licentiate or Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute
An experienced user of AutoCAD and ideally have knowledge of other relevant software packages, e.g. Photoshop, Sketchup and GIS software
Have proven LVIA report-writing skills;
An attractive package is available to the successful candidate, commensurate with experience. The applicant must have a valid driving licence.
We are looking for a Chartered Surveyor to join the Agricultural and Commercial Department of a Surveying practise based in the South West.
You must be a MRICS Chartered Surveyor and a RICS Registered Valuer with Business Development experience able to assist with the expansion of the firm. You will be offered genuine career progression and you will be a key member of the team.
Your varied workload will include:
Commercial property sales and lettings
Residential lettings and management
Planning and development
BPS and Agri-Environment Schemes
Estate, farm and property management
The successful candidate will be ambitious, self-motivated and able to work alone as well as part of a team. You must be IT literate with strong writing/presentational skills and have a valid UK driving license.
Our clients are a well-established Civil Engineering & Groundworks contractor who are currently looking to recruit an ambitious Graduate Quantity Surveyor to join their office in Somerset.
They're ideally looking for someone either recently graduated or about to graduate with a degree in Quantity Surveying. Previous QS experience is desirable but not essential as all training is provided. The role will involve working closely with Senior Surveyors on a variety of groundworks and civils projects throughout Somerset and surrounding areas.
In return, they're offering a competitive salary with excellent training and career progression prospects to further your career.
- BSc Quantity Surveying degree (or working towards)
- Previous QS experience is desirable but not essential
- Strong communication skills
- Strong IT skills
- Full UK drivers licence