Our clients are a well-established Chartered Quantity Surveying practice looking for an ambitious Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join their office based in Greater Manchester.
This is an excellent opportunity to develop and progress your career as a first class Quantity Surveyor with first class training, APC support and genuine progression prospects. Competitive salary, package and benefits on offer.
- BSc Quantity Surveying Degree (RICS Accredited)
- Minimum of 2 years' previous QS experience
-Good IT literacy
-High levels of numeracy and literacy
-Excellent communication and organisational skills
-Capable of working to strict targets and timescales
-Capable of communicating effectively and efficiently with design teams and colleagues
-Ability to multi task and prioritise workload
-Highly committed and confident individual with a professional and proactive approach to work
-Flexible, self-motivated, and capable of working on own initiative with minimum supervision
-Capable of working under pressure but able to recognise when to seek advice on prioritisation and urgency of tasks
-Ability to multi task and to meet stringent deadlines
-Ability to work within a team effectively
-Ability to adapt positively to change
-Ability to work within a diverse and fast paced environment
Our clients are a well-established consultancy who specialise in providing Project Management, Quantity Surveying & Building Surveying services across a variety of market sectors including Residential, Commercial, Retail, Leisure, Industrial & Distribution. As they continue to expand, they are currently looking for an ambitious Project Manager to join their team based out of their Manchester office.
They're ideally looking for someone with a minimum of 3 years' experience, preferably in a consultancy environment, to join their team working on an exciting range of projects. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing company offering excellent training and genuine career development prospects along with a competitive salary (up to £50K depending on experience/qualifications) plus package.
- BSc Quantity Surveying or Construction Management Degree
- Minimum of 3 years' experience, preferably in a consultancy environment
- Experience working in multiple sectors is desirable but not essential
- Either already pursuing professional chartership or looking to do so in the near future
- Excellent communication and client-facing skills
- Full UK drivers licence
Our client is a specialist consultancy providing services within Ecology, Landscape Architecture and Arboriculture.
They are now seeking a Senior Ecologist to join their Greater Manchester based team. Working within the multidisciplinary team, you will manage a variety of projects, small and more complex, from planning initial surveys through to post planning application mitigation and works. You will provide support to more senior staff, as well as assisting more junior staff as they develop their skills and experience.
Candidates will carry out Phase 1 habitat surveys, NVC's and botanical surveys Ideally candidates will have extensive experience of surveying and species requirements, an in-depth knowledge of the licencing process and implementing mitigation
The successful candidate will be degree qualified in an ecological/environmental discipline
Have at least 5 years' experience, including within an ecological consultancy role
Have excellent report writing skills providing clear and concise information, including design of mitigation and habitat management plans.
Confident in working with and advising a wide variety of people from ecological and other disciplines to achieve successful outcomes to projects
You are likely to be an Associate or Full Member of CIEEM and will have a full clean driving licence
In return, the company are offering an excellent remuneration package commensurate with experience. Included in this is the potential for flexible working hours and even part-time/working from home if absolutely necessary. They also offer a generous pension scheme and numerous other additional benefits.
Our client is a well-established multi-disciplinary company that are well known for their designs and executions of environmental projects. As the company continues to grow and take on new projects they are now expanding their team and are seeking a Senior Ecologist to work out of their office in Greater Manchester.
The Senior Ecologist should have:
An ecological/environmental related degree
5 years' experience within an ecological consultancy
Ability to complete Extended Phase 1 habitat surveys
Preferably NVC or detailed botanical survey experience
Extensive experience of surveying and species requirements
In-depth knowledge of the bat licensing process and implementing mitigation
Be experienced in protected species survey and mitigation
Hold some kind of species surveying licence and have experience of the licensing process
Excellent report writing skills
Understanding of design, mitigation and habitat management plans
Experience of programmes such as ArcGIS, CorelDraw and CAD or similar
Experienced in undertaking EcIA and possibly HRA
Project management skills
Ability to train and mentor Junior Ecologists
Associate or Full Member of CIEEM
Full clean driving licence and access to your own car
In return the successful Ecologist will be offered the chance to work in a dynamic team with a competitive salary and benefits.
Our Client offers independent and professional solutions to all issues that arise from the presence of environmental risks in buildings. With their simple clear approach, they help their clients regulate and eliminate risks in these areas. Due to expansion the company is now looking for enthusiastic, ambitious Graduates to train as Occupational Hygiene Consultants and be based out of their Greater Manchester office.
The successful candidate will be provided through a staged development programme leading to formal WMS/BOHS qualifications and a permanent role as an Occupational Hygiene Operative.
The role will involve:
Accompanying qualified Occupational Hygiene Operatives onsite to test and monitor a number of environmental risks focusing on air, noise and vibration.
Testing and inspecting clients water systems for hygiene and bacteria
Learning approved methods and current legislation
Using tablet PCs and paper work to record site findings
Creating site drawings and reports
The ideal candidate will require the following:
Ability to work in a team environment
An enthusiasm for the environment and hygiene industry
In return the candidate will be offered a progressive salary, company vehicle, mobile phone and full training programme.
Our client, a consultancy of Ecologists, Landscape Architects and Arboriculturists, whose extensive experience includes residential, educational, commercial, leisure, healthcare, retail and public sector development projects.
They are a fast growing group of dynamic, friendly enthusiasts that recognise talent, create opportunity and reward ambition and are committed to providing an open, positive and enjoyable environment to work in.
Due to expansion they are currently looking to recruit a recently Chartered Landscape Architect or Landscape Architect to join there Greater Manchester based team.
The most important quality the right candidate will have is an ability for design, they will be experienced in hard and soft landscape design.
-Have experience in masterplanning, landscape planning and LVIA is essential
-Have a good knowledge in detailed design, planting and construction
-Be able to develop and evolve innovative and practical ideas
-Be proficient in IT including AutoCad, Adobe Creative Suite and Sketchup
-Possess excellent graphic and report writing skills
The suitable candidate will lead a diverse portfolio of work from promotion of sites, masterplanning through to detailed design and implementation, managing competently within a team and being actively involved in the design process - from start to finish. In addition you'll work with the Partners and support the Head of Department to ensure the efficient delivery of high quality work to deadlines.
In return, our client offers a friendly working environment, a competitive salary and a commitment to personal learning and career development
Our client who are a industrial water treatment company, who specialise in commercial applications and are experts in treating boilers and cooling water systems, Legionella control, chlorine dioxide products and effluent and wastewater treatment.
They are now looking to recruit a Sales & Service Consultant to join their team in the North West
The ideal candidate will be based in the area and be part of a regional team with responsibility for both servicing and account managing existing clients and gaining new water treatment customers
-on-site analysis of water samples, interpretation and reporting of results
-advising corrective actions and improvements
-stock management and ensuring that all contractual obligations are performed to the highest standards.
The successful candidate will have:
-number of years' experience in water treatment sales and service for building services and industrial applications
-Full technical and sales training will be provided and there is scope to develop skills and knowledge, leading to promotion within the company
In return our client offer an attractive basic salary and commission is offered with many additional benefits which includes a company car
My client is a highly successful Property Consultancy who are looking to expand their Building Consultancy department with an additional Building Surveyor to join the team.
The purpose of the role is to deliver building consultancy services to a range of commercial and public sector clients ensuring appropriate fee income.
The role will be to provide support to the activities of the Team, and the Firm, in achieving targeted fee income and will include:
- Preparing specifications, tendering and monitoring constructions works on site
- Preparing drawings on Auto CAD for projects
- Preparing and negotiating schedules of dilapidations
- Preparing schedules of condition and assessing claims post works
- Residential and commercial stock condition surveys
- Party Wall work- Planning and Building Regulation applications
- Measured Surveys of Land and Buildings
- Project monitoring of new build schemes on behalf of Funders, and prospective Tenants and Purchasers
- Preparing feasibility studies and sketch scheme designs for a wide variety of building types
- Preparing Planned Preventative Maintenance Schedules
- Professional work as designated according to experience
- Assistance with other professional building surveying projects
- Providing support for more junior members of the support team
- Development of existing Clients
- Compliance with Company standards and procedures
To be successful in your application you must meet the following criteria:
- Qualified Member of the RICS, with minimum 1 years' PQE
- Ideally have previous experience within a commercial consultancy
- A willingness to undertake local and firm-wide business development initiatives, and increase develop the building consultancy service delivered
- Pro-active self-starter with good interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
- The ability to manage time effectively, prioritising tasks to ensure that deadlines are met
- The ability to produce clear and concise written reports and recommendations
- Building Surveys and Schedules of Condition
- Planning and Building Regulations
- Experience in the design and refurbishment of buildings and administration of Building Contracts
- Defect Analysis - Identifying & analysing building pathology, preparing technical reports
- Dilapidation claim experience with ability to read and understand lease covenants
- Party Wall work
- Experience in health and safety procedures, CDM and DDA
- A full driving licence is essential
If you don't have the relevant skills required for this particular position please get in contact as we have other Building Surveying and General Practice vacancies throughout the UK from Graduate level to Director/Partner, some of which are not advertised due to the clients request.