Our clients are one of the UK's leading multi-disciplinary consultancies with offices based throughout the UK. As they continue to grow, they are currently looking for a dynamic and ambitious Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join their team in Tyne & Wear.
Reporting to a Senior Associate, you will be involved in all aspects of Quantity Surveying and Cost Consultancy, both pre and post contract duties, including preparation of tenders, cost planning, compiling estimates, contract administrative agreement of final accounts, value engineering and procurements / standardisation work. In return, they are offering a competitive salary with excellent training and career development opportunities.
- BSc Quantity Surveying Degree
- Ideally working towards the APC
- Minimum of 2 years' quantity surveying experience, preferably within a consultancy environment
- Possess experience in electronic take-off software (CostX or similar)
- Possess working knowledge of retail, commercial, residential and industrial sectors
- Have strong relationship management and client facing skills
- Ability to demonstrate excellent planning, problem solving and strong decision making skills
- Being a team player with the ability to work independently
Our clients are a leading multi-disciplinary property & construction consultancy with offices based all throughout the UK. They provide a range of services working on a wide variety of projects throughout most market sectors. As part of their ongoing growth plan, they are currently looking for an ambitious Graduate Quantity Surveyor to join their team based in Tyne & Wear.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading consultancy where you will involved on an exciting range of projects throughout all market sectors. You will be working closely with a Senior QS where you will receive close mentoring and training including APC support and genuine career progression prospects to develop your career.
This role will include all aspects of quantity surveying and cost consultancy, pre and post contract duties including preparation of tenders, procurement advice, cost planning, compiling estimates, contract administration, agreement of final accounts and value engineering.
- BSc Quantity Surveying degree (either completed or ongoing)
- Previous QS experience is desirable but not essential
- Must be confident, presentable and outgoing
- Must be able to work as part of a team or autonomously when required
- Proficient in MS Office suite and good general ITskills
Our client specialises in the management of water quality in commercial and industrial buildings throughout the UK. The strength and depth of technical expertise within the company is a reflection of the emphasis on staff training. Some of their areas of expertise include the following: Legionella risk assessment and Preventative maintenance programmes, Water sampling and analysis, Disinfection of domestic water systems, Cooling tower management and Swimming pool & spa sampling.
They are currently looking to recruit a Graduate Field-based Engineer to join their Tyne and Wear office. You will be responsible to Technical & Operations Director. The purpose of the position is to provide high quality, efficient and effective basic water sampling activities direct to customers at a range of different locations. To assist Engineers in cleaning and disinfecting operations
You will promote the Company and its services by demonstrating a high level of personal efficiency and effectiveness at all times, developing positive customer relationships and having a detailed arid up-to-dale knowledge of the services provided by the company
Set an example to other staff in standards of performance and approach to work eg punctuality, enthusiasm
Identify potential problems and take action to address as appropriate and in consultation with your manager or supervisor
Comply with ISO 9001 policies and procedures and maintain appropriate paperwork, particularly visit/service sheets, overtime and expense claim forms, weekly/daily visit records,
annual leave and sickness forms
To liaise effectively with customers both face-to-face and on the telephone, as required, in order to provide an effective high quality service to foster positive relationships and to enhance the reputation of the company
Duties will include -
Management of bacterial sampling for UKAS analysis
Temperature monitoring of domestic water systems
Storage capacity testing of domestic water tanks
Domestic water storage tank inspection
Weekly cooling systems service visits
Bacterial sampling of domestic water systems
General bacteria sampling of domestic system
Legionella sampling of domestic water system
Bacteria sampling of cooling system
Legionella sampling of cooling systems
To undertake internal and/or external training as required and agreed with your manager in order to be able to complete your training as possible by demonstrating the necessary competencies required for appointment to Engineer
Other duties include complying with Company Policies in the use, maintenance and care of any Company Vehicle you are required to use in course of your work, attending and participate in Operation Team meetings and activities as required and carrying out any other tasks as may reasonably required by your manager.
No previous experience is necessary but candidate must have either a relevant science or engineering degree.
In return the company are offering a competitive salary and good career progression.
Our client is a leading player in the Water Treatment Industry that provides chemical treatment programmes for treatment of boilers, cooling systems, waste water and process applications across a range of industries from light industrial to refinery, petrochemical, power and steel plants.
The company are now seeking to recruit a Water Treatment Technical Service Chemist to look after accounts in the North East ideally Tyne & Wear based.
The candidate will be a seasoned water treatment service chemist with experience of carrying out servicing work on Cooling Water, Boiler Water and Closed Loops and will have an outgoing personality and positive attitude. Applicants will be seeking to gain a long term career within the water treatment industry.
Educated to degree level in a relevant science discipline, ideally in chemistry or chemical engineering the successful candidate will hold a full and clean UK driving license.
In return the Client is offering an extensive training programme, in addition to a competitive salary and benefits package including company vehicle.
Our clients are one of the UK's leading multi-disciplinary Environmental consultancies with offices based throughout the UK. As they continue to expand, they are currently looking for an experienced Asbestos Surveyor to join their team in the North East.
- BOHS P402 (or equivalent)
- A minimum of 2 years' experience
- Full UK driving licence
- Strong work ethic, and the ability to work effectively and intuitively either alone or in a team
In return, they are offering a competitive salary plus package including company pension, health cashback scheme, training & development opportunities and 25 days holiday plus bank holidays.
Our client is an established and successful environmental consultancy based in Tyne and Wear. They are now an expanding broad-based practice specialising in ecological assessment, landscape planning, landscape design, and arboriculture with experience in most areas of environmental consultancy. They are now seeking an experienced Senior Ecologist to join their team.
The successful candidate will assist the Managing Director with the running and managing of the Ecology team.
The candidate shall manage the delivery of new and existing projects in the local area; resourcing surveys; analysing data; reporting and implementing ecological mitigation measures to meet the specific project requirements. Liaising with project teams and advising clients at all stages of their projects from pre-planning to project delivery, in-line with their specific requirements. The candidate shall assist the managing director to develop new business from our existing client base whilst exploring potential new business opportunities.
Skills & Qualifications:
-A degree in an ecology / biology based subject, and understanding of all relevant UK & EU legislation and planning policies is essential
-Desirable professional attributes would also include experience in applying for, and securing, EPS licenses, liaising with third parties; CIEEM Membership (MCIEEM) and experience of EIA/AA process and BREEAM assessments with a good knowledge of UK and EU wildlife legislation and local planning policies / process
-The candidate should have project management and proven business development experience with enthusiasm for growing the company. Working as part of the overall ecology team the candidate shall provide ecological advice including carrying out a range of protected species surveys, preparing reports and assessments
-The role shall include coordinating and implementing a range of ecological and habitat surveys and protected species surveys whilst liaising with and providing high quality technical support and advice to their clients
-The senior ecologist shall organise and manage junior staff and sub-contractors for field work where necessary
-You should be experienced in producing technical reports including EPS licence applications, EcIA and BREEAM assessments and be experienced in liaising with clients and government / stakeholders, with a proven ability to identify and facilitate solutions
-The candidate should have good report writing and computer literacy skills.
-The candidate must have at least 5 years' experience within ecological consultancy and be able to undertake baseline preliminary ecological appraisals and protected species assessments, producing sound ecological reports
The candidate should be licenced to work with legally protected species; particularly with bats; GCN; and Dormouse
-Must hold a current full UK driving licence
In return our client are offering a competitive salary and a generous benefits package including annual performance related profit share.