UCA Consulting

32 job(s) at UCA Consulting

UCA Consulting
Nov 04, 2017
Residential Building Surveyor (MRICS + Registered valuer) – Home Based – London, Brighton or South London – Mainly Residential   An exciting opportunity for enthusiastic Chartered Building Surveyors MRICS/ FRICS to join our growing team. (Positions also available to AssocRICS, MCIOB, MCABE qualifications) This is a role ideal for a Building Surveyor (MRICS preferred) who […]
UCA Consulting
Nov 04, 2017
THE CLIENT My client is a privately-owned company specializing in Mechanical, Electrical and Protective Services Projects with an annual Turnover in excess of £70 million. They are very committed to their existing client base that consists of high Blue-Chip Companies/main contractors.   THE ROLE The appointed candidate will implement a detailed, concise and fully integrated […]
UCA Consulting
Nov 04, 2017
My client is a rapidly expanding Plumbing, Heating, Mechanical and Electrical company who are looking to recruit an Estimator to join our company. My client undertakes works from £20,000 to £5million which include all aspects of Plumbing, Heating, Mechanical and Electrical works. As an Estimator you will have the following duties and responsibilities: – Understand […]
UCA Consulting
Nov 04, 2017
Building Surveyor Based – Worcester Salary Band – Min £32k – Max – £39k FTE We have a new opportunity for a Chartered Building Surveyor to join our Project Management team in Worcester. Reporting to the Principal Building Surveyor, you will be part of a team of Building Surveyors who are responsible for undertaking feasibility […]
UCA Consulting
Nov 04, 2017
Technical Sales Engineer – Nottingham (2 years technical sales experience in electro mechanical products / services Excellent salary & benefits and a superb working environment, joining an established, supportive and dynamic sales team. Attractive commission structure following a successful probationary period. My client is a rapidly expanding Nottingham based engineering group. They supply specialist pumps, […]
UCA Consulting
Nov 04, 2017
Our Software Engineer team is growing and we have a fantastic new opportunity, for an Software Engineer to join the team. We operate in a faced paced and changeable environment, so you will naturally be aligned to our culture of disruption and innovation and relish the challenge of finding ways to make this work better. About […]
UCA Consulting
Nov 04, 2017
Sales Account Manager – Romford A tightly-knit, family-run company. They have just recently moved offices and are looking to add six more sales team members in the coming months so they are rapidly expanding. This means that you will have the opportunity to grow with the company as the expand. They are a HP Partner […]
UCA Consulting
Nov 04, 2017
Company Information: My Client operates a network of around 45 branches and depots locations where accommodation and storage units are prepared for rental or sale and are refurbished as required. The company’s legacy is grounded in its reputation for exceptional customer service, effective management of business operations and consistent product innovation. About You For this […]
UCA Consulting
Nov 04, 2017
Small, but very exciting company – please look into the type of work they do (VR) as the right candidate will be excited by the projects! Non-negotiable: Highly proficient in C#/C++ 4+ years relevant experience This is a hands-on role as the successful candidate will be coming in to take the strain off the team. […]
UCA Consulting
Nov 04, 2017
Senior Mechanical Design Engineer-  Central London – M&E Projects – Residential Projects Mainly   THE CLIENT My client is a privately-owned company specializing in Mechanical, Electrical and Protective Services Projects with an annual Turnover in excess of £75 million. They are very committed to their existing client base that consists of high Blue-Chip Companies/main contractors. […]
UCA Consulting Bristol, United Kingdom
Apr 10, 2017
Full time
Estimator Location: Bristol Salary: 50000 - 60000 My client is a leading independently owned Construction Company, operating across the UK and Ireland. They are passionate about delivering quality projects and client satisfaction; and always deliver on their promises and ensure excellence in all that they do. They currently undertaking a variety of large-scale projects between with contract values ranging from 0.5m - 30m and have very impressive growth plans throughout 2017/2018. Purpose of Role: My client has secured exceptional and landmark projects across a broad range of sectors, reflecting our depth of resource and expertise to deliver solution based contracts. Based across various sites within London, our Quantity Surveyors (QS) play a vital role in the success of these projects; responsible for the effective management of the commercial function of their site/s. Main Responsibilities: The job as Senior Estimator, reporting to Commercial Director focussing on Multi-M kudos projects in civil and structural projects in South West. Have great potential for career advancement & promotions. The job purpose is ensuring tenders aid in meeting business objectives through preparation and delivery of financially robust bids. More specifically capturing client requirements, prepare preliminaries, estimate costs, bid management, tender adjudication, value engineering, assess & award sub-contractors, and foster productive relationships internally & externally. The Role Responsible for preparation of Tender submissions for Civil Engineering projects Analyse subcontract, material and plant for best and complete value Attend mid and post tender interviews * Cost planning Measuring & Quantity Take-Off Produce price & final summary for review Any other duties as may be required. Experience/ Key Skills Preferably degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering or equivalent Experienced in working to SMM7, with knowledge of NRM2 Ideally experienced in using CAD measuring systems Causeway would be an advantage but training will be given to the suitable candidate. Sound commercial acumen A confident communicator with all members of staff; a team player. You must have excellent interpersonal skills; maintain good working relationships with colleagues, clients, and suppliers and have a personable character. Excellent organisational skills and ability to adhere to strict deadlines on a daily & weekly basis Benefits/ Details 37.5hour week. Monday - Thursday, 09.00am to 5.30pm (1 hour lunch). Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm ( hour lunch). 26* days holiday. Please note, there is an annual Christmas shutdown, staff are required to hold days from their entitlement for this period. (*Plus 8 days Bank Holidays) Staff car park is currently available at our Office. Annual discretionary bonus scheme To apply, please send over your CV to the Recruitment team.
UCA Consulting Bristol, United Kingdom
Apr 10, 2017
Full time
Assistant Quantity Surveyor -Bristol Location: Bristol Salary: 20,000 - 30,000 My client is a leading independently owned Construction Company, operating across the UK and Ireland. They are passionate about delivering quality projects and client satisfaction; and always deliver on their promises and ensure excellence in all that they do. They currently undertaking a variety of large-scale projects between with contract values ranging from 0.5m - 30m and have very impressive growth plans throughout 2017/2018. Purpose of Role: My client has secured exceptional and landmark projects across a broad range of sectors, reflecting our depth of resource and expertise to deliver solution based contracts. Based across various sites within Bristol, our Assistant Quantity Surveyors play a vital role in the success of these projects; responsible for the effective management of the commercial function of their site/s. Key Duties/Responsibilities: The Assistant Quantity Surveyor will require attributes such as enthusiasm, commitment (particularly to the team objectives), attention to detail, ability to organise workload and thereby meet tight deadlines, the ability to work unsupervised and the desire to learn and develop. Responsibilities include; Assist with the preparation of site costs Measurement from the tender/contract drawings Generation and collation of the quantities within build ups to Variations Generation and collation of the quantities within Bills of Quantities or Pricing Schedules for tenders or subcontract enquiries Production of allocation sheets (including subcontractors) Completion of the Core Element checks and other materials reconciliations Input of data for the generation of Key Performance Indicators Ensure the production of record drawings detail actual site progress Co-ordinate and collate on-site progress photographs Procurement (and provision to the site team) of existing site utilities drawings and information Production and distribution of detailed meeting minutes for all subcontract and client meetings Measurement on site with subcontractors under re-measurable contracts Ensuring that all subcontract insurances are current and valid Sending out sub-contract enquiries and providing comparison sheets Update COINS with information such as expected payments, certificates and payment dates Desirable Skills/Experience: Relevant professional Quantity Surveying qualification degree level or equivalent Working knowledge of MS office applications Reuired to pass test to obtain CSCS card Maths skills / numerically minded Industry experience and knowledge Benefits: 26 days holiday per annum Plus 8 days Bank Holidays Annual discretionary bonus scheme Company Car/ Car allowance benefit Competitive benefits package
UCA Consulting London, United Kingdom
Apr 10, 2017
Full time
Quantity Surveyor - London My client is a leading independently owned Construction Company, operating across the UK and Ireland. They are passionate about delivering quality projects and client satisfaction; and always deliver on their promises and ensure excellence in all that they do. They currently undertaking a variety of large-scale projects between with contract values ranging from 0.5m - 30m and have very impressive growth plans throughout 2017/2018. Purpose of Role: My client has secured exceptional and landmark projects across a broad range of sectors, reflecting our depth of resource and expertise to deliver solution based contracts. Based across various sites within London, our Quantity Surveyors (QS) play a vital role in the success of these projects; responsible for the effective management of the commercial function of their site/s. Main Responsibilities: Reporting to the Commercial Director, the post holder will take commercial and contractual control of a number of on-going projects, predominately consisting of concrete structures and build. We are seeking an ambitious candidate with leadership ability and an exceptional Teamwork Ethic who is not only highly motivated to control the day-to-day commercial functions, but a 'driver' who can see the bigger picture and who can demonstrate the ability to pull our teams together through collaborative working, as well as oversee other Assistant and Trainee Surveyors. Responsibilities include; Managing costs on a wide variety of new building projects and structures Administer agreements between various parties on a traditional build basis as well as design and build Assisting in establishing a client's requirements and undertaking feasibility studies Preparing early stage budgets and detailed cost plans Performing risk and value management and cost control Advising on procurement strategy Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks; Preparing and analysing costs for tenders Establishing and operating cost and financial control systems Allocating work to subcontractors Negotiating to ensure budgets are not exceeded Appoint and administer sub-contractor to carry out works including subsequent agreement of final account Providing advice on and producing contractual claims Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports Valuing completed work and arranging payments Developing knowledge relevant to contract conditions and their applications Maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use Develop sub-contract enquiry documentation understanding the implications of health and safety regulations Day to day supervision of Assistant and trainee Surveyors Liaise with the Estimating and Buying departments as necessary Attend Client meetings and sub-contractor meetings Attend Design and Value Engineering Meetings Produce periodic cost reports Liaise closely with Site Management team in respect of day to day matters Liaising with Clients / Employers Agent / to agree interim valuations and final accounts Ensure that interim valuations are submitted and paid on time Desirable Skills/Experience: Relevant professional Quantity Surveying qualification degree level or equivalent Working knowledge of MS office applications RICS/CIOB accredited COINS financial software experience (or similar) CSCS card Maths skills / numerically minded Industry experience and knowledge Benefits: 26 days holiday per annum Plus 8 days Bank Holidays Annual discretionary bonus scheme Company Car/ Car allowance benefit Competitive benefits package
UCA Consulting Harrow
Apr 07, 2017
Full time
Health and Safety Officer Groundworks and Highways Harrow Health and Safety Officer Groundworks and Highways Harrow Type: Freelance / Perm basis Salary/Rate: 250 - 300 PD Location: Harrow An established civil engineering company that specialise in groundwork and highway maintenance, based in Harrow. Working on behalf of local councils, this company is steadily growing due to an impressive forward order book. Due to recent contract awards and an already busy workload in London, they have a requirement for an experienced Health and Safety Officer to join their team to help ensure projects are delivered safely. As Health and Safety Officer you will be in charge and carry out site inspections on number of social civil engineering projects, locally. You will take responsibility for these projects and attend site meetings and safety inductions as well as monitor any health and safety related issues on site. To be considered for this role you will have: At least 5 years' experience in a Health and Safety role in groundwork and highway maintenance Relevant qualifications in Health and Safety such as NEBOSH Diploma or NVQ Level 6 Diploma in Health and Safety. Relevant site training / tickets such as Temporary works, First Aid, CSCS card, Groundworks etc This is an excellent opportunity for a Health and Safety Officer with experience in civil engineering to join a company with a growing influence in London where they are only expected to get busier. Excellent Salary packages are on offer, demonstrative of experience. If you are interested and interested in hearing more and feel that this may be the role for you, please get in contact on 07826 613 230 or uma @recrtuiting.uk.com . Please also be aware that any correspondence or discussions related to this opportunity will be conducted with the utmost of confidentiality.
UCA Consulting Harrow - London
Apr 07, 2017
Full time
Structural & architectural London based Steelwork Company looking for a time served Project Manager to Manage Projects on various sites throughout London. A Project Manager who thrives on a challenge, who has pride in their work and a passion for steel need only apply. As we are an SME, the pressure is often on to do the impossible and we base our reputation on our hard working team who in turn deliver a quality product with impeccable service. The successful candidate would have the ability to meet every challenge head-on and always view it positively as an opportunity to grow as is the company ethos. We are looking for the following qualifications and experience for a Site Manager to be employed full time. 1. SMSTS 2. IOSH would be an advantage 3. Managers CSCS 4. NVQ Level 7 would be an advantage 5. Degree Qualifications in Civil or Structural Engineering would be an advantage 6. AP or Lifting Supervisor would be an advantage 7. Excellent knowledge of steel and other products within the industry (Purlins, Decking, Metalworks, Temporary Steelwork, Structural Refurbishment Steelwork etc...) 8. Excellent knowledge and ability to read structural drawings, connection details and specifications of various quality 9. Ability to coordinate the Design; Production & Installation of Projects; fully understand the project requirements/scope of works/specification 10. Ability to work to scope of works, budgets and programs 11. Ability to manage the implementation of the IMS Procedures down the chain of management 12. ITP & Handovers to be managed 13. Ability to produce programs 14. Ability to liaise with Clients site team and engineers 15. Ability to manage a team of Site Managers ensuring successful projects to our clients and commercial success 16. Ability to work well under pressure 17. Pride in the role of Project Manager and all that means in the Construction Industry 18. Ability to liaise with the company buyer, workshop and QS's successfully working as a Team 19. High standard of admin will be required 20. Ability to communicate professionally with Head Office & Company Directors 21. Excellent organization skills and ability to plan ahead 22. Excellent Negotiation Skills and ability to defuse high pressure situations Agency: UCA Consulting Contact Name: Russell Roberts Contact Email: russell@ucaconsulting.uk Telephone: 07826613230 / 07 887 4999 19 Industry: Construction / Civil Engineering Job Type: Perm Location: Harrow Salary: 50k - 60k PA
UCA Consulting Watford, Hertfordshire
Apr 07, 2017
Full time
Buyer (Civils / M&E) Watford, Hertfordshire 40K 55K (DOE) + Car + Fuel Card + Pension + Healthcare + Bens Permanent My client is a leading and established Civils / Construction firm based in Hertfordshire. Responsibilities include: Achieve value for money on an annual spend of 30M+ Assist a team of buyers on procurement for various M&E projects to achieve savings targets. Place orders for materials in a timely manner with the preferred supply chain. Meet requirements relating to deadlines and quality. Apply Procurement regulations as per compliance and company standards. Identify solutions to achieve the project and the strategic procurement targets Utilise suitable contract templates which meet the requirements of the business ensuring compliance with company processes. Provide supplier information to project teams Conduct project-specific supplier evaluations Identify Procurement risks, opportunities and market forces to avoid potential damage and exploit potential opportunities. Skills sought: 3+ years experience within the Civils / M&E industry Excellent communication skills at all levels Maintain and update supplier databases on a regular basis Proven knowledge of Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint & COINS Team player
UCA Consulting Surrey
Apr 07, 2017
Full time
Commercial Manager/Director High End Commercial and Residential Project Experience Surrey Commercial Manager/Director High End Commercial and Residential Project Experience Surrey My client is an established specialist building contractor, based in Surrey, working across a number of market sectors including private residential, commercial residential and leisure. The company also operates a specialist contracting division, aimed at providing interior fit out services to the commercial sector. The company prides itself on its proven track record, unrivalled work ethic and attention to detail. Working with some of the UKs leading architects, interior designers and main contractors, my client understands the need to work to tight build schedules and budgets. With a clear focus on quality and specification, Company carefully selects all materials to ensure their suitability, practicality and durability. Projects are also sympathetically completed to maintain architectural intent to ensure client expectations are exceeded. Their team of project managers ensures that every scheme is delivered on time and on budget. In-house design services are provided as part of a complete integrated solution, to complement client requirements. Opportunity They are currently seeking to appoint a Commercial Manager/Director who will be based near their office in West Byfleet but required to carry out regular site visits for projects ranging in size from 1M 5M (Mainly between 1M-2M Projects). Excellent remuneration/benefits package dependant on experience for the right candidate with potential to advance within the company and be rewarded with an excellent bonus structure. Role Dealing with customer requests for quotations and invitations to tender Obtaining quotations from suppliers for tender purposes Producing tenders from BoQ;s, and specification/drawings Preparing contract and tender documentation Completing risk and value management as well as cost control Check/manage company purchase orders to suppliers and negotiate prices and contract terms with suppliers. Compiling and issuing valuations to clients Verifying and approving sub-contractor valuations for payment Assisting with the running of the office and prioritising and sharing out the workload Work closely with/monitor/mentor/assist our trainee quantity surveyors. Develop strong relationships with existing clients and bring new business on board Carry out additional tasks as requested by the Managing Director. Key Requirements Experience working on high end commercial refurb projects Refurb and fit out experience Experience working on projects up to 5m Be familiar with JCT & NEC contracts Astute commercial mind Ambition to succeed and prosper Good problem solving skills Ability to work as part of a team and to work to own initiative Ability to build strong relationships with all management levels Strong management style Highly ambitious and compelled Able to quickly build strong working relationships with people at all levels Agency: UCA Consulting Contact Name: Russell Roberts Contact Email: russell@ucaconsulting.uk Telephone: 07826613230 Industry: Construction Job Type: Permanent Location: Surrey (West Byfleet) Salary: 60,000 75,000 PA + Excellent Uncapped bonus structure