THE ROLEI am seeking Engnineering Geologists or Geo-technical Engineers to join our client in their Newcastle upon Tyne office.You may be from almost chartered level through already chartered and up to and including people at Principal Engineer level.You will help to manage the workload across the North East and motivate and develop graduates and other less experienced geotechnical engineers.You will join a growing geotechnical and environmental team comprising engineering geologists, geo-environmental and geotechnical engineers.You will be involved with working on projects across a range of sectors to include rail, roads, industrial, residential, commercial and leisure developments.THE COMPANYOur client is a successful firm of consulting engineers workng on civil, structural, geotechnical, traffic & transportation and related services.They have offices across the UK and are working with a good range of clients in the public and private sectors.They offer excellent ongoing training and CPD and good training towards becoming chartered for those that need it.THE CANDIDATEYou will need to have a Degree in Earth Sciences, Geology, Civil Engineering or an MSc in Geotechnics or Engineering Geology with several years' relevant experience in and you will need to have experience of working for a firm of consulting engineers and be from almost chartered status upwards.Experience in undertaking, scoping and reviewing Preliminary Risk Assessments and Intrusive Ground investigations includin gunderstanding of currently available ground investigation, sampling and laboratory analysis techniques.An understanding of contaminated land legislation and planning regime required.Good report writing skills and good understanding of ground models, geotechnical engineering properties and soil behaviours.Good understanding in the assessment and detailed design of slope stability, foundations, earthworks, soil and rock engineering, basement engineering.You should be able to work as part of a multi disciplinary team and have a clear understanding of clients requirements and value engineering.Experience of brown field development including risk assessment (GQRA and DQRA), regulatory liaison, remediation design and implementation / verification expeirence preferred.You should have good IT skills to include knowledge of AutoCAD, ArcGIS, RocScience, gINT, PLAXIS and Wallap software plus be fully conversant of Microsoft Office suite.Good communication skills are essential to be able to deal with clients and the professional team.Salary is very negotiable according to experience e.g. £28000 to £32000 if almost chartered, £35000 to £40000 at chartered level and £40000 + if at principal level plus pension and professional fees.Please email your c.v. via this website or give me, Nigel Hutchings a call on 020 7613 5555 for a confidential discussion.Please note that we do not send out your c.v. until after we have spoken to you about your requirements for a new position, your experience and about the client.
Construction & Property, Engineering, Air Conditioning, Architecture, Asbestos Surveyor
£300 Per Day
An award winning consultancy specialising in the provision of technical services to the London residential building sector now seeks to add an experienced M&E Project Manager with Mechanical Bias. As Project Manager, you will be working on site, being responsible for ensuring that projects are completed on time & to budget. Projects are generally separate to usual day-to-day activities within the business and will require a group of colleagues to work together in order to achieve specific objectives. The Project Manager will oversee the project to ensure the desired results are achieved and the most efficient resources are utilised. Duties of the Project Manager will include, but not be limited to:· Agreeing project objectives· Providing advice on the management of projects· Organising the various professional people working on the project· Carrying out risk assessments and method statements· Making sure that all the aims of the project and programmes are met· Making sure the quality standards are achieved· Using IT systems and site sign in system to keep track of people and progress· Recruiting specialists and sub-contractors· Monitoring sub-contractors to ensure guidelines are maintained· Overseeing the accounting, costing and billing· Attending progress and programme meetings· Liaising with the client as required· Develop and issue programmes as required using Microsoft Project· Identify and capture variations to the main contract· Ensure colleagues undertake their roles efficiently· Issue Technical Submittals in co-operation with the Technical Team· Manage visiting or site based Quantity Surveyor· Prepare and present monthly reviews with Directors· Procure on site labour as required· Liaise with the Buying Department on ordering materials To be considered for the role of Project Manager, you are required to hold at least a HNC in a Building Services related subject, along CSCS Black Managers Card and an SMSTS Health & Safety Certification as a minimum. You will have good mechanical installation knowledge and experience on new build residential high rise projects, including Energy Centres. Ideally you will have a minimum of 7 years’ experience within a project management role, working on projects exceeding £5million in value. Key Skills required for the Project Manager· Knowledge of AutoCAD· IT skills including Word, Excel & Project· Organisational and analytical skills· Communication, interpersonal and team working skills· Commercial awareness· Management and leadership skills with the ability to motivate peopleThis is a contract role for initially 8 months, however could lead to permanent for the right person.Paid at £300 per day Please apply with full up to date CV and contact details. Liability and DisclaimerThe information contained in our advert including any salary or on target earnings information is given in good faith and Clark James Ltd uses all reasonable efforts to ensure that it is accurate. However, Clark James Ltd gives no representation or warranty in respect of such information and all such representations and warranties, whether express or implied, are excluded. No liability is accepted by Clark James Ltd for any loss or damage which may arise out of any person relying on or using any information within this advert. Please noteAll applications received will be dealt with in the strictest confidenceDue to the volume of applications received we will be in touch if your application has been successful within 7 working days. If you have not received any communication within this time, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion, but the information may be retained in connection with future opportunities.
Construction & Property, Engineering, Air Conditioning, Architecture, Asbestos Surveyor
£50,000 to £55,000 Per Annum
An award winning consultancy specialising in the provision of technical services to the London residential building sector now seeks to add an experienced M&E Commissioning Manager to work on sites throughout London. At present our client have strong, almost exclusive, Mechanical Building Services, however they have recently expanded into Electrical, and are growing and developing this all the time for future diversification. Working as part of our Technical team alongside our M&E Project & Contracts Managers, the Commissioning Manager would oversee full testing of the M&E installation in this fast track environment. You will be supported on site by a project team (Contracts / Project Manager and Site Supervisors), and will manage the external trades and labour teams to ensure timely installation of HVAC services.The Contracts/ Project Manager will take ownership and responsibility for their projects and the teams working on them, so building relationships with these stakeholders is key.As Commissioning Manager you will be responsible for:· Managing the Commissioning process with the client and site teams· Issuing weekly Commissioning reports· Working with the CM/PM to write a Commission Programme· Writing a Commissioning Philosophy Document and Overall Method Statement for all elements including specialist and manufacturer commissioning · Providing technical input to the control processes· Reviewing Commissioning RAMS prior to Commissioning activities· Ensuring all parties are coordinated for witnessing· Overseeing close out documentationPrevious experience as a #1 Commissioning Manager for an M&E subcontractor is essential. You will need to have worked across Centralised Energy Centres & Variable Flow infrastructure distribution systems, internal Residential fit out, and Commercial Sector Buildings with varied building services system solutions. This is a permanent role and an excellent opportunity to join a well-established, successful and reputable business who are constantly growing. Liability and DisclaimerThe information contained in our advert including any salary or on target earnings information is given in good faith and Clark James Ltd uses all reasonable efforts to ensure that it is accurate. However, Clark James Ltd gives no representation or warranty in respect of such information and all such representations and warranties, whether express or implied, are excluded. No liability is accepted by Clark James Ltd for any loss or damage which may arise out of any person relying on or using any information within this advert. Please noteAll applications received will be dealt with in the strictest confidenceDue to the volume of applications received we will be in touch if your application has been successful within 7 working days. If you have not received any communication within this time, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion, but the information may be retained in connection with future opportunities.
Construction & Property, Engineering, Air Conditioning, Architecture, Asbestos Surveyor
Working on behalf of a professional and successful Engineering Consultancy, we are seeking a Senior Structural Engineer to be based in our clients’ Leeds branch. Our ClientBeing passionate and expert civil and structural engineers, with a fantastic proven record of design and delivery of high quality award winning buildings, structures and public spaces, our client are committed to their impact of their engineering to the environment, community and economy. With this, they are keen to place strong emphasis on urban re-generation. What we are seekingAn exceptional Senior Structural Engineer who will be able to work on a wide range of sectors, having specific knowledge of retail developments. You will be commercially aware and excel in your design and analytical skills, being able to demonstrate through past projects. You will be experienced with Project Management and your duties will include, but not be limited to:· Civil & Structural Engineering Design· Preparing & checking drawings and calculations· Briefing Engineers & Technicians· Attending site and project meetings· Assist Directors and Associates· Technical Report & Specification writing· Project resource planning and deadline management· Compliance with the duties of the Designer under the CDM Regulations 2015· Compliance with Practice QMS The CandidateYou will be Chartered, or near Chartered (ICE or IStructE), with at least 6 years experience in a similar role, and hold a degree in a Civil or Structural Engineering subject. You will also have the following skills, attributes and abilities:· Have strong written & verbal English skills· Strong graphical communication· Strong Analytical methods· Contractual Awareness· Knowledge & understanding of the CDM Regulations 2015 This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced engineer to join a progressive business with promotional opportunities in the structural career path. A competitive package is on offer Liability and DisclaimerThe information contained in our advert including any salary or on target earnings information is given in good faith and Clark James Ltd uses all reasonable efforts to ensure that it is accurate. However, Clark James Ltd gives no representation or warranty in respect of such information and all such representations and warranties, whether express or implied, are excluded. No liability is accepted by Clark James Ltd for any loss or damage which may arise out of any person relying on or using any information within this advert. Please noteAll applications received will be dealt with in the strictest confidenceDue to the volume of applications received we will be in touch if your application has been successful within 7 working days. If you have not received any communication within this time, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion, but the information may be retained in connection with future opportunities.
LOCATION: Rotherham, South YorkshireJOB TITLE: Technical Author SALARY & BENEFITS: £30,000 -£40,000 DEO plus BonusWORKING HOURS: Monday to Friday, 9.00am – 5.00pm THE ROLE: Technical Author, Rotherham, South YorkshireThis is an exciting opportunity for an organised, experienced and hardworking individual to join a world-wide leading supplier of durability, test and analysis software. The Technical Writer position entails proactively plan, design and produce on-line documentation and help in an accurate, complete and readable format appropriate to nCode product user’s needs. The technical Author will advise and comment on user interface design and work independently to agreed timescales and defined standards in a continuously changing environment.In addition there will be a need to produce marketing content related to products and services, as described below.The technical writer will create operating instructions, how-to manuals and “frequently asked questions” pages to help technical support staff, engineers and end users gain maximum value from our products. Applying their knowledge of the user of the product, our technical writers may also serve as part of a team conducting usability studies to help improve the design of a product that is in the prototype stage. Technical writers may conduct research on their topics through personal observation, library and Internet research, and discussions with technical specialists. Key Responsibilities to include: Technical Author, Rotherham, South YorkshireMarketing – The candidate will be utilised to create marketing content and copy, specifically web content, marketing collaterals and sales documentation with regards scope of work documentation for consultation proposals. This position will be key to prospecting and securing consultancy and service work.Product Development – The candidate will be required to create user assistance materials (help, manuals, worked examples, videos etc.) to improve the quality and use of the software. In particular we are looking to improve the content that is accessed via web browsers, which is the preferred delivery method for user assistance in future products. Some technical knowledge within engineering is preferred but the key skills are the ability to write and proof-read technical content written by subject experts and ensure they can be understood by an international audience and that users can find what they are looking for quickly and efficiently.THE COMPANY: Technical Author, Rotherham, South YorkshireOur client is a leading international supplier to a range of markets including automotive, aerospace and defence. The software and solutions division offers products and services across the entire measurement spectrum from virtual to physical. THE CANDIDATE: Technical Author, Rotherham, South YorkshireTo be successful in this role, you need to be a motivated and proactive individual with the ability to prioritise and plan tasks. You will be enthusiastic with good communication skills, excellent attention to detail and have the ability to work as part of a small team as well as on your own initiative.Salary and benefits will depend on hours worked and level of experience. Candidates with a technical degree are preferred, but equivalent experience will be taken into consideration as an alternative.Key Experience/ Characteristics preferred for the role:- Technical Author, Rotherham, South Yorkshire ESSENTIAL• A minimum of 2 years’ experience writing end-user and installation documents for software that are published in a web deployable format is essential.• A degree or equivalent diploma is required• Experience in an engineering or scientific industry is essential• Strong interpersonal skills and able to work collaboratively across global environments.• Ability to work in an team-led Agile software environment is required• Strong technical editing and QC skills that are aligned with global editorial standardKey Experience/ Characteristics preferred for the role:- Technical Author, Rotherham, South Yorkshire DESIRABLE• Experience of MadCap Flare is desirable • Experience or familiarity with FrameMaker is an advantage• A degree in an engineering or scientific discipline is an advantageDoes this sound like you?
A Global market leader of lighting control systems providing solutions to both residential and commercial customers is seeking a French Speaking Technical Support Specialist based in London to join its team due to the continued career development of its staff. You will receive a competitive salary and benefits package, and a fantastic opportunity for career progression through increased job responsibilities and advancement opportunities. This privately owned American company is a technology centred and people driven company with a long history of significant growth and smart innovations. The company provides over 15000 products to a global customer base. Providing lighting control systems to both commercial and residential clients including New York Times Building, Bank of China HQ, the White House and Windsor Castle to name a few. The company is very employee-centric providing opportunities for all its employees to fully develop their abilities and make a personal contribution to the success of the company.As the Technical Support Specialist, your role will be to provide world-class help to the company’s customers via telephone, email and online chat. You will: -
Develop technical expertise regarding the company’s products, systems, and services.Support customers by providing necessary information on stand-alone and system level products via phone and email in a timely and professional manner.Troubleshoot and diagnose user issues regarding products and systems.Document problems and solutions in a central database, escalate customer questions when necessary.Communicate effectively with other areas of the company to meet or exceed customer expectations.
To be a successful Technical Support Specialist you will have the following skills and experience:
Fluency in English and at least one of the following languages is essential: French.Degree in electrical engineering or electronics.Experience of troubleshooting problems via phone and email required.Hands-on: this role requires being able to wire test demos as well as trouble shoot issues in the field.Excellent customer service skills: successful candidates must have a track record of managing high customer expectations and delivering results under time pressure.Ability to work in a team and interface with other departments.Knowledge of lighting controls, networks and/or AV equipment is an advantage.
In return, as a Technical Support Specialist will receive a competitive salary and benefits package and a dynamic and professional work environment.
The first stage of the application process is to apply online.