Building and Construction

Electrician

Electrician

£33,700 + van

Permanent

Staffordshire/ Shrewsbury

We are currently working on behalf of a social housing provider, who is recruiting for an Electrician to join their team on a permanent basis.

Responsibilities of the Electrician include:

  • Carrying out all aspects of electrical works in void and tenanted social housing properties including:
  • Testing and inspection
  • Reactive and planned electrical maintenance work
  • Completing relevant certification to include EICR, minor works and installation certificates.
  • Utilising a PDA
  • Ensuring adherence to electrical regulations
  • Liaising with the planners to arrange access to properties

Requirements of the Electrician include:

  • 2391
  • 18th Edition
  • Full UK Driving License

To be considered for this exciting role, please contact Bethan Hall – Associate Director at Hamilton Woods on 01509 276158 or apply online with a covering note of your experience and suitability referencing BH 4884. Due to the exceptionally high level of applications if you have not heard back from HWA within 7 – 10 days, it is regrettable that we cannot reply to everyone with feedback directly and please consider your application unsuccessful.

Gas Engineer

Gas Engineer

Greater Manchester

Permanent

£35,200 + van and fuel card + on call bonus

Hamilton Woods Associates are currently working on behalf of a social housing provider, to recruit for a permanent Gas Engineer to complete gas service and repair work across social housing properties

Responsibilities of the Gas Engineer include:

  • Visiting customer’s homes and undertaking service and repair work to gas appliances including cookers, fires and boilers
  • Ensuring tenant satisfaction
  • Working closely with the compliance team in ensuring work is undertaken safely
  • Utilising a PDA to close and accept jobs
  • Completing necessary paperwork in relation to part, material requisitions and orders

Requirements of the Gas Engineer include:

  • UK Driving License
  • Relevant qualification in plumbing & heating
  • Relevant gas tickets

To be considered for this exciting role, please contact Bethan Hall – Divisional Manager at Hamilton Woods on 01509 276158 or apply online with a covering note of your experience and suitability referencing the job ID number. Due to the exceptionally high level of applications if you have not heard back from HWA within 7 – 10 days, it is regrettable that we cannot reply to everyone with feedback directly and please

Site Engineer – Nottingham

Reporting to the Site Manager, as Site Engineer you will be an integral part of an on-site management team tasked with delivering a quality project, on budget, safely and on time.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Supporting the Site Manager with daily operations as required.
  • Acting as the main technical adviser on site for specialist subcontractors, concrete frame contractor
  • Setting out, levelling and surveying the site; QA, temporary works checks, temporary works coordination.
  • Checking plans, drawings and setting out coordination.
  • Prior knowledge of calling off reinforcement from schedules and ability to read reinforcement drawings.
  • Ensuring that all materials used, and work performed are as per specifications.
  • Managing, monitoring and interpreting the construction design drawings supplied by the structural engineer, architect & MEP engineers.
  • Liaising with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners, quantity surveyors and the general workforce involved in the project.
  • Day-to-day management of the site, including supervising and monitoring the site labour force and the work of any subcontractors.
  • Planning the work and efficiently organising the plant and site facilities in order to meet agreed deadlines.
  • Overseeing quality control and the implementation of the McAleer & Rushe “Think Smart” management of health & safety on site.
  • Preparing reports as required for senior site manager & project manager.
  • Proactive approach to resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise and associated reporting to senior site manager and project manager.
  • Any other duties as required by management.

Education / Experience:

  • A Degree / HND in engineering or other relevant discipline
  • A current valid CSR / CSCS Card
  • A minimum of 3 years postgraduate experience
  • Previous experience of setting out £3M+ structures
  • Previous experience of calling off reinforcement and ability to read reinforcement drawings
  • Operational knowledge of current Health & Safety regulations
  • Excellent communication and planning skills
  • Able to work effectively in a team environment
  • Self-motivated with a drive to achieve results

Electrician

Electrician

£33,500+ van + On Call Bonus

Permanent

Manchester

We are currently working on behalf of a social housing provider, who is recruiting for an Electrician to join their team on a permanent basis. On Call Bonus is available.

Responsibilities of the Electrician include:

  • Carrying out all aspects of electrical works in void and tenanted social housing properties
  • Repairing and replacing electrical fittings
  • Diagnosing and rectifying electrical faults.
  • Completing relevant certification to include EICR, minor works and installation certificates.
  • Completing associated paperwork
  • Utilising a PDA
  • Ensuring adherence to electrical regulations
  • Liaising with the planners to arrange access to properties

Requirements of the Electrician include:

  • 2391 OR 2394 / 2395
  • 18th Edition
  • Full UK Driving License

To be considered for this exciting role, please contact Bethan Hall – Associate Director at Hamilton Woods on 01509 276158 or apply online with a covering note of your experience and suitability referencing BH 4884. Due to the exceptionally high level of applications if you have not heard back from HWA within 7 – 10 days, it is regrettable that we cannot reply to everyone with feedback directly and please consider your application unsuccessful.

Plasterer

Plasterer

Manchester

Permanent

40 hrs pw

£28,000 + company van

Hamilton Woods Associates are currently working with a Manchester based Housing Association, to recruit to a Plasterer on a permanent basis

Responsibilities of the Plasterer include:

  • Carrying out all aspects of plastering works to void and tenanted properties
  • Undertaking the following skilled tasks:
    • Removing, refitting and renewing skirting boards, architraves, kitchen units and worktops
    • Removing and refitting wash hand basin, WC pan and cisterns
    • Undertaking all DPC works
    • Undertaking tanking
    • Completing rendering
  • Delivering an excellent customer experience
  • Reporting additional repairs and safeguarding concerns
  • Leaving customers’ homes clean and safe
  • Updating your PDA
  • Ordering parts and materials

Requirements of the Plasterer includes:

  • City and Guilds Level 2 or equivalent in Plastering
  • UK Driving License
  • Willingness to undergo Basic DBS check
  • Basic skills within a secondary trade

To be considered for this exciting role, please contact Bethan Hall – Associate Director at Hamilton Woods or apply online with a covering note of your experience and suitability referencing BH 4884. Due to the exceptionally high level of applications if you have not heard back from HWA within 7 – 10 days, it is regrettable that we cannot reply to everyone with feedback directly and please consider your application unsuccessful

Projects Manager – Building Control

Major Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Major Projects Manager in the Building Control deperment for their client who is a well established group of companies specialising in insurance and warranty services

Hours of work – 8.30-5.00pm M-F

Location – Surrey

Duties:

Duties of the post include, but are not limited to:

* Taking responsibility for the assessment of building regulation applications for large high rise, nonresidential
and/or complex projects building control applications, acting as the primary contact for the client during the design phase including any design amendments during the construction phase.
* Ensure that Projects are checked and monitored with accuracy, ensuring that all statutory consultations
are completed in correct timescales and that adequate evidence has been provided for verification of the
design.
* Contributing to the assessment of building regulation applications for other type of developments where
necessary.
* Pre and post design negotiations with clients to ensure effective compliance with the Building
Regulations and technical issues.
* Assisting in the resolution, by persuasion, negotiation and formal proceedings, of problems relating to Initial Notices, design approvals, site work and final certificates.
* Examining detailed drawings and supplementary information in accordance with specified procedures and performance targets, for Building Control.
* To issue site and type approvals to clients promptly to specified standards and guidance.
* Advise/guide the industry and the public regarding Building Regulations, technical issues and company
Standards.
* Promoting company services to existing and potential clients.

Person specification:

  • In depth technical knowledge of Building Regulations and other relevant construction standards.
  • Requires basic understanding of general insurance principals and terminology desirable.
  • Ability to undertake site inspections to assess both quality and the cause/effect of building defects.
  • Commercial awareness and ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to create not only good working relationships with other construction professionals but to be able
  • to deal effectively with members of the public.
  • The ability to meet deadlines and manage own workload within agreed parameters.
  • Working knowledge of MS Outlook (email), MS Word, MS Excel.
  • Demonstrable ability to use own initiative.
  • Ability to motivate self and influence others.

If you are interested, please apply to this job ad asap!

Fitout Manager

Main Responsibilities:

  • Supervise, co-ordinate and monitor sub-contractor’s performance.
  • Proven track record in successfully delivering projects to a high standard.
  • Withstand an intense, high pressure environment delivering projects to strict deadlines.
  • Monitor their own progress and the progress of others in accordance with the agreed project schedule and issuing Notifications where required.
  • Progress reporting against Safety, Quality, Schedule.
  • Maintain a tidy, safe, and efficient site at all times.
  • Check and understand all drawings and specifications. Ensure that any errors / omissions are formally communicated to the project manager.
  • Ensure compliance with drawings, specifications building regulations and good building practice.
  • Ensure compliance with the company’s quality procedures.
  • Attending progress meetings with clients and/or representatives.
  • Building Client relationships.
  • Any other duties as required by management.

Education / Experience:

  • Appropriate construction qualifications, detailed knowledge of construction in both new build and high end residential or major large commercial projects.
  • Enthusiastic personality with a strong work ethic.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Well organised and have the ability to multitask.
  • Ability to work well using initiative, problem solving when required.
  • Ability to work to deadlines.
  • Ability to demonstrate commitment, hard-work, enthusiasm, and flexibility.
  • IT literate with a sound knowledge of Microsoft Office packages.
  • Flexibility with regards to site location within the UK & Ireland.
  • Candidates should have the appropriate work permit or the right to work in the UK.

Fitout Manager

Main Responsibilities:

  • Supervise, co-ordinate and monitor sub-contractor’s performance.
  • Proven track record in successfully delivering projects to a high standard.
  • Withstand an intense, high pressure environment delivering projects to strict deadlines.
  • Monitor their own progress and the progress of others in accordance with the agreed project schedule and issuing Notifications where required.
  • Progress reporting against Safety, Quality, Schedule.
  • Maintain a tidy, safe, and efficient site at all times.
  • Check and understand all drawings and specifications. Ensure that any errors / omissions are formally communicated to the project manager.
  • Ensure compliance with drawings, specifications building regulations and good building practice.
  • Ensure compliance with the company’s quality procedures.
  • Attending progress meetings with clients and/or representatives.
  • Building Client relationships.
  • Any other duties as required by management.

Education / Experience:

  • Appropriate construction qualifications, detailed knowledge of construction in both new build and high end residential or major large commercial projects.
  • Enthusiastic personality with a strong work ethic.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Well organised and have the ability to multitask.
  • Ability to work well using initiative, problem solving when required.
  • Ability to work to deadlines.
  • Ability to demonstrate commitment, hard-work, enthusiasm, and flexibility.
  • IT literate with a sound knowledge of Microsoft Office packages.
  • Flexibility with regards to site location within the UK & Ireland.
  • Candidates should have the appropriate work permit or the right to work in the UK.

Asset Manager

Asset Manager
Permanent
£60,000 + car allowance
Kent

Hamilton Woods Associates are currently recruiting for an Asset Manager to provide effective and strong leadership to our clients’ services and teams, on a permanent basis.

Duties and Responsibilities of the Asset Manager:

  • Provide effective and strong leadership to the services and teams
  • Manage capital and revenue budgets
  • Lead and manage compliance, repairs and major works teams
  • Develop and maintain estates for improvements
  • Monitor and report financial positions, progress, challenges and projects
  • Ensure all areas of health, safety, risk and landlord compliance
  • Manage, coordinate and arrange meetings with contractors, providers and internal or external stakeholders
  • Ensure robust contract management and contract procurement is in line with contract standing orders and procurement legislation

Essential Requirements of the Asset Manager:

  • A relevant professional qualification
  • Previous public sector housing experience

To be considered for this exciting role, please contact Lucie Houston – Senior Recruitment Consultant at Hamilton Woods or apply online with a covering note of your experience and suitability referencing the job ID number. Due to the exceptionally high level of applications if you have not heard back from HWA within 7 – 10 days, it is regrettable that we cannot respond to all applicants, and please assume your application has been unsuccessful

Multi Skilled Plumber

Multi Skilled Plumber

Greater Manchester

40 hrs pw, Permanent

£32,500 + van and fuel card + on call bonus

Hamilton Woods Associates are currently working with a social housing provider in Manchester, who are looking for a Multi Skilled Plumber to work for them on a permanent basis. The successful candidate would be required to participate in the on call rota, once every 6 weeks ~. A van and fuel card is provided, with prohibited personal use.

Responsibilities of the Multi Skilled Plumber includes:

  • Completing plumbing work on void and tenanted social housing properties
  • Carrying out secondary work where required surrounding patch plastering, tiling and basic joinery
  • Ensuring adherence to health and safety procedures
  • Maintaining van stock
  • Ensuring customer satisfaction
  • Maintaining a clean and working environment within customers’ homes#

Essential criteria of the Multi Skilled Plumber includes:

  • Willingness to undergo a Basic DBS
  • Willingness to provide on-call cover one in 6 weeks ~
  • Full UK Driving License
  • Minimum of NVQ Level 2 in Plumbing
  • Adapted bathroom experience, and unvented cylinder experience would be advantageous

To be considered for this exciting role, please contact Bethan Hall -Associate Director, at Hamilton Woods on 01509 276158 or apply online with a covering note of your experience and suitability referencing the job ID number. Due to the exceptionally high level of applications if you have not heard back from HWA within 7 – 10 days, it is regrettable that we cannot reply to everyone with feedback directly and please assume your application has been unsuccessful.