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VINCI Construction UK is a national construction and facilities company and is the largest British subsidiary of VINCI.

If you are interested in a career with us, send your CV to vinci.recruitment@vinciconstruction.co.uk.

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Job Title

Division & Location

Description

Employment Status

P8065

Electrical Engineer (Shifts)

VINCI Facilities
Waybridge, Surrey

This Electrical Engineer position is for a high profile, prestige site for our client and hence experience of a similar environment is preferred. Clients uniform is provided.

Tasks & Responsibilities: 
• Confer with engineers, customers, and others to discuss existing or potential engineering projects and products.
• Design, implement, maintain, and improve electrical instruments, equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes.
• Operate computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks.
• Direct and coordinate manufacturing, construction, installation, maintenance, support, documentation, and testing activities to ensure compliance with specifications, codes, and customer requirements.
• Perform detailed calculations to compute and establish manufacturing, construction, and installation standards and specifications.
• Inspect completed installations and observe operations, to ensure conformance to design and equipment specifications and compliance with operational and safety standards.

Qualifications: Must have Electrical City & Guilds 2360. 17th Edition, PASMA and IPAF desired
Relevant Experience: High profile corporate clients, Prestige site.
Site based shift work
Building services maintenance engineering experience preferred
3 years minimum experience

Full Time Permanent

P7976

Quantity Surveyor

VINCI Facilities
Rainham - Kent

Summary of Role:
Reporting to a Senior Quantity Surveyor or (Senior) Commercial Manager the key focus is;
• Carrying out the commercial role on the project in line with VINCI processes and procedures to ensure the contractual and commercial position for VINCI is protected and financial performance is enhanced. 
• Develop and support junior team on projects.

Tasks & Responsibilities: 
• Identify, manage, reduce and drive out unnecessary costs and inefficient activities
• Be an advocate for Lean management and encourage the operational and commercial teams to look for ways to improve our services and constantly improve.
• Identify, manage and continually demonstrate the value of our service to our clients through effective use of Management Information.
• Maximise cash flow through timely preparation of valuations, submission of invoices and receipt of payment
• Ensure the prompt identification of risks in projects and implement risk management techniques, risk registers and actions plans to mitigate the risks
• Procure services and materials in an efficient manner with organisations in accordance with VINCI procurement policy and procedures and ensure appropriate records are kept.
• Production of accurate and timely financial forecasts for use in setting targets
• Establish and maintain accurate and robust reporting structures and monitor resources and costs to ensure that projects meet and / or exceed targets

CSCS: Must Have valid CSCS card
Qualifications: Minimum HNC in Construction
Relevant Experience: More than 5 years experience working within the Construction industry

Full Time Permanent

P8009

Construction Manager


Ashton under Lyne

Summary of Role:
Responsible for managing the construction on a section or project dependent on the scale and complexity of the works involved. Ensure that all works including those of suppliers and subcontractors are supervised and coordinated to deliver on safety, quality and environmental objectives.

Tasks & Responsibilities: 
• Plan, organise, control and coordinate the site or section of the site to a satisfactory and safe completion
• Ensure that works are coordinated to ensure suitable safe access and segregation is maintained
• Ensure that works are not started before Risk Assessments, Task Safety Plans and Method Statements are issued and agreed; issued and communicated by the sub-contractor and to then actively monitor their implementation
• Develops day to day plan for site operations from project programme
• Effectively manages site reporting such as record sheets, site instructions, daily diary etc.
• Ensure materials, plant and sub-contractors are procured to meet targets

Person Specification: 
-Demonstrate a good understanding of managing the site construction process and managing subcontractors
-Is commercially aware
-Has a good understanding of all aspects of the health and safety process that is required to be managed on site and puts safety first
-Demonstrate the ability to manage quality
-Is able to compile and work to programmes
-Can demonstrate ability to work in a larger team

CSCS: Must Have Black Site Management CSCS
Qualifications: HNC/HND/Degree required; Must Have SMSTS
Professional Membership: MCIOB desired
Relevant Experience: 10 to 15 years experience in the construction industry. 
Have good experience of all aspects of a building project that covers groundworks, structural steel, various envelope and roof treatments, high quality internal finishes.

Full Time Permanent

P7971 / P7972

Construction Manager

Preston & Chorley

Summary of Role:
Responsible for managing the construction on a section or project dependent on the scale and complexity of the works involved. Ensure that all works including those of suppliers and subcontractors are supervised and coordinated to deliver on safety, quality and environmental objectives.

Tasks & Responsibilities: 
• Plan, organise, control and coordinate the site or section of the site to a satisfactory and safe completion
• Ensure that works are coordinated to ensure suitable safe access and segregation is maintained
• Effectively manages site reporting such as record sheets, site instructions, daily diary etc.
• Ensure that the works are carried out in accordance with good practise and in line with all relevant specifications, drawings, method statements and to obtain all relevant technical / manufacturers information prior to any activity commencing
• Dissemination of information to relevant parties
• Ensure each subcontractor is aware of the Guide for Sub Contractors working with VINCI Construction and are interviewed prior to any engagement

CSCS: CSCS Supervisor or professional qualified person 
Qualifications: Qualifications in Project, Construction management or similar 
Relevant Experience: Working within NHS environments desired

Full Time Permanent

P7982

Facilities Assistant

VINCI Facilities
Coventry Hospitals

Summary of Role:
It is the responsibility of the Facilities Assistant to manage all elements assigned to them in a professional and safe manner. The specific details will vary depending on the nature of the Account and the range of facilities, assets and service lines being managed Adherence to agreed working processes, planned and reactive maintenance regimes and health and safety requirements are all key parts of the role.
Generally reporting to the Facilities Manager or their Assistant, the role will involve coordinating internal functions with those of the Customer and suppliers.

Tasks & Responsibilities: 
• Works with the Facilities Managers to develop management resource plans to meet operational needs and effects change where required
• Actively manage the Suppliers to deliver best value into the Account
• Support the Account Manager and Commercial teams in managing the finances of the Account
• Work to the principle that Innovation is an essential management capability which will be a key factor in the sustainability of the Account
• Utilise CAFM system to maximum effect on the Account: operational delivery, commercial and demonstrating best practice
• Be aware of new technological applications within the industry

Facilities Assistant will be required to accommodate additional needs for Vent/Grill and Shower drain maintenance as part of qualified service variation.

Full Time Permanent

P7996

Site Manager

VINCI Facilities
Covering national Frameworks

Summary of Role:
Reporting to the appointed Contract / Project / Construction Manager the Site Manager is responsible for managing an individual or series of projects (dependant upon size or complexity) in respect to the construction of a project. They will ensure that all works are managed and coordinated to deliver on safety, quality and environmental objectives.
The SM will ensure that all works, including those of suppliers and subcontractors are completed to programme, budget and quality standards expected and in a professional and ethical manner adhering to commercial guidelines, established best practice and professional/company standards.
Promote the development of team members and actively encourage effective relationships.
In the senior site representative function they are ultimately responsible for the resourcing, development and leadership of a team, defining and communicating contract objectives and constraints and complying with health, safety and environmental legislation, thereby delivering the end product on time, within budget and to the agreed quality. 

CSCS: Black Managers card required
Qualifications: CIOB Site Management or HNC in Construction or equivalent required.
Relevant Experience: Experience in commercial/industrial fit out and refurbishment with good grounds and civils experience is preferred.
Asbestos Awareness, Control of Temporary works experience desired.

This is a role that may require staying away from home for periods at a time to support our national frameworks with two large clients (typically 10 to 12 weeks at a time)

Full Time Permanent

P7562 Senior Quantity Surveyor

Taylor Woodrow

M4 - Reading

Taylor Woodrow is recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team on their M4 SMART Motorway Project.  Reporting into the project Commercial Manager, the Senior Quantity Surveyor will be responsible for all commercial aspects of a section of the project.

Duties:

  • Ensure that VINCI commercial position is protected using in depth understanding and experience of contractual, commercial, insurance and legal processes.
  • Responsible for effective client relationship management to encourage smooth commercial progression of the contract(s).
  • Manage and provide development and support to other commercial team members.
  • Understand the impact of commercial and technical changes at strategic level within the customer’s business industry/sector
  • Anticipate and plan change in commercial resource on the project
  • Provide commercial support to tendering process when required.
  • Prepare the basis of the project procurement schedule and ensure the team contribute and complete their relevant sections.
  • Oversee subcontract procurement in accordance with the procurement -timetable, in accordance with the Vinci procurement policy.
  • Ensure that materials and off site services are procured in an efficient manner with capable organisations in accordance with the VINCI procurement policy and procedures and ensure appropriate records are kept.

 

Person Specification

  • Degree or equivalent in Quantity Surveying
  • Extensive knowledge of NEC contracts
  • Professional Membership of RICS or MICES is desired
  • Experience gained on highways projects is beneficial but not essential.

Full Time

Permanent

P7610 Independent Quality Inspector (Roads / Pavements)

Taylor Woodrow

Coleshill – M6 Smart Motorway

Independent Quality Inspector
Taylor Woodrow is recruiting for an Independent Quality Inspector to join their M6 SMART Motorways team based out of Coleshill.

Duties:

  • Support the Quality Manager in developing the quality, assurance, and handover systems for the project to comply with company and client requirements
  • Assist in development of ITPs and provide appropriate support to the production team to ensure they are effectively implemented
  • Conduct pre-inspections of the works with relevant team members (prior to formal client inspection)
  • Carry out inspection of hold and witness points as required by the ITPs, independently of the construction teams
  • To support the project team to establish and implement the benchmarking system for the project works
  • Complete detailed investigations with respect to quality incidents to determine the facts and root causes including formal issue of a corresponding report and associated recommendations.
  • Carry out both planned and ad hoc surveillances and promptly issue appropriate reports.
  • Carry out quality/system audits on internal project processes, design partners and the supply chain (including off site manufacturing)

Person Specification

  • Proven ability to support project teams to deliver right first time, actively promote a quality culture and contribute to excellence in delivery and continual improvement   
  • Technical expertise with respect to specific aspects of construction but also the capability to research requirements and effectively apply new learning to achieve compliance
  • Proven ability to undertake independent quality inspections, witness testing, and review assurance documentation on major civil engineering projects
  • Membership of the Chartered Quality Institute is advantageous but not essential
Previous highways experience is beneficial

Full Time

Permanent

P7561 Commercial Manager

Taylor Woodrow

Reading – M4

Summary of Role:
Responsible for all commercial aspects of a project or a section of a major project.
Ensure that the VINCI commercial position is protected using an in-depth understanding, and experience of contractual, commercial insurance and legal processes.
Some responsibility for effective client relationship management to encourage smooth commercial progression of the contract. Provides liaison with the client, PQS, and senior staff on commercial issues.
Expected to manage and provide development and support for a team of commercial staff, including participation in selection and recruitment.
Responsible for the planning and management of own work and the work of others.

Tasks & Responsibilities: 
• Demonstrates and maintains a high level of commercial and technical knowledge and works closely with the delivery team to develop techniques and solutions to meet business and customer needs
• Understand the impact of commercial and technical changes at strategic level within the customer’s business industry / sector
• Anticipate and plans change in commercial resource within a project
• Provide commercial support to tendering process when required.
• Prepare commercial report for tenders when required
• Prepares the basis of the project procurement schedule and ensures the team contribute and complete their relevant sections. Carries out subcontract procurement in accordance with the procurement timetable, in accordance with the Vinci procurement policy.
• Ensures that materials and off site services are procured in an efficient manner with capable organisations in accordance with VINCI procurement policy and procedures and ensure appropriate records are kept.

CSCS: Must have a valid CSCS Card
Qualifications: Must be Degree qualified, preferably in Quantity Surveying
Professional Membership: RICS / MICES highly desirable
Relevant Experience: Highways / Change / Risk Management experience required

Full Time

Permanent

P7667 Customer Care Manager

Wakefield
Summary of Role:
Responsible for the resolution of any defects that may develop in completed work. May also be responsible for obtaining the ‘Making Good Defects’ certificate on completed work.
The resolution of these defects should be achieved in line with the Contract conditions for the project and with minimum cost to the Company, whilst maintaining good relations with the building owner and users.

Tasks & Responsibilities: 
• To answer queries as they arise from the building owner
• To respond to Notification of Defect sheets
• Plan the works and prepare the RAMS documents
• Arrange for the sub-contractor attendance
• To keep records of works carried out and works deemed non-defects
• To be available outside of work hours as appropriate
• Identify and advise on poor quality materials or workmanship
• Provide feedback on poor performance by sub-contractors via COINS
• Alert operational management to instances of recurring defects

CSCS: CSCS card required for this role

Full Time

Permanent

P7452 Traffic & Safety Control Officer

Taylor Woodrow
Ashford – Kent

Job Role:
Taylor Woodrow is seeking to recruit a Traffic and Safety Control Officer to join their site team in Ashford, Kent.  Based on the M20 Junction 10a, the Traffic and Safety Officer will be responsible for leading all traffic management tasks across the project.

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Liaise with the client, police, traffic officers, maintaining agents, contractors and internal construction staff.
  • Plan and control all traffic management works
  • Input into traffic management design – decisions on layout, CCTV systems, temporary barriers, speed cameras and diversion routes
  • Ensure temporary traffic regulation orders and road space are in place (SRW)
  • Ensure regional control centres (RCC)and vehicle management signs (VMS) are in place
  • Assess work site activities in relation to the traffic management plan
  • Communicating the plan to other parties
  • Implementation of temporary traffic regulation orders
  • Recovery operation management
  • Abnormal load liaison
  • Report and deal with incidents
  • Emergency routes planning and distribution
  • Organise and coordinate rolling blocks

Person Specification

  • CSCS required
  • Previous traffic management experience ideally working for a main contractor
Lantra - 12 A Foreman Certificate

Full Time

Permanent

P7683 Construction Manager

HMP Leicester

Summary of Role:
Reporting to the appointed Sector/ Operations/ Senior Contracts Manager the Construction Manager has responsibility for the operational management and performance of the contract(s) / site(s) to which he is assigned. Ensuring works are completed safely to programme, budget and quality standards expected by the client in a professional and ethical manner adhering to commercial guidelines, established best practice and professional/company standards. 

Tasks & Responsibilities: 
The Construction Manager will: 
• Ensure all supporting functions sustain operational management to maximise returns in terms of profit and service level.
• Identify, manage and reduce all unnecessary costs and inefficient activities – ensure project / contract risks are clearly identified and controlled.
• Promote the development of team members and actively encourage effective relationships.
• Ensure the requirements of the VINCI HSE policies are fully understood and implemented.
• Ensure the establishment and administration of working processes, planned and reactive maintenance regimes, health, safety and environmental management and support to the contract commercial team are all key parts of the role.
• Ensure that all works including those of suppliers and subcontractors are supervised and coordinated to deliver on safety, quality, programme and environmental objectives. 

CSCS: Must have a valid CSCS card.

Full Time

Permanent

P7456

Project Director

Taylor Woodrow

Watford - Hertfordshire

Taylor Woodrow currently seeks a Project Director to join the Highways Sector due to increasing workload in this part of the business.

Summary of Role: The Project Director oversees the execution a major or complex project, managing the relationship between the project and senior Client representatives, JV or supply chain partner.
The Project Director ensures that Taylor Woodrow’s and VINCI’s vision, values and objectives are embedded and displayed by the project delivery team.

The role will be project based and require mobility depending on site location, expected to be south of Nottingham/Stoke on Trent. Further opportunities are likely within the Highways England Smart Motorway Programme.

CSCS: Must have a CSCS card.

Qualifications: Degree qualified.

Professional Membership: CEng.

Relevant Experience: Previous experience of delivering major highways schemes as the senior project person (Project Director/Project Manager) from mobilisation and through delivery.

Full Time Permanent

P7487

Account Manager

VINCI Facilities

Denton – Great Manchester

Summary of Role: leading the delivery of one our customer focused regional/work streams within the division, they will provide clear leadership and direction to the delivery teams ensuring that all works are completed safely to programme, budget and quality standards expected by the client in a professional and ethical manner adhering to commercial guidelines, established best practice, professional & company standards and that their teams service delivery is focused on achieving our Mission.

Main Duties:

· Ensure all supporting functions sustain operational management to maximise returns in terms of profit and service level.

· Identify, manage and reduce all unnecessary costs and inefficient activities – ensure business, contract & project risks are clearly identified and controlled.

· Promote the development of team members and actively encourage effective relationships.

· Ensure the requirements of the VINCI HSE policies are fully understood and implemented.

· Ensure the establishment and administration of working processes, planned and reactive maintenance regimes, health, safety and environmental management and support to the contract commercial team are all key parts of the role.

Qualifications: Senior management qualifications degree / masters technical background preferable.

Professional Membership: BIFM / Chartered management or technical.

Relevant Experience: POL Experience. Managing technical teams, proven profit delivery whilst maintaining customer advocacy.

Full Time Permanent

P7533

Quantity Surveyor

VINCI Facilities

Rainham

Summary of Role:

Reporting to a Senior Quantity Surveyor or (Senior) Commercial Manager the key focus on the role is to carry out the commercial role on the project in line with VINCI processes and procedures to ensure the contractual and commercial position for VINCI is protected and financial performance is enhanced.

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Main Duties:

· Develop a good understanding of the wider aspects of Health, Safety and Environmental law affecting a Facilities business.

· Have a full understanding and appreciation of the contract under which your project is operating and the risks and opportunities this presents.

· Understand and implement the requirements of VINCI Health Safety, Quality and Environmental procedures and conduct all duties in a manner consistent with these.

· Develop a high level of competence in the application of IT skills to facilitate own role within VINCI Facilities.

· Develop a wider knowledge of business systems to manage and present business information

· Use the CAFM platform to demonstrate our value to our clients.

CSCS: Appropriate level of CSCS Required

Qualifications: Quantity Surveying Qualification desired

Relevant Experience: Schedule of rates and social housing experience preferable.

Full time Permanent

P7590

Asset Manager

VINCI Facilities

Watford

Summary of Role:

The role of Asset Manager is to manage all aspects relating to Life Cycle Asset Management and deliver compliant, Intelligent, cost effective solutions and reports in a professional and safe manner.

Interface with on-site facilities project teams, technology centre, specialist engineering resource & internal groups to delivering the operational requirements of the PFI contracts, Clients, SPV’s & Project Companies Work with internal teams, Clients to create additional value by demonstrating asset management capability & excellence within the VINCI Facilities organisation. Ensuring building life cycle asset management is embedded into day to day operations increasing the value of the VINCI Facilities offer to existing and new Customers.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Appreciation of buildings their composition & condition relevant to asset management
  • A track record of working in teams or in isolation and are a good communicator
  • The ability to challenge information and manipulate data
  • The ability to work at different levels within a project to ensure all targets are met
  • Ability to work in a client facing environment
  • Institute of Asset Management accreditation
  • Relevant technical accreditation

Core hours are Monday to Friday 8:00 – 17:00

UK travel as required

Where visits to sites and client locations are required, this may entail additional and/or out of office hours and overnight stays.

Qualifications: Relevant qualifications in Electrical, Mechanical, Fabric or HVAC disciplines

Professional Membership: BIFM, IAM, RICS or CIBSE membership desirable.

Fill Time FTC 7 months

P7607

Quantity Surveyor

VINCI Facilities

Maidstone

Summary of Role:

Reporting to a Senior Quantity Surveyor or (Senior) Commercial Manager the key focus is;

• Carrying out the commercial role on the project in line with VINCI processes and procedures to ensure the contractual and commercial position for VINCI is protected and financial performance is enhanced.

• Develop and support junior team on projects.

Specific Tasks & Responsibilities:

• Develop a good understanding of the wider aspects of Health, Safety and Environmental law affecting a Facilities business.

• Have a full understanding and appreciation of the contract under which your project is operating and the risks and opportunities this presents.

• Understand and implement the requirements of VINCI Health Safety, Quality and Environmental procedures and conduct all duties in a manner consistent with these.

• Develop a high level of competence in the application of IT skills to facilitate own role within VINCI Facilities.

• Develop a wider knowledge of business systems to manage and present business information.

• Use the CAFM platform to demonstrate our value to our clients.

• Have a clear understanding of the benefits and outputs available from our IT tools.

• Share best practice and knowledge of using the IT platforms with the wider Commercial/Project team.

• Actively seek to expand own knowledge base of VINCI Facilities working practices and industry as a whole and promote development of others.

• Identify, manage, reduce and drive out unnecessary costs and inefficient activities.

• Be an advocate for Lean management and encourage the operational and commercial teams to look for ways to improve our services and constantly improve.

• Identify, manage and continually demonstrate the value of our service to our clients through effective use of Management Information.

• Maximise cash flow through timely preparation of valuations, submission of invoices and receipt of payment.

• Develop high level of understanding of planning, programming and works order tracking to ensure accurate progress reporting

• Fully understand the project measures and performance criteria and influence the performance of our suppliers and teams against these metrics.

• Production of Timely accounts for use in managing the business.

• Production of accurate and timely financial forecasts for use in setting targets.

• Establish and maintain accurate and robust reporting structures and monitor resources and costs to ensure that projects meet and / or exceed targets.

CSCS: Must have CSCS card.

Qualifications: Minimum HNC or equivalent.

Relevant Experience: Minimum of 5 years working in the construction industry.

Full Time Permanent

 

 


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