UCA Consulting

UCA Consulting Denbighshire, UK
19/08/2018
Full time
With a track record of delivering residential and education projects to private clients and high-end brands, our client has built up a large portfolio of impressive work/clients over the years. This role would suit an individual who has five years of post-graduate experience and aspires to quickly progress within a medium sized, reputable firm while working on exciting projects within the residential and education sectors. The position would be reporting directly to the Commercial Manager and would require the successful candidate to manage several projects ranging from £3/4m to £100m. Experience/Qualifications • The candidate needs to have a degree in Quantity Surveying and with at least five years post graduate experience. • The candidate should have had this experience within construction ideally for a main contractor. Main QS Duties • Prepare Cost Plans and Feasibility Studies including carrying out research where instructed to obtain specialist sub-contract and supplier cost information. • Prepare tender documentation for varying types of construction procurement routes. • Prepare Cashflow Forecasts and Capital Commitment Schedules (spreadsheet which captures all costs of the project not just construction costs). • Run the tender analysis process following tender returns including drafting tender reports. • Prepare Contract Documents and/or Letters of Intent. • Prepare interim monthly valuations of work undertaken by appointed Building Contractor during Construction Phase of projects. • Prepare Monthly Cost Reports and Final Accounts during Construction Phase of projects. • Experience in the housebuilding, social housing or education sectors are not necessary but would be beneficial. For an informal, confidential chat please call Bhav on . Agency: UCA Consulting Contact Name: Bhavick Raja Contact Email: Telephone: Industry: Construction Job Type: Permanent Location: Denbighshire, Wales Salary: £30-50k pa (based on experience)
UCA Consulting Dorset, UK
19/08/2018
Full time
Project Planner / Programmer / Scheduler with construction experience We are working on behalf of a main contractor who has a reputation for high quality delivery within the Commercial, Retail and Leisure sectors. Due to an increased pipeline of projects within the leisure sector a requirement for a project planner has arisen. Duties include: - Support the planning function, which involves creating and managing project schedules at a detailed design level through the construction phase - project level and programme. - Manage dependencies and maintain a critical path. - Maintain and process of information from different entities and coordinate in a controlled process. - Work closely with the project team, subcontractors and financial entities to maintain accurate and stages of projects. - Reporting and planning reviews with clients and others requiring information for ongoing planning reporting cycles. - Work closely with the reporting function, inputting into their process and regular cycle. - Apply agreed planning standards and ensure they are adopted and embedded across in the programme. - Transfer skills and knowledge to internal staff as appropriate. Requirements: - Good understanding of the construction industry and processes, from the design stage through to completion of the projects. - Demonstrate the ability of managing the scheduling of projects typically from 100k to 4 million in value. - Ability of managing several projects at any one time at differing stages. - Demonstrate the process of the information coordination and presentation to others. - Previous experience in similar role essential Experience in the leisure sector not essential but would be highly advantageous To discuss further please call Bhavick on . Agency: UCA Consulting Contact Name: Bhavick Raja Contact Email: Telephone: Industry: Construction Job Type: Permanent Location: Dorset Salary: £40-50k pa (based on experience)
UCA Consulting Hitchin, UK
19/08/2018
Full time
We're working with a modern, specialist joinery/carpentry firm based near Hitchin who are looking for their next CAD setter out. They are looking for an experienced draughtsperson to come on board and take on pre-construction coordination duties. Applicants will need to have knowledge of AutoCAD and joinery. They are looking for an experienced CAD Technician, who can produce high end joinery drawings right the way from initial client briefs/site surveys through to manufacturing and assembly. The candidate must be trained and proficient in the use of AutoCAD and is able to produce precise joinery/workshop drawings As well as all the usual responsibilities the nature of the role means you'll be an integral part of their team from day one as you will be briefing teams during the pre-construction phase, organising and coordinating between the CAD designers, project manager and site team. Annual turnover last year was 8 mill and this is set to increase this year and when it does they will begin to build a team around you. Salary is dependent upon experience, £40-50k pa. To find out more please call Bhav on . Agency: UCA Consulting Contact Name: Bhavick Raja Contact Email: Telephone: Industry: Construction Job Type: Permanent Location: Hitchin, Herts Salary: £40-50k pa (based on experience)
UCA Consulting Hitchin, UK
19/08/2018
Full time
Still managing the type of fit out jobs which you know won't get you promoted? Have you managed your fair share of interior fit out projects? We're working with a modern, specialist joinery/carpentry firm based near Hitchin who are looking for their next Project Manager. As well as all the usual responsibilities their size means you'll be an integral part of their team from day one and will be working on projects valued up to £1,000,000. Annual turnover last year was 8 mill and this is set to increase this year. If you have circa ten years of experience, are based a maximum of 30 miles from Hitchin and fancy working for a company which values its employees as much as its customers then I would like to speak to you. Salary is between £50-60k pa (doe). For an informal and confidential chat, please call Bhavick Agency: UCA Consulting Contact Name: Sam Annis Contact Email: Telephone: Industry: Construction Job Type: Permanent Location: Hitchin, Herts Salary: £50-60k pa (based on experience)
UCA Consulting Bridgwater, UK
16/08/2018
Full time
We are working with an established, specialist carpentry contractor, who over the last twenty years have been offering a full range of design and build services taking on all manner of carpentry and joinery works, all aspects of roofing, timber frame construction and fire stopping installation. They are seeking at least one mid-level to senior QS to come and join their tight knit growing team due to an increased pipeline of projects. They work within a range of sectors from commercial to residential to schools and new build. If you have experience within any of these areas along with fit out or carpentry/joinery experience, we would be keen to hear from you. What you'll be doing: Compile detailed estimates from BoQ's or Taking Off from drawings Finalise estimates & tender submissions with management & commercial colleagues Prepare interim valuations and agree final accounts, track the certification and payments Identify & document variations to contract & agree values Identify & document delay, disruption, extensions of time etc., & agree values Procurement of sub-contractors including detailing scope, agreeing prices/rates and producing sub-contract documentation Manage sub-contract accounts including, validation of progress payments, value variations and agree final accounts You will have: Recent experience in a similar role - minimum of two years (post grad/qualification) Knowledge of construction technology, processes and materials Understand the various building contracts in current use Valid CSCS card and driving licence Alongside the usual benefits this role would be suited towards someone keen to find a role with a high level of autonomy and responsibility. To find out more please call Bhav on . Agency: UCA Consulting Contact Name: Bhavick Raja Contact Email: Telephone: Industry: Construction Job Type: Permanent Location: Bridgwater Salary: £30-50k pa plus package (based on experience)
UCA Consulting Halifax, UK
16/08/2018
Full time
Do you want to join a consultancy that sees itself as part of the team? My client feels this is the only way to ensure the Client and Designers' vision within timescale and budget. With a healthy pipe line of work across the UK, we are seeking an experienced QS to replace a long-standing member of this tight knit team of surveyors. You will have: Degree in Quantity Surveying or equivalent and be working towards MRICS Circa 10 years quantity surveying/cost management experience Strong technical understanding Pre and Post contract experience Experience of chairing meetings with clients Exposure to the Leisure sector is quite important and would be hugely beneficial! If you are looking for a company who deliver on their promises to clients and do not have large internal teams where you are stuck into niche areas and cannot learn, challenge and progress, then please get in touch. To do so call Bhav on . Agency: UCA Consulting Contact Name: Bhavick Raja Contact Email: Telephone: Industry: Construction Job Type: Permanent Location: Halifax Salary: £50-70k pa plus package (based on experience)
UCA Consulting Didcot OX11, UK
16/08/2018
Full time
Are you a recent graduate or junior transport planner seeking their first role within the consultancy space? We are working with a civil and structural engineering consultancy based in Didcot who have an opening within their highway engineering team. The team is highly motivated and committed to the delivery of successful projects for our clients. If you're seeking a challenging role, within a well-established, multi-disciplinary consultancy which continues to expand, look no further. If successful, you will be responsible for the following tasks; Assist in carrying out site appraisals, feasibility studies and provide pre-application advice Assist in preparing Transport Assessments, Transport Statements and Travel Plans Undertake traffic modelling and junction capacity assessments Liaise with clients, project team members and local authorities We would like you to be; Qualified to degree level Experienced in the preparation of Transport Assessments, Transport Statements, Travel Plans and Access Appraisals An understanding of TRICS, ARCADY and PICADY (Junctions8) An understanding of micro-simulation traffic modelling would be an advantage If you are interested in the role and would like top find out more please call for an informal, confidential chat. Agency: UCA Consulting Contact Name: Bhavick Raja Contact Email: Telephone: Industry: Engineering Job Type: Perm Location: Didcot, Oxfordshire Salary: £20-26k pa (dependant on experience)
UCA Consulting Denbighshire, UK
16/08/2018
Full time
Job Description, The successful candidate will be passionate about technology and software development and will provide expertise in the customization, extension and enhancement of our Dynamics AX2009 platform. The role will be based out of our St Asaph (North Wales) or our Hamble (Southampton) office and with the prime responsibility for supporting and developing our Microsoft AX2009 ERP system. Key Responsibilities: Producing estimates and detailed designs for proposed solutions; Exploiting the Dynamics platform and utilizing the inbuilt capabilities; Developing high quality solutions in X++, including the implementation and testing of changes and customization's; Strong functional knowledge of the system - including Financials, Trade & Logistics and Production; Configuring Dynamics AX environments for development, testing and production use; Release management and controlled deployment to LIVE, with code merging; Developing high quality reports using SQL Server Reporting Services; Participating in the full development lifecycle (requirements capture, architecture, design, implementation, test and deployment); Documentation - Functional and Technical specifications, test plans and change acceptance Mandatory Skills, It is essential that all candidates have the following Development, Testing & Deployment skills: 7+ years X++ development MorphX Debugging Writing/modifying - Classes, Jobs, Tables, Forms, Reports following Microsoft best practices white paper Deployment from DEV to TEST to LIVE - Source/version control Merging code Testing Unit, Module, Integration, System & Regression testing Microsoft hotfixes Reverse engineering code Integration with other systems - odbc, flat file, Excel, data migration scripts Deployment techniques - .aod vs. .xpo Backup and restore - AX Application & SQL Functional and Technical areas - AX2009 (5 Years) / AX2012 Finance Trade & Logistics Production & Shop Floor Control CRM Projects & Advanced Projects Solution Centre (To-Increase) - workflows, document handling Desirable Skills : .NET experience Enterprise Portal AIF experience
UCA Consulting 184 The Promenade, Blackpool FY1 1RJ, UK
16/08/2018
Full time
The successful candidate will be passionate about technology and software development and will provide expertise in the customization, extension and enhancement of our Dynamics AX2009 platform. The role will be based out of our St Asaph (North Wales) or our Hamble (Southampton) office and with the prime responsibility for supporting and developing our Microsoft AX2009 ERP system. Key Responsibilities: Producing estimates and detailed designs for proposed solutions; Exploiting the Dynamics platform and utilizing the inbuilt capabilities; Developing high quality solutions in X++, including the implementation and testing of changes and customization's; Strong functional knowledge of the system - including Financials, Trade & Logistics and Production; Configuring Dynamics AX environments for development, testing and production use; Release management and controlled deployment to LIVE, with code merging; Developing high quality reports using SQL Server Reporting Services; Participating in the full development lifecycle (requirements capture, architecture, design, implementation, test and deployment); Documentation - Functional and Technical specifications, test plans and change acceptance Mandatory Skills, It is essential that all candidates have the following Development, Testing & Deployment skills: 7+ years X++ development MorphX Debugging Writing/modifying - Classes, Jobs, Tables, Forms, Reports following Microsoft best practices white paper Deployment from DEV to TEST to LIVE - Source/version control Merging code Testing Unit, Module, Integration, System & Regression testing Microsoft hotfixes Reverse engineering code Integration with other systems - odbc, flat file, Excel, data migration scripts Deployment techniques - .aod vs. .xpo Backup and restore - AX Application & SQL Functional and Technical areas - AX2009 (5 Years) / AX2012 Finance Trade & Logistics Production & Shop Floor Control CRM Projects & Advanced Projects Solution Centre (To-Increase) - workflows, document handling Desirable Skills : .NET experience Enterprise Portal AIF experience
UCA Consulting Didcot OX11, UK
16/08/2018
Full time
Are you an experienced highway design engineer seeking a role within the consultancy space? We are working with a civil and structural engineering consultancy who have an opening within their highway engineering team. The team is highly motivated and committed to the delivery of successful projects for our clients. If you're seeking a challenging role, within a well-established, multi-disciplinary consultancy which continues to expand, look no further. If successful, you will be responsible for the following tasks; Prepare drawings and produce practical, safe and buildable designs in AutoCAD under the supervision of a Senior Engineer Assist with the preparation of technical and pre and post-planning reports Provide technical support to other members of the in-house team Liaise with clients, other members or the professional team and local authorities We would like you to be; Minimum 2/3 years' experience using AutoCAD in a similar consultancy environment HNC (equivalent) in Civil Engineering would be desirable An ability to use the following software packages would be beneficial: KeyTERRAFIRMA / Civil 3D, AutoTrack and Microsoft Office Experience with UK design principles, standards, including the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges and Manual for Streets Strong communication skills, both orally and in writing Experience of, or at the very least, have a broad understanding of the requirements of local authorities If you are interested in the role and would like to find out more please call for an informal, confidential chat. Agency: UCA Consulting Contact Name: Bhavick Raja Contact Email: Telephone: Industry: Engineering Job Type: Perm Location: Didcot, Oxfordshire Salary: £30-40k pa (dependant on experience)
UCA Consulting Clacton-on-Sea, UK
15/08/2018
Full time
ESTIMATOR Department: Machined Components Permanent, full time position: 37½hr week + Pension. Salary is negotiable depending on experience. Client: Founded as a family business in 1955, my client has grown to become the largest polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) processor in the United Kingdom and now exports to 35 Countries around the world. Specialising in producing high quality extruded rod, moulded rod & tube , skived films & sheets and machined components , they use only the finest quality virgin PTFE. They also offer these products in a wide range of filled grades and colours. Details of role: We are looking for an experienced Estimator. You will be responsible for estimating the true costs of individual components and assemblies machined from various fluoropolymer materials, and have the confidence to deliver to spec, quotes for large quantities and complex assemblies. You will have an eye for detail, be able to define machining specifications and manufacturing methods and implement production to the planned timescale. Main duties: Costings and provision of quotations for sales purpose Define machining specifications and manufacturing methods Timely provision of material and tooling Participate in Continuous Improvements Programmes Define and maintain engineering master set-up instructions Key skills: Must have Machining and Estimating experience within a manufacturing industry and an intermediate level of qualified engineering skills. We are looking for a person confident in using a variety of Computer software for the generation of Stats and reports and that can think a process through, use their own initiative to research and propose cost effective solutions and implement confidently, and to deadline. Agency: UCA Consulting Contact Name: Raj Mangam Contact Email: Telephone: Industry: Construction/Property Job Type: Permanent Location: Clacton-on-Sea, Essex Salary: £ 28,000 - £32,000