Arcadis

Arcadis London, UK
15/11/2018
Full time
Description Senior Project Manager - Prime Residential - London Full Time / Part Time The Exciting Opportunity: If you're an experienced Senior Project Manager and ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on. Join our Prime Residential Development team as a Senior Project Manager and we'll make sure you get the experience and personalised learning support you need to take your career as far as you want it to go. We are seeking to locate a career minded Senior Project Manager to support the Residential Development team on on-going design & build projects It is intended that the role will offer the opportunity to progress your career as your experience grows. Our team is involved in some of the UK's most complex and stimulating projects that are diverse and technically demanding. We have an enviable reputation in the delivery of such schemes and are working closely with our blue-chip clients in this Residential sector delivering their most important projects. Role Purpose: Responsible for delivering their of work in line with budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls, and will have significant technical knowledge and experience Overview of Role : Accountable for delivery of a project or projects ( Development / Developer led ) with reasonable complexity up to £30m + in value - to budget, quality and time metrics Accountable for delivery of timely and accurate data collection, analysis and reports Responsible for monitoring and escalation of project management KPIs and performance metrics Delivering work in line with budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls, and will have significant technical knowledge and experience Accountabilities: Work within established financial systems and clear project objectives to produce plans, schedules and track budgets, highlighting variances in order to manage and control project delivery targets Deliver/assist to manage small to medium scale projects or programmes of work, ensuring appropriate use of resources to deliver the required scope of work within set deadlines Present any project risks or issues to senior managers to ensure the project is not adversely impacted, and ensure the delivery of projects to compliant standards Analyse and review a range of data to identify key themes and trends and use the outputs to produce recommendations that support project decision-making Use knowledge and experience to review project processes and policies, providing advice to support management in developing and improving processes and systems Interact effectively across the organisation, completing complex professional level tasks for others in order to ensure projects/programmes can be delivered to meet customer expectations Advise colleagues on issues relating to own projects, providing subject matter advice in order to support delivery and ensure there is alignment between policy and operational practice Collaborate with stakeholders and third party contractors, in order to ensure all parties are informed and aware of project progress and expectations What You have to Offer: Relevant business experience including management of projects ranging from £3 million to £30 Million Plus Good previous Prime Developer / Developer led project experience 'Practitioner' level expertise in one or more service lines Good communication skills, including the ability to liaise with peers and senior colleagues and build and maintain relationships Building the ability to negotiate and manage relationships with external stakeholders Commercial acumen and organisational understanding A logical approach and ability to think through complex issues to co-ordinate multi-faceted aspects of projects Knowledge of own area and a general understanding of wider programme and business Qualifications Professional Qualifications: Attainment of OR near attainment of relevant professional certification or chartered status Educational Requirements: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline Why ARCADIS: ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. At Arcadis , we trust our teams to create their own work-life balance. It means we always welcome people who want or need a flexible career. We're proud of the diverse ways of working that thrive in our community as a result. We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our people across six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ and Race. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success. Please visit: . Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands. What We Offer: We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. We offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, we offer some excellent
Arcadis London, UK
15/11/2018
Full time
Description Project Manager - Prime Residential - London Full Time / Part Time The Exciting Opportunity: If you're an experienced Project Manager and ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on. Join our Prime Residential Development team as a Project Manager and we'll make sure you get the experience and personalised learning support you need to take your career as far as you want it to go. We are seeking to locate a career minded Project Manager to support the Residential Development team on on-going design & build projects It is intended that the role will offer the opportunity to progress your career as your experience grows. Our team is involved in some of the UK's most complex and stimulating projects that are diverse and technically demanding. We have an enviable reputation in the delivery of such schemes and are working closely with our blue-chip clients in this Residential sector delivering their most important projects. Role Purpose: Responsible for delivering their of work in line with budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls, and will have significant technical knowledge and experience Overview of Role: Accountable for delivery of a project or projects ( Development / Developer led ) with reasonable complexity up to £30m + in value - to budget, quality and time metrics Accountable for delivery of timely and accurate data collection, analysis and reports Responsible for monitoring and escalation of project management KPIs and performance metrics Delivering work in line with budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls, and will have significant technical knowledge and experience Accountabilities: Work within established financial systems and clear project objectives to produce plans, schedules and track budgets, highlighting variances in order to manage and control project delivery targets Deliver/assist to manage small to medium scale projects or programmes of work, ensuring appropriate use of resources to deliver the required scope of work within set deadlines Present any project risks or issues to senior managers to ensure the project is not adversely impacted, and ensure the delivery of projects to compliant standards Analyse and review a range of data to identify key themes and trends and use the outputs to produce recommendations that support project decision-making Use knowledge and experience to review project processes and policies, providing advice to support management in developing and improving processes and systems Interact effectively across the organisation, completing complex professional level tasks for others in order to ensure projects/programmes can be delivered to meet customer expectations Advise colleagues on issues relating to own projects, providing subject matter advice in order to support delivery and ensure there is alignment between policy and operational practice Collaborate with stakeholders and third party contractors, in order to ensure all parties are informed and aware of project progress and expectations What You have to Offer: Relevant business experience including management of projects ranging from £3 million to £30 Million Plus Good previous Prime Developer / Developer led project experience 'Practitioner' level expertise in one or more service lines Good communication skills, including the ability to liaise with peers and senior colleagues and build and maintain relationships Building the ability to negotiate and manage relationships with external stakeholders Commercial acumen and organisational understanding A logical approach and ability to think through complex issues to co-ordinate multi-faceted aspects of projects Knowledge of own area and a general understanding of wider programme and business Qualifications Professional Qualifications: Attainment of OR near attainment of relevant professional certification or chartered status Educational Requirements: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline Why ARCADIS: ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. At Arcadis , we trust our teams to create their own work-life balance. It means we always welcome people who want or need a flexible career. We're proud of the diverse ways of working that thrive in our community as a result. We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our people across six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ and Race. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success. Please visit: . Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands. What We Offer: We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. We offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, we offer some excellent benefits, such as:
Arcadis 133 Oldham St, Manchester M4 1LN, UK
14/11/2018
Description Facilities Assistant Manchester We are currently looking for a facilities assistant to join our team in Manchester. As a facilities assistant you will work with the Office & Facilities Manager to provide an effective office and facilities Management service to our Arcadis office in Manchester, this will include ensuring that all areas of the office administration remit are undertaken and a high standard of service is provided at all time. You day will be varied and will include but not be limited to: • Providing excellent front of office, reception services to the office as required. • Managing the reception desk and area ensuring a high level of service and presentation at all times. • Being the first level for answering of phone calls coming into the switchboard. • Dealing with all visitors coming into the office. • Managing the set-up of the meeting rooms for client meetings, ordering of catering services for client meetings. • Managing the booking of meeting rooms on site and assisting staff in the booking of meeting rooms in other Arcadis properties. • Managing the visitor log and ensuring all visitors are given a health and safety briefing of the office on arrival. • Arranging security passes for visitors and staff, where required. • Booking taxis. • Managing the incoming and outgoing mail & couriers deliveries/collections in accordance with site procedures. • Organising meetings, including the organisation of refreshments, as required. • Travel and accommodation bookings for staff. • Liaison with maintenance contractors. • Ordering of stationery and other office supplies • Ordering of PPE for staff. • Assisting with managing the office environment, coordinating with the building management and contractors coming into the office. • Filling and stocking the beverages in staff breakout areas • Assisting with keeping the office tidy and presentable at all times. • Assisting with providing new starter inductions. About you: You will be confident in a people facing role with a proactive approach and strong customer service skills. You will be able to demonstrate the key competencies: Customer Focus • Considers and understands own role and able to support occupiers and external visitors to enable a positive experience from the ARCADIS working environment. Planning and Delivery • Works quickly and accurately through the planning and prioritising of own workload. Networking and Influencing • Proactively develops robust relationships with Arcadis staff on site and colleagues within the Office & Facilities Teams across the UK. • Shares innovation with colleagues. Communication • Communicates with others clearly, concisely, confidently, with consideration and respect in a way that engages the audience and achieves the desired result. Focus on results • Achieves results through a positive approach. • Focuses on goals and targets. • Looks critically at systems, policies, processes and procedures and offers options for improvement. Why Arcadis? We're hard to pin down as a business. But while our work spans many disciplines - from consultancy to engineering and architecture to cost management, it's united under a common vision. We see people where others see projects, and we recognise that when we design environments we impact lives. We're here to show the magnitude of that opportunity to the world. To bring it to life for our clients and the customers they serve. A career for the big thinkers: Our vision needs people who see the bigger picture. Who bring their expertise to life with spark and imagination. And see possibility where others see limits. Finally - and most importantly - you'll be offered an environment where you can go anywhere. A highly competitive remuneration package; a pension scheme that matches up to 8%; the best development programmes in the industry; and a working culture where you can finally put your ideas and potential into practice. At Arcadis, we trust our teams to create their own work-life balance. It means we always welcome people who want or need a flexible career. We're proud of the diverse ways of working that thrive in our community as a result. We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our people across six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ and Race. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success. If that speaks to you, talk to us. Qualifications .
Arcadis London, UK
14/11/2018
Description Contract Quantity Surveyor West London 6 Months The Exciting Opportunity Join our team and you will discover a culture focused on helping you flourish as a professional, not on squeezing you into a corporate box. In this role, you will provide Cost and Commercial Management services to a high-profile client. It is intended that the role will offer the opportunity to progress your career as your experience grows Overview of Role: You will be part of the cost management team required on our client's research & development sites by providing competent and professional quantity surveying support to the Capital Delivery Programme across a number of projects and sites. This role will be based from our client office in Brentford, West London. Your Day-to-Day: · To develop the success of the projects through clear strategy and proactive commitment · Responsible for managing the client's expectations in a competitive environment · Effective communication ensuring all information is available for the successful completion of projects · To liaise with other managers to ensure efficient financial control resulting in projects being cost effective · Representing the company in a professional and diligent manner, meeting, negotiating and corresponding with clients forming a strong working relationship in true partnership · To ensure that senior management have quality information on the progress of each project on a regular basis · Liaises with the Leadership Team and Project Support Group to ensure appropriate support in place to enable successful delivery What You have to Offer: · Private practice background · Ideally post MRICS with post qualification experience. · Commercially aware and financially astute individual who can identify the key issues and set suitable benchmarks · A clear-thinking person demonstrating attention to detail who is well organised and can operate independently under a broad direction · A team builder who can develop and maintain good relationships and gain the confidence of other professionals both within the Company and outside · A broad thinker who can take a global view and has an inherent ability to 'get the job done' · Competent in Excel and IT Why Arcadis: Arcadis is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit: . Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands. Qualifications .
Arcadis London, UK
14/11/2018
Full time
Description Project Manager - London - Public Sector The Exciting Opportunity: If you're an experienced Project Manager and ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on. Join our Government & Municipals (G&M) team as a Project Manager and we'll make sure you get the experience and personalised learning support you need to take your career as far as you want it to go. We are seeking to locate a career minded client Project Manager to support the G&M team on on-going design & build projects within the Public sector. It is intended that the role will offer the opportunity to progress your career as your experience grows. Our team is involved in some of the UK's most complex and stimulating projects that are diverse and technically demanding. We have an enviable reputation in the delivery of such schemes and are working closely with our blue-chip clients in the Public / Government sectors delivering their most important projects. Role Purpose: Roles at this level will manage and/or deliver programmes of work to meet defined objectives Responsible for delivering their of work in line with budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls, and will have significant technical knowledge and experience Overview of Role: Accountable for delivery of a project or low number of projects with reasonable complexity up to £30m in value - to budget, quality and time metrics Responsible for setting project delivery approach and plan in consultation with key stakeholders Responsible for establishing project delivery plans and appropriate control mechanisms to assure delivery Responsible for performance management of project team / resource Accountabilities: Oversee an agreed scope of work and/or the operational workload of a team or contractors; ensuring allocated work is completed/resources are fully utilised in order to deliver against an agreed programme of work Work within established financial systems to independently produce plans and schedules and track and manage budgets, highlighting variances in order to manage and control project delivery targets Deliver a number of small to medium scale projects or programmes of work, ensuring appropriate use of resources and budgets to deliver the required scope of work within set deadlines Present any project risks or issues to senior managers to ensure the project is not adversely impacted, and ensure the delivery of projects to compliant standards Provide advice to colleagues surrounding behaviours, to ensure adherence to internal and external compliance processes Analyse and review a range of data to identify key existing and emerging themes and trends. Use own and others' analysis to provide recommendations that support project decision-making Use own knowledge and experience of industry best practice to review and analyse project processes and policies, providing insightful recommendations that support senior management to improve processes and systems Interact effectively and proactively across the organisation, seeking to develop ways to support collaboration and ensure projects/programmes can be delivered to meet internal customer expectations Advise senior management on issues relating to own project, providing subject matter advice in order to support successful delivery in line with project objectives and strategies Liaise and collaborate with clients and stakeholders, in order to ensure all parties are informed and aware of project progress and expectations What You have to Offer: Relevant experience including management of small to medium sized project (AKA 'core' sized projects) Commercial acumen and the ability to manage relationships with external stakeholders 'Expert' level expertise in project management Knowledge of own area managed and an understanding of wider programme and business Experience in managing business relationships at senior-management level Professional Qualifications: Relevant professional qualification or chartered status Educational Requirements: Bachelor's degree or equivalent Why ARCADIS: ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit: . Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands. At Arcadis, we trust our teams to create their own work-life balance. It means we always welcome people who want or need a flexible career. We're proud of the diverse ways of working that thrive in our community as a result. We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our people across six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ and Race. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success. What We Offer: We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. We offer a fantastic working environment where you own y
Arcadis London, UK
14/11/2018
Description Assistant Quantity Surveyor - Lowestoft - Energy & Utilities The Exciting Opportunity: If you're an Assistant Quantity Surveyorand ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on. Join our South East Utilities team in Lowestoft as an Assistant Quantity Surveyorand we'll make sure you get the experience and personalised learning support you need to take your career as far as you want it to go. We are seeking to recruit ambitious Quantity Surveyorsto support the team to work on our design and consultancy projects within the Energy & Utilities sector. It is intended that the role will offer the opportunity to progress your career as your experience grows within our business. Our team is involved in some of the UK most complex and stimulating projects that are diverse and technically demanding. We have an enviable reputation in the delivery of such schemes and are working closely with our blue-chip clients in Energy and Utilities, which include: · Transmission & Distribution projects · Offshore & Onshore Generation projects · Telecommunication Network Expansion projects Overview of Role: To provide competent and professional quantity surveying expertise supporting Capital Program Investment Delivery across a number of key projects. Your Day-to-Day: The Quantity Surveyor's prime responsibility shall be to support with minimal supervision the Build and Commercial Director in delivering comprehensive commercial and contract support functions for the duration of the works programmes reporting to the Commercial Associate to work within the scope of the contractual/legal regulatory requirements. To measure and value works, provide cost capture and forecasting of materials, financial and labour requirements. Monitor contract compliance against statutory requirements. Compile, reconcile and challenge where appropriate final account measures. Oversee the procedures for certification for contract payments to partners (part and final accounts) Ensuring all records and documents associated with projects in a region are quality checked and are stored correctly as per Clients policy. Change control - Reporting to the Commercial Manager in managing cost/price of change either expected or occurred. Ensuring authorisation in place for respective changes. Ensuring all changes comply with the contract terms and conditions and any change is documented, authorised, controlled and reported. Where appropriate ensuring budget/accruals provision for any changes. Reporting on accruals for respective contracts and forecast of costs to complete individual projects and monthly costs to Build Director/ Commercial Manager. Contract Management - Providing assistance to the Build Team on all contractual matters - including any additional claims or variations, risks and potential areas for cost savings. Working closely with contract partners to measure/drive performance and compliance Ensure risks and opportunities are identified with mitigating actions completed as appropriate Checking compliance with all processes and procedures. Monitoring commercial performance, reporting against KPIs Reporting on Value Add activities linked to Client outcomes To ensure all learning's gained are fed back into the programme to facilitate future build plans. Reviews main contractors, including subcontracts, and identifies where clauses are in breach of partner policies and guidelines, making recommendations to achieve compliance. Consider alternative strategies for dispute resolution of moderate complexity and prepare written arguments from a claimant or defendant perspective, making recommendations to key stakeholders on the preferred option. What You have to Offer: Expertise in administering high value, multi-disciplinary construction project work packages / contracts utilising forms of contract such as the NEC3 suite. Demonstrable track record in managing complex varied contracts from a quantity surveying perspective. Comfortable communicating with all levels of Senior Management and Stakeholders Expert analytical skills to make informed, balanced business decisions and reporting findings back to Clients and Internal Stakeholders. Why ARCADIS : ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health, safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit: . Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands. What We Offer: We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. We offer a fantastic working enviro
Arcadis London, UK
14/11/2018
Description About Arcadis: Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. We are 27,000 people strong active in over 70 countries that generate €3.4 billion in revenues. The Team: Within the UK the Rail engineering sector is one of Arcadis growing markets. Our UK Team continues to add to their impressive list of project awards and recent successes have seen them secure some of the UK's most high profile, complex and stimulating projects to complement their existing portfolio of works. We have an enviable reputation and track record in the delivery of some of the UK's most prestigious and challenging infrastructure and building projects. We work on behalf of Transport for London, Local Authorities, Government agencies, Major Contractors and Developers, etc. throughout the UK to deliver design services from inception through to the project completion. The Opportunity: As part of the strategic growth plans and the recent project awards, we are seeking to recruit a number of Senior / Principal Electrical Building Services Engineers with a proven track record in the control and delivery of a wide range of building services projects to be based in our London or Croydon office. Reporting to the Associate Technical Director, you will be responsible for developing the technical solutions for assigned projects ensuring successful delivery. As we operate in such a diverse marketplace, you will have an opportunity to gain an experience of working on a wide and varied portfolio of projects e.g. rail, education, residential, commercial, which will enhance your design skills and technical knowledge. You will be responsible for assisting in the delivery of projects to meet budget, time-frame and quality targets, meeting or exceeding client expectations, promoting and marketing all facets of Arcadis' services during interfaces with clients and other sectors and disciplines. We will ensure that we offer personal development which will allow you to progress your career and give you the best possible chance of success. Responsibilities: Undertake electrical building services design on UK and international projects with a good understanding of regulatory requirements and relevant standards Undertake technical tasks in accordance with the company's quality, safety and project management/engineering procedures and controls Preparation of calculations, technical reports, specifications and drawings Delivery of allocated technical assignments including LV distribution, cable management system, energy metering, lighting and control, earthing and bonding, sustainable technologies and renewable energy systems, etc Inputs to the formulation of technical proposals and their presentation to potential clients Accountable for the effective delivery of the assigned tasks and deliverables of Projects to time, to the required quality and budget Maintain good relationships with client's key representatives, and contribute to the marketing / networking of the company to potential customers Contribute to the overall team development and growth through strategic inputs, skill development and mentoring intermediate and graduate engineers Manage and plan your work and deliverables while working on multiple projects to meet the expected delivery milestones To be considered for a role, we are seeking candidates with calibre who possess the following credentials: Essential Experience: Proven electrical building services engineering design experience in design consultancy environment Be a competent user of office IT and design software tools i.e. AMTECH, Dialux, etc and working knowledge of AutoCAD / REVIT Experience in integration of renewable energy sources within the building LV distribution system Good working knowledge of legislation, British Standards, European standards and international standards Capable of planning work and deliverables while working on multiple projects simultaneously Experience of working in a multidisciplinary environment Good report and specification writing skills, experience of making presentations to and attending meetings with clients is essential Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team Excellent verbal and written communication skills Be willing to be mobile, travel within the UK and abroad for project related work when required What Do We Offer? We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. Qualifications Minimum Academic Qualifications: BEng/BSc Degree in Electrical / Building Services Engineering, MEng / MSc preferred Chartered Engineer (CEng) or be able to prove progression towards achieving the status
Arcadis London, UK
14/11/2018
Description Owners Representative- Finland High Voltage Projects The Exciting Opportunity: If you are a Senior Level Project Manager with strong High Voltage Electrical Engineering in Southern Finland and stakeholder management experience as an Owners Representative/ Employers Agent then, keep reading. Join our specialist team in Finland and you will discover a culture focused on helping you flourish as a professional, not on squeezing you into a corporate box. Role Purpose: In this role, you will act as the Owners Representative on the construction of High Voltage Electrical installations associated with a large Data Centre where we are providing the full suite of Professional Services including Project Management, pre-contract cost planning and estimating support The responsibilities include: Being responsible for establishing the full project schedule, based on the critical path and key project milestones. (P6 costing/resource scheduling) as well as the overall budget including hard and soft costs & insurances Coordinating the multi-disciplinary Design Team Fully supporting the clients own Project Manager as required Manage the Contractors & Sub Contractors on site Be responsible for cost / change control, including the change order review, negotiation, & delay analysis Lead on the Budget Management Schedule monitoring, tracking and analysis Ensure QA/QC is being carefully followed and report any issues or problems Oversee the Invoice / Payment Application processing, tracking and reporting Coordination and management of all Client-direct contractors, and consultants Ensure the project is fully completed before Occupancy begins Essential Experience: Minimum requirements for the person would be SFS6002 qualification (electrical work safety training is a compulsory training for all people working in electrical work in Finland) and knowledge of relevant Finnish legislation. A good M&E professional with previous Employers Agent, Owners Rep experience, ideally from a consultancy background Minimum 10 years PQE in MEP / Complex led Construction projects, including, Hospitals , Pharmaceutical Plants, Data Centres etc Project Management experience on major projects with values in the range of €300-500 million + Why ARCADIS: ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit: . Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands. What We Offer: We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. At Arcadis, we trust our teams to create their own work-life balance. It means we always welcome people who want or need a flexible career. We're proud of the diverse ways of working that thrive in our community as a result. We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our people across six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ and Race. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success. Qualifications .
Arcadis London, UK
14/11/2018
Description Senior Cost & Commercial Estimator - London - Power T&D The Exciting Opportunity: If you're an experienced Cost & Commercial Estimator with infrastructure or utilities transmission & distribution projects experience, looking for a flexible work life balance,and ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on. We are seeking to recruit a career minded Senior Estimator to support the Power T&D (Transmission & Distribution) team in London on on-going utilities/energy projects within the power Industry sector. It is intended that the role will offer you the opportunity to progress as your experience grows. Main Purpose of the Role: Arcadis provide estimating support to UK Power Networks in its Capital Delivery Programme (RIIO-ED1). Framework Alliance Members work collaboratively to achieve the ambitious delivery programme. The framework covers the breadth of UKPN's network area in London, South East and East Anglia; and is the sole delivery vehicle for major project capital schemes and connections. Your Day-to-Day: · At UKPN you will report to the estimating manager and provide estimating expertise within a comprehensive cost engineering framework. Supporting a range of key projects, whether operations, maintenance, revenue or capital. · Interface with Project Managers, Designers, Procurement Managers, Planners, Engineers, and Commercial Management Team. · Further responsibilities are: o Compliance with programme controls procedures, processes, and systems to ensure that quality and consistency is maintained. o Contributions to improving the quality and performance of cost control processes and systems. o Understanding how to build estimates from first principles. o Understanding the key factors involved with building a robust estimate, stakeholder engagement and how to define requirements at the outset. o Ability to produce varying levels of estimates commensurate with the project stage and available information. o Understanding how to interpret and apply cost data from various sources. o Understanding the key information required to support a robust estimate. o Understanding and applying concepts such as risk, contingency, and estimating uncertainty. o Ability to audit estimates prepared by others and produce reports. What You have to Offer: Essential: Significant estimating experience within a relevant sector or discipline; Some industry experience in Cost & Commercial, and an interest in developing within estimating (dependent upon level). Desirable: Experience of the power sector desirable Innovation and ambition Why ARCADIS : ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit: . Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands. What We Offer We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. We offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, we offer some excellent benefits, such as: For some levels, PMI and Income Protection is paid for Highly competitive salary Annual holiday allowance, plus the option to buy and sell One of the best contributory pensions in the industry, Matched pension, up to 8% Interest free Season Ticket Loan Life Assurance Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave Long Term Service Awards Discretionary Bonus Refer a Friend Scheme that rewards you for every successful introduction you make Qualifications .
Arcadis 133 Oldham St, Manchester M4 1LN, UK
14/11/2018
Description The Exciting Opportunity: If you're a Fire Safety Engineer and ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on. Join our team as a Consultant in either of our London/Croydon, Birmingham or Manchester offices and we'll make sure you get the experience and personalised learning support you need to take your career as far as you want it to go. Overview of Role: As a member of our Strategic Environmental & Safety Consulting (SESC) team, you will be required to undertake Fire Safety Engineering work, to include supporting design projects within and outside the UK. This will mainly involve desktop reviews of design projects on the initial stages and supporting the fire safety discipline at Arcadis. You will work predominantly within the building sector, although opportunities to support other sectors may arise from time-to-time, considering the multidisciplinary nature of Arcadis as well as the range of services Arcadis deliver to its clients. Who We are Looking For: Within SESC we pride ourselves on our ability to provide Clients with Strategic Environmental, Health & Safety (EHS) Business Advice, which helps our Clients not only to manage risk, but to drive excellence in their EHS performance. As such we seek individuals who combine: strong quantitative and analytical skills; deep technical knowledge; a sharp commercial focus; and, who are passionate about their work to advise our Clients on strategic business decisions. Our mission is to improve quality of life around the world, by creating places of distinction and providing sustainable solutions that enhance the built and natural environment. Our core values are: Integrity - We perform business in an honest, responsible way, working to the highest professional standards. Client Focus - We are entrepreneurial and agile, passionate about creating value for our Clients and achieving high performance. Collaboration - We believe in diversity, the power of teamwork and that by working as one we can deliver exceptional outcomes. Sustainability - We own the responsibility to sustain our world and society in a balanced way, central to health, safety and wellbeing of our people and all stakeholders, central to all we do. As a member of the SEC Team you will need to demonstrate the following competencies: Strong quantitative and analytical skills and the ability to actively identify and pursue innovative and sustainable solutions to problems. Commitment to building relationships with clients & colleagues, networking via industry events and seminars, and actively engaging in profile raising through e.g. internal/ external presentations or speaking at events. The ability to add value to a client relationship and develop client accounts Strong commercial skills including the ability to understand a client's key risks and drivers, and the commercial context in which Clients and Arcadis operate. Commitment to actively nurtures talent in others by helping people build their networks, and coach and mentor others and share knowledge Your Day-to-Day: Development of Fire Safety Strategy reports; Means of Escape analysis (including calculations of evacuation times based on RSET principles from PD 7974 part 6; escape routes and exits widths; assessment of travel distances; development and assessment of evacuation strategy plans); People Movement Modelling Analysis (PeMMA): evacuation and crowd simulations using computational models, such as EXODUS, SIMULEX etc; Good knowledge on CAD (Computer Aided Design) packages for building up floor plans, sections, elevations of building designs; Familiarity with BIM (Building Information Modelling); Assessment and understanding of the main British fire safety legislation and standards applied to buildings, such as Approved Document B (AD B), BS9999, BS7974; Assessment and understanding of the main British fire safety legislation and standards, such as the London Underground fire safety standards, the Network Rail standards, e.g., LUL - S1371, Railway Safety Principles and Guidance (RSPG); Risk Based Interpretation and Application of these fire safety documents as well as other Codes of Practice such as international documents such as NFPA standards (e.g., NFPA 101, NFPA 130); Third Party Review/Design Verification; Attendance of internal design team meetings; Attendance of external design team meetings with clients with initial supervision; Supporting on the development of Fire Risk Assessment reports for both, the building and rail sectors. What You have to Offer: The candidate would be expected to have a suitable Engineering degree from a recognised university, ideally Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering. Qualifications should be recognised by a professional engineering body and the candidate should aspire to full membership of this. We are looking for candidates who can take on challenges and work to support other experts within our team when the need arises. The role will also require helping to prepare proposals and marketing material in relation to our Fire Safety capabilities Additional skills and expertise in the following topics would be an advantage: Hazard Identification; As Low As Reasonably Practicable (ALARP) understanding; Fire Risk Assessment principles; Understanding of fire dynamics, heat transfer and smoke behaviour principles in enclosed environments (particularly in undergrounds and tunnels); Basic understanding on Active Fire Protection (AFP) and Passive Fire Protection (PFP) systems; Basic knowledge on fire modelling simulation (using zone models such as CFAST and CFD-based models such as FDS or SMARTFIRE). Why Arcadis: Arcadis is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health, safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapi
Arcadis Dudley Rd, Birmingham B18 7QH, UK
14/11/2018
Full time
Description Summer Placement Project Manager 'Transform your world' Wherever you work, whatever you do, as an Arcadian you have the chance to Improve Quality of life. It's what unites and inspires us. That's why we focus on attracting, retaining and developing people who are committed to bringing their best, who deliver on their promises. People who value different perspectives, who build sustainable relationships and who dare to shape the future. People who seize the experiences available to transform their world - and the world around them. Arcadis is a fantastic place to begin your career. It's why we're embracing a culture that puts people first. Where everyone has the opportunity to own their careers and transform their world. Where you can come together to work on industry-defining projects. And where your given the space to grow personally and professionally, building a flexible career that works for you. Projects: You'll experience industry defining projects that will accelerate your development and improve the lives of people around the world. People: You'll experience teamwork at its best you'll see new perspectives. Perspectives that you can use to improve quality of life. Opportunities: You'll experience more than a career - you'll have the chance to grow, personally and professionally, while impacting the lives of millions of people. Flexibility: You'll experience life - we believe that our people need to be empowered and trusted to work in a way that creates a positive balance - and we'll all benefit, us you and millions of people. At Arcadis, we believe embracing flexible ways of working is an essential element in a progressive, forward-looking business that thrives in innovation. Key Qualifications / Experience Requirements: Studying towards a construction related degree Able to manage own tasks through to conclusion Pro-active approach Able to maintain total confidentiality at all times A flexible attitude Able to manage priorities Integrity and honesty Good written and oral communication skills. A clear-thinking person demonstrating attention to detail who is well organised and can operate independently under a broad direction. Competent in the use of all Microsoft packages Your Day-to-Day: Undertaking a Summer Placement gives great insight to the day to day demands of the role of a Project Manager and allows for students to practically apply what has been taught at university. Placements also allow students to build relationships within the organisation and develop self-confidence and personal ability. T o provide support in the delivery of projects and professional assignments. To be able to take a simple brief from a more senior member of staff and act upon it. To deliver elements of Programme & Project management assignments under the supervision of more senior members of staff To provide all work outputs in an accurate and timely manner. Be a team player. To provide general support to the team. Presentable and articulate. Graduate Programme : We have a two-year development programme for our Graduates, during which time you will be fully supported in working towards various accreditation routes. You will also receive an ILM endorsed award upon completion of the training modules. As part of our global business, from day one you'll get to work with some of the brightest minds on projects that truly improve the quality of life. Why ARCADIS: Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exception and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. Our 27,000 strong team work all over the world. We build rail systems in Doha and provide clean water in Sao Paulo. We're improving social housing in Glasgow and transport links in Wales. What We Offer: We offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, we offer some excellent benefits, such as: Private Medical Insurance Pension scheme Healthcare Income Protection Annual holiday allowance, plus the option to buy and sell Annual Professional Institution Subscription Paid Tax Free Season Ticket Loan Cycle to Work Scheme Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave Birthday Vouchers Refer a Friend Scheme that rewards you for every successful introduction you make! Applying could not be easier, please click the link below and follow the simple steps to upload your CV and commence what could be the next and most fulfilling chapter in your career to date. Qualifications Studying towards a construction related degree Able to manage own tasks through to conclusion Pro-active approach Able to maintain total confidentiality at all times A flexible attitude Able to manage priorities Integrity and honesty Good written and oral communication skills. A clear-thinking person demonstrating attention to detail who is well organised and can operate independently under a broad direction. Competent in the use of all Microsoft packages
Arcadis Dudley Rd, Birmingham B18 7QH, UK
14/11/2018
Full time
Description ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. Arcadis differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit:. We are looking for a Senior Mechanical with design experience to join our team in Birmingham. This role is open to Full and Part time persons. Qualifications Essential Experience: Proven ability to design the following: o HVAC o H&C Water o Calculations including heat loss, thermal gains, ventilation etc. Be competent in the use of: o Hevacomp o IES o CAD (not essential) Degree Qualified Responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to: Design and Project management Site surveys & condition reports Ability in use of Hevacomp and IES You will need to quickly develop a sound understanding of the wider Arcadis business and champion integration and collaboration. You will also be responsible for promoting and marketing all facets of Arcadis' services during interfaces with clients and other sectors / disciplines, contribute towards the achievement of the divisional business plan and build networks within the industry. At Arcadis, we trust our teams to create their own work-life balance. It means we always welcome people who want or need a flexible career. We're proud of the diverse ways of working that thrive in our community as a result. We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our people across six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ and Race. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success.
Arcadis Guildford, UK
13/11/2018
Description Geotechnical Engineer - Guildford ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit: . Our Geotechnical team is involved in some of the UK's most high profile, complex and stimulating projects that are diverse and technically demanding. We have an enviable reputation in the delivery of some of the UK's and indeed the world's most prestigious and challenging projects. Our current client portfolio includes the Highways Agency, Transport for London, Local Authorities, the Environment Agency, Canal & Rivers Trust, Water Companies, Network Rail and selected Civil Engineering Contractors for whom we undertake the planning, design and supervision of geotechnical engineering solutions for an a raft of schemes including, managed motorways, harbours, ports, water treatment plants, reservoirs, rail electrification, station upgrades and structures across a wide range of geological conditions. Duties & Responsibilities : Reporting to the Principal Engineer Team Leader, you will be accountable for managing components of projects, working in collaboration with other design disciplines and providing technical inputs to projects. The role will involve building relationships with clients on projects, gaining experience in commercial aspects of projects together with developing your own skills, and those of the team, to ensure you all reach your full potential. Responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to: Managing selected small projects or components of projects, taking responsibility for own resource and potentially resource allocation of others, managing subcontractors, quality assurance and client feedback and ensuring effective communication of any changes/modifications. Ability to carry out a range of project activities to support the development and implementation of engineering solutions, and make technical decisions within scope of role. Capability to independently drive routine projects and non-routine tasks with guidance. Participating in the resolution of technical issues. Working in collaboration with other design disciplines to ensure the integrity of the overall design. Providing technical input to projects and technical advice to project team members. Ensuring compliance in the components of the project for which you have responsibility, including drawings, reports, specifications and studies. Good written communication skills and ability to prepare significant elements of technical reports. Building relationships with clients on projects. Gaining experience in commercial aspects of projects (contract, invoicing, debt management, client management etc) relating to projects for which responsible. Liaising with the Project Director or Manager and the Client. Providing input to project team, leading by example to achieve sector goals and championing quality and innovation. Preparing geotechnical calculations, drawings, specifications, reports and other project documentation as required in line with company and client requirements as well as national standards and codes of practice. Assisting and participating in developing yourself and other team members to their full potential. Gaining experience of and being familiar and compliant with, relevant H & S regulations and promoting a culture of awareness within the team. Performing other duties and responsibilities as required from time to time by your line manager Qualifications Requirements: We are now looking to recruit a Geotechnical Engineer who has well-rounded geotechnical design experience, to join our growing Geosciences business based in Guildford, working on a wide portfolio of schemes throughout the UK. To be considered for a role we are seeking candidates with the following credentials: Minimum Academic Qualifications: BEng in Civil Engineering with a geotechnical bias MSc/MEng in Geotechnical Engineering Desirable Academic Qualifications: Currently progressing towards becoming a Chartered Engineer in a relevant field Essential Experience: Well-rounded geotechnical design experience including foundations (shallow and piled), retaining walls and slope stability assessments. Growing (post graduate) experience in most aspects of projects, including planning, supervising and designing elements of a project, together with examples of applying standards and technical knowledge in projects. Experience in earthworks design, specification and implementation. Fully familiar with MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, etc. Experience in ground investigation design and implementation. Experience in the use of routine geotechnical design programs such as VDISP/PDISP, WALLAP, SLIDE, REPUTE and SlopeW. Good motivational and people management skills with an ability to influence staff and clients particularly regarding technical issues. Some knowledge and experience of commercial aspects of projects. Excellent communication and motivational skills. Team player, self-starter and problem solver i.e. "Can-do" attitude. Flexible to travel in UK Ability to work within large multi-disciplinary engineering teams. Full and valid driving licence At Arcadis, we trust our teams to create their own work-life balance. It means we always welcome people who want or need a flexible career. We're proud of the diverse ways of working that thrive in our community as a result. We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our peo
Arcadis Dudley Rd, Birmingham B18 7QH, UK
13/11/2018
Description Senior / Principal Infrastructure Engineer - Land Development & Contract Supervision- Birmingham Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. We are 27,000 people active in over 70 countries that generate €3.4 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Arcadis. Improving quality of life. Requirements: We are striving to attract career minded, technically advanced and commercially aware Senior Engineer with both design and supervision ability to join our existing high calibre team. To be considered for a role we are seeking candidates with the following credentials: Minimum Academic Qualifications: Degree Qualified, ideally Incorporated or Chartered Engineer (M.I.C.E.). Essential Experience: Land development infrastructure background (surface water, foul water drainage, highway and utility design). Experienced in NEC contract supervision (NEC Supervisor or Assistant PM) including D&B works control and applying standards with the ability to resolve technical issues. Experienced infrastructure design preferably in using and managing Autodesk Civils 3D for infrastructure design and skilled in use of Microdrainage for drainage design. Flexibility to travel occasionally throughout the UK and abroad when required. Client facing and ability to develop contacts and relationships. Sound experience of managing commercial aspects of design projects Excellent motivator with the ability to influence and manage people and situations effectively. You will have the ability to think in an innovative and entrepreneurial manner to deliver the very best solutions to our clients. Duties & Responsibilities: Reporting to the Director/ Associate Director, you will hold a key role within the Land Development and Building Structures team, providing expert technical advice and contract supervision leading by example through the successful delivery of infrastructure, highways and drainage projects. You will be accountable for taking a leading role in the contract supervision delivery of development related infrastructure including surface water, foul water, highways and utilities design to meet the client's requirements and adoptable standards, taking responsibility for technical output. You will lead / support the management of projects including bidding to win support, resource allocation, managing subcontractors, quality assurance and client feedback and ensuring effective communication of any changes/modifications. You will work in collaboration with other design disciplines and contractor D&B teams to ensure the integrity of the overall design, providing both leadership and technical advice. Responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to: Delivery of allocated technical assignments, work elements and work packages and other design activities Undertaking technical tasks in accordance with the Company's quality, safety and project management/engineering procedures and controls Provision of design inputs, within own area of experience/knowledge, across aspects of the Company's activities and commissions Checking / vetting all designs (in house and external) before issue NEC Contract control as Supervisor and/ or Assistant PM Undertaking consultancy assignments and providing advisory support to Clients and contribute to formulation of design concepts and approaches Maintain good relationships with Client's key representatives and contribute to the marketing/networking. Inputs to the formulation of technical proposals and their presentation to potential Clients Specific allocated responsibilities and duties commensurate with individual experience and developmental needs. Design management, team leadership / mentoring and client relationship skills Carry out any other tasks as directed by your Line Manager What Do We Offer? We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important.
Arcadis Guildford, UK
13/11/2018
Description Arcadis Principal Geotechnical Engineer Guildford Our Geotechnical team is involved in some of the UK's most high profile, complex and stimulating projects that are diverse and technically demanding. We have an enviable reputation in the delivery of some of the UK's and indeed the world's most prestigious and challenging projects. Our current client portfolio includes the Highways Agency, Transport for London, Local Authorities, the Environment Agency, Canal & Rivers Trust, Water Companies, Network Rail and selected Civil Engineering Contractors for whom we undertake the planning, design and supervision of geotechnical engineering solutions for an a raft of schemes including, managed motorways, harbours, ports, water treatment plants, reservoirs, rail electrification, station upgrades and structures across a wide range of geological conditions The Exciting Opportunity We are now looking to recruit a Principal Geotechnical Engineer who has practical geotechnical work and design experience, to join our growing Geosciences business, predominately working within our Utilities, Highways and Rail sectors, but also working on a wide portfolio of schemes throughout the UK. To be considered for a role we are seeking candidates with the following credentials: Duties & Responsibilities Reporting to the Director and working closely with the Team Leader, you will be accountable for managing components of projects, working in collaboration with other design disciplines and providing technical inputs to projects. The role will involve building relationships with clients, controlling commercial aspects of projects together with assisting and participating in developing team members to their full potential. Responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to: Proactively managing selected projects or components of projects, taking responsibility for resource allocation, managing subcontractors and sub-consultants, quality assurance, health & safety and client feedback and ensuring effective communication of any changes/modifications Directing and working in collaboration with other design disciplines to ensure the integrity of the overall design Providing both leadership and technical support and advice to project team members Managing the production of analysis and design and ensuring compliance in the components of the project for which you have responsibility, including drawings, reports, specifications and studies Identifying opportunities and driving implementation of re-engineering strategies to maximise the profitability of design components Gaining a good understanding of the background of the client's business and industry to facilitate building effective and enduring relationships and consolidating both company and personal credibility in the industry Managing all commercial aspects (contract, invoicing, debt management, client management etc) relating to projects for which you have responsibility to ensure a successful outcome. Liaising with the Project Director or Manager and the client to keep informed of all developments associated with the project Providing direction to the discipline team, leading by example to achieve Sector/ Discipline goals and championing a quality, innovative, client-focused and entrepreneurial culture Taking a proactive role in developing team members to their full potential Communicating and directing team members to ensure that they understand, and become engaged with, sector/discipline business plans Being familiar, compliant and able to undertake duties under the relevant H & S regulations and to promote a culture of awareness within the team Performing other duties and responsibilities as required from time to time by your manager or Arcadis Why ARCADIS Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. We are 27,000 people active in over 70 countries that generate €3.4 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Arcadis. Improving quality of life. Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands. What Do We Offer? We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. We offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, we offer some excellent benefits, such as: Highly competitive salary Matched pension, up to 8% Healthcare Life Assurance Income Protection Annual Leave, with option to purchase additional days Annual Professional Institution Subscription Paid Tax Free Season Ticket Loan Flexible Benefits Scheme, including Cycle to Work Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave Long Term Service Awards Refer a Friend Scheme that rewards you for every successful introduction you make
Arcadis Dudley Rd, Birmingham B18 7QH, UK
13/11/2018
Description Senior/Principal Geotechnical Engineer - Birmingham ARCADIS is a leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit: . Job Description We are now looking to recruit a Senior or Principal Geotechnical Engineer, who has practical geotechnical work and design experience, to join our growing Geotechnical, GIS and data Management business based in Birmingham. The role will comprise working predominantly within our Utilities, Highways and Rail sectors, but also working on a wide portfolio of schemes throughout the UK. Reporting to the Team Leader and Regional Operations Director, you will be required to coordinate the geotechnical input into multidisciplinary design projects of varying budgets and scales. The role will involve building relationships with internal and external clients, controlling technical and commercial aspects of projects together with assisting and participating in developing team members to their full potential. Responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to: Proactively managing selected projects or components of projects, taking responsibility for resource allocation, managing subcontractors and sub-consultants, quality assurance, health & safety and client feedback and ensuring effective communication with all involved parties Managing the production of analysis and design and ensuring compliance in the components of the project for which you have responsibility, including drawings, reports, specifications and studies Identifying opportunities and driving implementation of innovative strategies to maximise the technical value and profitability of design deliverables Gaining a good understanding of the background of the client's business and industry to facilitate building effective and enduring relationships and consolidating both company and personal credibility in the industry Liaising with the Project Director or Manager and the client to keep informed of all developments associated with the project Providing direction to the discipline team, leading by example to achieve Sector/ Discipline goals and championing a quality, innovative, client-focused and entrepreneurial culture Being familiar, compliant and able to undertake duties under the relevant H & S regulations and to promote a culture of awareness within the team Qualifications To be considered for a role we are seeking candidates with the following credentials: Minimum Academic Qualifications: MEng in Civil Engineering with a Geotechnical bias, or BSc in Geology with an MSc in Geotechnical Engineering or Engineering Geology bias, or BSc in Geotechnical Engineering and Engineering Geology. Chartership (ICE, IOM3, or GeolSoc) is required for a Principal role and desirable for a Senior role. Essential Experience: Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimum supervision and provide direction to junior staff with excellent communication and motivational skills. Proven experience on large multi-disciplinary projects preferably in the UK. Excellent written and verbal communication skills to fulfil responsibilities of client liaison and mentoring junior staff. Good numerical and design skills and significant experience in the analysis of a wide range of geotechnical problems, including: Experience in implementation of Eurocode 7. Detailed geotechnical design experience including foundations, retaining walls and slope stability assessments. Experience in earthworks design, specification and implementation Experience in ground investigation design and implementation Experience in the use of routine geotechnical design programs such as PDISP, WALLAP, Slope/W. Experience with Repute is desirable. Working knowledge of Highways England and network Rail Standards. Good people management skills with an ability to influence staff and clients particularly regarding technical issues. Can demonstrate a high level of knowledge and experience with regards commercial aspects of projects, including bidding and project management. Flexible to travel in UK and working away from base office when required. At Arcadis, we trust our teams to create their own work-life balance. It means we always welcome people who want or need a flexible career. We're proud of the diverse ways of working that thrive in our community as a result. We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our people across six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ and Race. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success.
Arcadis 33 Windsor Pl, Cardiff CF10 3BZ, UK
13/11/2018
Description Assistant Geotechnical Engineer - Cardiff ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit: . Our Geotechnical team is involved in some of the UK's most high profile, complex and stimulating projects that are diverse and technically demanding. We have an enviable reputation in the delivery of some of the UK's and indeed the world's most prestigious and challenging projects. Our current client portfolio includes the Highways Agency, Transport for London, Local Authorities, the Environment Agency, Canal & Rivers Trust, Water Companies, Network Rail and selected Civil Engineering Contractors for whom we undertake the planning, design and supervision of geotechnical engineering solutions for an a raft of schemes including, managed motorways, harbours, ports, water treatment plants, reservoirs, rail electrification, station upgrades and structures across a wide range of geological conditions. Duties & Responsibilities: Reporting to the Principal Engineer Team Leader, you will be accountable for preparing designs and documentation for geotechnical components of projects, working in collaboration with other design disciplines and providing technical inputs to projects. The role will involve building relationships with your team and latterly clients on projects, gaining experience in commercial aspects of projects together with developing your own skills, and those of the team, to ensure you all reach your full potential. Responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to: Developing skills and knowledge base in both the technical and management streams (within the Arcadis Graduate Program) Assisting with the preparation of documentation relating to projects Preparing geotechnical calculations, drawings, specifications, reports and other project documentation as required in line with company and client requirements as well as national standards and codes of practice Participating in the resolution of technical issues Gaining experience and proficiency in Arcadis systems and procedures Becoming familiar with, and compliant with, relevant H & S regulations and to promote a culture of awareness within the team Building relationships with Clients on projects Performing other duties and responsibilities as required from time to time by your manager or Arcadis What Do We Offer? We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important.
Arcadis London, UK
13/11/2018
Full time
Description Assistant Project Manager - London - Fit Out The Exciting Opportunity: If you're an experienced Assistant Project Manager and ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on. Join our Fit Out team as an Assistant Project Manager and we'll make sure you get the experience and personalised learning support you need to take your career as far as you want it to go. We are seeking to locate a career minded APM to support our team on on-going design & build projects within the Fit Out sector . It is intended that the role will offer the opportunity to progress your career as your experience grows. Role Purpose : Assist in the delivery programmes of work to meet defined objectives Responsible for Assisting the Senior PM team in delivering their of work in line with budgetary, compliance, regulatory and planning controls, and will have significant technical knowledge and experience Overview of Role: Assist & aid the PM team in the delivery of a project or projects ( Commercial Office Fit Out / Retail / Banking Fit Out) with reasonable complexity up to £50m + in value - to budget, quality and time metrics Help the PMs interpret and communicate project support policies, processes and systems Accountabilities: Work within established financial systems and clear project objectives to produce plans, schedules and track budgets, highlighting variances in order to manage and control project delivery targets Assist to manage small to medium scale projects or programmes of work, ensuring appropriate use of resources to deliver the required scope of work within set deadlines Present any project risks or issues to senior managers to ensure the project is not adversely impacted, and ensure the delivery of projects to compliant standards Analyse and review a range of data to identify key themes and trends and use the outputs to produce recommendations that support project decision-making Use knowledge and experience to review project processes and policies, providing advice to support management in developing and improving processes and systems Advise colleagues on issues relating to own projects, providing subject matter advice in order to support delivery and ensure there is alignment between policy and operational practice Collaborate with stakeholders and third party contractors, in order to ensure all parties are informed and aware of project progress and expectations What You have to Offer: Relevant business experience including management of projects ranging from £250 k to £50 Million Plus Previous PM experience ideally in Construction sector Good communication skills, including the ability to liaise with peers and senior colleagues and build and maintain relationships The ability to negotiate and manage relationships with external stakeholders Commercial acumen and organisational understanding A logical approach and ability to think through complex issues to co-ordinate multi-faceted aspects of projects Professional Qualifications: Attainment of OR near attainment of relevant professional certification or chartered status Educational Requirements: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline Why ARCADIS: ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit: . Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands. What We Offer: We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. At Arcadis, we trust our teams to create their own work-life balance. It means we always welcome people who want or need a flexible career. We're proud of the diverse ways of working that thrive in our community as a result. We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our people across six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ and Race. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success. Qualifications .
Arcadis London, UK
13/11/2018
Full time
Description Senior Project Manager - London - Rail Projects The Exciting Opportunity: If you're an experienced Senior Project Manager within the Rail industry and ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on. Join our Rail Team as a Senior Project Manager and we'll make sure you get the experience and personalised learning support you need to take your career as far as you want it to go. Arcadis have an enviable reputation in the delivery of such schemes and are working closely with our blue-chip clients in this sector delivering their most important projects throughout London. Overview of Role: To manage the delivery of high profile, projects within the constraints of agreed budget, programme and quality criteria, ensuring successful outcomes are achieved. To be directly accountable for delivery and provide leadership of project teams to ensure that our service delivery meet customer expectations. Capabilities: Programme and Project Management. Communicates Effectively. Focuses on Efficiency, Innovation & Quality Accountabilities: Provide high level advice and support to the Associate PM to resolve local issues and incidents, ensuring that decisions are made on sound technical grounds in line with best practice and required standards & timeframes. Oversea and mentor the more Junior members of the PM team that you are allocated to work in Act as a "number two" to the Associate Director that you report into Monitor progress of work, identify risks in the delivery of priorities and implement timely resolution of issues, to ensure appropriate reallocation of time, finance and effort and enhancement of the service. Provide good quality management reporting on service delivery, to support the planning of operational work, inform business decisions and provide a sound basis from which to communication with and influence internal / external partners. Lead or support project teams to achieve well planned and managed integrated solutions that progress effective change and improvement in the organisation and support the best environmental outcomes. Establish and maintain good relationships with internal and external partners to understand and influence their activities and promote and enhance the client goals and reputation. Provide effective leadership to health & safety matters by actively promoting health & safety awareness and ensuring the provision of safe working practices. Manage the feasibility and business case development process ensuring efficient delivery of funding approvals. Experience will be required/desirable in the following areas: option analysis, outline design, economic appraisal and report writing. The PM will require sufficient understanding to be able to: prepare accurate project briefs, review Supplier project plan responses (cost, methodology, programme), prepare contract award documentation and quality review and finalise business case products/reports. What You have to Offer: Previous Rail experience ( LUL / NR / TFL) Design Management experience Experience of managing designs at feasibility stage Be familiar with TFL pathway or at least NR GRIP processes Experience of working on projects ranging in value from £1 million-£50 million + Proven track record in leading project management teams within the Rail sector Prior Consultancy / Client-side background Why ARCADIS: ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit: . Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands. What We Offer: We offer a dynamic, challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. We offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, we offer some excellent benefits, such as: PMI and Income Protection Highly competitive salary Annual holiday allowance, plus the option to buy and sell One of the best contributory pensions in the industry, Pension matched, up to 8% Interest free Season Ticket Loan Life Assurance Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave Long Term Service Awards Discretionary Bonus Refer a Friend Scheme that rewards you for every successful introduction you make Opportunity to invest in the Arcadis staff discounted share scheme At Arcadis, we trust our teams to create their own work-life balance. It means we always welcome people who want or need a flexible career. We're proud of the diverse ways of working that thrive in our community as a result. We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our people across six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ and Race. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success. Qualifications Educated to degree or equivalent in an engineering or construction discipline APM or equivalent PRINCE2 (Practitioner status or equivalent desirable) RICS/ CIOB ( Desirable but not 100% necessary)
Arcadis London, UK
13/11/2018
Full time
Description Project Manager - London - Rail Projects The Exciting Opportunity: If you're an experienced Project Manager within the Rail industry and ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on. Join our Rail Team as a Project Manager and we'll make sure you get the experience and personalised learning support you need to take your career as far as you want it to go. Arcadis have an enviable reputation in the delivery of such schemes and are working closely with our blue-chip clients in this sector delivering their most important projects throughout London. Capabilities: Programme and Project Management. Communicates Effectively. Focuses on Efficiency, Innovation & Quality Accountabilities: Provide high level advice and support to the Senior PM to resolve local issues and incidents, ensuring that decisions are made on sound technical grounds in line with best practice and required standards & timeframes. Oversea and mentor the Assistant members of the team as required Work closely with the SPM of your team ensuring that they are given your full support on all project related matters Monitor progress of work, identify risks in the delivery of priorities and implement timely resolution of issues, to ensure appropriate reallocation of time, finance and effort and enhancement of the service. Provide good quality management reporting on service delivery, to support the planning of operational work, inform business decisions and provide a sound basis from which to communication with and influence internal / external partners. Support project team to achieve well planned and managed integrated solutions that progress effective change and improvement in the organisation and support the best environmental outcomes. What You have to Offer: Previous Rail experience ( LUL / NR / TFL ) Design Management experience Experience of managing designs at feasibility stage Be familiar with TFL pathway or at least NR GRIP processes Experience of working on projects ranging in value from £1 million-£50 million + Proven track record in leading project management teams within the Rail sector Prior Consultancy / Client-side background Professional Qualifications: APM or equivalent PRINCE2 (Practitioner status or equivalent desirable) RICS/ CIOB ( Desirable but not 100% necessary) Educational Requirements: Educated to degree or equivalent in an engineering or construction discipline. Why ARCADIS: ARCADIS is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services. ARCADIS differentiates through its talented and passionate people and its unique combination of capabilities covering the whole asset life cycle, its deep market sector insights and its ability to integrate health & safety and sustainability into the design and delivery of solutions across the globe. We are 28,000 people that generate €2.5 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Please visit: . Arcadis UK now incorporates the Hyder and EC Harris brands. What We Offer: We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important. We offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, we offer some excellent benefits, such as: Highly competitive salary PMI and Income Protection Annual holiday allowance, plus the option to buy and sell One of the best contributory pensions in the industry, Pension matched to 8% Interest free Season Ticket Loan Annual Professional Subscription Paid Life Assurance Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave Long Term Service Awards Discretionary Bonus At Arcadis, we trust our teams to create their own work-life balance. It means we always welcome people who want or need a flexible career. We're proud of the diverse ways of working that thrive in our community as a result. We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our people across six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ and Race. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success. Qualifications ..