Job Description

A Senior Steelwork Quantity Surveyor is required to join a continually growing, reputable Structural Steel company on a permanent basis. The Steelwork Quantity Surveyor will be working with NEC and other contracts and will be involved with tendering.   

Benefits for the Steelwork Quantity Surveyor:

  • Permanent position
  • Autonomy over workload
  • A negotiable salary
  • Company Computer & Mobile Phone

Essential Skills of the Steelwork Quantity Surveyor:

  • Experience working with Structural steel
  • IT literate
  • Ability to perform Quantity Surveys on Steelwork confidently
  • Reading Engineers drawings involving steel
  • Full understanding of all NEC and other contracts and full workings
  • Ability to undertake take off from drawings
  • Experience of tendering

This exciting opportunity Is suitable for candidates who are organised, structured, and capable of meeting deadlines as well as overcoming challenges. Although predominantly office based, travelling to sites will be required. Commutable from Nottingham, Derby, Loughborough, Burton on Trent.



Known for their successes in Manufacturing products supplied into the Construction industry for the past 50 years, this continuously growing business, is requiring a skilled Logistics Manager to join and lead the logistics team. Supplying into a range of sectors within Construction including Housing Associations, Care homes as well as residential sites, the company is always busy and buoyant. 

As an experienced Logistics manager with knowledge of supplying into the construction industry, you would be required to plan and manage the transport teams and hauliers to ensure delivery of products is made to several sites, in time, in full and on budget. 

If you have the desire to succeed, have excellent organisation and communication skills with the ability to problem solve and exceed KPIs, please apply today.

The successful Logistics Manager will receive:

  • 31 Days Holiday Including bank holidays
  • Annual Bonus
  • Life Assurance
  • Discounts on corporate products
  • Pension with Employer matched contribution 
  • Cycle to work scheme

Key Roles & Responsibilities for the Logistics Manager:

  • Ensure compliance with H&S legislation
  • To plan and manage inter site product transfer
  • Manage and improve the ERP system
  • Collaboration with warehouse supervisors to ensure delivery deadlines are achieved
  • Management of Haulier fleet
  • Lead and manage the transport team
  • Scheduling of deliveries and collections for customers
  • Planning routing vehicles nationally
  • Managing 30-50 loads a day from multiple sites

Skills Required for the Logistics Manager:

  • Experience in logistics and haulier management
  • Knowledge of construction vehicle types
  • Experience in a Construction background
  • CPC qualified
  • Willingness to be flexible where the role requires

Commutable from Birmingham, Burton, Lichfield, Derby, Loughborough, Leicester, Nottingham, Stafford, Cannock.

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This is a well-established multi-disciplinary business, with a diverse project workload. They offer a varied and interesting workload, in this client facing role, so, a candidate with excellent communication skills is required. 

You will have around 5 years’ experience in Infrastructure Engineering / Civil Engineering, with a range of exposure across drainage and highways. Alternatively, deeper knowledge in one of these areas and a willingness to develop the other will be considered.

Infrastructure Engineer Candidate Essentials

  • Drainage (MicroDrainage), Section agreements and / or highways experience is essential
  • Educated to a minimum standard of degree Infrastructure Engineering or similar
  • Minimum 5 years relevant experience
  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD and in modelling software such as Micro Drainage, PDS or Civil 3D
  • Working knowledge of drainage design standards and good practice, including Sewers for Adoption, Wallingford Procedure, FEH, NHBC Standards, CIRIA 753 (SUDS Manual), NPPF, etc
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, able to present information in detail to Directors, senior management team and staff
  • Hold full clean driving licence and have own private car with insurance for business use

Key Responsibilities

  • The Infrastructure Engineer will be managing and undertaking numerous residential, commercial and public sector related clients and projects. Liaison and co-operative working with team members, senior staff and colleagues in other disciplines
  • Writing of Flood Risk Assessment reports, Transport Assessments and other technical reports for strategic development schemes
  • Development of surface water drainage strategy designs, Road design, S38, S104, S106 and S278 documentation
  • Prepare design models, drawings, calculations, technical documents, reports and correspondence
  • Assist Director with operation of the Civil team to meet the productivity and growth aspirations of the company
  • Submissions of designs for third party approvals which require pro-active communication with clients, authorities and other agencies to ensure projects are completed to deadlines and budgets
  • Working within all offices as and when required, working additional hours if necessary, to deliver all responsibilities and to attend meetings/events

Company Benefits

  • Salary £35,000 - £42,000, dependant on experience
  • Payment of Professional Subscriptions
  • 30 days holiday
  • Christmas shutdown

Commutable From: Derby, Nottingham, Leicester, Loughborough, Tamworth, Burton Upon Trent, Mansfield

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A highly experienced Contracts / Project Manager is required to join a continually growing, reputable Structural Steel company on a permanent basis. 

With an ability to see a project through from start to finish, the suitable Candidate will be responsible for managing all contracts for which they are responsible; negotiating sub-contract orders, monitoring sub-contracted work, as well as, start to finish project planning, costing and performing site visits and quantity surveys.

This is an opportunity that can offer varied work, with an array of secured projects in place. The successful Contracts manager will be required to join the company with an ability to hit the ground running with their skill set. 

Applications are invited from Contracts & Project Managers who are experienced with Structural Steel and working Network Rail Contracts. So, if you are organised, structured, and capable of meeting deadlines as well as overcoming challenges, apply today.

In exchange for their expertise the Contracts / Project Manager will receive:

  • A company phone
  • A company laptop
  • A Permanent position
  • Autonomy over workload
  • A negotiable salary

Skills required for the Contracts / Project Manager:

  • Project / Contract managing experience > 5 years
  • Engineering / contract management background in Rail
  • Must be experienced with Structural Steel
  • An ability to understand complex contracts
  • IT literate
  • Ability to perform Quantity Surveys on Steelwork confidently
  • Reading Engineer drawings involving steel
  • Full understanding of Network Rail contracts, rules & procedures
  • Full UK Driving license 
  • Sub-contractors experience would be advantageous

Although predominantly office based, travelling to sites will be required, in which a pool car will be available. Commutable from Nottingham, Derby, Loughborough, Burton on Trent.


Are you a Programme Manager, looking for your next step in your career?

An outstanding opportunity has arisen for an experienced Programme Manager, to ensure the Projects are delivered on time and to budget.  

This is busy, growing manufacturing business, and ideally, they are looking for someone who is looking to expand your own career opportunities, and commit and continue to grow with them.

Duties of the Progtramme Manager:

  • Facilitate complete Project deliverables and APQP activities 
  • Responsibility to deliver a PSW P1/Note 3 and PSW P3/Note 1 for each part within the project.
  • Work with the team and coordinate resolution of major project issues in a timely fashion. 
  • Assist the Key Account Manger to maintain budget of projects to ensure goals are met. 
  • Report project status to management, especially keeping management informed of major project issues. 
  • Gate reviews
  • Assign responsibilities for Project and APQP actions.
  • Coordinates activities to ensure project progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget. 
  • Supporting to develop specifications within the project phase based on technical customer requirements
  • Coordination of corrective actions and follow up 
  • Support of project related Product and process FMEA´s 
  • Support to determine product requirements and specifications for purchased parts (sub supplier) 
  • Maintenance of part specific validation plans for prototypes in agreement with customer relevant divisions
  • Coordination of internal and external tests based on part specific validation plans
  • Realizing internal process audits and coordination of customer process approvals in cooperation with plant divisions
  • Coordination of PPAP in cooperation with production facilities.
  • Coordination of corrective actions in regards of Project aspects (failure list out of cubing, car validation and development)
  • Support by initiate work- and test - instructions in cooperation with serial production plants including serial control plans.  
  • Involvement in product and process validation or rework activity post volume production
  • Visit customer facilities for involvement in problem resolution, quality issues, rework, new project meetings, etc. 20% Travel required.

Requirements of the Progtramme Manager:

  • You will have gained your experience from within a high- volume manufacturing environment
  • This is a true Programme Manager role, and you will have experience of overseeing the complete life cycle of a project
  • You may be at Programme Engineer stage in your career, and are looking for that next step up in your career into Programme Management
  • Excellent customer facing experience
  • To have the ability to interpret CAD drawings
  • Superb management skills, both people and time management
  • Excellent presentation skills

This role would suit an ambitious, committed, confident Programme Manager looking to expand your career within a busy, growing manufacturing company

Send me your CV ASAP

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An immediate start is available for a busy manufacturing organisation in the Birmingham area, for an experienced Logistics Material Planning Analyst.

You would be joining a busy, high volume manufacturing organisation who can offer an immediate start.

Duties of the Logistics Material Planning Analyst:

  • Arrange inbound containers
  • Arrange empty packaging back to suppliers
  • Daily activities schedules and release using SAP
  • Monitor unbound deliveries
  • Book transport and enter on transport log
  • Check collections on time
  • Shop floor stock takes
  • Set up supplier packaging
  • Monitor suppliers
  • Deal with late deliveries and missing parts
  • Arrange special transport
  • SAP creations Create MRP 1 and MRP 2 screens

Requirements of the Logistics Material Planning Analyst:

  • You will have relevant Logistics experience gained from within ideally, a high- volume manufacturing environment
  • Experience of SAP is highly desirable
  • To have experience of arranging special collections and customer packaging
  • Stock take experience

Benefits of the Logistics Material Planning Analyst:

  • £30,000 - £34,000 (flex dependant on experience)
  • The chance to work within a World class manufacturing Company
  • Days

The role is commutable from Walsall, Sutton Coldfield, Wolverhampton, Dudley, Kidderminster, Telford

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This is an opportunity for an experienced Automotive Electrician to join a growing organisation at an exciting period of expansion.

You will be installing electrical systems on heavy vehicles at this successful manufacturer based in Droitwich.

Duties of the Automotive Electrician:

  • In the role of Automotive Electrician you will be responsible for the electrical fitting/testing/fault finding on new vehicles.
  • You will also be fault finding on used vehicles and assist with hydraulics / pneumatic fitting. 
  • This is a DAYS based role working Monday to Friday with a lunch time finish on Friday. There is also regular overtime available.

Requirements of the Automotive Electrician:

  • To be successful in this Auto Electrician position you will need to be time served and hold experience within automotive/ commercial vehicle electrics. 
  • We are seeking some who holds excellent organisation, time management + planning skills.

Benefits to the Succesful Automotive Electrician:

  • In return for your skills, the Automotive Electrician position offers a salary from £11 - £11.50 per hour depending on skills and experience. 
  • This is an opportunity to join this successful organisation at a time of growth and exciting period of change.

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I am recruiting an exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Operative to join a busy company within the Heavy Industry.

You will be required to work a 12-hour shift pattern as a Maintenance Operative with a mix of days and nights 6-6. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to become a Maintenance Fitter and be given training to work within Maintenance. You will also need to have experience within a heavy plant – for example, quarries, farming machinery, power stations, waste management. 


  • £24,168
  • Matched pension contribution up to 6%
  • 23+8 days holiday
  • Free parking onsite

Requirements for Maintenance Operative:

  • Mechanically biased
  • Experience with Hydraulics and Pneumatics
  • Provide a reactive and timely response to breakdowns. 
  • Providing technical support and advice for Production Supervisors.
  • Maintenance Operative will be responsible for assisting with all the reactive and planned maintenance within the plant

The role of Maintenance Operative can be commutable from places such as Stafford, Derby, Burton on Trent, Swadlincote and Uttoxeter.
machinery within Manufacturing settings.

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I am recruiting for an exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Electrician to join a company within the Textile Industry on a Monday-Friday shift 7.30am – 5pm, with some flexibility on this.

You will play an important role on site being the only Maintenance team member, so the role is extremely important.  

Not only do the company offer very sociable days working hours, but they also offer a salary of £30,000+, company pension, holiday, and free parking on site. 

The role of Maintenance Electrician duties includes:

•    Take responsibility for day-to-day engineering functions
•    Respond to reactive breakdowns in a timely manner to minimise downtime
•    Manage engineering documents (PPM’s, excel stock ordering, etc)

Ideally be Electrically qualified to 18th edition from an industrial/manufacturing background. Familiar with 3 phase and single-phase systems. Some experience of Fitting and basic Welding is desirable.

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A leading plastics manufacturing business is currently on the look out for a Sales Support and Customer Service Representative to join their team. This is a brand new position which has come about due to an increase in trade over the past 6 months. The role is based at the company’s custom-built facility in Derbyshire.

The company turnover in excess of £18m annually and have saw their order book grow throughout 2020 due to serving a range of industries which are currently performing extremely well including DIY and leisure. 

The company will offer the successful Sales Support & Customer Service Rep a salary of up to £20,000, a discretionary Christmas bonus and growth & progression opportunities.


  • Manage daily communications with customers
  • Use initiative to effectively manage customer orders
  • Liaise with internal departments to ensure orders remain on track and keep the customer updated throughout
  • Assist the sales team with after sales support
  • Delivering high levels of customer service


  • Experience in a similar role
  • Experience of the manufacturing industry, plastics would be ideal but not essential
  • Customer service skills

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