The Person·To have a proven track record of site based experience from within piling or geotechnical / ground engineering contracting or consultancy organisations·To ideally have exposure to sites and projects operating a diplomatic and pragmatic approach, but also with a hands-on attitude to clients, sub-contractors and people management·To have had first hand experience of contracts / sites, and therefore able to demonstrate a tenacious, lead from the front approach, and to have previous experience of working in a client / end user focused environment·To have experience of a variety of projects including multi discipline piling or ground engineering techniques·Must possess an excellent understanding of the project / delivery contracting process, coupled with the ability to help manage and develop teams, both technically and operationally ·Good levels of experience at both pre and post contract stages·Ability to join an existing and established business and contribute to the operational / site aspects of projects in a positive manner with enthusiasm and drive·A motivator and manager of others who is able to evaluate problems or issues and offer solutions·Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, being able to relate to people at all levels in an organisation and to establish and maintain respect both professionally and personally·A strong and supportive character able to guide, evolve and steer contracts forward·Should be robust and resilient, possessing drive, determination and natural enthusiasm as well as being a team player·Must have excellent time management skills, being able to effectively prioritise and delegate against deadlines·Open to new ideas, not set in their ways, able to think laterally·A humanitarian approach to relationships with colleagues, staff, clients and suppliers alike·Forceful and persuasive but able to listen and communicate effectively·Must be loyal to the company and the GroupOur clientOur client is one of the UK’s largest geotechnical and heavy civil engineering contractors, renowned for providing technically advanced and cost-effective foundation / ground solutions. Their reputation is built on engineering excellence and a commitment to continual innovation, backed by a central technical design and engineering resource, they can deliver the full range of foundations, groundworks, site remediation, piling, geotechnical and structures techniques. As one of the largest specialist contractors in the industry, they are able to provide clients with a 'one-stop foundation solution' – all supported by their state-of-the-art processes and technologies. Their additionally offering includes diaphragm walling, ground improvement and drilling & grouting.
An attractive salary and benefits package (permanent) is on offer to the successful candidate, along with longevity of work, given the forward order workload and the company’s continued commitment to growth across the UK.
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