|Job Ref:||2867160||Employer:||Hays Plc||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Falkland Islands||Address:||Salary:||£50,000 (low tax location)||Post Date:||13/10/2016 01:39|
This is a unique opportunity to join an established team working together, supporting the community, in a close knit Island environment. |
The Falkland Islands are in the South Atlantic Ocean with amazing wildlife, negligible pollution, low crime rates, the absence of traffic jams, a varied social calendar and the close proximity of South America for holiday destinations.
Working in the public works team and you will support the departments budgets and engineering services focusing on Utilities, Building and Highways. You should be familiar with contracts under Partnering Agreements and using Minor/Small works, ICE and NEC forms of contract.
With a Department Budget of £25M roughly split between CAPEX and maintenance, managing £250M of assets.
Your work on projects will include; budget input, contract management, cost modelling, producing cost effective scheme proposals including developing estimates, budgets and preparing specs and drawings. Preparing reports and contract documentation for projects as required.
The key areas of activity in this role include supporting work on Maintenance and Capital Projects, Utilities, Public Buildings, Highways and Housing.
You will have;
A Construction Degree (QS) or equivalent
5 or more years PQE ideally with a Main Contractor and/or Subcontractors delivering Local Authority or Utility projects.
Experience to include Building and ideally Drainage/Highway projects.
Experience working with Minor/Small works, ICE and NEC form of contracts.
Computer literate to include MS project.