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Assistant M&E Estimator
Farringdon
18.02.19
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Assistant M&E Estimator
Closing Date : 18 February 2019
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Willmott Dixon embraces diversity in the workplace.

 We are happy to consider flexible working.

Location : Farringdon
Type : Full Time, Permanent

The Role

Our award-winning team create space that help businesses succeed. Combining the strength of a national contractor with the skills of a highly experienced design and fit-out team and completing one-off projects up to £55 million in value.

We are currently looking to recruit an electrically biased Assistant Mechanical and Electrical Estimator to support our Technical Services Commercial Manager. You will be joining our fantastic team based in our Farringdon office. You may be from an Electrical operational role background with hands-on experience looking for a change or perhaps a graduate looking for a route into a great employer with career options and training. We are hoping to talk to electrically qualified/trained individuals from diverse backgrounds to find the right person for this role - so please do get in touch if you would like a more detailed chat about the role to see if it is going to be right for you.
As part of this role, you will  be producing Mechanical and Electrical package estimates of the highest quality and accuracy whilst maintaining external relationships with our supply chain partners.
In return we provide to you a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, the opportunities for you to develop your career with Willmott Dixon and the training to make this happen - but most importantly a great place to work with a true family ethos!

We are secured on some of the biggest public sector frameworks both nationally and regionally so basic understanding of the processes involved would be beneficial.
The right attitude, positive strategic approach and being adaptable are highly sort after attributes for this role.

Essential and Desirable Criteria

Desirable experience of the following would be beneficial (but if you have a good electrical background with some costing awareness and a willingness to learn then this will be highly regarded too): • Accurate pricing from first principles of identified packages. • Understanding of construction methods. • Using Microsoft suite of Office programmes; inc. Excel, Word, Outlook and Project. • Using Conquest Estimating system or similar. • Some experience of taking off quantities up to SMM 7.

Good people skills are a prerequisite and we are looking for experience of: • Playing an active role and positively contributing to a team. • Interaction with customers and communities. • Coordinating external supply chain resources.

Personal Qualities

Self Awareness You will be able to:

  • reflect regularly on your own experiences and performance, and constantly seek to improve,
  • model behaviour that shows respect, helpfulness and co-operation.

Relationship Focused You will be able to:

  • recognise the importance of relationships and build these across the organisation, 
  • identify your customers’ needs and expectations and strive to deliver them.

Delivering Objectives You will be able to:

  • constructively challenge the status quo and seek better alternatives, 
  • take personal responsibility for making things happen,
  • find practical ways to overcome barriers,
  • manage multiple demands without losing focus or energy.

About Us

Willmott Dixon is one of the largest privately owned Construction businesses in the UK. Our unique selling point is our people. We are passionate about people, with a real focus and drive around continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion has allowed us the success we have enjoyed in recent years. Above everything else you will be joining a values based business: our values are at the centre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent, coupled with the right culture and values, ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets.

Willmott Dixon has very recently been awarded 14th place in the Sunday Times Best Companies Top 100 to work for and is the first major contractor and developer to win a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category of sustainable development. We have also been recognised for outstanding investment in communities with a CommunityMark from Business in the Community.

We offer a competitive salary in addition to a comprehensive benefits package* including a company pension scheme, company car or car allowance, life assurance, discounted private medical cover, incentive/bonus schemes, employee trade discounts, and many more. We offer you a bright future, one where you will have the opportunity to develop your career with a fast moving, forward thinking company, who recognize and reward your achievements. 

* Benefits may vary dependent upon the role and type of employment contract.

Additional Information

Willmott Dixon embraces diversity in the workplace.

 We are happy to consider flexible working.

Construction Manager
City of London
21.02.19
Our award-winning team create space that help businesses succeed....
Construction Manager
Closing Date : 21 February 2019
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Additional Information

Willmott Dixon Interiors embraces diversity in the workplace.

We are happy to consider flexible working.

Location : City of London
Type : Full Time, Permanent

The Role

Our award-winning team create space that help businesses succeed. Combining the strength of a national contractor with the skills of a highly experienced design and fit-out team and completing one-off projects up to £55 million in value.

Willmott Dixon Interiors is currently looking to recruit a Construction Manager to join our specialist division that concentrates solely on projects up to £2m.

Candidates should ideally be able to lead the project team, manage the supply chain and to deliver projects safely, on time, within budget and to the highest quality whilst exceeding our customers’ expectations
The main role of a Construction Manager at Willmott Dixon is to develop and implement project strategy and delivery programme, ensure effective communication and implementation to deliver the project on time, ensure regular monitoring and reporting on progress, and instigate corrective actions as required. You may be leading more than one project at any one time and acting similarly to a contracts manager. 


It is equally as important in this role to manage the operational aspects of the project to achieve the budget, review performance against targets and identify and manage potential risks and opportunities, manage project handover and ensure defect /snag free completion; all whilst leading and motivating the project team and the supply chain to deliver the project!
In addition you will need to develop and monitor strategies (including sustainability) to deliver a quality build in accordance with the requirements of the project.
In return we provide to you a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, the opportunities for you to develop your career with Willmott Dixon and the training to make this happen - but most importantly a great place to work with a true family ethos!

The Project

Our specialist division concentrates solely on projects up to £2 million and work on a wide variety of projects including; Commercial Cat A and Cat B fit outs, Healthcare, Educational, Retail, Leisure and Hotels.
Willmott Dixon Interiors is a profitable part of the Willmott Dixon Group of companies and we think it is a fantastic place to work and fulfill your potential. We are customer focused business and as one of the largest privately owned construction company we retain a strong team ethic and values. We hope to offer you a career of a lifetime!
While we offer the talent and flexibility to respond to market trends, we are also backed by the financial stability of the Willmott Dixon Group.

Essential and Desirable Criteria

Essential Criteria
• A track record of successful delivery of projects
• A variety of construction operations
• Controlling costs, timing and quality in line with targets.
• Reading and accurately interpreting contract documents, programmes, drawings and technical specifications.
• Managing teams including the supply chain, direct employees and consultants.
• Minimum relevant level 4 qualification (HNC / NVQ4 etc)
• Appropriate CSCS card
• First Aid at Work certificate
• Valid driving licence
• SMSTS certificate
Desirable Criteria
• Construction related degree
• Working towards MCIOB

Personal Qualities

Some of the qualities we hold in high regard for this role would be:
• Be able to model behaviour that shows, respect, helpfulness and co-operation,
• Respond positively and with resilience to setbacks
• Take personal responsibility for making things happen,
• Find practical ways to overcome barriers,
• Understand and address stakeholders' needs,
• Set demanding but achievable objectives for yourself and others,
• Balance multiple priorities and build consensus on the way forward,
• Make and implement difficult and / or unpopular decisions

About Us

Willmott Dixon is one of the largest privately owned Construction businesses in the UK. Our unique selling point is our people. We are passionate about people, with a real focus and drive around continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion has allowed us the success we have enjoyed in recent years. Above everything else you will be joining a values based business: our values are at the centre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent, coupled with the right culture and values, ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets.
Willmott Dixon is the first major contractor and developer to win a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category of sustainable development. We have also been recognised for outstanding investment in communities with a CommunityMark from Business in the Community.
We offer a competitive salary in addition to a comprehensive benefits package* including a company pension scheme, company car or car allowance, life assurance, discounted private medical cover, incentive/bonus schemes, employee trade discounts, and many more. We offer you a bright future, one where you will have the opportunity to develop your career with a fast moving, forward thinking company, who recognize and reward your achievements.
* Benefits may vary dependent upon the role and type of employment contract.

Additional Information

Willmott Dixon Interiors embraces diversity in the workplace.

We are happy to consider flexible working.

Senior Planner
City of London
21.02.19
Our award-winning team create space that help businesses succeed....
Senior Planner
Closing Date : 21 February 2019
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Additional Information

Willmott Dixon embraces diversity in the workplace.

We are happy to consider flexible working.

Location : City of London
Type : Full Time, Permanent

The Role

Our award-winning team create space that help businesses succeed. Combining the strength of a national contractor with the skills of a highly experienced design and fit-out team and completing one-off projects up to £55 million in value.

Willmott Dixon Interiors is currently looking to recruit a Senior Planner to join our team based from Farringdon providing robust planning support at pre-construction stages developing tender programmes for submission documents. You may be required to support our site operations teams as required too. As a Planner you will be delivering good quality logical programmes, associated work and ongoing monitoring for projects on site.

You will have experience of identifying complex project issues early to reduce the impact on working programmes. You will work in conjunction with site teams, management teams and design teams to update programmes with feasible and workable resolutions.  Assist with the production of short term programmes and add detail to existing programmes where required. 

Experience in the refurbishment and fit out sectors are essential, ideally having a good back ground in both, and across a wide range of project values.

Experience in the following areas:

  • Experience in NEC contracts would be highly beneficial
  • Site based experience
  • Claims or dispute experience would be advantageous
  • Ideally from a main contracting background
  • Experience using Asta Powerproject or similar software
  • Highly IT literate

You will be instrumental in planning resources for projects in collaboration with the other members of the project as well as project resource requirements for future workloads.

As the specialist interiors arm of the Willmott Dixon Group we are currently involved in some major projects with individual values to circa £55m. These include some major refurbishment to listed and landmark buildings, hotels, universities, flagship stores and offices. We have a very strong pipeline of interesting work for 2018 and beyond nationwide.

We mitigate our risks and work within a number of key sectors including; commercial, medical, government, hospitality and education and we would look for either specialists or a mix of sector experience.

You will be joining a friendly and supportive team and we hope to offer you a career of a lifetime.

In return we provide to you a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, the opportunities for you to develop your career with Willmott Dixon and the training to make this happen - but most importantly a great place to work with a true family ethos!

Essential and Desirable Criteria

Essential Criteria

  • Minimum relevant level 4 qualification (HNC/NVQ4)
  • Appropriate CSCS card
  • Experience of accurate programming and sequencing from outputs
  • Understanding of construction technology and methods including steel structures, concrete frames, timber frames etc
  • Experience of using ASTA Power Project
  • Experience of reading and accurately interpreting drawings, specification and other construction information
  • Experience of working with supply chain and having interaction with customers and communities

Desirable Criteria

  • Relevant degree or equivalent qualification
  • Appropriate membership of relevant professional body
  • Valid driving licence
  • Identify your customers’ needs and expectations and strive to deliver them

 

About Us

Willmott Dixon is one of the largest privately owned Construction businesses in the UK. Our unique selling point is our people. We are passionate about people, with a real focus and drive around continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion has allowed us the success we have enjoyed in recent years. Above everything else you will be joining a values based business: our values are at the centre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent, coupled with the right culture and values, ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets. 
Willmott Dixon is the first major contractor and developer to win a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category of sustainable development. We have also been recognised for outstanding investment in communities with a CommunityMark from Business in the Community. 

Additional Information

Willmott Dixon embraces diversity in the workplace.

We are happy to consider flexible working.

Interior Designer
City of London
11.03.19
Our award-winning team create space that help businesses succeed....
Interior Designer
Closing Date : 11 March 2019
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Additional Information

Willmott Dixon embraces diversity in the workplace.

We are happy to consider flexible working

Location : City of London
Type : Full Time, Permanent

The Role

Our award-winning team create space that help businesses succeed. Combining the strength of a national contractor with the skills of a highly experienced design and fit-out team and completing one-off projects up to £55 million in value. 

Willmott Dixon Interiors has its own in-house Interior Design and Architecture team. We cover all aspects of the design process, from concept sketches and space analysis to construction detail solutions, materiality of designs, 3D visualizing and coordination with other disciplines.
We place a big emphasis on quality, customer satisfaction and attention to detail. Most of our work is commercial and retail space design, but we keep exploring opportunities in other areas such as hospitality and healthcare.

Willmott Dixon Interiors is currently looking to recruit an Interior Designer to join our fantastic team based in Farringdon, London. 

Here are some of the requirements for the role:

  • Provide support and assistance to the senior interior designers.
  • To work with the team to ensure successful project implementation
  • To ensure standards are maintained on site.
  • To train and mentor Junior Interior Designer.
  • Commercial awareness (project specs)
  • Translate Client Briefs into concepts
  • Ability to prepare realistic 3D visuals and walkthroughs
  • BIM ready/ Revit proficiency is essential
  • Coordinate Design Development into Drawing Packages
  • Input on VEMonitor Site Works to Control Quality

You will be joining a friendly and supportive team and we hope to offer you a career of a lifetime.

In return we provide to you a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, the opportunities for you to develop your career with Willmott Dixon and the training to make this happen - but most importantly a great place to work with a true family ethos!

Essential and Desirable Criteria

Proven experience of: 
Proven proficiency with Revit, AutoCad, Sketchup, 3D Studio Max and Photoshop.
An eye for design, including colour, and good 3D awareness.
The ability of visualise concepts and communicate them to others.
An interest in changing trends in design.
Interaction with clients.
Working in a team environment.
Assisting in producing presentations and pitching to clients.
Awareness of technical building issues, and the range of relevant products and materials. 

 Essential Criteria: 

  • Working towards BA Hons in Interiors Design/ Architecture. 

Desirable Criteria: 

  • BA Hons in Interior Design/ Architecture. 
  • Working towards membership of Chartered Society of Designers. 

Personal Qualities

Performance Measures 

  • Client/Consultant Feedback
  • Precon/Commercial Feedback
  • Site Feedback
  • Design Team Profitability
  • Project Profitability

About Us

Willmott Dixon is one of the largest privately owned Construction businesses in the UK. Our unique selling point is our people. We are passionate about people, with a real focus and drive around continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion has allowed us the success we have enjoyed in recent years. Above everything else you will be joining a values based business: our values are at the centre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent, coupled with the right culture and values, ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets.

 

Willmott Dixon has very recently been awarded 14th place in the Sunday Times Best Companies Top 100 to work for and is the first major contractor and developer to win a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category of sustainable development. We have also been recognised for outstanding investment in communities with a CommunityMark from Business in the Community.

 

We offer a competitive salary in addition to a comprehensive benefits package* including a company pension scheme, company car or car allowance, life assurance, discounted private medical cover, incentive/bonus schemes, employee trade discounts, and many more. We offer you a bright future, one where you will have the opportunity to develop your career with a fast moving, forward thinking company, who recognize and reward your achievements.

 

* Benefits may vary dependent upon the role and type of employment contract.

Additional Information

Willmott Dixon embraces diversity in the workplace.

We are happy to consider flexible working

Junior Interior Designer
City of London
11.03.19
Our award-winning team create space that help businesses succeed....
Junior Interior Designer
Closing Date : 11 March 2019
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Additional Information

Willmott Dixon embraces diversity in the workplace.

We are happy to consider flexible working

Location : City of London
Type : Full Time, Permanent

The Role

Our award-winning team create space that help businesses succeed. Combining the strength of a national contractor with the skills of a highly experienced design and fit-out team and completing one-off projects up to £55 million in value.

Willmott Dixon Interiors has its own in-house Interior Design and Architecture team. We cover all aspects of the design process, from concept sketches and space analysis to construction detail solutions, materiality of designs, 3D visualizing and coordination with other disciplines. We are really pleased to be hiring a new addition to this growing team.
We place a big emphasis on quality, customer satisfaction and attention to detail. Most of our work is commercial and retail space design, but we keep exploring opportunities in other areas such as hospitality and healthcare.

As a Junior Interior Designer you will be responsible for providing design solutions that meet both client and company objectives for small works and support on core projects. 

To provide support and assistance to the Senior Interior Designer. 
To work with the team to ensure successful project implementation.
To ensure standards are maintained on site. 
To keep the design library updated.
To gain commercial awareness.

You will be joining a friendly and supportive team and we hope to offer you a career of a lifetime.

In return we provide to you a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, the opportunities for you to develop your career with Willmott Dixon and the training to make this happen - but most importantly a great place to work with a true family ethos!

Essential and Desirable Criteria

Proven experience of: 

  • AutoCAD.
  • Photoshop.
  • Sketchup.
  • Revit.
  • An eye for design, including colour, and good 3D awareness.
  • The ability of visualise concepts and communicate them to others.
  • An interest in changing trends in design.
  • Interaction with clients.
  • Working in a team environment. 
  • Assisting in producing presentations and pitching to clients.
  • Awareness of technical building issues, and the range of relevant products and materials.  

Essential Criteria: 

  • Working towards BA Hons in Interiors Design/ Architecture. 

Desirable Criteria: 

  • BA Hons in Interior Design/ Architecture. 
  • Working towards membership of Chartered Society of Designers. 

Personal Qualities

Self Awareness
You will be able to: 

  • model behaviour that shows respect, helpfulness and co-operation

Relationship Focused
You will be able to: 

  • identify your customers' needs and expectations and strive to deliver them. 

 

Delivering Objective
You will be able to: 

  • find practical ways to overcome barriers.

About Us

Willmott Dixon is one of the largest privately owned Construction businesses in the UK. Our unique selling point is our people. We are passionate about people, with a real focus and drive around continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion has allowed us the success we have enjoyed in recent years. Above everything else you will be joining a values based business: our values are at the centre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent, coupled with the right culture and values, ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets.

 

Willmott Dixon has very recently been awarded 14th place in the Sunday Times Best Companies Top 100 to work for and is the first major contractor and developer to win a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category of sustainable development. We have also been recognised for outstanding investment in communities with a CommunityMark from Business in the Community.

 

We offer a competitive salary in addition to a comprehensive benefits package* including a company pension scheme, company car or car allowance, life assurance, discounted private medical cover, incentive/bonus schemes, employee trade discounts, and many more. We offer you a bright future, one where you will have the opportunity to develop your career with a fast moving, forward thinking company, who recognize and reward your achievements.

 

* Benefits may vary dependent upon the role and type of employment contract.

Additional Information

Willmott Dixon embraces diversity in the workplace.

We are happy to consider flexible working

Build Manager
City of London
12.03.19
Willmott Dixon Interiors is a people focused business that is driven...
Build Manager
Closing Date : 12 March 2019
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Additional Information

Willmott Dixon embraces diversity in the workplace.

Location : City of London
Type : Full Time, Permanent

The Role

Willmott Dixon Interiors is a people focused business that is driven by quality and customer service. To this day we remain family owned and ensure our core values are embodied by each team member. We are now looking to add to our teams on city centre projects in London with an experienced Build (Site) Manager that will align themselves with our commitment to customer service, quality and our culture. 

You will be joining a supportive company that will develop your career and hope to offer you a career of a lifetime.

Our award-winning team create space that help businesses succeed. Combining the strength of a national contractor with the skills of a highly experienced design and fit-out team and completing one-off projects up to £55 million in value.

To be considered as a Build Manager, you will be capable of running and delivering refurbishment projects. Reporting to the Construction/Operations Manager the ideal candidate will be able to lead the site management team and the supply chain to deliver the projects safely, on time, within budget and to the highest quality whilst exceeding our customers’ expectations.
Key responsibilities include:

  • The ability to maintain the highest standards of health, safety and environmental management.
  • Implementation of project strategies in order to achieve the company’s sustainability objectives.
  • The ability to establish and maintain standards of quality on site and ensure delivery of a quality build in accordance with the project specifications and requirements.
  • Manage the client expectations and adopt a professional and considerate approach to maintain good working relations.
  • Implement the supply chain policy.
  • Management of community relations and ensuring appropriate site image is maintained to encourage repeat business.
  • The ability to produce and develop project programmes and control operations to achieve delivery of the project on time.
  • Elimination of waste and avoidance of non-recoverable costs and preliminaries losses.
  • Maintain continuous professional development to ensure appropriate technical awareness.
  • Implement standard procedures.
  • Manage project handover and ensure defect / snag free completion.
  • Support the strategy for the closure of defects during defects period and obtain certificate of Making Good Defects within targets set.
  • Implement best practice and drive continuous improvement.

Essential and Desirable Criteria

Essential:

  • A track record of successful delivery of projects.
  • A variety of construction operations.
  • Using Microsoft suite of Office programmes; inc. Excel, Word, Outlook and Project.
  • Controlling costs, timing and quality in line with targets.
  • Efficient use of all staff and resources.
  • Reading and accurately interpreting programmes, drawings and technical specifications.
  • Ensuring project team(s) understanding of drawings and technical specifications.
  • Understanding and appropriately sharing build programmes.
  • Managing teams including the supply chain, direct employees and consultants.
  • Playing a leading role which positively contributes to the project team(s).
  • Proactively liaising with customers and the supply chain.
  • Minimum relevant level 4 qualification (HNC / NVQ4 etc) or equivalent.
  • Appropriate CSCS card.
  • SMSTS certificate.
  • First Aid at Work certificate.
  • Valid driving licence.


Desirable:

  • Relevant degree.
  • Working towards a MCIOB.

About Us

Willmott Dixon is one of the largest privately owned Construction businesses in the UK. Our unique selling point is our people. We are passionate about people, with a real focus and drive around continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion has allowed us the success we have enjoyed in recent years. Above everything else you will be joining a values based business: our values are at the centre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent, coupled with the right culture and values, ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets.

 

Willmott Dixon has very recently been awarded 14th place in the Sunday Times Best Companies Top 100 to work for and is the first major contractor and developer to win a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category of sustainable development. We have also been recognised for outstanding investment in communities with a CommunityMark from Business in the Community.

 

We offer a competitive salary in addition to a comprehensive benefits package* including a company pension scheme, company car or car allowance, life assurance, discounted private medical cover, incentive/bonus schemes, employee trade discounts, and many more. We offer you a bright future, one where you will have the opportunity to develop your career with a fast moving, forward thinking company, who recognize and reward your achievements.

 

* Benefits may vary dependent upon the role and type of employment contract.

Additional Information

Willmott Dixon embraces diversity in the workplace.

Cant find what you are looking for? please feel free to send us an email with your CV to careers@willmottdixoninteriors.co.uk
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