Morson’s Top Jobs in Construction

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With the construction industry booming, now is definitely a good time to secure your next role.

Morson works with some of the biggest construction and civil infrastructure contractors in the UK, including Sir Robert McAlpine and Murphy Group. But best of all? We have a wealth of exciting roles from project managers, quantity surveyors to senior engineers and many more.

To help you on your way, we list the hottest jobs in construction right now… one which may even lead you to working in Thailand!

Morson’s Top Construction Jobs

Quantity Surveyor
Contract – 6 months
Up to £48.00 ph

Our client is a major tier 2 Specialist Manufacturing Company who predominantly work within the nuclear and defence sector. Due to expansion and an increase in workload, the business requires a further addition to the commercial department to support all areas of delivery in order to ensure full and proper commercial administration and compliance. Ready to take the next step in your career, apply now!

Building Construction Engineer
Bangkok, Thailand
Contract – 18 months

We’re recruiting for a rare opportunity for a building construction engineer to work in Thailand! The purpose of the role is to provide support to the overseas network, advising on estate, building maintenance and health & safety issues. The successful candidate will report to the Regional Manager whilst carrying out property inspections and compliance visits, to identify necessary works and maintain a rolling programme of remedial work. Grasp every opportunity and apply here!

Civil/Structural Engineering Placement Student
Cheshire, England
Up to £18.000 pa

Are you a student looking to take the next step in your career? We’re working with Tata Chemicals Europe who is the UK's sole producer of sodium carbonate and sodium bicarbonate, as well as the market-leading producer of salt.

As a civil/structural engineering trainee, you will be working under the guidance of an engineer and will be involved in all aspects of civil/structural activity at one of our chemical manufacturing plants across Cheshire. Not only will you gain tonnes of engineering experience, but you'll also be ready to step up to new challenges with confidence and could find yourself in a great position to be fast-tracked to a graduate position with us in the future. Apply for this fantastic opportunity here!

Senior CS&A Engineer 
Contract – 6 months
£45.00 - £55.00 ph

An exciting opportunity to join the Civil, Structural and Architectural (CS&A) team within Cavendish Nuclear, the UK's leading supplier to the nuclear industry and a growing global force. The breadth of our expertise means we are able to offer unrivalled experience and specialist knowledge across all aspects of the nuclear life cycle, from design and build, through operations and maintenance, to decommissioning, waste management and remediation. Interested? Click here to find out more.

Senior / Principal Civil and Structural Engineer
£40.00 - £45.00 per hour

We’re recruiting for a Senior/Principal Civil and Structural Engineer for a brilliant client in Warrington. The successful candidate should have a good knowledge of civil and structural design and construction including an appreciation of modelling software such as STAAD-Pro and mathematical aids such as MATHCAD.

They must be able to communicate well and have the drive to deliver and be able to specify design requirements and consider the future development and future-proofing issues surrounding the same. Want to find out more? Click here.

If none of the above jobs are for you, search our full list of construction roles here 

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Maintenance Engineer

Morson Talent are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Engineer on an initial 12 months FTC basis (Likely to be perm for the right candidate) in the Manchester area. Location Manchester Salary £37,000 + 20% uplift for occasional shift work Hours Days based - Occasional cover shift work (6-2 / 2-10) The Person: * NVQ 3 or above in Engineering ESSENTIAL * Multiskilled - Mechanically / Electrically biased * Various backgrounds considered: Manufacturing, Automotive, Food, Distribution Centres, Automated Warehouse, Recycling, Biomass, Packaging or Printing, Chemical Plant, Brewery, Paper, Manufacturing Plant, Electromechanical / Automated Plant. * Health and safety focused, good awareness and a can do attitude. Desirable: * Bottling, material handling, AGV's, stackers, palletisers * Pneumatics, hydraulics The Job: * Assist with breakdowns maintenance and reliability of electromechanical machinery, equipment, and plant. * Maintenance of various sections of the plant - PPM and fault finding * Monitor production process & machinery performance. * Assist with PPM & breakdown. * Continuous improvement If you are interested in a new opportunity and would like to discuss further, please do not hesitate to contact me directly on 07739311930 or reply with an updated CV.

System Engineer

A Systems Engineer contractor is sought for a contract in Stevenage, Hertfordshire for a SATELLITE DIGITAL PROCESSOR SYSTEM ENGINEER position.Our client seek an expert in digital signal processor design and validation to join the design team responsible for the secure telecommand and telemetry system for a military communication satellite.The role requires an all-round grasp of the digital system, which includes both cryptographic and modem equipment, and its hardware implementation in order to support both system analyses and commissioning of prototype hardware. KEY SKILLS / PROVEN ABILITYProven Ability in any or all of the following topics will be valuable -Failure mode and related system analyses: FMEA / FMECA, single event effects and security analysis;Cryptographic processing and associated security functions;Modem functions (modulation and coding);Implementation of reliable digital signal processing hardware;FPGA-based prototyping and debugging;End-to-end RF communication systems testingSector knowledge: Space / Aerospace / Defence / Communications ADDITIONALTravel - Occasional travel to other UK sitesBase of Work - Following a familiarisation period on site this role will be working from home then working on site once COVID restrictions are lifted by the client - candidates must be able to work on site full time when required

Composite Technician - Aerospace Panels

Morson are currently looking for experienced composite technicians for our client for roles based in Stevenage.Job Profile Assembly and final assembly of sandwich aluminium composite panel production. Inclusive of: - Potting of inserts Bonding of various brackets and equipment Film adhesives Panel completion General hot and cold bonding processes Drilling, reaming etc. High tolerance requirements (typically better than 0.05mm in various areas). Experience Essential:- Ability to work from detailed drawings and electronic work instructions - within specific procedures Experience working to procedures with checkpoints/quality gates Previous experience such as mechanical fitter, close tolerance sheet metal worker, time served mechanical technician Experience in industries such as Space/Aerospace/Automotive/Motorsport etc. Ability to work in confined spaces above floor level Desirable:- Knowledge of satellite structure assemblies or similar Modern apprenticeship Clean room experience Shifts Weekly rotating double day shifts - 06:00hrs to 14:00 hrs 14:00 hrs to 22:00 hrs Some weekend working Saturday or Sunday may be required at peak times. Other There will be a skills test at interview The successful candidate will be required to pass BPSS security clearance before confirmation of contract offer. Free parking is provided for this role in a municipal car park located approximately fifteen minutes' walk from site.

Warehouse Operative

Warehouse operative Principal Responsibilities Health and safety: Must ensure that safe working practices as stipulated by the company are adhered to at all times. Undertake any relevant HSE training as required. Picking: Accurately collect parts from various locations within the warehouse without introducing errors. Packing: To consolidate picked goods in a secure manner for direct shipment to external/internal customers. 100% double check on picked items to achieve very high accuracy levels. Dispatch: Consolidate packages on the relevant pallet and prepare for collection, i.e. pallet wrapping / loading into carrier cages. Goods Inwards: Check deliveries for damage and check against the delivery note to ensure that we have received the correct quantities of the correct products. Using Rf scanners Communication: On a day-to-day basis communication between various departments is normal. Responsibility for dealing with day-to-day enquiries in a friendly yet professional manner applies to all logistics staff. Operation of a Powered industrial truck is desirable if operator holds licence and is authorised. Other key links & experience areas Customer Services Manufacturing/Goods In Carriers/Couriers ISC Office Please note that these roles are currently part time hours from 4pm - 8pm.

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