Multi Trade / Carpenter – Abingdon

The company

We have placed a number of engineers with this company. They provide response maintenance and projects works to the ‘Social Housing’ sector.

The position

You will be working on domestic response maintenance and void project works, and are looking for a person that has a ‘can-do’ attitude.

Could this role be for you?

  • Do you have a driving licence?
  • Previously delivered domestic property maintenance?
  • Are you experienced with internal works?
  • Are you near or can travel to Abingdon?
  • Are you a qualified carpenter?
  • Are you willing to multi-trade?

Why apply?

  • Salary up to £35,000 p.a.
  • Standby payment £70 p/week (1 in 7 weeks) + payments for call outs.
  • Van & fuel card.
  • Pension.
  • 28 days’ holiday.
  • OTE £40,000 p.a. +

Multi Trade / Carpenter – Abingdon

The company

We have placed a number of engineers with this company. They provide response maintenance and projects works to the ‘Social Housing’ sector.

The position

You will be working on domestic response maintenance and void project works, and are looking for a person that has a ‘can-do’ attitude.

Could this role be for you?

  • Do you have a driving licence?
  • Previously delivered domestic property maintenance?
  • Are you experienced with internal works?
  • Are you near or can travel to Abingdon?
  • Are you a qualified carpenter?
  • Are you willing to multi-trade?

Why apply?

  • Salary up to £35,000 p.a.
  • Standby payment £70 p/week (1 in 7 weeks) + payments for call outs.
  • Van & fuel card.
  • Pension.
  • 28 days’ holiday.
  • OTE £40,000 p.a. +

Gas Engineer – Breakdowns – BN

The Company

  • Gas Breakdown Engineer
  • Oxfordshire area
  • Key Worker contract

We have placed a number of engineers in this company and they all rate the working environment as a 10/10. This contractor has secured a large government contact to maintain a large housing estate across Oxfordshire. They are seeking a proven Gas & Oil Engineer to join the team as a Breakdown Engineer.

The Position

As the Gas Engineer you will be given booked appointments each day and you will be required to travel between properties to fix broken down boilers.

Could this role be for you?

  • A proven track record in Gas breakdowns
  • £32000 (up to £34000 if you have all Gas, Oftec and LPG) Standby and overtime OTE £40000
  • Do you have all five core gas safety tickets on domestic & Oftec
  • Manage your own day and use a tablet
  • Excellent client facing skills.
  • Van, fuel phone will be provided

(contractors will also be considered please feel free to apply if you are looking for this)

Please contact James at Highfield to discuss on 01489774010

Gas Engineer – Breakdowns – BN

The Company

  • Gas Breakdown Engineer
  • Oxfordshire area
  • Key Worker contract

We have placed a number of engineers in this company and they all rate the working environment as a 10/10. This contractor has secured a large government contact to maintain a large housing estate across Oxfordshire. They are seeking a proven Gas & Oil Engineer to join the team as a Breakdown Engineer.

The Position

As the Gas Engineer you will be given booked appointments each day and you will be required to travel between properties to fix broken down boilers.

Could this role be for you?

  • A proven track record in Gas breakdowns
  • £32000 (up to £34000 if you have all Gas, Oftec and LPG) Standby and overtime OTE £40000
  • Do you have all five core gas safety tickets on domestic & Oftec
  • Manage your own day and use a tablet
  • Excellent client facing skills.
  • Van, fuel phone will be provided

(contractors will also be considered please feel free to apply if you are looking for this)

Please contact James at Highfield to discuss on 01489774010

Electrician – Voids – Responce

The company

You will be joining a leading regional maintenance contractor with a long term framework agreement on MOD refurbishment and maintenance contracts.

The role

We are currently looking for an Electrician to work on government contracts. The position will be mainly reactive maintenance and testing, covering sites in Oxfordshire area.

Could this role be for you?

· Proven track record as an electrician

· Gold card

· 2391 or 2395 Testing and inspection qualification

· 18th Edition

Why apply?

· Permanent position with an established contractor

· Salary £36k + standby bonus and over time OTE £42000 + Van, Fuel, Phone, Pension and paid Holiday.

· Long term MOD framework contract Key worker statues

(contractors will also be considered £220 per day please feel free to apply if you are looking for this)

Please contact James to discuss this position in more detail on 01489774010.

Electrician – Voids – Responce

The company

You will be joining a leading regional maintenance contractor with a long term framework agreement on MOD refurbishment and maintenance contracts.

The role

We are currently looking for an Electrician to work on government contracts. The position will be mainly reactive maintenance and testing, covering sites in Oxfordshire area.

Could this role be for you?

· Proven track record as an electrician

· Gold card

· 2391 or 2395 Testing and inspection qualification

· 18th Edition

Why apply?

· Permanent position with an established contractor

· Salary £36k + standby bonus and over time OTE £42000 + Van, Fuel, Phone, Pension and paid Holiday.

· Long term MOD framework contract Key worker statues

(contractors will also be considered £220 per day please feel free to apply if you are looking for this)

Please contact James to discuss this position in more detail on 01489774010.

Electrician – Voids – Responce

The company

You will be joining a leading regional maintenance contractor with a long term framework agreement on MOD refurbishment and maintenance contracts.

The role

We are currently looking for an Electrician to work on government contracts. The position will be mainly reactive maintenance and testing, covering sites in Oxfordshire area.

Could this role be for you?

· Proven track record as an electrician

· Gold card

· 2391 or 2395 Testing and inspection qualification

· 18th Edition

Why apply?

· Permanent position with an established contractor

· Salary £32k + standby bonus and over time OTE £39000 + Van, Fuel, Phone, Pension and paid Holiday.

· Long term MOD framework contract Key worker statues

(contractors will also be considered £210 per day please feel free to apply if you are looking for this)

Please contact James to discuss this position in more detail on 01489774010.

Pre-Construction Delivery Manager

Pre-Construction Delivery Manager

Up to £75k DOE

UK based role with flexible remote working

The Company

Our client has recently been awarded places on the Defence FM and Housing Maintenance framework contracts.

They embody both experience and innovation. It combines a comprehensive track record delivering engineering, technical and FM services to the UK MOD for over 55 years with market leading FM, energy, asset optimisation and regeneration capabilities.

Currently they are looking to recruit an experienced Pre-Construction Delivery Manager.

The role

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and ambitious Delivery Manager to play a pivotal role in the mobilisation of the contract, to assist the Billable works team in the delivery of the Professional Services Strategy. Ensuring all procurement activities and contracts are delivered professionally to time, cost & quality requirements. Promoting a ‘one team’ philosophy to ensure a positive Customer experience.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support assist and drive procurement of works, goods and services adhering to VIVO Orders and procurement guidelines, UK legislation and EU regulations.
  • Lead on project delivery
  • Manage project team and ad hoc support staff
  • Ensuring all projects have a formal brief, specifications, procurement plans and tender documents, and is robustly managed, in accordance with the contract.
  • Build effective relationships, with key stakeholders, including Service family’s, DIO
  • Monitor and manage monthly spend
  • Manage projects or term contracts within accordance with agreed budgets, timescales and quality criteria.
  • Ensure contractors are properly briefed, report progress regularly, delivering, value for money and customer satisfaction and VIVO core values.
  • To scope out works and provide accurate information
  • Manage the contract performance of the contractors through performance measurement of outputs.
  • Ensure compliance with policies and procedures and delivery standards for managing the delivery including compliance with Health and Safety requirements including the CDM Regulations and Control of Asbestos Regulations.
  • Maintain adequate and appropriate records which meet internal requirements and external/legislative requirements.
  • Ensure effective communication with affected customers through delivery stages to post completion.
  • To provide regular reports on contract management activities as required, including contract effectiveness, contract compliance & contract performance.

Could this be for you?

  • Experience in managing projects and term contracts
  • Experience in dealing with a range of issues concerning contract and project delivery
  • Proven experience in managing/supervising staff
  • Strong Project management experience from an FM background
  • Providing good customer service

Why apply?

  • Multi million pound defence contract at start of contract term.
  • Excellent salary and package
  • Development opportunities long-term

Please contact Kirsty Lockyear to discuss further.

M&E Maintenance Engineer

Multi Skilled M&E engineer – Static – Oxford

The company

Join a National contractor with a full range of Clients and contracts nationwide.

Our client provides general Facilities Maintenance and Construction project work to the commercial sector as well as facilities maintenance services to the Public Sector and Private Sector at multiple sites. This role is a Static position based around the London Area, working on a secure contract.

This is a Multi site position where you have the potential to earn between £30 – 35k P/A Salary. Working on a Standard Shift Pattern; with the need for going on an oncall rota also, some nights maybe needed for additional out of hours works.

The position

Carry out PPM on the Electrical Engineering services as required by the schedule. While proactively pursuing and fixing faults as and when you identify them.

Support the sites M&E services, required on the PPM Schedule, while identifying potential defects that may occur.

Could this role be for you?

  • Electrical qualifications NVQ 3 or Mechanical equivalent
  • 2391 / 2395 / 4338 Testing and Inspection (Preferred If electrical)
  • 17th edition as a minimum – Ideally 18th edition
  • Multi skilled – e.g. capable of working on AHU’s, HVAC, BMS, Electrical, and willing to put their hands to anything
  • Legionella Experience
  • Driving licence required

Why apply?

  • £30-35k P/A
  • Further training provided
  • Secure Contract
  • Leading FM contractor
  • On call rota
  • Standard days holiday + bank holidays

The consultant for this vacancy is Andrew Macey, Also available on phone: 01489 774 010 and email:

Multi Trade

Multi Traders – Brize Norton – Housing

The company

Join a National contractor with a full range of Clients and contracts nationwide.

Our client provides general Facilities Maintenance and Construction project work to the commercial sector as well as facilities maintenance services to the Public Sector and Private Sector at multiple sites. This role is based primarily in Brize Norton, working on a MOD housing contract.

This is a Single-site position where you have the potential to earn a basic hourly rate of £15ph, and have experience in Plastering, Carpentry, and Decorating.

The position

As the Multi Trader Manager / Assistant Site Manager you will have the responsibility of to oversee the refurbishment of an EWI Retrofit Projects, e.g. roofing, Doors / Windows, Plumbing, Heating, and Electrical works.

Could this role be for you?

  • Carpentry Qualifications (advantage)
  • Carpentry experience
  • Plastering experience
  • MOD Experience (Ideal)
  • Ability to obtain BPSS clearance

Why apply?

  • £15 PH
  • Further training provided
  • MOD Contract
  • Starting FM Consultancy / Contractor

The consultant for this vacancy are Andrew Macey, Also available on phone: 01489 774 010 and email:

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