Meter Reader M - SK
Stockport, United Kingdom
As a Meter Reader you will be working with TXM Recruit, one of the UK's top engineering resourcing firms, you will represent one of the UK's leading energy contractors, visiting customers at a variety of locations including homes and commercial properties. As a Meter Reader you will be required to carry out meter readings for both gas and electric meters at customer properties surrounding the designated area local to you. Completion of visual checks and accurate log of readings will need to be implemented into a hand-held device at each location. Working as a Meter Reader this is a customer-facing role working on a long-term contract. We are looking for highly self-motivated individuals who have the desire to achieve success. There is a great deal of flexibility with this role, as a Meter Reader you will plan your own route, manage your schedule and workload to achieve the targets set for the week by head office. Working as a Meter Reader will adhere to a flexible working pattern 37 hours a week between the hours of 8am - 8pm Mon - Fri and if working Saturday 8am - 6pm. Pay: Once you have completed the paid induction (consisting of training room and field based training) you will receive an hourly rate of £8.63 (PAYE) per hour, plus a mileage allowance of 35p per mile (door to door) along with an attractive bonus scheme. What will I need? " A flexible approach to tasks and working hours " Customer orientation " Smart and friendly with a professional approach to work " Access to the Internet at home " Hold a full UK driving licence (no more than three points) " Use of a vehicle with business insurance to complete the role " No unspent criminal convictions The ideal candidates: " Competency in numeracy and literacy " The ability to work to timescales and under pressure " A flexible approach to tasks and working hours " Smart and friendly with a professional approach to work " Inclined to strive for continuous improvement " Access to the Internet at home " Hold a full UK driving licence " Use of a vehicle with business insurance to complete the role In order to be successful, you must have 5 years employment history and be able to provide references to demonstrate this & DBS / CRB assessment.
Civil Design Engineer
Manchester, United Kingdom
Civil Design Engineer Unique opportunity with an established, major engineering consultancy based in the UK that are rapidly expanding their teams following their continued success. Based in their client’s Manchester office, the team are looking for a Civil Design Engineer that has previous experience of working on the design of civil infrastructure, track, rail systems and electrification upgrading schemes. You will be part of a multi-disciplinary team of Engineers, where you will collaboratively use your technical expertise to deliver the project to the highest standards. As a Civil Design Engineer, you will Delivery of all the specified project outcomes on time, within budget and to the quality required. Maintain good relationships with all external parties to enhance the reputation of the company and the delivery of projects to the client. Develop feasibility studies, outline and detailed designs in accordance with the client’s requirements and relevant design standards to achieve cost effective, buildable solutions, especially for complex projects. Have extensive knowledge in relevant railway groups and company standards, GRIP process, British Standards and Eurocodes, as well as relevant statutory processes. Produce and check design concepts, design details, drawings specifications, contract documentation and project reports complying with current standards. Enter detailed technical discussions with approval authorities, consenting bodies, clients, contractors, third parties and other stakeholder groups, especially for complex projects. Develop and maintain good working relationships with the Client and other relevant stakeholders Undertake wide range of work on all aspects of the railway if the railway civil engineering infrastructure that fall within competence, including but not limited to, platforms, lineside equipment bases and structures, footbridges, over and under-bridges, building etc. To be considered for the role of Civil Design Engineer you must have A degree in civil engineering, proven experience within a consultancy, Strong knowledge of draughting and BIM software and steelwork and reinforced concrete detailing. Computer literate and thoroughly conversant with MS office suite including Skype, Yammer and Share point, and relevant engineering software packages. Excellent experience of the co-ordination of the design process and team management. Good communication skills dealing with Clients, Contractors, project partners, supply chain, colleagues etc. Client focused approach to service delivery and project deadlines. What will you get in return? A competitive salary 32 days annual holidays (including bank holidays), with the option to buy more Excellent career development opportunities, with access to internal and external training, which you will be encouraged and supported to take part in Flexible working My client is looking to interview in the next couple of weeks, so If you meet the requirements, please apply today to avoid missing out!