Site Painter

Job Opportunity: Site Painter

Site Painter

BHC is one of the UK’s leading Structural Steel Fabrication and Construction companies supplying and erecting fabricated steel nationwide within the UK and Ireland.

Due to continuous expansion we are looking for site-based paint touch up operatives. This position will be on our sites all over the UK.

Duties will include:-

  • Paint spraying using two pack and/or Intumescent application on heavy industrial steel components.
  • Spraying using airless pressure king pumps and hand application to a high-quality standard.
  • Touching up small areas of site damaged paint.
  • Prepping areas for painting.
  • Working to method statements and site restrictions.
  • Working to manufacturers recommended methods.

Requirements of the role:-

  • CSCS Card.
  • IPAF or CPCS Mewp card will be an advantage.
  • A working experience of spray and hand application of primer / Intumescent coatings processes and operations for structural steel would be an advantage for this role.
  • Must have a good work ethic, be reliable and flexible.
  • Can work independently or in a team.
  • Work will involve staying away from Monday to Friday with some weekends.
  • Good bill of health.
  • No dear of heights.
  • Training will be provided for the correct candidate.

Job Location – Varies.

Applications can be made using the BHC Job Enquiry Form located on the recruitment page.

Apprentice Open Day

Apprentice Open Day 2019

Apprentice Open Day 2019

BHC are delighted to announce that we will be hosting our Annual Apprentice Open Day on Wednesday 12th June 2019.

At BHC, we offer a 4 year apprenticeship programme devised by the BCSA (British Constructional Steelwork Association).

The CRAFT apprenticeship is based on traditional methods of learning through workplace coaching and mentoring. The training has been developed by breaking down each role into separate elements, creating individual modules for each role into separate elements, creating individual modules for each course.

As an apprentice you will gain skills for life that also benefit our business, clients and the community.

Interested in attending our open day?

E-mail Nicola Young – nyoung@bhc.ltd.uk – to register your interest.

Welders & Platers

Job Opportunity – Welders & Platers

Welders & Platers

BHC is one of the UK’s leading Structural Steel Fabrication and Construction companies supplying and erecting steel nationwide within the UK and Ireland.

Due to continuous expansion we are looking for experienced Welders and Platers to join our team at our Workshop in Carnwath.

Duties will include: –

  • Reading and interpreting engineering drawings.
  • Measuring and marking out plates and sections for cutting, shaping and drilling.
  • Tacking welding fabricated parts together.

Requirements of the role:-

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience as Industrial Welder/Plater.
  • Must be alert to the safety risks of using welding machinery, cutting tools and lifting/moving heavy sheets of metal.
  • Mig/Mag welding experience essential.
  • Have a clear understanding of detailed drawings.

Job location – Based at our Workshop in Carnwath.

Applications to be made using the BHC Job Enquiry Form located at the bottom of the Recruitment Page.

Joiner

Job Opportunity – Joiner

Joiner

As part of our continued development, we are expanding our Housebuilding side of the the business. We currently have over 100 house to build and are seeking to add experienced Joiners to our team.

Duties will include:

  • Carry out various joinery works across a range of projects.
  • Ensure that all works undertaken are completed with due regard for quality, productivity and safety.
  • Manage, programme and organise own activities in conjunction with the Supervisor.
  • Working to strict dimensional and quality specifications.
  • Assess plans and or work schedules to ascertain exact material requirements.
  • Complete work according to targets and schedules.
  • Job will include working indoors and outdoors.

Experience and Skills required to be considered:

  • At least 5 years’ working experience as a joiner.
  • Experience in 1st and 2nd fix joinery.
  • Ability to read construction drawings.
  • Ability to work on your own making day to day decisions whilst providing a good level of workmanship under tight deadlines.
  • Can manage time effectively, ensuring all time-scales are met.
  • Able to work on your own initiative.
  • Experience of working on Domestic, Industrial, Commercial and Residential properties.
  • Applicants must have experience and be comfortable with working at heights.
  • CSCS Card.
  • Have a good eye for detail and an enthusiastic and professional manner.
  • Excellent customer service.
  • Full UK Drivers license.

Job Location – South Lanarkshire.

Applications can be made using the BHC Job Enquiry form located at the bottom of the Recruitment page.

Main Contract Civils Estimator

Job Opportunity – Main Contract / Civils Estimator

Main Contract Civils Estimator

BHC are an established contractor who have various divisions within their Company Group.

Our long-established Main Contract works division successfully uses the varied in-house resources of the group to offer clients a single point of contact for their project requirements whether it be traditional contracting, Design and Build or Full Turn Key developments.

We are currently seeking an Estimator with a Civils/Building background join our Main Contract estimating team.

Your key activities will include but not be limited to: 

  • Responsible for the preparation and subsequent negotiation of Tender submissions for Civil/Building projects.
  • Examine incoming tenders and review contract potential.
  • Measuring and ‘Quantity Take-Off’ from drawings.
  • Producing Bills of Quantities.
  • Sourcing pre-project information and analysing sub-contractor quotations, agreements and enquiries.
  • Build up tender price from first principles based on the scope of works, plans, specification, programme.
  • Cost planning.
  • Produce tender report in preparation for tender adjudication.
  • Attend pre and post contract interviews, client meetings etc.
  • Collect and distribute feedback.
  • Investigate cost effective and/ or alternative solutions.
  • Input data entry onto estimating software.
  • Comply with BHC ltd procedures.
  • Maintain awareness of latest techniques.
  • Carry out other relevant duties as required from time to time.

Required Experience and Qualifications should include:

  • Ideally with 5 years or more of proven estimating experience with large Civils or Main Contract companies.
  • An HNC or degree in Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering. Not critical for an experienced estimator.
  • Experienced with various forms of Contract, such as JCT and NEC, relevant Civils/Building works as well as various methods of measurement including SMM7 and NRM2.
  • Experience in Design & Build as well as other standard construction types of construction work.
  • A team player who is a confident communicator with all members of staff.
  • You must have excellent interpersonal skills; maintain good working relationships with colleagues, clients and suppliers and have a personable character.
  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to adhere to strict deadlines on a daily and weekly basis.
  • Microsoft office proficient.
  • Ideally with experience in the use of Microsoft Project or other project programming software.
  • Estimating software experience, preferably Causeway.
  • Site experience is advantageous.

Job Location – Carnwath with some site visits

Applications can be submitted using the Job Enquiry form located on the Recruitment page.

Quantity Surveyor

Job Opportunity : Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

BHC is one of the UK’s leading Structural Steel Fabrication and Construction companies supplying and erecting fabricated steel nationwide within the UK and Ireland.

We are currently seeking an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join our Team.

The final role will include and require you to:

  • Manage all costs relating to projects including reporting.
  • Assisting estimating where required.
  • Reviewing contracts and preparing contract documents.
  • Understanding and knowledge of types of contracts and conditions.
  • Sub-contract ordering.
  • Preparing interim valuations / final accounts.

Quantity Surveyor Essential Knowledge:

  • Proficient use and knowledge of software such as MS Work, Excel, Outlook and Project.
  • Educated to degree level as Quantity Surveyor.

Quantity Surveyor Essential Skills:

  • Well-developed client facing skills with a client orientated approach.
  • Commercially astute.
  • Ability to work within a team.
  • Excellent Communication, Interpersonal, Organisational, Planning Skills.
  • Able to balance competing priorities and meet personal targets within a fluctuating and demanding workload.

Quantity Surveyor Essential Attitudes:

  • Safety Focus.
  • Customer Focus.
  • Positive and Flexible Approach.
  • Professional.
  • Honesty and Integrity.
  • Open to Innovation.
  • Open to Collaboration.
  • Right First Time Approach.
  • Proactive with ability to think ahead.
  • Strong personality and professional approach.

Job Location – Carnwath, South Lanarkshire with site visits as and when required.

Application can be made using the Job Enquiry form located at the bottom of the Recruitment Page.

Trade Counter Assistant

Job Opportunity – Trade Counter Assistant

We currently have a vacancy for a Trade Counter Sales Person at our Builders Merchant based in Carnwath.

Duties will include:

  • Serving customers and building strong relationships
  • Inbound and outbound calls to clients to generate business
  • Providing customers with quotations and advice
  • Using your initiative to generate sales through customer contacts
  • Effectively working in a team and solely when the need arises
  • Stock control/ Merchandising in showroom

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience in a Trade Counter role within a Builder Merchants or similar role
  • Excellent customer service, be polite and have a friendly manner
  • Sales and customer service experience
  • Product knowledge within the building industry
  • Excellent customer service skills with a friendly and polite manner
  • Computer literate

Job location – Carnwath

Applications can be made using the Job Enquiry Form located at the bottom of the Recruitment Page

Job Opportunity – Yard Assistant for Builders Merchant

Yard Assistant for Builders Merchant

We currently have a full-time vacancy for a Yard Assistant at BHC Builders Merchants, based in Carnwath.

Duties will include:

  • Loading and unloading delivery vehicles by hand or with a forklift truck
  • Organising stock into correct storage areas
  • Accurately picking and checking orders
  • Maintaining neat and organised storage/ yard areas
  • Assisting customers as required
  • Providing excellent customer service at all times
  • Maintaining a tidy and safe working environment

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience within a builders merchant in a similar role
  • A Counterbalance Forklift is essential
  • A confident approach with excellent communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills with a friendly and polite manner
  • Product knowledge of all materials within a builders merchant

Excellent customer service skills alongside a good knowledge of building materials is required for this role.

Job location – Carnwath

Applications can be made via the Job Enquiry form located at the bottom of our Recruitment Page.

Site Engineer Small

Job Opportunity – Site Engineer

Site Engineer

BHC is one of the UK’s leading Structural Steel Fabrication and Construction companies supplying and erecting steel nationwide.

Due to expansion we currently have a vacancy for a Site Engineer.

The Site Engineer is responsible for ensuring the successful handover of all structural steelwork. This includes ensuring the plumb, line and level of the steelwork complies with the contracted tolerance and issuing of the handover certificate.

The Site Engineer will also be involved with some of the Turn Key projects which BHC undertake, this will include the Engineer starting with a green field site and working with all trades on site to the stage of handover to the client. The Site Engineer will be responsible for all works during this time, delivering as built drawings for all of their setting out during this time.

As part of the role the Site Engineer is expected to carry out the following:

  • As built Bolt surveys
  • Cast in Plate surveys
  • As built steel surveys
  • Plumb and Lining of steel
  • Casting of bolts “Dead” (no cones)
  • Setting Out
  • TOPO surveys
  • Work on their own and through their own work load.

The Engineer must be competent in the use of Total Stations for both surveying and setting out. In particular, experience with Leica robotic total station is advantageous.

The successful candidate will be able to take survey data and complete as built surveys in CAD.

An element of manual work such as below is expected:

  • Plumbing of steel by tightening bolts.
  • Moving steel into position using heavy hammer and wedges.
  • Setting of Bolts.

The Engineer must be conscientious, hardworking and driven.

Site Engineers at BHC are responsible for several jobs at any given time are are expected to be able to travel between them, therefore a driving licence is essential. In addition to this you will also require a current CSCS card. Please note that depending on the locations of projects working away from home may be required.

Experience in the use of total stations for setting out and surveying is essential although not necessarily with a Leica Robotic Instrument. An Engineer with a sound fundamental understanding of setting out and surveying will quickly be able to adapt to using any instrument. A basic knowledge of CAD will also be useful.

Job Location: Carnwath, South Lanarkshire

Applications can be submitted using the BHC Job Enquiry Form located at the bottom of the Recruitment Page. 

Industrial Paint Sprayer

Job Opportunity – Industrial Paint Sprayers

Industrial Paint Sprayer

BHC is one of the UK’s leading Structural Steel Fabrication and Construction companies supplying and erecting fabricated steel nationwide within the UK and Ireland.

Due to continuous expansion we are looking for a skilled and experienced Industrial Paint Sprayer to prepare and coat structural steel components.

Duties will include:- 

  • Paint spraying using two pack/or Intumescent application on heavy industrial steel components.
  • Spraying using airless pressure king pumps and hand application to a high quality standard.

Requirement of the role:-

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in Industrial Paint Spraying.
  • Candidates should have experience in quality checks such as DFT / WFT and surface preparation.
  • A working experience of spray and hand application of primer/Intumescent coatings processes and operations for structural steel would be an advantage for this role.
  • Must have a good work ethic, be reliable and flexible.
  • Can work independently or in a team.

Job Location – Carnwath

Applications can be made using the BHC Job Enquiry Form located at the bottom of the Recruitment Page.