VVB

VVB

Current Vacancies

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TBM Electrician (J19)

Full-Time, Permanent (London)

From £320 to £460.80 per day

We are currently recruiting a number of Electricians with tunnelling experience for one of London’s largest ever infrastructure and tunnelling projects.

As a TBM Electrician you will be working implementing and maintaining the Electrical distribution systems above and below ground.

The position:

  • Carrying out preventative maintenance on tunnelling plant and equipment
  • Carrying out unplanned maintenance and repairs on tunnelling plant and equipment
  • Undertake installation of tunnelling electrical services
  • HV Switching and Testing
  • Provide on-going surface installations as and when required

What we’re looking for:

  • Previous experience of tunnel boring electrical works/TBM
  • Excellent Health and Safety knowledge
  • CSCS Card
  • ECS Card
  • Safety Critical Medical
  • JIB Gold Card
  • Ideally a First Aider
  • HV experience

In return we offer a competitive salary and the option of a lodge or travel allowance.

If you feel you have the skills and experience for this position, please email your CV marked for the attention of Caitlin Lupton to recruitment@vvb-eng.com

 

Senior Electrical Engineer (J17)

Full-Time, Permanent (London)

From £50,000 to £75000 per annum

We are currently recruiting a Senior Electrical Engineer to provide engineering support on various projects.

As a Senior Electrical Engineer, you will be involved in all stages of projects from design to completion. Managing the electrical installations throughout the project life-cycle to ensure successful delivery from an HSE, programme, quality, compliance and commercial perspective.

The position:

  • Management, training and mentoring of the electrical design and electrical engineering team
  • Developing scope documents for tenders and procurement processes
  • Undertaking electrical design and electrical design modelling (up to 11KV level) in line with all current standards
  • Liaison with various teams such as CAD, manufacturers and installation teams to determine design and product suitability and ensure correct working methodologies
  • Working with the commercial and planning departments to plan designs and track any variances to designs
  • Assisting the planning department to plan installation and testing and commission works through providing accurate assessments of forecast works to meet the project programme
  • Management of subcontractor works including valuation and contract support with the commercial department, and management of all design registers
  • Ensure all formal communication is undertaken and managed and provide engineered solutions to key project problems to satisfy clients expectations, project restrictions and budget considerations
  • Keep up to date with all electrical, construction and relevant legislation, law, standards and best practice
  • Ensure HSE best practices are always followed and that the design risk assessment is compliant with installation parameters

What we’re looking for:

  • HND in Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Council Registration as Technician Engineer, Incorporated Engineer or with a qualification leading to this status (preferably Chartered)
  • Registered member of CIBSE or IET or another recognised Engineering Council Institution
  • Minimum 7 years’ experience within an Electrical Engineering position
  • Previous experience working within the infrastructure environment (utilities/civils etc)
  • Previous experience of working on low to medium voltage electrical equipment
  • Previous use of electrical design packages such as Amtech and design experience using AutoCAD
  • Advanced MS Office skills including Excel
  • Knowledge of electrical installation and design legislation, standards, design processes, and associated compliance
  • Flexible approach an ability to work unsociable hours
  • Good people management and leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to liaise at all levels on technical matters

If you feel you have the skills and experience for this position, please email your CV marked for the attention of Hannah Bain to recruitment@vvb-eng.com

 

Project Cost Controller (J12)

Full-time, Permanent, (Rainham – with occasional travel to sites)

From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum

We are currently recruiting a Project Cost Controller working within the Commercial Finance department. Reporting into the Commercial Financial Controller and working alongside the Project team, you will be responsible for managing the financial performance of individual projects. You will support Management by providing reports and producing accurate forecasting and cash flow data.

The position:

  • Work with the Project teams to ensure the understanding of the specifics of the project plans and contract
  • Ensure all necessary interfaces and processes are adhered to, including the application procedure, and provide all supporting calculations and documentation to the client
  • Manage workload effectively to meet the business and finance deadlines set
  • Control and challenge procurement and/or sub-contractor costs and investigate variances between forecasted and budgeted costs.
  • Liaise with the Client/PM to resolve overdue applications, certifications and payments
  • Liaise with the Finance function to provide information to support journal entries, to capture late costs, provisions and revenue recognition
  • Communicate with the Project teams, ensuring all reports are accurately reflecting the operational and financial status of the projects
  • Collate and compile project financial reports and monthly and weekly cashflow forecast information to present to the Finance and Management teams

What we’re looking for:

  • CIMA/ACCA qualified or equivalent
  • GCSE level educated, with A-C grades in English and Maths
  • Three to five years finance experience
  • Previous experience in a similar job role
  • Adept in using MS Office programmes including Excel, Word and Power Point
  • Knowledge of financial processes including forecasting and cash flow
  • Comfortable working in a site-based environment
  • Self-motivated with excellent time management skills with the ability to manage deadlines
  • Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the business and non-financial personnel
  • Excellent attention to detail

If you feel you have the skills and experience for this position, please email your CV marked for the attention of Hannah Bain to recruitment@vvb-eng.com

 

Group Management Accountant (J11)

Full-time, Permanent (Chelmsford)

From £36,000 to £43,000 per annum

We are currently recruiting for a Group Management Accountant to assist in the delivery of timely and accurate financial information. This key position in the finance department will give exposure to all functions within finance couple with coaching from the finance leadership team, we will support you to reach fully qualified status with development opportunities.

Key responsibilities:

  • Position of month end journals
  • Production of the management accounts
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • VAT, CIS and CITB return submissions
  • Production of accurate cash flows
  • Assist with the annual year-end audit
  • Assist with the production of year-end statutory accounts
  • Improvement of existing processes and procedures

What we’re looking for:

  • Strong Excel skills and adept with other MS Office programmes
  • Strong understanding of debits and credits
  • Part-Qualified (ACCA/CIMA), with final papers approaching
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Ability to spot opportunities to improve processes
  • Two years’ experience within a finance function

If you feel you have the skills and experience for this position, please email your CV marked for the attention of Hannah Bain to recruitment@vvb-eng.com