An associate level candidate is sought for the construction & engineering team at this highly respected national practice. Contentious construction experience is preferred as this will have a contentious slant, but candidates from both small and national/city firms will be equally encouraged.
This respected national practice has a top quality national and international client base. The Manchester office handles construction disputes for a high profile client base, including major national corporations, international contractors, public bodies and governments. The work is high value and often high profile, offering some of the most complex construction work available in the North West and nationally.
The chosen candidate must have top academics and be able to provide a first rate client service. The team is experienced in all forms of ADR, adjudication, international arbitration and litigation. If you are looking for big ticket work and the opportunity to work on substantial construction disputes, this is an excellent opportunity to work in a first rate team with a real opportunity to progress.
This firm has cutting edge construction work and really can offer an excellent platform to push your career to the next level.
For further information on this construction role, please contact Louisa Hill at BCL Legal.
Please only apply for this opportunity if you have construction and engineering skills and experience. If you would like any further information please contact BCL Legal. For a full list of exclusive legal vacancies please visit the BCL Legal website.
Outstanding opportunity to join this law firm which is well regarded for the work it does within Construction law. They require a non-contentious Construction/ Procurement lawyer of 2 to 5 years’ PQE. We provide a fully integrated construction law service for clients and are at the forefront in developing innovative solutions which meet the commercial challenges of the construction and engineering sectors. The purpose of this role is to work as part of a national team to provide a first class service to clients and assist in the future development of the department. The team advises a broad spectrum of clients including developers, employers, contractors, specialists and consultants operating in the commercial/private and public sectors. The role involves advising on construction and procurement strategies (possibly including EU procurement); risk management; procurement and tendering; contract formation; and all aspects of development through design and construction. You will also advise on asset management and maintenance contracts. We would like to hear from candidates who currently specialise in non-contentious Construction law.
A Construction Solicitor is required for a rewarding opportunity with one of the UK's leading law firms. The role will be based in Manchester and offers an excellent basic salary.
Although this is a relatively junior hire, you will be very much an integral part of the wider national Construction team. Your matters will be both Non Contentious and Contentious. Your clients will vary; end users and other client bodies, employers, main contractors, sub-contractors and consultants. Because of the dual nature of this role, your responsibilities will be varied.
It is anticipated that you will either be a Newly Qualified Solicitor or indeed have up to two years PQE.
This is a fantastic Manchester based Construction role offering an excellent basic salary and a superb benefits package.
This is truly one of the UKs leading law firms. This is an opportunity to be a part of something big; an incredible national Construction team - a fantastic foundation for you to be nurtured and mentored. Send me your CV today.
Please contact Jon-Paul Hanrahan, Managing Consultant, to discuss this role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration. If you have not been contacted within five working days you should assume you have not been successful on this occasion.
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Our client is a leading national practice with an increasing profile in Manchester.
Its construction team has a national profile and handle a broad mix of contentious and non-contentious work however at present there is no construction function in Manchester.
As the firm continues to grow the door is open to an ambitious construction partner to join the Manchester office with a view to developing this aspect of the practice in conjunction with the wider national team.
You will already be a construction partner and have an established profile in the market. Whether your case load is contentious or non-contentious, our client is able to consider each discipline or a combination.
You will need to have a fair degree of following and contacts whether locally or nationally but must have confidence in your ability to deliver. That in turn will be repaid both in terms of overall financial package but also the support given to deliver on your plans.
The Manchester office comprises a number of young and ambitious partners who are pulling together to create a solid corporate and commercially focused practice.
If you are looking for a practice that is innovative, developing and can offer you support and scope to grow and build a team then we look forward to hearing from you.
Please only apply for this opportunity if you have the requisite skills and experience. If you would like any further information please contact BCL Legal. For a full list of exclusive legal vacancies please visit the BCL Legal website.
An opportunity has arisen for a Construction Solicitor to join my client’s well established Manchester office. My client represents one of the top national law firms and is a market leader in construction matters and can offer you the benefits of an enviable client base coupled with exceptional construction-sector legal expertise. The successful candidate will be a Construction Solicitor with between newly qualified to five years of post qualification experience and will be comfortable working in an excellent and well-renowned team.
As a Construction Solicitor you will handle a mix of disputes and non-contentious matters. You will be required to work across the full cycle of a construction matter and day-to-day work will involve: structuring, drafting and negotiating contracts; advising developers, employers, contractors, specialists and consultants in both the commercial and public sector; advising on construction and procurement strategies and risk management; contract formation; as well as related disputed matters. You must have a willingness to participate in business development events, forming lasting relationships with clients and striving to maximise the firm’s profitability.
This is a genuinely outstanding opportunity for a Construction Solicitor to join a market leading construction team and truly further your career with a flourishing and entrepreneurial law firm.
To find out more about this Construction Solicitor opportunity or for a meeting, in confidence, please contact Luka Hennin, at Robert Walters Legal, quoting the reference 1952340. We have a number of Construction Solicitor opportunities, at a variety of different types of firms and organisations. Feel free to contact Luka directly at Robert Walters, in Manchester, on Linkedin and or to browse Robert Walters website for other options.
A Renewable Energy client is looking for a Lead Commissioning Engineer to work on an offshore wind farm project in the North East UK starting ASAP on a 6 months' contract with possible extensions. The Engineer will be a direct report to the Commissioning Manager and deputise when necessary. This is a key delivery role in driving the offshore commissioning works in a challenging project environment. Responsibilities: Work alongside Package Managers and key supplier representatives to commission the Offshore Platforms and WTG's, driving the work packages forward to meet the project programme. Develop and execute commissioning switching programmes and test programmes. Investigate and report on HV Network system events during the commissioning phase. Deputise for the Commissioning Manager when required. Manage all associated commissioning quality documentation compilation Team management including the provision of very clear documentation and directions Skills: TP141 Commissioning Engineer accreditation preferable Recent HV Network commissioning experience Recent experience on commissioning offshore wind farms is essential Proven track record in managing teams to achieve programme deliverables Electrical Engineering degree is an advantage
A Global Renewable Energy client is looking for Quality Control Inspector to work on the construction of an offshore wind farm project in the North East UK. This role will start immediately on a 6 months' contract with the possibility of extensions. The role is to support the existing QC Inspector (WTG) and work in close collaboration with the existing QC team. The task will be to conduct offshore post 72hr test-run inspections required to ensure the quality of the equipment and works provided by the Principal Contractor and subcontractors on the WTG supply and install package as directed by the Quality Control Engineer (WTG) and possibly on other packages as directed by the Project Quality Manager. Responsibilities: Conduct quality inspections and identify non-conformances Write inspection reports Log quality defects, expedite their remediation and eventual close-out Review and comment on AS Built Record Packs and other quality related documentation submitted by the contractor andtheir subcontractors in liaison with the appropriate package engineers Expedite required quality documentation that is not forthcoming Monitor progress of works Attend the contractors andtheir subcontractors works to carry out inspection and surveillance (these may be at locations outside the UK) Report on progress to the Quality Control Engineer (WTG) and WTG Package Managers Education: Personal Survival Training PST) First Aid at Work Training (either HSE Approved or compliant with RenewableUK Guidelines STCW-95) Work at Heights and Rescue Training - Wind Turbine Standard Experience working in similar QC capacity. Experience work offshore Experience of high voltage electrical engineering to 33kV Experience in an electromechanical engineering discipline
This is an outstanding opportunity for a non-contentious Environmental lawyer of 4 or more years’ PQE to join this well regarded commercial law firm. You will work with other members of the non-contentious Environment team, and also with other teams such as Real Estate, Planning, Construction and Health & Safety where the legal requirements often interact. You will find the work varied and challenging, for example advising clients on the impact of REACH and biocides legislation and working closely with clients in the shale gas sector in relation to the emerging framework for shale gas regulation in the EU. You will also draft and negotiate environmental provisions for incorporation in documentation, allocating responsibility for potential environmental liability in transactions. You will currently specialise in and have significant experience of Environmental law.
Practice group/Business service team: Real Estate Type of Vacancy: Permanent Full time/Part time: Full-Time Location: Manchester
SENIOR ASSOCIATE - ENVIRONMENTAL (REAL ESTATE)
Our nationally recognised team of environmental lawyers has in-depth knowledge of existing and incoming legislation, advising on current compliance requirements and working with clients to plan ahead at a strategic level and budget accordingly.
You will work with other members of the non-contentious environment team, and also with other teams such as real estate, planning, construction and health & safety. You will have 5+ years post qualification experience, however we will consider all candidates who can demonstrate the necessary skills.
You will provide environmental and health & safety advice on real estate and corporate transactions, working as necessary with international environmental colleagues on multi-jurisdictional transactions and projects.
You will find the work varied and challenging, for example advising clients on the impact of REACH and biocides legislation, and working closely with clients in the shale gas sector in relation to the emerging framework for shale gas regulation in the EU. You will also draft and negotiate environmental provisions for incorporation in documentation, allocating responsibility for potential environmental liability in transactions. In addition, you will be involved in training, both externally for clients and internally for colleagues.
As part of your career at Eversheds, you will receive tailored professional development, the opportunity to work alongside an exceptional team and be supported by partners. You will be part of a firm that is recognised for innovation and forward thinking. If this sounds like a firm you want to be part of, apply now.
PLANNING MANCHESTER - Planning Solicitor - This is an outstanding opportunity for a Planning Solicitor to join an excellent Commercial firm based in Manchester.
The successful candidate will join an expert team for an established law firm and will be dealing with Planning Law matters including: environmental, infrastructure, planning hearings and appeal work.
We would like to hear from applicants with a minimum of four to five years PQE and upwards who would be willing and capable of playing an important role within the firm. The successful candidate will possess excellent Client facing skills and work well in a team as well as more autonomously.
If you are looking for future career development and progression prospects, then there is a real opportunity here for the right person.
If you think that you have the necessary experience, and this opportunity could be of interest to you, then Claire would be very keen to hear from you as soon as possible in absolute Confidence.
Legal Vacancies / Legal / Law Jobs, Reference: CB 16579; (Planning Solicitor - Manchester): Austen Lloyd is a Specialist Legal Recruitment Agency. In addition to this role, we have many other excellent and specialist positions in Manchester and the North West.
Please note our advertisements may use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we would be happy to consider applications from all candidates who can demonstrate the skills needed to perform the role ; (Planning Solicitor).
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