Capital Works Jobs
We currently have a number of vacancies. Download a job description if available below or send us an email. ADCWHR@aspiredefence.co.uk.
Based in Aldershot the Human Resources Generalist supports the business to achieve its strategic aims, whilst providing a comprehensive HR service. This includes the provision of guidance and advice on resourcing, learning and development, employee relations, and employee benefits.
Reporting directly to the Senior Planner, the Planning & Scheduling Engineer is in charge of, and responsible for, part of the overall Pre-Construction programme. He / she will develop and maintain the programme for the scope of work for which he / she is responsible.
To lead and manage the design team and the development of the detail design, for which ADCW is responsible, in accordance with programme requirements and project commercial objectives. You will also assist in the evaluation and setting of status of key sub-contract drawings, as well as coordinating the development of package designs in line with lessons learnt and manage the design approval process of sub-contractors details.
As Commercial Manager you will lead the commercial and contractual aspects the project to support operations and set strategies with the objective of minimising risks, maximising opportunities and avoiding disputes.
To undertake the detailed management and liaison with individual trade foremen and supervisors in order to ensure that the design is complied with, and that installation is in accordance with required specification and standards.
To manage all production and associated functions on site, including pro-actively liaising with both the delivery team and the project manager / director about the programming and resourcing of the works, the Commercial function to monitor and review the preliminary contract costs against actual costs and delivery, the Planning function to monitor and review the project progress against the agreed timetable.
To deliver the construction programme in line with the agreed standards by taking responsibility for all day to day ‘on site’ issues within the post holder’s defined section of work.
Aspire Defence Capital works are recruiting a number of Quantity Surveyors to be based at project sites including Tidworth, Larkhill, Perham Down, Bulforod and Aldershot. As a Quantity Surveyor, you will be accountable to the Senior Quantity Surveyor/Commercial Manager for commercial and contractual aspects of the ABP (Army Basing Programme).
Aspire Defence Capital Works is undertaking the construction phase of one of the largest building programmes in the South.
We are building or refurbishing over 300 buildings across sites in six locations in Wiltshire and Hampshire.
Your skills and expertise could make a difference to the living and working standards of 20% of the trained British Army!
If you would like to know more about Aspire Defence and the work we are carrying out please take a look at the web pages on this site.
At Aspire Defence we want to recruit and retain the best people in our industry. To do this, we believe we offer competitive employment packages to attract those who wish to be part of our developing and growing business.
We are looking for people who will bring enthusiasm, energy and experience to join our company – a company whose future depends on people who want to deliver the best.
Your pay is set in reference to the value of your role, both internally and externally, and your own skills and performance. We offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, of which some details are listed below.
Most posts generally work to a standard 40 or 45 hour week.
However depending upon the nature of the role some posts may require extra shifts, night work and business travel between the Aspire Defence sites.
At Aspire Defence we believe that it is important to balance your work and home life. Therefore we offer generous basic annual leave entitlements as well as flexible working practices.
We offer various competitive pension schemes. You will be given the opportunity to opt in or out of these schemes.
All employees are entitled to membership of our Private Healthcare Plan. This is a Company paid membership with the option to cover additional members of your family at beneficial rates.
We endeavour to use learning to continually expand our capacity to create our future. That’s why we provide all of our employees with opportunities, wherever practical, for career and personal growth within the company.
There are a variety of flexible benefits available to employees, such as discounts and special offers including childcare vouchers and discounted gym membership.
All employees are entitled to the use of a free and confidential advisory counselling service. This provides access to confidential support, advice and information on a range of issues.
Aspire Defence believes in and actively encourages a diverse workforce. As an employee you will be required to promote equality of opportunity in all areas of employment.