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Listed below are the latest jobs posted by our LRWA members.

Technical & CAD Designer

London/Surrey/Hampshire/Berkshire area

Full

TBA

31st Mar 2021

We have a rare and very special opportunity for the right person to join us at Radmat.

Are you an excellent Technical & CAD Designer currently in a role with a flat roofing and/or facades contractor or architectural practice, who personally aspires to flourish elsewhere?

Do you work well with top industry clients to create general arrangement drawings and construction detail drawings in AutoCAD either from home or at client site in the London/Surrey/Hampshire/Berkshire area?

Do you have proven clear and robust communication skills (both verbal and written) that can deliver project winning designs for demanding clients to translate their desire into our designs?

If your answer is YES to all three questions then we want to hear from you. Apply via email to Robin Haynes – Radmat Group Personnel Manager at robinhaynes@radmat.com with an email that makes us want to read your CV, and a CV that compels us to interview you. As soon as we find the right person, our search will close.  

 Who are Radmat?

For over 20 years we have worked with the UK’s top architects & main contractors to provide flat roof design solutions for some of the Country’s most prestigious buildings from the Walkie Talkie, the Cheese Grater, Tate and GCHQ to Facebook, Amazon and Google.

Our people, our reputation for quality roofing solutions, and innovations e.g. ProTherm Quantum: the world’s thinnest inverted roof insulation system, have all helped us to become a market leading manufacturer with an enviable reputation for high quality support and service delivery. To support our continued growth and our main contractor and architectural clients’ demands for expert technical, design and specification support we are seeking to recruit a Technical & CAD Designer who ideally lives and will mainly working from home in the London/Surrey/Hampshire/Berkshire area. You will need to travel and work within client teams, as required.

The Position

As a Technical & CAD Designer, you will be responsible for:

  • Producing bespoke technical detail drawings for projects using AutoCAD
  • Updating and creating standard details
  • Supporting, understanding and advising architects & main contractor clients during the design process using technical expertise to overcome design issues
  • Ensuring compliance with current legislation, standards and codes of practice where appropriate
  • Ensuring design information is of the right quality and keeps pace with required timescales
  • Working within our Key Accounts team and with Area Technical Managers to deliver an exceptional level of service & support
  • Liaising with subcontractors to ensure design drawings are reviewed accordingly

The Person

We are looking for candidates who live within a short commuting distance of London and Surrey/Berkshire. You MUST have:

  • A strong background in construction within a roofing & facades contractor or architectural practice
  • Experience in the production of general arrangement drawings & construction detail drawings in AutoCAD
  • Exceptional IT skills including all Microsoft packages
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Exemplary attention to detail
  • Full current driving license

In return, we offer you a competitive salary & benefits package including pension with a company car / allowance, 25 days holiday; and private healthcare. You will join a well-established and very successful team who are all based from home and will help you to flourish in your new role!

Field Technician (Liquid Applied Membranes)

8996BR

North West

Full

TBA

28th Feb 2021

Our Applications Team for Liquid Applied Roofing Membranes has an exciting open position for a Field Technician. This is a field based role to cover the North West Regions and immediate surrounding areas.

This role offers a fantastic opportunity to support the application of our products within the roofing sector. Sika Field Technicians are specialists in providing technical support for our liquid membrane systems and their application. This is a key role in supporting the Roofing Target market and its future success and growth within the UK.

In the UK, Sika have offices in Welwyn Garden City, Preston, and Leeds that you will visit from time to time for training, meetings, and customer events.

Sika manufacture and develop a range of quality, industrial and commercial solutions for the construction sector.

Our Field Technicians impart technical and system knowledge about liquid membranes, supporting the roll-out activities of liquid membranes and assist in securing and further developing best practice for the application technology for liquid membranes. They are fully knowledgeable in the choice and efficiency offered by the Sika product range with the aim to achieve support through excellent customer service and care within liquid applied roofing sector.

ACTIVITIES
Conduct and submit site investigation reports through to line manager following an inspection with Contractor/ general field site visit.
Ensure and maintain vehicle stocks for all tools and equipment needed for site visits.
Ensure & provide regular communication, both verbally and written, with the following : National Application Field Manager, Head of Applications, Field Technicians, Applications Training Department and Administrator, Sales Force, Technical Services, SOP, Office Staff, R&D.
Establish and maintain effective communication with internal and external contacts and liaise frequently with the office to ensure that QA contractor ID cards are kept up to date.
Provide support and training for the following: QA Contractors, Trained Contractors working towards QA status, Specialist Contractors, Field Technicians, Training Team, ATM support, Internal staff, Clients, Research & Development and claims analysis.
Support roll out activities of Liquid Membranes, usually organised by the Marketing Product Management Function. Assist in promoting new business ideas, trials, product development, product trial work in conjunction with the Application function.
To comply with all policy and procedures of the company and to help grow the product range and help product development.
Keep up to date with LPL Product range and application techniques and those of competitors within the Liquid Applied Roofing Membrane market place.
Provide weekly movements through the Sika data base; submit expenses and mileage on a monthly basis along with receipts in line with company policy.
Keep up-to-date with the competition and your own professional and personal development.

WORKING HOURS: Field-based, 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday

We Need Your Skills

To be successful in this role, we are looking for someone who:
Has at least 5 years’ experience of practical roofing application and installation with experience of practical liquid membrane application and installation and practical experience of felt, SPM or other areas within the roofing sector
Recognises interpersonal dynamics and their effect on building and maintaining relationships
Leads by example and works with the Applications Team and all other support functions
Excellent communicator
Proficient report writer with the ability to deliver practical demonstration
Looks to solve problems and find solutions
Is self-motivated, resilient, and self-reliant
Can build strong relationships with different kinds of people

SHEQ Manager

N/A

National

Full

TBA

1st Mar 2021

We are excited to be able to offer a fantastic opportunity to join our team and play a key role in the growth and development of our business.

StructureCare are part of the CPG Europe family www.cpg-europe.com which includes other well-known brands including Tremco, Flowcrete, Illbruck, Nullifire, Vandex and Dryvit. StructureCare are CPG’s Specialist in-house contractor who provide specialist contracting activities, focussed on the Repair, Maintenance, Protection and Weatherproofing of Buildings and Structures, using Tremco CPG Products and Systems.

This opportunity offers significant potential for growth working as part of a dynamic and driven team, working primarily with Tremco CPG systems, but also having access to the wider portfolio of RPM International businesses, products, systems, people and support.

The Person – To be successful in the role we are looking for a person who:

– Has proven knowledge and a track record in construction (experience in Roofing would be beneficial but not essential).
– Can demonstrate experience and competence having built and maintained systems for ISO qualifications and other relevant standards.
– Can evidence successful direct interface with Regulatory bodies e.g. Environment Agency, Health & Safety Executive etc.
– Can demonstrate responsibility to Senior Management for ISO/HSE/QA matters

Duties and Responsibilities – will include:

– Understand the Group and Company Safety, Health, Environmental and Quality Policies and Procedures and statutory requirements as they affect the business operations; and ensure that the requirements are implemented, monitored, and improved.
– Provide operational and functional management with advice on the prevention of accidents, ill health, environmental incidents, and the practical implementation of the company’s SHE policies.
– Provide operational and functional management with advice for obtaining legal consents, licences, and exemptions such as discharge consents, abstraction licences and waste management licences.
– Direct and Assist the business in preparing and developing the Contract Documents to ensure the safe and controlled delivery of projects; incorporating Construction Phase Plan, Method Statements and Risk Management documents and processes; and coordinate reviews.
– Undertake site SHEQ inspections / advisory visits as directed by the needs of the business, and in support of ensuring the safe undertaking of our operations nationally.
– Attend Client meets as required and assist the Contract Delivery Teams in the safe and compliant delivery of Contracts nationally.
– Develop and Manage the monitoring and reporting of Project SHEQ Performance as directed.
– Assist in the investigation of accidents, incidents, dangerous occurrences, near misses and other incidents as required.
– Manage and improve quality standards and records, capturing overseeing nonconformances, improvements and continuous improvement as required.
– Assist in the preparation and implementation of SHEQ training courses, as directed.
– Actively promote the company SHEQ campaigns in addition to the implementation of best practice principles across the business, to include stakeholders such as the supply chain.
– Set standards and lead by example in the management of SHEQ.
– Maintain own level of knowledge and competency in relation to SHE management and responsibilities including appropriate qualification and professional.
– Obtain and Manage Training Matrix and Competency cards in line with company Competence Card Compliance policy, e.g. CSCS / CCNSG.
– Assist with Pre-Qualification Questionnaires and Tenders
– Manage and Maintain Third Party Accreditations including Constructionline, Safe Contractor, Builders Profile and the like.  Work with the wider CPG Europe SHEQ Team to ensure that we are aligned with Group Policies and Protocol.
Personal Characteristics – to succeed will include:

– Must be motivated and driven to succeed.
– Must be professional, confident, articulate, knowledgeable and willing to impart your knowledge.
– Be able to influence, educate, and promote best practice.
– Support and encourage the growth and development of others.
– Be able to present ideas and collaborate with others to provide solutions.
– Possess the ability to build strong relationships with different people.
– Be self-motivated, reliable, and buoyant. Be a team player.

Equal Opportunities

The Company is committed to the principle of equal opportunities and is opposed to any form of unfair discrimination on the grounds of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, sex or marital status, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief. Candidates will be chosen on the basis of their ability and suitability for the role.

Application Process

To make an application, please submit a CV to UK.Recruitment@cpg-europe.com

Technical Sales Manager Roofing

N/A

National

Full

TBA

1st Mar 2021

We are excited to be able to offer a fantastic opportunity to join our team and play a key role in the growth and development of our business in the Liquid Applied Roofing market.

StructureCare are part of the CPG Europe family www.cpg-europe.com which includes other well-known brands including Tremco, Flowcrete, Illbruck, Nullifire, Vandex and Dryvit. StructureCare are CPG’s Specialist in-house contractor who provide specialist contracting activities, focussed on the Repair, Maintenance, Protection and Weatherproofing of Buildings and Structures, using Tremco CPG Products and Systems.

This opportunity offers significant potential for growth working as part of a dynamic and driven team, working primarily with Tremco CPG systems, but also having access to the wider portfolio of RPM International businesses, products, systems, people and support.

The Person – To be successful in the role we are looking for a person who:

– Has a passion for Liquid Roofing and Waterproofing, as well as proven knowledge and a track record in the UK Roofing market.
– Has a well-founded level of knowledge of the Liquid Roofing and Waterproofing market sector, and have existing relationships with customers, systems, contractors, and influencers.
– Can demonstrate experience and competence having worked for a Roofing Contractor or Manufacturer, having worked in a Specialist Roofing Technical Sales role with hands-on experience.
– Has a sound technical understanding of roofing, but also be willing to learn new products and systems.
– Can demonstrate experience in conducting site surveys and knowledge to create specifications for roofing projects.

Duties and Responsibilities – will include:

– To understand the market, creating leads and customer driven opportunities, driving for growth with the full support of the business.
– Build relationships with our existing customers; leveraging well-founded relationships to add value and depth, as well as generating new relationships and creating new business opportunities.
– To support and collaborate with the wider team to improve what we do through new market or product opportunities.
– With a specific focus on Roofing Refurbishment work with Architects, Clients, Building Surveyors and Technical Experts to undertake Site Inspections, provide Solutions and create Repair Specifications.
– Collaborate with the Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance business in the US, work to understand and embrace their products and systems and bring their success to the UK market.
– Work with the Technical Sales Team to provide key information during the compilation of Tenders and Pricing leading to securing and the delivery of work on site by our own teams or approved supply chain partners.
– Provide support and collaborate with the wider team to ensure best practice, embracing our ‘right first time’ initiative.
– Create and deliver presentations and CPD’s to our valued customers to drive engagement and enhance visibility of what we do.
– To provide sales reporting and encourage the use of our SalesForce CRM.
– Must be IT literate and possess fundamental skills to be able to use MS365, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Personal Characteristics – to succeed will include:

– Must be motivated and driven to succeed, plus the ability to create, develop and lead a specialist team.
– Must be professional, confident, articulate, knowledgeable and willing to impart your knowledge.
– Be able to influence, educate, and promote best practice.
– Support and encourage the growth and development of others.
– Be able to present ideas and collaborate with others to provide solutions.
– Combine technical and selling skills with communication and presentation skills.
– Possess the ability to build strong relationships with different kinds of people.
– Be self-motivated, reliable, and buoyant. Be a team player.

Equal Opportunities

The Company is committed to the principle of equal opportunities and is opposed to any form of unfair discrimination on the grounds of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, sex or marital status, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief. Candidates will be chosen on the basis of their ability and suitability for the role.

Application Process

To make an application, please submit a CV to UK.Recruitment@cpg-europe.com

Product & Specification Manager

N/A

National

Full

TBA

1st Mar 2021

We are excited to be able to offer a fantastic opportunity to join our team and play a key role in the growth and development of our business.

StructureCare are part of the CPG Europe family www.cpg-europe.com which includes other well-known brands including Tremco, Flowcrete, Illbruck, Nullifire, Vandex and Dryvit. StructureCare are CPG’s Specialist in-house contractor who provide specialist contracting activities, focussed on the Repair, Maintenance, Protection and Weatherproofing of Buildings and Structures, using Tremco CPG Products and Systems.

This opportunity offers significant potential for growth working as part of a dynamic and driven team, working primarily with Tremco CPG systems, but also having access to the wider portfolio of RPM International businesses, products, systems, people and support.

The Person – To be successful in the role we are looking for a person who:

– Has a passion for Liquid Roofing and Waterproofing, as well as proven knowledge and a track record in the UK industry.
– Has a well-founded level of knowledge of the Liquid Roofing and Waterproofing market sector, and have existing relationships with customers, systems, contractors, and influencers.
– Can demonstrate experience and competence having worked in a similar role as a Product or Technical Specification Manager.
– Has a sound technical understanding of known products and systems, but also be willing to learn and develop new systems or variants.
– Has experience in the development of products and systems, plus certification of the same through BBA or similar.
– Has experience in the creation of Specifications through NBS, BIM or other means.

Duties and Responsibilities – will include:

– To collaborate with the business to understand current products and systems, while also working in close collaboration with the Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance business in the US, work to understand and embrace their products and systems and bring their success to the UK market.
– Provide support and collaborate with the business to improve what we do, driven by customer needs and market opportunities.
– Through collaboration internally and externally create and develop specifications, working with Architects, Clients, Building Surveyors and Technical Experts to create opportunity for the business.
– Gather market intelligence to identify growth opportunities for the business, investigating and reporting on market trends, customer needs and competitor activity.
– Develop strategies for products and systems to support opportunities in the market, using such as NBS and BIM.
– Plan, achieve and maintain testing and compliance for our products to ensure that we remain informed and ahead of industry or regulative changes.
– Provide support and training in relation to our products and systems.
– Plan, organise and control product development from conceptual stage through product life cycle to optimise profit, and meet marketing, financial, and corporate growth objectives.
– Provide support and collaborate with the wider team to ensure best practice, embracing our ‘right first time’ initiative.

Personal Characteristics – to succeed will include:

– Must be motivated and driven to succeed, plus the ability to create, develop and lead a specialist team.
– Must be professional, confident, articulate, knowledgeable and willing to impart your knowledge.
– Be able to influence, educate, and promote best practice.
– Support and encourage the growth and development of others.
– Be able to present ideas and collaborate with others to provide solutions.
– Combine technical and selling skills with communication and presentation skills.
– Possess the ability to build strong relationships with different kinds of people.
– Be self-motivated, reliable, and buoyant. Be a team player.

Equal Opportunities

The Company is committed to the principle of equal opportunities and is opposed to any form of unfair discrimination on the grounds of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, sex or marital status, disability, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief. Candidates will be chosen on the basis of their ability and suitability for the role.

Application Process

To make an application, please submit a CV to UK.Recruitment@cpg-europe.com

Technical Support Executive

LRSTECHINTERNAL

SY13 2BN

Full Time

TBA

5th Apr 2021

The Role

The ideal candidate should be within commuting distance of our head office in Prees Green, Shropshire, SY13 2BN. The role requires a technically minded individual with experience within the roofing industry to be able to competently answer questions predominantly relating to flat and industrial roofing requirements.
The role will mainly involve taking enquiries from our existing and new customer base including merchants, contractors, specifiers and architects.

Additionally, sending and replying to emails, creating specifications from templates when needed.
The role will also demand an ability to take on responsibilities including materials testing / research & development, organization of required paperwork for products and any other additional works when required.
Further requirements of this role are to be at the forefront of the businesses’ technical requirements of certifications and product legislations.

This opportunity has presented itself due to the continual growth of the company.

The Company

LRS are an independently owned Manufacture and Supplier focused solely on the Liquid Applied Roofing market, specializing in accredited Cold Applied Seamless Waterproofing Systems for both new and refurbishment roofs.
Firmly established in the fast-growing roofing liquid market, with a rapidly expanding customer base, and a constant pipeline of new product ranges LRS are well placed to grow significantly over the coming years.

Key objectives of the role

• Excellent customer services skills
• Technically experience in Roofing, preferably Flat Roofing (although not essential)
• Show initiative
• Standards of high-quality work
• Good liaison skills
• Very well organized
• Approachable
• Offer practical advice of a technical nature to uphold the company’s reputation for technical excellence
• Monitor, Track and Engage projects using CRM
• Overseeing certification and product legislation requirements

Requirements

• Basic knowledge around a PC, ability to navigate emails and Microsoft Software
• Ability to develop good relationships with Contractors and Merchants
• A very good grasp of digital mediums, including, CRM, Outlook and Mobile applications.
• Ability to present realize solutions and act upon them competently

Salary
• Negotiable depending upon experience
• Bonus Scheme available
• Pension available

Hours of work
• Monday – Friday 9.00am-5.00pm NO WEEKENDS

01948 841 877
enquiries@lrs-systems.co.uk