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IT and Marketing Assistant

Salary                 A Competitive Package

Working hours    35

Closing date       31st January 2024

We are seeking an IT and Marketing Assistant to join our team and play a crucial role in supporting both our information technology and marketing. This position offers an opportunity to blend technical expertise with creative marketing skills, contributing to the success and growth of our organisation.

The position will normally be office based, but occasionally may involve some UK travel.

Responsibilities:

Information Technology:

  1. Assist the business in maintaining computer hardware, software, networking systems and company communications.

  2. Provide support to employees, addressing their IT-related inquiries and issues promptly with support from an external provider.

  3. Maintenance of company cybersecurity measures and ensure data protection.

Marketing:

  1. Work with the directors to execute marketing campaigns across various channels, such as social media, email, and content marketing.

  2. Assist in creating and curating engaging content, including blog posts, social media updates, and marketing materials.

Preferable requirements but not necessary:

  • Third level qualification in Information Technology, Marketing, Business Administration, or relevant experience

  • Experience in IT support and/or marketing-related roles will be advantageous.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and marketing automation tools is a plus.

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • A full UK driving licence at time of appointment, and a driving record acceptable to the company.

To apply please forward your CV or complete an application form; which is available on our website www.dawsonwam.co.uk & email to smoffitt@dawsonwam.co.uk

Click here  to download an application form. All completed applications should be returned to our head office in Belfast marked for the attention of the 'HR Department', or alternatively forward a CV.

DAWSON-WAM Ltd is an equal opportunities employer


SITE CIVIL ENGINEER

Salary: Very competitive package

Closing Date for Applications: 31st January 2024

We’re leading the way in providing geotechnical solutions to some of the UK and Europe’s largest infrastructure project. Come get involved.

The Project

Our civil engineering and geotechnical teams are engaged on a number of large infrastructure construction projects within the transport sector (road and rail) mainly located in Central England. These exciting opportunities secure a pipeline of work until 2026 and include the design & construction of both temporary and permanent geotechnical solutions.

What will a day in this role look like:

You will be a key member of the site team on a busy site, liaising with the main contractor and designer on items such as programme, health & safety and logistics to ensure the smooth running of all site activities

An important part of the role will be the organisation of site activities including works allocations and deliveries, and keeping regular communication with senior site management, who may not be on site full time, keeping them informed of progress on site.

You will be tasked with the compiling and completion of site paperwork including, but not limited to, RAMS, WPP, ITP, Lift Plans (If AP trained), daily task briefings and detailed site records including an engineers diary.

Of utmost importance will be ensuring that H+S standards are met on site with quality standards and the company image maintained at all times.

What are we looking for you to bring to the team:

  • 5+ years’ experience within civil construction from the contractor side on major projects
  • skills and the ability to establish effective working relationships with a variety of people at different levels both internally and externally
  • Significant engineering experience throughout, design, construction and commissioning
  • Strong commercial background

Why work for DAWSON-WAM

We provide an attractive salary package, working in a rewarding, supportive and successful team. If you trust yourself and your development, DAWSON-WAM will back your growth.

We pride ourselves in having an extremely low turnover of staff, with proven progression from student civil engineers through to company directors.


Piling Supervisors

Job Location: Throughout UK & Ireland

Salary: Confirmed at interview

Closing Date for Applications: 31st January 2024

SUMMARY: The piling supervisor is responsible for co-ordinating and supervising activities of a piling squad engaged in the installation of piling systems to ensure works are completed efficiently and safely with all proper regard given to quality and the environment in which we work.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

The following duties are not inclusive of all duties, and the incumbent performs other related duties, as required.

  • Ensure that sites are safely managed in accordance with all relevant Health and Safety requirements including implementing new procedures to reduce/remove site and environmental hazards.
  • Ensure all projects are completed on time and on budget.
  • Ensure that all plant and equipment is suitable for purpose.
  • Complete site paperwork.
  • Ensure that necessary resources are available to carry out the works.
  • Manage Subcontractors effectively to ensure they are suitable to deliver.
  • Manage operatives effectively to by motivating your team in addition to dealing with people management issues effectively.
  • Carry out operative appraisals annually.

EDUCATION:  High school or equivalent.

EXPERIENCE & SKILLS

  • 5 years minimum experience on ground engineering sites
  • supervising large piling sites
  • CSCS Gold Card / NVQ Level 3
  • SMSTS (Site Management Safety Training Scheme)
  • a sound technical knowledge of a range of geotechnical products and solutions
  • Full UK driving licence.

DESIREABLE EXPERIENCE:

  • CPCS Slinger / Signaller
  • First Aider
  • Crane Supervisor
  • IT literate, Excel, and Word, PowerPoint.

Physical Demands and Work Environment

Work is performed primarily out-of-doors involving moderate risks, discomfort, or unpleasantness such as a high level of noise; dust, grease and mud; moving vehicles or machines; cold and/or wet weather. Normal safety precautions are required; and the incumbent may wear some protective clothing and equipment such as rain gear, boots, goggles, and gloves. Work requires some physical exertion such as long periods of standing; walking over rough, uneven surfaces; and recurring bending, crouching, stooping and reaching; and occasional lifting of moderately heavy items. Work requires above average physical agility and dexterity.

WORKING CONDITIONS: Operatives are required to work outside on a construction site in any weather conditions that are deemed safe

Click here  to download an application form. All completed applications should be returned to our head office in Belfast marked for the attention of the 'HR Department', or alternatively forward a CV.

Applications can also be e-mail to smoffitt@dawsonwam.co.uk

DAWSON -WAM Ltd is an equal opportunities employer


Skilled Operatives

Job Location: Required for various locations throughout Northern Ireland

Salary: Confirmed at interview

Closing Date for Applications: 31st January 2024

We currently wish to recruit a number of Skilled Operatives to fill vacancies throughout Northern Ireland.

Examples of Duties:

The following duties are not inclusive of all duties and the operative will perform other related duties as required.

  • Performs routine grounds and building work.
  • Operates hand and power tools.
  • May operate a company vehicle.
  • Engages in a wide variety of tasks, such as assisting in the maintenance and repair of water mains and services, sewer mains and services, cleaning roadside ditches, culverts, repairing street and pavements, grounds maintenance.
  • Performs other duties as required by designated supervisors.

Qualification Guidelines:

  • Previous experience of working on a construction site is essential.
  • Ideally applicant will have the relevant CSR card.

Click here  to download an application form. All completed applications should be returned to our head office in Belfast marked for the attention of the 'HR Department', or alternatively forward a CV.

Applications can also be e-mail to smoffitt@dawsonwam.co.uk

DAWSON -WAM Ltd is an equal opportunities employer


Plant Operators

Job Location: Required for various locations throughout Northern Ireland.

Salary: Confirmed at interview

Closing Date for Applications:  31st January 2024

We currently wish to recruit a number of Plant Operators to fill vacancies throughout Northern Ireland.

Examples of Duties:

  • Plant operators control and operate 360 tracked excavators for pipe laying. 
  • Mobile plant operators may perform the following tasks:prepare machines for operation, select, change and operate special attachments; work under the direction of supervisors and engineers; load and unload equipment from low loaders and move it around work sites; service equipment by cleaning, lubricating and re-fuelling it and make minor adjustments and repairs when necessary; maintain duty of care for other users and work to occupational health and safety requirements.

Qualification Guidelines

  • Experience on 360 Tracked Excavator.
  • Possession of a valid driver’s licence at the time of appointment and a driving record acceptable to the company.
  • Candidates should hold relevant CSR card.

Click here  to download an application form. All completed applications should be returned to our head office in Belfast marked for the attention of the 'HR Department', or alternatively forward a CV.

Applications can also be e-mail to smoffitt@dawsonwam.co.uk

DAWSON -WAM Ltd is an equal opportunities employer