Careers

Hawkins Group of Companies are always keen to hear from people working in the areas of Industrial Roofing & Cladding, Stainless Steel & Mild Steel fabrication, Steel Erectors, Project & Contract Managers & Estimators. If you are looking for an opportunity to join a dynamic, forward thinking and growing company then please send in your CV via post or email to Louise Hawkins, HR Manager at louise.hawkins@hawkins-group.co.uk.

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PROJECTS ESTIMATOR

Main Purpose

To manage and co-ordinate all elements of a bid, ensuring that high quality, competitive proposals are delivered to the customer in a manner consistent with Hawkins Projects Ltd’s Management System.

Reporting To

Projects Director

Key Accountabilities

  • To prepare tenders to secure projects, in particular competitive design and build tenders for both new build and refurbishment projects.
  • Support the business unit to achieve targets.
  • Secure profitable work through competitive tendering.
  • Enhance Hawkins Projects reputation with the relevant sectors.
  • Implementing a bid strategy as directed by the Projects Director and Managing Director.
  • Supervising junior members of the estimating team when required.
  • Completing written responses to relevant tender questions submitted as part of a bid.
  • Considering the commercial attractiveness of project and report conclusions early to management.
  • Assisting in checking the design work and cost plan in developing to meet:
    Statutory obligations
    Customers’ requirements
    Best value or lowest cost, depending on the objective of the customer
    Consider alternatives and incorporate any worthy of consideration.
  • Any other duties as required by the Projects Director or Managing Director

Full Job Description

To apply please send an upto date CV to Louise Hawkins, Human Resources Manager at louise.hawkins@hawkins-group.co.uk

Hawkins Group of Companies Ltd
Unit 9a
Thorpe Way
Banbury
Oxon
OX16 4SP

PROJECTS ADMINISTRATOR

Main Purpose

To provide both clerical and administrative support to the Director of Hawkins Projects Ltd and Group Managing Director.

Reports To

Projects Director

Key Accountabilities

To provide a clerical and administrative service for Projects using a variety of software packages which will include letters, quotes and report typing, keeping diaries, taking and typing of minutes and agendas of meetings, dealing with telephone and email enquiries all within agreed time frames.

  • To support the Continuous Improvement Leader in ongoing CI projects.
  • To attend site meetings to support Project Managers.
  • To liaise with sub-contractor and customers as required and ensure efficient communication between all parties.
  • To arrange meetings/appointments and organise travel arrangements and accommodation for both visitors and Hawkins’ employees.
  • Devising and maintaining office systems and run regular reports as required by the Projects Director and Managing Director.
  • To help plan and organise any conferences, entertaining or business activity when required.
  • To support Hawkins Group business projects as and when needed.
  • To provide Hawkins Group administration including buildings, fleet and Plant management.
  • To assist colleagues across Hawkins Group and its subsidiary companies with the ongoing Quality Management System to ensure ISO 9001:2015 is achieved and maintained.
  • Any other duties as required by the Projects Director.

Full Job Description

To apply please send an upto date CV to Louise Hawkins, Human Resources Manager at louise.hawkins@hawkins-group.co.uk

Hawkins Group of Companies Ltd
Unit 9a
Thorpe Way
Banbury
Oxon
OX16 4SP

FABRICATOR/WELDER – HAWKINS STEEL

RESPONSIBLE TO: STEEL DIRECTOR

REPORTS TO: GENERAL/SPECIALIST FABRICATION SUPERVISOR

OVERALL PURPOSE OF THE JOB:

 You will be responsible for the fabrication and welding of mild steel components in accordance with approved engineering drawings.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To carry out all fabrication /welding activities as required.
  • To adhere to all Health and Safety standards.
  • To adhere to all Quality Standards including ISO 9001 and CE marking of Steel works EN 1090.
  • To operate all machinery and equipment including overhead crane in line with the company’s safe operating procedures.
  • To attend site to carry out welding procedures to support Hawkins personnel in steel erection projects as and when required.
  • Any other duties as required by the Fabrication Supervisors and Steel Director.

Specification

  • Proven fabrication and welding experience
  • Problem solving ability and a positive attitude to drive continual improvements forward
  • Excellent communication skills and a positive attitude towards work, colleagues, customers and suppliers
  • Can demonstrate attention to detail and show initiative
  • Ability to read engineering drawings
  • Flexible attitude to working hours

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To apply please send an upto date CV to Louise Hawkins, Human Resources Manager at louise.hawkins@hawkins-group.co.uk

Hawkins Group of Companies Ltd
Unit 9a
Thorpe Way
Banbury
Oxon
OX16 4SP

 

CONTRACTS MANAGER/ESTIMATOR – HAWKINS ROOFING

Hawkins Roofing is part of the Hawkins Group. We are a family run business that specialise in commercial roofing and cladding contracts. We have developed a reputation of offering turnkey solutions to a varied customer base. Our customers require us to develop specifications, consider operational constraints that they may have, and for us to deliver a commercial roofing and cladding solution on time, budget and with the emphasis on complete customer satisfaction throughout the bid and construction process.

We have a great office environment, fantastic work ethic with a fully employed workforce that have a high level of skills and knowledge to support and deliver roofing projects collectively.

We invest in training and development of individuals within the business. We expect a lot from all of our staff and we are keen to reward and progress high flying individual’s.

The Role

The role is being created due to the continued growth of Hawkins Roofing. This opportunity will enable someone to join the team and grow and progress a career as the company continues to expand over the coming years

We are looking for an exceptional individual who will be able to add real value to our business and is looking to take a lead role in driving the business forward to ensure continued development and success

Typical contract values are £30K – £250K

A high percentage of our works is in the refurbishment sector and therefore we need to take time to understand the clients’ requirements to ensure that we offer a competitive tender with well-considered solutions for their requirements.

We have a high percentage of repeat business from existing clients.

You will need to offer exceptional customer service to the clients and we will also aim to exceed expectation.

To be flexible in working hours and to work around the needs of the client and the business.

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To apply please send an upto date CV to Louise Hawkins, Human Resources Manager at louise.hawkins@hawkins-group.co.uk

Hawkins Group of Companies Ltd
Unit 9a
Thorpe Way
Banbury
Oxon
OX16 4SP

CONTRACTS MANAGER – HAWKINS PROJECTS

Hawkins Projects is part of the Hawkins Group. We are a family run business that specialise in construction project management. We have developed a reputation of offering turnkey solutions to a varied customer base. Our customers require us to develop specifications, consider operational constraints that they may have, and for us to deliver a construction solution on time, budget and with the emphasis on complete customer satisfaction throughout the bid and construction process.

We have a great office environment, fantastic work ethic with a fully employed workforce that have a high level of skills and knowledge to support and deliver construction projects collectively.

We invest in training and development of individuals within the business. We expect a lot from all of our staff and we are keen to reward and progress high flying individual’s.

The Role

The role is being created due to the continued growth of Hawkins Projects. This opportunity will enable someone to join team and grow and progress a career as the company continues to expand over the coming years

We are looking for an exceptional individual who will be able to add real value to our business and is looking to take a lead role in driving the business forward to ensure their continued development and success

Typical contract values are £100K – £1.5m

A high percentage of our works is in the refurbishment sector and therefore we need to take time to understand the clients’ requirements to ensure that we offer a competitive tender with well-considered solutions for their requirements.

We have a high percentage of repeat business from existing clients.

You will need to offer exceptional customer service to the clients and we will also aim to exceed expectation.

To be flexible in working hours and to work around the needs of the client and the business.

View Full Job Description

To apply please send an upto date CV to Louise Hawkins, Human Resources Manager at louise.hawkins@hawkins-group.co.uk

Hawkins Group of Companies Ltd
Unit 9a
Thorpe Way
Banbury
Oxon
OX16 4SP