Careers

We have a range of exciting opportunities and are always seeking talented and motivated individuals to join our team, where we value our people as much as the work that we do. We have a strong set of Company values, which are central to how we recruit, motivate, retain and develop our employees, and we are keen that our staff demonstrate and promote these values in all aspects of their work.

Our belief is that by developing our people we enable them to reach their potential, which in turn, helps achieve our overall business objectives and creates the behaviours we want to see demonstrated within the business. Barhale has an in-house training centre which caters for the training needs of all Barhale employees.

We offer competitive remuneration packages for our staff roles, including a Company car or cash allowance for roles which require business travel, standard benefits including company pension contribution, private medical cover, permanent health cover and life assurance along with the option to select from a number of other flexible benefits to suit individual lifestyles.

If you wish to apply for any of the following roles, please see the ‘How to Apply’ section within the role description. For any other enquires, please email careers@barhale.co.uk.


Mobile Plant Fitter

  • Location: South East Region
  • Status: Permanent
  • Vacancy ID: BC2888

As a Mobile Plant Fitter for BCS Group you will be responsible for the service, maintenance and repair of company assets within our hire fleet. Working independently you will be expected to manage your time and workload remotely. You role will require daily travel to customer locations to carry out servicing, maintenance and repair of various plant equipment. You will also be expected to attend breakdowns, carry out scheduled services, capturing machine damage, and keep accurate and comprehensive equipment maintenance records at all times. Communicating effectively is a key part of this role, ensuring that your line manager and customers are kept informed as required.

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    Mobile Plant Fitter

    • Location: Eastern Region
    • Status: Permanent
    • Vacancy ID: BC2889

    As a Mobile Plant Fitter for BCS Group you will be responsible for the service, maintenance and repair of company assets within our hire fleet. Working independently you will be expected to manage your time and workload remotely. You role will require daily travel to customer locations to carry out servicing, maintenance and repair of various plant equipment. You will also be expected to attend breakdowns, carry out scheduled services, capturing machine damage, and keep accurate and comprehensive equipment maintenance records at all times. Communicating effectively is a key part of this role, ensuring that your line manager and customers are kept informed as required.

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      Plant Fitter

      • Location: Walsall
      • Status: Permanent
      • Vacancy ID: BC2887

      As a Plant Fitter for BCS Group you're ultimately responsible for the service, maintenance and repair of company assets at our depot in Walsall. The role will also require you to travel to customer locations, attend breakdowns, carry out scheduled services, capture machine damage, and keep accurate and comprehensive equipment maintenance records at all times. Communicating effectively is a key part of this role, ensuring that your line manager and customers are kept informed as required. You will be a safety conscious and hardworking member of the team with experience of working on general construction plant equipment.

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        Site Manager

        • Location: Ruthamford
        • Status: Permanent
        • Vacancy ID: WC1365

        A great opportunity has presented itself for a Site Manager to join the Barhale team working within the Anglian Water IOS (Integrated Operation Solutions) Alliance. As our new Site Manager, you will be expected to carry out the implementation and monitoring of health, safety, quality and performance standards and ensuring all work meets required water industry regulations and Anglian Water approved standards, including POSWSH.

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          Business Development Manager

          • Location: Walsall with travel to St Albans
          • Status: Permanent
          • Vacancy ID: WC1347

          The purpose of this role is to work with the Business Development Director, Regional Directors and Managers and other members of the operational and business development team in the generation and management of a sustainable pipeline of work that reflects the current and anticipated business strategy and regional business plans. This will be achieved through working with the market research team and interpreting their data and following through with client engagement and relationship management, key account management, engagement with key stakeholders and potential partner organisations with subsequent action plans to convert opportunities into tenders for the proposals team. The business development manager will expand on their existing network of contacts to sustainably grow the Barhale business in line with sector/geographical targets.

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            Quantity Surveyor

            • Location: St Albans, Hertfordshire & Ruislip
            • Status: Permanent
            • Vacancy ID: WC1357

            Barhale is looking for a Quantity Surveyor who will provide commercial support to project teams, maintaining commercial information and ensuring compliance with contractual requirements and the Company’s ‘Three Pillar’ objectives.
            You will liaise with customer representatives and other third parties on commercial issues including agreement of variations, claims and any additional payments.

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              Senior Planner

              • Location: St Albans, Hertfordshire
              • Status: Permanent
              • Vacancy ID: WC1363

              As we look to increase our efficiency whilst outperforming against project and customer expectations, it is essential we plan in the most innovative, robust and accurate fashion.

              With this in mind, we are looking for a Senior Planner who is a driven individual with a can-do attitude who will be a key member of a wholly collaborative team and will use their experience, enthusiasm and skills to help the team drive efficiency and outperformance.

              This is an opportunity for an experienced planner to join the team and play a key role in the delivery of high profile projects within the civil engineering sector.

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                Design Engineer

                • Location: London
                • Status: Permanent
                • Vacancy ID: WC1352

                Barhale is looking for a Design Engineer to join the team based in London. The purpose of this role is to carry out detailed structural design and checking of temporary works and minor permanent works for civil engineering and to provide technical support to assist with operational activities.

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                  Project Quantity Surveyor

                  • Location: Peterborough
                  • Status: Permanent
                  • Vacancy ID: WC1355

                  Barhale is looking for a Project Quantity Surveyor, you will provide commercial management for the PRV programme.
                  This is your opportunity to join Anglian Water IOS (Integrated Operational Solutions) to enhance your valuable skills and experience, whilst being part of a company dedicated to building a sustainable future. Water is essential to life, to people and the environment – develop your career with us and help us in securing the future water supply for our region.

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                    Project Engineer

                    • Location: Peterborough
                    • Status: Permanent
                    • Vacancy ID: WC1353

                    Barhale is looking for a Constructability Engineer to join the team, working as part of the Delivery Team under the Design Manager to deliver a parcel of Pressure Reducing Valves (PRV) projects.
                    The role will involve enabling projects to be delivered with respect to technical specifications, client needs and the needs and regulations of other stakeholders
                    This is your opportunity to join Anglian Water IOS (Integrated Operational Solutions) to enhance your valuable skills and experience, whilst being part of a company dedicated to building a sustainable future. Water is essential to life, to people and to the environment – develop your career with us and help us in securing the future water supply for our region.

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                      Operations Manager

                      • Location: Peterborough
                      • Status: Permanent
                      • Vacancy ID: WC1354

                      This is your opportunity to join Anglian Water IOS (Integrated Operational Solutions) to enhance your valuable skills and experience, whilst being part of a company dedicated to building a sustainable future. Water is essential to life, to people and the environment – develop your career with us and help us in securing the future water supply for our region.

                      Working as part of the Delivery Team under the Programme Manager. The Operations Manager will lead on the management of quality, cost and timely delivery of all construction activity carried out on-site through the management of Site Managers and labour resource.

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                        Senior Quantity Surveyor

                        • Location: London/St Albans
                        • Status: Permanent
                        • Vacancy ID: WC1334

                        We are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our growing commercial team, based from our St Albans office with travel to sites across London.
                        You should have experience of working for a contractor, water experience and be able to deal with large amounts of data for open book forms of contract.
                        You will be required to provide commercial support to the project team, maintaining commercial information and ensuring compliance with contractual requirements and ensure that the Company’s ‘Three Pillar’ objectives are achieved. Liaise with customer representatives and other third parties on commercial issues including agreement of variations, claims and any additional payments.

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                          Senior Quantity Surveyor

                          • Location: London
                          • Status: Permanent
                          • Vacancy ID: WC1349

                          Due to continued growth plans, we are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our Southern Division working on projects in and around the London area.
                          You will be required to provide commercial support to the project team, maintaining commercial information and ensuring compliance with contractual requirements and ensure that the Company’s ‘Three Pillar’ objectives are achieved. They will liaise with customer representatives and other third parties on commercial issues including agreement of variations, claims and any additional payments.
                          Essential for this role - NEC3 or 4 contract experience

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                            Commercial/Industrial Electrician

                            • Location: London and across Thames Valley
                            • Status: Permanent
                            • Vacancy ID: BC2818

                            Barhale is looking for a Commercial/Industrial Electrician to work as part of a newly developing team working in London and across the Thames Valley, typical works involve the setup, installation and testing of power supplies to construction site setups and installation of power and control circuit on small to medium value projects for Barhale’s clients, such as Thames Water.
                            This an excellent opportunity to form part of a new electrical team being formed within an already successful and ever-expanding civil engineering business.

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                              General Foreman (Rail)

                              • Location: London
                              • Status: Permanent
                              • Vacancy ID: WC1332

                              We are recruiting for an experienced General Foreman who has worked within the Rail sector.
                              As our new General Foreman, you will ensure the delivery of projects safely, on time, within budget and snag-free.
                              The post-holder will be responsible for scheduling, coordinating and supervising the work of all site operatives.
                              It is essential you should have, PTS (Personal Track Safety) Valid with recent experience.
                              SWL1 (Or SWL2) Safe work leader qualification with experience of managing possession works within station environment.

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                                Document Controller

                                • Location: London
                                • Status: Permanent
                                • Vacancy ID: WC1340

                                We are looking to recruit a Document Controller for a large project in London, you will be responsible for managing the day to day throughput of designs, drawings and information from external designers for internal review and onward transmittal to the client and site teams.
                                Maintaining document control logs, recording all correspondence and maintaining a database of key submission dates.
                                Drawing, printing and preparation of document submission packs. Assisting the Engineering Manager with design approvals and technical standards review, including maintenance of quality and project documentation.
                                With experience in Document Control Management using EDMS systems such as eB, ProjectWise and Sharepoint.

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                                  3.5 Tonne Driver

                                  • Location: Walsall
                                  • Status: Permanent
                                  • Vacancy ID: BC2808

                                  BCS Group are recruiting for an experienced driver to work on a full-time basis Monday to Friday. As the new driver you will complete daily deliveries and collections of various equipment to customers across the UK with early starts required. You will work alongside the operations team to ensure all orders are loaded as instructed by the daily schedules issued. Key responsibilities will include maintaining a high standard of driving and to ensure the company assets are checked daily and defects are reported as per company procedures.

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                                    Yard Operative

                                    • Location: Walsall
                                    • Status: Permanent
                                    • Vacancy ID: BC2791

                                    The Yard Operative is responsible for the efficient running of the plant yard, whilst maintaining the highest standard at all times. You will be working as part of the depot operations team and providing full operational support to all areas of the business as required. Ensuring that the duties such as booking in and out of equipment for hire, and equipment returned is assessed accurately. To load and unload vehicles and receive goods into the depot safely and securely, whilst ensuring all systems and documentation is accurately completed at all times

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                                      Project Manager

                                      • Location: Walsall
                                      • Status: Permanent
                                      • Vacancy ID: WC1326

                                      Due to business growth we are looking for a Project Manager who will deliver multiple ongoing projects, to the specified quality, the required programme and to the maximum commercial performance. The role also involves working closely with the estimating department, site delivery teams and surveyors to ensure that projects are completed in a safe manner, whilst ensuring customer requirements and expectations are always maintained or exceeded. This role will be covering our Northern region.

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                                        Resource Business Partner

                                        • Location: Walsall
                                        • Status: Permanent
                                        • Vacancy ID: WC1303

                                        Due to continued growth we are looking for an Internal Recruiter to join our team working from our Walsall office. You will work collaboratively with stakeholders to meet regional and departmental resourcing demands whilst providing a reliable and confident customer service and to ensure an excellent candidate experience that aligns with our Source, Train and Retain Strategy.

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                                          Fabricator/Welder

                                          • Location: Walsall
                                          • Status: Permanent
                                          • Vacancy ID: BC2677

                                          Due to continued expansion and growth, we are looking for a Fabricator/Welder to join the team. You will be responsible for the manufacture of medium to heavy, temporary and permanent fabricated structures. Working from drawings supplied by the office team and working to company process, you will complete audits as requested and contribute to the annual stock check. Collaborating as part of the fabrications team, you will provide full operational support to all areas of the business.

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                                            Senior Estimator

                                            • Location: Walsall
                                            • Status: Permanent
                                            • Vacancy ID: WC1175

                                            Due to our continued growth plans we are looking for a Senior Estimator to join our head office in Walsall. As our Senior Estimator you will lead on estimates for engineering works in accordance with estimating systems and procedures, working with other members of tender teams to develop effective client solutions. Experience in water and general civils are a must, whilst knowledge of waste, rail, or the tunnelling sector would also be advantageous.

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                                              Quantity Surveyor

                                              • Location: Eastern Region
                                              • Status: Permanent
                                              • Vacancy ID: WC1276

                                              Due to continued growth we are looking to appoint a Quantity Surveyor within our Eastern team. As our new Quantity Surveyor you will provide commercial support to project teams, maintaining commercial excellence by ensuring the commercial information is communicated effectively and ensuring compliance with contractual requirements in line with the Company’s ‘Three Pillar’ objectives. You will liaise with a range of stakeholders including customer representatives and other third parties on commercial matters including commercial reports, applications for payment and claim substantiation.

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                                                Quantity Surveyor

                                                • Location: Cambridge
                                                • Status: Permanent
                                                • Vacancy ID: WC1292

                                                As our new Quantity Surveyor, you’ll act as the commercial conscious to the integrated delivery team, providing commercial support to both the delivery management and on-site delivery teams. Ensuring that operations are carried out to control costs, maximise value, minimise future liabilities and maintain the required standard of quality and safety, you’ll also oversee the full compliance with the @one Alliance and Anglian Water governance procedures on a consistent basis.

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                                                  Site Agents x 2

                                                  • Location: Peterborough
                                                  • Status: Permanent
                                                  • Vacancy ID: WC1286

                                                  Due to expansion and our continued growth plans within the Anglian Water @one Alliance we are looking for two new Site Agents to join our team. The Site Agent will be responsible for the management of the construction site in order to achieve required project delivery to the customers’ objectives, while maintaining standards of health and safety, quality, environmental impact and cost control. You will be responsible for the delivery of various projects, to the specified quality, the required programme and to the maximum commercial performance. The successful candidate will work closely with the contracts manager, engineers and surveyors to ensure that projects are completed in a safe manner whilst customer requirements and expectations are always maintained or exceeded.

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                                                    Electrical Engineer

                                                    • Location: Peterborough
                                                    • Status: Permanent
                                                    • Vacancy ID: WC1278

                                                    A strong and continued growth plan within the Anglian Water @one Alliance has meant we are looking for a number of Electrical Engineers to join us on our AMP7 journey. Working across the region on approximately 800 schemes to keep the water running, we are constantly pushing the boundaries of innovation and efficiency to dramatically change the way we work whilst satisfying our customers. Our large engineering team ensure we implement the highest standards of safe solutions across all disciplines, and to enhance the team. As a talented and driven Electrical Engineer within our diverse and inclusive engineering team, you’ll provide electrical engineering technical input to projects and the project team to an appropriate quality within project time scales. With the emphasis on safety and innovation, you’ll play a key role in our quest for engineering excellence to ensure we remain viewed as an industry-leading alliance who outperform against expectation whilst protecting the environment.

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                                                      Customer Service Apprentice

                                                      • Location: Peterborough
                                                      • Status: Permanent
                                                      • Vacancy ID: WC1285

                                                      Due to continued growth within the Anglian Water @one Alliance we are looking to support the apprenticeship programme within the Alliance. What will you be doing as our new Customer Service Apprentice? Working with our colleagues across our region, you’ll gain an understanding of how to provide first class customer service in the water industry. By working closely with the customer team and our internal and external stakeholders, you’ll be given the exposure to the tools, systems and techniques to develop into a Customer Service Coordinator following successful completion of your apprenticeship.

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                                                        Pipeline/Civil Engineer

                                                        • Location: Peterborough
                                                        • Status: Permanent
                                                        • Vacancy ID: WC1284

                                                        We are working within the Anglian Water @one Alliance AMP7 Framework and due to a continued growth plan we are looking for a Pipeline/Civil Engineer to join us on this journey. As our new Pipeline Engineer, you’ll collaborate across the alliance to assist with reviewing the mandate and preparing a scope, methodology, programme and resource estimate for implementing the design stage of the project and design support during construction. In addition, you will provide designs which are innovative and deliver value for money whilst acting as a proactive problem-solver by applying engineering principles which maintain our reputation as industry leading.

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                                                          Senior Engineer x 2

                                                          • Location: Southern Region
                                                          • Status: Permanent
                                                          • Vacancy ID: WC1224

                                                          As our new Senior Engineer you will provide site engineering duties, to a number of projects within the region, including the supervision of trainee and site engineers. The role involves establishing the level and survey control for contracts and setting out detailed works as per the contract drawings, ensuring that checks are made on a regular basis.

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                                                            Site Engineer x 2

                                                            • Location: Southern Region
                                                            • Status: Permanent
                                                            • Vacancy ID: WC1221

                                                            Our Southern region are expanding due to success on winning varied projects in and around London. We are looking to bring on board two new Site Engineers. The purpose of this role is to provide site engineering duties to a number of projects within the region. The site engineer will establish the level and survey control for contracts and set out detailed works as per the contract drawings, whilst ensuring that checks are made on a regular basis.

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                                                              Estimator

                                                              • Location: St Albans
                                                              • Status: Permanent
                                                              • Vacancy ID: WC1220

                                                              We are looking to expand and grow our Estimating team based from our St Albans office.
                                                              As our new Estimator you will undertake estimates and identify opportunity and risk during the tender process.
                                                              The role will include liaison with Bid Managers and Planners regarding the works.

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                                                                Senior Estimator

                                                                • Location: St Albans
                                                                • Status: Permanent
                                                                • Vacancy ID: WC1219

                                                                As our new Senior Estimator you will lead and estimate for our civil engineering works, working with other members of the team to develop solutions and secure sufficient work by both value and type to meet our long term objectives.

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                                                                  Civil Engineer

                                                                  • Location: Cambridge
                                                                  • Status: Permanent
                                                                  • Vacancy ID: WC1211

                                                                  AMP7 continues to grow and develop within the Anglian Water @one Alliance and as such new opportunities are created. As our new Civil Engineer, you’ll produce quality engineering deliverables to programme in order to support the Development Consent Order (DCO) process, detailed design, construction, commissioning and completion. With a focus on innovation, environmental sustainability, safety and standards, you’ll play a key part in this project!

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                                                                    Electrical Design Engineer & Electrical Appointed Person

                                                                    • Location: Cambridgeshire
                                                                    • Status: Permanent
                                                                    • Vacancy ID: WC1182

                                                                    Due to increased workload, our Eastern region are currently looking for an Electrical Design Engineer and Appointed Person to join the team. As our Electrical Design Engineer you will be involved in problem solving across the clients asset base, all aspects of LV design including control and cable calculations, the diversity of electrical assets is exceptional and every day you will have a new challenge. You will use your technical electrical knowledge, mathematical and design skills to create innovative solution to problems across this diverse range of water sector assets. Specify and design solutions for new and existing challenges, manage supply chain companies, and shape the client's future. You will also be an authorised electrical person overseeing and issuing of permits for electrical work.

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                                                                      Lead Environmental and Sustainability Advisor

                                                                      • Location: Walsall
                                                                      • Status: Permanent
                                                                      • Vacancy ID: WC1126

                                                                      We are looking to appoint a Lead Environmental and Sustainability Advisor. The role will include supporting the Head of HSEQ to set policy, standards and strategy as well as undertaking site visits and delivering support to our Environmental and Regional HSEQ Advisors, assisting them with technical environmental support, ensuring compliance with legal and company requirements. The successful applicant will act as the company champion and role model for all environmental issues within Barhale, making sure that relevant legislation is adhered to, in addition to assisting in planning, implementing, monitoring and reviewing the HSEQ strategies of Barhale and its clients.

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                                                                        We are an equal opportunities employer. We are determined that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of sex, pregnancy or maternity, gender re-assignment, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marriage or civil partnership, age, race or disability. All information will remain confidential to Barhale and will be handled in accordance with the requirements of the Data Protection Act.

                                                                        Please note that during the recruitment process we will require candidates to prove their eligibility to work in the UK status, and for roles requiring travel a full UK driving licence must be held.