Month: October 2021

To strengthen QPs expanding operations locally and overseas, we are seeking to recruit a proactive PROJECT PLANNER to join our team in MALTA and GOZO.

Working at QP

When joining QP, you get the opportunity to work in a fast-moving, dynamic and challenging environment, being exposed to numerous projects, clientele, disciplines and developmental experiences. You also become part of a dynamic and diverse team that is truly pioneering construction design and engineering. With 18 different nationalities comprising our various teams, QP brings talent and opportunities together to create iconic and transformational projects in various countries such as Malta, Kiev, Brussels, Prague, Africa and more.

Inspired by creativity and driven by passion, we strive to exceed our own and clients’ expectations with excellence, innovation, integration of clients’ objectives, seamless design, engineering and management and continuous collaboration within our teams. Recruiting the best talent, we team up through our combined professional experiences to develop our teams as we continue to create some of the most unconventional spatial and design concepts, across the various cities we work in. Together, our expert and highly talented staff are involved in some of the most cutting-edge projects. We emphasise sustainability to change the built environment for future generations, combining aesthetics with practicality and well-being, while simultaneously overcoming the ever demanding challenges related to the industry in an environmentally conscious climate.

Responsibilities:

Working on a full-time basis, the chosen candidate will primarily be responsible for:

  1. Carrying out the duties of a Project Planner including but not limited to planning, scheduling, sequencing, site logistics and support of project management, and construction management;
  2. Preparing, managing and updating planning programmes and  schedules as required, using appropriate tools while tracking project milestones and deliverables, communicating as needed with the project team throughout;
  3. Ensuring full knowledge and understanding of the sequencing of work adopted in the programmes;
  4. Supporting the Senior Partner with the development and delivery of progress reports and any other reports requested, proposals, requirements documentation and presentations;
  5. Preparing explanatory drawings in Acad or other similar programmes/software;
  6. Measuring, quantifying and estimating works and production rates from drawings and records;
  7. Assisting the Project Management Team to put together monitoring schemes and updating them periodically as required;
  8. Assisting  the Project Management Team to prepare progress analysis reports on a periodic basis and as required;
  9. Assisting and being proactive in the preparation of case studies, alternative what-if scenarios and preparing related reports that may be required by the Project Management Team to demonstrate alternative courses of action that may be required to mitigate delays, identify problems and propose possible solutions;
  10. Proactively managing changes, identify potential crises, and devising contingency plans when and as necessary.
  11. Ensuring compliance with local, national and international health and safety and construction/industry regulations.
  12. Supporting and following up on QA/QC project plans and associated communications documents for the different projects;
  13. Planning and scheduling project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools while tracking project milestones and deliverables, communicating as needed with the project team throughout;

Requirements

  1. You have a bachelor’s degree in a related field, such as Construction or Project Management.
  2. You have a proven track record with several years’ experience working in a construction environment and with Project Planning delivery of complex and/or large scale projects, including residential, commercial, infrastructural, medical health-care units, luxury hotel projects etc
  3. You would preferably have an MRICS/FRICS and/or other recognised Project Management certification;
  4. You are highly cognizant and abreast with all applicable standards, legislations and practices applicable to the construction industry in Malta, having also technical and commercial acumen of infrastructural and  large scale projects;
  5. You are proficient in the use of AutoCad, Primavera and MS Project, as well as Microsoft Office. Knowledge in BIM and/or other related design systems would be considered an asset;
  6. You have exceptional written and verbal communication skills in English;
  7. You are able to work under pressure and to work closely with others in a multidisciplinary environment;
  8. You have attention to detail, influencing skills, assertiveness and the ability to understand and express technical concepts accurately with confidence and clarity;
  9. You are analytical and have a measured approach to decision-making, being able to take decisions as and when needed in the interest of efficiency;
  10. You demonstrate resilience, leadership and negotiation skills;
  11. You have excellent planning and organisation skills, a high level of integrity and you are a motivated team player demonstrating an eager and positive work ethic;

Candidates are invited to send in their detailed CV to hr@qpml.com

All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.  

QP’s team is growing, we are seeking to recruit a proactive CIVIL AND STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING DRAUGHTSPERSON to join our team in MALTA.

Working at QP

When joining QP, you get the opportunity to work in a fast-moving, dynamic and challenging environment, being exposed to numerous projects, clientele, disciplines and developmental experiences. You also become part of a dynamic and diverse team that is truly pioneering construction design and engineering. With 17 different nationalities comprising our various teams, QP brings talent and opportunities together to create iconic and transformational projects in various countries such as Malta, Kiev, Brussels, Prague, Africa and more.

Inspired by creativity and driven by passion, we strive to exceed our own and clients’ expectations with excellence, innovation, integration of clients’ objectives, seamless design, engineering and management and continuous collaboration within our teams. Recruiting the best talent, we team up through our combined professional experiences to develop our teams as we continue to create some of the most unconventional spatial and design concepts, across the various cities we work in. Together, our expert and highly talented staff are involved in some of the most cutting-edge projects. We emphasise sustainability to change the built environment for future generations, combining aesthetics with practicality and well-being, while simultaneously overcoming the ever demanding challenges related to the industry in an environmentally conscious climate.

QP Values

Passionate and Pro-active, Optimal integration of clients’ objectives, Innovative Design and Management, Excellence in Reputation, Trustworthy, Teamwork

Responsibilities

Working on a full-time basis and reporting to the Senior Partner, the chosen candidate will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Producing and assisting the team with the production of schematic and detailed technical drawings from development of concept design ideas and feasibility into detailed sketches and drawings, architectural design, civil engineering design, structural engineering design, design coordination, supervision of works and measurement;
  • Supporting the Civil and Structural Engineering team to deliver the best possible design options and solutions to customer satisfaction and in support of business goals in collaboration with senior management and stakeholders;
  • Preparing technical and drawing schedules;
  • Performing building surveys and related field work as assigned;
  • Planning and managing documentation of design work;
  • Representing the company at meetings with the client, other professionals and suppliers;
  • Ensuring project Quality Assurance confirmed with feedback from clients by promoting, utilizing, and supporting quality control throughout the lifecycle of the projects involved in, while making the necessary rectifications throughout;
  • Ensuring that all Civil and Structural Engineering aspects of the project are properly and efficiently managed and controlled;
  • Continually ensuring that practices, policies, strategy and services represent the client’s and the company’s best interests;
  • Coordinating work with other members of the project team, conferring with relevant team members to determine project details, such as plan preparation, acceptance testing, and evaluation of field conditions;
  • Inspecting project sites and evaluate contractor work to monitor process materials, ensure conformance to design specifications and applicable codes, and compliance with contract documents, reporting challenges encountered in replicating plans on site to senior staff members;
  • Assisting with the administrative and organizational aspects of Civil and Structural engineering works;
  • Developing systems and procedures to ensure that CAD and BIM systems and other systems that may be adopted by the company are used effectively;
  • Keeping abreast of latest trends and technologies in the Industry;

Requirements

  • A recognized professional qualification in this field;
  • Professional experience demonstrating a proven track record of successfully  drafting complex and/or large scale projects, while working with multi-disciplinary teams from inception to completion;
  • Highly cognizant and abreast with all applicable standards, legislations and practices applicable to the Construction industry in Malta;
  • Knowledge of hotel, commercial and residential developments would be considered an asset;
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, Autodesk, Revit, and/or related programs. Knowledge and skills related to BIM will be considered an asset;
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills in both English;
  • Ability to work under pressure, to prioritise and adapt, and to work closely with others in a multidisciplinary environment;
  • Attention to detail, analytical, influencing and negotiation skills, and the ability to understand and express technical concepts accurately with confidence and clarity;
  • Collaborative approach with the ability to maximize short-term requirements and output whilst building long-term productive relationships;
  • A measured approach to decision-making, being able to take decisions as and when needed in the interest of efficiency.

Candidates are invited to send in their detailed CV together with their accompanying portfolio to hr@qpml.com

All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.  

To strengthen QPs expanding operations locally and overseas, we are seeking to recruit a proactive CIVIL AND STRUCTURAL ENGINEER to join our team in MALTA.

Responsibilities

Working on a full-time basis and reporting to the Senior Partner, the chosen candidate will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Concept design and feasibility, structural and civil engineering design, limited architectural design, design coordination, supervision of works and certification of contractor bills;
  • Ensuring compliance with current legislation, professional Standards and Codes of Practice;
  • Proactively and efficiently managing changes in project scope, identifying potential crises, and assisting with devising contingency plans when and as necessary;
  • Ensuring that all Civil and Structural Engineering aspects of the project are properly managed and controlled;
  • Preparing recommendations for Clients’ approval;
  • Preparing and communicating technical and commercial progress reports to internal and external stakeholders;
  • Analyzing and preparing reports with the necessary calculations about loads, stresses and strains regarding structural components, element sizing and detailing of structural elements;
  • Selecting and utilizing the right materials, while considering their strength and how their inclusion may necessitate a change of structural design;
  • Examining structures and assessing their condition and advising how to improve their structural integrity;
  • Monitoring planning, scope, budgets and schedules, ensuring that services and project work are carried out within the stipulated deadlines and budgets, to the company’s standards and to contractual agreements;
  • Monitoring and optimizing safety designs, procedures, production processes, and regulatory compliance;
  • Inspecting project sites to ensure compliance with contract documents;
  • Keeping abreast of latest trends and technologies in the Industry;

Requirements

  • A recognized professional qualification in this field preferably in Civil and Structural Engineering,  Engineering or a related field;
  • Professional experience demonstrating a proven track record of successful delivery of complex and/or large scale projects, with multi-disciplinary teams from inception to completion;
  • Perit Warrant;
  • Highly cognizant and abreast with all applicable standards, legislations and practices applicable to the Construction industry in Malta;
  • Knowledge of hotel, commercial and residential developments would be considered an asset;
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office, AutoCad, and Autodesk Revit, and/or related programs. Knowledge and skills related to BIM will be considered an asset;
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills in both English;
  • Ability to work under pressure, to prioritise and adapt, and to work closely with others in a multidisciplinary environment;
  • Attention to detail, analytical, influencing and negotiation skills, and the ability to understand and express technical concepts accurately with confidence and clarity;
  • Collaborative approach with the ability to maximize short-term requirements and output whilst building long-term productive relationships;
  • A measured approach to decision-making, being able to take decisions as and when needed in the interest of efficiency;

Candidates are invited to send in their detailed CV together with their accompanying portfolio to hr@qpml.com

All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.  

To strengthen QPs expanding operations locally and overseas, we are seeking to recruit a proactive SENIOR DESIGN ARCHITECT to join our team in MALTA on a FULL-TIME basis.

Working at QP

When joining QP, you get the opportunity to work in a fast-moving, dynamic and challenging environment, being exposed to numerous projects, clientele, disciplines and developmental experiences. You also become part of a dynamic and diverse team that is truly pioneering construction design and engineering. With 18 different nationalities comprising our various teams, QP brings talent and opportunities together to create iconic and transformational projects in various countries such as Malta, Kyiv, Brussels, Prague, Africa and more.

Inspired by creativity and driven by passion, we strive to exceed our own and clients’ expectations with excellence, innovation, integration of clients’ objectives, seamless design, engineering and management and continuous collaboration within our teams. Recruiting the best talent, we team up through our combined professional experiences to develop our teams as we continue to create some of the most unconventional spatial and design concepts, across the various cities we work in. Together, our expert and highly talented staff are involved in some of the most cutting-edge projects. We emphasise sustainability to change the built environment for future generations, combining aesthetics with practicality and well-being, while simultaneously overcoming the ever-demanding challenges related to the industry in an environmentally conscious climate.

Main Objective

To assume responsibility for the conceptualisation and design creation, development and implementation of project design of varying scale; to provide design continuity and leadership throughout the entire design development lifecycle; to develop the initial design concept and coordinate with other team members to further develop design concepts through schematic design and the design development project phases; to demonstrate professionalism and sound judgment, and knowledge-sharing with, and continuous support to, the members of the team. Team building and motivation are also key. 

Responsibilities:

  • Creating, developing and implementing project design concepts, master planning and architectural design;
  • Developing project briefs, feasibility studies and design reports;
  • Establishing and maintaining ongoing, productive client relationships;
  • Determining applicable statutory requirements and codes;
  • Assuring design conformity to contractual agreements with clients;
  • Understanding and implementing processes to reduce risks and exposure;
  • Monitoring initial design through the design development and up to completion including detailing and supervision;
  • Coaching, mentoring and providing performance-enhancing feedback to team members;
  • Assuring that project needs are satisfied by effectively managing design staff to ensure efficient utilization of resources;

Requirements

  • A recognised degree in Architecture and a proven track record working in designing a variety of architectural projects including residential, commercial and hospitality. A design specialisation, an architecture license and international work experience are preferred.  
  • A chartership with a recognised institution will be considered an asset;
  • Proven management skills to lead design teams and consultants, and maintain strong client relationships;
  • Highly cognizant and abreast with all applicable standards, legislations and practices applicable to the construction industry in Malta;
  • Possess a solid understanding in local Planning Authority policies;
  • Sketching skills, project co-ordination and presentation experience and proficiency with design and presentation software (such as AutoCad, Rhino, Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Lumion etc). Revit experience would be considered an asset.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills in English;
  • Ability to anticipate project requirements and to manage multiple priorities while consistently achieving high standards and goals;
  • Ability to work under pressure and to work closely with others in a multidisciplinary environment;
  • Thorough and able to review others’ work and to coordinate multiple detailed information;
  • Proven leadership qualities and experience, motivating and inspiring others;
  • A motivated team  player demonstrating an eager and positive work ethic;
  • A valid driving license will be considered an asset.

Candidates are invited to send in their detailed CV together with their accompanying portfolio on hr@qpml.com

Qualification certificates and letters of recommendations will also be requested.

All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.