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Leviat is a world leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. 

Below are details of the various open positions we have. You can either apply online here or contact the member of our HR team listed.

Leviat is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

For open positions in the USA, please click here. 

HR Business Partner

Closing date: 31/05/2021

Location: Ternat, Belgium

We are looking for (m/f) a HR Business Partner based in Ternat (Brussels), Belgium

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke.

The role

This role will support the Head of HR Europe South & Nordics. The successful candidate will bring HR business partnering and change management experience to the role.

Key tasks and responsibilities

  • Build strong relationships with line management
  • Apply strong project and change management rigor to the implementation of people initiatives
  • Manage employee relations issues that arise
  • Driving the Inclusion & Diversity agenda
  • Support the Head of HR with (cross) regional HR projects
  • Support the annual Talent Review process, annual performance management and reward cycle
  • Work closely with HR colleagues in and outside the region
  • Provide operational support to the Head of HR, working towards a more strategic HR department and enhancing efficiency by defining policies & procedures that will support management in their organisational goals
  • Lead the learning & development plan for Belgium and the region (excluding France)
  • Lead the recruitment for Belgium
  • Support the Head of HR with integration activities

Key competencies and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent by experience
  • Fluent in Dutch, French & English
  • Good knowledge of Belgian legislation – ES, IT, NL or Nordic countries’ knowledge is a plus
  • Solid experience as an HR Business Partner for both white and blue collar population
  • 5+ years relevant all round HR experience
  • Change management experience
  • Strong project management skills
  • Excellent relationship builder with strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong problem solver mentality striving for a correct balance between both employee and the company’s best interest
  • Team Player
  • Hands on
  • Can do / proactive approach
  • Resilient

We offer you a stable job, with flexible hours in a constantly growing company, work in a young and dynamic team in an international environment. As the company is constantly evolving, this offers you opportunities for development.

Interested? Apply now online or send your CV and reference letter to daisy.korthout@leviat.com

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Marketing Assistant

Closing date: 01/06/2021

Location: Ternat, Belgium

We are looking for (m/f) a Marketing Assistant based in Ternat (Brussels), Belgium. 

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke. Pursuing ambitious growth plans, Leviat offers excellent long-term career development opportunities.

The role

Under the direct responsibility of the Regional Marketing Manager (Europe South & Nordics), he/she supports the marketing department in different activities. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with excellent attention-to-detail and project-management skills, able to create good working relationships with all internal business functions / corporate levels and key external stakeholders including agencies, customers and suppliers. 

Key tasks and responsibilities

To project-manage the delivery of Leviat’s cross-channel brand and product marketing communications, from concept to execution and analysis, e.g. website content, sales/technical literature, exhibitions, advertising, Pay-Per-Click, email newsletters, blogs, PR, social media, packaging etc

Digital Marketing:

  • Update regularly our websites
  • Create, execute and follow-up email campaigns
  • Follow-up & report on our online performance (Google Analytics, dashboard Mailchimp)

Hands-on Marketing:

  • Active participation in updating different communication collaterals (brochures, technical datasheet…) in close collaboration with the product managers
  • Coordination of events and exhibitions
  • Preparation of graphic work and follow-up, employing external agencies to perform requirements outside the department’s capabilities and ensure timely and efficient supply of services to meet deadlines/internal expectations
  • Organization and management of promotional materials

He/she collaborates with the product managers and colleagues of different European countries and maintains actively and pro-actively contacts with our communication agency and graphic designer.

Key competencies and experience

  • Bachelor Marketing/Communication or proven experience
    Minimum 2 years’ experience working in a marketing communications role, co-ordinating multiple marketing activities simultaneously for a comprehensive product portfolio
  • Thorough knowledge of Office-applications
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) is a plus (or you are prepared to follow a training)
  • Strong project management skills
  • Good time management/organisation of personal workload
  • Works on own initiative, with confidence and enthusiasm
  • Works well under pressure and to deadlines
  • Communicates well at all levels of an organisation
  • Demonstrates high level of integrity
  • Well structured, strong in organization/planning and administration
  • Team player with good communication skills
  • Independent and self-reliant problem-solver
  • Show ownership and take responsibility
  • Pro-active and hands-on
  • Speak and write fluently Dutch, French and English
  • Willing to travel occasionally

We offer you a stable job, with flexible hours in a constantly growing company, work in a young and dynamic team in an international environment. As the company is constantly evolving, this offers you opportunities for development.

Interested? Apply now online or  send your CV and reference letter to daisy.korthout@leviat.com

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Commercial Graduate

Closing date: 19/05/2021

Location: Sheffield, UK

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke.

A fantastic new opportunity has arisen for a Commercial Graduate Associate (UK Masonry) to join our team.

An ambitious self starter, you will work closely with the Commercial Manager & Commercial Operations Director to provide support on a wide variety of commercial tasks and across a range of our customer groups.

Working with a variety of people across both commercial and operational functions, tasks will include:

  • Assist with market analysis.
  • Using relevant sources of information to assist with directing the activities of the sales teams.
  • Assist with the management of customer data requests.
  • Assist with the management of price lists.
  • Taking an active part in Commercial Excellence Improvement projects.
  • Assisting with commercial and cross functional projects.
  • Other tasks relevant to the role where deemed appropriate.

Candidate Requirements:

  • 3 A Levels.
  • Degree qualified, ideally in a Business related degree.
  • High degree of commercial awareness and analytical thinker.
  • UK driving licence.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Accurate with good attention to detail.
  • Exceptional organisational skills and the ability to prioritise work effectively.
  • Customer focused but able to view situations/scenarios within a business perspective.
  • Able to work under pressure and be able to work on their own using their initiative.
  • Able to make quality informed decisions.

You will be working full time and in return we will provide you with a competitive salary and bonus scheme, the opportunity to spend time on secondment in other departments to gain an understanding of the wider business and support you with training and additional qualifications as required tailored to suit your individual needs.

Interested? Apply now online or send your CV and reference letter to recruitment.uk@leviat.com

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Design Draughtsperson

Closing date: 19/05/2021

Location: Sheffield, UK

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke.

Order Fulfilment

  • Progress the customers order from technical enquiries through to delivery and settlement of account
  • Correspond with customer to request information, communicate problems or notify them of key events.
  • Ensure all team communications with customers are commercially appropriate, clear and informative.
  • Attend site meetings when required to acquire design and program information or resolve problems.
  • Maintain the project file and quality documentation to a high standard
  • Ensure all necessary calculations are carried out.
  • Ensure all necessary drawings are produced and that our designs are illustrated to a good standard.
  • Issue designs and drawings for approval.
  • Co-ordinate approvals and customers instructions to manufacture.
  • Prepare clear and accurate manufacturing drawings and schedules for order processing.
  • Maximise commercial opportunities whilst taking into account pricing issues affecting the customer / project.
  • Resolve manufacturing and delivery issues with production. Provide information to customer as necessary.
  • Resolve credit queries as soon as possible. Liaise with accounts and customers as necessary

Managing Resources

  • Utilise the available resources ensuring quality whilst maximising efficiency.
  • Assess skill requirements and urgency of incoming tasks and prioritise in consultation with the OFU Team Manager and Project Manager.
  • Provide training and support to other team members
  • Liaise closely with OFU Team Manager and Project Manager at all times ensuring information regarding projects, customers or team members is communicated. Ensure any developing service or quality issues are reported as a matter of urgency.

Flexibility

  • Ensure the company is flexible in its approach to utilising skill and knowledge in order to benefit the business when the need arises
  • Where you posses the relevant skills and knowledge, or following suitable training, be flexible enough to perform any other reasonable duties in order to support the business.

Health & Safety

  • Ensure compliance with all personal obligations under Health & Safety legislation and to adhere to Company H&S policies and procedures, whilst working within and striving to improve the Safety Audit.
  • Abide by site H&S policies and procedures, with special consideration for safe systems of work and practices
  • Comply with all safe working procedures, practices, rules, regulations and instructions given by supervision/management.
  • Wear protective clothing and other personal protective equipment appropriate for the task.
  • Maintain good housekeeping within the OFU and across the site.
  • Report any incident or any unsafe situation immediately to the first line supervisor or site manager.
  • Maintain a clean and tidy workplace.

Education

Essential - HNC or equivalent qualification in a building or construction related subject
Desirable - Degree qualification in a building or construction related subject

Experience

Essential - Having worked with a construction related design office environment
Desirable - Working knowledge of Ancon products and how they are used within the construction industry. Ideally worked as an architectural or structural technician

Skills and Knowledge

Essential

  • AutoCAD
  • Construction knowledge
  • Computer literate
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Good Telephone Manner

Desirable

  • Project Management Skills
  • Autodesk Inventor Software

Interested? Apply now online or send your CV and reference letter to recruitment.uk@leviat.com

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Sales Co-ordinator

Closing date: 19/07/2021

Location: Sheffield, UK

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke.

The purpose of this role is very customer focused, you will need to deliver excellent customer service in order to maintain and expand our customer base.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to deliver good Customer service levels
  • Ability to handle customer calls and emails in a timely manner with the ability to prioritize
  • Respond to questions and queries both internally and from our customers
  • Preparing quotations
  • Quotation follow up calls
  • Negotiating with customers to secure orders
  • Liaising with other departments

Key functional competencies and relevant experience

  • Experience in a busy sales office
  • GCSE (or equivalent) Maths and English grades A-C
  • An enthusiastic person with a can do attitude able to work on own initiative.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Methodical, organised with ability to prioritise.
  • Computer literate (Particularly Microsoft Office and Dynamics CRM)
  • Accurate with good attention to detail.
  • Able to manage and respond to multiple issues at once whilst meeting deadlines

Desirable skills and attributes:

  • Experience of working in a construction or manufacturing business.
  • Proven track record of account management and converting quotes to orders.
  • Able to read and understand drawings

Key leadership competencies

  • Drives Result
  • Cultivates innovation
  • Collaboration
  • Courage
  • Being resilient
  • Decision quality

Interested? Apply now online or send your CV and reference letter to recruitment.uk@leviat.com

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Value Analysis / Value Engineering (VAVE) Engineer

Closing date: 01/06/2021

Location: Sheffield, UK or Amsterdam, Netherlands

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke. Pursuing ambitious growth plans, Leviat offers excellent long-term career development opportunities.

Position Overview

We require an experienced Value Analysis/Value Engineering (VAVE) Engineer to work within our Global group. The individual will be responsible for the management and execution of assigned projects and, required to lead and manage cross-functional and regional teams in order to deliver cost improvement opportunities on identified projects, via systemic application of VAVE tools.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement a gated VE program globally throughout Leviat to achieve total cost improvement goals.
  • Update and Improve VE procedures and guidelines.
  • Lead internal and supplier VAVE workshops to identify cost saving opportunities and eliminate waste by using the VAVE process.
  • Ensure engagement of cross-functional and regional teams participation in the VAVE process (including Product Management, Commercial, Manufacturing, Procurement and Finance).
  • Develop and execute annual project plan to ensure VAVE year-on-year cost improvement goals are met.
  • Own overall project management for VAVE projects including development and execution of action plans, tracking of projects and reporting of benefits.
  • Work closely with suppliers to understand their manufacturing capabilities and processes to identify cost savings opportunities.
  • Conduct product teardowns and benchmark analysis of competitive products.

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or business-related discipline
VMA / CVS certified or equivalent an advantage

Competencies and Experience

  • 5+ years experience in a manufacturing/industrial environment
  • Proven track record of leading & implementing VE cost improvement projects
  • Capability to present and teach VAVE concepts to peer groups and suppliers
  • Knowledge of a wide variety of manufacturing processes & materials used throughout metal processing & fabrication industry
  • Leadership skills necessary and lead cross-functional project teams to influence
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Engineering change knowledge, Microsoft Project & Office tools
  • Excellent verbal, presentation and written communication skills

What Leviat offers you:

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Competitive secondary benefits
  • Health and wellness programs

Leviat is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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SHE Manager - Leviat South East Asia

Closing date: 30/06/2021

Location: Malaysia or Singapore

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke. Pursuing ambitious growth plans, Leviat offers excellent long-term career development opportunities.

Position Overview

The SHE managers role is to lead, develop & maintain our SHEQ accreditations and practices throughout the South East Asia region. Ensure that the company provides a safe, legally compliant and healthy work environment for all its employees and site visitors.

Ensure the site is fully compliant with CRH’s “Life Saving Rules” and that best practice approaches for safety are implemented at all site in the region

To lead Health & Safety initiatives, drive a proactive accident prevention approach, promote a positive zero accident H&S culture, use effective HSE, policies, procedures and tools throughout the entire region.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

To provide support, expert knowledge and leadership to local site management and other business stakeholders with regards to SHE topics.

Ensure all SEA sites and teams fully comply with the CRH Life Saving Rules, adopting “best practice” approaches from Australia and Europe.

Attend and represent the region on all things HSE including CRH best practice meetings.

To ensure continuing compliance with legislation and best practice across region.

Keep up to date with SHE legislation and advise impact in timely manner.

Ensure up to date SHE records are maintained and report to Leviat and CRH stakeholders on SHE KPI’s for the region.

Key Competencies and Relevant Experience

Recognized SHE qualification (min NEBOSH General Certificate or national equivalent, but with a desire to progress).

Can demonstrate a minimum 5 years experience in implementing and maintaining SHE systems in a manufacturing environment.

Excellent communication and presentation skills, personal, written and oral.

Competent in MS Office suite.

Desirable:

Knowledge of management system standards ISO9001, ISO14001 & ISO45001

Understanding of Lean processes

Experience in a fast moving customer focused manufacturing environment

What Leviat offers you:

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Competitive secondary benefits
  • Health and wellness programs

Leviat is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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Technical Specification Team Member

Closing date: 19/07/2021

Location: Sheffield, UK

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke. Pursuing ambitious growth plans, Leviat offers excellent long-term career development opportunities.

There is a new opportunity to join our technical team, which involves providing customers with technical advice on the use of Ancon products and to exploit market opportunities leading to product development and increased brand awareness. To produce safe, practical, and cost effective solutions to problems encountered by specifiers and end-users. To support the sales team and provide quotations to customers providing designs and take offs as required.

The role will involve:

  • Producing safe, practical, and cost-effective solutions to design problems posed by both Specifiers and customers.
  • Responding to both verbal and written technical enquiries with solutions using standard products, adaptations, and bespoke items.
  • Reviewing drawings, bills of quantities, and other documentation received from customers to identify the products they require, liaising with them and their design team as necessary to clarify details and / or request information.
  • Carrying out designs to determine correct products; sizes etc. and communicating any details, mark ups, assumptions, etc. to the customer then passing this information on to the Sales team to produce a quotation.
  • Identifying opportunities for new products and the improvement of existing products to reduce costs, improve, or meet new requirements.

Candidate requirements:

  • Requires a good understanding of UK construction methods and common details, particularly suited to those with experience in construction products and detailing.
  • Excellent communication skills and a positive can do attitude are of paramount importance to this customer service role.

Essential candidate requirements:

  • HNC or equivalent qualification in a building/construction related subject
  • Worked with a construction related design office environment
  • Able to understand Engineering/Technical Drawings
  • Problem solving/Organised/Methodical /AutoCAD
  • Computer literate/Microsoft Windows/Good Telephone Manner

Desirable candidate requirements:

  • Degree qualification in a building or construction related subject
  • Ideally worked as an architectural or structural technician

What Leviat offers you:

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Competitive secondary benefits
  • Health and wellness programs

Leviat is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

Interested? Apply now online or send your CV and reference letter to recruitment.uk@leviat.com

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Mechanical Maintenance Fitter

Closing date: 28/05/2021

Location: Deeside, North Wales, UK

Leviat, a CRH company, is a global leader in connecting, fixing, lifting and anchoring technology for the construction industry. Leviat’s engineered products and innovative construction solutions are used in a variety of market segments from residential to infrastructure, enabling users to build better, stronger, safer and faster. The company employs nearly 3,000 people at 60 locations globally. Leviat’s suite of trusted product brands include Ancon, HALFEN, Plaka and Meadow Burke. Pursuing ambitious growth plans, Leviat offers excellent long-term career development opportunities.

Position Overview

The main role of the job is to repair and maintain a variety of Sheet Metal Working machine tools. This includes undertaking a range of hydraulic and mechanical work required necessary to identify faults and repair issues in line with best practice and current H&S requirements. This is to ensure the works plant and equipment is maintained to the required standard to maximise availability, reliability and efficiency and to ensure the health, safety and welfare of all employees. You will be required to work in a safe, organised, tidy and efficient manner.

The hourly rate is £14.50 per hour. 

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • To maintain and repair all production machines in line with production priority
  • Work effectively in performing maintenance tasks to ensure the minimum downtime of production machinery
  • To record all maintenance activity as prescribed by the Ancon management system
  • Install new equipment as and when appropriate.
  • To perform other tasks to maintain the fabric of the building, fixtures and fittings, support equipment and install such things as barriers and racking as required.
  • Identify and source spares and necessary equipment to perform the above tasks
  • Abide by site H&S policies and procedures, with special consideration for safe systems of work and practices.
  • Implement all safe working procedures, practices, rules, regulations and instructions given by management.
  • Ensure good housekeeping is maintained within your dept and across the site.
  • Shut down equipment deemed to be in an unsafe condition, repairs so safety issues are given priority.
  • Report any incident including near misses, unsafe working practise or situations immediately to the production supervisor or site manager.
  • Conduct/co-operate in safety audits, risk assessments and safety tours.
  • Only operate machinery for which you are competent to use or have received the appropriate training or hold appropriate current licence.
  • Actively participate in continuous improvement projects aimed at improving operational efficiency and/or practices.
  • Where you possess the relevant skills and knowledge, or following suitable training, be flexible enough to perform any other reasonable duties in order to support the business.

Key Competencies and Relevant Experience

Essential Candidate Requirements

  • City and Guilds or NVQ qualification in relevant maintenance subject
  • Mechanical fitter, experienced hydraulic, pneumatics, PLC, sensors and control systems Time served apprentice as a maintenance fitter in an industrial environment
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in a maintenance environment. Self Motivated able to work under there own imitative
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to make timely decisions under pressure
  • Excellent problem solving with attention to detail and thought process techniques

Desirable Skills

  • Certificate in line supervision or team leading
  • Proven track record in maintenance supervision and planning
  • Working with 5’s and lean principles
  • Implementing high standards of H&S principles and controls.
  • Use of COSHH sheets (material safety data sheets)Excellent planning and co-ordination skills
  • Good coaching skills
  • Ability to use Auto CAD
  • Experience of H&S control systems and reporting
  • Computer literate

What Leviat offers you:

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Competitive secondary benefits
  • Health and wellness programs

Leviat is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

Apply Now