Celebrating 20 Years of Maxim Recruitment

Celebrating 20 Years of Maxim Recruitment

LinkedIn reliably informed me this morning that I have worked at Maxim Recruitment for 20 years! Here I reflect and have a look at the present and to the future.

Australia is busy!

Australia is busy!

Infrastructure in Australia is booming, where a busy construction disputes and arbitration hub is evolving. There seems to be a global shortage of good delay analysts who have made the move from traditional planning-based careers.

UK Construction Jobs and outlook for 2023

UK Construction Jobs and outlook for 2023

While the vacancies I am working on change daily, I thought it might be of interest to present some key job roles that I am currently working on and explain why they are so exciting to me and to the candidates that I will be recruiting into these roles.

Quantum Claims and Disputes Job Opportunities in the UK

Quantum Claims and Disputes Job Opportunities in the UK

The demand for quantity surveyors, cost consultants, project managers, engineers and planners to specialise within quantum and delay construction disputes appears insatiable.

Dispute Resolution in the Construction Industry

Dispute Resolution in the Construction Industry

Things do not always go according to plan on a construction project and unresolved disputes can be resolved in a number of ways including mediation, adjudication and arbitration as I will explain below.  

The Right Person for the Right Job | My Recruitment Journey So Far

The Right Person for the Right Job | My Recruitment Journey So Far

New recruit PJ discusses what he has learned so far and what is so important when you are a Recruitment Consultant and how the job as a Recruitment Consultant does not stop when a candidate is matched to a job vacancy.

The BIM Journey

The BIM Journey

Building Information Modelling (BIM) is a very broad term which describes the process of building and managing a digital model of a piece of infrastructure such as a road or tunnel, a building or a facility. Find out more...

Setting the scene for the UK Adjudicators 2022 London Adjudication & Arbitration Conference

Setting the scene for the UK Adjudicators 2022 London Adjudication & Arbitration Conference

I am excited to be attending the UK Adjudicators Conference 2022 on Thursday 27th October 2022, which will be the 5th of its kind.

The Growth of Construction Infrastructure Projects in Australia

The Growth of Construction Infrastructure Projects in Australia

In this article, we take a look at the progress of the largest, most challenging and exciting construction infrastructure projects that are currently live in Australia.

Deciphering Construction Contracts

Deciphering Construction Contracts

We discuss three forms of contract – JCT, NEC and FIDIC which are used in construction industry sectors across the world.

A day in the life of a Recruitment Consultant

A day in the life of a Recruitment Consultant

My role as a Recruitment Consultant with Maxim is varied and challenging and no day is ever the same. The objective of my role is to help construction industry jobseekers find new, exciting construction jobs with our market leading employer clients in the UK and Canada.

Professional Institutions and Organisations to be Aware of in the Construction Sector

Professional Institutions and Organisations to be Aware of in the Construction Sector

This article will look at four major institutes and organisations in the construction industry and will provide a summary of how these professional bodies operate and what they offer to construction professionals.