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Careers at TG Escapes

Dec 22, 2023 | Page

TG Escapes is a fast-growing business and we are on the lookout for talent to join our team. if you think you would be a good fit, please email your CV and cover letter to apply@tgescapes.co.uk.

About TG Escapes:

TG Escapes is a leading provider of eco-friendly modular buildings designed for the education, commercial, and leisure sectors. We are committed to creating sustainable, innovative, and inspiring spaces that enhance the quality of life and learning experiences. Our team is dedicated to pushing the boundaries of design and construction while prioritising environmental responsibility. Founded in 2003, we have successfully delivered over 800 projects.

Why Join TG Escapes:

· Opportunity to work on cutting-edge modular building projects that positively impact the environment and communities.
· Collaborative and innovative work culture.
· Benefits inc: Hybrid Working, TG Challenge, The Great Escape Day & 25 days Holiday
· Professional development and growth opportunities within the company
· Commitment to sustainability and eco-friendly design.

Currently Recruiting for:

Project Engineer (Structures)

Salary: £35,000 – £45,000
Location: Coventry (Hybrid)

Job Description:

We seek a talented and experienced Structural Engineer to join our dynamic team at TG Escapes. As a Structural Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in designing and developing our innovative modular buildings. You will work closely with our multidisciplinary team of architects, designers, and project managers to ensure our projects' structural integrity, safety, and sustainability.

Key Responsibilities:

· Conduct structural analysis and design calculations to ensure the structural integrity of our Timber buildings.
· Collaborate with architects and designers to develop innovative and cost-effective structural solutions.
· Perform site visits and assessments to gather necessary data and assess the existing conditions.
· Create detailed structural drawings and specifications for construction purposes.
· Ensure compliance with all relevant building codes, regulations, and industry standards.
· Collaborate with the project management team to oversee construction and provide structural guidance during the build phase.
· Review and approve structural drawings and plans produced by Graduate Engineers and Timber Frame Designers.
· Stay up-to-date with industry trends and advancements in structural engineering to bring innovative and sustainable ideas to the team.
· Participate in project meetings and communicate effectively with clients and stakeholders.
· Provide technical support and guidance to the construction team throughout the project lifecycle.

Qualifications & Experience:

· Bachelor's degree in Civil or Structural Engineering (Master's degree preferred).
· IEng or Near chartered CEng with the IStructE or ICE
· Minimum of 4 years of experience in structural engineering.
· Proficiency in structural design software such as AutoCAD, Revit, and Masterseries
· Strong knowledge of Eurocodes codes and Building regulations.

Skills:

· Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
· Effective communication and teamwork abilities.
· Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.
· Experience in the Timber or modular building industry is a plus.

If you are a passionate and experienced Structural Engineer who is excited about contributing to innovative building solutions, we encourage you to apply for this position at TG Escapes.

To apply, please submit your resume, a cover letter detailing your relevant experience, and any relevant certifications to Matt Gill at apply@tgescapes.co.uk. We look forward to welcoming a dedicated and talented Structural Engineer to our team! Please do not apply if you currently reside outside of the UK or don’t have a relevant work visa and NI Number.

Digital Content Creator and Marketing Co-ordinator

Salary £30,000- £40,000 depending on experience.
Location: Coventry (Hybrid)

We are seeking a creative and enthusiastic Content Creator & Marketing Specialist to join our team. This is an exciting career opportunity to join our forward-thinking company, that is on a progressive trajectory, having an unrivalled reputation with our client base. If you aspire to grow with us, gaining autonomy as you develop into the role, you will be rewarded accordingly, giving you the pathway to become a senior and influential leader within our business.

Initially, undertaking the role of Digital Content Creator, (creating scroll-stopping inspirational content, following our audience and business engagements on our social media platforms) you will be championed to take on more of our progressive marketing and event campaigns.

You’ll be key in driving brand awareness and visibility that drives sales and client relationships.

We are a privately owned company and a growing timber-frame construction business based in Coventry. We design and build modular, eco- friendly buildings, for both the public and private sector, with also providing a fully inclusive installation service. Prevalent in the Education Sector and exploring other commercial merging markets.

Why You'll Love Working with Us

  • Be a part of our exciting journey with the opportunity to lead diverse marketing projects and make significant contributions.
  • Work with a friendly and dynamic team, within a business that has evolved through the development of its people.
  • With our passion for sustainability, ‘People and Planet first’, be ahead of the curve with our quest to meet Net Zero targets.
  • Experience our ‘Biophilic’ design principles, by creating spaces that offer security and wellbeing, inspiring and improving educational outcomes for children.
  • Receive professional development opportunities in a forward-thinking company.

The Individual

  • The ideal candidate should be passionate about content creation and marketing, with a keen eye for detail and a flair for creativity.
  • Having completed your further education ideally (but not essential) to degree level, you will also have demonstrable experience within similar job roles.
  • Self-motivated and innovative with the ability to use your initiative to manage your own diary.
  • Demonstrate ability to work collaboratively as part of a supportive multi-disciplined team.
  • Ability to engage with a range of professional and non-professional individuals.
  • Confident in your own ability and willing to share thoughts and ideas and work collaboratory with the wider team.
  • A keen eye for detail with the ability to adapt and move with the changing SM landscape.
  • A full clean UK driving licence.

The Role & Responsibilities

  • A combination of office-based and onsite working, developing a full understanding of TG Escapes and its clients.
  • Create engaging content which reflects not only the product, but also the business, the people, the ethos, and principles.
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining a positive outward-facing image and perception of TG Escapes and the individuals within it.
  • Collaborate and engage with all departments and lead on content creation.
  • Develop and implement a social media marketing plan and content calendar.
  • Ensure marketing plan is aligned and compliments our extensive business marketing activity.
  • Management of all social media platforms – supporting wider team in online engagement.
  • Developing and executing comprehensive content strategies that align with our brand vision and resonate on social media platforms.
  • With support from our marketing partners, you will produce and edit high-quality video content, adapting to various formats from short social media clips to larger campaign pieces.
  • Managing projects end-to-end, ensuring smooth execution within timelines and budgets, and maintaining the highest standards of quality.
  • Leading social listening and engagement efforts, actively monitoring brand channels, and identifying opportunities to enhance our brand presence.
  • Staying ahead of cultural and media trends, leveraging insights to create compelling, socially-driven campaigns.

Key Skills

  • Proficient in all social media platforms and the creation of content for those.
  • Blending strategy, creativity, and project management, your role is pivotal in shaping our brand's narrative.
  • You will be adept at storytelling and quick to understand the needs of our targeted audience, with creating exceptional content that captivates and engages.
  • Demonstratable experience in tracking and monitoring social media activity.
  • Monitor, track and analyse SM performance, with the ability to report on outcomes.
  • Strong written and language skills with experience in copy-writing/editing and ability to create a story.
  • Photography and video editing skills to form part of content.

What's on Offer

  • Opportunity to join a high-calibre progressive business with a supportive team ethos. In a very fast-growing business, with a recognised brand, there is an opportunity for this person to become an invaluable member of our expanding team.
  • A competitive salary + benefits, flexible working opportunities, attractive holiday allocation, all the tools, training and support for you to advance in the business.
  • Applications in the first instance by email: Please provide a cover letter, any additional portfolios, with your application to introduce yourself and why you would be a suitable candidate for the position. This is an important requirement, and your application would benefit massively from following this step.

 

Diversity Statement

We are an equal-opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

 

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TG Escapes
Providing net-zero timber frame buildings since 2003. As a gold member of the Structural Timber Association we are fully compliant to design, manufacture and build giving us full control of the quality of all the timber components in our system.

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