Technical Business Manager - Helifix

London, HNS, GB, TW7 5BJ

Leviat EU



Job ID:  487737


Leviat unites the expertise, skills and resources of CRH’s construction accessories companies in a single global organisation.

We imagine, model and make engineered products and innovative construction solutions for a dynamic industry. We support ambitious construction partners to build better, safer, stronger and faster, and help turn awe-inspiring architectural visions into reality. By combining our strengths, we are more agile and responsive to evolving customer needs. From the build of new schools, hospitals, homes and critical infrastructure, to the repair and maintenance of heritage structures, our engineering skills and product technology are making a difference around the world.

Our engineers provide technical design assistance at every stage of a project, from initial planning to installation and beyond. Our technical support services range from simple product selection through to the development of a fully customised project-specific design solution. Our digital engineering tools include industry-leading calculation and design software and Building Information Modelling objects.

Helping to develop a more sustainable built environment is one of the biggest contributions Leviat makes to the communities in which we operate.


About the role


We are currently looking for an ambitious and enthusiastic Technical Business Manager (Helifix), based at our office in Brentford, Greater London.

The role will be ‘Hands on’ and extremely varied and is best suited to an Engineer that would like to broaden their experience into structural masonry rehabilitation, dealing with structures varying in age from 1 to 500 years old, and support the sales team within Helifix, selling market-leading Stainless Steel construction accessories.


Main responsibilities


In this role you'll:


  • Support the external team of Helifix Technical Area Managers in remedial masonry surveys and on site testing.
  • Become a senior member of the team providing Approved Installer Surveyor Training on a residential 2 day course, along with continued training / support of the contracting companies throughout their membership of the Approved Installer scheme.
  • Undertake Masonry Beam and Panel designs.
  • Prepare engineering judgment based project remedial schemes and assess the validity of schemes proposed by External Staff and Network of Approved Installers.
  • Work with the Helifix Structural Engineers to maintain the Helifix Warranty Scheme and Insurance.
  • Liaise with contracted external Consultants.
  • Deliver professional CPD Presentations to Engineers 
  • Liaise with major Main Contractors / Specifiers on the specification of Masonry Accessories. 
  • Deliver technical and sales support/training for overseas opportunities.


Experience & qualifications


To be successful in this role you'll need:


  • To have a background as a Civil / Structural Engineer, with developed technical sales/commercial engineering/contractor engineering experience.
  • An accredited degree in Civil / Structural Engineering (Possible Geotechnical/Piling degree)
  • An eagerness to learn the nuances of masonry defect diagnosis.
  • Experience in masonry repairs/piling design is desirable
  • Good presentation and communication skills.
  • To be proficient in recording and reporting information, preparing specifications and designs.
  • A current valid UK driving licence













As a multinational and multicultural organization, CRH recognizes that our diverse and talented global workforce is critical to sustaining competitive advantage and long-term success. At CRH we want to challenge all of our employees to reach their full potential and play their part in the success of our business. We place a strong focus on developing and empowering our employees to help ensure that we have the talent and capabilities we need now and in the future. We also strive to provide an attractive, rewarding and stimulating modern work environment that will engage and inspire our employees to meet the ever evolving standards and expectations of our customers. 



We offer an international workplace with a lot of opportunities, freedom and flexibility. As such, self – starters who enjoy working in a challenging environment and who can play a role in shaping our future are encouraged to join CRH. We take care of our employees and therefore offer a generous total rewards package, a diverse and inclusive culture and professional development opportunities.



Date:  12 Feb 2024

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