An opportunity to join an experienced commercial team in Glasgow, working on affordable housing developments across central Scotland

Our client, a leading global engineering firm specialising in water sector projects, is expanding its commercial team in Scotland and is seeking a Quantity Surveyor to join them in Inverness. We welcome applicants from all levels of experience, particularly those with a background in the water industry.

In light of recent successes in clean water frameworks, our client is expanding its team and actively seeking experienced Site Agents and Site Engineers to join their ranks, focusing on projects in and around Inverness. As integral members of the team, you will play pivotal roles in ensuring the safe, efficient, and timely completion of clean water infrastructure projects.

As the marketing coordinator, you will play a key role in developing and implementing marketing plans that align with our overall business goals. This role offers the chance to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, where you will have the opportunity to make a real impact on our client’s brand’s success.

Our client, a well-established and reputable Civil Engineering Main Contractor with an annual turnover of over £100 million, is seeking a motivated Health & Safety Advisor. This is a permanent role based in Glasgow, joining a growing team due to recent project successes in Scotland.

Our client, a reputable civil engineering contractor, is looking to expand their team by hiring an experienced Site Engineer on a permanent basis for projects around Central Scotland. Specialising in groundworks for housing developments, they offer a comprehensive range of services, including earthworks, drainage, piling, roads, foundations, concrete works, and plotwork.

We are seeking an experienced Senior Site Engineer on behalf of our client, a highly reputable civil engineering contractor focusing predominately on infrastructure and groundworks projects in and around Dundee, Tayside, Fife, and Edinburgh areas. Our client has an excellent reputation within the local market and secured a vast number of project wins for work for 2024 and beyond therefore are looking to expand to their Site Engineering team.

This is a busy role where you will support the team to deliver an excellent plant provision to the wider business. This would suit a proactive, process-driven person with good communication skills.

Are you a Quality Advisor seeking your next career opportunity? Our client, a highly regarded civil engineering contractor based in the West of Scotland, invites you to explore a rewarding path with them. At this reputable company, your possibilities are boundless. With an array of exciting yet challenging projects and their commitment to investing in their people, you have the chance to build a strong and fulfilling career.

On behalf of our client, a highly reputable civil engineering contractor focusing predominately on infrastructure and groundworks projects across Fife, Perth, Angus and Tayside we are eager to speak with an experience Contract Manager seeking their next career challenge. As the Contract Manager you will oversee multiple sites, ensuring seamless coordination among departments and site management teams. With a focus on meeting targets in health and safety, quality, program adherence, and cost efficiency, you’ll play a pivotal role in the success of the business in the area.

Contract Scotland are working with a premium Consultancy to find the right Senior Civil Design Engineer for their successful engineering and landscape team in Glasgow.

A great position for a Chartered or near-Chartered QS based in Glasgow or Edinburgh

A well-known and highly regarded multi-disciplinary National Engineering Consultancy are looking to appoint an experienced Senior Engineer to join their impressive Glasgow office to work on a variety of Bridges projects.

A multidisciplinary engineering consultancy are looking to expand their team with a Technical Advisor based in Glasgow.

An opportunity for a Civils Foreman in the West Of Scotland to work with a very successful Civil Engineering Contractor.

A site manager with housing/flatted development experience is required for this flagship development in East Lothian

Our client, an established civil engineering contractor renowned for delivering high-quality projects, continues to thrive in the construction industry. Despite operating primarily as a main contractor, the company maintains a welcoming “family feel” and upholds the values of a traditional organisation. Due to recent success in water frameworks, they are expanding their team by seeking a skilled Project Coordinator to join the estimating team in Glasgow. In this role, you will oversee the development projects from identifying needs to awarding construction contracts, ensuring the timely coordination of deliverables to meet agreed-upon goals.

Are you an experienced Geo-Environmental Engineer ready to take your career to new heights?

Our esteemed client is a well-established civil engineering contractor known for consistently delivering high-quality projects, contributing significantly to the construction industry’s growth. Operating as a primary contractor, the company maintains a distinct “family feel,” upholding traditional values and principles. With recent success in clean water frameworks, our client is expanding its team and is actively seeking a Site Agent to operate in and around Central Scotland. As a key member of the team, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the safe, efficient, and timely completion of clean water infrastructure projects.

Are you an experienced Estimator looking for a new challenge in the fit-out sector? Contract Scotland are working with a reputable fit-out contractor to source an Estimator. With teams in both Glasgow and Edinburgh location is flexible!

Are you an experienced flood modeller ready to lead the way in our client’s growth?

Contract Scotland has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced New home Sales Advisor to join our client, an award winning housebuilder in the Inverness area. This is a full time, permanent position offering a competitive salary and the chance to develop your career with a business who continually develops and evolves.

As part of their growth, they are hiring a HSQE Advisor for their operations team on a permanent basis in North Lanarkshire. This is an excellent opportunity to join a company experiencing significant expansion. You will work alongside an established team to maintain high health, safety, environment, and quality standards during project construction phases.

Contract Scotland has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced salesperson, with a track record of managing existing key accounts while simultaneously looking for new business development opportunities to grow the business.

Our client, a major global engineering firm with expertise in the design and delivery of projects in the water sector, is looking to expand its team in Scotland by recruiting an experienced Site Manager based in Glasgow. The successful candidate must be willing to travel throughout Scotland when required.

Our client, a dynamic global engineering firm at the forefront of water sector projects, is expanding their commercial team in Scotland and is seeking an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join them in Glasgow. A background in the water industry is advantageous!

Position: Project Manager Location: Glasgow based with travel throughout Scotland when required Role Overview: In this role, you will play a crucial part in delivering a significant, long-term framework. You’ll thrive in a supportive and collaborative environment focused on creativity and innovation, with the ultimate goal of delivering high-quality, cutting-edge engineering solutions to clients. Ensuring projects are executed efficiently and economically while adhering to all regulations will be a key responsibility.

Position: Site Engineer Location: West of Scotland About the Role: If you are a Site Engineer looking to work in a supportive, collaborative team environment alongside like-minded Civil Engineers on prestigious projects, then this is the opportunity for you. This well-organised and forward-thinking business has built a reputation for delivering an efficient, quality-focused service, making them a go-to subcontractor for many Tier 1 main contractors operating in a diverse range of sectors, including commercial building, industrial, water, and energy.

An exciting opportunity for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a leading contractor within Scottish Water .

This job opportunity as a Sub Agent with a specialist engineering contractor in Perth sounds like an excellent fit for someone with experience in civil engineering, particularly in water and wastewater treatment projects. The role seems to offer a great deal of variety and responsibility, from managing sites to ensuring compliance with safety and environmental regulations.

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Contract Scotland has one of the most consistent, longest-standing presences within the Scottish market, supporting its customers across the length and breadth of the country with over 30 years of experience. We're partnered with a diverse range of employers, from multi-national firms to small regional businesses, each with individual goals, challenges and opportunities. As a result, the level of experience we have amassed by working with these companies over the years allows us to tailor the support and advice we offer you.

There's no sales pressure driving our approach. We operate a consultancy service that breaks the mould of the recruitment market because we don't work to a target or commission structure. Our unique approach is the same honest, ethical ethos which underpins everything we do. We are not about 'selling the dream'; instead, we will offer you impartial, expert advice and guidance designed to help you make the right career choices and help you achieve your full potential.

Clients actively engage us to resource various positions across the country, so please get in touch if you are considering opportunities. Similarly, if you are happy in your current role but feel you would benefit from a no-obligation discussion around market insight for future reference, we're more than happy to arrange a chat.

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