Our client, a distinguished principal specialist contractor in rail overhead line electrification, is on a mission to revolutionise transport. Through innovative installations of overhead powerlines and procedures, they are committed to fostering a more environmentally friendly, cost-effective, and safer rail sector. We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Project Manager on a permanent basis based in the West of Scotland.

Our client, a distinguished Civil Engineering Contractor renowned for excellence in energy, infrastructure, and flood protection projects, seeks an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to add to their commercial team on a permanent basis. Operating across the Central Belt and Scottish Borders, this role offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to a range of dynamic projects. Joining our client at this pivotal moment means becoming part of a team driving forward with unprecedented success. Collaborating closely, you’ll play a crucial role in managing multiple projects commercially, from inception to finalisation. Our diverse portfolio spans wind farms, renewables, highways, and roads, ensuring engaging and varied work.

Our client is an established and unique principal specialist contactor in overhead line electrification in rail. Their main objective is to reinvent transport through the installation of overhead powerlines and procedures which ensure a more environmentally friendly, cost effective and safer way to operate within the rail sector. They currently have an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager on a permanent basis based in West of Scotland.

Contract Scotland has an opportunity for an experienced document controller to join our client in the Dounreay area who work across a range of sectors including rail, highways, air, marine, energy and water. This role would include working away from home – on average 10 days based at Dounreay 4 days at home.

A leading provider of engineering solutions, specialising in mechanical and electrical services, is seeking an experienced Senior Project Manager for upcoming work in the west of Scotland.

A leading provider of engineering solutions, specializing in mechanical and electrical services, is seeking an experienced Planner to join their team.

Contract Scotland has an opportunity for an experienced document controller to join our client on a new transmission reinforcement project in the Crossaig area. The successful candidate will be based on site to support the delivery of the project. You will be responsible for managing and maintaining all on site documents, ensuring accuracy, quality, and compliance with relevant regulations. You will have strong organisational skills and the ability to work independently.

Exciting opportunity for an experience Engineering Manager to join an established team for works in the power and renewable sector. Make your mark on Scotland’s journey to Net Zero! Interested? Click here for more information…

Calling all Design Managers in the civil engineering field! We have an exciting opportunity for you to make your mark on Scotland’s journey to Net Zero, click here for more information…

Contract Scotland are working on behalf of an ever-expanding organisation, who now require an experienced Civil Engineer to join their team in Peterhead.

Due to their continued success, our client is seeking an experienced Building Services Manager to join their established team in Glasgow. With an impressive project portfolio, they boast a rich history of delivering high-quality projects and have become a renowned name in the fit-out and refurbishment sector.

An estimator role within a plumbing & heating division of a brilliant family-run contractor

Contract Scotland are working with one of Australia’s Tier 1 contractors who are seeking talented and experienced Project Managers from the UK to join their team in Perth, Western Australia to deliver a major rail extension project south of the city.

If you are looking to further your estimating career, you will find no better organisation than this Fife-based housebuilder, who are offering a role with a strong succession plan.

If you’ve ever thought of relocating to the beautiful North of Scotland to live and work as a Structural Engineer, we would love to hear from you.

A multidisciplinary engineering consultancy are looking to expand their team with a Chartered Highway Engineer based in Glasgow.

An assistant QS is required to join a family-owned housebuilder in the Stirling / Clackmannanshire region

A senior-level quantity surveyor is required to lead a large multi-million pound project for a Tier 1 contractor

A quantity surveying role with an established housebuilder in Fife, focussing in the siteworks aspects of development in central Scotland

A QS position has arisen with a reputable housing contractor, with a strong pipeline of work in 2024/2025

Our client, a well-established contractor based in Central Scotland, specialises in geotechnical investigations, drilling, and blasting, are currently expanding their team and are in search of a skilled Assistant Geotechnical Engineer to contribute to projects across the UK.

Contract Scotland is currently recruiting for a Temporary Customer Care Coordinator to join our clients team within the Stirling area. This is a Temp to Perm opportunity with an ASAP start date. Get in touch on 01786 446651 to hear more.

Contract Scotland has an opportunity for an experienced document controller to join our client on a new transmission reinforcement project in the Crossaig area. The successful candidate will be based on site to support the delivery of the project. You will be responsible for managing and maintaining all on site documents, ensuring accuracy, quality, and compliance with relevant regulations. You will have strong organisational skills and the ability to work independently.

Contract Scotland has an exciting opportunity for an experienced document controller to join our reputable client in the Peterhead area. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the delivery on one of the UK’s largest electrical transmission projects. To excel in this role, you should have previous experience of working in a similar position and have demonstrable knowledge and experience of operating IT systems such as, Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

Contract Scotland has an excellent opportunity for an experienced and motivated document controller to join our client in the Kilsyth area, who work across a range of sectors including rail, highways, air, marine, energy and water. This is a great opportunity to take on a pivotal role in the execution of expansive civil engineering ventures. These projects are crucial building blocks in the establishment of essential infrastructure that will power Scotland’s renewable development endeavours into the future.

An opportunity for ambitious Structural Engineer to work with a market leader

This is an excellent opportunity to become an integral part of an established practice at management level, with a clear path to Associate or Partner level.

Our client is a leading civil engineering contractor who are looking to recruit a Site Engineer for 4 months period for a reservoir project in Dumfries and Galloway.

Contract Scotland are working closely with one of the UK’s most recognised family-owned building contractors to source a Senior Project Manager to lead a large project in Aberdeen. Our client boasts a strong portfolio and can offer continued work in the local area.

Join a dynamic global engineering firm leading the way in water sector projects! Our client is expanding their commercial team in Scotland and seeking a talented Quantity Surveyor to join them in Glasgow. Whether you’re an experienced professional or just starting out, we want to hear from you. A background in the water industry is advantageous!

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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.

Below you'll find more information on some of our live vacancies, details on how to contact us and a form to upload and send us a copy of your CV.

Grant Dalziel

Leading the section is one of our Senior Consultants, Grant Dalziel, who comes with 8 years recruitment experience in the technical & professional markets. Grant brings an holistic approach to his candidate and client engagement to ensure the best service is offered to the market.

You can contact Grant via the methods below:

Phone: 01786 446651
Email: grant.dalziel@contractscotland.co.uk
LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/grantdalziel

We’re no ordinary recruitment consultancy.

We’re a specialist technical and professional recruiter with the ambition of redefining the recruitment process. We don’t work to a traditional target and commission model, which gives us the unique ability to provide our candidates and clients with an objective and transparent service that delivers true value and lasting impact to their lives and businesses.

95%

Of our permanent placements in 2021 were successful.

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Placements made to date.

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