This is a great opportunity for an ambitious, hardworking and forward thinking Design Manager with proven experience with managing all design aspects of a project life cycle from tender / bid through to completion to join a company with values of collaborative working, developing their staff and promoting from within with a strong pipeline of work across both civil engineering and rail infrastructure projects and maintenance works.

Projects will be varied including a mix civics and of utility works throughout the North of Scotland. The ideal candidate must be an experienced civil engineer with previous experience working within water, deep drainage or pipeline projects

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Location: Barrhead
Salary: DOE
Reference: J23735
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full-time
Created: 19th July 2022
Closing: 16th August 2022

Calling all Estimators!

Are you an Estimator, a recent graduate or a civil engineer looking to make a move into Estimating?? Please read on……..

Would you like to work for a company who pride themselves on their non-existent staff turnover? With the majority of staff working there for the best part of their whole careers, this really is rare to find these days and is testament to the excellent work environment our client has. We are seeking an Estimator, from all levels, who has experience within groundworks packages for our client, a highly reputable groundworks contractor based in the West of Scotland.

Our client is going through a sustained period of growth and looking to add to expand their Estimating team. Operating predominately within groundworks packages for residential projects, our client has a long-standing reputation within the local market

As an estimator you will work closely with the management team and will be responsible for:

• The effective registration, control and administration of tender documentation.
• Develop detailed and achievable packages and agree with the end clients.
• Take offs from drawings and production of cost-effective tenders from first principles.
• The effective analysis and pricing of risks.
• The preparation of tender submission documents and estimating reports.
• Provide assistance for proposals and contract management functions.
• Liaise regularly with management team and site teams.

You should have a methodical approach, great interpersonal skill and have the following skills:
• A degree in a relevant subject or the equivalent estimating in a similar role.
• Strong and demonstrable experience within civil engineering projects.
• Experience in estimating for civils and groundwork projects is desirable.
• Experience using first principle estimating.

On offer is a highly competitive salary with additional benefits package where you will work within an employee focused environment. If this could be your next challenge, we look forward to hearing from you so that we can tell you much more about this exciting opportunity! Please apply with a copy of your most recent CV or for more information, contact Katie Horne on 01786 446651 quoting J23735.

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