Estimator - KHO/J21043


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We are recruiting on behalf of a Civil Engineering contractor who are looking to appoint a lead Estimator for Scotland. Our client specialise in Civil Engineering, Industrial Services, Scaffolding and Steelwork, with projects valued up to around £1.5m.

Reporting into the Regional Manager and Bid Director, this is a standalone role where you will have full responsibility and autonomy for all Estimating activities within Scotland.

To apply for the role you should ideally hold a degree level qualification in Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering. However, applicants with lesser or no formal qualifications but proven workplace experience in civils estimating will also be welcome to apply. It is essential that you have worked with a civil engineering contractor. You should also have a good working knowledge of pricing and quantification methods as you would be estimating from first principles.

On offer for the successful candidate is an attractive salary and benefits package including a car allowance. If you are an Estimator and considering your next career move then please do get in touch.

Legal Information:

Contract Scotland offers both the services of an employment agency for permanent work and an employment business for temporary work.

We can only deal with applications from Candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are current UK residents.

We are committed to equal opportunities and diversity for our employees, temporary workers and work seekers. Individuals are only assessed on their individual merits and suitability to a position irrespective of race, gender, disability, age, faith or sexual orientation.
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Katie Horne - Contract Scotland
Katie Horne
Senior Recruitment Consultant

Katie joined Contract Scotland in May 2013 as a Contracts Administrator within the finance team. She was keen to move into recruitment and in just 12 months she became a Resourcer working within the Permanent team. Shortly after becoming a Resourcer Katie was promoted to Consultant. Now a Senior Consultant, Katie has worked in both our building and civils divisions over the last 6 years with the last 4 years spent specifically within freelance Civil Engineering. Fond of a site visit, Katie has travelled the length and breadth of Scotland visiting a variety of projects to meet our freelancers and clients alike. Katie is known for being quite competitive (only child syndrome) and loves a challenge! As of February 2021 upon returning from maternity leave, Katie will be overseeing the permanent Civils SME division.


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