Helping to enhance careers


  • £50,000 - £70,000
  • Civil Engineering


About the company:

Our privately-owned client, based in London, is a leading name in the civil engineering and piling industry. They have been operating for 80 years and they have an excellent reputation. Due to this reputation, our client has repeat business whilst securing new clients regularly. They are a specialist piling contractor which gives you an opportunity to enhance your career by working on important projects.

The yearly turnover of our client is approximately £30M. This is achieved through being market leaders, their use of new technology and from completing projects within budget and set time parameters. This company will give you a great opportunity and allow you to develop through particular courses and training.

About the opportunity:

Due to healthy order books and company expansion, there is a need for a degree qualified Estimator to join their commercial team and assist in running pre-construction and tender responsibilities. You will be working alongside the senior team who have a vast range of professional qualifications including health and safety (BSc, MSc, and MIIR SM).

As the business evolves and moves forward it’s important that you move forward with them. Our clients’ scheme to ensure that every employee is up to date with all relevant training means you’ll always be working to the highest standards. As a Piling professional you will also have the opportunity to be a part of projects which are innovative and take you beyond what you have been involved with previously. You’ll get to see a wide range of projects valuing from £150K to £3M.

Due to the changing times, you will find the majority of project you work on will be bespoke which gives you an opportunity to work on high profile projects. This will give you a great opportunity to enhance your career with a broader knowledge of the piling industry and the projects you will be tendering for. What’s exciting about this opportunity is the part you will play in the company. After discussing this role with the pre-construction director, our client is looking for someone who will join the business and bring fresh innovative ideas to the forefront.

As an Estimator, you will be responsible for preparing and reviewing piling tender submission. This also includes producing bills of quantities and schedules for estimating programs/projects from its initial design.

Furthermore, you are required to attend project visits; present piling methods to clients and measure take-offs from drawings.

About the benefits and rewards:

For this permanent position, I am targeting individuals looking to earn anywhere from £50,000 – £70,000 per annum however, there may be flexibility on this as the specific salary will depend on previous experience and suitability.

The company also provides a good package with Car allowance etc. Our client also gives you great opportunities including a ‘recognition scheme’ which rewards hard work and commitment to your own individual ambition in the company and your role. You will also get to be a part of a family feel environment with a good sociable team.

About the requirements:

In order to be considered for this opportunity, you must be degree qualified in Estimating. Additionally, you must have proven experience of working at this level. It is essential you come from or have experience in Piling for a minimum of a year to three years.


If interested in this opportunity, please send a copy of your CV to or call 01923 750 095 to discuss the role further on a confidential basis.