Estimator – Civil Engineering

Senior Estimator

Civil Engineering

£75,000 – £85,000

Birmingham/Milton Keynes

About the company

The company have been going for over 60 years and over the last 30 years they have grown into a main contractor undertaking multi-disciplinary, construction projects. With turnover of over 500M they are in a brilliant and steady financial situation. The company specilaise in many parts of construction such as building, civil engineering, demolition, land remediation, land restoration, sports and leisure and rail.

About the role

Due to the company’s progression there is now an opportunity to work in the ever growing estimating team. As the company keep on winning projects and have a very strong pipeline within their civil engineering part of the company they are now looking senior estimator to join the team. The Company are looking for somebody to co-ordinate with the bid management team to develop a schedule of key dates for individual estimates (enquiries, pricing, and adjudication) as well as looking after a small team of estimators and mentoring the very junior members of staff. You’ll need to price all temporary works as required. Link with design team or other business functions to ensure the completeness. You’ll be working within the rail department so knowledge within the civil engineering industry is important.

The projects that you’ll be involved in will consist of 278 works, highways infrastructure, major earthworks, new car parks (including multi story carparks) and Bridges, Retaining Walls, Culverts and Ancillary Structures.

The company will not take any freelances.

Benefits and rewards

The company is huge on personal development, progression and long term stability. You’ll be working for a company where they want you to work up the ladder and progress through the company.

You’ll be rewarded with a very competitive salary which ranging from £75,000 – £85,000.

It’s important to note that you’ll also get a company car or a car allowance + a 20% bonus scheme of your annual salary.


You’ll be required to have a good standard of education preferably to Foundation Degree level (HND,HNC) in a Construction , Civils, Business of equivalent qualification.

It’s important to have experience working within civil engineering as an estimator and to show good long term stability at the companies you have worked for (5-6 years per company you’ve worked for)

You’ll also need a full UK driver’s license to allow to get from the office to the construction site and to other locations you might require to visit.

If you’d like to find out more about this job please drop me a line – or call me on the number 01923750095.

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