Senior Engineer/Estimator Paignton (Devon), UK RATE: £ DURATION: 6 days

CONTACT: Gill Hobson

TEL: 01626 333105



REF: Nav HAR67237

DATE POSTED: 19th February 2018

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Senior Engineer/Estimator

South Devon 


My client is looking for expansion and with that comes new employees. The addition they are looking is a Senior Engineer.

You will be based in South Devon and covering an area to include Devon, Cornwall and Somerset.

Estimator, Excavations & Sewer Rehab responsible for contract works and pricing delivery

Your key responsibilities include: - 

  • Developing scheme prices
  • Evaluating and provide detailed costings for new tenders
  • Preparing and submitting Target Costs for approval
  • Undertaking Post Completion Reviews
  • Preparing Final Account and Activity Benchmark Sheets
  • Certifying Subcontractor Payments
  • Attending pre-start and close out meetings
  • Verifying Subcontractor returns
  • Raising Task Orders
  • Authorising Subcontractor Orders/ payments
  • Complying with QM systems
  • Actively promoting Health and Safety in the workplace
  • Provision of monthly cost reports for key clients

Attributes we are looking for to fulfil this exceptional role include: -

  • A degree/HND level qualified in a relevant discipline or suitable demonstrable relevant experience
  • Knowledge of NEC3 Term Service Contracts, JCT Contracts and BIW software an advantage
  • Liaison with key clients
  • Knowledge of “no dig” technology an advantage

Essential attributes we are looking for include: -

  • Excellent English, maths and IT skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • The ability to pay close attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Project management skills
  • Business awareness
  • An understanding of the importance of data confidentiality
  • The ability to work on your own and as part of a team
  • An organised approach to work and the ability to meet deadlines
  • An awareness of regulations and price trends
  • A degree level qualification in the relevant field

Interviews will be held week commencing the 5th of March 2018 at the clients premises in South Devon

Duration: Permanent

Salary: £38000 per Annum

Harbron Recruit Ltd is a family run construction industry recruitment agency based in the South West of England.

Harbron Recruit originally stemmed from a construction company that boasts 25 years of successfully working with the majority of major contractors across the South West.

Recognising the demand for quality construction personnel with the necessary skills and qualifications to carry out jobs quickly and safely gave birth to Harbron Recruit as a major supplier of construction trades to companies requiring temporary, permanent and contract workers on a range of assignments.

Now, as a well-established Recruitment Agency having traded successfully for 10 years within the specialist sector of construction it has enabled us to create long standing client relationships built on a foundation of trust, honesty and integrity.

Based in Devon we provide quality staff to our clients both locally and nationally.

Call 01626 333105 now.

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