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Recruiter:Soil Engineering Ltd

Location:Camberley, Surrey, United Kingdom


Closes:17 Apr 2017 at 16:00

Posted:17 Feb 2017 at 15:23


Contact:Recruitment Team

Sector / Specialty:Geotechnics

Position:Civil Engineer

Level:As Defined

Hours per Week:37.5




Job Title: Estimator
Department: Estimating
Reports to: Pre-Construction Manager
Location: Camberley (South)


Main Purpose of Job:

  • To provide an estimating service to SEGL, assisting in the procurement of contracts in accordance with the company estimating procedures. Involved with both Site Investigation and GES business streams.

Key Tasks

  • To undertake the initial assessment of enquiries, completion of CR10’s
  • To prepare tenders using company risk assessments, progress calculators and calculation sheets that are commercially competitive and qualified where necessary
  • To deliver timely submissions meeting agreed deadlines
  • To complete tender stage programmes
  • To obtain accurate and up to date materials and sub-contractor quotations
  • To liaise with the Commercial, Operations, Proposals and Technical departments to maximise beneficial opportunities and reduce risk to SEGL
  • To liaise with potential Clients & Engineers providing information and solutions
  • To maintain the Enquiry Database with up to date information e.g. tender follow up records & updating enquiry status.
  • To assist other estimators and regional office managers with completion of bids as required
  • To prepare hand-over packages (CR14’se).  

Knowledge and Experience Required

  • Good understanding of the geotechnical and environmental industries.
  • Proven UK Geo-environmental experience.
  • Degree qualified and registration with appropriate professional body.
  • Understanding of key standard forms of contract (ICE, ICC, NEC), standard specifications and methods of measurement.
  • Knowledge of GIS plant capabilities.
  • Knowledge of company procedures
  • Numerate
  • Excellent computer skills particularly Excel, Project and company Lotus Databases
  • Ability and willingness to negotiate with Clients both by telephone and at meetings in order to secure work and promote SEGL.
  • Effective management of one’s time to ensure deadlines are met, ability to work under pressure.
  • Team player.

Physical Working Environment

  • Normally office based in Camberley, with a requirement to attend external meetings and undertake site visits across the UK as required.


For more information, please visit the soil-engineering website. To apply please send a CV and cover letter to the recruitment team at




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