Senior Estimator – Rail

Location: London

The Company

The opportunity to work for a leading global, specialist engineering and construction company that improves lives by delivering world-class infrastructure.

Could this role be for you?

This leading Civil Engineering contractor has the need for a Senior Estimator to join their team working on heavy rail and infrastructure projects.

  • Work with the Proposal Team to ensure the timely production of the cost estimate in accordance with both the proposal and corporate requirements;
  • Acquire a thorough understanding of the tender documentation, the Clients requirements / aspirations, and the required tender deliverables;
  • Determine proposal subcontract and material requirements, ensure that all necessary enquiries are secured via the Procurement Dept., and check/validate enquiry returns.
  • Prepare review papers and summary documentation to achieve gate sign off prior to submission.


  • Working knowledge of construction contracts (ICE and NEC in particular) and competent in the use of CCS Candy estimating software;
  • Multi-disciplinary estimating experience in the construction/rail industry
  • Working knowledge of construction methodologies for a range of rail systems disciplines.

Why apply?

  • Leading engineering contractor offering guaranteed career development.
  • Salary offering up to £75k + Car Allowance, Pension, Medical and other attractive benefits.

Should you be currently actively seeking a new role now or just interested in hearing what is in the market place please call Shannon Foster on 01489 774010 or email