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Labourer Nights – Fit for Work Certificate Needed

Labourers with CSCS cards required for a 10 week project on highways assisting surveyors on the A44.
The ideal candidates with have:

A Fit to Work Certificate

A valid CSCS card
Full PPE
Ideally experience working on highways
Must have transport to get to and from work due to location.

Hours of work are: 20:00 to 06:00 Monday to Friday (Nights)

Senior Estimator

Our client is a main contractor and they are looking to recruit a new member of their already established team of 8 Estimators. The successful candidate will be appointed as a Senior Estimator at their offices in Bedfordshire.

The primary purpose is to produce competitive and innovative tenders, proposing the right costs to the highest quality and accuracy. To be successful at this, you will need to draw on your substantial construction knowledge and consider alternative solutions and value engineering.

As a senior member of the team, you will also be expected to draw on your experience to mentor and develop junior members of the team.

Our client works across a diverse range of sectors including automotive, education, pharmaceutical, leisure, commercial and industrial. Procurement is largely 2 stage tenders, but single stage tenders also make up a healthy portion of Traditional and Design & Build bids.

Project values range from £1M to £60M

Duties will include:

* Accurate interpretation of drawings and technical specifications
* Undertaking Take Offs
* Pricing a diverse range of trades from first principles
* Sub-contract tender analysis
* Attend pre-tender interviews and post tender presentations
* Development of Client and Consultant relations
* Review the status of tenders and department workload with the Chief Estimator

Experience and personal qualities required:

* The ability to communicate confidently with external and internal teams
* Have a proven background in successfully delivering a wide range of tenders
* Have experience of various construction methods
* Be able to present plans clearly and accurately
* Experience of value engineering and finding practical solutions to overcome barriers
* IT literate in Excel


* HNC in Building studies or similar
* Chartership to MCIOB or RICS would be supported

Trainee Site Engineer

Our client is looking to recruit a Trainee Site Engineer to work alongside their experienced Site Engineers.

The successful applicant will be enrolled onto a relevant construction related course, for which the client will pay the fees.

Working alongside and assisting an experienced Site Engineer, duties would incude:

– Monitoring health and safety

– Resolving any unexpected technical problems

– Establish existing control and set up new control points

– Aligning Grids and Designs to Site Controls using Autocad

– Setting up and taking ownership of QA files prior to works

– Quantity Calculations for excavated materials and materials used

– Setting out for Structure, Substructure, and drainage using gridlines and datums

– Surveying – Initial site levels, excavated levels, quality checks during construction

– Maintaining and producing As Built drawings for drainage and services using Autocad

A driving license is essential, along with excellent IT skills, mathematical skills, innovative problem solving and the ability to liaise with levels of personal in a confident manor.

You should demonstrate the determination for becoming a qualified Site Engineer.

If you are interested in this role then please email your CV.

Electrician 18th

Qualified Electrician 18th Edition

Location: Peterborough

Area Covered: London, Northampton, Peterborough predominately but also across UK.

Working environment: Commercial – factories, offices and schools

Hours: normal working day but with flexibility to work out of hours to fit in more difficult jobs

Salary: £28,000 – £30,000 per annum plus Overtime

The Company

Quanta Contracts is recruiting for a client in Peterborough for an Experienced Electrician to cover London, Northampton, Peterborough and across the UK.

The Job

The job will cover fault finding / reporting and ensuring that issues are resolved and that the relevant electrical reports are completed. On a day to day basis this role is customer facing and will involve liaising with commercial customers on site as well as over the phone and via email. It will need someone with the ability to set of jobs from drawings and specifications who can then purchase the relevant equipment to install. Working within a team there will also be the ability to mentor more junior members of the electrical team.

* Health and Safety
* Fault Finding/fault reporting
* Inspection and testing
* Complete Electrical condition reports.
* IMAC’s (installs, moves & changes)
* Complete job sheets/surveys
* Working at height and enclosed spaces.
* Manage small projects
* Act as Technical Lead, providing technical support for engineers
* Work with testing equipment, e.g. fluke., understanding test results.
* Mentoring junior engineers

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate needs to have ideally 18th edition and testing and inspection. However 17th edition would be accepted as training would be provided to upgrade the qualification. Experience in data would be beneficial.


£28,000 – £30,000 per annum, Overtime, Van, Fuel, Laptop, Phone.

“Quanta Contracts is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age”.

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CSCS Labourer – Install Loft Insulation. Must Drive

CSCS Labourer – Install Loft Insulation. Must Drive

Location: Near Ely

Salary: £18,000 – £20,000 per annum plus Overtime and Van

The Job

This job is a fantastic entry level job for someone who is practical and likes to be busy and out and about. There is full support but you are also self sufficient and able to manage your own day. You will be travelling around the Cambridgeshire area and install insulation into commercial buildings.

The Ideal Candidate

This opportunity would suit skilled apprentice, labourers, handy person, manual workers or multi-trades (carpenter, painter, decorator, and plumber) or engineer. Basically it is willingness to work and travel and they will provide you with all the training you need.


* Will have a full clean driving licence
* A DBS check will be conducted on new employees before joining the organisation.


* CSCS Card
* Experience in dealing with insulation installs is not a necessity although it would be advantageous


* Annual Salary: £22K basic + Overtime & Meterage
* Bonus: OTE – £28-32K + Van + tools
* A company van with tools will be provided and there will be some requirement to work away which will be expensed by the company.
* Full training and relevant trade cards will be provided


Are you looking for work immediately?

My client is looking for 2 experienced Bricklayers to work on a factory unit. The right candidate be experienced and will be punctual, hard working and reliable to work alongside our client on their project in Oxfrordshire.


* Laying brick and similar materials

* Cutting and trimming

* Construct and repair


* Full PPE

* Valid CSCS

* Own transport

* Two working references

Painter & Decorator

Experienced painter required to carry out snagging works. Must be an experienced painter with a valid CSCS card and own tools.

If you have experience and are available then please get in contact.

Quantity Surveyor

An opportunity has arisen for a Quantity Surveyor with a dry wall/drylining background to join a small fit out contractor either on a freelance or permanent basis. You will be based in Essex covering sites in Central London on major projects for ISG / MACE /CBRE. Typical value of projects range from £250-£750k.

Please send CV’s to or call 07712323426

CSCS Labourer

2 x Labourer CSCS
Quanta Contract have job vacancies for 2 Temporary Labourers in Tamworth
* CSCS card
Location: Tamworth
Hours: 7am start – 5pm
Rate: £9.75 p/h

Contact Debra on 07793 650846
This post will not be monitored please contact Debra

General Labourer nights

Labourers with CSCS cards required for a 10 week project on highways assisting surveyors on the A44.
The ideal candidates with have:

* A valid CSCS card
* Full PPE
* Ideally experience working on highways

Must have transport to get to and from work due to location.

Hours of work are: 20:00 to 06:00