About Amey

Do you have Estimating experience in civil engineering works for Water Industry projects.?

Here at Amey we have an opportunity for an experienced Estimator who can support the project team through Client Gateway approval and handover to delivery.

You will need a strong background in estimating for Water Industry projects and knowledge of common construction techniques. You will develop and maintain strong relationships internally, across the supply chain and with SW's Estimating Team. You will be responsible for establishing robust target costs used to set subsequent budgets for project delivery.


  • Review of handover information to identify any shortfalls required to support the Estimating process
  • Liaise with the wider team and designers as required (Programme compliance, design issues, construction techniques etc)
  • Identify the Target Cost inputs and develop Estimating Proforma's in line with SW EES requirements
  • Produce first principle estimates to validate EES outputs
  • Review SW EES outputs and identify any shortfalls
  • Raise shortfalls with SW Estimating Team and close out timeously
  • Present estimates for approval to Senior Team
  • Contribute to Risk Identification and Mitigation throughout estimating phase

Experience required


  • Experience across a range of civil engineering works on Clean and Wastewater projects ranging in value from £20k - £2m
  • Knowledge of common construction techniques
  • Demonstrated track record in estimating from first principles for Water industry projects
  • Knowledge and experience of CESSM
  • Knowledge of standard specifications including CESWI and Sewers for Scotland.
  • Commercial awareness
  • IT literate
  • Driving License


  • Experience of SW Cost Based Solutions models and EES System
  • Delivery experience on similar work streams
  • Knowledge of NEC Contracts
  • Knowledge of MEICA installations associated with Clean and Wastewater Installations
  • Knowledge of SW Supply Chain Frameworks and Governance Processes


This is a band C role and attracts a competitive salary, 24 days holiday, contributory pension, flexible working and access to a range of Amey savings

  • Location

    Motherwell, North Lanarkshire

  • Sector:

    Quantity Surveying

  • Job type:

    Full-time Flexible

  • Salary:

    £42000 - £50000 per annum

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

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