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You should work with England Associates because

We recognise that sourcing high volume man power for projects can be both logistically challenging and take up a huge amount of time.

England Associates have worked tirelessly to build strong passive networks across the UK to tackle the skill shortages within the sector allowing us to offer unique individuals at short notice for projects across the UK.

Our established track record of delivering high quality individuals into Civil Engineering and Infrastructure projects, along with the natural links to the other specialist teams within the business, means we are able to supply a broad range of candidate that are not available by any other recruitment means. 

Top jobs we recruit for regularly

  • Site Engineers
  • Project Engineer
  • Section Engineers
  • Project Managers
  • Contracts Managers
  • Quantity Surveyors
  • Estimators
  • Geo-technical Engineers
  • Site Managers
  • Foreperson (Foreman)

Our top tips for candidates

  • Make your project experience clear, not just the companies you have worked in.
  • Include clear lists of your tickets.
  • Stable career histories are always attractive, so if you do have some short stints in some roles make sure to include the reasons why you chose to seek other opportunities. 

Your specialist partners

Stephen MorleyAlicia Lovegrove

The lastest Civil Engineering & Infrastructure jobs


£ 20000.00 - £ 25000.00 per annum
Job Title: Assistant Quantity Surveyor          
Location: Buckinghamshire
Salary: £20,000 - £26,000 + benefits  (dependent on experience)      
Start date: ASAP             
         
A highly respected, reputable construction company are currently looking for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join the team. The role is site based in Buckinghamshire, but there may be times when you are based in the regional office at Reading. The ideal person will have leisure, accommodation and education experience.
         
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Pre-start reviewing design, contract and cost plan allowances with team
  • Attending and contributing to design team and client project meetings
  • Preparing and sending out tender packages, negotiating orders with trades and putting together subcontract orders
  • Carrying out site measures and valuations again subcontractor applications including issuing payment and withholding notices
  • Preparing client applications and variation accounts
  • Preparing and maintaining the procurement schedule and warranty tracker.
  • Help prepare monthly CVR report to run through and agree with the visiting Commercial Manager
 
Personal specification:
  • Ideally degree level in Quantity Surveying
  • Accommodation and leisure experience
  • Commercial experience
  • Experience working on larger projects - £10m +
 
Rewards and benefits:
  • The salary ranges from £20k - £26k  dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information bout this.
 
If you would like more information on this role and are interested, please click the apply button now!
£ 55000.00 - £ 65000.00 per annum
Job Title: Senior Estimator  
Location: Hampshire  
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + package  
Start date: ASAP       
   
I am working with an award winning main contractor in the Hampshire area who are looking for an experienced Senior Estimator to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. The individual will be office based, with projects in Berkshire, Wiltshire, Hampshire and Dorset. All projects are between £5m - £40m, and mostly in the public sector (student accommodation, schools, leisure).  
   
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Finding out what the client wants.
  • Researching materials, equipment and labour costs.
  • Gathering quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers.
  • Assessing the levels of risk on a project.
  • Analysing company data, exchange rates and prices using software packages.
  • Preparing and submitting quotations for work.
  • Helping with bids for new contracts and supporting buying activities.
  • Monitoring the stages of a project to make sure that costs are kept in line with forecasts.
 
 Personal specification:
  • Previous industry experience
  • Experience working on education
  • Experience working on healthcare
  • Flexible with working hours and have the ability to travel within the local area on a regional and national basis when required
  • Ability to take ownership and solve problems and implement actions
  • Commitment to customer care and customer focus
 
Rewards and benefits:  
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.  
   
If you would like more information on this role and are interested, please click the apply button below!
£ 40000.00 - £ 50000.00 per annum
Job Title: Estimator
Location: Hampshire
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + package
Start date: ASAP     
 
I am working with an award winning main contractor in the Hampshire area who are looking for an experienced Estimator to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. The individual will be office based, with projects in Berkshire, Wiltshire, Hampshire and Dorset. All projects are between £5m - £40m, and mostly in the public sector (student accommodation, schools, leisure).
 
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Finding out what the client wants.
  • Researching materials, equipment and labour costs.
  • Gathering quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers.
  • Assessing the levels of risk on a project.
  • Analysing company data, exchange rates and prices using software packages.
  • Preparing and submitting quotations for work.
  • Helping with bids for new contracts and supporting buying activities.
  • Monitoring the stages of a project to make sure that costs are kept in line with forecasts.
 
 Personal specification:
  • Previous industry experience
  • Experience working on education
  • Experience working on healthcare
  • Flexible with working hours and have the ability to travel within the local area on a regional and national basis when required
  • Ability to take ownership and solve problems and implement actions
  • Commitment to customer care and customer focus
 
Rewards and benefits:
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.
 
If you would like more information on this role and are interested, please click the apply button below!
£ 65000.00 - £ 75000.00 per annum
Job Title: Contracts Manager      
Location: Berkshire  
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 + package      
Start date: ASAP           
       
I am working with a top regional contractor based in Berkshire and they are looking for a Contracts Manager in the Reading area but also including West London, to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. The ideal person will have worked for a regional/main contractor previously and also have experience in education.      
       
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Oversee projects from the start through to completion, ensuring that work is completed on time and within its budget.
  • Maintain contractual records.
  • Develop and implement procedures and policies.
 
 
 Personal specification:
  • Experience doing education projects - schools.
  • Experience working for a tier 1 contractor/ regional contractor.
  • Experience looking after contracts up to £30m.
 
Rewards and benefits:      
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.      
       
If you would like more information on this role and are interested, please click the apply button now!
£ 65000.00 - £ 67000.00 per annum
Job Title: Design Manager  
Location: Berkshire  
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + package  
Start date: ASAP       
   
I am working with a large regional contractor in the Berkshire area who are looking for an experienced Design Manager to join an existing team of passionate and dedicated employees. The individual will work in and around the Reading area, on pre-contract and post-contract education projects. These projects are £15m and above.    
   
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Managing the design process using your commercial, contractual, programme/time awareness and technical expertise
  • Supporting, understanding and advising the client as to the requirements and your obligations in the development of a building design
  • Encouraging and inspiring design consultants to produce their best work using their full flair, experience, resources and talents in a cost effective way
  • Ensuring the design process recognises current legislation, standards and codes of practice, where appropriate
  • Ensuring design information is of the right quality and keeps pace with project timescales
  • Striving to eliminate health and safety risks in the design and financial risks during construction
 
 Personal specification:
  • Previous industry experience
  • Experience working on education
  • Flexible with working hours and have the ability to travel within the local area on a regional and national basis when required
  • Ability to take ownership and solve problems and implement actions
  • Commitment to customer care and customer focus
  • Technical ability
 
Rewards and benefits:  
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.  
   
If you would like more information on this role and are interested, please click the apply button below!
£ 40000.00 - £ 50000.00 per annum
Job Title: Site Manager
Location: Dorset
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + package
Start date: ASAP     
 
I am working an award-winning construction company turning over £40million with a reputation for excellence in construction throughout the South of England. The company are looking for a number 2 Site Manager to join the team, on a £5m project in the heart of Dorset.
 
Roles and responsibilities:
As Site Manager reporting to the site based Project Manager your duties will include:               
  • Providing leadership, and energy.               
  • Controlling on site prelims.               
  • Ensuring the construction works run to strict programme.               
  • Managing pre construction activities.               
  • Maintaining strict quality control procedures.               
  • Management of the supply chain.               
  • Management of change - client/supply chain.               
  • Participate in regular site meetings with all interested parties.               
  • Conducting regular site safety checks.               
  • Being proactive in the identification and resolution of problems.               
  • Maintaining effective long term relationships with the customer and their representatives/advisors.               
  • Ensuring the project team comply with the Companies Business Management System.               
  • Being proactive in the identification and resolution of problems.               
  • Reviewing methods of working, alternative materials etc in order to maximise commercial profitability.              
  • Seeking and developing ongoing continuous improvement.               
  • Providing aftercare services to the customer.               
  • Implementing and maintaining the Construction Strategy and Policies for Sustainability, Health and Safety, Quality, Environmental, Training and Development etc. and acting as an exemplar of the company culture and values.               
  • Line managing junior members of staff.               
   
 Personal specification:
  • Previous industry experience
  • Experience working on education
  • Flexible with working hours and have the ability to travel within the local area on a regional and national basis when required
  • Ability to take ownership and solve problems and implement actions
  • Commitment to customer care and customer focus
 
Rewards and benefits:
The salary is dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.
 
If you would like more information on this role and are interested, please click the apply button below!
£ 230.00 - £ 275.00 per day
Setting out Engineer
I am currently looking for a setting out engineer to work on a long term contract in Manchester.
  • The role is starting in 2 weeks until Christmas and then the second phase will be starting in March until September.
  • It will be setting out stair cores.
  • It will be advantageous if you have previously worked with precast concrete.
  • With or without kit.
 
If this is of interest to yourself please give me a call - 01489 232 080.  
£ 180.00 - £ 200.00 per day
Assistant Quantity Surveyor - Croydon - Temp to Perm
 I am currently looking for an assistant quantity surveyor to join a company based in Croydon. The company are looking for someone with JCT design & build knowledge.
  • Looking ideally for someone with 3-4 years' experience.
  • Preferably you will have come from a residential or social housing background.
  • It is also desirable that you have previously worked for a main contractor before.
 
The role is initially a temporary opportunity but could become permanent for the right person.
 
If this is of interest to yourself please give me a call on 01489 232 080.
£ 45000.00 - £ 55000.00 per annum
Job Title:  Project Quantity Surveyor        
Location: West London    
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + benefits  (dependent on experience)    
Start date: ASAP           
       
A highly respected, family owned construction company are currently looking for a Project Quantity Surveyor to join the team. The role is site based in West London, but there may be times when you are based in the regional office at Reading. The ideal person will have education and commercial office experience.      
       
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Pre-start reviewing design, contract and cost plan allowances with team
  • Attending and contributing to design team and client project meetings
  • Take off BQ's from drawings and specifications (must be competent to do this for all packages from groundworks through to finishes)
  • Preparing and sending out tender packages, negotiating orders with trades and putting together subcontract orders
  • Carrying out site measures and valuations again subcontractor applications including issuing payment and withholding notices
  • Preparing client applications and variation accounts
  • Preparing and maintaining the procurement schedule and warranty tracker.
  • Managing and supporting any junior staff if applicable to site
  • Preparing monthly CVR report to run through and agree with the visiting Commercial Manager
 
Personal specification:
  • Someone who has recently had sole project responsibility
  • £22m project - larger scale project experience is needed
  • Experience working on education projects
  • Refurbishment and demolition experience
 
Rewards and benefits:
  • The salary ranges from £45k - £55k  dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information bout this.
 
If you would like more information on this role and are interested, please click the apply button now!