18 days ago
Senior Estimator/Estimator The Role: Here within the Anglian Water @one Alliance we are a totally collaborative organisation
made up of our seven partner companies (Anglian Water, Balfour Beatty, Barhale, MMB,
MWH Treatment, Skanska and SWECO) and our extended supply chain, delivering over half
of Anglian Water’s capital investment programme.
We are heading into our latest Asset Management Period, known as AMP 7 and this will see
us deliver a £1.4bn programme of work over the next five years. Are you ready to join us as
we gear up to deliver the most exciting and innovative AMP we have ever seen.
With a variety of challenging and complex projects, it is essential we provide a proactive and
industry-leading end-to-end Commercial facility across the @one alliance. To play a central
role in achieving outperformance by challenging all aspects of construction costs, we are
looking for Senior Estimator and Estimator to join the Commercial team.
We are keen to hear from both experienced and less experienced candidates as we build
our team capability across AMP7.
Key Responsibilities: You’ll ensure handover of the pricing pack consistently meets appropriate quality and
standards and adheres to time requirements of the Delivery Milestones.
Establish yourself as a proactive and solutions-orientated professional across our business,
Your main work scopes will include pipelines, pumping stations, reservoirs and both water and
water recycling treatment plants.
Provide CAPEX estimates appropriate to the stage of the project from high level comparative
estimates for optioneering to detailed bottoms up estimates for development of Target Costs
Become familiar, and subsequently, an expert, in our estimator systems to Identify best
practice and advise where efficiencies can be made.
Embrace and champion digital delivery and standardisation to develop cost models for those
items which are repeated from site to site
Proactively maintain the cost base by including latest quotations, framework rates etc
Work closely with the Cost Managers to ensure a smooth transition from Estimating into Cost
Person Specification: Engineering or QS degree or previous relevant estimating experience to add value to this role.
Estimating experience within the Construction or Utilities industries alongside exposure to
Your overall motivation and willingness to learn and pursue a career in Estimating is more
important as you look to add value to our team.
With the current situation, we are understanding how remote working can add value to our
operations. Whilst we would expect some visibility and presence in our Peterborough offices,
we also appreciate and understand we can be more flexible in how we work so would welcome
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Benefits: As well as offering a competitive salary, remuneration for this role includes flexible benefits,
which provides a range of guaranteed benefits including but not limited to:
Company car/car allowance 5% Company pension contribution Life Assurance at 2 x notional salary Single persons private medical cover Permanent Health Cover In addition you may be eligible for entry into the Company’s non-contractual bonus scheme,
based upon, among other things, the performance of the employee and of the business unit
About Barhale: Barhale is one of the largest privately owned civil engineering and infrastructure specialists
with 40 years’ experience working UK-wide across the water, transport, built environment
and energy sectors. Founded by our Chairman, Dennis Curran in 1980, the group was
originally set up as a specialist tunnelling contractor. Whilst we retain our tunnelling roots,
repeated success in several sectors of the construction industry has enabled us to expand
our skill set and become one of the largest privately owned infrastructure specialists in the
What we do We provide design, construction and maintenance services to the following sectors;
Water Transport Energy Built Environment
We also possess a range of specialist skills to support our civil engineering and
infrastructure activities including
Tunnelling MEICA capabilities In-house design A steel-fabrication and supply subsidiary (BCS Group) Who we are Barhale operate as a tier 1 partner for blue chip, regulated and private clients. We work as
part of large frameworks, joint ventures and alliances, as well as on individual projects
developing long-standing relationships based on Trust, Integrity and Pride.
Our People We employ a direct workforce of over 800 employees nationwide. We recognise that our
business is only as good as the people we employ, which is why we value them so highly
and invest in regular training and development, utilising our dedicated training facility in
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How to apply: Please send your current CV and covering
We are an equal opportunities employer. We are determined that no job applicant or employee receives less
favourable treatment on the grounds of sex, pregnancy or maternity, gender re-assignment, sexual orientation,
religion or belief, marriage or civil partnership, age, race or disability. All information will remain confidential to
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