Estimator – Devon & Cornwall

Glanville Environmental is a reputable and thriving drainage and civil engineering company that has been a driving force in the South West region for over three decades. As we continue to expand our impressive portfolio of clients and secure long-term contracts, we are seeking talented individuals to join our passionate team. If you are ready to make your mark in the industry and be part of a family-owned business, this is your opportunity to thrive.

Take your career to new heights as an Estimator at Glanville Environmental. With our recent contract wins and continuous expansion, we are seeking talented individuals to join our team.

As an Estimator, you will have the opportunity to work from our multiple depots and offices across the picturesque regions of Cornwall & Devon. You will play a pivotal role in delivering a wide range of estimating projects, from individual repairs to major civil engineering projects.

Collaborating with an experienced team, you will have the chance to work closely with both longstanding and new clients, ensuring their needs are met while contributing to the company’s ongoing success and growth. We value a can-do attitude, self-management skills, and a self-driven approach, while also fostering a collaborative environment where teamwork is paramount in achieving outstanding results.

In this role, you will be entrusted with several key activities that will showcase your expertise and abilities:

  • Receive job and pricing requests from internal and external clients, utilising various management systems and collating necessary information.
  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of NEC contracts and apply your experience to build comprehensive scopes and competitive quotations for various schemes.
  • Maintain and update our company systems with relevant information, supporting the entire team in their daily tasks.
  • Utilise your proficiency in computer systems and software, particularly Microsoft Office, to calculate and generate accurate quotations.
  • Engage with client computer systems, facilitating pricing and auditing of ongoing works and upcoming projects.
  • Foster positive and professional relationships with our business partners, clients, and suppliers.

The above list is not exhaustive but gives a guide to the work we undertake and the qualities required of a successful candidate.

To thrive in this role, you should possess experience in utilities, preferably in water and sewage, and be familiar with the management style of the industry. Ideally, you will have specific experience in a similar role within the Water Utility Industry, particularly in the public and private sewer networks.

At Glanville Environmental, we offer a competitive package designed to attract and retain top talent. This includes:

  • A competitive salary commensurate with your skills and experience
  • A comprehensive pension scheme
  • 28 days of annual leave, including bank holidays, with the option to purchase up to 5 additional days
  • Health Cash Plan to support your well-being
  • A wellness program to promote a healthy work-life balance
  • Access to our accredited training academy, providing industry-led courses for your ongoing professional development
  • A Cycle to Work scheme that encourages sustainable transportation
  • Discount voucher scheme for various retailers, products and services

At Glanville Environmental, we take pride in acknowledging that our exceptional accomplishments are a direct result of the unwavering dedication and skill of our workforce. We are fully committed to fostering an environment that nurtures and develops our staff, ensuring plentiful avenues for continuous training and personal growth. By joining our team, you become part of a collective that is spearheading sustainable infrastructure in the civil engineering and drainage sector by revolutionising the industry, embracing innovation, and challenging conventional boundaries.

If you are looking for a secure and permanent position with a family-owned business and have the attributes that we are looking for, please apply today by filling out the form below or email your CV to

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