Our Evolution begins with YOU


Applications Close 22nd November 2018

Competitive salary + numerous other benefits

Story Contracting are a rapidly expanding company and a highly respected name within the construction industry.  We acknowledge that our people are our biggest asset and offer excellent career development potential, a great working environment and a fantastic remuneration package.

Due to growth we have a new exciting opportunity within our Rail division for an Estimator, to be based from either Carlisle or Chorley.

You will be working in a competitive market and reporting to our Lead Estimator, your duties will include:

  • Estimating on a wide range of project types and values from £50k minor works projects to multi-million pound multi-disciplinary projects
  • Managing the tender process
  • Risk and opportunity identification
  • Ensuring Client’s requirements are met with a commercially viable tender
  • Building and maintaining effective and genuine Client and supply chain relationships
  • Effective communication of tender allowances to delivery team
  • Engagement with delivery team during projects to ensure continuous learning.

Self-motivated, practical and commercially aware, you will be used to working under pressure and to strict deadlines. Knowledge of the rail industry would be beneficial but not essential.

In possessing good communication skills, you will interact with people at all levels within the organisation and your customer focus will enable you to engage with clients and build relationships.

In return for your self-motivation and commitment to continuous improvements and profitability, you will receive a competitive salary, company car or allowance, matched company pension contribution of up to 5% (rising to 7% after 5 years’ service), cycle to work, help towards healthcare costs and national retail discounts.

I am looking forward to my future with Story and working on the variety of projects coming up.

– Stuart Ostridge, Rail Site Manager



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