Nicol of Skene Careers
As a result of our continuing growth and the award of several long-term contracts, Nicol of Skene are looking for people to fill a variety of roles.
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Jobs Available
Civils Chargehand
Requirements
  • Experience in all aspects of civils works
  • All relevant qualifications / tickets necessary
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Location
Various Sites
Type
Full-Time Permanent
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NICOL OF SKENE IS HIRING!

Nicol of Skene are seeking Civils Chargehands to join our team.

Due to continued growth and the award of long-term contracts we require Civils Chargehands to assist in our projects.

For more information regarding this post please contact Neil Mutch directly on 07736 615517 / neil@nicolofskene.com.

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Water Chargehand
Requirements
  • Experience in all aspects of civils works
  • All relevant qualifications / tickets necessary
  • For more information please click "More Details" below
Location
Various Sites
Type
Full-Time Permanent
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NICOL OF SKENE IS HIRING!

Nicol of Skene are seeking Water Chargehands to join our team.

Due to continued growth and the award of long-term contracts we require Water Chargehands to assist in our projects.

For more information regarding this post please contact Neil Mutch directly on 07736 615517 / neil@nicolofskene.com.

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Groundworker
Requirements
  • Experience in Hard Landscaping and Site Works
  • For more information please click "More Details" below
Location
Various Sites
Type
Full-Time Permanent
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NICOL OF SKENE IS HIRING!

Nicol of Skene are seeking Groundworkers to join our team.

Due to continued growth and the award of long-term contracts we require Groundworkers to assist in our projects.

For more information regarding this post please contact Neil Mutch directly on 07736 615517 / neil@nicolofskene.com.

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Quantity Surveyor
Requirements
  • This person will form part of a team of Quantity Surveyors, managing costs on a wide variety of projects. Please click "More Details" below for further information on the role.
Location
Main Office
Type
Full-time Permanent
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Due to continued expansion and growth, Nicol of Skene are seeking a QUANTITY SURVEYOR to join our busy Commercial Team. 

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 The successful candidate should ideally:

  • Have a minimum of 5 years' experience within the construction industry.
  • Have a good understanding of Post-Contract work.
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  • Be able to work as part of a team with Contracts Managers and Estimators.
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  • Have strong written and verbal skills
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  • Be willing and able to learn new software systems. 
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  • Be career driven and have aspirations for progression.

In return you can expect:

  • Excellent remuneration package for the right person.
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  • Training and Development.
  • Progression opportunities. 

For more information regarding this post and to apply please contact Stephanie Nicol directly at stephanie@nicolofskene.com or call us on 01224 744473.

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Labourer
Requirements
  • Dumper and Roller / CSCS card
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Location
Various Sites
Type
Full-TIme Permanent
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NICOL OF SKENE IS HIRING!

Nicol of Skene are seeking Labourers to join our team.

Due to continued growth and the award of long-term contracts we require Labourers to assist in our projects.

For more information regarding this post please contact Neil Mutch directly on 07736 615517 / neil@nicolofskene.com.

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Estimator
Requirements
  • Be proficient with word processing, spreadsheet and estimating software such as Evaluate.
  • Have the ability to work under pressure to meet set goals, budgets and deadlines.
  • Have a strong understanding of the civil engineering and multi-utility construction estimating processes.
  • Be technically qualified with an HNC or equivalent relevant construction qualification.
Location
Nicol of Skene Main Office, Aberdeenshire
Type
Full Time/Permanent
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Nicol of Skene are currently recruiting for an Estimator to join our innovative and growing team.  The correct candidate should have a vast knowledge in the industry and add value to our busy Commercial Team. 

The successful candidate will successfully manage all estimating with regards to project pre and post contract by conducting estimates on materials, time and labour costs. They will also be competent in preparing, negotiating and analysing costs for tenders and contracts.

The Duties

  • Prepare and submit tenders, including assisting in all aspects of projects throughout the entire tendering cycle, from instruction through to contract award and completion.
  • Produce technically competent, financially viable and competitive tender packages
  • Utilise all available information and technical knowledge to prepare cost effective, value engineered, competent and compliant tender quotations including keeping up to date with inflation, rates and projected timescale costs.
  • Lead and take part in pre-tender discussions
  • Lead and take part in planning, tender and handover meetings with internal staff and commercial colleagues.
  • Maintain and populate Evaluate system
  • Participate in Tender review with relevant Contracts/Sites Managers and Commercial Manager
  • Assist Quantity Surveyors with the preparation and submission of Variations to contract
  • Carry out site visits and measures
  • Cost reporting and forecasting to Line Manager
  • Produce tender statistics for analysis
  • Participate in Business Generation reviews of submitted tenders
  • Identify hazards, asses risks and make recommendations to Line Manager
  • Generate business and establish client relationships 

 

The requirements

  • Be proficient with word processing, spreadsheet and estimating software such as Evaluate.
  • Have the ability to work under pressure to meet set goals, budgets and deadlines
  • Have a strong understanding of the civil engineering and multi-utility construction estimating processes.
  • Be technically qualified with an HNC or equivalent relevant construction qualification.

 

The Benefits

  • Excellent remuneration package
  • Company vehicle or car allowance alternative
  • Private Health Care

 

To apply, please send your CV to enquiries@nicolofskene.com, alternatively call our main office on 01224 744473 with any queries.

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Senior Finance Manager
Requirements
  • BSc Honours in relevant degree
  • Knowledge of the strategic importance of managing commercial risk
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience working at Management Level
  • Working knowledge of Sage Packages
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft packages, Excel, Word
Location
Westerord, Skene, Aberdeenshire
Type
Permanent
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An exciting opportunity has become available with a leading Civil Engineering and Multi-Utility Contractor in the North East of Scotland. 

 

Nicol of Skene are looking for a Senior Finance Manager to join our innovative and growing team.  The correct candidate should have a vast knowledge in finance and provide quality support to maximise management and business decision making activities.  Financial reporting will extend to forecasts, budgets and reporting to the board of directors.

 

The Duties

  • To manage a dedicated portfolio if business efficiently and in a professional manner, ensuring a professional image at all times.
  • To follow guidance and direction given by board of directors to ensure that company policies and procedures are implemented and adhered to.
  • Ensure action plans are in place and reviewed on a regular basis to ensure the achievement of all targets set and are in line with business goals
  • Ensure all costs are controlled within budgets
  • Provide financial support to prioritise business objectives
  • Develop and embed robust and simple standard decision support tools and techniques for investment, contract evaluation and fleet assessment
  • Liaise regularly with the Managing Director in terms of service matters, business objectives, financial aspects, innovation, and business growth opportunities.
  • Liaise with external auditors
  • Produce monthly management accounts and P&L reviews

 

The Benefits

  • Excellent remuneration package
  • Private Health Care
  • Appealing employer pension contribution

 

To apply, please send your CV to stephanie@nicolofskene.com, alternatively call our main office on 01224 744473 with any queries.

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