Careers with the Advance Group

Thank you for interest in working with Advance Construction Scotland. We are always on the look-out for new talent and skilled individuals. As our business grows, we seek to recruit individuals who are passionate about their role within our business.  Our staff are our business, and we reward our staff with generous training, potential for growth and development and industry competitive salaries.

If you are interested in working with Advance Construction Scotland, please send an up to date CV stating which type of role you would be best suited to

Current Vacancies

Commercial Manager – Multi Utility Infrastructure

The role:

Based in our Livingston office the role will include the general management of commercial information for our utility contracts with the ability to add value to the contract through profitability, governance and increased efficiencies. The candidate will be expected to provide accurate financial reporting on a weekly/monthly basis as required. Management of the supply chain accounts both financially and contractually will be a key component. The applicant will have the necessary skills to build and maintain effective client, internal and supply chain relationships.

Key Responsibilities:

Understanding and experience of Utilities Contracts
Experience of estimating would be advantageous but not essential
Place subcontract orders in accordance with the main contract
Monitor costs against programme and overall P&L responsibility
Ensure compliance with contractual obligations
Proactively reporting to customers
Monitor internal expenditure against budget/forecast
Compliance with health and safety standards and procedures
Seek opportunities to maximise value and minimise costs
Implement and monitor all systems and procedures and ensure effective operation
High communication and presentation skills
Maximise efficiency of reporting techniques/systems
Utilise and develop I.T. systems currently in place
Ensure own management and skill base is developed and ensure development of any reporting staff
Proactively keep up to date with current and changing legislation
Support and coach other team members’ commercial and contractual awareness
Ability to engage with client
Ensure compliance with corporate governance
A good working knowledge of Microsoft Software including MS Word

Excellent salary and benefits for the right candidate

Please register your interest along with your CV to Lynsey Breen, Director of Strategic Operations

Experienced Multi-Utility Mains and Service Operative

Due to continued growth we are seeking a Multi-Utility Mains and Service Operative to work in an extremely fast paced environment.


Job Title: Multi-Utility Mains and Service Operative
Salary: Competitive
Location: Scotland

As the Multi-Utility Mains and Service Operatives you will be responsible for:

• Undertaking excavation works, both on Developer Site and The Public Highway to NJUG standards for laying of utilities.
• Installation of Water, Gas and Electric Mains and Services to meet quality and compliance standards in accordance with an approved design drawing.
• Backfilling and Compaction of Excavations to meet Developer and necessary HAUC specifications
• Installation of Water and Gas meters to service connections
• Ensure ACU and Developer Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental policies and standards are met.
• Provide necessary work records undertaken on a daily basis
This is not an exhaustive list of activities, so it is important that applicants have great organisation skills and are used to working in a fast-paced environment.

Essential Attributes

• NCO gas service/mains laying
• NCO water service/mains laying
• SCO 1,2 and 5 trained CP
• Electric/gas/water SHEA
• Water Hygiene
• NRSWA excavation, backfill and reinstatement in highways
• 180/360 excavator trained and certified
• Banksman/slinger trained and certified
• Use of Abrasive wheels

Please register your interest along with your CV to Lynsey Breen, Director of Strategic Operations

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We are always looking for hard-working and enthusiastic employees and regularly employ throughout the year. Fill in your details below to be added to our database for future consideration.

All applicants MUST be in possession of a valid CSCS, CPCS or CPC card, for their relevant position.