At DBR we pride ourselves on the skills and dedication of our teams. We are passionate about investing in our staff and therefore provide various training support.

We provide training in heritage crafts and conservation management through NVQ’s, continuing professional development and vocational courses to ensure our managers and craftspeople are fully equipped to deliver complex conservation projects.

Current Openings

We are looking to employ a full-time Estimator to join our dynamic Estimating Department based in Westminster.

The ideal candidate will have experience pricing works with a combination of labour plant and materials as well as subcontract packages. They will have excellent communication skills, be able to meet strict deadlines, work under pressure including working on multiple estimates at one time. Experience in the conservation and restoration industry desirable but not essential.

They will also have a passion for the restoration, conservation of historic buildings.

Position immediately available subject to CTC security checks.

Victoria Street, London

• Reading and understanding tender information
• Preparing and sending out subcontractor and supplier enquiries
• Organising subcontractor site visits and meeting them on site.
• Reviewing the scope of works on site
• Inputting labour, plant, materials and subcontract prices on to our estimating system.
• Carrying out a comparison of subcontract prices.
• Take off quantities from drawings and site dimensions and details.
• Prepare tender stage programme of works.
• Prepare tender letter with clarifications.
• Adjudicate the tender with the senior estimators before submitting.
• Assist in quality submissions.
• Attend post tender interviews.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Construction related degree/ qualification


• Good computer literacy including proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Project.
• Salary is negotiable depending?on experience
• You will be entitled to 22 days holiday rising with length of service, annual discretionary bonus and pension.
• Ability to obtain CTC clearance.

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We are looking for a graduate assistant Project Manager to join our Project Teams based in Westminster delivering historic building conservation projects. Min 2 years experience in building construction preferably with an historic building bias along with meticulous health and safety and stakeholder engagement. Position immediately available subject to CTC security checks.

Visiting sites, attending meetings with client and architect on sites across London

- Experience in building restoration and conservation or appropriate degree/ qualification
- Passion for the restoration, conservation of historic buildings

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The Health & Safety Manager is a new position at DBR to support a growing business. The role would be full time and based in Victoria, London.
The role would support DBRs Principal Contracting business DBR London along with its divisions and sister companies DBR Southern, DBR Leadwork and DBR Conservation.
The role would comprise the establishment of in house health and safety support alongside the companies external health and safety advisors and as the organization grows to develop the health and safety department including training.
This is an exciting opportunity to help develop a high profile specialist company through its next stage of growth and to maintain its market lead as a ‘go to’ conservation business in the UK.

Minimum Requirements

Chartered Member of IOSH
Environmental Health qualification
10 years experience in constructional safety
Ability to obtain CTC clearance
Temporary Works Coordinator
First Aider
Mental Health First Aid Certificate
Fire Marshal certificate
Fire risk Assessment Certificate
Experience in creating CPP’s

Please respond by sending your CV to
No positions currently available
DBR is always looking out for talented craftspeople to join our teams including stonemasons, stone carvers, conservators, conservation bricklayers, plasterers and mortar specialists, gilders, polychrome specialists, fine decorators, conservation joiners, leadworkers, slaters and tilers. Please contact
DBR offers training for craft apprentices and construction graduates working alongside our highly talented craft teams, technicians and project managers. Please contact

For more details and to apply please quote the name of the job in the email subject. Please send your CV and cover letter to

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