Being an Employee Owned business, every employee is an owner of the business, all working towards one goal......a great place to be!

Sutcliffe Play is committed to improving the quality of children’s play through the design and manufacture of playground equipment. Its ambitions for growth are matched only by its total commitment to quality at every level and its determination to provide a rewarding environment for its employees.

We currently have vacancies for the following positions:

Junior Estimator

We are looking to recruit a Junior Estimator who will assist with the managing and design layout of quotes/tenders required for our playground designs.  The costing aspects of the scheme will be achieved using Auto Cad and Excel Spreadsheets, ultimately passing on the projects to the Play Area Designers.

The post holder will be integral in helping to develop our business and achieve our commercial targets by maximising the efficiency of all costings within timescales and budgets.

The successful candidate will have the ability to use appropriate design software.

For this role the candidate will have the following skills and expertise:

  • IT Skills with AutoCAD and Excel Spreadsheets. Must be confident with both applications.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at any one time.
  • Ability to think clearly under pressure and prioritise work load.
  • Self-motivated and efficient time management.
  • Quick learner.

The successful candidate will be working closely with the PAD Manager and training will be given.

Competitive salary package to include non-contractual incentive and profit share schemes.

Anticipated commencement date is mid-August to Sept.

For a full job description or to apply for this position, please send a covering letter and CV to

Sutcliffe Play is an Employee Owned business and an equal opportunities employer.