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  • £50,000 - £75,000
  • Civil Engineering
  • London

About the company:

Our privately owned client, who is based in London and has been established for over 25 years, is a multi-disciplined Demolition, RC Frame and Civil Engineering contractor that prides themselves on their excellent reputation to deliver commercial and residential within budget and to programme, whilst always maintaining high standards and quality. As a group, they currently turnover £120M and have the capability of working as both a principal and sub-contractor for their blue chip clients.

Our client recruits only the best people, who are motivated, dedicated and can work with a professional outlook. Having worked closely with this client for many years, I would highly recommend them as they offer an excellent working environment where they encourage individuals to grow, develop and expand. Furthermore, with a close management team, the business has the ability to offer a real family feel, assuring that you will be a name rather than just a number within the organisation.

About the role:

Due to continued growth and a healthy pipeline of work, my client is currently recruiting permanently for an experienced Estimator. The successful individual will report directly to the Estimating Manager and will be responsible for putting together tenders, project costings and valuations for demolition and groundwork’s packages throughout London.

Duties for this position will include, but not be limited to, the following:

Preparation of Tender Submission
Producing Bills-Of-Quantities and schedules for estimating programs/tender projects
Attending project visits
Measuring and Take-Offs from drawings
Cost Planning
Attending pre and post contract meetings with clients
Build-up of Tender Price from first principles based on plans, programme and scope of works

About the requirements:

In order to be considered for this opportunity, it is imperative that individuals have proven success of working with either a civil engineering or specialist demolition contractor in the UK in addition to holding a minimum of 5 years’ experience in this or a similar role. Furthermore, it is imperative that the successful individual is able to use Asta in order to write programmes.

About the benefits and rewards:

For this permanent position, we are targeting candidates looking to earn anywhere from £50,000 to £75,000 per annum, however, specific salary will depend on experience and suitability.

Furthermore, there will be a generous package on offer in addition to the usual benefits associated with a large successful company.