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Estimator – Dry Lining Contractor

  • 35,000 TO 55,000
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • London

Estimator – Dry Lining Contractor

About the Employer:

Our client is a Dry Lining Contractor who are part of a well-established Construction and Civil Engineering Group with a recent combined turnover circa £100m. Specialising in internal packages ranging anything from £50,000 to £5m including Partitions, Ceilings, Floor Screeding and Rendering systems predominately within the residential sector, this Specialist Contractor have built long standing relationships with a variety of House Builders including Fairview and Redrow Homes. Main areas of operation are Southern Home Counties, but with a strategic growth plan, our client is now breaking into markets within London and Northern Home Counties.

About the Opportunity:

Due to high demand and company expansion are Client is in the market for experienced Dry Lining estimators. This is a fantastic opportunity for those that are looking for stability and opportunity for career development. The professional must be experienced in  dry lining, plastering and screeding to assist the team in preparation of quotations for dry lining packages varying from £50,000 to £5,000,000+.


Knowledge of Dry lining, partitioning, screeding, suspended ceiling and rendering systems, Good team work ethic with ability to work alone under pressure to achieve tender return dates, Preparation of detailed quotations from take off stage through to post tender negotiations, including good communication skills dealing with clients, Knowledge of On Screen Take Off software (preferably Conquest estimating and on screen take off software) and ability to build/adapt newly implemented system, Willingness to develop the estimating element of the business primarily to enable the office based team to concentrate on the management of secured contracts, Good knowledge of Excel and Word, Ability to work with procurement team to obtain project rates based on detailed quantities at early stage, Good logging/record keeping skills for easy reference at contract stage, Ability to offer value engineering options, Good time management prioritising workload to achieve deadlines, Produce detailed target sheets from quotations for sub-contractor payments and able to assist with surveying duties when required including assisting/guiding Apprentice Surveyor.

About the benefits / rewards:

Our client supports, develops and understands their employees and offer employee stability through permanent long-term employment and a stable working environment. You will be well rewarded for your hard work with a remuneration package that will correspond to the individuals experience and skills. The salary ranges from £35,000 to £55,000 will be on level of exposure to industry.

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