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Estimator – Groundwork And Frame Subcontractor

  • £60,000 - £80,000 Per Annum + Benefits
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • London

Estimator – Groundwork and Frame Subcontractor


About the company

Our client is a leading RC frame and groundwork contractor who have built a reputation as professional and experienced in the successful completion of packages ranging in value from £1 Million to £50 Million. Since their inception over thirty years ago, this family-led company have proven their ability to deliver these complex schemes in budget and on plan.

The current turnover for this business is in the region of £100 Million with steady growth projected over the next five years. As a client we have worked with very closely over a number of years, their high staff retention stems from the professional manner in which the team operates. Becoming a member of the team at this business is to become a member of the family.

About the opportunity

Following continued growth, our client is looking to strengthen their existing team by adding an experienced Estimator / Senior Estimator to the ranks. This is a permanent position within a business that has great staff retention due to how they treat their staff. The duties in this role will include preparation of tender submissions, measuring and take-off from drawings, producing bills of quantities, build-up of tender price from plans, programs and drawings, cost planning among others. You will also be tasked with attending pre and post contract meetings with clients.

About the benefits and rewards

Based upon level of exposure to the industry and particularly this fast-paced sector, the basic salary offered for this position is between £60,000 – £80,000. With the basic salary, our client offers the usual package of car allowance and benefits, plus they offer an annual bonus. This is an excellent opportunity for the right professional to develop and progress their career with a well-established business that can support that ongoing development as they continue to expand and grow the company year on year.

About the requirements

To be considered for this opportunity, previous experience working for an RC Frame or Groundwork subcontractor must have been gained. A strong knowledge of pricing for groundwork packages is essential and a stable career history, showing longevity in previous roles of this nature. An individual with 5 years’ or more experience in a similar role will be preferred.