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Estimator – Groundwork And RC Frame Contractor

  • £60,000 - £80,000 Per Annum
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Essex


About the company

Our client is a highly respected and well-established family-run RC frame and groundwork contractor who have grown at a steady rate since their inception over 12 years ago. They possess highly-trained and dedicated teams with a vigorous approach to health and safety standards and
environmental practices meaning they can deliver projects carried out to the highest levels
of workmanship. A diverse project portfolio has gained them a loyal client base offering repeat business as they have shown they can deliver on plan to a high quality.

This is a dynamic and vibrant business who specialise in demolition, piling, groundworks and reinforced concrete sub & superstructure works offering the complete solution to all project requirements. These works are able to be completed to such high standards due to their in-house capabilities and a strong teamwork ethic. To join this company is to become a part of that family ethos with success at the forefront in all aspects of the business.

About the role

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 rewards and benefits

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.

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 concrete frame & 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.