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Estimator

  • £40,000 - £60,000
  • Civil Engineering
  • London

About the company:

Established over 25 years ago, this is a client that we have worked closely with over many years. As the business has grown in size, so have their projects, with schemes ranging in value from £1m – £15m. They have a diverse range of work with the ability to achieve their targets in budget and on plan. With Health & Safety a priority, my client operates with the highest of quality to their works and it shows by the strong relationships they have built with a variety of clients from residential developers to large main contractors. A key point about this business is their high retention of staff, this is due to the family nature of the company.

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 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.

About the rewards / Benefits:

Based upon level of exposure to the industry and particularly this fast-paced sector, the basic salary offered for this position is between £40,000 – £60,000. With the basic salary, our client offers the usual package of car allowance and benefits, plus they offer an annual bonus.