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Senior Estimator

  • £75,000 - £85,000 + Benefits
  • Civil Engineering
  • Hampshire

Are you an experienced Estimator who has proven success of pricing demolition and earthworks projects in the UK with values in excess of £1M?

My client who is a reputable enabling works contractor is recruiting permanently and is looking for an Estimator to join their demolition division.

If you are interested in discussing this further, please get in touch.

About the company:

Our privately-owned client is an award winning specialist contractor who undertakes technical projects throughout Hampshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Surrey, Oxfordshire and London. Having been established for over 25 years and with a group annual turnover in excess of £45M, this client has grown year on year into a multi-disciplined provider of demolition, earthworks, remediation, and waste management and  they pride themselves on their excellent reputation to deliver projects within budget and to program, whilst always maintaining high standards and quality.

About the opportunity:

Due to continued company growth, my client is recruiting permanently for a Senior Estimator who holds proven experience of putting together tenders, project costings and valuations for technical demolition and earthworks schemes valued in excess of £1M.

General duties and responsibilities will include by not be limited to:

  • Preparation of tender submissions
  • Measuring and take-offs from drawings
  • Producing bills-of-quantities
  • Cost Planning
  • 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 you have proven success of pricing demolition and earthworks projects valued in excess of £1M. You must hold a construction industry degree or professional qualification (MRICS or MCIOB), a good understanding of the JCT standard forms of contract and hold excellent IT skills (particularly Microsoft Excel).

About the benefits and rewards:

For this permanent opportunity, my client is looking to target professionals who are looking to earn anywhere from £75,000 to £85,000 per annum, however, specific salary will depend on experience and suitability.

Furthermore, there will be a generous package offered which includes private medical insurance, company car, phone, laptop, pension and 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays).

How to apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please send a copy of your CV to or call the main office landline on 01923 750 095 to discuss further on a confidential basis.