Estimator – RC Frames & Groundworks – Hertfordshire

Estimator / Senior Estimator


Groundwork & Reinforced Concrete Frame Subcontractors – Some of the best!


Hertfordshire: Welwyn Garden City, Borehamwood, St Albans


£70,000 – £120,000 + Benefits (negotiable around this level depending on experience)


The Businesses:


I have four roles available with specialist concrete frame and groundwork subcontractors based in Hertfordshire. Each of these businesses are well known names with one company operating at around £30 million turnover while the others all operate above £100 million turnover.


Individual details on each employer can be provided to interested parties.


I have worked with most of these businesses for over 10 years and can guarantee them to be some of the best businesses in this sector.


The Position:


Due to an ongoing strong workload, each of these clients are looking to strengthen their existing estimating departments by adding an experienced Estimator / Senior Estimator to the ranks.


The roles will involve the usual duties such as putting together tenders for concrete frame and groundwork packages in and around London for commercial and residential schemes. Usual package values range from £1m up to £50m each depending on which organisation you are interested in:


  • 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




For these roles you must have:


  • Previous experience working for a Reinforced Concrete Frame or Groundwork subcontractor
  • Knowledge of pricing RC Frame and / or Groundwork packages
  • A steady background showing longevity with individual contractors
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in this or a similar role


Salary / Remuneration:


Due to the level of these roles and the experience needed I am looking to target candidates currently earning anywhere from £70,000 to £120,000 per annum (self-employed rates available) or around this level.


Salaries / rates will be negotiable at the point of interview depending on the level of experience.


With the basic salary our clients offers the usual packages of car allowances and benefits plus some offer annual bonuses which can be 10% to 20% of your annual salary.


To Apply:


These positions are immediately available so if you feel you have the relevant experience please apply with your details / CV to:


If you have any questions you would like to discuss prior to sending through your details, please call Andrew Jackson at Cityscape Recruitment on: 01923 750095.


About Me:


I have over 12 years’ experience in civil engineering & construction recruitment. During this time I have specialised in the niche sector of concrete frames, groundworks, basement construction and demolition.


Q: What does this mean for you?


A: I have connections with most of the companies in this field. I can offer you options with a variety of the best employers in this market. In addition to this, I have an in-depth knowledge on each of these employers. I can tell you all about their set ups, projects, future plans and what they can offer you as an individual moving forward.


I am always open to having confidential conversations with individuals interested in expanding their careers. If the right options don’t exist for you right now, we can stay in touch. If however, we have companies that could be ideal for you; I can tell you all about them.

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