We are looking for an Estimator to join our clients organisation. Our client offers a professional service with a strong emphasis on health & safety, quality control, value for money and corporate responsibility. They take pride in what they do and have a track record for constructing buildings to a very high standard.
As an Estimator you will be responsible for preparing, reviewing and evaluating cost estimates. Additional duties will include, but not be limited to:
Communicate with trade partners and team members regarding new and current projects
Ensure timely completion of estimates
Understand scope of works to bid
Incorporate Sub-Contractor/Suppliers prices in tenders
The successful Estimator will be well organised and self-motivated. In addition, the following key skills and experiences are essential:
Demonstrable experience in construction estimating
Detail orientated and driven
Be able to read architectural plans and develop cost estimates
Strong understanding of the local construction Industry
Proficiency with M S Word and Excel
Be able to multi-task and meet strict deadlines
The candidate needs construction experience, ideally scaffolding, rope access, cherry picker, Steeplejack type services.
Examples of our projects are high-level window cleans, glazing replacements, cladding replacement, various scaffolding.
The types of works are typically external to the buildings/assets.
It is the responsibility of the candidate to be able to work alone so visit sites, collate information from the sales team and price works in a formal quotation/proposal.
21 days holiday
Car/car mileage-discuss in the interview.
Around 4 to 5 years. Need to be able to use excel-as we are still classed as a 'start up' all very processed, and we need a candidate to get involved in that.
9 months ago