Estimator – Civil Engineering

£35000 - £42500 per annum 
Job Type:
Building and Construction 
Job Ref:

This specialty civil engineering sub-contractor has an opening for an Estimator.
Reporting directly to the Commercial Director, you will assist in preparing estimates for a wide range of construction services.

The Role:

As an Estimator, you will calculate quantity take-offs, material, labour and equipment costs, to prepare project cost estimates.

You will be working with a variety of contractors to determine the scope of work and prepare final quotes, communicating pricing and scope of work letters to the customers.

You will be researching historical data such as productivity analysis reports, then compile summary reports to develop guidelines and setting precedence and procedures for future estimates.

You will create project updates and bid package estimate documents. Along with this you will also maintain files of working documents for back-up to the project estimates, assisting in analysing conceptual estimates against actual cost data.

Our client also needs you to monitor bid results and competitor activity, as well as perform additional assignments as requested to further improve the estimating process.

The Estimator role may involve a small element of travel for site visits, for which a Company vehicle can be provided, or a mileage allowance.

The Candidate:
In order to be considered for this exciting role you must have experience of estimating within a construction environment.

It would be advantageous if you have worked within the civil engineering side – including road, land and site development.

You must have a general knowledge of estimating techniques, cost control and material pricing. You will have the ability to calculate mathematical extensions, read and understand engineering drawings, purchase orders, contracts, cost coding systems.

You will have the ability to assume responsibility and to interface and communicate effectively with others.

The Company:

Established 15 years ago this civil engineering specialist subcontractor work across the UK on large and small projects nationwide ranging from £500 to £600,000 in value.

They offer a range of Hydro-demolition services as well as ground-works for commercial clients.

To apply to this Estimators role please email your CV to the link below or call Adam Shaw on 0121 362 2336

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