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Estimator

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Canterbury, Kent
Industry:
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package
Start Date: ASAP
REF: TFEDG1_1497457811
Contact Name: Thomas Fitzpatrick
Contact Email: thomas.fitzpatrick@danielowen.co.uk
Job Published: 15 days ago

Job Description

Role: Estimator

Location: Kent

Job Description:

We are currently recruiting on behalf of a well-established Groundworks and Civil Engineering contractor, who are searching for a key member to their pre-construction team due to a steadily increasing workload. This is the perfect opportunity for someone who is looking to build upon their Groundworks and Civil engineering estimation skills within a stable company, who see the value in the continual development of their staff. If you are an experienced estimator for the Groundworks and Civil Engineering sector looking for a local opportunity, this could be a great opportunity for you.

Daily responsibilities of Estimator will include:

  • Prepare and lead the compilation of tenders, depending on level of experience
  • Develop client and consultant relations and manage expectations
  • Comply with estimating processes to ensure it complies with standing orders
  • Work in conjunction with administration staff in preparation of the estimate
  • Provide input to the handover process from estimating to contract
  • Provide data as requested to review the performance of the supply chain member
  • Attend meetings with Client, Designers, Quantity Surveyor's, etc. where necessary
  • Provide input into the review of supply chain members

Requirements for the role of Estimator:

  • Experience estimating and tendering for Groundworks and Civil Engineering contracts
  • Relevant Commercial or Construction degree, or vocational equivalent
  • A desire to build upon your current skillset and be a part of a growing organisation
  • Confidently communicate with all members of the pre-construction team, directors, clients and consultants
  • Cost planning
  • Computer literacy
  • Strong commercial awareness and commitment to achieving deadlines
  • Some experience in Building Surveying would be ideal

If you feel you would be well-suited for this position please apply, or contact Tom Fitzpatrick for more information 0207 248 0000 or e-mail me on .