Estimator

Location Wellingborough
Discipline: Office Recruitment
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££28000 - £30000 per annum
Contact name: Sundeep Kaur

Contact email: skaur@theonegroup.co.uk
Job ref: BBBH38641_1617910690
Published: 10 days ago

The One Group are proud to be working with an amazing business who have been on a great journey and continue to grow from strength to strength. They now have a brilliant role for an experienced Estimator within construction who can lead the way in projects.

This is a great opportunity for someone to join a business who truly invest in their staff.

Duties for this role:

  • General estimating for projects and ensure deadlines are met.
  • Understand and evaluate project, drawings and costs to ensure the client specifications are met.
  • Gathering information and set out costings for clients.
  • Work closely with other estimators in the business and other teams.
  • Develop relationships with supply chain partners and attend site meetings.

To be part of this team you must be experienced with estimating in the construction industry, have a great personality and enjoy working in a team.

To hear more about this role please click and we will be in touch.

Responsibilities of your typical day could include but not limited to the following:

  • Preparing and submitting quotations in the best interest of the company
  • Reading drawings and specifications gaining dimensions and details to prepare a tender.
  • Overseeing projects to ensure costs remain in line with tendered products and services.
  • Compiling bids for work by either drawing take off, schedule or prepared BQs.
  • Calculating the cost of materials, transport, labour, and equipment hire as required.
  • Obtaining quotes for all predicted requirements from sub-contractors and suppliers
  • Collating detailed price lists of everything needed on each construction project.
  • Clarifying the client's needs and expectations
  • Making use of relevant computer software such as Excel, Word, PDF to provide tenders.
  • Assessing and adhering to all risk assessments and health and safety requirements
  • Keeping up to date with cost increases on materials, supplier agreements, timescales
  • Liaising with others including construction managers, planners, QS and design team.
  • Presenting bids to clients by email or letter and answering their questions as required
  • Completing work updates and provision of quotes submitted to the relevant sales team.