Estimator

Recruiter
Kalcrest Site Services
Location
Bury
Salary
£50000 - £55000/annum Car allowance or Company car
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Currently Recruiting an Estimator for my client due to expansion.

The successful applicant will be required to:

- Assess all relevant technical issues
- Carry out site visits
- Prepare take-offs and materials schedules
- Prepare subcontract enquiries and evaluate quotations
- Prepare estimates and outline programmes for the costs of the works
- Coordinate tender submissions including health and safety, environmental and quality elements
- Submit proposals to clients
- Negotiate terms and conditions with clients prior to contract award
- Participate in tender handover meetings

Skills:

- Good IT skills, including Microsoft Office suite of software
- Knowledge of Conquest estimating software and Microsoft Project
- Necessary skills to review construction drawings
- Ability to produce estimates from first principles
- Capability to work on multiple tenders and budgets
- Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality at all times
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Good time management and organisational skills
- Ability to work under pressure to strict deadlines

Experience: The successful applicant will have already worked in a similar role for a civil engineering contractor, pricing works involving earthworks, concrete, drainage and remediation etc.

Benefits: Pension, private healthcare, car allowance or company car