Estimator

Recruiter
Zetta Recruitment Ltd/Maze People
Location
Manchester
Salary
£50000 - £60000/annum + Package
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This main contractor specialising in Civil Engineering has an opportunity for an experienced civil engineering estimator to be responsible for the production of estimates for a range of civil engineering projects. The role will include management of relationships with our designers and project managers and also with client teams and suppliers. You will have experience of successful construction estimating with a main contractor and sufficient site experience to provide you with a good basis to determine appropriate methods of work and assess production outputs.

Role:
• Preparation of civil engineering estimates
• Analysis of engineering drawings
• Material take-offs
• Preparation of sub-contractor and supplier enquiries and contract documents
• Liaison with clients, sub-contractors and suppliers
• Liaison with sub-consultant and in-house engineering design teams
• Assessment of different options and solutions
• Attending pre and post tender meetings/presentations.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
• A degree in Civil Engineering or Quantity Surveying
• Good knowledge of civil engineering contracts, relevant legislation and standards
• Civil Engineering estimating experience with a recognised Main Contractor
• The ability to work independently and to manage inputs from a range of specialist suppliers and in-house staff
• Good interpersonal and team-working skills
• Be results oriented
• Have the ability to work under pressure
• Good computer skills, especially Microsoft Excel and Word, and ideally some experience of Microsoft Project and an estimating software system.

REWARDS:
On offer is a leading salary dependent upon experience with leading benefits package.

To apply, please send your CV to Amjaid or contact 01216432727