Intermediate Estimator – Waltham Abbey - £45K or £230 – Sub-Cont

Recruiter
LJB Recruit
Location
Waltham Abbey, Essex
Salary
£40000 - £45000/annum
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Intermediate Estimator – Waltham Abbey - £45K or £230 – Sub-Contractor

My Client:
My client is a specialist sub-contractor within wall and floor tiling for residential and commercial properties. With an annual turnover of £15M, my client has been established for over 20 years. My client has established themselves as the tiling contractor of choice with projects ranging in value from £5K - £2M.

Due to a recent surge in demand from the busy London construction market, my client is now seeking an Intermediate Estimator to join their team. As an Intermediate Estimator, you will be supported by the Managing Estimator who will be an excellent mentor with further professional development.

Intermediate Estimator – Waltham Abbey - £45K or £230 – Sub-Contractor

The role and responsibilities:
•Upon instruction from the Estimating Manager, the Estimator will print, file and review the information on the tender
•After review of the issued information, the estimator is to price and prepare the quotation
•Tender Query Schedule showing any queries to be raised with the MC from first review of the documentation. This schedule will be ongoing throughout tender process should any further queries need to be raised, all answers / comments received by the MC should be recorded on this schedule.
•If a lump sum price is required, measure of works to be completed from scaled drawings either via hard copy or electronically using the current measuring software (Bluebeam).
•For a lump sum price, the quantities from the measure will be inputted on the issued Pricing Schedule / Bill of Quantities.
•For either a lump sum price or re-measurable price (pricing the BOQ issued) the Estimator is to amend the descriptions of the items on the Pricing Schedule where required
•Pricing of works to be completed via manual build of rates or via contacting sub-contractors for prices.
•All quotations received from suppliers & sub-contractors are to be saved in the Estimate file on the server in the ‘Suppliers’ Folder, a printed copy should be filed in the Estimate file in the correct
•Value Engineering options to be sought where possible
•Pricing of prelims to be completed based on the review of all documentation paying special attention to (where issued) the programme, schedule of facilities, schedule of attendances, logistics & traffic Management Plan, Site Waste Management Plan
•Ensuring the Pricing Schedule balances, that there are no formula or calculation errors creating any discrepancies on the rates or calculated totals.
•Completion of tender Clarifications ensuring all clarifications is project specific.
•Create where required Programme of Sub Contract works and Labour Histogram using the appropriate software (excel or other programming software).
•Review of tender with the Estimating Manager to ensure all scope of works and requirements are priced along with confirming OH&P before submission.
•After receiving confirmation to submit the quotation, the Estimator is responsible for the submission of the quotation ensuring the correct number of copies is issued

Intermediate Estimator – Waltham Abbey - £45K or £230 – Sub-Contractor

You – The Intermediate Estimator
•Estimators will be successful for this role if they have 5 years work experience with a sub-contractor working within Estimating
•You will ideally have worked for an ‘interiors’ sub-contracting environment and ideally with experience of pricing tiling packages
•You will be able to hit the ground running, with instruction from the Managing Estimator
•You must live within 45-minute drive of Waltham Abbey

Intermediate Estimator – Waltham Abbey - £45K or £230 – Sub-Contractor

The Benefits:
•The role can be either freelance (direct invoice) or permanent on PAYE basis
•This role offers 23 days holiday per year (paid)
•A relaxed office environment with hard working but fun ethos
•After a period of time, once trust has been established this role would potentially offer an opportunity to work from home on some days out of the working week

Intermediate Estimator – Waltham Abbey - £45K or £230 – Sub-Contractor