Estimator / Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Peterborough
Salary
£30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + package
Posted
07 Feb 2017
Closes
07 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Estimator / Quantity Surveyor - Civil Engineering and Construction firm based near Peterborough up to £50,000

Your new company

They are a medium sized contractor with projects both in civil engineering, with highways constituting a large part, and construction such as new builds and refurbishment projects in Education, Residential and Commercial. The company has been going from strength to strength and has plans to increase turnover to circa £15m over the next 5 years.

Your new role

You will be performing a dual role in Estimating and Quantity Surveying. You will be predominately working on the construction side of the company pricing jobs on various basis's including: D&B; competitive tenders; open book NEC and negotiated tenders. The role itself will be around 60% focused on estimating and the remainder on the quantity surveying. You will be working in a fairly small team reporting to the Managing Director and working alongside the project Contract Managers.

What you'll need to succeed

Ideally you will come from or have worked for a main contractor as you will need to know the nuts and bolts of building. Experience will be more important than qualifications and you should have experience pricing jobs from £150k up to around £4m. Ideally you will have around 3 or 4 years experience and be looking to grow with the company.

What you'll get in return

You will be working with a team that respects and values its employees and be given reasonably free reign to get on with the task at hand. Depending on your experience salary will go up to circa £50,000 and working hours will be 8:30am to 5pm with 20 days holiday and pension.

What you need to do now

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