Assistant Estimator (Civil Engineering) Permanent

Recruiter
Alltek Recruitment
Location
Bournemouth
Posted
09 Feb 2018
Closes
13 Mar 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
About this Role:

My client is looking to appoint a Trainee / Assistant Estimator to work on a variety of Civil Engineering and Structures projects out of its established Bournemouth base.

This position could appeal greatly to a Civil Engineering or Construction Graduate, ideally with some site based experience.

Key Responsibilities

Assist with the tender process on larger projects and develop your skills with support on tenders appropriate to your knowledge

Demonstrate a calm, confident and professional manner, plus self-motivation and ability to use your initiative

A willingness to obtain and use knowledge of the industry, including new technologies and methods

Develop relationships with key subcontractors to facilitate work winning

Work closely with other estimators and other pre construction staff.

Give support and advice to the estimating team on commercial matters where possible.

Be organised and prioritise tasks & manage time effectively to ensure deadlines are met.

Financial and contractual needs of a tender are fully met in line with the required standards and time constraints.

Support the team in giving the Client/Client`s Representatives timely and accurate information

Plan activities to endear customers to want to work with us again.

Advise your local Director of any new CR activities and provide support to these activities where possible.

To demonstrate an appropriate level of awareness and assist as part of the pre-construction team to ensure that we comply with SHE.

Maintain responsibility for your personal health and safety whilst at work.

Be aware of the QA procedures and Group Standing Orders at all times.

Key Skills and Qualifications:

Degree/HNC/HND in Quantity Surveying/Construction/Estimating related subject.

Ideally some site based or office based Construction experience.

Ambitious with high aspirations.

Excellent organiser with proven time management skills.

Numerate with good IT skills.

Excellent communication skills.

About the Company/Client/Project:

Well respected Regional Civil Engineering and Construction Company.

Requirements including certificates and qualifications:

Engineering background essential with a minimum of a HNC in Civil Engineering or equivalent.

Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK

Alltek specialise in Civil Engineering vacancies and is a leading recruitment consultancy on Southampton

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