Estimator - Marine Civils

Recruiter
Vsa Marine Ltd
Location
Portsmouth
Salary
£45-50k
Posted
11 Apr 2017
Closes
11 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Estimator - Marine Civil Engineering
£45-50k
South Coast UK
Permanent, Full time

We are currently looking for a Marine Estimator, reporting directly into the Managing Director, to work on a broad range of marine civil engineering contracts. This is a great opportunity to join a growing business and playing a fundamental part in their continued expansion, with good potential for progression.

What you will be doing:
* Working with the MD on new opportunities, including bid and tender documents, presentations and sales meetings.
* Liaising with clients to discuss layout plans, amend drawings and consult as an industry expert.
* Appraisals of tender documents
Preparing materials and labour costs
Visiting sites across the UK, Europe and Worldwide.
Contributing to the design process and attend design meetings
Preparing detailed cost estimates including preliminaries
Ensure a smooth handover to the project and site teams, working closely to ensure each project runs smoothly and on time.
* Contract negotiation, analysis and review to ensure that all parties are working within fair contractual obligations.

What you will need
* Relevant Civil Engineering qualifications
* Considerable experience in Marine Civil Engineering, i.e. Jetty's, Pontoons, Marinas, Waterways, Docks, Footbridges, Flood Defences etc. including sheet piling
Commercial acumen - this is a client facing role and you will be expected to consult with clients on design, layouts, projects timelines etc.
* Good understanding of sheet piling