Assistant Estimator

Recruiter
Madden Hill
Location
West London
Salary
£35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted
14 Apr 2017
Closes
14 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assistant Estimator

A very credible main contractor who has an established client base in the South of England and London is currently seeking an Assistant Estimator to join their pre-construction team. Based in Woking and with a turnover more than £250m, they have grown its UK wide reputation for building some very interesting and large scale infrastructure, build and civil schemes up to the value of £150m. The Assistant Estimator however, will be focusing on build projects in London and the South East region within the Education and Healthcare sectors on schemes up to £40m.

As Assistant Estimator, you will be responsible for:

  • Preparing documentation to assist the Senior Estimator
  • Gathering details for developing subcontractor packages
  • Preparing documentation for the Quantity Surveyors
  • Maintaining internal supply chain databases
  • Ensuring that finishing touches are complete when submitting tenders
  • Enroll on internal and external training courses

To be considered for the Assistant Estimator position you must have the following skills and experience:

  • Industry recognized degree or equivalent experience - Civil Engineering / Construction Management / Commercial Management / Quantity Surveying / HND etc.
  • CSCS Card and relevant tickets
  • Very strong communication and written skills
  • Negotiation skills
  • Can adapt to working on site and in the office
  • Computer literate - Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel

This opportunity will offer the successful candidate a fast-tracked career in the Estimating environment and will give you the opportunity to work on interesting and demanding UK based projects. You will be paid a generous basic salary with a car allowance, travel expenses, private healthcare and a contributory pension scheme.