Estimator


Location: Type: Date Posted: Salary: Job ID: Contact:
North West - All Permanent January 7th 2019 £20,000 - £22,000 APH/FP/2019/0701EST Pippa Holland

Estimator

Oldham

£20,000 - £22,000

Key Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Working within the estimating department to produce high quality, accurate estimates, presented in a legible, analytical and logical format for both new build and refurbishment projects ranging from £25k – £2.5m.
  • Responsible for packaging up the tender documents, liaising with subcontractors to acquire prices, preparation of accurate take offs and producing a full breakdown of pricing.
  • Utilise estimating software as part of the estimating process - Conquest Estimating Software.
  • Successful tenders to be taken forward – issue job file to the Site Manager and organise the handover meeting with QS/Site Team.
  • Responsibility for ensuring construction drawings are issued to site and revisions are circulated – drawing registers to be kept up to date and issued.
  • You are expected to work to ensure we follow Quality/Health and Safety and Environmental procedures laid down by the Company adhering to ISO 9001/14001 & 18001 guidelines.
  • You are required to work as part of a team to complete work-related tasks to ensure the smooth running of the projects and the business as a whole.
  • You are required to attend training courses as appropriate.
Required Competencies Skills & Qualifications:
  • You must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience working as an Assistant Estimator/Estimator in Construction.
  • Fluency in implementing and using estimating software – Ideally Conquest.
  • Degree qualified or equivalent - or working towards.
  • Good communication skills, be well organised and able to work under own initiative with some supervision from the Senior Estimator.
  • Good IT skills
  • Enjoys working as part of a close-knit team
  • CSCS Card required.