Estimator

Recruiter
Location
Watford
Salary
£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted
28 Sep 2016
Closes
26 Oct 2016
Ref
2854124
Contact
Russell Kerley
Sector
Commercial
Function
Estimator
Job Type
Permanent

EXCITING OPPORTUNITY TO JOIN A GROWING CIVIL ENGINEERING CONTRACTOR

A fantastic opportunity to join a growing Civil Engineering Contractor based in Hertfordshire who are currently recruiting for an experienced Estimator to join their expanding team. A contractor who has been working within the industry for over 30 years and well established within London & the surrounding counties.

The Estimating role involves working in conjunction with the Quantity Surveying team within the company. Duties include the preparation of competitive sub contract groundworks and civils tender packages. You will require a good knowledge of Construction, Quantity Surveying and Estimating procedures, negotiation skills, and an ability to work to time scales.

To be considered for the Estimator job you will have worked in a similar environment and worked on such projects as: foundation design, piling, ground improvement, deep and new build basements for domestic and commercial markets on period and new build property developments.

You will preferably be BSc qualified (or working towards qualification) with QS and/or estimating experience gained in a civil engineering / groundworks main contractor or subcontractor environment. You will have good construction knowledge and QS skills, take off procedures and final accounts. Ability to show a flexible approach to your work, be used to working calmly under pressure and possess the ability to prioritise your workload. You will have good communication skills and be a competent user of MS Office, Word, Excel and Conquest.

An attractive package is offered, negotiable depending on experience.

If you have the experience mentioned above, we'd like to hear from you. If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Russell Kerley now.

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