Building Services Estimator

Recruiter
Michael Page
Location
Harlow
Salary
£35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
30 Aug 2019
Closes
25 Sep 2019
Ref
14042724/001
Contact
Dexter Brunt
Function
Estimator
Job Type
Permanent

The chance to work for a leading Building Services company as an Estimator. Covering maintenance and refurbishment on both Domestic/Residential properties as well as commercial properties. The company also plans to venture into new-builds in the very near future.

Client Details

The client is a leading Building Services provider who specialise in the maintenance and refurbishment of both residential and commercial sites. The company also plans to venture into new-builds in the very near future.

Description

Responsibilities include:

  • Communicate with supply chain and team members regarding new and current projects
  • Prepare estimates and purchase orders in detail for all products
  • Ensure timely completion of estimates
  • Understand scope of work to bid
  • Manage bid pricing from all suppliers
  • Prepare cost analysis
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with vendors and subcontractors
  • Submit tenders in timely manner
  • Present tender adjudications to directors

Profile

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 3+ years experience in construction estimating
  • A relevant degree
  • Be able to read architectural plans and develop cost estimates
  • A strong understanding of residential construction processes and refurbishment
  • Proficiency with MS Word and Excel, and estimating software such as Conquest or similar
  • Be able to multi-task and meet strict deadlines
  • Impeccable problem-solving skills
  • Review and evaluate cost estimates

Job Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits package
  • Career progression
  • Training
  • 32 Days paid holiday + bank holidays