Trainee/Assistant Estimator

£15000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + package
03 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Sharla Swinbourne
Job Type

Trainee or Assistant Estimator wanted for specialist roofing contractor in Cambridgeshire paying up to £25,000

Your new company

They are a specialist Roofing contractor based in Cambridgeshire that has a strong customer base; with the majority of their order book coming from repeat business. They are well-established boasting a brilliant retention rate and great work environment. They take on large projects up to £1.5m, which are supplemented with a mix of projects ranging from £250k to £700k.

Your new role

You will be working alongside 4 Estimators where you will be assisting in the day to day duties of an Estimator and learning from an experienced team which will support you and develop your skills as an Estimator. You will be working your way up from a Trainee/Assistant to an Estimator given opportunities to undertake professional development in the form of internal training and external training, for example CSCS and SMSTS.

What you'll need to succeed

In order to succeed you will need to show a keen willingness to learn and a positive attitude. Familiarity with architectural drawings is essential as you will need to have a basic understanding of how these work in order to grasps the concepts and processes in Construction. Strong IT skills, particularly in Excel, are of similar importance.

What you'll get in return

In return you will be working with a company that cares for its staff and their well-being, proven by the development of an additional area so you can escape the office for a quick game of table tennis or just to take 5 minutes out. You will receive a salary dependant on experience and aptitude for the role which could be up to £25,000. You will be working in a scenic village with good local amenities and transport links. This is a truly exceptional opportunity.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Sharla Swinbourne now on 01223 464 577. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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