May 19, 2021

Senior Estimator

£50,000 - £70,000 yearly
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  • Cumbria, UK

Job Description

Job title Senior Estimator Projects Roads, groundworks, surfacing, foundations, reinforced concrete, car parks, remediation, sewers, drainage, concrete, demolition, foundations etc. Location Cumbria The client An established Civil Engineering / groundworks contractor based in Cumbria Projects - list as above Prepare competitive tender bids for contracts with Local Authorities, Public Utilities and private clients. Key Job Responsibilities Involved in and oversee the whole process from tender submission and negotiation to securing project/contracts Carry out material take offs and send out enquiries to subcontractors and suppliers for each tender. Price up all rates from basic principles broken down on a labour, plant, materials and subcontract basis Required to do Bill of Quantity take offs for certain drawing and specification tender opportunities Send out sub-contract enquiries / compare and interrogate sub contract quotations Price up all preliminary items for each tender Excellent knowledge of various forms of Construction Contracts Attend pre-award / pre-contract meetings Attend internal handover meetings to contract management Good technical knowledge and able to fully understand technical specifications Ability to undertake several estimates simultaneously and complete to agreed deadlines. Analysis of tender documentation Candidate requirements Good interpersonal skills to provide the client with a first class customer service Qualifications: Relevant degree or HNC in Civil Engineering Knowledge and required Skills Minimum 10 years experience in Civil Engineering Industry All applicants must have worked as a Senior Estimator for a civil engineering contractor in a previous role Familiar with the Civil Engineering Standard Method of Measurement Fully IT literate Ideally from a Site Management / project management background with a good understanding of construction techniques, productions and outputs. Has preferably undertaken an estimating role in a similar, medium-sized civil engineering business Key Personal Attributes Hardworking personality First class analytical and technical skills Hands-on approach Tenacious, able to interpret requirements from the basic of information Results orientated and ability to hit tight deadlines if required Team player Career Objective The ideal candidate will be seeking a role in a medium sized successful business Salary £50,000 - £70,000 - Salary will depend on experience and would come with the usual benefits package Car allowance 24 days holiday Healthcare , Pension, If you want to apply please email me Call me if you have other questions on (phone number removed) Anderselite Ltd operates as both an Employment Agency and Employment Business. Our non-discrimination policy can be viewed on our website

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