Estimator

Negotiable

Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

posted 07 Jun 24

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Estimator

Negotiable

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About this role

Estimator

North East | Work from home
Full time | Monday to Friday
Permanent
Salary | £60k plus package.

Search Consultancy are working in partnership with a progressive, growing utilities contractor who are looking for an estimator to join their current estimating team on a permanent basis. This company has had substantial growth over the last 7 years to a turnover of 20 million, which is still growing.

This is a really good opportunity for somebody with civils estimating experience to join a company that is in an upcoming market focusing around ev and fibre infrastructure and substations construction. The team currently have 15 tenders in process at present with more on the horizon.

This role will be home based and the successful candidate will be estimating the costs for the project, products and services, reporting to the operations director and in collaboration with the commercial team providing the reports and quotations for each individual phase of the projects.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
* Researching the cost of items such as materials, transport, labour and equipment
* Establishing and maintaining relationships with contractors and vendors
* Getting quotes from suppliers and contractors within a specified time frame
* Assessing the risk levels associated with a project
* Preparing and submitting quotations and details of costs for work to be done
* Assisting with bids for new contracts
* Monitoring the costs at the different stages of a project to ensure it stays within the estimated costs
* Be able to read drawings, client specifications and provide a detailed scope of works with breakdown.
Skills and Qualifications:
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, ability to work at all levels
* Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure
* Good presentation skills both written and verbal
* Ability to prioritise workload, work to tight deadlines
* Demonstrate contractual understanding of buildings contracts
* Minimum 3 years experience.
Remuneration:
* Circa- £60k basic
* Pension contributions of 6%
* Private healthcare
* Death in service benefit
* Bonus scheme- 2x a year, dependent upon performance.
If this is the role for you or you would like to discuss this further, then apply now.
Please note that only applicants with the required skills and experience detailed above will be considered for this role.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

  • Contract Type

    Permanent

  • Specialism

    Construction & Property

  • Working pattern

    Full Time

  • Job ref

    Req/647820

  • Expiry date

    07 July 2024

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