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Estimator (Groundwork's & Frames)

  • Location: Hertfordshire
  • Sector: Civil Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Position: Estimator
  • Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 903854_1515499093
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Job description

Key Experience
  • Degree qualified in a relevant Commercial or Engineering qualification
  • Experienced producing Groundwork's or RC Frame Estimates (additional training provided)
  • Previous Subcontractor experience or direct delivery for a Main Contractor
  • Experience producing estimates up to £8 million
  • Working from 1st Principles

The Company

With over 20 years' experience and rated in the top 10 of UK concrete frame companies, our client specialises in the direct delivery of groundwork's, demolition, civil engineering and concrete frame packages on major projects.

The Role

Reporting into the Commercial Director and working as part of an established Estimating and Pre Construction team.

You will be working to 1st Principles on Groundwork's and RC Frame projects, based in London and the South East Your responsibilities will include:
  • Undertaking estimates in accordance with Company procedures.
  • Provide indicative pricing support for business development.
  • Assist with the preparation of the financial elements of the tender, giving effective financial input and advice.
  • Identify opportunity and risk during tender process and surrounding pricing.
  • Maintain register of key assumptions within estimate
  • Maintain tender estimate file
  • Obtain feedback from site teams on estimating adequacy and current costs
  • Resolve cost discrepancies by collecting and analysing information.
  • Attend meetings (pre and post tender) with Professional Team and Client.
  • Attend site visits.