Estimator (Civils/Electrical)

North Lanarkshire
25000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + with company benefits
20 Nov 2020
08 Dec 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
Defour Partnership have the pleasure of recruiting on behalf of their client for an Estimator which is based in Cambuslang.
This is an exciting new opportunity to work for an Electrical Engineering company based in Cambuslang that is rapidly growing and has sites across the whole of the UK.
The Estimator will play an important role in the organisation and will be responsible for examining and determining costs for electrical projects and preparing bids. We are considering candidates who have previously worked in an Estimator role within any type of utility.(ideally Civils or Electrical background)
The roles duties include:
* Overseeing projects to ensure costs remain in line with forecasts
* Compiling bids for work
* Calculating the cost of materials, transport, labour and equipment hire
* Obtaining quotes for all predicted requirements from sub-contractors and suppliers Collating detailed price lists of everything needed on each construction project Clarifying the client's needs and expectations
* Reading blueprints and taking measurements
* Use of relevant computer software such as Excel, Word
* Assessing and adhering to all risk assessments and health and safety requirements Keeping up to date with inflation, exchange rates and projected timescale costs
* Making visits to proposed construction sites
* Liaising with others including construction managers, planners and design teams Presenting bids to clients and answering their questions
* Completing work quality submissions
* Preparing and submitting quotations for work
This role will have opportunities for growth and development as the organisation continues to grow and also the opportunity to work with some great people and be part of a great vision. In return you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, generous annual leave, pension contribution. If you feel you fit the bill and have been working in a similar role please apply online or contact Joanne Diver for more information