Estimator/Quanity Surveyor

02 Feb 2018
02 Mar 2018
Lydia Norton
Contract Type
Full Time



£Excellent + Quality Car

John Martin-Hoyes Limited are building and civil engineering contractors involved in all aspects of construction work.

John Martin-Hoyes Ltd is part of the JMH Group of construction related companies enabling it to offer a complete 'in-house' design, build and construction service to its clients across all building and civil engineering disciplines.

We have a vacancy for an Estimator / Quantity Surveyor, mainly office-based working for a privately owned company in Lincoln. Dealing with both private and public-sector clients your Estimator and QS knowledge will be key to ensuring that every project is delivered on time and on budget. You will be responsible for delivering a range of interesting and diverse projects up to £5 million in value, both new build and refurbishment. You may come from a consulting or main contracting background or you may have progressed from a junior estimating position and be looking for the next challenge and a step in your career.

Experienced management and supervisory staff ensure the company meets its responsibilities and obligations in relation to CDM and Health & Safety, both in its role as Principal Contractors and, if required, CDM Co-ordinator.

Key Estimator responsibilities to include:

  • Preparation and submission of tender proposals
  • Production and management of accurate estimates, including subcontract enquiries, cost monitoring and preparation of valuations and final accounts
  • Management of sub-contractors
  • Working closely with clients, commercial and contract delivery teams

Key Estimator/QS specification:

  • An experienced Estimator / QS from a construction background
  • Relevant Degree / HND qualification
  • RICS accredited or equivalent is desirable
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Methodical style of working
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Team working ethic
  • CSCS Card Holder

The role offers an excellent career move for the successful candidate, along with the opportunity to work within a progressive forward-thinking company. An excellent salary package and a quality company car will be offered.