Estimator

Recruiter
The SmartList
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Mar 2018
Closes
22 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
LOCATION: Leighton Buzzard

JOB TITLE: Estimator

SALARY & BENEFITS: Competitive

WORKING HOURS: Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm

THE COMPANY: Our client is a well-established company based in Leighton Buzzard
who are a main contractor in building construction and refurbishment (mainly for the Council and local architects). They also offer a one stop shop for design and build. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Estimator to join their team on a full-time permanent basis.

Key Responsibilities for the Estimator role:-
  • Accurate taking off
  • Proactive support to existing staff and managers
  • Site surveys prior to undertaking estimate
  • Identifying key trades & materials for a project
  • Tendering to sub contractors
  • Understanding & negotiating materials prices
  • Formulating specifications
  • Price checking with suppliers
  • Helping with procurement of materials
  • Meeting clients
  • General support to staff
  • Possible day release for further education

This role will be supported by managers and all work and pricing will be checked prior to being released.

THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate for the Estimator will be highly organised with the ability to work under your own initiative. You will be a motivated individual and be able to work independently. You ideally will live within a commutable distance to Leighton Buzzard.

Key skills and experience for the Estimator role:-
  • Minimum of 1 years' experience in general construction as an estimator required
  • Know the principals of measuring accurately as a professional estimator

Does this sound like you?
If the answer is yes please hit the "Apply Now" button today.

You will be forwarded an online application form to further strengthen your application and we will respond to you in due course. Good luck...