Estimator - Utilities

Humres Recruitment Limited
28 Mar 2018
25 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description Estimator - Utilities

Provide competitive tenders for Multi-Utility Projects meeting strict tender deadlines and client requirements.

About the Client:
Our client is a leading, fully integrated civil engineering and utility services company, providing expertise and extensive knowledge to the UK's largest construction projects. They have a range of capability that includes delivery of complex large-scale multi-utility and infrastructure projects across the public and private sectors.

About the Role:
Provide competitive tenders for Multi Utilities (Gas, Water, Electric and Communications) for a varied client base.
Attend site to survey potential risks or liaise with client.
Maintain communication between Estimating and Operations for transparency.
Manage client's expectations during the tender process.
Provide support to Quantity Surveyors for pricing additional items, variations and alternative rates for ongoing projects.
Keep the estimating team up to date with incoming/outgoing tenders and provide information at a weekly meeting.
Provide handover to operations and commercial department.

About the Candidate:
Utility sector experience
Understands Standard Methods of Measurement.
Good understanding of estimating principles\
Excellent understanding of standard forms of contract e.g. JCT& NEC
Experienced in a similar role for a minimum of 3 years
Suitable experience working with estimating software packages
Good communication skills
Full UK Driving Licence

Points of Appeal:
Expanding Contractor
Fantastic working environment
Excellent career prospects