Estimator (Construction and Architectural)

24000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
07 Oct 2019
18 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Estimator (Construction and Architectural) - Doncaster - cGBP28k - 28 days holidays increasing to 33, Mon-Fri, pension, life assurance
* Estimator / Specification Support
* cGBP28,000 per annum
* 28 days holidays per year (20+8) 1 extra per year up to 33 (25 plus 8)
* Monday to Friday - 8.30am to 5pm - 1 hr for lunch
* Company pension scheme and life assurance available
* Friendly and supportive team environment
Our client, a nation wide provider of archetectural systems, are keen to recruit an Estimator / Specification Support to work closely with the external sales teams, customers and contractors, supporting the successful management and completion of a wide range of projects. Training will be provided for candidates with a degree level qualification so this role is ideal for someone looking to start a career in the Construction / Architectural industry or someone already in a similar estimating support role.
Responsibilities of the Estimator / Specification Support include:
* Calculating budget costs and rates for Architects and Main Contractors
* Providing material estimates and quotations for Sub Contractors using in-house estimating software
* Running thermal calculations & u-values and carrying out basic structural calculations using excel based software
* Specification writing and providing technical advice & solutions
* General admin duties when required
To apply for the position of Estimator / Specification Support you will need:
* Proficient with Microsoft programs (Word, Excel, Outlook etc.)
* A College or University level qualification in construction or other relevant subjects
* Ability to read and interpret Architectural Drawings and Specifications
* Basic CAD skills (would be advantageous)
* Knowledge of Aluminum architectural systems (would be advantageous)
* Ability to work as part of a team with good interpersonal and communication skills is essential
Estimating, quotation, training, support, coordination, development, fenestration, technical, specification
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