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Date Added: Fri 12/08/2022

Trainee Estimator

Portsmouth, PO1, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £25000 - £30000/annum package

Trainee Estimator

Fawkes & Reece are currently assisting in the search for an Trainee Estimator to join a Regional Main Contractor, based in Portsmouth. The contractor is one which carries out works across across the commercial, healthcare, education and light industrial sectors, with schemes typically valuing up to £10mil. Projects are a mix of new build, refurbishment and fit-out.

As Trainee Estimator, you'll be working alongside an Estimator and Senior Estimator within the pre-construction team, being responsible for take-offs, measurements and assisting in compiling tenders.

As Trainee Estimator, your duties will include but not be limited to:

Assisting with prepare work to be estimated by gathering proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents.
Assisting in identifying labour, material, and time requirements by studying proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents.
Helping compute costs by analysing labour, material, and time requirements.
Helping to resolve discrepancies by collecting and analysing information.
Helping to present prepared estimate by assembling and displaying numerical and descriptive information.
Helping to prepare special reports by collecting, analysing, and summarising information and trends.
Maintain cost data base by entering and backing up data.
Maintain technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications.

The ideal Trainee Estimator will have:

A construction related degree/equivalent qualification
At least 2 years in the Estimating role
Live within a commutable distance to Portsmouth
The right to work in the UK

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an up and coming contractor who can provide fantastic development opportunities and are huge on promoting from within. If you feel you'd be a suitable applicant for the role, please apply through the link below
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