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Date Added: Sat 14/01/2023


Chapel Allerton, LS7, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £44000 - £45000/annum

We are looking for a talented Estimator to join our team in our Newly Refurbished Offices in Leeds.

As an Estimator you will provide feasibility advice on new tenders, and produce appropriate documentation for inclusion that meet client and industry accepted standards. This will include preparing information and bill of quantities / schedule of rates for tender applications.

Other duties include:

Review as requested estimates / information from subcontract so as to ensure it adequately caters for the work being proposed
Provide information as necessary to Commercial Director for inclusion in reports to Board of Directors
Analyse and evaluate contract performance and budgets in accordance with systems and procedures
Attend site visits for re-measure of contracts
Prepare valuations including for any additional works
Ensure 'estimates for work' take adequate account of applicable legislation and recognised industry standards on health, safety, quality and environment
Produce documentation for tenders that contain sufficient provision for meeting applicable legislation and recognised industry standards on health, safety, quality and environment
Comply with health & safety requirements applicable to the place of work

Desirable Skills

Railway / civil engineering knowledge
2-3 years relevant experience in estimating within the civil engineering construction or relevant industry
Possess the ability and confidence to price projects with minimal supervision
Highly conversant in Excel
Adept with estimating software
Knowledge of contract types
Experienced in competitive bidding
Ability to derive Schedule of Rates
Adept in Bill of Quantities / take-off'sPreferred qualifications:

HNC / HND / Degree in Engineering discipline
MS Office - Essential

What's on offer:

A great working environment in our newly refurbished modern Head Office
A collaborative and friendly working culture
25 days holiday + Statutory Bank Holidays
Company Sick Pay
Training & Development opportunities
Paid Volunteer Days
Annual Flu Jabs
Employee Assistance Programmes for advice and counselling
Company Pension and Death in Service schemeIf you are interested in this role and would like to apply, please apply directly to this add or call me on the number provided
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