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    £35k - 45k per year

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    Rhian Newman

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    about 1 year ago

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Rob title: Estimator

Location: East Yorkshire

Job type: Perm

Salary / Rate: £35k - £45k

Great opportunity for an experienced Estimator to join a market leader in the Construction sector based in East Yorkshire. This flexible and very-well established employer has completed numerous prestigious projects across the UK in a variety of sectors and is continuing to expand. This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience of Estimating in the growing Modular sector, and to work across Design and Build projects in Education, Residential, Commercial, Health, Retail and others.

The role:

  • Providing accurate tenders / quotations from client’s enquiries.  
  • Liaising with external stakeholders including client, sub-contractors and suppliers
  • Creating enquiry packages including detailed scope of works
  • Prepare tender return documentation including CSA, prelims breakdowns, margin analysis and VE schedules
  • Close interface with sales team personnel
  • Projects can vary from £4m - £20m
  • Able to read and understand construction drawings and carry out detailed measurement and take off from tender information

The candidate:

  • Estimating experience on Design & Build in New Build projects in various sectors such as Education, Residential, Commercial, Health and retail
  • Highly numerate and able to understand construction drawings
  • Advanced use of Microsoft Office including Word and Excel
  • Knowledge of the key terms of JCT D&B and NEC3 forms of contract would be ideal but is not essential
  • Knowledge of modular construction useful but not essential – training will be provided
  • HNC/HND or degree in Construction preferred but not essential

What’s in it for you?  

  • Gain experience in the growing Modular sector
  • Work on a vast array of sectors so no day will be the same
  • Work with a friendly team of motivated professionals in a company that is experiencing continued growth
  • Competitive package

To apply, send your CV in response to this advert or for more info, contact Rhian Newman at Thorn Baker on 0117 2033 444 or rhian@thornbaker.co.uk

Key skills: Estimator, Construction, QS, Modular, JCT, NEC, Excel, East Yorkshire