Job Title: Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northamptonshire
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car/Allowance, Bonus & Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH64381_1494525624
Contact Name: John Bakewell
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 11, 2017 19:00

Job Description


Company: Main Contractor
Salary: Up to £45,000
Benefits: Car or Allowance (£5000), Pension, Health, Bonus (£2-3k per annum)

The Opportunity

We've been retained by a successful, privately owned contractor to identify a key hire for their Preconstruction Team based from their head office just outside Northamptonshire. This opportunity would suit an Estimator that is currently working for a civil engineering subcontractor with aspirations to work for a main contractor. My client will consider an established Estimator looking for a fresh challenge or an experienced Assistant looking for a step up.

With over 25 years successful trading, this company has grown to become one of the UK's largest privately owned contractors with a group turnover fast approaching £500m. They are a national company, operating from a network of regional offices. As a multi-disciplinary contractor their core sectors include building, civil engineering and rail, with project values exceeding £100m.

The Key Requirements

  • An Estimator or experienced Assistant Estimator with a knowledge of pricing ground works and concrete structures.
  • Background in building or civil engineering sectors considered.
  • Educated to a high standard in a relevant subject.
  • Knowledge of conquest software would be ideal.
  • Full UK Driving Licence.

Ideal Locations

Northamptonshire, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, M1 or M40 Corridor
** Applications are welcome from candidates willing to relocate **

Why apply?

  • They are a privately owned company that offer a flexible working environment.
  • They have excellent staff retention and promote from within.
  • You will be joining a thriving, 'self-financing' business that is financially very stable and achieves 10% growth year on year.
  • This is a great opportunity to progress your career with an excellent remuneration package on offer.

The Application Process

Please submit all applications via this job board or send your CV directly to in the first instance quoting Vacancy #64381. We will contact you within 3 working days if your application has been successful.

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