Job Title: Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Penrith, Cumbria
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car, healthcare, pension
Reference: BBBH64537_1497268775
Contact Name: Julia Doringer
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2017 12:59

Job Description

Estimator - Penrith - £60,000

Are you an ambitious Estimator looking to gain as many hands-on experiences as possible?

You have the opportunity to join a contractor with a growing presence across. They have huge growth plans over the next few years and are looking to recruit due to an increasing workload. They are seeking a Buyer to join their vibrant team on a permanent basis.

The successful Estimator will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects within the civil engineering/water/waste water industry.

Why This A Great Job For You?

Get your foot in the door at a rapidly expanding company that has a clear focus on career progression and employee support.

Gain invaluable hands-on experience with unlimited opportunity to take on as much responsibility as you wish to progress.

The Key Requirements

As a Estimator you will:

  • At least 5 years' experience Estimating
  • Experience within Civil Engineering.
  • Knowledge of the civil supply chain and commercial sector
  • Experience of NEC3 contracts
  • Have worked on projects up to £3m

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare analytical estimates to be used within tender bids and attend meetings, negotiate and record changes
  • Evaluate returned quotations from suppliers and when necessary bring quotations in line with the project specifications
  • Prepare and review tender documents
  • Assist the Estimating Manager in working with the site commercial team to ensure budgets and programs are reflective of actual delivery experience
  • Establish and promote best practice in health, safety and environmental matters

The Money

As the successful Estimator, you will receive:

Up to £45,000 - 60,000 per annum depending on experience and qualifications, plus a benefits package including a company car/car allowance.

The client would consider a Senior Estimator*

The Application Process

If you are interested in the role of Estimator please email your CV to OR call 0161 2411 222 to register your interest.

If this position isn't of suitability to you but you would like to recommend someone, please take a look at the following scheme we offer and see how it would benefit you to refer someone to Project Resource