Job Title: Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: £40.000 - £48.000 per annum
REF: J7190_1567766811
Contact Name: Jouel Potter
Contact Email:
Job Published: 17 days ago

Job Description

Estimator - Leicester - Up To £48,000 per annum

We are recruiting for an Estimator to join our reputable construction client that are opening a new branch in Leicester. The client carries out a range of projects including; commercial, new housing and charitable projects.

Overview of the Estimator Role
* Leicester location, close to the Motorway
* Salary Range, based on experience, £40,000 - £48,000 per annum
* Mileage allowance
* Own transport needed

Responsibilities of an Estimator
* Experienced estimator, familiar in all forms of construction.
* Can tender for SMM7 projects and price elementally.
* The role include visiting sites and dealing with clients face to face.
* Has the ability to interpret what is required from basic plans and elevations and write their own specification of works.
* Input into the design process to aid value engineering.
* To be able to work out from experience what form of construction will be required structurally.
* Liaise with designers and project managers.
* Manually take off quantities.
* Write a specification of works to suppliers and subcontractors and obtain appropriate prices.
* Obtain design prices.
* Price the project using Microsoft Excel.
* Create a typed quote and specification in Microsoft Word.
* Aid in presenting the scheme to clients.

Requirements to be an Estimator
* A minimum of 10 years' experience in Construction
* Should be collaborative and a team player
* Comfortable working in a small office

Contact Details: If you are interested in applying to this Estimator position, then contact Jouel Potter today on 0116 262 3733 or email
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