JOB TITLE: Estimator (Civil Engineering and Construction)

Industry : Construction & Civil Engineering Job Location : City of London
Job Reference : 9503 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 10/04/2013
Salary & Benefits : £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Description

Estimator (Civil Engineering and Construction)
£35,000 - £40,000 + Benefits

The Role
As an Estimator working for an established contracting company you will be responsible for estimating the tender and project costs for various projects mainly around civil engineering and buildings. This role has been created due to expansion and you will be based at the headquarters in North West London and will be
involved in the following duties:

*Tender bills of quantities and take off
*Calculating and estimating of tender costs
*Dealing with suppliers and subcontractors gathering bids and budget pricing
*Working with the engineers and architects to specify their designs
*Evaluating the construction project plans to ensure they are consistent with the estimates

The Requirements
As an Estimator you will have at least 5 years experience in a similar role working on civil engineering or construction projects. You will have excellent communication and problem solving skills and will be looking for an opportunity within a growing and dynamic organisation. You will be a strong negotiator, a good team player and any experience with rail or underground would be highly advantageous.

The Company
With over 20 years experience as an award winning contracting company; this is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Estimator to join a growing organisation.

The Package
Salary is between £35,000 - £40,000 depending on experience plus benefits including 25 days holiday and healthcare

Job Keywords

Estimator, Cost estimates, budget pricing, civil engineering, rail, underground, forecasting

Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Engineering recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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