Senior Estimator                   Piling               London                             £75k-80k
About the Client: My client has been established in the UK for over 20 years and are one of the leading piling contractors. They work throughout the UK and into Europe offering high-quality foundation solutions across many different sectors, such as: commercial, residential, industrial, power and more.
About the Role: My client are seeking to take on an experienced Senior Estimator that will take the lead of the department and report into the Managing Director. You will be afforded the opportunity to progress to director level once you have proved yourself. You will have a team of 4 already in place but you can also put your own stamp on it. You must

  • Prepare accurate and timely bid estimates on project specifications ensuring adequate return on the resources employed.
  • Estimate accurately each job and review the estimate with Estimation Manager in sufficient time to permit careful analysis, checking of calculations, and corrections as necessary.
  • Attend pre-bid meetings and determine scope of work and required contents of estimate.
  • Study tender specifications and project requirements and determine special conditions that may be ambiguous, present problems or result in unforeseen costs.
  • Prepare tender proposal with necessary clarifications/queries, assumptions and deviations.
  • Revise quotations as required and create estimates for alternate designs and perform cost comparisons
  • Manage a team and take the lead in growing the team also.

About the requirements:

  • You must have at least 10 years Estimating CFA/Rotary Piling experience
  • You must have experience of managing teams and taking on responsibility.
  • Ideally be academically qualified
  • Computer literate and excellent analytical skills.

About the benefits: Exciting opportunity to lead an Estimating department with a renowned contractor. This will progress to Director level and you will be na integral part of the business. Excellent salary and package.

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