Construction Estimator

Reference:

MS CE 3753754

Sector:

Building & Engineering, Contracts Management

Salary:

£26,000 to £35,000 Per Annum

Benefits:

+ Excellent Bens

Town/City:

London

Contract Type:

Permanent

We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the Residential Property sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Construction Estimator who will support the company operations by writing detailed quotations to send to clients and have an extensive knowledge within the construction industry and be up to date with the latest regulations.

Construction Estimator’s Core Duties

  • Preparing work to be estimated by gathering proposals, blueprints, and specifications
  • Identify labour, materials, and time requirements based on the above
  • Computing costs by analysing labour, materials and time requirements
  • Resolving discrepancies by collecting and analysing information
  • Liaising and negotiating with consultants, sub-contractors and clients
  • Preparing estimates by assembling and displaying numerical and descriptive information
  • Preparing special reports by collecting, analysing and summarising information and trends
  • Maintaining cost database by entering and backing up data
  • Maintaining technical knowledge of building regulations
  • Contributing to team effort by accomplishing smaller quotes for the maintenance department
  • Dealing with queries over emails and phone promptly

Construction Estimator’s Skills required

  • Degree educated (preferred)
  • Experience working within a construction company
  • 2 years experience in surveying (preferred)
  • Experience estimating in the construction industry on projects valued up to £1 million
  • Knowledge of building regulations and other industry standards
  • Interpretation of CAD drawings, inclusion of measurements
  • Good experience using Word, Excel and G-mail
  • Great attention to detail
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • A good re-call/memory of ongoing jobs

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