Estimator

    Employer Daniel Charles Construction

    Location Lincoln

    Industry Civil Engineering

    Contract Full Time

    Job Type Permanent

    Deadline 27/11/2019

    Description

    The Role: Office based, 5 days a week, working in Dunholme, Lincoln.

    The candidate must have road & sewer experience / background with knowledge of aspects of groundworks to DPC on new build developments and building work.

    Required Skills

    The ideal candidate is organised, can multi-task, has attention to detail, confident with MS Office tools and have good communication skills

    Ability to work alone but can liaise with different members of staff and various suppliers, use of conquest estimating software would be an advantage.

    Responsibilities

    Handling multiple road and sewer projects including oversites and building works as required up to £2m, be able to understand construction drawings to take off quantities, utilising specialist estimating software packages (Conquest). Having the ability and experience to work independently to produce accurate and competitive tenders

     

    • Appraising tender documents, preparing sub-contract and material enquiries
    • Producing bills of quantities
    • Risk and value management
    • Preparation of budgets, estimates and cost plans
    • Internal Tender adjudications and external client presentations.
    • Have a good understanding of current CDM 2015 Health and Safety requirements, modern methods of construction and contractual awareness.

    Experience

    The ideal candidate with have experience in;

    • Highly organised and commercially astute
    • Working in the Construction / Civil Engineering Industry
    • Fully conversant with Conquest Estimating
    • Working experience of presenting technical and complex information to an adjudication panel
    • Excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise own workload
    • Excellent attention to detail
    • First rate communication skills both written and verbal
    • Minimum 5 years’ experience

    If you feel your experience is right for this role and you are looking to work for a well-established, reputable, family run, Lincolnshire construction company, we would love to hear from you.

    The Package

    • Company Car or Car Allowance
    • 34 Days Annual Leave inc Bank Holidays
    • Inclusion into the companies NEST pension scheme

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