|Job Ref:||204651586||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Wisbech||Address:||Post Code:||PE13||Salary:||£60000 - £70000/annum + Car||Post Date:||09/10/2016 03:03|
Do you want to be a different kind of Estimator and are you looking for such a role that encourages you to be different? Well read on.......|
The Estimator our client is looking for will thrive in the following environment:
Personnel commitment from each and everyone.
A non-confrontational attitude and a "no-blame" culture.
Every project completed on time.
A relaxed working environment.
Minimal standard forms.
However you will have as a minimum:
A Main Contracting background.
Practical knowledge and an understanding of Construction methods.
Demonstrable ability to price tenders unsupervised or with minimal supervision.
Be able to price from first principles, including price outputs for labour and plant and L&P hours reconciliation.
Be comfortable with using Microsoft applications.
Be able to prepare own Bills of Quantities from drawings and specifications.
Experience of using a computer Estimating system, preferably Conquest.
Have experience of and be comfortable with pricing Tenders of all procurement types (plan & spec, BQ, Design & Build with values of a minimum of £50k to £5million or above.
To be part of a small but busy team. Initially working on Project Tenders for Main Contracting works, but later to price Construction Tenders for sub-contracting. The Project team executes contracts direct for Clients and are currently 1 of 4 Contractors chosen for a 4 year Framework (turnover circa £8m average job size £550k - £1m, maximum job size £5m) .The Construction team executes groundwork and concrete frame packages as a sub-contractor to Main Contractors (turnover circa £35m per annum - average job size £2m to £4m, maximum job size £15m).
There may be a requirement for 1 or 2 days out of the office attending site and client meetings.
An Award winning Company formed over twenty years ago, they are an ambitious growing company with the resources of a PLC but with the feel of a "family business".
Starting out with exactly one person and a gang of labourers, in the first year of trading they recorded £800,000 of works!
Twenty-one years on this has risen in a controlled and sustainable manner to a current turnover in excess of £15million. Their reputation and success is built upon the knowledge, experience and personal commitment of the team.
The structure of the company has developed hugely since its formation to ensure that it is able to meet customer's requirements and has now expanded into a professional organisation with a workforce exceeding 100 people operating from a purpose built Head Office.
Their core values are honesty, commitment, dedication, and most of all, teamwork.
They believe that teamwork, coupled with expertise and a skilled labour force is what enables them to consistently deliver quality projects on time. This consistent delivery is a major factor in why they obtain significant amounts of repeat business on projects ranging in value from £25,000.00 to £6 million.
ARE YOU READY FOR THE CHALLENGE THAT THIS VISION BRINGS?
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
Let's address the elephant in the room! This role will be challenging! But it will suit you if you like to hold positions of responsibility and take satisfaction from working in a style that brings out the best in the whole team and puts into action a structured method of working. If you are dynamic, an excellent communicator both verbally and in writing and someone who works well within a team, then this is a role for your serious consideration.
The commutable catchment area for this role is: King's Lynn, Peterborough, St Neots, Cambridge, Thetford.
£60k-70k + Pension + Car
You must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position
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