|Job Ref:||204741001||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||London||City:||London||Address:||Post Code:||WC1A||Post Date:||06/10/2016 03:09|
At Careys - we care|
Our Company is a well-established national construction group of companies; specialising in civil engineering, concrete structures, building, demolition and asbestos removal and waste management.
We are unique within the construction industry as a consequence of our internal specialist demolition, civil engineering, concrete structures, building and environmental solutions business units. Our greatest strength, and where we can bring significant value to clients, is when our divisional resources are integrated into a single team of specialists.
Built on strong, robust finances, the Carey Group is a growing multi-disciplinary construction company, delivering both minor and major contracts, operating as a Principal or Specialist Contractor in support of Construction Partners on significant, £Multi-million schemes.
As an Estimator based in our London office, the job holder must be comfortable in a demanding role estimating for projects ranging from a value of £1m - £10m. Your excellent attention to detail, organisational skills and familiarity with day to day workings of a well-established national Construction & Civil Engineering Company will be required to fulfil the demands of this role. You must be confident in your own ability, responsible and able to meet challenging deadlines on a daily basis.
The role may suit an individual who is undertaking or recently completed studies in Quantity Surveying or an Engineering background. Alternatively, a candidate who has experience in civils construction would be considered.
Primary Functions/ Duties
•A key member of the Bid Team to successfully submit bid proposals for each tender contract
•Responsible for the preparation Tender submissions for Civil Engineering projects
•Measuring & ' Quantity Take-Off', taking measurements from drawings
•Sourcing pre-project information and analysing sub-contractor quotations, agreements & enquiries
•Producing Bills Of Quantities
•Assist managers to produce price & final summary sheets for review
Experience/ Key Skills
•Preferably degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering
•Experienced in working to SMM7, with knowledge of NRM2
•Ideally experienced in using CAD and / or Causeway would be an advantage but training will be given to the suitable candidate.
•Sound commercial acumen
•A confident communicator with all members of staff; a team player. You must have excellent interpersonal skills; maintain good working relationships with colleagues, clients, and suppliers and have a personable character.
•Excellent organisational skills and ability to adhere to strict deadlines on a daily & weekly basis.
•Starting salary will be subject to knowledge and experience in a similar function
•26* days holiday. (*Plus 8 days Bank Holidays)
•Staff car parking is currently available
•Annual discretionary bonus scheme.
If you are interested in this role we would be pleased to hear from you and if your application is shortlisted our HR Department will be in touch.
The Carey Group are an equal opportunities employer