Civils Estimator

  • Location

    Central Belt, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Quantity Surveyor

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Vital Glasgow Construction

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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An experienced Estimator is required for a permanent role within a long established civil engineering contractor in the west of Scotland.

We are looking for and estimator to be responsible for Estimating on a wide variety of general civils projects, duties will include:

  • Reviewing and reporting on the Client's Enquiry to enable a decision to bid.
  • Preparing subcontract & materials enquiries
  • Building up an accurate cost estimates for the permanent works in an elemental and analytical format.
  • Preparing an accurate cost estimate for the indirect resources required to carry out the works in accordance with agreed programme & engineering requirements.
  • Checking labour & plant resources accumulated in the cost estimate balance with those derived from the tender programme.
  • Preparation of accurate and competitive cost estimates
  • Preparing the commercial tender for submission to the Client.
  • Managing handover to the delivery team

Candidate requirements:

  • HNC/HND or Degree Qualified in Civil Engineering
  • Able to meet strict deadlines
  • Able to work on own initiative
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience of using computer estimating packages
  • A current, clean driving licence is essential.

Our client is willing to offer:

  • Real career progression
  • Development and training
  • A competitive salary
  • A Comprehensive bonus

For more information, or to apply please click the "apply now" link.