£300 - £400 per day
Rail Technical Team
8 months ago
Recruiting for Estimator to work on a contract basis, working for a key client in the Rail Industry based in Cardiff.
Pay Rate: Up to £400 (Inside IR35 - PAYE or Umbrella Contractors Only)
Contract Length: 6 Months
Start Date: ASAP
Brief Description of Role: Estimating lead on the £50m Core Valley Lines Project for TfW.
Essential Criteria: Rail Estimating experience, knowledge of permanent way (track)
Desirable Criteria: Estimating software experience, knowledge of rail systems disciplines
Ideal Background: Rail Systems Estimator
Qualifications: HNC or Degree in Quantity Surveying or an engineering discipline
Job Spec: -Creating complete estimates for a large scale rail systems projects in South Wales.
-Knowledge of track (p-way) would be preferred.
-Estimating the labour, plant, materials and sub-contracts that are required to complete a job or project -Creating, analyzing, and maintaining correct and accurate quantities and thorough take-offs from plans -Ensuring that the pricing of preliminaries including time and method related costs
-Showing creativity and resourcefulness in order to gain the best pricing from subcontractors -Ensuring that estimating procedures are strictly followed in the production of tenders
-Acting as bid manager when and where required depending on the value and complexity of the tender -Proficient with the use of estimating software, Candy
-This is a client facing role, so the ability to present complex estimates concisely is required