Posted 1 year ago

Location: Telford

Duration: Permanent

Start Date: asap

Salary: Up to £60k

Job Description:

An experienced contractor based in Wales & the Midlands is looking for an Estimator with experience to support their growing team and projects.

This well-known contractor has been delivering successful projects for over 20 years and works across Wales & the Midlands. Their team is bringing decades of experience to working in all their specialised sectors.

Their services provide a range of various project sizes from small to large.

The Estimator they hire will have the opportunity to work and have career progression through their different sectors.

Qualification / Cards:

  • Must have previous construction experience
  • Bonus if you live locally so travel doesn’t become an issue
  • Have experience working for a contractor.

Additional Information:

  • Assist in the planning, overseeing, and directing the construction projects from conception to completion, including organising the schedule of work, costings, and budget
  • Assisting the Construction Manager in managing the construction site on a day-to-day basis. This includes and is not limited to supervising the labour force, monitoring sub-contractors, checking materials, inspecting work, and overseeing quality control to ensure the project is delivered on time and on a budget by setting the benchmarks, and agreeing budgets and monitoring progress
  • Review the work progress daily and report regularly
  • Prepare external and internal
  • Managing the estimating process
  • Managing Client enquiries
  • Making initial contact with Clients
  • Analysis of tender documentation, including drawings and technical documents, to prepare estimates. Preparation of subcontract & suppliers’ packages, including take-offs
  • Consulting with subcontractors and suppliers to discuss estimates and resolve issues and enquiries
  • Communicating with potential customers, colleagues, and suppliers to arrange site visits
  • Travelling to job sites to gather information on materials needed, labour requirements, and other factors
  • Identifying and quantifying cost factors, such as production time and raw material, equipment, and labour expenses
  • Collaborating with engineers, architects, owners, and contractors on estimates
  • Analyse quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers to ensure pricing requirements are fulfilled
  • Recommending ways to make a product more cost-effective or profitable
  • Submission of tenders
  • Handing over successful projects to the construction team clearly and concisely.


For more information or to apply for this vacancy, please contact Andrew Coulson at 01256 817878 or email or complete the application form below.

Job Features

Job CategoryPermanent
Start Dateasap
SalaryUp to £60k
ContactAndrew Coulson

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