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Estimator

  • Job reference: 928154
  • Location: Aberdeenshire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Civil, Construction & Infrastructure
  • Date posted: 11/10/2019

Our client is a Construction company renowned for its Civil and concrete floor works.

An opportunity has arisen for an Estimator to cover all aspects of estimating which involves the responsibility of compiling costs for client and potential clients.

Key responsibilities:

  • Interpretation of specifications and measuring from drawings
  • Compiling Bills of Quantities
  • To obtain best price from suppliers and subcontractors
  • Preparation and submission of tenders
  • Raising and costing variations
  • To review contracts to ensure they reflect tender submitted
  • Identifying project risks and building in contingencies
  • Preparation of terms and conditions
  • Business Generation
  • Following up tenders and negotiating contracts.

You will be proficient in Microsoft Excel, with excellent numerical skills and computer literacy. A Diploma in Estimating or a related subject would be desirable. You should have the ability read and understand drawings and appreciation of construction processes.

Hours of work 42.5 per week, salary negotiable depending on experience.


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