Posted 23 January 2024
Salary £45k - 50k per year
LocationWest Midlands
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameAmy Maxwell

Job description

Job Title: Estimator
Salary: Up to £50,000 based on experience
Location: Midlands, UK
My client are a specialised civil engineering company operating across the Midlands area, and deliver a variety of services within the Highways and Infrastructure sector across the UK for an impressive list of public and private sector clients. Due to a continuation in contract success and company expansion, they're looking for an Estimator with Civil Engineering and Highways experience to join the team.
To be considered for the opportunity, you must have demonstrable experience of estimating within the civil engineering and highways industry, good industry knowledge, commercial capabilities, and a desire to grow and learn further.
Key Responsibilities:
·Estimation: Prepare accurate cost estimates for materials for highways projects
·Project Analysis: Work with Project Managers to discuss specifications and understand the requirements and potential challenges
·Collaboration: With internal teams, commercial department, clients and suppliers to meet project expectations
·Documentation: Keep documents in adherence to quality standards
·Bid Preparation: Assist in preparing bids and proposals and showcase the company's commitment to delivering an excellent service
·3-5 years proven experience of estimating within the civil engineering industry as a minimum
·Experience on site is highly desirable
·The ability to demonstrate highways sector knowledge, including drainage works and other aspects of civils
·Commercial and CDM awareness
·Computer and software literacy
·Acute problem-solving abilities
·A qualification related to the field of construction
·CSCS Card
·Full UK Driving License
·Up to £50,000 depending on the experience
·Company pension
·Life insurance
·Company car
·Flexible working from home arrangements
·The chance to progress and develop with the company
·An opportunity to get involved with exciting civil engineering projects

If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Amy Maxwell at Carrington West on 02393876081 or email at for more information.
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