Junior Estimator

Posted 11 May 2023
Salary £25k - 30k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NamePatrick Gray

Job description

Junior Estimator
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
We are currently seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented Junior Civil Engineering Estimator to join our dynamic team. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to kick-start their career in the field of civil engineering estimation and gain valuable experience in a supportive and collaborative environment.
·Collaborate with senior estimators and project managers to analyse project requirements, specifications, and drawings.
·Perform quantity takeoffs and prepare accurate cost estimates for civil engineering projects, including earthwork, utilities, concrete, paving, and structural components.
·Research and gather data on labor, materials, and equipment costs to ensure accuracy in estimating project expenses.
·Prepare and submit detailed proposals, bids, and tender documents within specified deadlines.
·Collaborate with various stakeholders, including architects, engineers, subcontractors, and suppliers, to gather necessary information for estimating purposes.
·Assist in evaluating subcontractor and supplier quotes, ensuring compliance with project requirements and budgetary constraints.
·Contribute to value engineering initiatives to optimize project costs without compromising quality or safety.
·Monitor project changes and update estimates accordingly.
·Maintain organized records of estimation documentation, including drawings, specifications, and correspondence.
·Bachelor's degree in civil engineering or related field.
·Strong analytical and mathematical skills, with the ability to perform accurate quantity take-offs and cost estimations.
·Proficiency in using estimation software and tools.
·Solid understanding of civil engineering principles, construction techniques, and materials.
·Excellent attention to detail and ability to work with precision.
·Strong communication skills to effectively collaborate with team members and stakeholders.
·Ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines.
·Familiarity with industry standards and regulations.
·Previous internship or entry-level experience in civil engineering estimation is a plus.
·Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
·A supportive and collaborative work environment.
·Company benefits package, including [list specific benefits, such as healthcare, pension, etc.].
·If you are a highly motivated individual with a passion for civil engineering and a desire to grow your career in estimation, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Please submit your CV
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 Patrick Gray at Carrington West on 02393 876 069 for more information.
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Please submit your CV to Patrick.gray@carringtonwest.com