£500 - £550 per day
Senior Estimator (Rail & highways) needed for a contract position in central London working through a consultancy on behalf of Transport for London .
Contract Length: 6 months, with the option to extend
Pay Rate: £550 a day
·My client is looking for an experienced estimator to join the Surface Estimating team at TFL.
·These will principally relate to both rail and highway works but may also include estimates related to other modes of transport or associated civil engineering or building works.
·The Senior Estimator will be required to direct the activity of other members of the team contributing to these estimates, including Graduates, Apprentices and Interns.
·The Senior Estimator shall remain responsible for their estimates whilst obtaining help from junior estimators
·They shall also be responsible for ensuring that the estimate is reviewed and signed-off in line with TfL procedure.
·In the production of estimates, the Senior Consultant will use their knowledge of construction techniques and the delivery of similar projects to inform their work. They will use rates obtained form sources within TfL, including framework rates and historical benchmarks and also from other sources, such as market engagement with appropriate contractors, the consultant’s own rates databases, previous projects and the like.
·At least 5 years experience as an estimator for infrastructure projects
·Transport for London experience would be an advantage but not essential
·Candidates with rail or highway experience will be strongly considered.