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Architectural Steel Estimator

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    Building & Construction

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Dale Roberts

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  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Salary: £35,000 - 45,000per year (DOE)
Role –  Estimator
Job Type – Permanent

Benefits – Excellent Benefits

Are you a highly skilled and experienced Estimator, with main contractor experience, looking to join a Senior Team?
Akton is delighted to be working with a new client, who are currently recruiting an Estimator for the Head Office. The successful candidate will be working projects from £500,000 to £4 million.

What will you be doing as an Estimator?
  • Accurate interpretation of drawings and technical specifications
  • Undertaking Take-Offs
  • Pricing a diverse range of trades from first principles
  • Sub-contract tender analysis
  • Attending pre-tender interviews and post tender presentations
  • Developing Client and Consultant relations
  • Reviewing the status of tenders and department workload with the Chief Estimator
  • Mentoring and developing junior members of the team
You should apply for the role of Senior Estimator if you have…
  • BSc/HNC in Building Studies or similar would be advantageous not a necessity 
  • Chartership to MCIOB or RICS would be advantageous not a necessity 
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience within an Estimating role
  • 2 years Steel is a MUST applicant without this will not be moved forward.
  • A proven background in successfully delivering a wide range of tenders
  • Experience of various construction methods
  • The ability to communicate confidently with external and internal teams
  • The ability to present plans clearly and accurately
  • Experience of value engineering and finding practical solutions to overcome barriers
  • Literate in Microsoft Excel and Word

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