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Elland, West Yorkshire

£60,000 - £70,000 + Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits package

Rare and exciting role on offer for an ambitious Estimator looking to work for a cash rich, sustainable Main Contractor where you will be working on technically interesting projects whilst having an opportunity to progress and technically develop your career.

Are you an estimator with Main Contractor experience? Are you looking to join an expanding contractor specialising in a variety of Commercial Projects? Are you looking to progress your career?

This company are a main contractor who pride themselves on exceptional quality of all their buildings and designs from start to finish. They work in numerous sectors, including Commercial, Industrial, Retail and Education ensuring an extremely high quality of all their buildings. They provide a turnkey service from initial design through to completion and are experiencing extremely high growth with a big order book on their hands. Due to this, they are looking for an Estimator to join their close-knit, family feel team.

This is a great opportunity to join a stable, cash rich business who are very profitable and therefore offer job security alongside, an excellent salary and benefits package.

In this role, reporting to the Pre Construction Director, you will be based from their office based in Elland. You will be required to generate product cost estimates and preparing bills of materials and other technical specifications as well as generating product and project costs estimates, placing and managing orders for the supply of equipment, materials, and services. You will liaise directly with external suppliers and subcontractors for all quotations. You will be required to produce specifications and schedules of fittings to provide a detailed bid package.

This role would therefore ideally suit an ambitious Estimator who is looking to develop technically and eventually progress their career whilst working for a progressive company that are very well known for their innovative build solutions where you can be part of a high growth and exciting business.

The Role:

  • Generate product cost estimates, including carrying out take-offs from drawings as required.
  • Create Bills of Materials
  • Producing specifications and schedules of fittings to provide a fully detailed bid package.
  • Working with the team in producing tender deliverables as and when required.
  • Carry out value engineering exercises and specification reviews to provide best value for money and design solutions.

The Person:

  • Estimator with ambition to progress
  • Must have a varied construction background
  • Building or Construction qualification
  • Capability to produce any order of magnitude estimate

Reference Number: BBBH220824

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Zoe at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.