Job opportunity

Trainee Estimator

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Due to continued growth and ongoing business, we have a vacancy for a full time Trainee Estimator, This will be a great opportunity for someone with a desire to work within the industry who is keen to learn, develop and be part of our growth strategy.

Initially you will be responsible for the sourcing of information from client drawings and specifications, whilst learning to provide accurate and efficient estimates based upon tender documents, drawings, models, and bills of quantity. You will be managing queries and administrative tasks to support the team, and you will be coordinating daily activities to accommodate the schedule and programme demands set forth by clients and members of the Estimating team.

Full training will be given in house, from our experts in house.

What you ned to succeed:

  • Desire to learn and develop
  • Ability or strong desire to read design drawings
  • Ability to work at pace, and to deadlines
  • Good understanding of Microsoft Excel
  • Good level of numeracy and clear methodical approach to calculations
  • Ability to convey information clearly and accurately
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Proactive, flexible with a 'can do' attitude'
  • You are highly organised

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our well-established and successful company that can offer full training and a clear career path to success. Applications to be made through covering letter and CV.