Senior Estimator - Refurb / Maintenance

45000.00 - 55000.00 GBP Annual + GBP45000 - GBP55000/annum + package
06 Apr 2018
27 Apr 2018
Contract Type
The Role
This main contractor is currently looking to recruit an experienced Refurbishment Senior Estimator to join our team based in Worcestershire. Candidates should ideally be able to deliver the right net cost, on time, to the highest quality and accuracy. The main role of an Estimator at this client is to manage commercial activities with a high degree of acumen whilst identifying opportunities to add value throughout the project process.
In doing so you will price selected trades from first principles using agreed outputs. You will also be able to produce a detailed control document at handover to delivery team and complete project take-offs to the required level of detail up to the level of SMM 7 for agreed trades.

Essential and desirable criteria

Essential Criteria
+ Accurate pricing from first principles of identified packages.
+ Have understanding of various construction methods
+ Experience of controlling costs, timing and quality in line with targets
+ Experience of reading and accurately interpreting drawings and technical specifications
+ Good standard of mathematical ability
+ Appropriate CSCS card

Desirable Criteria
+ Minimum relevant level 4 qualification (HNC/NVQ4 etc)
+ Use of estimating packages - Conquest / Causeway
+ Experience of taking off quantities up to SMM 7
+ Working towards MCIOB/RICS

Personal Qualities
+ You will be able to model behaviour that shows, respect, helpfulness and co-operation,
+ Respond positively and with resilience with setbacks,
+ State your position and views clearly and confidently in conflict situations,
+ Identify your customers needs and expectations and strive to deliver them,
+ Present plans clearly, concisely, accurately and in ways that ensure understanding,
+ Take personal responsibility for making things happen,
+ Find practical ways to overcome barriers,
+ Set demanding but achievable objectives for yourself and others