A leading drainage services & civil engineering company based in the Midlands require an experienced Drainage Estimator to deliver the best priced quotes to clients with effective drainage solutions.
Location: Carlyon Industrial Estate, Atherstone, Warwickshire
Department: Drainage Estimating
Salary: £9-£12 hr depending on experience
Job Type: Full time, basic hours Monday – Friday 07.30 – 17.00
Start date: Immediate
Benefits: A full time position with overtime potential; regular training; competitive rates of pay.
Strictly no agencies please
This predominately office-based role involves preparing and developing drainage estimates; producing estimates in compliance with drainage standards and procedures; regular communication with the project clients to ensure delivery and cost effectiveness; project planning and management, efficiently processing WinCan reports and findings, presenting findings to clients, collating and analysing historical cost data for bench-marking purposes.
Another area for this role involves taking responsibility for tenders from initial enquiries through to tender handover. Responsibilities include completing pre-qualification questionnaires, producing material and specialist subcontractor enquiries, reviewing contract terms & conditions and reviewing all tender documentation.
Applicants must be able to manage projects, liaise directly with clients and suppliers and are required to report back to the senior drainage estimator and directors in weekly meetings. Some nationwide travel and site visits may also be required.
The ideal applicant must be motivated, a great team worker with a ‘can do’ attitude, hardworking, polite, presentable and enthusiastic and must have previous drainage experience, as well as be willing to work some overtime where necessary.
-A National Sewerage Association OS20X or OS19X is preferred
-Knowledge of processing WinCan reports and plans
-Have a proven track record of estimating within the drainage industry
-Excellent communication and customer relation skills
-Knowledge of the drainage industry and terminology
-Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Access, Project)
-3 years previous experience working on drainage sites with contractors
-A full driving license is essential. Own transport is imperative.
-Please note: full in-house training can be giving to the right candidate.
Other information: We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from under-represented areas of the community.
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