Estimator / Quantity Surveyor

  • Kent, UK
  • £60,000 - £65,000 per annum
  • Permanent

Are you an Estimator / Quantity Surveyor looking for a new opportunity within the Road Works and Civil Engineering Field?

Then you need to keep reading as this might be the right fit for you!!

We are recruiting for a leading Road Works and Civil Engineering Contractor looking to add an Estimator / Quantity Surveyor to their team!

Job Title - Estimator / Quantity Surveyor

Area/Location - Maidstone, Kent

Type of Job - Full-time

Start Date - As Soon As Possible

Salary -£60000 to £65000 (Depending on experience)

Purpose of the Role-

The company is a £11m turnover contractor based in Maidstone, Kent that complete a full range of civil engineering projects with values from £50k to £2m+ within the public and private sectors.

The company are financially secure with projects predominately in the London, Home Counties and South East. They have an excellent reputation for the quality of their works completed to programme and budget and an enviable client list.

This role would suit an experienced Estimator seeking their next move into a more senior role due to 80% of the work involving estimating and the remaining 20% commercial management and business development.

Therefore, solid estimating experience within the civils sector is required and where with support, you will manage the measurement of multiple contracts, take off and build-up of rates, the procurement of subcontractors and the securing of new work.

You will be working closely with other senior Managers and Directors within the group and receive full support with a view to achieving continued growth over the next five years to push the division forward.

Essential Experience of the Role-

  • Be a current Estimator with solid experience within the civil engineering/groundworks sector within a UK Contractor
  • The Estimator / Quantity Surveyor will have knowledge of construction working methods, contracts, and subcontract arrangement
  • You will need to be numerate, a clear communicator and a team player.
  • Willing to commute to meet clients, suppliers and subcontractors
  • Be highly motivated, excellent communication skills and keen to develop the business to its full potential
  • Have a stable work history
  • Full UK Driver Licence This position would suit someone highly driven and looking to play a key role in the continued development of the business.
  • Understand Method of Measurement as this is vital on the basis of quantifying works
  • Volumetrics terminology and how to build of averages for earthworks, quantities.
  • Experience in heavier civils, deep drainage, shoring etc

If you like what you have read so far

  • you feel this Company matches what you are looking for in a new career venture
  • would like a more detailed Job Description or would like to discuss the opportunity on the Estimator / Quantity Surveyor role further

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