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Estimator - Rail

  • Location: England, m501rd
  • Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Plus package per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Mike Smith
  • Contact Email: Mike.Smith@anderselite.com
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 09 April 2021
  • Job Ref: 391160MSM_1615389118

ESTIMATOR - RAIL - NORTH WEST - PERMANENT OPPORTUNITY

Estimator currently required to join a well established Rail contractor in the North West. This is a critical role for the contractor, who are currently experiencing a large growth spurt due to the award of various rail contracts across the UK. They are looking for an experienced Estimator to join their pre-construction function, to lead on tenders and provide accurate estimates for their rail works. The works are largely steel-based, and an understanding of this type of work within a rain setting would be advantageous.

The role:

  • Completing tenders and providing estimates for upcoming works
  • Works are varied, but will focus on steel works within the railway infrastructure
  • Leading the tender and estimating functions
  • Working closely with the engineering and design teams to complete tenders accurately and on time
  • Ensuring where possible that installations can be undertaken with the consideration of possessions and track access where required
  • Knowledge of the use of rail plant and RRV's where required

Candidate requirements:

  • Degree qualified (or equivalent) within construction, civil engineering or related field
  • Over 5 years experience of estimating in similar roles, involving rail infrastructure works
  • Detailed understanding of pricing works, completing tender documentation and estimates ready for submission to the client
  • Able to work to strict deadlines, whilst prioritising works accordingly
  • Understanding of steel works within a rail infrastructure setting, with sound knowledge of planning, fabrication and installation costs

The opportunity:

  • Permanent contract
  • Excellent career development opportunities
  • Professional training and development
  • Opportunity to take ownership of your own work bank, with a lot of autonomy

Package:

  • Good salary on offer, flexible for the right individual DOE
  • Pension contribution
  • Annual leave incentives, 40 hour week's
  • Some flexible working arrangements TBC

If you have experience of working as an estimator and would like to be considered for this role, please get in touch.

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