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Senior Estimator

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 17 days ago

  • Sector: Rail, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Mike Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 832 7577
  • Expiry Date: 29 August 2022
  • Job Ref: 397912MSM


Senior Estimator required to join a leading rail & civil engineering contractor based in the North West.  The role will involve working within the pre-construction team reporting directly to the Estimating Director.  The role will involve preparing tender documentation for a number of large-scale rail and civil engineering projects.


The role:

- Reporting directly into the Estimating Director, you will be responsible for your own portfolio of work

- Compiling all pre-construction tender documentation

- Overseeing the estimating team throughout the North West

- Attending site where required to meet with key stakeholders, suppliers and sub-contractors

- Attending tender launch meetings where required

- Establish and maintain an effective document control system across the team

- Undertake preliminary summaries in preparation for tender settlements

- Oversee the preparation of technical submission documentation



- Over 10 years pre-construction / estimating experience within rail and/or civil engineering

- Excellent understanding of preparing tender documentation

- Able to effectively prioritise work and ensure all deadlines are met

- Must have knowledge of Network Rail tender & pricing requirements

- Excellent contract knowledge is essential



- Excellent basic salary on offer

- Market leading bonus scheme available

- Numerous career progression opportunities


This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Estimator to join a leading rail & civil engineering contractor based in the North West, as they go through their next level of growth.  If you are an experience Estimator, and would like to know more, please get in touch.