Multi Utilities Estimator

Location : Tipton, West Midlands, England
Job Ref : AL400
Consultant : Alex Lyons
Sector : Construction
Salary : Market related


AL400: Multi Utilities Estimator

Location: Tipton, West Midlands

Salary: Competitive


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Multi Utilities Estimator on behalf of one of our clients,

You will be a key team member, responsible for day-to-day estimating and technical demands.

Our client encourages applications from ex-military personnel however all candidates will be given due consideration.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Establish and promote safety, health, environmental and quality best practice in line with company policy and guidelines.
  • Promote collaborative and inclusive working culture.
  • Evaluate project scope and define client requirements at enquiry stage.
  • Prepare estimates using first principles methodology built up using company estimating software and resource libraries.
  • Effectively manage workload and tender completions/submissions.
  • Prepare supporting documentation for estimates using various software packages: design sketches, take-offs, BoQs, submission documents for effective communication at review/ adjudication and post tender stages.
  • Compile estimates with careful consideration for due diligence, commercial integrity, and rigorous attention to detail.
  • Manage re-quotes and tender amendments as requested by the client, BDM or estimating manager.
  • Prepare and submit commercially approved tender documents as required.
  • Compile comprehensive handover documents and attend estimating/operations handover meetings upon contract award.
  • Take part in regular liaison with operations and commercial functions for feedback and estimating
  • Function improvements based on operational performance when compared to base estimates and allowable costings.
  • Carry out tender price analysis and normalisation to establish winning strategy to beat competition.
  • Support estimating manager as required.
  • Support estimating team as required.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Solid understanding of IGT/IDNO adoption model.
  • Experience of using RIB CCS Candy (desirable, not essential).
  • Knowledge of NERS, GIRS and WIRS quality assurance schemes.
  • Knowledge of design and construction specification and pricing to BS7671.
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft software packages; Excel, Project, Word.
  • Excellent communications skills.
  • Solid commercial awareness and analytical skills.
  • Emotionally resilient, energetic, positive, with the drive and ambition to succeed.

Location: Tipton, West Midlands

Salary: Competitive



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