Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Drylining and Ceilings Estimator

Location: Bilston

Type: Permanent

Salary: £45,000 to 55,000 Per Year

Posted on: 22/04/2024

Brief Outline

Our client, a multi-disciplined Fit Out Contractor, is seeking a Commercially focussed Estimator within the Drylining, Screeding, Partitions and Plastering markets to join their young and dynamic team.

About our Client

Our client has been active in the construction sector for over 10 years and have built up a solid client base with consistent work throughout Birmingham and beyond

About the Role

  • Submit complete bids and budgets by the allocated deadline
  • Maintain close communication with subcontractors
  • Review awarded tender drawings with Project team and highlight areas of concern
  • Highlighting subcontractors and materials that require lead times for design and materials
  • Prepare and maintains tenders using sub-contractor submissions, first principles, contract rates or Labour and Materials
  • Prepare subcontractor bid packages and cost analysis for tenders
  • Minimize exclusions to the tender by liaising with client and subcontractor
  • Working well under pressure to meet tight deadlines, without compromising on detail  
  • Reading engineering, architects, design and build drawings to produce take offs.

About the Candidate

  • At least 3 years of Estimating experience within the Commercial sector (Hotels, Offices, Retail Spaces, Warehouses) 
  • Relevant degree preferred but not required
  • Be a detail orientated self-starter with the ability to prioritise and work well within a team
  • Possess a tech-savvy mindset and utilize programs efficiently
  • Be self-motivated & punctual.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Manage multiple tasks and possess excellent follow up skills 
  • Possess analytical and problem-solving abilities 

Points of Appeal:

  • The role offers a consistent pipeline of work within a stable company
  • Competitive salary and package
  • Full autonomy within the role
  • Strong client base and a full order book
  • Progression within the commercial team