Construction Estimator

Estimator/Quantity Surveyor£20 to £30 per hour (Negotiable) – Outside IR35Cheltenham
Our client is a family run building & construction company based in Cheltenham, working throughout Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds.
We specialise in home extensions, new home building and all aspects of property development.
Working on a wide variety of projects including residential extensions, renovations and barn conversions and much much more.
With all their recent growth and success comes the need and future opportunities and positions for an Estimator/Quantity Surveyor.
This is great opportunity for someone to either work on a part time basis or potentially full time dependent on your success, there is certainly some flex with working hours, and we can build the working week around you.
We are looking for you to be a qualified Project Estimator with a proven track record of analytical estimating and cost planning to tight deadlines, and an in-depth knowledge of the house building sector.
You will also need to have broad knowledge of construction methods, and experience of working with Google sheets and Excel.
Duties will include:
• Prepare competitive net estimates as well as attend settlements and presentations• Abstract information into subcontract & material packages• Analyse & vet subcontract tender returns• Price elements from ‘first principle’ on a labour, plant & material basis• Quantify & cost plan build costs from limited information to support initial development appraisals• Have a thorough understanding of project, scope of works and restrictions imposed by contractual requirements and site conditions• Establish opportunities/scope to maximize value.
To be successful in the role you will be self-motivated and an excellent communicator, able to work as part of a team and deliver results.
Salary will be negotiable based on experience and suitability to the role.
Please apply for this role directly through the website.

  • Location: Cheltenham, England
  • Salary: £20 - £30 per hour
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: Strata Consulting
  • Posted: 17-Aug-2022
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