Job-type Permanent
Salary £48000 - 52000 per year car or car allowance
Contact Daniel Priestley-Lowe
Call 07935 524351
Reference DPL 12093502

Role: Estimator

Location: Avonmouth & Remote Working   

Salary: up to £52,000 + company car or car allowance

Start Date: As soon as possible

“An exciting opportunity for a motivated Estimator to take charge of their career progression with one of the UK’s most successful tier one contractors!”

Company: This opportunity is working within the rail and infrastructure division of one of the UK’s largest and most recognisable Tier 1 Contractors. The rail division contributes approximately £120million worth of turnover to the groups £1billion per year.

Role Description: In the role of Estimator, you will be responsible for the pricing of various jobs which include; canopy refurbishments/replacements, roof repairs, drainage works, under track crossings, painting and building refurbishment, embankments, and new build bridges etc. in most cases from first principle with Causeway estimating software. Additionally, you will be responsible for agreeing a final price submission with the board for submission to Network Rail or private clients. The tender invites will come through thick and fast so you will need to have the ability to work at a reasonable pace.

What’s in it for you? Despite their size, this company prides themselves on being a family-run business and therefore you will be welcomed into the team from day one. Additionally, due to the incredible rate that the rail division is growing at, there will be no limits to your progression! On top of all this there is an incredible amount of flexibility in this role which means you’ll be able to have a great work-life balance.   

Remuneration: On offer is a competitive salary of up to £52,000 (depending on experience), company car or car allowance, 25 days annual leave + 8 bank holidays, 40 hour working week, remote working, 5% pension contribution + additional benefits alongside an opportunity to work within an exciting rail business with ample opportunity to progress through the ranks.

Required Experience: To be considered for this position you will need be an experienced Estimator who has operated in the civil engineering or rail industries. Additionally, you will have the ability to estimate from first principles and will ideally have some estimating software experience (as mentioned above this company use Causeway however they will provide training if needed). Aside from this you need to be hard-working and a great communicator!

How to apply: If you meet the criteria above then please click apply or send your CV to me at Alternatively, if you are on the fence and want some more information please call me for a confidential chat on 07935 524351.


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