estimator - groundworks in northamptonshire

30 November 2018
morgan broughton, randstad cpe
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northamptonshire, east midlands
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morgan broughton, randstad cpe
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Do you have experience pricing up GROUNDWORKS packages? Do you live in Northampton and looking for a new permanent role?

I'm looking for an experienced Estimator to work with a well-established Groundworks contractor who turnover £45m annually and have a large client base of developers and housebuilders. The ideal candidate must have experience with groundwork, roads, sewers and major infrastructure including 278 works up to the value of £10m.

Location: Northampton

Contract length: ongoing

Roles and responsibilities:

* Initial appraisal of tender opportunities and provision of project overview documents
* Preparation and delivery of tenders
* Assessment and allocation of plant/machinery
* Developing client portfolios and consolidating key client relationships
* Attending strategy meetings with project teams
* Attending site as required
* Completion of tender documentation and submission of the tender ensure a smooth handover of the project to the site team knowledge

Benefits for you:

* Competitive rates
* The opportunity to work for a well-known contractor
* A great location, which is easy to get to

Candidate Requirements:

* A degree in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering or similar / Equivalent HND (not necessary)
* Experience working with a Groundworks contractor or managing general civil engineering packages
* Working knowledge of NEC/JCT
* Have a very good work ethic and be willing to work hard

If you are interested in this role, or are a Quantity Surveyor looking at your career options, then please contact Morgan Broughton at Randstad CPE on 020 3680 0650.

Alternatively, if you know someone who may be interested we offer a £200 referral fee for successfully placed candidates.

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Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


construction knowledge



educational requirements

BEng civil engineering