estimator in city of london

job type
£ 400 per day
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job details

city of london, greater london
job category
construction & property
job type
£ 400 per day
reference number
0203 680 0650
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job description

Senior Estimator

Rail / Utilities


12 Months

£400 - £450

Currently looking for an established and experienced Estimator to assist in the preparation of estimates for civil engineering works in accordance with Company estimating systems and procedures, working with other members of the tender teams to secure sufficient work by value and type

Key Responsibilities:

Undertake quantity take-offs, both manually and digitally, from tender documents and drawings

Produce Bills of Quantities to the appropriate Method of Measurement in either spreadsheet or Candy Estimating Software format for Estimators and subcontract or material enquiries

Liaise with the Engineering Team on the design element of design & construct tenders and providing temporary works support for tenders

Liaise with Supply chain Team to provide subcontractor and material allowances within tenders

Bid submission

Assist the bid submission team in the preparation of tender submissions

Ensure ownership of bid submissions and issue handover documents following contract award

Person Specification:

The successful candidate is likely to meet all of the following criteria:


A background of, or have undergone training within, the civil engineering or quantity surveying field

A basic knowledge of current HSE requirements

An excellent level of numeracy skills

Proficient at using Microsoft Excel and digital software

Able to demonstrate a team player mentality

Ability to work and effectively communicate with senior personnel within the business


Likely to be training towards Chartered or Incorporated Engineer or Quantity Surveyor status

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.





educational requirements

BSc civil engineering