Trainee Estimator, Milton Keynes

Job details

Job title:
Trainee Estimator, Milton Keynes
Job code:
J13924
Salary Type:
Negotiable
Salary (£):
17000
OTE (£):
20000
Job type:
Full-Time
Location:
East Midlands
Category:
Technical, Commercial
Description:

This well-known leading contractor has an immediate need for a trainee estimator with autocad knowledge to add support to their current estimating team within their highly successful fitout division.

You'll play a key role in the business by ensuring all installation quotes are completed on time and accurately. This is a significant team player role that will require drive, energy and enthusiasm, and demands a strong performer for challenging environment. We want to emphasis that this is a junior role supporting the senior members and full training will be provided.

Key Activities –

•    Determine full extent of customer requirements and specifications.
•    Produce accurate mark-ups using CAD software.
•    Accurately Produce material estimates in accordance with agreed specifications.
•    Analyse project costs and look for ways to increase project margins.
•    Identify labour, material and plant requirements.
•    Projects quoted within company agreed margin strategy.
•    Produce quotation using Alert software package.
•    Build product sell price from component base up.
•    Complete tender return documents on time.
•    Identify project specific qualifications ensuring project compliance.

Keen to build your career, you'll probably be educated to Degree level with AutoCAD Design experience.  You will also have excellent administration and organisational skills with the ability to communicate clearly and confidently at all levels both verbally and in writing.   You'll be joining a successful and extremely focused team and to be considered, you'll mirror these qualities in addition to having the following:

•    Ability to communicate in a polite and professional manner with people at all levels.
•    Strong commercial awareness.
•    Good knowledge of MS office suite, particularly Excel  - advance user.
•    Build in-depth knowledge of vast and varied product range.
•    Work in a methodical manner.
•    Ability to take direction and work to managers requirements.
•    Positive Attitude – committed to getting the work done on time.
•    Organised to manage changing workload.

If you’d like to find out more, please get in touch - we’d love to hear from you!


The Recruitment Hub is a recruitment business and agency.

These criteria are not age specific and candidates of all ages will be considered. Both our client and The Recruitment Hub are Equal Opportunities Employers.

We would like to thank you for your interest in this vacancy and hope that you are successful in your application, however if you have not heard from us within two weeks of your application, we must ask you to assume that you have not been selected for interview for this particular role, we do however express the hope that you will apply for future job opportunities with The Recruitment Hub.