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Trainee Estimator

Posted 10 January by Source4 Personnel Solutions Ended

Holiday: 20 days plus bank holidays

Benefits: Overtime and profit share. Review in 6 months to £20,000 if targets hit
Hours: 7.30am to 5pm. Monday to Friday. Possible overtime

Responsibilities initially will be working with and digitising drawings, understanding materials in the areas and the limitations, quantification and planning materials and some admin type tasks.

The role will progress onto pricing and quoting projects of various types and sizes. Responsibilities here will include both procurement and a degree of sales. Eventually an estimator will quantify, plan, quote and procure the materials for several projects simultaneously, jobs will then be handed over to installations.

Growth comes with responsibility, size of projects and speed of work and dealing with more clients.

- Good communicator, both written and orally
- Good telephone manner
- Excellent understanding of Maths (proof of grades)
- Good sense of logic and ability to follow processes & procedures
- Some experience with drawings would be good, but not essential
- Hard working
- Adaptable
- Able to work well in a team

Please note: As you can appreciate we are currently overwhelmed with applications of individuals looking for both short term and permanent work and we can therefore only contact those applications that have relevant skills for positions that we currently have available. Should you not hear from us within a week, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Source4 are an equal opportunities employer and complies with all relevant UK legislation. If you are successful in your application, you will be required to attend a full registration with one of our Consultants which will involve you providing a current passport, any relevant visas, a proof of address and completing relevant tests and a full competency based interview.

Reference: 33900256

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