Our client is a hugely successful steel company in Lanarkshire. They are presently looking to expand their existing team by recruiting a Trainee Estimator. Estimators form an integral part of the commercial team and their role is wide and varied. General duties will entail:
Reviewing drawings, specs, etc;
Coordination of various sub-contract packages if applicable;
Preparing a schedule of quantities or take off for the steelwork, allocating material and labour costs to specific projects;
Relaying relevant information including specs, cost build-ups, programme, potential risks, etc to internal teams upon contract award;
Liaison with clients;
Ad hoc duties as required.
The ideal candidate will be educated to degree/HND/HNC level in a construction based subject and be self-motivated with strong mathematical capabilities. You should also be ambitious and embrace a mix of inhouse and external training provided to develop your skills.
If you feel you have the right background to succeed in this role, we would love to hear from you. However, if you do not hear back from us within 48 hours, kindly assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. (agy)