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    Newark on Trent

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    £35,000 - £40,000 Plus Package

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    Chris Rolling

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    20 days ago

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Estimator (Construction)


£35,000 - £40,000 plus Package


Atkins Search are currently looking to source a construction estimator for a main contractor based in the North Nottinghamshire region. This business is main contractor operating across the UK on a variety of projects including retail, leisure and accommodation. Due to an increase in enquiries and natural growth, this business requires the addition of an Estimator to its established and successful pre construction team.

Roles & Responsibilities include:

·         Preparation of tenders to be accomplished by gathering information and requirements, setting priorities.

·         Proactive involvement in establishing the Bid Strategy to win assigned tenders.

·         Bid manage assigned tenders to ensure a robust tender is produced to meet tender deliverables and timescale.

·         Prepares construction budget by studying design information; updating specifications; identifying and projecting costs for each element of the projects.

·         Evaluating offers to purchase by costing changes, additions, and project requirements.

·         Obtaining bids from vendors and subcontractors by specifying materials; identifying qualified subcontractors; negotiating prices.

·         Tender reviews

·         Tender analysis

·         Maintains cost keys and price masters by updating relevant information.

·         Resolving cost discrepancies by collecting and analysing information.



·         The preferred candidate will have experience in an Estimator role with previous experience gained within a new-build Main Contractor.

·         You will have experience within, commercial, accommodation and retail new build.


In Return

·         Delivering quality new build projects whilst working with a smaller developer

·         Career progression opportunities with the opportunity to develop

·         Competitive salary and benefits package


Atkins Search act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Construction, Consultancy, Residential and Infrastructure recruitment and service the East and West Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough and Northern Home Counties regions.