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|Job Title:||Project Estimator|
|Job Published:||December 11, 2018 11:01|
We have an opportunity for an Estimator to join our Residential North team in Leeds, to effectively utilise skills, experience and knowledge within a team environment to produce tenders which will win profitable work.
Wates Residential is responding to the needs of its customers by developing mixed tenure housing schemes in partnership with both public and private sector organisations. Our business covers new-build and partnership housing development activities, reaffirming our long-term commitment to deliver more and better homes; helping to tackle the UK’s urgent need for new housing.
Key Accountabilities include:
Ensure that all estimating processes and procedures are followed to deliver a submission following tender settlement
Work with surveyors in preparation of quantified schedule of rates and bill of quantities
Produce labour gangs through experience working with the Chief Estimator, Regional Estimators and Senior Estimators
Prepare tender summaries and attend start-up pre-price and price meetings
We are looking for a qualified Estimator with M&E experience in the Construction industry along with design, cost planning and bid management skills.
To be successful in the role you will have the ability to understand and use bid tactics and excellent communication skills.
Apply today if you are looking for an opportunity in a rewarding and forward thinking business.
A bit about us:
Wates Group is one of the largest and most successful family-owned private construction, development and property services companies in the UK.
Within the Group, Wates Construction is a UK-wide contractor specialising in maximising value for customers in the public and private sector, with an uncompromising focus on safety and quality. We have a proven track record in all our core markets: commercial and mixed use developments, education and student accommodation, heritage, local authority frameworks, inner-city residential, senior living, industrial and research, we’re also experts in sustainability and ensuring we create a better tomorrow.
As a progressive and rewarding business we offer our people the opportunity to grow their careers whilst working together to deliver the promises we make to our customers.
Our company values of integrity, intelligence, performance, teamwork and respect for people, communities and the environment run through our business at every level and are at the heart of everything we do.
The wellbeing and safety of our people is our priority, therefore creating a zero harm culture and encouraging a healthy work-life balance is important to us. We are a responsible and inclusive employer and are proud to have been recognised for this through accolades including C2E (Committed to Equality) and Investors in People (Gold).