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Estimator (MEP)

Job Title: Estimator (MEP)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
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Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 136
Job Published: August 13, 2018 11:43

Job Description

We have an opportunity for an Estimator to join our Construction team in London, to effectively utilise skills, experience and knowledge within a team environment to produce tenders which will win profitable work.

 

Wates Building Services (WBS) can combine greater commerciality with an integrated approach across our supply chain - This replaces traditional M&E procurement on some of Wates Construction’s projects, working with specialist sub-contractors to implement a tailored approach on a project-by-project basis. This in-house platform ensures we can deliver greater value.

 

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).