Vacancy – Estimator
|Location||Manchester UK Office
Positions are also available with MacDonald International in their Australian Offices
|Contract||Permanent (a 3 month probationary period applies)|
Benchmark Estimating is a specialist firm of construction cost engineers. We provide independent estimating services for contracting and client organisations delivering capital projects and programmes. We also provide leading cost estimating software and estimating training services.
Part of the Australian MacDonald International group, Benchmark Estimating Ltd has been established in the UK since 2006. Due to our continued growth, we are now seeking to recruit a full time Estimator for our UK office in central Manchester.
As an Estimator, you will be responsible for the timely preparation of independent estimates for major infrastructure projects as well as a range of data analysis and cost engineering services. You will engage with our clients to advise estimated outturn costs and the “should cost” of proposed projects. You will also play a full part in the continuous improvement of our clients’, and our own, estimating services.
You will have a strong understanding of construction methods and good numerical skills. Commercially aware, you will be able to demonstrate success in a similar environment.
Skills & Experience
- Sound knowledge of civil engineering construction
- Strong numerical and data analysis skills
- Commercial awareness
- Preparation of cost estimates from first principles
- Project management
- Preparation of reports
- Civil engineering contracting or engineering design with significant site experience
- Planning and scheduling of construction works
- Experience in the use of cost estimating software
An attractive remuneration package will be offered with annual performance-based pay reviews. Please send your CV and covering letter along with the contact details of two referees and any other supporting materials to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Careers @ Benchmark
Benchmark Estimating is a dynamic, growing company with its office based in Manchester, United Kingdom.
We are always interested in receiving applications from experienced professionals to join our Cost Engineering, Training, Programming, Sales, Customer Service and Support, Marketing, IT and Administration teams.
We encourage you to submit your résumé here for consideration if you are interested in employment with Benchmark Estimating.
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