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Job description

Job Title: Estimator
Sector: Construction, Conservation, Refurbishment, New Build

Thorn Baker are working with a leading Chartered construction contractor looking for an Estimator to support them with their growth in demand. Traditionally working on new build and refurbishment works across the UK and boasting over 30 years in the business they have a proud reputation for reliability and quality. This is a great opportunity for an ambitious individual to develop and thrive at an ever-growing business who take care of their loyal workforce.

What's in it for you:

  • Salary negotiable 
  • Car allowance scheme
  • Private Healthcare
  • Support through professional qualifications
  • Family friendly policies
  • 24/7 employee assistance program

About you:

  • Strong multitasker, excellent planning & organisation skills.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Dynamic & innovative, able to work on own initiative.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with Senior Estimators to process enquiries from small works up to £10 million, producing timely and accurate estimates.
  • Visiting clients and surveying works.
  • Have a strong understanding of client needs & restrictions.
  • Present tender bids for adjudication and produce RFI's.

Required Skills:

  • HNC qualification or above desirable, but not essential.
  • Extended experience as an Estimator in construction.
  • Able to understand 2D and 3D drawings.
  • Good working knowledge of SMM7/NRM.
  • Knowledge of Causeway estimating software package and Microsoft Project (or similar programmes) desirable.

For more information on the role please contact Katie at Thorn Baker on 07970 224 907 or email: