Posted May 23, 2024

Estimator

  • Employer Cairn Cross
  • Location Morley, Leeds and hybrid of home working
  • Salary £40K - £55K based on experience

Cairn Cross is looking for an ambitious Estimator to join our growing team and further their career in the civil engineering industry. You will join an enthusiastic and driven team supporting your career development.

About Cairn Cross

Cairn Cross is a multi-disciplined design and build specialist main contractor for rail depots and bespoke projects. We work across various sectors, offering complete civil engineering projects nationwide.

With over 25 years of experience, we employ over fifty staff, delivering significant infrastructure across the UK through our complete in-house specialists where safety is paramount.

To achieve our promise of complete client satisfaction, every project, every time we have established our core values as People, Planet and Performance.

Accountabilities

  • Lead and manage bids and tender pricing.
  • Site visits and client engagement through bid process.
  • Ensure compliance with the tender management system.
  • Manage Estimators, Assistant Estimators and Trainee Estimators as required.
  • Coach, mentor and assist with training junior staff to support development
  • Produce detailed Bills of Quantity for Estimating purposes and obtain sub contract quotaitons.
  • Deliver core services on project bids.
  • Deliver analytical data to support accurate estimating and costs
  • Reviewing bid documents and developing a bid strategy.

 

The Person

  • Experience in estimating and looking to further their career
  • Computer literate and proficient in the Microsoft Office suite
  • Must be a hardworking individual who is willing to learn
  • Must have effective written and verbal communication
  • Should be able to focus on attention to detail
  • Must be able to manage their time efficiently
  • Must be willing to lead, manage and develop other member of the team

 

The Specifics

  • Location: Morley, Leeds and hybrid of home working
  • Hours: 08:00am – 17:00pm
  • Contract: Full-time/Permanent
  • Salary: £40K - £55K based on experience.

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Cairn Cross is an equal-opportunity employer and welcomes applications from everyone. We promote an open and transparent culture and a workplace where everyone feels included and is treated fairly and respectfully. If you need help with your application, don't hesitate to contact us.

The package 

  • 24 days annual leave and bank holidays
  • Birthday off
  • Health care insurance
  • Sick Pay
  • Free parking
  • Company car
  • We provide flexible, agile working availability to roles where jobs permit
  • Continued Training, personal development and higher education support
  • Enrolment in the company pension scheme
  • Optional company social events
  • Company pension contributions
  • Volunteering days
  • Hybrid working

 

Application

Please send your CV with a cover letter to Careers via [email protected] or apply directly on our website here.

 

Kelly Chapman

Kelly Chapman
Recruitment Advisor

[email protected]
07455 320 117

Grant Prior

Grant Prior
News Editor

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07775 870 417

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