Hays Building
Essex, Chelmsford
£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Closing date
20 Dec 2022

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Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
QS / Cost consultant
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Estimators position in the heart of Essex

Providing a fully comprehensive landscape and design service for both the commercial and domestic sectors. Our client has operated for over 50 years, exceeding client expectations on every project that they work on. With a team of 45 talented people, comprising landscape architects, ecologists, arboriculturists, tree surgeons and a skilled landscaping workforce.

The team work hard to ensure that the company is known as one of the leading firms in their field. That reputation has meant having the opportunity to work closely in collaboration with some of the UK's leading developers, architects, and engineers, offering a broad range of services to both our domestic and commercial clients, covering most disciplines within the landscape and environmental sectors. If you have a background and interest in landscaping this really is a forward-thinking company, you need to be looking at.

Your new role

  • Price work in a timely manner with all supporting documentation.
  • Gaining quotes from suppliers and contractors within timeframes.
  • Bringing new ideas to improve the cost estimating process.
  • Monitoring costs on projects to help improve the estimation process.
  • Preparing progress reports on current works, working closely with other internal teams.
  • Supporting in bids and tenders.
  • Working on hard and soft landscaping projects worth over £2m.
  • Able to work on multiple tasks and tenders at one given time.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Ideally five years Estimating experience.
  • Some Landscape background.
  • Ability to use and read scale drawing programs.
  • Critical-thinker and problem-solver.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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Hays Construction and Property consultants have unparalleled recruiting expertise and an in-depth knowledge of the UK jobs market.

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