Estimator - Rail

England, Hertfordshire
12 Jan 2021
09 Feb 2021
Callum Lepper
Rail jobs
Contract Type
Full Time

Estimator | Rail | Hertfordshire

Your new role

  • Ensure all tender correspondence is recorded and logged
  • Review contents of tender documentation and provide feasibility advice
  • Co-ordinate the tender preparation documents submitted by other departments, ensuring that they adequately address the client's requirements
  • Ensure 'estimates for work' take adequate account of applicable legislation and recognised industry standards on health, safety, quality and environment
  • Prepare all necessary information on the technical and commercial aspects for submission.
  • Identify potential opportunity / risk and evaluate options Prepare bills of quantities / schedule of rates for tender applications and first principle estimates
  • Prepare and submit tender queries / clarifications Prepare and submit subcontract enquiries in line with company processes Review subcontract tender submissions for compliance and inclusion into the estimate
  • Monitor contract compliance against statutory requirements

What you'll need to succeed

  • Formal qualification in Civil Engineering or Construction (ideally HNC or above);
  • Time Management, Financial & Commercial knowledge;
  • Effective communicator;
  • Multi-disciplinary estimating experience in the Construction/Rail Industry;
  • Detailed knowledge of at least one railway discipline eg. Track, signalling, electrification, civils. (Preferably Civil Engineering).

What you'll get in return
Competitive Salary & Benefits

What you need to do now
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