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Venatu Recruitment Group are delighted to be working with a successful and reputable growing contractor based in Barnsley.

  • Location: Barnsley
  • Salary: £30,000 - £39000 per annum
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing: 16 February 2020
  • Ref: 900486


  • Estimator
  • Barnsley
  • £30,000 - £39,000 plus package
  • Permanent


  • Review drawings and specifications and undertake take-offs as required
  • To obtain the best sub-contract and supplier prices and evaluate the best proposal
  • Preparing and submitting achievable and cost-effective quotations ensuring they meet the requirements of the business
  • Assess the most cost-efficient method of completing the works and accurately price all elements of the works, in order produce a competitive quotation
  • Leading clear and concise handover meetings with the Implementation teams ensuring that all relevant pricing information is thoroughly explained.
  • Maintaining effective communication with clients, suppliers and implementation teams.


  • Significant previous experience of working in an estimating role within the construction / civils sector.
  • Some 1st principle estimating experience.
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic and the ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Able to work under pressure and to strict deadlines
  • Ability to prioritise work load and work with changing priorities
  • Flexibility to travel across sites and with a full UK driving licence
  • Highly numerate with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • IT literate with advanced skills in Microsoft excel, word and project

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