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Senior Estimator

Job Description

Senior Estimator

South Wales

Competitive Salary plus benefits package

Sphere solutions are currently working with a leading civil engineering sector on the heads of the valleys highways scheme in South Wales, and they have approached us with the urgent requirement of recruiting a Senior Estimator on a permanent basis.


The Client:

Our client are a world leader in its sector, with extensive experience accumulated over its 120 years of history. Its activities cover all areas of engineering and construction and it is a benchmark for civil works (roads, railways, airports, hydraulic and marine works, tunnels and bridges). The current project we are recruiting for, involves a 17.3km motorway expansion located near Dowlais, Merthyr Tydfil and Hirwaun. They aim to split the dual carriageway to ensure mobility and connectivity in wales as well as the revival of the local economy post COVID-19.


The Role:

  • The candidate would need to successfully manage incoming quotations, carry out cost and quality comparisons and ensure that all information meets the client’s needs and expectations

  • Consider risk assessments and health and safety requirements of the project

  • Issuing enquiries and ensuring the work is prioritized to follow up on enquires to ensure delivery

The Candidate:

  • Ability to create reports on costing data

  • Very detail orientated and ability to work in a team

  • Ability to understand technical drawings and requirements

  • Strong and proven main contractor background with recognised companies.

  • Excellent analytical and math skills

  • Strong civils and construction background

  • Candidate will reside fairly local to the area

On offer, is the opportunity to work for a Large Civil Engineering Contractor on a multimillion project that can offer job security and long term benefits.

Needless to say, if you are open to new opportunities and would like to discuss in greater detail please don’t hesitate to get in touch.