Estimator

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About the role 

 

We require an experienced Estimator to help us calculate costs, labour and equipment for various projects including habitat restoration, landscaping and rewilding. 

 

Reporting to our Bid Manager, you will oversee the estimating for all major civils and non-civils projects. Working alongside our existing bid team, you will be responsible for further developing our extensive supply chain and for sourcing and pricing sustainable materials and subcontractors. You will also ensure costs are in line with current forecasts, whilst highlighting any potential commercial risks to the business. You will maintain a strong and professional working relationship with customers and helping to build new relationships with potential new clients.

 

You will also be required to attend site visits and tender meetings when required

 
 

About you 

 

Ecosulis specialise in technology-powered nature restoration for people, planet, and progress. We’re making rewilding commercially viable to accelerate the vision of a recoverable earth within our lifetime. Our experts advise and deliver landscape-scale habitat restoration projects across the UK, while our practical ecologists work in collaboration with many major contractors. We also have a teams of nature recovery and rewilding specialists delivering a variety of projects for landowners and corporates. Ecosulis has invested in cutting-edge technology, pioneering science-based nature-based consultancy and contracting for over 30 years.  

 

We see a future where rewilding is not only a way to develop more space for wild nature or to benefit our health and wellbeing, but also a financially viable market. We see opportunity for everyone to add value, driving positive impact at a global scale. This is a story of what can be achieved, rather than what needs to be done. 

 

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About you 

 

You will have a professional and proactive approach to your work, whilst being an effective communicator and willing to learn new skills in tender preparation.Exceptional organisational skills, and attention to detail is key, as are good interpersonal skills that enable you to work with a diverse workforce. 

You will need: 

·        A relevant qualification in estimating, landscape design or architecture, Construction Management, or a related field. 

·        Familiarity with pricing for a range of contract types including JCT (joint contracts tribunal), NEC (new engineering contract) and / or JCLI(joint council for landscape industries)

·        Significant previous experience within the landscaping or environmental sector. 

·        Microsoft Office skills and experience (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint) 

·        Full UK driving licence and use of own vehicle. 

 

It would be great If you had: 

 
      ·        Experience of preparing take offs / build ups from CAD and other mapping software. 

·        Knowledge of the principles of cost estimating. 

·        Ability to accurately interpret study, engineering, and construction documents and drawings

·        All round communication, written and presentation skills. 

How to apply

To apply for the position please use the link
below:
 

 

https://ecosulis.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=181

 

For a confidential chat please call our Recruitment Manager Josh on 07823 682373 

More Information

 

Overview: 

Job type: Permanent   

Start date: As soon as possible 

Salary: £30,000-£40,000 depending on experience 

Location: Home based with travel to site and meetings when needed.

 How to apply 

 

To apply for the position please use the link below: 

 

https://ecosulis.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=189

 

For a confidential chat please call our Recruitment Manager Josh on 07823 682373 

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion 

 

Ecosulisis an equal opportunities employer.We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.   

   

Here atEcosuliswe particularly encourage applications from women, disabled and Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates, as these groups are underrepresented throughout our industry. Appointment will always however, be made on merit and judged against the job description and person specification.