Estimator Apprentice

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Recruiter
Hawkins Construction (Northern) Limited
Location
33, Sandy Lane, Skelmersdale, WN8 8LA
Salary
£152.10 per week
Posted
20 May 2019
Closes
21 Jun 2019
Ref
VAC001536087
Specialism
Engineering
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
June
Duration
Permanent
Duties to include:
  • Attend project start up meetings and site visits
  • Produce enquiry schedules from tender documentation
  • Prepare subcontract packages
  • Evaluate returned quotations from suppliers and sub-contractors
  • Prepare Bills of Quantities for projects
  • Prepare commercial documents for handover to QS
  • Ensure tenders are submitted completely and accurately and within the time scale
  • Provide/maintain appropriate supplier/subcontractor databases
  • Any other responsibilities which we may reasonably ask you to undertake and which are appropriate to your position


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Close attention to detail
  • A good head for numbers
  • Ability to work on site and away from home if necessary (this will be unlikely)
  • Professional attitude you will be liaising with clients/suppliers and sub-contractors on a regular basis
  • Excellent written skills
  • Effective in performing well under pressure
  • Computer Literate


Personal qualities

  • Commitment to an apprenticeship programme
  • Self-motivated
  • Commitment to the company
  • Can work in a team and use your own initiative
  • Punctual & Reliable
  • Ambitious
  • Honest
  • Hardworking
  • Able to take direction


Desired qualifications

  • A minimum of grade C/4 or equivalent, in English and maths
  • Must be working towards or hold a construction qualification


Future prospects

A full-time role within the business on completion of the apprenticeship

Things to consider

Role requires a keen eye for detail. Conscientiousness and a desire to consistently produce high standards of work.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

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