Junior Green Roof Estimator

Job details
Posting date: 16 May 2024
Salary: £24,000 to £28,000 per year
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 15 June 2024
Location: Dartford, Kent
Remote working: Hybrid - work remotely up to 4 days per week
Company: Kingsley Consulting Ltd
Job type: Permanent
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The Junior Green Roof Estimator is a crucial role that supports the sales and construction teams by preparing precise cost estimates for green roofing projects. This position is ideal for individuals transitioning from construction roles or recent graduates in construction/civil engineering who are keen to specialise in a growing, environmentally focused sector. In this role, the estimator plays a pivotal part in the project planning process, influencing project feasibility and design decisions, ensuring projects align with sustainability goals whilst maintaining cost-effectiveness.

Key Responsibilities:
Prepare detailed cost estimates by analysing plans and specifications.
Understand contractual terms and conditions.
Assemble accurate and well-organised estimates and proposals in a timely manner for stipulated projects.
Coordinate with project contractors to clarify any issues with scope and materials.
Participate in site visits and project meetings.
Maintain timely and effective communication with clients and internal teams.
Assist in the final preparation of bids.

Experience & Skills Required:
Degree in Construction/Civil Engineering or experience as an Assistant Site Supervisor/ Assistant Site Manager.
Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
Proficient in MS Office, particularly Excel.
Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

What's on Offer:
This role offers a unique opportunity to engage with innovative green building projects, enhancing career growth and professional development in sustainable construction practices. The remuneration package is competitive, with a comprehensive benefits scheme that includes a generous pension plan and a travel allowance. The flexibility of working from home with occasional office visits supports a balance of professional and personal life.

Package: £24,000 - £28,000 + 20 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays + Travel Allowance & More
Location: Working from home, travelling to the Kent or Surrey office once per week
Company Description: Experts in installing green and blue roofs, renowned across the UK for work on living roofs, green walls, and landscaped spaces. The dedicated in-house teams deliver exceptional projects with a focus on sustainability and aesthetic excellence. They ensure the highest standards of materials and craftsmanship, guaranteeing durability and beauty in all installations.

Diversity & Inclusion
Kingsley Consulting operates an inclusive and diverse recruitment process, whilst also ensuring our clients do the same and we can provide any advice or education to them in relation to this. If there may be any support or adjustments required at any point throughout your recruitment journey with us, then please let us know and our trained consultants will assist and advise you accordingly.

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