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Cost Estimator

Assistant or Graduate Cost Estimators / Engineers will also be considered. 

This role primarily involves the preparation of independent cost, schedule and risk assessments for major highways, rail & utilities infrastructure projects as well as a range of data analysis and cost engineering services.

The role would suit someone who has hands-on experience of Estimating for construction projects or civil engineering site experience, who wants to further develop their expertise in cost estimating, scheduling and risk assessment. This role requires substantial contact with clients and design teams. 

The role will involve engagement with clients and project teams working on some of the UK’s biggest projects and a chance to grow with a family-owned and orientated SME.

A relevant degree and/or strong practical site experience are desirable for this role along with:

Skills & experience

  • Sound knowledge of civil engineering construction, with site experience
  • Strong numerical and data analysis skills
  • Commercial awareness
  • Preparation of reports
  • Accurate and consistent approach
  • Proven experience in the preparation of cost estimates from first principles
  • Good communication skills and the ability to engage with clients at all levels

In return Benchmark Estimating offers an attractive remuneration package including a competitive salary, annual performance-based pay reviews and company stakeholder’s pension scheme.  Only applicants eligible to live and work in the UK will be considered.

Please send your CV and covering letter and any other supporting materials to:

Benchmark Estimating is a dynamic, growing company with its Head Office based in Manchester, United Kingdom and a regional presence in Glasgow, Scotland.

We are always interested in receiving applications from experienced professionals to join our Cost Engineering, Training, Programming, Sales, Customer Service and Support, Marketing, IT and Administration teams.

We encourage you tosubmit your résumé for consideration if you are interested in employment with Benchmark Estimating.