Location: Normanton
Contract Type: Temporary
Sector: Utilities and Facilities Management

Resource Direct Recruitment is currently recruiting an Estimator on a 6 month facilities management contract to be based at the clients office is Normanton. Previous experience in surveying & estimating building repairs and minor works projects is essential for this role.

Key duties will include:

  • Develop and agree the scope of works with the client.
  • Develop and ensure the accuracy of prices provided to the Client, in line with the schedule of Rates.
  • Provide a cost-effective minor works service to service users, both internal and external.
  • Take responsibility for the financial accountability of minor works and specialist work, monitoring of budgets and work programmes.
  • Attend meetings and prepare reports to take an active role in the minor works team, working independently to offer innovative and appropriate solutions and outcomes to service users.
  • Liaise with employees from other service areas to co-ordinate service delivery and site activities to ensure minor works projects run on time and to budget.
  • Develop and specify new work, remedial work and specialist installations to enable in-house or external contractors to deliver the best solutions.
  • Carry out site inspections.
  • To carry out any other ad hoc duties as instructed by the Head of Commissioning.


Qualifications / Experience

  • Qualification in estimating and costing or experience within the building industry.
  • Good knowledge of the construction & building industry
  • Ability to work unsupervised and as a team member
  • Ability to liaise and work with clients and members of the public
  • Ability to travel between the depot and work locations – full clean driving license essential
  • A good understanding of relevant health and safety legislation
  • A confident communicator with good customer service skills
  • Ability to manage and prioritise workload
  • Administration skills


If this sounds like the role for you then please apply today and one of our Recruitment Consultants will be in contact.

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