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Estimator / CAD operator Job Details
Job title: Estimator / CAD operator
Category: Construction & Industrial
Term: Permanent
Location: Cambridgeshire
Ref: 895489
Job description:

Job Title:

Estimator & CAD Operator

Reporting to:

Commercial Director


 A minimum of a HNC / HND in Quantity Surveying / Construction Management / Civil Engineering

 To be proficient with CAD

 Demonstrate a genuine interest in construction

Main purpose of job:

 Responsible for producing fully compliant quotations

 Offering CAD support to all functions of the business

Main Responsibilities:

 Identifying the client's full requirements

 Producing full Bills of Quantities

 Researching materials, equipment and labour costs

 Gathering quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers and ensuring they are compliant

 Producing construction programmes

 Evaluating quotations from sub-contractors and suppliers

 Preparing and submitting fully compliant quotations for work including all necessary supporting information

 Assisting with bids for new contracts and supporting buying activities

 Converting surveyors hand produced sketches into CAD format

 Producing as-built drawings and specific details into CAD format

 Working on a wide variety of building projects and structures


 Attend training as required

 Attend regular team meetings as required

 Any other reasonable duties as agreed with Line Manager

Person Specification

 A genuine interest in the work role and a desire to learn

 Able to follow instructions and work within agreed guidelines

 The ability to build and maintain good working relationships with fellow team members and customers

 Excellent verbal and written communication, and numeracy skills are essential

 Be able to work well as a member of the team, taking steps to improve team results, behaviour or relationships

 Good attention to detail and ability to manage a varied workload

 You must have energy and be able to energise those around you

 An excellent understanding of CAD design software, MS Project, Microsoft Excel, and a good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Outlook

 CSCS Card and clean Driving Licence desirable
Salary: 30000 per annum
Start date: 15.05.2018
Contact name: Joshua Jacob
Contact email address:
Contact telephone number: 01473 557943
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