Trainee Estimator Required

Trainee Estimator Required

Closing Date: Thursday, 23rd April 2020

Job Title: Trainee Estimator

Company: Oakleaf Contracts

Sector: Construction

Location: Toomebridge

Salary: Commensurate with level of education and experience.



Fantastic opportunity for a motivated individual with a keen interest in the construction industry to develop a career as an Estimator within our friendly office team, based at our head offices in Toomebridge.



Oakleaf is an international specialist in drywall partitions & interior fit outs with a reputation as experts in our field. Widely accredited & award winning, our team of specialists has a secure client base and are currently working on a number of projects in The United Kingdom & Ireland. Oakleaf has a proven history of valuing our staff, and offers perks such as a generous salary, early finish on a friday, long-term career prospects and ability to train and learn. This is a rare opportunity for the right person to build a career.



The Role:

- The position will involve assisting with all duties associated with providing competitive tendering within the Specialist Drywall and Interior Fit-Out Sector

- Produce accurate quotations from drawings, with an acceptable profit margin

- Logging & uploading all contract particulars

- Analysing Bills of Quantities

- Preparing Excel Spreadsheets based on labour and material inputs

- Create and develop relationships with clients and contractors

- Potential opportunity to travel in the UK and meet with major construction organisations


The Candidate:

- Construction background with industry knowledge essential

- Computer literacy essential - knowledge of Computer Aided take-off systems would be an added advantage

- Evidence of numeric skill and good communication

- Fully IT literate with Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.

- Desire to commit to the role and build a long-term career within this company

- Positive attitude and willingness to learn

- Willing to be based onsite and offsite

- The package will be commensurate with the level of education and experience.

- The successful candidate will be entered into an education programme to liaise with role e.g. Apprenticeship programme in Construction Management


What's in it for you?

- Work with a friendly team of motivated professionals in a company that is experiencing continued growth

- Early finish on Friday’s

- Career Progression

- Funded apprenticeship programme

- Competitive Package



To apply for this position please email a cover letter expressing why you are suitable for this role & a copy of your most recent CV to karen.lambe@oakleafcontracts.com

about oakleaf contracts
or call us on028 867 69000

Quality workmanship you can trust.

Contact Oakleaf Contracts

71 creagh road, Castledawson, Magherafelt, BT45 8EY

Phone:028 867 69000

Email:reception@oakleafcontracts.com

©2021 Oakleaf Contracts, All Rights Reserved.
website by Reflex Studios