O’Brien Contractors are looking for a Trainee Buyer / Estimator to join our team at our head office in Leamington Spa to provide buying and estimating administrative support to the business, working under the guidance of an experienced Estimator / Buyer,
- Estimating Manager
- Office based company staff
- Suppliers of services and goods
- Project Managers, site based managers and engineers
Main Responsibilities and Duties
- Assist the Estimating Manager with sourcing and purchasing of all materials for projects.
- Assist the Estimating Manager with accurate pricing of tender projects.
- Analyse quotations for both material and subcontractor.
- Negotiate with new and existing suppliers on material prices.
- Collate buying documents for the operational and maintenance manuals.
- Ability to interpret customer requirements from construction industry drawings and text.
- Undertake other duties as may reasonably be required and which are commensurate with the post-holder’s skills and experience.
- Essential: GCSE (or equivalent) English and Maths
- Desirable: OND Minimum – HNC / Construction related course
- Essential: Proficient in use of MS Office software packages
- Desirable: Construction experience in similar role
- £17,000 – £22,000 dependent on experience
- Ideally the candidate will be local to the head office in Cubbington, Leamington Spa
Please submit CV to:
Strictly no agencies at this time please.