Junior Estimator

  • Job Reference: 00003863-1
  • Date Posted: 29 August 2023
  • Recruiter: Vannin Solutions
  • Website: http://www.vanninsolutions.co.uk
  • Location: Leeds
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £37,000 to £47,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension, Life Insurance, Holiday, Sick Pay
  • Sector: Quantity Surveying, Commercial & Procurement
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We are looking for a Junior Estimator to join the commercial team of an established and successful construction company with works in railway civil engineering.

Responsibilities as a Junior Estimator:

  • You will provide advice on new tenders and raise documents appropriate for industry standards, information such as rate schedules and info on bill of quantities.
  • Report to the Commercial Director and provide information as required
  • You will review contract performance and budgets and attend site visits.
  • You will also prepare valuations for any additional works.
  • In addition, you will produce documents for tendering and work to HSQE standards as required in the rail environment.


  • At least 2 years relevant experience in civil engineering or rail
  • Pricing experience
  • Experience with NEC, JCT, ECC and NWR contracts
  • MS Office including Excel
  • HNC/HND/Degree in Engineering (preferred)

Benefits of the Role:

  • Hybrid working (up to 2 days per week)
  • Sick Pay
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Training and progression
  • New offices in a convenient location

This role will require the successful applicant to undertake Drugs and Alcohol screening.

For a full job description submit your CV and/or call us.