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Estimator Required

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced building fabric estimator with energy, high standards, and a flexible approach.
Ideal applicants will need a good knowledge of all aspects of building and the experience of working in commercial and retail environments.
We expect this role to be mainly office based here at our offices although there will be times where travel will be required to occasionally visit sites and attend meetings with clients.
Our expectation is for this individual to be used to working in a fast-paced environment producing a high number of relatively small value quotes to our various clients. These will have to be done in various formats as per the client’s expectations as well on our own bespoke system.
Another key part of this role will be following up on the prices submitted using our powerful reporting system and building relationships with our clients by obtaining feedback and developing trends.
The successful Estimator will have:

• Proven experience of working in a Building Maintenance environment across multiple trades with experience of commercial/retail contracts.

• Technical building knowledge of working methods, practices, procedures, processes, regulations, and legislation.

• Knowledge of the materials and methods used in the construction and building maintenance industry.

• As well as the estimator’s ability we also consider the personality to be just as important. We are looking for people to join our expanding organisation that will share our vision for the business as well as their own personal development.

• Must hold a full clean driving license.

• Job Type: Full-time.

Salary will depend on experience and value that can be added to the business.

Contact admin@1stcontracts.com or call 0333 414 1967 for more information.

Now Recruiting !

Due to continued company development, improvements and new business 1st Contracts are recruiting.

We have a particular requirement for multi-skilled operatives that are qualified and experienced Electricians.

Applicants must be driven and energetic who take pride in their work with vision for both company and personal development, this will complement the company ethos. At 1st Contracts we believe it’s people that make the difference.

They will be asked to carry out a wide range of works from reactive maintenance through to major projects and pre-planned quoted works across our vast portfolio of clients.

Must have a drivers license as will be working alongside other skilled engineers, semi-skilled staff and site managers as well as being in possession of CSCS/ECS card, other relevant industry training is also preferable.

The rate of pay is hourly and is dependent on experience and value the applicant can add to the business.

Out of hours work and overtime regularly available as well as occasional on-call work.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Electrical: 3 years (Preferred)



0333 414 1967