Quantity Surveyor / Estimator

M.R Industrial Services are seeking an Quantity Surveyor / Estimator with experience in the steelwork/metalwork/construction industry to join a well established and successful steelwork fabrication business based in Corby, Northamptonshire.

The successful candidate will be provided with excellent salary opportunities, private health care and company pension scheme.

An Quantity Surveyor / Estimator is a key figure for the M.R team and will primarily be responsible for the overall success of winning the tenders.


  • Manage the tender from enquiry through to submission and post tender queries
  • Estimating costs for materials, plant & transport, labour & sub-contractors
  • Manage several tenders across the UK
  • Liaise with internal teams such as design, procurement, and contracts to negotiate and procure works packages
  • Allocate hours to tasks
  • Prepare and evaluate risk and opportunity
  • Arrange and prepare commercial documents for tender handover meetings
  • Carrying out basic site surveys in terms of works required to make the project happen
  • Weekly progress reports on live tenders
  • Reviewing contract of works documentation

Ideal Skills/Experience:

  • Several years exposure working with main contractors
  • Estimating experience in a comparable construction role
  • Able to price/quote steel packages
  • Experience with architectural, secondary & structural steel
  • Ability to manage cross functional teams
  • Ability to adapt to change
  • Excellent time management and prioritisation skills needed to manage multiple contracts UK wide
  • Strong Microsoft office skills
  • Ability to communicate (verbal & written) at all levels with clients/architects/structural engineers/sub-contractors/ H&S and in-house management teams
  • Willing to embrace the strong ‘TEAM’ ethos of the company

We are an ‘equal opportunities employer’ and we abide by the Equality Act 2010

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