Experienced Estimators


Estimator – Hook

PLEASE NOTE: We require candidates to provide proof they have the right to work in the UK and are unable to proceed with applications for candidates who do not have the right to work in the UK.

This is a full time position based at our Head Office in Eversley, Hampshire and will suit a dynamic Estimator with industry experience seeking a key management position and long term career progression opportunities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Understanding the legal requirements (including health, safety and the environmental matters) for each tender
  • Understanding the contractual requirements (e.g. drawn information, scope of works and specifications) for those tenders
  • Understanding the industry standards that are required to be met.
  • Engaging with specialist subcontractors, suppliers, designers and utility companies (or similar) to ensure we submit a competitive an accurate tender.
  • Establish what resources are required for the efficient completion of the projects.
  • Maintain good relationships with clients, consultants and colleagues

The Successful Candidate will:

  • Be confident in pricing demolition or earthworks worth in excess of £1 million in value.
  • Demolition experience of a wide variety of different types of buildings or earthworks and civil engineering.
  • Have an understanding of the JCT and NEC Standard Forms of Contracts and similar
  • Have excellent IT skills (particularly Microsoft Excel)
  • Be looking to develop a long term career with the Collard Group

What’s on Offer:

  • A competitive salary depending upon experience
  • Company car or pickup
  • Mobile phone and laptop
  • Pension Scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Life assurance (4 x Salary)
  • 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
  • Training & development opportunities
  • Supportive team operating as part a family run business with free company social events

Company description

The Collard Group is one of the largest privately-owned waste management companies in the South of England and a leading demolition specialist nationwide.

Our 400-strong team operate from nine recycling facilities across five counties and contracts across the UK. With over 150 lorries our recycling operations cover Hampshire, Berkshire, Wiltshire, Oxfordshire and Surrey and we have the capacity to process over 1m tonnes of waste and recycled aggregates every year.

We have grown year-on-year into a multi-disciplined provider of demolition, remediation, earthworks, waste management, recycling, virgin and recycled aggregates and ready-mix concrete.

We continually invest for the future and typically spend over £5m each year on infrastructure, plant and equipment. We’re committed to providing great products, services and solutions for our customers.

Personal Details

Application Details

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