Junior Estimator

Location Derby
Discipline: Construction
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££27000 - £35000 per annum
Contact name: Callum McGoldrick

Contact email: cmcgoldrick@novaxrecruitment.com
Job ref: CMC624_1635344413
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

Novax Recruitment are currently on the lookout for a Junior Estimator with experience in the Structural Steel industry to join a market-leading Steel firm in the Derby area. Established over 45 years ago, they provide the design, manufacture and installation of Structural Steel and Architectural Metal across a variety of construction industries. The role offers the chance to work for a leading steel contractor where, surrounded by an experienced team, the opportunity for career progression is massive.

The role:

  • Producing Takeoffs and estimates for a range of steelwork fabrication projects.
  • Produce estimates and quotes for the full content of work.
  • Liaise internally and externally as needed to ensure estimates are accurate.
  • Fully participate in the management of all incoming enquiries.
  • Liaise & negotiate with Subtrades to receive competitive prices.
  • Personally execute target number enquiries per week and support the Estimating team in achieving their individual targets.


  • Previous experience working as Estimator is essential. (2 years minimum)
  • Experiencing estimating for structural steelwork, or architectural metalwork is ideal - experience on both would be advantageous
  • Must have a good eye for details and be an effective communicator both written and verbally.
Ability to undertake a reasonable level of technical and financial calculations.
Outstanding verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
Excellent IT and numeracy skills.
  • £27,000 - £35,000 per annum dependant on experience
  • Excellent career progression opportunity, surrounded by an experienced team
  • Chance to work for a market-leading steel firm
If this sounds of interest or if you have any other questions please apply direct or email Callum McGoldrick at