Job Description:

We have an Estimator / Building Surveyor job opportunity based from our Poole office covering mostly residential repair, renovation and adaptation projects for local authority and housing association clients across the Dorset and Hampshire area.

You will work with our Estimating and Procurement Manager and a team of Contracts Managers, to provide quotations, estimates and valuations largely based on schedules of rates.

Projects typically range from small works valued at less than £2000 through to major works up to £500,000.

We are looking for an experienced Estimator/Building Surveyor with ideally:

  • Experience in the field of building services and construction.
  • Knowledge of the developing changes brought about by the Building Safety Act 2022
  • Proficient in inspecting, surveying and scheduling.
  • An HNC or equivalent or professional qualification ie CIOB
  • Schedule of Rates experience especially version 7.2.
  • Able to understand 2D and 3D drawings.
  • Clear understanding of scopes of works and specifications.
  • Good working knowledge of SMM7/NRM.
  • Confident with Microsoft applications.
  • Great communication skills and a team player
  • Clean driving licence and happy to be on the road with surveys a couple of days each week or as quotations dictate.
  • Able to manage a busy workload and several estimates at the same time.
  • Be dynamic, innovative, and able to work on own initiative.

The Estimator/Building Surveyor will be an integral part of our team, providing essential support to ensure smooth and efficient estimating and surveying operations.

If you are an experienced and enthusiastic Estimator this could be the perfect opportunity for you to showcase your skills with a successful and growing company.

You will be joining a small and friendly office that value people who are committed to the company and their roles.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: £38,000.00-£44,000.00 per year


  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • On-site parking


  • Monday to Friday


  • A-Level or equivalent (required)


  • Estimating: 2 years (required)

Willingness to travel:

  • 25% (required)

Work Location: In person

Reference ID: EBS

Expected start date: TBD

Leave a Reply