Trainee Estimator

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 618640045-2
  • Date Posted: 8 June 2022
  • Apprentice Employer: Sphere Solutions
  • Location: Helston, Cornwall
  • Apprentice Pay: £18,000 to £25,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Career progression
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Construction
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

Trainee Estimator

West Cornwall

Permanent / Full - time


Sphere Solutions are seeking a highly motivated Trainee or Assistant Estimator to join a very successful Civil Engineering and Groundworks Contractor, based in West Cornwall.

Working with an extensive client based; covering both leading contractors and house builders this is an excellent opportunity for a suitably qualified candidate to join a forward -thinking team of like- minded professionals. This is an excellent opportunity to progress with a supportive team and structured training plan in place.

This role would be suitable for a school leaver or recent graduate with a relevant construction qualification, looking to pursue a career in construction.

The role will be varied and will include:

* Assisting the Estimating team in civils & groundworks packages

* Tender administration

* Assisting with producing bills of quantity

* Assist with submitting documentation

* Commercial administration

* Shadowing members of the Commercial team

Suitable candidates:

* Excellent computer skills, including Word and Excel

* Must be willing to learn, working closely with the Commercial Manager

* Must be highly motivated with a passion for construction

* Suitable candidates must have either a HNC/HND in a construction related qualification or have some estimating/commercial experience

* On offer is excellent training and career progression, with a good salary and package.

To Apply:

For an informal discussion please call Abbie Evans on (phone number removed) or apply as instructed.

Sphere Solutions are one of the South West & Wales market leaders in providing recruitment services to the built environment.

With specialist consultants based in our regional offices (Bristol, Cardiff, Plymouth and St Austell) we fill vacancies daily with contractors, developers, civil engineers and their supply chain in high volume with quality candidates