Trainee Estimator

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1366916307-2
  • Date Posted: 21 June 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Taylor Made Recruitment
  • Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Commercial & QS, Construction, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Trainee Estimator - No Experience Needed - £28,000 pa

Location: Gloucestershire

Salary: £28,000 per annum

About the Role: Are you passionate about maths and looking to use these skills in your career? We are seeking an enthusiastic candidate who has obtained an A or B at GCSE or A Level Maths. If you are eager to embark on a fulfilling career, apply now to become a Trainee Estimator with a well-established company that offers comprehensive training and excellent career development opportunities.

Company Overview: Our client is a reputable company linked to the Commercial Construction industry with a strong client base and a proven track record for delivering quality projects. Known for their inclusive and friendly work environment, they offer an excellent opportunity for career progression for the right person. Despite their significant industry reputation, they maintain a down-to-earth policy where the office culture is relaxed and welcoming.

Job Overview: We are looking for a Trainee Estimator to join our Clients team. This position offers a negotiable salary and is open to candidates seeking a career in construction estimation, in a junior capacity.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Estimating material and labour costs for construction projects
  • Analyzing project specifications
  • Collaborating with contractors and suppliers to obtain competitive quotes
  • Preparing accurate and timely bids
  • Communicating effectively with project managers and clients

Key Requirements:

  • Strong mathematical and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and negotiation abilities
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Attention to detail
  • A-Level or equivalent (preferred)


  • Company car
  • Company pension
  • On-site parking

Work Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday (Office-based, non-hybrid)

Why Join this Company? You will be joining a young, fun and friendly team ( who wouldn't want to go to to work in shorts!?) with a high staff retention rate. The company offers significant career development opportunities, with salary increases based on ability. This role includes a company car as you will eventually be required to travel to sites (smart work attire!) to see projects and clients. This role will be office-based to learn from experienced colleagues within the office.

If you are excited about using your maths skills in a dynamic and rewarding career, apply now to start your journey!

Apply Today! Candidates from the Gloucestershire and Worcestershire areas are encouraged to apply.