Building Futures


Title: Junior Estimator
Salary: Dependent on skills/experience
Hours: Full time, Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 5.00pm, Friday 8.30am to 4.00pm; with additional hours worked as workload requires.
Location: CCG (Scotland) Ltd HQ, 1 Cambuslang Road, Cambuslang Investment Park, Glasgow, G32 8NB


Position Summary

CCG is looking for a Junior Estimator with 1-2 years of Estimating experience to join our busy Estimating Department and assist with our widespread tendering activities across the group.

The key role involves providing support in dealing with tender opportunities throughout the estimating cycle. You will be reporting directly to the Estimating Manager and liaise with all other functional departments within the organisation for input and support where required.

The ideal candidate will have experience in a main contracting or sub-contracting environment with a good understanding of Estimating principles as well as market trends and costs.   Strong interpersonal and reporting skills plus good all-round IT capabilities are a must. Experience in Conquest or equivalent would be preferred, however not essential as training will be given.

A meticulous approach to your work is necessary – along with being able to work to tight deadlines.

Job Description

  • Review of tender documentation
  • Assist in gaining quotations from sub-contractors; analysis and negotiation of best value offers
  • Assist with creation of pricing documentation, take-off/quantification requirements, for internal and external parties
  • Assist with reviewing ambiguities in tender documents and respond to queries from sub-contractors
  • Assist with compiling full tender price information including preliminaries and all work sections
  • Assist in highlighting areas where added value can be created
  • Liaison with client base & design team members
  • Attend internal meetings

A full driving license is essential.

The position will be rewarded with appropriate training and support, future career progression opportunities and a competitive remuneration package.

Apply via email attaching your CV to Tricia Flaherty at 
Closing Date: Friday 21st Jan 2022


Here from Daniel Hamilton, our Trainee Estimator, via this VIDEO

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