Graduate Estimator

Salary: £24,000 per year
Location: Halifax
Division: Engineering & Technical
Employment type: Permanent
Reference: 901679
Start date: 31st May 2021
Work hours: 8 - 5


Compass have available a Graduate Estimator position for our construction based client based in Halifax.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious, hardworking and high achieving recent graduate, to carve out a career with a progressive and ambitious company.

On offer for the successful candidate are a graduate training scheme, excellent career prospects and earning potential and an attractive starting salary.

No prior experience is required, but you must be able to demonstrate:

  • Excellent academic achievements, including University degree in a construction or mechanical engineering discipline. Realistically, you should have achieved, or be expecting a first class degree to be successful.
  • Understanding of, and ability to read technical drawings
  • Determination, drive and motivation to be successful on your career.
  • Commercial approach with good communication skills and credibility to deal direct with clients.

Role Responsibilities will include:

  • Working within the Bid team to secure projects and orders where the role is to successfully tender, design, negotiate and secure projects
  • Reviewing customer enquiries and preparing quote templates to make customer proposals.
  • Use of Autocad to review and prepare space planning requirements
  • Liaising with supply chain partners to accurately compile tenders/quotes.
  • Supply chain development
  • Formal handover of successful tenders to projects team.


This is a genuine career opportunity in an exciting industry with a business that continue to grow, offers real opportunity to its employees.

The role is likely to start in May/June 2021

Other Benefits



1st Class Degree

All Health & Safety risks will be covered in induction. If there is ever an instance in which you do not receive an induction, be sure to call Compass as a matter of urgency.

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