Construction estimator and builder discuss a house plan to prepare a cost estimate for the build

Construction Estimator

Construction Estimators prepare and deliver estimates and cost plans for construction projects up to the tender settlement stage.

Overview

Construction Estimators prepare and deliver estimates and cost plans for construction projects up to the tender settlement stage.

Day-to-day

  • assists construction managers, architects and surveyors in planning and organisation
  • interprets plans, regulations and codes of practice
  • calculates costs and estimates time scales.

Considerations

  • requires driving
  • stressful.

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