Scaffolding Estimator

  • Job Reference: SWR3111
  • Date Posted: 24 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Administration, Construction, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Scaffolding Estimator- Office Based - Spider is advertising on behalf of a company who have been providing scaffolding services to their customers across the commercial, domestic, and industrial sectors for over 30 years; erecting, maintaining, inspecting, and dismantling hundreds of scaffolding projects. 

They undertake contracts of all sizes, ensuring the same level of professionalism to every project, big or small. Whether it’s domestic scaffolding or commercial scaffolding for multi-story construction projects, retail sites and developments. 

The Role: 

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an individual to join their small scaffolding office and entails pricing works based on quotes received. Although scaffolding administration experience, or similar is preferred, consideration will be given to those that can demonstrate good attention to detail, with excellent administration skills, including advanced Excel experience. The role is fast paced and requires someone who can prioritise their work, to meet the demands of a busy office. 

The role requires someone who is hardworking, enthusiastic, flexible and have a real passion for building excellent relationships with current and potential new clients. The ability to work autonomously and under pressure is essential to the success of the role. 


  • Overseeing the submission of competitive tenders and subsequent procurement of work for the business.
  • Quote all works – sites and projects with support from the team and following up, when required.
  • Maintain quote register.
  • Seek and build relationships with potential and current clients. 

Skills, Experience & Qualifications:

  • Multisite management.
  • Ability to work autonomously.
  • Strong IT skills – including advanced Excel experience
  • Good communication skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.

They value the contribution people make to their success and in return they offer a competitive benefits package including: a great place to work whilst earning a competitive salary, company pension scheme and 22 days holiday, birthday, and Bank holidays. 

They are an Equal Opportunities Employer 

If you have the relevant skills and experience and would like to be considered, please apply by forwarding an up-to-date CV as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you. 

Please check your email inbox and spam / junk mail folder for any email correspondence for this role. 

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser, and Specialist Recruiter. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

Additional keywords: scaffold, scaffolding, scaffolder, estimator, office based, administrator

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