Trainee Surveyor

Trainee Surveyor

Trainee Estimator / Surveyor

We have an opportunity for a Trainee Surveyor / Estimator to join a fast-growing roofing company that design and install high-quality roofing systems throughout the UK.

Great opportunity to break into a professional career in construction and learn from / work with fully-trained and experienced individuals.

This a fast-paced, professional and growing company that has already seen great success since its beginning in 2018

Working predominantly in the public sector, they work hard to understand the needs of their clients, ensuring that they can provide them with a unique roofing package that is suitable for the project in hand.

They believe that every member of the team plays a role in the success and growth of their company.


  • Salary Neg.
  • Mobile phone.
  • Profit related bonus (qualify for profit after 1 year of service).
  • Structured training plan and clear path the progression
  • Training courses: Working At Heights, Asbestos Awareness, Safeguarding.
  • Joining a team of 8.
  • Training delivered and overseen by the Head Of Estimating, who has worked his way up from a Trainee Surveyor.
  • Staff incentives
  • Good social side to the job
  • Annual salary reviews
  • Good structure/ enjoyable working environment

The Role – Trainee Estimator / Surveyor

As an Trainee Estimator / Surveyor, you will learn to review roofing tender packages, survey both pitched and flat roof areas, liaise with sub-contractors and put together comprehensive bids.

You will be based from their offices close to Milton Keynes with site visits

Specific responsibilities include:

·Review Tender Packages – When receiving a new tender, you will need to be able to review the package and understand the project requirements which include but are not limited to: understanding the specification for the roofing works and getting the best prices for materials, access facilities and subcontractor works which may be required.

·Site Survey – you will attend a site and conduct full measured surveys so you can ascertain the nature of the roofing works required. Their sites will range from domestic properties for private clients to large office buildings for local authorities.

·Preparing the Bid – you will be required to complete take-offs and put together comprehensive estimates for the roofing and associated works.

Applicant requirements Estimator

You will ideally have some form of construction experience but his isn’t essential
·Current and valid UK Driving License
·GCSE in Mathematics and English of grade C or above
·Competency in Microsoft Office (Word and Excel)
·Good work ethic
·Confident communicator

Estimator / Estimating / Surveying / Roofing / Construction