Client Name
J P Carpentry and Builders Ltd
Job Type
Wootton Bassett
Salary & Benefits
£45,000 - £60,000 depending on experience

We are looking for an Estimator based at our office in Wootton Basset.  This is a key role where you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of high quality residential projects.

Who are we?

At JPT Carpentry we take the dreams and aspirations of home-owners and make them a reality, by creating a truly stunning living environment for them, using both traditional and modern building techniques.

We are extremely proud of the quality of our projects which range from complete refurbishments and listed building works, to new builds and large extensions.

We are growing and we believe that it’s because of our reputation for excellence, which is testament to the unrivalled levels of service and exceptional quality we offer. 

Based in Wootton Basset, we are a family-run business, our aim is that each of our projects reflect transparency, honesty, quality and workmanship

 The role

Working within a team of professionals, you will have the opportunity to get your teeth stuck into in some top quality, inspirational residential projects, quantifying the materials, equipment and resources needed to complete each project to an impeccable standard from planning stage.

You will take full ownership as the key estimator for each project, from preparing winning bids to estimating complete projects, usually to tight deadlines, but always ensuring high standards.

You will also take ownership of all aspects of project financials, readily understanding and interpreting cost & variations, ensuring that all project team members are regularly updated.

You will be working on restoration and private new build projects and will be liaising directly with private clients so it goes without saying that you will be a natural communicator with excellent relationship building skills.

Who you’ll be?

You will be comfortable preparing compelling bids and tenders to a high standard and to tight deadlines, with the best possible outcome in mind.

Your seasoned negotiation skills when estimating will ensure that you always reach the best possible outcome for clients. 

You will be working on restoration and private new build projects and will be liaising directly with private clients, so you will naturally be a first-class communicator.

You will have a meticulous mind and love getting down to the financials, ensuring that projects are delivered on time and to an impeccable standard

You will have a true passion for the residential market and feel inspired by the quality of our projects.

What’s in it for you?

This is a full time position, working from 8am until 4:30pm, when needed we can show you some flexibility, and we hope that you would do the same.

If you like what you’ve heard and you’ve got serious passion for high-end residential projects, we’d love to see a copy of your CV and a one page covering letter explaining why you’d be perfect for the role.