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Freelance Estimator for Roofing and Cladding Contractors

David Steadman, Norwich, United Kingdom


Experience

15 - 24 years

Other titles

Estimator quantity surveyor

Skills

Cost estimates Estimating software Estimator Waterproofing Estimating + 5 more

I'm offering

I provide a reliable and accurate freelance estimating service for roofing and cladding contractors that is tailored to suit their requirements.

Specialising in pricing roofing and facade disciplines including composite cladding, aluminium standing seam, single ply membrane, structural waterproofing and rainscreen. I'm proud to cover all sectors of the construction industry – commercial, leisure, retail, aviation, healthcare, industrial, residential and stadia developments.

Markets

United Kingdom

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Language

English
Fluently

Ready for

  Smaller project
  Ongoing relation / part-time

Available

Typically available right away

My experience

2019 - ?   freelance
Freelance Estimator, Steadfast Estimating Services unknown.
Steadfast Estimating Services
• Offering estimating services to be structured to compliment your own team or provide a totally independent estimating solution.
• Specialising in roofing and façade disciplines including composite cladding, aluminium standing seam, single ply membrane, structural waterproofing and rainscreen.
• Services can include: -
1. Producing detailed and accurate digital take-offs from architects' drawings.
2. Issuing sub-contractor and supplier enquiries.
3. Preparing priced bill of quantities utilising computerised estimating package.
4. Producing the overall tender submission document i.e. covering letter, Bill of Quantities, scope drawings, specifications and clarifications.
5. Quotation follow-up with client.
6. Attending post tender meetings.
UP

2018 - 2019   job
Career Break unknown.
April 2018 - May 2019 Career break spent travelling
• Volunteered at a wildlife research project in South Africa and a marine conservation project in Fiji. Achieved a Level 1 Ski Instructor qualification in Canada.
Research

2011 - 2018   job
Estimator Prater Ltd.
• Preparing competitive tenders for one of the UK's leading specialist contractors, who deliver high quality and cost effective design, manufacturing and installation services for the complete building envelope.
• Working on a diverse range of commercial, leisure, retail, aviation, healthcare, industrial, residential and stadia developments.
• Tendered projects range from £250K to £10M in value including a number of prestige landmark projects.
• Pricing disciplines including rainscreen cladding, composite cladding, single-ply membranes, structural waterproofing and aluminium standing seam.
• Accurately quantifying material, labour and plant requirements from architect and engineers drawings using Adobe/Bluebeam software.
• Utilising ConQuest Q Series estimating software to produce fully rated pricing schedules.
• Leading final review meeting with directors prior to submission.
• Often working to tight tender deadlines and managing multiple live projects.
• Integral part of the team in numerous successful projects including Appleton Academy School Bradford, Holland Green Design Museum London, Fitzroy Place London and Principal Place Commercial, London.
Software, Adobe, Retail, Design


My education

2002 - 2004
Lowestoft College of Further Education
Hndhncorequivalent, Engineering

1998 - 2000
Lowestoft College of Further Education
Secondary, Engineering


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