Take Off Technician

Location: Ipswich

We are looking for a take off technician to join our estimating department at Head Office in Ipswich.

Key Responsibilities

Assist the Estimators in other capacities if extra help required.
•Crrespond with site personnel to assist in take-off or other relatable queries.
Learn to read plans & project specifications.
Learn to use the company’s take-off & earthworks modelling software.
Learn to identify incidental items of work that may require take-off.
Develop an understanding of standard methods of measurement and forms of contract.

Equal Opportunities

We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

We also place high importance on our inclusive recruitment policy and will do our very best to support those applicants who may need adjustments in order to take part in the recruitment process.

Please do let us know if you require any additional assistance on 01473 238300.

Skills Required

If you’ve got a head for numbers, a sharp set of IT skills and an interest in civil engineering, we want you to come and work for us!
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate innovative approaches to problem solving and the ability to handle the financial and mathematical demands of the role by possessing impressive numeracy skills, and you must be able to work to deadlines!
Whilst experience in civil engineering would be preferred, it is not imperative.

Benefits Package

Life assurance cover (4x annual salary)
The Great Escape - leaving work early every Friday!
Company pension scheme (we match up to 8%)
25 days holiday plus bank holidays (with an option of buying more holiday)
Extensive training programmes
Cycle-to-work scheme
Employee Benefits Platform & Employee Assistance Programme
Company social calendar including regular fun days and a broad range of charity events
A supportive business that genuinely wants to help you progress in your career


Please send us your CV and a covering letter

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within two weeks please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.