Apprentice Estimator SIGMAT LIMITED

As part of our pre-contracts team, the Estimator will be responsible for producing accurate and competitive tender submissions and client management. This is a fantastic role for the right candidate.

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Closing date: 10 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Days and shifts are to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 38

  • Expected duration

    27 Months

  • Possible start date

    17 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    06 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Responsibility for the production of accurate and detailed tender submissions
  • Create and maintain an accurate cost base for pricing budgets to tight deadlines
  • Negotiate terms with client to secure work
  • Lead internal handovers for projects that have been secured
  • Work with delivery team when a project is secured to provide a proper hand over and procurement schedule
  • Any other tasks commensurate with the post

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

As part of your Apprenticeship, you will be enrolled onto a Level 4 Quantity Surveying Technician standard via our training partner, Learning Skills Partnership. You will be fully supported to achieve this qualification by attending 1-day per week remote training sessions, having 1-2-1 advice and support, e-learning materials, and a whole team of qualified professionals on hand for advice and technical knowledge at your depot.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

This is a fantastic opening to gain permanent employment in a varied and ever-expanding industry. Sigmat has an enviable reputation for well-trained, high-quality staff and this is a career opportunity not to be missed.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Math's (Grade 4/C) Essential
A Level or equivalent Any A level (Grade pass) Essential

About the employer

Sigmat is the leading European manufacturer of cold rolled steel components and panelised structural steel frames, designed, detailed, manufactured, assembled and installed in light gauge steel building construction. Founded in 2001, the business has grown rapidly to become the European market leader in its field. Sigmat Spirit - Our Core Values We've come a long way since the business started in 2001 with just two people, we've been through several rebrands and we are now a 200+ strong people-focused team and growing by the week. Despite us being spread all over the UK we work closely as a team - at Sigmat you're a name, not a number. We know you're probably expecting to see four or five words here that captures Sigmat. Well you might be disappointed to read that we don't have values! Of course we do have many values, but we don't think we need a list of words to define how we work - we think everyone should act with integrity and everyone should be able to work as a team..




Sigmat Ltd

Gannex House, Gannex Park

Dewsbury Road


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Training provider



Holly Parkinson


Apprenticeship standard

Construction quantity surveying technician

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the GetMyFirstJob website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to GetMyFirstJob you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 10 Apr 2023