Reference : GBR08995


  • Sales
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 11/22/2022

Position description

Note: These roles are home based; therefore, candidates can be based anywhere in the UK.

Do you have an eye for detail and excellent communication skills? Previously worked in the construction industry or know a thing or two about merchanting industry? Our team at Build Aviator are searching for attentive and self-motivated individuals to join our growing team of Estimators, pricing all general building works via our Build Aviator estimating service.

Build Aviator is an extremely innovative and rapidly growing business which aims to take the stress out of our clients’ building projects. From design and planning, through to procurement and completion, we provide a full building estimating and material ordering service backed up by our expertise to help make the build process smoother.

What impact will I have in this role?

As a Build Aviator Estimator, you will utilise your building knowledge on a daily basis using our unique estimating software supporting our estimators to produce a full working take off including plant, materials and labour matching the customer’s needs:

  • Contact Customers to review specifications or queries regarding works that require pricing, ensuring the project is priced as accurately as possible.
  • Utilise our Build Aviator estimating software provided to price up works.
  • Building long term relationships with customers
  • Working with sister brands and partners within Saint Gobain
  • Discuss Material options with customers related to their project.
  • Working with a dedicated and diverse team working towards one goal.
  • Work to deadline to ensure estimates are back in the scheduled time for the customer.


First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we’re Agile, we’re Open & Engaging, we care about and know our customers and we all try to act as entrepreneurs. As part of the wider Saint-Gobain Group, Build Aviator are also committed to empowering and developing our own people wherever possible. So whilst construction knowledge is essential for client/applicant contact, we’re also keen to speak to those not from an estimating background, but who still meet the following criteria:

  • Construction knowledge and experience
  • Ability to read builders plans/ specifications
  • A good telephone manner and the ability to articulate yourself concisely.
  • Able to organise your workload to maximise productivity and meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrate an eye for detail, being industriously attentive to enhance accuracy.
  • Can process critical thinking into decision making.
  • Willingness to adapt the service you provide to accommodate your customers’ needs, generating service and sales growth for the business.

Additional Requirements

There are 32+ fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that recruit talented people in the UK and Ireland. However, regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

This vacancy is working for Build Aviator Saint-Gobain is the world leader in the habitat and construction markets, with over 170,000 employees and operations in 67 countries worldwide. With such a significant presence we are proud to offer our employees a career without boundaries… Are You in?

What are the benefits?

In addition to benefitting from a significant focus on your own personal development, you will also have access to:

  • A competitive salary
  • Opportunities for career progression and development.
  • A defined contribution pension scheme.
  • Great discounts across high street chains, online stores and holiday agents.
  • Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Access to a leading health and wellbeing portal.

So are you up for handling the ultimate, frontline responsibility for a business and its goals? Could you help sustain a world class reputation? Then apply today!

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