Senior Mechanical Estimator

Conrad Consulting Ltd
£50000 - £55000/annum Package
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Estimator
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Currently looking for an experienced Mechanical Estimator in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk to fill an opening with a sub-contractor currently working on a residential and commercial projects. Interested candidates should have a minimum of 5 years' experience with estimating commercial and/or residential projects.

Responsibilities of the Mechanical Estimator

o Prepare and lead the compilation of tenders, depending on level of experience
o Develop client and consultant relations and develop sold working relationships
o Communicate with all members of the pre-construction team, directors, clients and consultants
o Comply with current estimating processes to ensure it complies with standing orders
o Develop specifications and identification of proposal issues.
o Monitoring for valuation and project appraisals at key stages.
o Work in conjunction with administration staff in preparation of the estimate

Requirements of the Mechanical Estimator

o Minimum 5 year's experience with estimating commercial and/or residential projects.
o Knowledge of estimating Energy Centres, Prefabricated pipework, Shell & Core and Packaged Units an advantage.
o Prior experience in the Building Services sector, whether from an operational or formal estimating background.
o Experience in reading and understanding tender drawings and bills of quantities.
o Experience working with and developing schedule of rates.
o Strong PC skills in particularly MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
o Experience in 'Estimation' software or other similar estimation programme
o A full driving licence.
o Professional or Trade-related vocational qualifications are also preferred.

Compensation for the Mechanical Estimator

The starting annual salary for this position is £50,000 - £55,000 DOE + Package