Mechanical Estimator

East London
£50000 - £55000/annum Car + Sup PHC + benefits
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our Client is an expanding building services contractor based in East London and they are looking to recruit an experienced an experienced Estimator with a strong Mechanical bias for traditional and D&B Projects across the Residential, Mixed Use, Commercial and Facilities Management.

Details of the role:

To provide detailed estimate of job’s ranging from £100,000 to £20,000,000. Establishing the estimate will involve taking off detailed lists of materials, producing schedules & sending off to sub-contractors & suppliers for pricing. Inputting the labour & material into Estimation estimating system.

It will involve liaising with clients, meeting with them & finally handing over to our projects team, in house.

Internal contact:

Liaise with contracts managers – help them understand the project
Liaise with buying department – help them with schedules
Liaise with contracts directors and QS’s – when the project is to start
Liaise with estimating manager – timetable of returning tenders


Projects cover a wide range of residential, Commercial and industrial projects. The candidate will require a strong understanding within these sectors.

Proactive approach and outlook
Strong communication skills
Ability to maintain existing and foster new relationships
At least 5 yrs within M&E contracting sector
Technical Knowledge and Design
IT SKills
Strong attention to detail
Ability to work in isolation and as part of a team
Desire to continually overachieve

Essential Criteria:

Mechanical building services qualification
Experience 5yrs+ within the M&E Industry
Strong commercial awareness - discuss and analyse financial impact on projects
Full UK Driving license

Please send us your CV for review. Due to numbers of applicants, all candidates will be contacted via email, the successful candidates will be contacted via telephone to discuss in more detail