Mechanical Estimator

Citi Recruit Ltd
Bexley, Greater London
£40000 - £45000/annum Up to £45,000 + Benefits
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a great opportunity to join a privately owned M&E Building Services Contractor as a Mechanical Estimator, based out of their offices in North Kent.

Mechanical Estimator Duties & Responsibilities:

> Accurately quantify materials, plant and labour requirements for allocated projects.

> Ensure that for pre-designed projects, enquiries relative to the supply of materials, plant and labour are satisfactorily dealt with and that relevant information, contractual and trading particulars are distributed.

> Attend and contribute at tender stage/strategy design innovation meetings.

> Undertake the assessment of tender bids.

> Prepare estimate by hand or utilising computer aided systems including input of data, ensuring that appraisal procedures are adhered to throughout.

> Produce summary sheet and associated documents and presentation of the package for tender adjudication to meet deadlines.

> Prepare client documentation on completion of tender, including production of associated correspondences.

> Prepare post-tender reports.

> Prepare files to laid-down standards.

> Attend and contribute to mid and post-tender interviews.

> In relation to preparation of tenders, attend site surveys and liase with other departments, suppliers and subcontractors to tender submission stage.

> Negotiate lowest prices with suppliers and subcontractors.

> Undertake any other duties as requested from time to time that fall within the scope of the position.

> Work safely in accordance with the company’s current health and safety policy and procedures

> The main objectives of the Estimating Department are to achieve a monthly acceptance rate that matches the company’s target turnover: this will be one of the measures for the performance of the department.

Mechanical Estimator Qualifications & Skills:

> Qualified in Mechanical/Plumbing to at least NVQ Level 2
> 3+ Years Estimating Experience within the building services sector
> Experienced using estimating software packages
> Excellent Microsoft Package skills (Excel, Word etc.)

Mechanical Estimator Salary & Benefits:

> Salary up to £45,000 depending on experience this can be negotiated
> 21 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays
> Pension Scheme
> Travel expenses paid for travelling further than the office base (i.e. site meetings further afield)

So if you are an experienced Mechanical Estimator and would like to join a busy and progressive M&E company, then send in your CV today