Commercial Estimator

Kinetic PLC
06 Apr 2018
13 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, a successful engineering firm in Barnsley, is looking for a Commercial Estimator. This position will be working within the Sales Office and reporting directly to the Engineering Manager.

The Commercial Estimator will carry out the following:

- Manage and analyse all materials against a project
- Produce accurate costing estimates in response to customers / product developments
- Read and assess drawings
- Work to demanding dead lines
- Maintain existing master data to reflect on-going amendments to specification / procedures
- Create and input system master data for new products
- Liaise with internal colleagues regarding product set-up, routings and other technical aspects
- Provide quotation services, CAD drawings and Technical support to customers and colleagues alike
- Ability to organize and prioritize workload
- Able to work under pressure and to demanding deadlines
- Interpret and produce CAD production drawings
- Flexibility with regards to changing priorities
- Demonstrate a proactive attitude
- Regular updates to management
- Adherence to the Company Health & Safety Policy is essential

The successful Commercial Estimator will ideally have the following experience:

- Apprentice trained welder/fabricator (mid/heavy background preferably) with estimating experience
- Estimating and material costing experience is essential
- Experience of working with Auto Cad 2D ideally
- Previous experience in a manufacturing environment is essential
- Proficient in the use of MS Office programs, particularly Excel / Access
- Must be capable of producing work to a high standard of accuracy
- Have excellent communication skills and will be expected to develop working relationships across all departments of the business
- Self-motivated, enthusiastic and capable of working to challenging deadlines

Role: Commercial Estimator
Location: Barnsley
Hours: 8.30am - 5.00pm - Monday to Thursday, 8.30am - 3.30pm – Friday
Salary: £(Apply online only)
Benefits: Matched 3% Pension, 28 days hol (inc stats), free parking, progression opportunities

For immediate consideration please click ‘apply now’ or call Alistair at Kinetic Recruitment for a more detailed conversation.

Kinetic plc is a Recruitment Consultancy with over 30 years of experience of delivering staffing solutions to the engineering, manufacturing and technical industries. Kinetic plc treats all applications with a high degree of care, we review all submissions and will attempt to contact applicants who match the job profile. Those that do not meet the specification may not be contacted but their CV retained to be considered against future opportunities

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