Cladding Estimator / Curtainwall Estimator / Architectural Estimator

Recruiter
The Sales Recruitment Network
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience + benefits.
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Cladding Estimator / Curtainwall Estimator / Architectural Estimator, required for a company who are specialists in the manufacture and design of Glazing Systems, with a variety of products including Architectural Curtainwall and Facades, Structural Glazing and Glazing systems selling primarily to Main contractors.

Salary of circa £35k to £40k, dependent on experience + other benefits,

Location: Edinburgh

Product: Glazing Systems, Curtainwall and Facades

Job description:

Cladding Estimator / Curtainwall Estimator / Architectural Estimator, required for a company who are specialists in the manufacture and design of Glazing Systems, with a variety of products including Architectural Curtainwall and Facades, Structural Glazing and Glazing systems selling primarily to Main contractors.

Job Role: to undertake the tendering of projects accurately, diligently and timeously. You will be mainly office based but will be required to attend mid and post tender meetings with contractors, usually with the Technical Sales Manager

Responsibilities:

  • preparing supply chain enquiries
  • taking off quantities
  • building base costs including prelims and access
  • writing technical tender proposals within company templates
  • developing VE proposals
  • Skills:

  • identifying suitable products and systems to meet project specific and statutory compliance
  • knowledge of access/install strategies
  • first class IT skills including, Excel, Adobe, Project etc
  • ·Good knowledge of material take-offs and scheduling on excel spreadsheets from Architects’ drawings/specifications and Bills of Quantities

    ·Good team player, whilst an estimators role is typically one of working on their own we have a team of estimators in a busy office where we are developing the team ethos

    Experience / Qualifications

    A minimum of 5-7 years experience in cladding / curtain walling

    Solid high school education and possibly technical college eg HNC Building Tech/BSC in Surveying ideal but not pre-requisite.

    General Skills and Experience :

    Good inter personnel skills.

    Confident, sociable and enthusiastic

    Good Team Player

    Good organisational skills

    Commercial awareness.

    Good general construction knowledge or relevant qualifications.

    Ability to work in a high pressure environment

    Good communication skills.

    Cladding Estimator / Curtainwall Estimator / Architectural Estimator, required for a company who are specialists in the manufacture and design of Glazing Systems, with a variety of products including Architectural Curtainwall and Facades, Structural Glazing and Glazing systems selling primarily to Main contractors.

    Salary of circa £35k to £40k, dependent on experience + other benefits,

    Location: Edinburgh

    Product: Glazing Systems, Curtainwall and Facades