Trainee CAD Draughter AutoCAD

Focus Resourcing
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our established client are looking to recruit for a graduate or trainee design Estimator reporting to the Senior Estimator the role will prepare project specific design to suit enquiries All designs will be prepared using bespoke software. The role requires the individual to become an expert in company field and use their skills to drive the market forward from quotations prepared.

The Design Estimator will be responsible for his individual projects to ensure the smooth transition from concept to installation via site visits, working with external sales and regular customer contact.

To ensure that Designs meet appropriate SAP & Client requirements, conforming to best practices within Building Regulations Parts L & F and Housing Construction Methods

To ensure that the correct pricing standards are adopted for the appropriate client / project

Take ownership of the project to ensure the proposed design is practical for installation on site by attending a minimum of 1 site visit per month.

To ensure all opportunities cross-selling are achieved

To listen to the customers, identify and understand their needs & make sure that promises made are delivered

To feedback issues and ideas from Clients / Team interaction that will help company develop both its processes and products and improve its capability, performance and customer service levels

To assist the Senior Estimator in Departmental Activities, working flexibly in a spirit of co-operation with all colleagues to achieve team goals and targets, carrying out duties as requested

To provide excellent Customer Service, being helpful, courteous and professional at all times, going that extra mile to deliver a great customer experience.

Skills Required


Analytical Thinking

Communication & Presentation

Systems & IT (AutoCAD & MS Office etc)

Project Management

Problem Solving

Planning, Organisation & Time Management

Building Relationships & Team Building

Managing Customer Relationships

Company offer fantastic career progression and benefits to the right candidate.