Trainee Technical Quotations Engineer

Nicholas Associates
23 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you have strong customer service skills?

Would you be capable of reading engineering drawings?

Would you be confident producing quotes in an engineering/technically inclined role, communicating by phone and email?

If so then please read on to find out more!

The company:

With manufacturing facilities and distributors located across the world, you will be working in a modern open plan office environment. The company manufacture and engineer bespoke products, and can offer all the benefits that come with working for a large company – job security, career progression, great benefits and professional work environment/structure.

The role:

As the Trainee Technical Quotations Engineer you will be tasked to prepare quotations and answer technical questions for customers. (Full training given)

The Trainee Technical Quotations Engineer will work closely with manufacturing and technical personnel, and will be involved in direct interaction with customers, handling queries and attending to customer specific needs.

The basics

Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm

Salary: £18,000-£20,000 per annum

Location: Clay Cross

Training: Full product training

Holidays/Benefits: 31 days holiday, Company Pension, free onsite parking, real scope for progression in this large manufacturer


* Prepare detailed quotations to customers via email

* Deliver excellent customer service skills to customers over the phone and via email

* Liaise with engineering and technical departments within the group

* Problem solve and manage customers expectations

The ideal Trainee Technical Quotations Engineer may have the following background or skills in order to strengthen application:

* A engineering or technical background

* Strong customer service skills

* Excellent communication and administrative skills

* Competent at compiling quotes

* Competent at communicating effectively over email to clients across the world

* Engineering education – electrical or mechanical

* Previous experience working in a engineering or technical environment

* A background working within engineering or manufacturing OR within a technical admin/technical sales and quotations role


This is a bespoke product, so all product training will be given.

Role suitability:

This role will suit someone who wants to work in a customer service and technical office environment. You may have a engineering or technical background, as you will be dealing with engineering functions from companies all over the world who purchase the companies products

If you are interested in the Trainee Technical Quotations Engineer roles, please apply immediately due to the urgency of this role. If you have any questions at all please contact Matthew Brown/Steve Brown on (phone number removed)

Nicholas Associates Professional is a highly respected industry leading professional recruitment agency specialising exclusively in Executive Search and Selection, Construction, Engineering and Technical, and Finance and Accountancy roles across the UK and internationally. Working with many of the UK's most well-known client brands, we are passionate about matching the best talent to the best roles.

Nicholas Associates Professional is part of Nicholas Associates Group, a market leading partner of choice for talent management solutions, from Apprentice to Boardroom. For us, it's all about enabling people to be their best.

To find out more about us please visit (url removed)

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