Estimator - Building Services

Penguin Recruitment
Cambridge, UK
14 Aug 2019
21 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Mechanical Estimator - Building Services

up to £48k per annum


Our client are a specialist HVAC, M&E Projects and Service company with a strong presence in the South of England, due to continued growth they require an Estimator with Mechanical knowledge to work on a number of key large scale maintenance contracts UK wide.

To support and to prepare contract tender enquiries, measurement of works undertaken on site, pricing variations with occasional site visits / meetings nationwide.

Key Responsibilities

Prepare/analyse costings for tenders and contract documents, including bills of quantities, occasionally with the consultant/architect and/or the client
Procurement of specialist Mechanical and Electrical Sub-Contractors
Undertake cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work
Assisting the negotiation of variations, calculations & settlement of final accounts
Assist in establishing a client's requirements
Value management and cost control
Value completed work
Understand the implications of health and safety regulations
Assisting / managing monthly project cost reports in time for monthly meetings
To develop standard costs for the use of operational assets and resources.
To participate in site visits to assess/define customer requirements.
To ensure that customers contractual requirements, terms and conditions and standards are taken into account as appropriate in the preparation of estimates and bid packages.
To develop standard costs for the use of operational assets and resources.
To contribute to the development and maintenance of norms and estimating conventions to improve estimate response times.Necessary Skills

Work to a high degree of accuracy with good organisational skills
Have a good knowledge of general building services
Strong communication skills
The ability to work to strict submission deadlines
Excellent IT skills using Microsoft Office including knowledge
Excellent problem-solving skills
The ability to work as part of a team and take responsibility for own work

The company provide an excellent working environment based in high tech offices in Cambridgeshire, there is a long term career path on offer and a structured career path.

To apply for this position please call Russ Cleverley at Penguin Recruitment in confidence

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