Mechanical and Electrical Estimator

Location : Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
Job Ref : ET38
Consultant : Ellen Trueman
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : £30k - 40k per year

Description

ET38 – Mechanical and Electrical Estimator

Location: Manchester

Salary: £30,000 – £40,000

Overview:

First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Mechanical and Electrical Estimator on behalf of one of our clients.

The role requires a self- motivated and focused individual who will quickly establish themselves as a key member of the management team.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and submit prime cost estimates.
  • Liaise with internal and external engineers, consultants and subcontractors to construct and formulate estimates and resolve issues.
  • Analyse drawings, specifications and other documentation to prepare estimates.
  • Identify and provide alternative design proposals, solutions and value engineering options.
  • Establish and maintain tendering processes and conduct negotiations.
  • Carry out site surveys to establish project details / requirements and ensure project risks, health and safety and site establishment requirements are identified.
  • Provide Technical Guidance, Advice & Bid Support, from start to finish.
  • Ensure that Good Practice and Legal Compliance are maintained.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • You will have over 5 years’ experience as an electrical/mechanical estimator and conversant with Industry standards & policies.
  • knowledge of the social housing industry.
  • Client facing customer service experience.
  • Strong communication skills should be able to communicate confidently with all members of the construction team, directors, clients and consultants.
  • Willingness to be flexible within the working day and management of targets.
  • Keen sense of opportunity and the ability to accurately assess ‘Added- Value’ for the customer and effectively identify and manage Risk.
  • Good computer skills.
  • Excellent analytic, numeric, literacy skills.
  • The candidate must have excellent time management skills with the ability to organise, allocate priorities and manage workload.

ET38 – Mechanical and Electrical Estimator

Location: Manchester

Salary: £30,000 – £40,000

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