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Technical recruiters for the built environment

Job Role: Estimator

Salary: £40,000-£50,000 + Benefits

Location: Keighley

Are you an experienced Estimator ready for a new challenge?

If so, my client are an established contractor who offer design, manufacturing and installation services. With a technical focus on undertaking the installation of pipework including epoxy coated steel, pipework supports, tanks and pressure vessels, access metalwork, and pipe bridges with a heavy focus on the UK water sector.

The role will require you in the Keighley office full time, working alongside the Senior Estimator and established engineering team.

Job role and responsibilities:

  • Analyse drawings, specifications and other documentation to prepare estimates
  • Identify and provide alternative design proposals, solutions and value engineering options
  • Construct and formulate estimates and resolve commercial issues
  • Visiting sites to undertake surveys and produce associated reports and tenders
  • Maintaining quotation records as required
  • Ensuring profitability of quotations
  • Liaising with clients and sub-contractors
  • Ensuring an effective handover of jobs to Project Managers
  • Preparation of a programme of works for projects
  • Production of drawings, parts lists and any other information required
  • Liaising with customers, suppliers and project managers to ensure cost effectiveness
  • Attending site meetings
  • Carrying out site investigation work as required
  • Ensuring profitability of quotations
  • Liaising with clients and sub-contractors
  • Ensuring quotation deadlines are managed and adhered to
  • Ensuring the production of accurate quotations
  • Ensuring that programmes are not provided to the client that aren’t achievable

Qualifications and Experience required:

  • Dynamic and specialist experience from an engineering / manufacturing / fabrication / production sector
  • Knowledge of mechanical engineering / contracting services within the water sector
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
  • Good organisational skills
  • Excellent Excel and Word skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative with limited supervision
  • Flexible working approach
  • Driving for work purposes will be required

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity, please reach out to Charlie Knight @ Advance TRS.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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