Junior Mechanical Estimator

Job Title: Junior Mechanical Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sidcup
Salary: Salary is dependant on experience
Start Date: 2017-09-13
Reference: 19164
Contact Name: Tom Parkes
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 13, 2017 11:07

Job Description

Job Description : Junior Estimator

Reports to : Line Manager

Main responsibilities

Accurately quantify materials, plant and labour requirements for allocated projects.

Ensure that for pre-designed projects, enquiries relative to the supply of materials, plant and labour are satisfactorily dealt with and that relevant information, contractual and trading particulars are distributed.

Attend and contribute at tender stage/strategy design innovation meetings.

Undertake the assessment of tender bids.

Prepare estimate by hand or utilising computer aided systems including input of data, ensuring that appraisal procedures are adhered to throughout.

Produce summary sheet and associated documents and presentation of the package for tender adjudication to meet deadlines.

Prepare client documentation on completion of tender, including production of associated correspondences.

Prepare post-tender reports.

Prepare files to laid-down standards.

Attend and contribute to mid and post-tender interviews.

In relation to preparation of tenders, attend site surveys and liaise with other departments, suppliers and subcontractors to tender submission stage.

Negotiate lowest prices with suppliers and subcontractors.

Undertake any other duties as requested from time to time that fall within the scope of the position.

Work safely in accordance with the companies current health and safety policy and procedures

The main objectives of the Estimating Department are to achieve a monthly acceptance rate that matches the companies target turnover: this will be one of the measures for the performance of the department.

If you are interested in this role then please apply or contact Tom Parkes
07585 554 586 or 01442 898 904

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