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Intermediate Mechanical Estimator

  • Location

    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package

  • Contact:

    Sam Nixon

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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  • Startdate:

    February 2019

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Intermediate Mechanical Estimator - London Bridge Region

1st Step are currently working with a growing M&E Contractor based in the London Bridge region. They are looking to add an additional member to the team due to a recent promotion within the business. You will be joining a strong estimating department already in place with the opportunity to progress and develop your career further.

You will be supported by the Senior Estimator within and shown the ropes moving forward whilst working alongside the Electrical side and other Estimators.

Whether you are an Assistant Mechanical Estimator looking for development and progression or at an established level or just looking for a new challenge, please get in contact to discuss.

Role requirements:

* Experienced Mechanical Estimator with at least 3 years' experience within the mechanical building services industry estimating using some form of estimating software.
* Can work alongside the other mechanical estimator as well as independently within a busy estimating projects department.
* A track record of having successfully estimated a variety of Building Services projects covering Commercial, Residential, Education and Healthcare projects between the values of £1 million - £12 million, along with proven experience in dealing directly with clients.
* Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English, able to inspire, influence and negotiate.
* Hold a sound working knowledge of up to date building regulations and coding.
* Drive and determination to progress their career into a senior role.


* Drive and determination to progress their career into a senior role.
* Complete take-offs from drawings/information provided.
* Full document control on each tender.
* Liaise with subcontractors/suppliers to gain competitive quotations.
* Value Engineering and/or partial design works on tenders.
* Liaise with electrical estimators to ensure fully compliant M&E quotation.
* Input take offs into estimating software and model / finalise quotation.
* Produce quantified schedule of rates.

Ideal Candidate:

* Looking to develop their career.
* Committed and self-driven.
* Methodical and thorough.

I am in the process of organising interviews over the next week, so please get in contact to get the ball rolling.