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Intermediate Mechanical Estimator

  • Location

    West End, London

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package

  • Contact:

    Sam Nixon

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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  • Startdate:

    May 2019

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Intermediate Mechanical Estimator

Are you currently looking for a new challenge? 1st Step are currently working with a growing M&E Contractor based in the Euston / Kings Cross region. They are looking to train up an additional Mechanical Estimator to continue their growth and to maintain a strong estimating department by bring people up through the ranks.

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

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 Education, Healthcare, Commercial and Residential projects between the values of £500k - £15m, 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.