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Mechanical Estimator

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sam Nixon

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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  • Startdate:

    May 2019

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Mechanical Estimator - Cambridge

1st Step are currently working with an M&E Contractor based in Cambridge who are looking to build on their Estimating Team due to an increase in workload and multiple project wins. With a competitive salary and additional benefits on offer, along with a great company culture this is an exciting opportunity for someone either looking to take a step up or transition into a large company to continue their development.

Whether you are an Intermediate Mechanical Estimator looking for development and progression or at Senior Level and just looking for a new challenge, please get in contact to discuss further.

The client covers various project types which include Commercial, Residential, Health, Education, Industrial and Leisure.

Responsibilities include

  • Preparation of detailed take-offs and measurement from tender documents for Project valued from £1-8 Million.
  • Design proposals and examine tender documentation as well as advise of alternative solutions or value engineering options.
  • Take an enquiry or tender package and work it up into a detailed quotation using Estimation
  • Liaise with other departments for gathering data required for the compilation of tenders.
  • Undertake the commercial/technical appraisal of suppliers and M&E sub-contractors.
  • Cover for other duties in the event of Staff holidays and illness.
  • Fulfill a weekly telemarketing slot to contact prospective customers by phone.
  • 3 years' experience minimum with tender experience up to £5 million solely.
  • Additional duties at Management's discretion.

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