Estimator

  • Job Reference: 35658
  • Date Posted: 1 June 2017
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Brighouse, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Specialist on the job training
  • Sector: Construction, Engineering, Manufacturing Operations, Sales & Marketing, Engineerg/machine
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Estimator

Brighouse - 37.5 Hours

Up to £35K DOE

Specialist on the job training will be provided

Our client provides a full metalworking service encompassing design, manufacture, refinishing and installation. Working alongside a large team who predominantly manufacture canopies, balustrades, fire rated glazing and steel curtain walling, you will be required to work internally, using your industry knowledge to create estimations and build relationships with suppliers and contractors focusing on profit maximisation and customer satisfaction.

Responsibilities

  • Reading architectural drawings, preparing of cost estimates using Excel, Logikal and Schucal systems for new contracts
  • Keep existing contracts up to date, including making amendments, providing new cost estimates, and maintaining communication with the client
  • Prepare detailed, well-written proposals, adhering to client and company guidelines
  • Researching materials, equipment and labour costs that meet required standards whilst achieving best prices

Skills

  • The ideal candidate will be experienced in the Aluminium, Glazing or PVC sectors
  • Basic knowledge of Excel, Logikal and Schucal preferred
  • Ideally be experienced in fire rated glazing although full training will be provided
  • Self-starting, enthusiastic and forward planning candidates would be most suited to this role