Our client based in Dudley Specialising in commercial heating and ventilation (HVAC) Installations has an opportunity for an Estimator to join them on a permanent basis. This position will be based within our clients estimating department, working closely with all areas of estimating, pricing, and providing quotations for projects ranging from £2,000 to in excess of £1.5 million. The work will primarily be office based, but you will be required to visit various sites on occasion to undertake survey works.
This is an excellent opportunity to join an established company with a broad range of clients, working within the construction industry gaining hands-on experience in a thriving and supportive workplace.
Measuring and taking off materials from construction drawings and project specifications
Inputting take offs into the computer software
Obtaining quotations for materials and sub-contract packages
Collating all of the above into a formal estimate and preparing written quotations
Liaising with clients regarding quotations
Making sales calls to generate tender opportunities The successful candidate will:
Have proven experience working in a similar role within the construction industry
Knowledge of HVAC Installations is desirable
Proven experience working with tenders with both the public and private sector clients
Previous experience of working to targets and able to work to tight deadlines
Be self-motivated and capable of managing own workload, self-prioritising and working independently
Excellent attention to detail
Strong ability with maths and English
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; with the ability to work well at all levels.
Good IT skills, with strong familiarity with Microsoft office products with the ability to learn and pick up new systems.
Full UK Driving licence What’s on offer?
Competitive salary – based upon level of experience
Holidays: 31 days including bank holidays
BUPA Health care (after qualifying period)
Non-Contributory Pension scheme (after qualifying period)
Ongoing – inhouse training will be provided
Hours of work: Monday to Friday 08:30am – 5:30pm with 1 hour lunch
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Dudley, West Midlands
To apply for this job please visit www.cv-library.co.uk.