CBS PRECAST LTD
About CBS PRECAST LTD
CBS Precast is a long established company with more than 30 years’ experience in the precast concrete industry. We offer a design, supply and installation service to main contractors across the south and midlands, and have a skilled and conscientious team providing a professional service to our clients.
Depending on the applicants’ experience, we are looking for an Estimator or Junior Estimator to join our team. In this role you will be preparing quotations from information received from clients. There will also be some negotiation. Ideally with relevant industry experience, you must be commercially aware, have good numeracy and IT skills and be a confident communicator. Attention to detail is key, as is a flexible attitude and a pro-active outlook. Experience in AutoCAD/Draftsight and of reading drawings is preferable, but not essential.
- Logging new enquiries on the system.
- Taking off information from drawings.
- Preparing quotes and sending out to clients.
- Checking quotations against client specifications.
- Amend quotations if details are changed.
- Negotiation with clients on pricing, with supervision.
- Feeding back information to other members of the team.
- Ensure that all paperwork is accurate.
- Associated administration for the estimating team.
- Numeracy and literacy skills.
- Commercially aware.
- Good communication skills IT Skills – Functional knowledge of Excel, Word and Outlook, and the ability to learn new IT programs if necessary.
- Advanced knowledge of Excel would be useful but not essential.
- Attention to detail.
- Experience in CAD and the ability to read construction drawings preferable.
- Experience in construction techniques desirable