Estimator

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
North Lanarkshire
Salary
35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
12 Jul 2021
Closes
09 Aug 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Estimator

Location: Glasgow

Salary: GBP35,000 - GBP40,000 DOE + Company Car

Overview:

First Military Recruitment are currently seeking an Estimator on behalf of one of our clients.

To calculate and prepare tender submissions, working out what a contract will cost to deliver, whilst ensuring it returns the required profit.

Our client encourages applications from ex-military personnel however candidates from all backgrounds will be considered.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Ensure you maintain or improve upon the Company's historic quote to order conversion ratio.
Prepare tenders/offers in accordance with all procedures as set out on Estimating Information Sheets and by required return date.
To prepare tenders/offers from architects drawings and/or site visits and detailed specifications provided by the client.
To estimate the type and amount of materials necessary to deliver the contract against the agreed specifications and to offer any value engineering options available.
To estimate the cost of plant, equipment and overheads.
To estimate the cost of access, hoisting and protection with due regard to Health & Safety risks.
To establish the likely progress and completion rates, including allowances for bad weather and other unforeseen circumstances.
To attend any pre-order meetings arranged by Main Contractors to assist in submission of Tenders/Offers.
To calculate a final figure for the estimated cost, supplemented by adjustments for overheads and profit and presenting a tender price.
To liaise with Contracts Manager/Supervisor, by handover meeting, on receipt of order, to communicate pricing information of the tender.
Transfer quote and order information.
Prepare and submit information for O & M Manuals.
Skills and Qualifications:

Previous experience in a similar role is essential.
Incumbents need to be articulate and numerate.
Adaptability/ Business Awareness/ Detail Handling/ Initiative/Planning and Organising/Roofing Industry/Plant/Safety and Communication experience.
Experience of Flat Roofing Estimation is essential.
General computer awareness.
Location: Glasgow

Salary: GBP35,000 - GBP40,000 DOE + Company Car