Estimator

Recruiter
Waterhouse Electrical
Location
Motherwell
Salary
£55000 per annum
Posted
14 Jan 2022
Closes
11 Feb 2022
Ref
JMAGY2502/AS
Sectors
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Estimator
Motherwell, Scotland

The Company

Waterhouse Electrical Ltd is a customer-focused contractor specialising in installation, design, testing and compliance for all electrical, security, emergency lighting and life safety systems throughout Scotland and the North of England.

They are currently seeking an Estimator to join the Waterhouse Electrical team on a permanent, full-time basis and play a key role in their Management Team.

The Benefits

- Salary of up to £55,000 DOE

This is a brilliant opportunity for an individual with a proven, successful background as an estimator to advance their career whilst taking on a key management position in a customer-focused organisation.

You will have the chance to support company growth and success, working on large, exciting projects and maximising profitability, whilst enhancing your own portfolio and developing your experience.

So, if you are looking for a fresh, new challenge and are keen to make an active contribution to the ongoing success of Waterhouse Electrical, they are waiting to hear from you.

The Role

As an Estimator, you will be responsible for accurately estimating and quoting electrical projects, ensuring sustainable use of labour and materials.

A key member of the Management Team, you will support the Sales and Operations Teams with large tender opportunities, providing estimation schedules for time and materials for electrical installations. These will include lighting solutions (internal and external), power supplies, data cabling (Cat 5 and Cat 5), fire detection, vehicle charger points, Wifi and allied systems.

In addition, you will deliver work for testing and inspection services in industrial and commercial markets, as well as championing health and safety, ensuring it is adopted at a cultural level.

In this role, you will also:

- Interpret technical drawings and/or bill of quantities to create detailed estimates
- Provide support with design and layout of systems to assist the Installation Team
- Support the Sales Director with bids and/or tenders for new business opportunities

About You

To be considered as an Estimator, you will need:

- Proven experience in creating estimation schedules of time and materials for generalist electrical installations as well as testing and inspection services
- Strong commercial acumen
- Excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise and multitask multiple projects

Other organisations may call this role Project Estimator, Cost Estimator, Quantity Surveyor, QS, or Cost Planner.

Webrecruit and Waterhouse Electrical Ltd are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

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