Estimator

Recruiter
Spire
Location
West Bromwich
Salary
£25,000 rising to £30,000 Per Annum (after completion of training)
Posted
22 Jul 2019
Closes
19 Aug 2019
Ref
E/BC/227
Contact
Sue Arnold
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A successful and well-established Engineering Company based near West Bromwich is currently looking for an Estimator to join their manufacturing department on a permanent contract.


Experience required for this Estimator role includes:
  • Some previous Estimating role experience in an Engineering & Manufacturing environment
  • Experience of producing detailed quotations for Presswork, Laser Cut Parts, Welded Assemblies and small fabrications or similar would be an advantage
  • Ability to understand and work from Engineering Drawings and technical specifications is required
  • Experience of liaising with suppliers, customers and other internal departments to enable you to accurately cost jobs
The Estimator role duties will include:
  • Working with the current Senior Estimator for the next 6 months to learn the job role - (then moving into the Senior role following their arranged departure)
  • Breaking down and costing production processes and materials for each customers’ requirements based on Engineering drawings and technical specifications
  • Using internal computer systems to record necessary information relating to quotations and client interaction
  • Liaising with material suppliers, painters, and internal production and design departments etc.
  • Calculating the cost of manufacture, assigning margins and producing quotes to send to new and existing customers
If you are currently either an experienced, Trainee or Junior Estimator looking for your next permanent opportunity, with an established business willing to offer 9 months of one-to-one training up to Senior Estimator level, resulting in a pay rise of around £5,000, then please apply with your up to date CV to the email address on this job board.