Permanent
  • Post Date: May 24, 2019
  • Apply Before: August 24, 2019
  • Annual Offered Salary £34,000- £35,000
  • Location Glasgow
  • Industry Construction
  • Reference Number 7810
Job Description

ESTIMATOR X 2
LOCATION: GLASGOW
FULL TIME PERM
£30000 – 35000 (depending on level of experience)
HOURS: Mon – Thu 8.30am – 4.30pm and 3.30pm on Fri

 

PLEASE NOTE THERE ARE TWO POSITIONS AVAILABLE:

1 x Estimator with 3-5 years experience at the £30-35K level

1 x Junior Estimator (1-2 years experience circa £28K with future progression on salary).

 

These Systems based Estimating roles are integral to the successful tender bid process and will involve working very closing with the Commercial Manager, Contracts and Production Management teams.

 

Main customer base are Construction companies and occasionally pricing Architects.

 

The company have several decades of expertise within passive fire safety, and Architectural Metalwork manufacture and installations, (Windows, Doors and Fire Escape) with a reputation that has helped them to become one of the UK’s top specialist sub-contractors.

 

Typical projects are in the rage of £500K (but do range as wide as £10K – £2.5M)

 

THE ROLE

 

•Preparing tender bids and quotes in conjunction with the Commercial Manager

•Liaising closely with suppliers, as well as some direct customer contact

•Attending weekly tender review meetings with Management team

•Liaising directly with Contracts Team, Production Department and Installation teams

•An experienced Estimator will of course be expected to analyse the content of the tenser specifications and use the information to build a cost schedule:

•Estimate individual jobs in their entirety

•Review tender special conditions

•examine inclusions and exclusions and contract obligations.

•Carry out accurate take offs, measuring and qualifying materials for engineers and architects

•Analysing materials, hours and labour requirements, as well as materials and equipment requirements, all to included in the desired time frame.

•review, amend and then submit final costs and re-review for any final amendments prior to all bid submissions

•Involvement in all tender review meetings.

 

As there are 2 vacancies, one will be at a slightly more junior level (1-2 years experience) with a salary of circa £28K, the more Senior role (3-5 years exp) will be £30-35K

 

ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

 

2-5 year previous experience as an Estimator

You will ideally come from a Manufacturing background ideally windows/doors) with previous Estimating experience within this arena.

MUST be Proficient in suitable industry software such as SchuCal or Logic

Proficient in all Microsoft software (Excel, Word, Outlook).

 

APPLY WITHOUT DELAY AS START DATES WILL COMMENCE EARLY TO MID JUNE.