Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £40,000.00 - £50,000.00 gross per year
  • Leeds


Position: Mechanical Estimator/Proposals Engineer
- Water

Location: Leeds

Salary Guide: £40,000
- £50,000 Plus Excellent Benefits

Our client is a principal contractor who design and construct efficient water and wastewater treatment facilities.
They currently have a vacancy for a Mechanical Estimator/Mechanical Proposals Engineer to be based at their head office in Yorkshire.

Key Tasks:

Develop the clients' specifications and drawings in sufficient detail to enable the subcontractors to price their package of work accurately.
Undertake pre-tender design layouts for water and sewage treatment works, including P&ID's.
To organise submission of Tenders (including technical and Commercial aspects)
To respond to clients MEICA post Tender requirements.
Appraisal of process designs solutions.
Obtain accurate prices and quotations for all aspects of a tender relating to the MEICA element including subcontracts, materials and labour.
Technically and commercially assess quotations.
Produce an accurate estimate for MEICA related work for a Tender.
Advise the Proposals Manager of any additional resources that may be necessary to complete the Tender.
Preparation of Tender programme for MEICA equipment and MEICA activities.
To document any areas of potential risk identified in the tender.
Liaise with other interested parties (including process, civil engineering and commercial specialists).
Attendance to site visits if required.
Attendance to settlement meetings to discuss and explain, MEICA estimate.
Preparation of tender submission (including technical and commercial aspects)
Attend post-tender MEICA/commercial meetings with client.
Adherence to the Company Q.A.
Preparation of hand-over documentation after award of contract.

Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

Preferably Degree qualified in Mechanical engineering discipline
Experience within the Water Industry
Contractually aware
Working knowledge of Microsoft office software

Keywords: Tendering, Proposals, Estimator, Estimating, Design, Project Engineer, Water, Sewage, Sludge, Wastewater, Conditions of Contract, NEC, Yorkshire Water, AMp6, AMP7, Mechanical Engineer

  • ms project
  • software