Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Coventry


Package includes Car or car allowance + Health Care + Bonus Scheme
Hello, Options Resourcing is extremely pleased to be offering the opportunity to work for a leading multi-disciplined Mechanical & Electrical contractor. Our Client has a key requirement for a Mechanical Estimator. This is a permanent position working out of an office based just outside of Coventry, CV5.
As the Mechanical Estimator, you will be a key member of the estimating team focusing on preparing accurate estimates and submitting tenders in a timely manner for a range of different sectors including commercial, industrial, retail and public sector.
Ideal candidates will have good computer skills including the use of estimating software like SEC. You will need to be a good communicator both verbally and written, be well presented and be comfortable undertaking numerous tasks at any one time.
Daily tasks will include but not limited to:
Understand and scrutinise Project Specifications & Drawings.
Carry out site visits and surveys including client visits
Accurate measuring for materials and labour
Able to measure quantities from drawings
Identify and present tender qualifications and exclusions
To obtain prices from wholesalers, sub-contractors and suppliers
Understand and scrutinise Sub-Contractor quotations
Prepare pre-construction and post construction documentation for senior management.
In order to be considered for this position you will need to meet the following criteria:
Have a strong Mechanical background and hold relevant qualifications
Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Mechanical Estimator
Great understanding of the tender process including the ability to analyse drawings, specifications, proposals and other documentation to prepare product, cost and labour estimates.
CSCS card- senior level preferred.
Good Maths and I.T skills
Live within a commutable distance of Coventry
Be able to work 8am -5pm Monday to Thursday & 8am- 4pm Friday.
Be punctual, reliable and hard-working
If you believe you have the right skills and experience for this role, please send us your CV by following the online application or contact Options Resourcing on 01444 473353 for more information.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £42,000.00 to £45,000.00 /year

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  • retail
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