WE CURRENTLY HAVE THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS AVAILABLE:
Job Title: Estimator
Location: Swindon, with travel required
Salary: Negotiable. Range £30K+, negotiable dependent upon experience + vehicle
Hours: Full Time
Swindon Engineering Metalworkers Limited require an experienced Estimator/QS with knowledge of the Welding, Fabrication and Sheet Metal industry, coupled with a good understanding of architectural, structural and general engineering in both the construction and industrial sectors.
We are a respected engineering company of choice, our customers include; Local Authorities, Construction Companies, Architects, Manufacturing Companies, Building Contractors and the public.
You will be office based, in Swindon, but required to visit customer’s premises and construction sites, including attending site meetings when necessary.
- discuss requirements with clients / prospective clients
- carry out site surveys and prepare and submit quotations and cost summaries
- estimating and winning new contracts
- arranging and attending client meetings
- negotiating with suppliers
- producing RAMS
- monitoring projects to ensure costs are kept in line with quotations and work is completed to the required standards
What you will need:
We require an all-rounder, who can hit the ground running, has good technical ability, and:
- practical experience in metalworking / welding and fabrication, ideally with an apprenticeship background
- proven experience as an estimator/quantity surveyor
- experience of preparing cost estimates for customers
- good understanding of steelwork fabrication and erection
- good communication / relationship management and negotiation skills
- attention to detail and experience reading steelwork drawings
- ability to convert customer drawings into production engineering drawings
- a current full driving licence
How to Apply:
If you wish to be considered for the Estimator position please email your CV and supporting cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
You must be eligible to work in the UK.
We are also always looking for experienced Engineers.
Please email Stefan Gawluk at email@example.com for application details.