Senior Mechanical Estimator

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere
  • Salary: £55000 - £70000/annum


South London based M&E Contractor is seeking to hire an experienced Senior Mechanical Estimator into their commercial team.
Our client is a Design & Build contractor that has been established for over 30 years. They deliver mixed sector schemes including commercial fit out and refurbishment, R&D, high end residential, education and leisure.
Capable of demonstrating previous successful experience of Estimating Mechanical Building Services projects with values of £100K to £5M. The ability to work under their own initiative from receipt of initial tender to completion of the tender for submission.
A minimum of 5 years experience in building services estimation and ideally educated to HNC / HND.
1. Read, understand and scrutinise specifications and drawings.
2. Preparation and issue of sub-contract enquiry packages.
3. Preparation and issue of supplier enquiry packages.
4. Preparation of Tender Cost Reports.
5. Take-off and measure pipework services from consultant or other Tender drawings.
6. Tender site visits to fully establish the Scope of Works and specific site requirements.
7. Tender site visits with Sub-contractors / Specialists to ensure compliant and competitive submissions.
8. Attendance at mid-tender interviews (if required) and the ability to demonstrate a good knowledge of the requirements of the project.
9. Development of the Mechanical Building Services tender within an ‘Estimation’ Software package.
10. Compilation and preparation of the tender and associated documentation for Director approval prior to formal submission.
11. Formal submission of Tender.
12. Attendance at post tender interviews.
13. Ongoing Estimating support to Contracts Management teams throughout the duration of the contract works.
14. Ability to tender multiple projects at any one time.
15. Ability to produce Value Engineering solutions.
£55,000 – 70,000 (DOE) + Package
Interviews taking place immediately

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