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Passive Fire Estimator

Full time Permanent MTEC International Ltd in Estimator , in Fire Proofing , in Trade
  • Winsford, Cheshire View on Map
  • Post Date : June 18, 2021
  • Salary: £50,000.00 - £60,000.00 / Monthly
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  • Number of positions 1
  • Job Reference Number 46/21
  • Our Client

  • Our Client
    Our prestigious family run client are looking to expand and are seeking an experience estimator. The role involves assessing material, labour and equipment required and analysing different quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers to ensure the best price to win the contract in a competitive bidding situation, while ensuring that the contract can be carried out profitably. Works may come from a bill of quantities (the document outlining the basics of the work to be done) or just a set of drawings from the client. You may be working on various new and existing maintenance projects which will be completed over several years.

Job Description

SKILL SET:

  • Analysing Information
  • Estimating
  • Reporting Research Results
  • Strategic Planning
  • Attention to Detail
  • Able to read architectural plans and develop cost estimates
  • Strong understanding of residential construction processes
  • Proficiency with MS Word and Excel
  • Able to multi-task and meet strict deadlines
  • Impeccable problem-solving skills

DUTIES:

  • Responsible for compiling estimates of how much it will cost to provide a client or potential client with products or services.
  • He or she will do this by working out how much a project is likely to cost and create budgets accordingly
  • The role involves assessing material, labour and equipment required and analysing different quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers to ensure the best price that will win the contract in a competitive bidding situation, while ensuring that the contract can be carried out profitably.
  • Understanding and managing and exceeding client expectations whilst making profit
  • Understand scope of work to bid.
  • Manage bid pricing from all vendors.
  • Researching materials, equipment and labour costs.
  • Gathering quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers.
  • Assessing the levels of risk on a project.
  • Analysing company data, exchange rates and prices using software packages.
  • Monitoring the stages of a project to make sure that costs are kept in line with forecasts.
  • Review and evaluate cost estimates.
  • Communicate with trade partners and team members regarding new and current projects.
  • Prepare estimates and purchase orders in detail for all products.
  • Ensure timely completion of estimates.
  • Prepare cost analysis.
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with vendors and subcontractors.
  • Prepares work to be estimated by gathering proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents and identifies labour, material and time requirements.
  • Resolves discrepancies by collecting and analysing information.
  • Presents prepared estimate by assembling and displaying numerical and descriptive information.
  • Prepares special reports by collecting, analysing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Maintains cost database by entering and backing up data.
  • Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Running the weekly payroll for operatives using Sage 50 Payroll and Sage 50 Accounts.
  • Completing Pre-Qualification Questionnaires for clients to enable us to be set up on their list of approved contractors – answering questions regarding Health and Safety, Environmental Policies, Quality Policies, Date Protection etc.
  • Sending clients new copies of our insurances, policies and accreditations when they are due to expire.
  • Yearly accreditation applications for CHAS/ Constructionline.

Benefits:

25 days holidays plus stats

10% annual bonus paid in December

Required skills

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