Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Estimator – Curtain Walling

Location: Wilnecote

Type: Permanent

Salary: £40,000 to 45,000 Per Year

Posted on: 30/04/2022

About our Client 

  • My client work on some of the most prestigious curtain walling/façade projects across the UK. From their based in the West Midlands it makes it easy for them to work across the UK. Now due to an increase in work they are looking to add an experienced Estimator to their team. 

About the Role 

  • Evaluate client’s enquiry documents, checking the feasibility of design within the parameters of the specified system and glazing, also site logistics, programme, building regulations, etc. 

  • Correspond with the client and seek clarification over any omissions or conflicting documentation. 

  • Prepare material costs using system software. 

  • Obtain quotations for supply of materials and sub-contract elements. 

  • Compile pricing document using material, plant and labour costs. Apply appropriate margin. 

  • Draft formal quotation, prepare documentation supporting our proposals. 

  • Submit quotation within client’s timeframe. 

  • Follow up quotation submission – communicate with client at various stages of the tender process and prepare quotation revisions as required. 

  • Attend meetings as required with the client and members of commercial and design teams. 

  • Attend internal meeting once a contract has been won, handing project over to design, commercial and contract management personnel. 

  • Attend regular estimating review meetings, chaired by the Director. 

About the Candidate                                        

  • At least 5 years estimating experience 

  • Hardworking 

  • Must be based in the west midlands 

  • Have good timekeeping skills with the ability to be flexible. 

  • Must come from a building envelope background 

  • Ability to keep cool under stress 

  • Ability to work as part of a team and under instruction from your line manager 

Points of Appeal  

  • Freedom within the role with a route to higher management 

  • Interesting Projects 

  • A company with a full order book