Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Estimator – Curtain Walling

Location: Peterborough

Type: Permanent

Salary: £30,000 to 45,000 Per Year

Posted on: 30/04/2022

About our Client 

My client has been established for over 30 years within the curtain walling sector. They work on projects from £100k up to £10million which could consist of curtain walling, windows, doors and cladding. 

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 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 

  • Previous experience in estimating large curtain walling projects 

  • Flexible self-starter with the ability to prioritise 

  • Excellent eye for detail 

  • Analytical and problem-solving skills 

  • PC literate 

  • Commercially aware 

Points of Appeal  

  • Freedom within the role with a route to higher management 

  • Interesting Projects 

  • A company with a full order book 

  • National contractor