Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Estimator – Flat Roofing

Location: Cumbernauld

Type: Permanent

Salary: £35,000 to 40,000 Per Year

Posted on: 26/07/2022

About our Client 

My client has been established in the flat roofing market for over 100 years. They speiclais in hot melt, felt, single ply and liquid applied systems up to the value of £100million. Now they are looking to bring on an experienced Estimator. 

About the Role 

  • Ensure you maintain or improve upon the Company’s historic quote to order conversion ratio. 

  • Prepare tenders/offers in accordance with all of our procedures as set out on Estimating Information Sheets and by required return date. 

  • To prepare tenders/offers from architects drawings and/or site visits and detailed specifications provided by the client. 

  • To estimate the type and amount of materials necessary to deliver the contract against the agreed specifications and to offer any value engineering options available. 

  • To estimate the cost of plant, equipment and overheads. 

  • To estimate the cost of access, hoisting and protection with due regard to Health & Safety risks. 

  • To establish the likely progress an completion rates, including allowances for bad weather and other unforeseen circumstances. 

  • To attend any pre-order meetings arranged by Main Contractors to assist in submission of Tenders/Offers. 

  • To calculate a final figure for the estimated cost, supplemented by adjustments for overheads and profit and presenting a tender price. 

  • To liaise with Contracts Manager/Supervisor, by handover meeting, on receipt of order, to communicate pricing information of the tender. 

  • Transfer quote and order information to Britain. 

  • Prepare and submit information for O & M Manuals. 


About the Candidate 

  • High level of technical competency. 

  • Must come from a curtain walling background 

  • Have good attention to detail. 

  • Excellent verbal and communication skills 

  • At least 5 years estimating  experience 

Points of Appeal 

  • Freedom within the role with a route to higher management 

  • Interesting Projects 

  • A company with a full order book