Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Estimator Joinery

Location: Birmingham

Type: Permanent

Salary: £40,000 to 40,000 Per Year

Posted on: 31/01/2024

Joinery Estimator 

We are currently recruiting for a Joinery Estimator to join an established joinery contractor.

Their projects vary in value ranging from £250k – £9Mil.

About the role:

  • Assess tenders, breakdown packages i.e., Joinery, doors, wall cladding and ceilings.
  • Study the drawings, send out RFQ’s to subcontractors and compare their quotes.
  • Return RFI sheets to the MC and review the feedback.
  • Build pricing schedules and cost tender package, ensuring the costs are relevant to the tender specification and finishes documents.
  • Formulate the project preliminaries and clearly qualify the submission.
  • Compile the BOQ or CSA and balance the costing sheet with the submission.
  • Investigate possible VE options, and supply design sketch proposals.
  • Compile tender specific presentations for client meetings.
  • Negotiate the BAFO to LAFO process to secure the works.
  • Once the project has been awarded, spend time handing the project over to the QS and project management team so they understand the works completely.

About the Candidate:

  • Ideally has a background in Joinery (min 5 years), experience on the bench and on site.
  • Alternatively, a quantity surveying back round for joinery company.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A calm and methodical approach.
  • Good understanding of Microsoft 360 with a high proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  • Self-motivated and a team player.
  • Proven track record of successful awards and or projects.