Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Estimator Mechanical

Location: Bristol

Type: Permanent

Salary: £45,000 Per Year

Posted on: 21/02/2024

Our client, a medium sized, employee-owned M&E contractor with an exceptional client & sub-contractor reputation, work on projects ranging from £100k – £6m across the commercial, residential, education, leisure, health, and pharma sectors, with a strong repeat client-base. 

This is a rare opportunity to join a company that truly values their employees, offering profit share and employee ownership in an organisation that excels in the industry


  • Read, understand and scrutinise specifications and drawings
  • Preparation and issue of sub-contract enquiry packages
  • Preparation and issue of supplier enquiry packages
  • Preparation of Tender Cost Reports
  • Take-off and measure pipework services from Consultant or other Tender drawings
  • Tender site visits to fully establish the Scope of Works and specific site requirements.
  • Tender site visits with Sub-contractors / Specialists to ensure compliant and competitive submissions.
  • Attendance at mid-tender interviews (if required) and the ability to demonstrate a good knowledge of the requirements of the project.
  • Development of the Mechanical Building Services tender within an ‘Estimation’ Software package.
  • Compilation and preparation of the tender and associated documentation for Director approval prior to formal submission.
  • Formal submission of Tender.
  • Attendance at post tender interviews.
  • Ongoing Estimating support to Contracts Management teams throughout the duration of the contract works.
  • Ability to tender multiple projects at any one time.
  • Ability to produce Value Engineering solutions.


  • 4+ years’ relevant mechanical estimating experience, preferably within a contracting environment
  • Demonstratable knowledge of Building Services Estimating software packages


  • Be part of an employee-owned company that offers profit-share to employees
  • This is a role with an established company that works on a variety of projects
  • Employees tend to stay with the company for many years
  • Gain exposure on exciting and complex projects
  • Benefit from ongoing training & development
  • Be supported by a talented and experienced senior management team


  • A starting salary between £40,000.00 & £65,000.00, subject to level of experience, with discretional performance related bonuses
  • Employee Ownership profit share distribution after 12 months service
  • Holiday – 30 days per annum, including Bank Holidays
  • Auto Enrolment Pension Scheme
  • In service Life Insurance
  • Access to a Private Health Scheme