Applications for this role are now closed.
10th November 2021
Identify and build up cost estimates by analysing the materials and labour needed to complete projects. Liaising and communicating effectively with customers, suppliers and sub-contractors. Reviewing residential, industrial and commercial building plans in order to determine the Mechanical needs of a project. Reviewing supplier prices in order to determine how much each individual element costs and then negotiating to establish the best prices. Ability to analyse and assess multiple data points, including drawings, material costs and timelines to deliver an accurate estimate on time and within budget. High analytical and mathematical skills which requires a mechanical estimator to ensure that his/her calculations are accurate and correct to keep jobs profitable. Determining the potential profitability of mechanical projects to assist management in making sound bidding decisions.
After determining material and labour costs (as well as overheads), Mechanical Estimators prepare and submit project bids. These bids typically have guidelines established by construction companies. In each bid, Mechanical Estimators try to balance their costs and potential profitability ensuring that the bid can compete against other contractors and companies.
The closing date for this job offer is on 29/11/2021
This job is located in
Bury St Edmunds, IP32 7EA
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