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£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted on November 26, 2021
Expires on January 21, 2022

About the role

Manufacturing Futures are looking to appoint skilled and experienced Estimators with HVAC experience

Basic Overview
The Estimator will ensure the technical and commercial accuracy of all bids put out to the market. Due to the nature of the department the Estimator will be working with confidence and the ability to manage workloads within rigid timescales. The role varies greatly depending on the day or the needs of the business. Most work involves analysing customer enquiries, reading of specifications and drawings, creating take offs, preparing summaries, reports, quotations and maintaining both manual and electronic filing systems, keeping enquiry and order registers up to date. The role will extend to attending internal and external meetings as and when deemed necessary

Duties and Responsibilities
Read, interpret and understand customer enquiries including scope of works documents, schedules, drawings and project specification
Accurately measure quantities from the above documents and produce costing sheets, summaries and reports for review as appropriate
Read and have a good understanding of commercial documents relating to such items as payment terms, retentions, programme requirements etc

Estimator/AHU/Air Handling Unit/manufacture/manufacturing

To prepare clearly qualified and detailed quotations and associated technical information for our customers that fully detail the extent of what we have and have not included
Use component and product selection software to prepare and produce estimates for bespoke equipment
Report any anomalies with software systems alongside identify enhancements to support the efficiency of our quotation process.
Producing initial designs and calculations for the range of MP Products
Liaison with customers to finalise design
Identifying, managing and mitigating design risks

Estimator/AHU/Air Handling Unit/manufacture/manufacturing

Produce quotations for bought in products and services and issue these to the market
Provide technical support and specification information to clients and internal colleagues
Review and handover of project at order stage to Project Manager including handover documentation once work is secured and attend internal contract meetings as required
Liaising with internal departments ensuring they have the relevant information for the project and provide additional information in relation to secured orders as necessary.
Keep accurate records of same in both the electronic and paper filing systems, maintain and update internal databases
Provide a professional, courteous and efficient service to all;
Work with team colleagues to ensure the workplace environment is maintained to a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness, and complies with company and legislative standards at all times;

Estimator/AHU/Air Handling Unit/manufacture/manufacturing

Take reasonable care of both your own health and safety and that of others who may be affected by your acts or omissions, ensuring all company safety and quality systems are followed and all relevant legislation complied with, raising concerns and reporting any incidents or suggestions to your line manager;
Support and assist newly appointed or less experienced colleagues by providing training and guidance as appropriate;
Create a good impression of the company at all times and adhere to company rules and standards;
Any other ad hoc duties that may be required from time to time for the smooth running of the business.

Qualifications and Experience Required
Good interpersonal and communications skills
Excellent oral communication and interpersonal skills plus high standards for the quality of written work and drawings
Self-discipline and the ability to work unsupervised
Ability to multi-task and manage workload
Good team working skills.
The ability to work to deadline
The ability to check own work
Flexible, adaptable and calm when working under pressure
Strong client relationship skills.
Strong commercial awareness
Working to ISO9001 quality procedures and CDM regulations.
A commitment to further training as seen fit for the position.

Estimator/AHU/Air Handling Unit/manufacture/manufacturing

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