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Mechanical Estimator

  • Location: Blackburn, Blackburn with Darwen, England
  • Salary: A competitive package discussed on application with NRL
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Built Environment
  • Contact: Relyn Winter
  • Contact Email: Relyn.Winter@nrl.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 0191 415 3300
  • Start Date: 2021-10-18
  • Expiry Date: 10 October 2021
  • Job Ref: 1037402
Mechanical Estimators – Greater Manchester

NRL is recruiting Mechanical Estimators for a leading contractor in the Sustainable Energy Sector. Our Client is a unique and innovative solutions provider working in Green Energy and Energy Performance. Due to recent government initiatives surrounding decarbonisation, they are looking to add to their team.

Duties will include:
  • Prepare and issue enquiries for major plant & equipment and sub-contract packages. Commercially and negotiate price and terms with vendors. Issue resultant purchase orders
  • Prepare and submit applications for payment and/or Invoices, obtain payment certificates and progress client payments in accordance with contractual provisions
  • Measure, submit and agree variations, loss & expense and/or compensation events in accordance with contractual provisions to facilitate prompt agreement of final accounts
  • Appraising tender documents, preparing sub-contract and material enquiries   
  • Producing bills of quantities   
  • Risk and value management   
  • This is an office-based role
What you will need:
  • Have held a similar post for at least 5 years
  • Valuable experience working as a mechanical building estimator for a national or regional building services contractor on projects valued similar to the values mentioned above 
  • Must come from a construction background and have industry knowledge    
  • The Successful applicants will have an innovative approach to work and will be motivated to contribute to the growth of the company
  • Computer literate, with property costing software experience
  • To be able to work with minimum supervision 
  • Must re-side in the north-west of England, be prepared to be office based and be flexible to travel to sites in Southern England if needed
What is in it for you:
  • A fantastic opportunity to work within a highly sustainable market for a family run business
  • Working on technically challenging major capital schemes
  • to be part of a highly successful team
  • An excellent package will be discussed on application