SENIOR ESTIMATOR

June 15, 2024
£40000 - £40000
Urgent

Job Description

About Company:

A Tech Heating Ltd is a mechanical contracting company specialising in commercial heating and air-conditioning. We focus on the installation, commissioning, and servicing of heating and chiller systems across most of Scotland. Established in 1992, A Tech Heating Ltd is certified by Gas Safe, BESA, CHAS, and REFCOM.

About role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Estimator at our Cumbernauld office.

  • Prepare detailed and accurate cost estimates for heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) projects, including labour, materials, equipment, and subcontractor costs.
  • Develop and submit competitive bids and proposals to potential clients.
  • Analyse project costs, budgets, and forecasts to ensure financial accuracy and efficiency.
  • Evaluate technical drawings, specifications, and other documentation to understand project requirements.
  • Work with vendors and suppliers to obtain quotations and ensure cost-effective procurement.
  • Communicate with clients to clarify project scope, requirements, and deliverables.
  • Identify and assess potential risks and uncertainties in project estimates and implement strategies to mitigate them.
  • Collaborate with project managers, engineers, and other stakeholders to align estimates with project goals and timelines.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, material costs, and labour rates to maintain competitive and accurate estimates.
  • Maintain detailed records of estimates, bids, and project costs for future reference and analysis.

About requirements:

  • Significant experience in estimating within the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) industry.
  • In-depth understanding of HVACR systems, components, and installation processes.
  • Relevant qualifications in mechanical engineering, building services, or a related field.
  • Proficiency in estimation software and tools, as well as MS Office Suite.
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills to prepare accurate cost estimates.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills for client liaison and team collaboration.
  • Ability to identify and resolve estimation issues effectively.
  • Experience in project management or coordinating large-scale projects is beneficial.

About Benefits:

Our benefits include competitive starting salary within a range of £40,000 to £50,000, excellent prospects and a friendly, modern and supportive working environment, On-site parking, 28 holidays, pension plan, flexible work arrangement.

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