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HV & MV Estimator

HV & MV Estimator

Job Overview

Job Ref No.:1014
Job Title:HV & MV Estimator
Job Type:Permanent
Experience RequiredMinimum 3 years relevant experience
Start Date30/11/2019

Job Description

HV & MV Estimator

The HV&MV Estimator is responsible for the preparation, submission and management of Electrical/Civil tenders allocated. The main objective of this role is to achieve accurate net costs in accordance with the client’s specification and our subcontract documents.

Key Responsibilities/Duties
•Accurately quantify material, plant and labour requirements for allocated Electrical/Civil projects.

•Early engagement and Input in relation to design with our Civil and Electrical design partners.

•Ensure that for pre-designed projects enquiries relative to the supply of materials, plant and labour are satisfactorily dealt with and that relevant information, contractual and trading particulars are distributed.

•Undertake the assessment of tender bids from relevant subcontractors and specialists.

•Prepare project risk register at tender stage.

•Prepare estimates utilising computer aided systems including input of data, ensuring the Estimating Manual procedures are adhered to throughout.

•Ensure all tender documents are received as shown on document register.

•Produce summary sheet and associated documentation and presentation of package for tender adjudication to meet deadlines.

•Prepare client tender documentation on completion of tender, including production of correspondence on exclusions/variations/extension to tender dates.

•Attend and contribute at pre-contract meetings and post-tender interviews.

•In preparation of tenders, attend site surveys and liaise with suppliers and subcontractors to tender submission status.

•Negotiate prices with suppliers and subcontractors.

•Work safely in accordance with the company’s current health and safety policy and procedures.

•Any other reasonable and relevant duties as requested by your Manager, necessary to meet the ongoing needs of the company.

Qualifications / Skills
•Minimum three years’ experience in an MV Estimator role or relevant trade qualification and background.

•Knowledge of Electrical/Civil projects essential

•The ability to read, interpret and understand specifications and drawings.

•Experience of computerised estimating software.

•The ability to think ahead, plan and prioritise workload.

•The ability to work with the minimum of supervision.

•Numeracy and literacy skills.

•The ability to work as part of a team.

•The ability to work under pressure and to meet tight deadlines.

•Confidentiality is essential.

•Good communication skills.

•A proactive approach to problem solving.

•PC Skills: Computer literacy including MS Office.

•The ability to read, interpret and understand specifications and drawings.

•Strong working knowledge of Autodesk and Revit software.

•Skill in the use of word processing, spreadsheet, and computer aided drafting software.

•The ability
to clearly communicate both orally and in writing to clients and other stakeholders.

•Ability to delegate, manage, lead and motivate team members efficiently.

•Ability to prioritise workload according to deadlines.

•Technical competence.

•Business and product awareness.

•Creative thinking.

Benefits: Competitive salary, 21 days annual leave; Employee Pension Option; Employee Assistance Programme; Medical Checks; Compassionate Leave; Bike-to-Work Scheme; Free Parking.

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