Junior Mechanical Estimator

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£ 32000


Our client are a leading complete solution provider of M&E, Store fitting, construction management and Asset Replacement within the retail and commercial sectors.

Due to the continued growth and success, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Junior Mechanical Estimator to join their team. This is an excellent opportunity to play a role in a growing company and the successful candidate will undertake a variety of technically interesting and challenging responsibilities.


  • Responsible for preparing estimates for mechanical projects up to £3m
  • Review drawings, carry out take-offs and pull together material, labour & sub-contractor costs to produce a tender
  • Negotiate with multiple suppliers & specialist subcontractors
  • Prepare submission documents
  • Work closely with the mechanical engineer to produce value engineering proposals
  • Produce profit forecasts
  • Report to senior estimator and commercial manager
  • Assisting in preparing variations for project managers
  • Work well under pressure to meet tender submission deadlines
  • Business development & lead generation.
  • Occasional travel to carry out site surveys and meetings

Qualifications and Skills

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent organisational skills and able to manage workload.
  • IT proficient in Microsoft products, including
  • Able to read and understand tender drawings and specifications
  • Must have sound knowledge of all mechanical systems including, HVAC, plumbing and heating etc in both commercial and retail environments
  • High numeracy levels & commercial awareness a must alongside a keen eye for detail
  • Previous estimating experience beneficial
  • Previous onsite experience beneficial

In return the client is offering £32,000 DOE 


For more information, please contact Nikki on 07951 950291 or send your CV to prompt a call back.

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