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Mechanical Estimator

Location

Borehamwood, Hertfordshire

Type

Permanent

Ref No

19CF0706

Date Posted

7-Jun-19

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Job Description

Our successes began servicing our main contracting arm, Midgard Ltd offering complete M&E solutions from design to completion. ARK M&E formally launched in 2013 and since then has repeatedly grown its turnover year on year building an impressive portfolio of projects in excess of £40m.

We are looking to recruit a Mechanical Estimator. Successful candidates will become part of the existing ARK M&E team. They must possess the enthusiasm and drive to efficiently deliver all aspects of the estimating process.

 

 

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Support the Estimating team with Mechanical bids and tenders.
  • Prepare and submit prime cost estimates utilising Enterpise Estimating Software.
  • Liaise with internal and external engineers, consultants and subcontractors to construct and formulate estimates and resolve issues.
  • Analyse drawings, specifications and other documentation to prepare estimates.
  • Identify and provide alternative design proposals, solutions and value engineering options.
  • Establish and maintain tendering processes and conduct negotiations.
  • Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors.
  • Support and encourage junior team members.
  • Monitor targets and workflow.
  • Control and organise tender documentation.
  • Perform other duties at managements' discretion.

 

Qualifications, Experience & Key Skills :

  • A sound technical knowledge of Mechanical systems essential.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in Mechanical Estimating supported by current qualifications.
  • Knowledge of the construction industry essential.
  • Experience and knowledge of Microsoft Office, Enterprise Estimating and On-screen take off.
  • Previous customer service experience.
  • Strong communication skills, should be able to communicate confidently with all members of the construction team, directors, clients and consultants.
  • Ability to work on own initiative with confidence and accuracy.
  • Further academic workplace training may be available for the right candidate.
  • Willingness to be flexible within the working day and management of targets.

 

 

Benefits of working with the JRL Group:

  • Competitive salary with confidence of working for an established and growing company
  • Pension Scheme
  • Possible career growth for the right candidate
  • An opportunity to work on some of the nation’s most exciting Construction projects
  • A stimulating & dynamic environment
  • Dedicated Training & Development Department
  • Team bonding events
  • Newly refurbished Gym & Multi-purpose Studio in Head Office
  • In-house barista
  • Contemporary Lounge & Canteen area
  • We endeavor to work closely with chosen charities which we encourage our employees to participate and contribute
  • Sporting Events – perfect for the keen cyclist/runner

 

With an ambitious strategy, we’re poised for further growth and success so if you’re committed, talented and enthusiastic, the JRL Group is the right place for you.

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