Trainee Estimator

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£20,000 - £25,000

Full Time



No experience or qualifications required! An amazing opportunity for an enthusiastic candidate with an engaging personality, a lot of common sense and a head for figures to join a rapidly expanding electromechanical company as a trainee estimator. Attitude is far more important to this employer than academic qualifications and you will receive on-going training and have exposure to experience rarely offered by similar organisations. This is a genuine chance for a driven, committed individual to start a very worthwhile career!

You should be confident and courteous on the telephone and be able to communicate at all levels. A people person yet resilient and assertive with a proactive and positive attitude.

Working alongside the Projects & Estimating team you will be enrolled onto a number of courses to do with Building Management Systems and Heating & Ventilation within your first 12 months.

The primary duties of the role will include:
Assisting in the production of accurate estimates for systems in new and refurbished buildings. Production of formal tender submissions. Interpreting drawings and specifications to produce tenders. Attending pre and post tender meetings with client. Assisting the estimating team in the preparation of technical proposals

The ideal candidate will have:
An excellent level of IT literacy – Word, Excel and Outlook- with an ability to quickly learn in-house systems. The ability to work under instruction whilst effectively prioritising and multi-tasking. Excellent communication skills (oral and written). Effective problem solving & organisational skills. The ability to remain calm under pressure. Excellent attention to detail.

Working hours – 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday

Trainee Estimator
£20,000 – £22,000 per annum
Redhill, Surrey
Permanent, full-time

Key skills
Computer Literate
Numerical Ability
Problem Solving
Quick Thinker

Application questions to consider:
Do you live close to Redhill Surrey?
Do you have a head for numbers & technology?
Are you a quick thinking problem solver?
Are you 100% fluent in English?
Are you a quick learner?

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