Trainee Estimator

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£18,000 - £20,000

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 individual to start a very worthwhile career!

The primary duties of the Trainee Estimator will include:
Assisting in the production of accurate estimates for fire 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), must be confident and courteous on the telephone and be able to communicate at all levels.
Working hours – 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday
The ability to remain calm under pressure,
People person yet resilient and assertive with proactive and positive attitude,
Effective problem solving & organisational skills,
An excellent attention to detail.

Trainee Estimator
£18,000 – £20,000 per annum
Redhill, Surrey
Permanent, full-time

Key skills
Communication Skills
Computer Literate
Problem Solving

Application questions to consider:
Do you live close to Redhill Surrey?
Are you good with figure work?
Have you a high attention to detail?
Are you a quick thinking problem solver?


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