EstimatorFiresec

Estimator - Firesec - £26k - Merseyside. A very good client of mine are on the market and are looking to recruit an estimator to join their expanding team. The ideal candidate would have a couple of years estimating experience in the fire & security industry.  If the candidate has experience of servicing, installing and commissioning fire alarm systems, they are prepared to train the right candidate; therefore it could suit an engineer who is looking to become a designer/estimator.

About the Client:

My client have been established since 2011 and are rapidly expanding. They have a very clear business model and aim to provide an unrivalled level of service in the Merseyside area. They provide a 1 stop solution for their client’s fire & security needs, allowing them to focus on the business knowing they have adequate protection. This is a great opportunity to join an NSI and BAFE accredited organisation. My client is looking for an experienced Estimator in and around Merseyside.

About the Role:

  • 95% office based role 5% meeting clients and attending sites
  • Provide an accurate assessment of project costs for fire and security installations
  • Responsible for progressing internal and external customer inquiries, interpreting specifications / drawings and strictly adhering to pre-defined deadlines.
  • Responsible for drawing take-offs and supplying quotations.
  • Day to day production of quotations.
  • Post order design, ensuring complete value engineered package is passed to the Operations team for implementation.
  • Liaise with colleagues, M&E Contractors, Consultants and Ends Users to fill in the information gaps to ensure accuracy in every submission.
  • Ensure full alignment with Corporate Objectives and Compliance with Internal Procedures
  • Ultimately ensuring Tender Deadlines and other KPI's are met.

About the Candidate:

  • If the candidate has experience of servicing, installing and commissioning fire alarm systems, we are prepared to train the right candidate; therefore it could suit an engineer who is looking to become a designer/estimator.
  • Experienced in fire and security estimating  (Fire is preferred)
  • Working hours 8:30-17:00 (40 hours)
  • Have an understanding of BS5839 Part 1-2013 (Design, Supply, Installation and Commissioning of Fire Detection and Alarm Systems).
  • Experience-minimum of 5 years on working on fire alarm systems.
  • Electrical qualification/FIA or similar training desirable
  • Full UK driving license
  • No police cautions or criminal record.
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • Enthusiastic with a real desire to learn
  • Ability to multi-task and set clear priorities
  • PC Literate, fluent in MS Office Packages (Word, Excel etc.)

Points of Appeal:

  • Salary Package- 22K-26K depending on experience
  • Holidays-20 days per annum, but this increases one day each year to a maximum of 5 years, so after 5 years it would be 25 days.
  • If employee is on company business (carrying out site surveys/seeing customers) they can claim 45p a mile for use of their own vehicle(after 10.000 miles it drops to 25p a mile)
  • Company mobile and laptop provided .
  • Full training and development programme provided.

Contact:

If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Joshua Platt on 0203 640 8979 or email salesfs4@humres.co.uk