Estimator (MIEC)

  • Permanent
  • Cumbria
  • Applications have closed. GPW Recruitment


We are looking for an Estimator with good engineering experience gained in an industrial construction environment for a permanent position in Whitehaven, Cumbria area paying circa £40-55000 per annum plus benefits.

Working as the successful Estimator you will be responsible for developing estimate plans, contributing to and overseeing the detailed development of multi-disciplined construction estimates, coordinating with other departments and/or offices as required and conducting estimate reviews with the estimating lead and senior management. This will be applicable to Mechanical, Instrumentation, Electrical and Control engineering (MEIC).

Essential qualities:

*Significant experience in a similar estimating role, preferably from within an industrial construction environment

*Degree, diploma, or certificate in civil engineering or related MEIC discipline from an accredited post-secondary institution; technical training in project management, drafting and engineering design, trade certificates, and/or field experience are definite assets

*Experienced using computerised estimating systems

*Experience in reading heavy industrial drawings and specifications and translating them into cost estimates; SLD’s, P&ID’s, GA’s etc.

*Ability to build up composite and unit rates for measured work items

*Detail oriented, self-motivated, and resourceful, with strong interpersonal skills

*Strong time management skills, confidentiality, and professionalism

*MS Office – proficient user

*Fluent English – written & verbal

Desirable qualities:

*On-site working experience from within construction / engineering environment

*Experience of working for a Contracting organisation

*Nuclear and defence sector experience

You will either have SC level security clearance, or have the suitability for it to be obtained. You could start work and once started it can then be obtained, which typically takes 4-6 weeks. Projects worked on are typically for organisations such as Sellafield and AWE.

The company we are supplying this Estimator to is a massive worldwide organisation supplying design, engineering, construction and project management services to a variety of blue-chip organisations with a long history and unrivalled capability to provide full life-cycle solutions to Nuclear, Defence and a variety of the industrial engineering industries.

If the above sounds like it could be you, please apply NOW!