Electrical Estimator role at Briggs and Forrester in Warrington

Electrical Estimator (Warrington office)

Briggs and Forrester Group
We wish to appoint an Electrical Estimator to join our regional northern bid team to enable further growth of our highly successful team. The candidate will be responsible for the production of detailed tender bids, cost plans, attending mid and post tender meetings and post tender control. You will be expected to interface with both our existing and prospective new clients. This position will involve the day-to-day management of the tender process to ensure standards are maintained and deadlines are met. Whilst electrically biased, the position also requires a wide knowledge of mechanical engineering services. Candidates will need to demonstrate a broad knowledge of the industry and will have experience in a wide range of sectors, including residential, hotel & leisure, education, commercial, health, pharmaceutical and industrial projects. This is a permanent position with strong career prospects.
Reports To: 
Estimating Manager, Regional Director
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of eight years experience from a Contracting background. Formal qualifications are not necessary, although an HNC/HND or similar in a building services related qualification would be advantageous. A proven track record in a similar position is essential.
Pro-active and approachable, lead by example. Comprehensive technical knowledge of all aspects of electrical building services. Thorough and efficient. Wide supplier and sub-contractor knowledge. Understanding of associated mechanical services. Commercial acumen to ensure tenders are financially sound. Flexible in approach to deadlines. Computer literate with experience of “Estimation” software. Issuing/updating tender documents via an electronic control system. Willing and able to work as part of a team with personal skills to promote good relationships and a friendly working environment. Ensuring quality standards are maintained in accordance with company QA policies. Working in an integrated M&E team.
We Offer: 
Competitive salary. Company car or car allowance. Fuel purchase card. 25 days holiday + 8 days public holidays (an additional days holiday is awarded for every 3 years’ service up to a maximum of 30 days holidays in total). Profit related pay scheme. Private Health Care. Life insurance. Pension Scheme with 5% Employer contribution. An excellent working environment, opportunities for career progression and further technical and personal development. Briggs and Forrester celebrates its 70th anniversary this year and is a highly regarded building services specialist.
Please Apply To: 
Ian Hughes, Briggs and Forrester, Cinnabar Court, 5250 Daresbury Park, Daresbury, Cheshire WA4 4GE 01928 798279

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