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Technical Estimator

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 14 days ago

  • Sector: General Engineering & Manufacturing
  • Contact: Andrew Marchant
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  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 05 November 2021
  • Job Ref: BBBH378_1633525924

Technical Estimator

Location: Rotherham (S60)
Shift: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Tenure: Fulltime, Permanent
Salary: £28,000 - £30,000

Our client is a multi-million-pound engineering business, who offer their mechanical and electrical services Nationally.

The company supports and performs service work for a number of interesting clients, this includes but is not limited to; South Yorkshire Police, NHS Hospitals, Academy Schools, Sheffield Council and Much More.

Role Brief

An exciting Technical Estimator/ Purchaser vacancy has become available that involves pricing and quoting for different types of electrical and mechanical works.

You will be liaising with a wide variety of suppliers and sourcing engineering components.

This role would suit someone with engineering knowledge that is experienced within an office team.


  • Generate & Issue Quotes to customers

  • Sourcing & ordering of parts and components

  • Assist Repair Supervisor in arranging Subcontract labour

  • Assist Repair Supervisor in arranging Repair Team

  • Booking in Minor Works

  • Focus on the larger Refurb quotes

  • Target of £120k orders per month

  • Target minor works 45% GP

  • Review Engineers Recommendations & prioritise quotes

  • Constant focus on Monthly Work Completed, Quoted and Order values


  • Minimum 5 years' experience engineering industry with experience in a supervisory position desirable.

  • Good level of electrical and mechanical knowledge.

  • Commercial knowledge and Service Sales awareness.

  • Ability to supervise other estimators and assume responsibility.

  • Have ability to calculate prices using spreadsheets or custom software.

  • Have ability to communicate with all levels of management/customer both in writing and orally.

  • Should be I.T. competent and familiar with all standard Microsoft packages with ability to use bespoke software.

  • Have a good telephone manner.

  • Be self-motivated and able to meet targets set but also a team player/leader.

If you believe that you may be a good fit for the position, then please apply Today and a consultant will be in touch with you to discuss the job in more detail.