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Estimating Engineer

Assembly and Maintenance
Job Type:
South Yorkshire
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Salary Description:
£25000 - £35000/annum Company Pension + Holidays
29 Apr 2019
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Our client is currently recruiting for an Estimating Engineer to support the sales division due to an increase in inquiries. Working alongside a Sales & Estimating team you will need to assist and understand the client's requirements in order to devise a suitable engineering solution for the client's request.

The Role:
-Prepare process flow diagrams, General Arrangements, and layout concept drawings and Technical Specifications
-Contact various suppliers and sub-contractors to gather accurate pricing and supporting technical information for all project requirements from fabrication and manufacture,
specialist equipment sourcing, process control, Installation, and commissioning etc.
-Gather and collect information to compile a standard excel cost sheet for review.
-Assist with the preparation of the technical proposal from the information you have gathered.

The Individual:
-Ideally held a previous role in the sales and estimating department of an Engineering company for 2 years' or more
-Have an understanding and experience of materials handling systems utilising various conveying methods, bulk storage solutions, and bulk material characteristics would be a distinct advantage but not essential
-Proficient in Microsoft word and excel
-Good communication skills with both team members and clients
-Previous use of AutoCAD or CAD-based packages.
-Ability to work in a fast paced environment and a busy working atmosphere.

Essential requirements:
-Word & Excel proficient
-Excellent communication skills and a professional manner
-Reliable & punctual
-Desire and ability to achieve deadlines
-Ability to interpret technical specifications & Drawings
-Proficiency with 2D CAD based packages (ideally AutoCAD)

Desired requirements:
-Materials handling experience and background
-Previous experience in a sales / estimating role
-HNC/HND in an engineering discipline
-Experience of commercial contract interpretation

If you would like to be considered for this exciting role please send your CV across in word format. We thank all applicants but will only contact candidates that closely meet the criteria of the advert.

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