Estimator

Cambridge Maintenance Services Ltd
Founded in 1985, Cambridge Maintenance is a privately owned nationwide supplier of maintenance services. Serving corporate Head Quarters the public sector and Managing Agents with sites from Aberdeen to Cornwall and Kent. Clients rely on the services to respond to and maintain Commercial properties, managed offices, retail sites, schools, universities, hospitals, hotels, laboratories, luxury residential units and historic listed buildings. Cambridge Maintenance is the UK’s most innovative maintenance services provider working with the UK’s most innovative companies.

Job Description
To read and understand mechanical and electrical planned maintenance tenders and provide a pricing estimate to suit the tender enquiry.

Location
St Ives, Cambridgeshire with travel when required

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare/analyse costings for tenders and contract documents, including bills of quantities, occasionally with the consultant/architect and/or the client
  • Procurement of specialist Mechanical and Electrical Sub-Contractors
  • Undertake cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work
  • Assisting the negotiation of variations, calculations & settlement of final accounts
  • Assist in establishing a client’s requirements
  • Understand the implications of health and safety regulations
  • To develop standard costs to develop and monitor for the use of operational assets and resources
  • To participate in site visits to assess/define customer requirements
  • To ensure that customers contractual requirements, terms and conditions and standards are taken into account as appropriate in the preparation of estimates and bid packages
  • To constantly develop estimating process to improve estimate response times

Necessary Skills
Essential:

  • Work to a high degree of accuracy with good organisational skills
  • Have a good knowledge of general building services
  • Strong communication skills
  • The ability to work to strict submission deadlines
  • Excellent IT skills using Microsoft Office, especially excel skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • The ability to work as part of a team and take responsibility for own work

Company Van provided
Full-Time

Apply with CV to hr@cmsl.co.uk