Senior Mechanical Estimator – M+E Contractor (Residential Projects)

Senior Mechanical Estimator – M+E Contractor (Residential Projects)

About the Company:

Our client is a multi-discipline Building Services Contractor offering a vast range of Mechanical and Electrical Design & Installation services. The client offers a comprehensive service throughout all sectors of the construction industry including the supply, installation and commissioning of Mechanical & Electrical Services, value management, advice on alternative design solutions and turnkey contracts.

This is an opportunity to join a business with dynamic growth over the past years, having secured a number of multi-million pound projects in London, and are seeking to bring in driven people to our team promising interesting and challenging work within a supportive environment.

About the Role:

The appointed candidate will be responsible for compiling mechanical estimates for the company’s projects, working out how much a project is likely to cost and create budgets accordingly. The role will also include assessing material, labour and equipment required and analysing different quotes from subcontractors and suppliers.


  • preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client;
  • performing risk and value management and cost control;
  • advising on procurement strategy;
  • identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks;
  • preparing and analysing costing’s for tenders;
  • seeking funding sources and submitting bids;
  • allocating work to subcontractors;
  • providing advice on contractual claims;
  • analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports;
  • valuing completed work and arranging payments;
  • maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use;
  • carrying out feasibility studies;
  • writing reports;
  • preparing and submitting final accounts;
  • making valuations;
  • arranging payments to suppliers and contractors;
  • providing advice and forecasts about costs;



Candidate Requirements:

  • Degree in Mechanical/Electrical/Building Services Engineering or equivalent
  • Technically competent with a good understanding of mechanical and electrical installation methods and pricing
  • Proficient with Amtech software
  • Must have minimum 5 years Mechanical Estimating experience, preferably with experience working on projects worth over £10M or more
  • Experience on large residential projects
  • Strong mathematical and IT skills
  • Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point, Bill soft and estimate


About the Benefits and Reward:

  • The salary is £50k – £70K (Dependant on experience)
  • Company Benefits


Contact: 01923 750 095 lewis

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