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Mechanical Estimator

Totton, Hampshire
£60,000 to £65,000
Job Type
3 Feb 2024
Mechanical Estimator is required for an M&E business based in Totton.

Hays are currently recruiting on behalf of an expanding M&E Business based in Totton. Due to expansion, the position for a Mechanical QC/Estimator has arisen.
Job Description
As a Mechanical Estimator at DPP Ltd, you will work under the divisional Senior Manager and be expected to manage your time between office-based desktop estimating, site surveys and quality control.

Key Responsibilities:


  • Prepare detailed scope of works for commercial, light commercial and domestic plant to non-residential properties.
  • Evaluate specifications and determine labour, materials and equipment requirements.
  • Prepare & present estimates to clients, ensuring clear communication.
  • Collaborate with Divisional Management, Engineers, and suppliers.
  • Continuously update and refine cost databases and estimate templates.

  • Quality Control
  • Sign off Gas Safety Inspection Certification
  • Live & Post audit Engineers

  • Requirements
    • Must hold ACS Domestic & Commercial Gas qualifications.
    • It would be an advantage to hold Commercial Catering (Comcat 1 to 5) although training can be given.
  • 2 years previous experience in Mechanical estimating.
  • Proficient in estimating software tools.
  • Problem-solving skills.
  • Strong communication and management skills.
  • Knowledge of industry regulations and equipment
  • Knowledge of renewable technology and energy-saving solutions.

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    • Job Reference: 1227960223-2
    • Date Posted: 3 February 2024
    • Recruiter: Hays
    • Location: Totton, Hampshire
    • Salary: £60,000 to £65,000
    • Bonus/Benefits: plus package
    • Sector: Construction
    • Job Type: Permanent