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Estimator - Curtain Walling and Commercial Glazing

Estimator - Curtain Walling and Commercial Glazing

Posted 6 April by AXIS RECRUITMENT UK LIMITED Easy Apply Ended

Estimator needed to work for a specialist curtain walling and commercial glazing manufacturer and installer based in Ashford, Kent.

Description of Job Role:

Understanding / Knowledge of Alum Curtin Walling and Doors, Shopfronts, Cladding, Handrails,

Attendance at pre and post tender meetings.

Knowledge of building material components and plant requirements.

Understanding programmes

Carry out detailed take offs from drawings

Liaise with clients, supplier and manufactures to provide the most competitive cost on a particular project

Carry out any general admin & filing as required with position

Hold handover meeting with other in house departments once and order has been awarded

Liaise with other departments of the company whilst awarded projects are on site and attend any required subsequent meeting either in the office or on site

Price projects from bill of quantities, specifications and drawings

Working knowledge of Contracts, Legislations and Construction Techniques.


Read and Understand drawings

IT literacy including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Email

Verbal and written communication skills

Health & Safety knowledge

Budget Compilation & Management

Analytical & problem-solving skills

Ability to chair meetings

Sales and negotiating skills

Objective setting

Good negotiation, influencing and communication skills, well-spoken and personable, able to get on with diverse personalities.

Strong analytical and reasoning abilities.

Good organisational skills and attention to detail.

Highly numerate with well-developed ability to accurately manipulate numerical information.

Confident and resourceful.

Self-motivated with the ability to work alone or part of a team.

Required skills

  • Analytical
  • Communication Skills
  • Contracts
  • Organisational Skills
  • Safety

Reference: 34214647

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