M&E Estimator

Location: Gloucestershire

Salary: £35k - 37k per year

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 20/07/2021

M&E Estimator

My client are a leading Gloucestershire based MEP contractor working with a variety of well known clients across the UK. With services including mechanical, electrical, & public health supply and installation, in retail, industrial, commercial, hospitality, and leisure settings. Due to their continued growth they are seeking an M&E Estimator to join the team.

M&E Estimator Role

This challenging and rewarding opportunity offers great variety. No two days will be the same, and if you enjoy working in a passionate team this role could be for you. The position presents exciting future career development potential as the company evolves & grows. We are seeking someone who is committed, driven and enjoys working within a small team to support the company’s growth & success.

Typical Daily Duties

– compiling bids for work

– calculating the cost of materials, transport, labour accommodation and equipment hire

– obtaining quotes for all predicted requirements from sub-contractors and suppliers

– collating detailed price lists of everything needed on each project

– clarifying the client’s needs and expectations

– reading drawings and taking measurements

– making use of relevant computer software such as Excel, Word and Autodesk DWG

– assessing and adhering to all risk assessments and health and safety requirements

– keeping up to date with inflation, exchange rates and projected timescale costs

– making visits to proposed construction sites

– liaising with others including pre-con managers, project managers and design teams

– completing work quality submissions

– preparing and submitting quotations for work.



– Must be proactive, committed and hardworking

– Have a positive attitude to work and contribute enthusiasm to a team based environment

– Vital to enjoy and be able to work within and as part of a very passionate team

– Show understanding and have the ability to apply themselves working under pressure to meet deadlines

– Show flexibility and initiative within the role

– Communication skills are key

– High attention to detail

M&E Estimator Key Skills:

– Mechanical and electrical experience would be a distinct advantage

– Experience with AutoCAD and estimating software packages

– Microsoft office experience

– Excellent verbal and written skills

– Administrative experience beneficial

– Customer care and communication skills imperative

M&E Estimator Package and Hours:

– Full-time with competitive salary

– Performance related bonus

– Reasonable expenses

– Use of company pool car for business related travel

– 25 days holiday per year plus bank holidays



Salary£35k - 37k per year
Job Reference34841
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date20/07/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted13/07/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Chris Rooum

Head of Professional Services



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