Mechanical & Electrical Estimator

Location: Cheltenham

Salary: £35k - 40k per year

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 02/11/2021

Mechanical & Electrical Estimator

– Cheltenham

– Full Time

– £35,000 – £40,000


Working alongside my client we are seeking someone who is committed, driven and enjoys working within a small team to support the company’s growth & success. 

Main Roles and Responsibilites:

  • 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. 


The ideal candidate will have:

  • 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 


If this role sounds of interest to you, apply today.

RE acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

RE Recruitment would like to thank you for applying for the above role. We do try to come back to all applications however if you haven’t heard from a consultant within 5 working days, this unfortunately means that you have been unsuccessful.


Salary£35k - 40k per year
Job ReferenceMCE
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date02/11/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted05/10/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Samsul Hussain

Recruitment Consultant


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