Posted 21 September 2022
Salary Bonus and Benefits
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEngineering & Manufacturing
ReferenceHN 6994_1663832162
Contact NameHugh Nugent

Job description

Estimator - Work from home

Estimator (Electrical, Mechanical or Software / PLC specialisms considered) - Multiple roles

Work from home - North Donegal/Derry site for initial induction, training and development; and then the role can move permanently to work from home (Occasional site requirement)
Full time permanent role - Monday to Friday daytime hours

  • €Excellent - very much depending on experience
  • Plus a healthy Bonus
  • Plus benefits

HN 6994

Our client is a larger, ambitious, evolving and expanding engineering / manufacturing company who is part of a larger international group with sites and staff right across the world. They have seen extensive growth over this past number of years across all Ireland and have some of the top clients across the world. They offer excellent job stability and career potential for the right candidate - We have previously placed people within this company who have excelled and moved up quite quickly - They may be a large firm, but they also are quick to spot a good work ethic and talent…and develop / promote it. The role of Estimator is reporting to the Estimating Team Leader.

Main tasks and responsibilities of the Estimator position:

  • Preparation of material take-offs and quotations for large scale prestigious electrical switchgear and power distribution projects in diverse applications throughout UK and overseas
  • Liaison with Salesmen, Contractors, Consulting Engineers and end-users to develop and prepare comprehensive quotation
  • Preparation of equipment layout drawings
  • Setting up of project folders and issuing of project details for the Engineers
  • Other associated duties commensurate with the role

What you'll need to succeed within this Estimator position:

  • A minimum of 2 years' experience in a Sales / Quotation /estimation support role ideally within a Manufacturing/Engineering setting with experience gained in liaison with Contractors / Consulting Engineers OR Hold a HND/Degree coupled with 1 year's exposure in a Sales / Quotations support role, ideally within a Manufacturing/Engineering/Sales setting
  • High level of computer literacy Excel, Word etc
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Logical and methodical approach to role

If this estimator role is of interest; or if you have a relatable skillset that might match other similar vacancies; then please send an updated CV via the link on the page, or get in touch with Hugh Nugent to discuss in absolute confidence

Hugh has 11+ years' experience specifically in Engineering / Manufacturing Recruitment and specialises across Senior Executive Placements, Design/Development, Project and Quality Engineering roles throughout Ireland.