Company: AB Glass (Doors and Windows) Ltd

Job Position: Estimator

Job Description:

Estimator (Aluminium Doors and Windows)
AB Glass (Doors and Windows) Ltd.
Permanent, Based in Fforestfach, Swansea
AB Glass (Doors and Windows) Ltd., based in Fforestfach Swansea, has a vacancy for an experienced Estimator. We are looking for someone with self-motivation and drive. You MUST have experience and be motivated to join our already successful senior team.
Applicants are advised that experience in the Facades sector of the construction industry is a prerequisite, as well as being able to o provide well presented, accurate, and competitively priced estimates to our Main Contractor customers, with the overall aim of securing projects.
Duties:
Key member of the senior team.
Provide an excellent customer service by producing well-presented accurate, timely and clear quotes. Add value to customers by regular liaison regarding project details and offer Value Engineered solutions when appropriate. Maximise best value by effective negotiation with customers and suppliers to secure project at best possible profit margin.
Attendance of site and pre-contract meetings with Commercial Manager, Project Management and Quantity Surveying staff.
Experience Required:
Use of Kawneer Pro or similar estimating software preferred
Knowledge of other estimating products such as AlUK, Metal Technologies and SMARTS
An understanding of technical and professional aspects of work and continually maintain technical knowledge
Analytical with an excellent eye for detail
IT skills – MS Word and Excel, Adobe Acrobat, read and measure from AutoCad
Relevant industry knowledge in particular – principles of building physics and structure in so much as it relates to our services, good knowledge curtain wall, doors and window façade products and current building regulations is essential.
Ability to read and understand technical drawings
Good level of accuracy and administrative efficiency
Ability to plan and schedule work
Must have a strong level of numeracy
The ideal candidate will have relevant experience within full façade Estimating or Estimating in a similar door and window industry.
A commensurate salary/package is offered dependent upon experience.
This vacancy is full-time – Monday to Thursday – 08:00 – 16:45 and Friday – 08:00 – 15:30

Vacancy: full time

Email address: [email protected]

Phone: 01792 584440 / 07702 909556

Vacancy time limit: N/A

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