Placing People First
CSA are looking for an Estimator with vast experiecne in the Façade sector of the construction industry to work for a highly recognised and respected company based in Swansea.
Estimator a rule for calculating an estimate of a given quantity based on observed data.
*Experience Required:* Use of windows, door, Curtain walling IT or similar estimating software preferred.
Applicants are advised that experience in the Facades sector of the construction industry is a prerequisite, as well as being able to provide well presented, accurate, and competitively priced estimates to our Main Contractors / customers, with the overall aim of securing projects.
Key member of a 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.
Understands 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, to be able to do take offs from drawings essential.
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.
HOURS OF WORK
Monday – Thursday (07:30am – 16:30pm) Friday (07:30am – 13:30pm).
Job Type: Full-time Permanent
Salary dependent of experience
Holidays 28 including bank holidays
Government pension scheme
A commensurate salary/package is offered dependent upon experience.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Monday to Friday
Ability to commute/relocate:
Swansea, Swansea: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)