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Estimator - Pipe/Pumps/Water solutions/Quote/Design/CAD

Job Title: Estimator - Pipe/Pumps/Water solutions/Quote/Design/CAD
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Farnborough, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 months
REF: PP/E/C/RG_1506956991
Contact Name: Richard Gallagher
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Estimator - Pipe/Pumps/Water solutions/Quote/Design/CAD

Recruiting immediately for an Estimator with experience around water solutions, for a client based close to Frimley, on the Surrey/Hampshire boarder.

The role will be offered on a contract up until Christmas, with the potential to extend (dependent on workload), but this isn't guaranteed.

Role summary

  • Dealing with all aspects of client liaison & design including preparations of quotations for a range of contract values including site inspections & meetings where required to deliver the most balanced commercially advantageous / reliable solution.
  • To provide designs & quotations, which achieve a level of orders to meet forecast sales or better.

Key tasks and responsibilities

  • To receive enquiries either by telephone, e-mail, post or from sales representatives.
  • Following enquiry obtain any clarifications as required to enable proposal to be prepared.
  • To interpret client requirements or those of any specifications provided or generally applicable to a particular type of pump station & prepare a proposal including a quotation to provide the most balanced commercially advantageous / reliable solution.
  • Manage own workload to ensure requested deadlines for proposals are met.
  • To ensure Data Management Systems are maintained.
  • To ensure Sales Director / Area Sales Manager are informed of any proposals prepared & any ongoing communications with potential Clients.
  • To liaise with Clients & Suppliers.
  • To undertake a peer review of colleagues proposals.
  • To use software packages to select pumps as available.
  • To use in house design & quotation spreadsheets & formats ensuring latest revisions are used at all times.
  • To provide feedback on competitors products & quotations when information becomes available.
  • To attend site meetings & undertake site inspections when required.

Summary of knowledge and experience required

  • Ability to manage workload and meet deadlines
  • IT literacy - database management systems, Microsoft windows,
  • Proven experience of dealing with external customers via telephone and face to face
  • CAD knowledge and experience advantageous

If you are interested in this opportunity and have the relevant skills required for the role, please send your CV to

Estimator - Pipe/Pumps/Water solutions/Quote/Design/CAD

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