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Proposal Engineer/ Estimator (pumps/water systems etc.) - Hants

Job Title: Proposal Engineer/ Estimator (pumps/water systems etc.) - Hants
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hampshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 Month initial
REF: eg/PropEng -C-Hants_1506505205
Contact Name: Eva Graf
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Proposal Engineer/ Estimator (pumps/water systems etc.) - Hants - Contract role

We are looking for a number of experienced Proposal Engineers/ Estimators to join our clients team in Hampshire.

Job purpose:

  • Managing all aspects of client liaison and design, including the preparation of quotations for a wide range of contract values. This may involve site inspections and meetings where required to deliver the most balanced commercially advantageous and reliable solution
  • To provide designs & quotations, which achieve a level of orders to meet forecast sales or better

Essential Duties and Principal 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 Clients 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 use software packages to select pumps as available.
  • To use our clients 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.
  • The post-holder must comply with the Company's Health and Safety requirements as outlined in the H&S policy.

Required Qualifications:

  • Proven experience of dealing with external customers via telephone and face to face
  • CAD knowledge and experience advantageous
  • Mechanical / Electrical Background or knowledge
  • Water / Waste water knowledge advantageous

Our client is looking for people that are available immediately or with little notice period.

If this sounds interesting to you, please apply today or send your CV directly to

Proposal Engineer/ Estimator (pumps/water systems etc.) - Hants - Contract role

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