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

Job Title: Water Estimator - Pipe/Pumps/Quote/Solution/Design/CAD
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Frimley, Surrey
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: PP/WE/FTC/RG_1518606122
Contact Name: Richard Gallagher
Contact Email:
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

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

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

The role is maternity cover and as such will be offered on a 12 month fixed term contract (permanent salary).

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 and your application will be considered.

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