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DATE ADDED: Sun 01/12/2019

Electrical & Instrumental Estimator

Bedford Place, UK


JOB TYPE: Apprenticeship, FullTime

**Electrical & Instrumental Estimator**

**Summary**: As an Estimator youll play a key role in providing the means to grow our Electrical & Instrumental business for SSE Contracting in the UK

**Work type:** Permanent Full Time

**Location:** UK

**Job Title:** E&I Estimator

**Location:** Southampton and Surrounding Area

**Salary:** Up to £42,800 plus Car or Allowance, Plus Excellent Benefits

**Working Pattern:** Permanent / Full Time Hours

**Our Role**

As an Estimator youll play a key role in providing the means to grow our Electrical & Instrumental business for SSE Contracting in the UK. Youll be responsible for developing cost models/plans, submitting accurate estimates and managing bids for design and build projects, including large and more complex major schemes. Youll be responsible for developing and delivering effective and competitive quotations for new works requests as identified by the sales team. Daily responsibilities will include estimating costs, prices and producing quotations for customers in both the public and private sectors, ensuring both business and customer needs are met fully. On larger project bids, you may also be required to coordinate and lead a team to ensure bid completion to schedule and standards.

**Your Skills and Experience**

Business Knowledge

sound electrical/mechanical/site specific knowledge

must have good knowledge of instrumentation

must have excellent knowledge of the E&I supply chain

commercial acumen

knowledge of key contracts and customer/client base

awareness of SSEs activities and objectives

**Essential Functional / Technical Skills**

completed a craft apprenticeship (or recognised equivalent)

developed competence to the level of BTECBTEC or equivalent technical training and experience

excellent maths and IT skills

knowledge of contractual requirements, terms and conditions

good understanding of technical drawings

good understanding of technical requirements to complete works

ability to take off quantities from drawings or bill of quantities

preparation of Schedule of Rates

understanding of the importance of client and data confidentiality

assessing the levels of risk on a project

**Our Company**

The Enterprise Division comprises four companies: Contracting, Rail, TelecomsTelecoms and Utilities. The SSE Enterprise Projects and Operational Support Team support the entire Enterprise division leading the deployment of best practice in assurance, project management, engineering and in handling strategic projects.

SSE Enterprise Contracting is one of the UKs largest Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) contractors with a product/service portfolio ranging from M&E LVLV, HVHV, Instrumentation, Street Lighting, Facilities Management through to Combined Heat and Power solutions.

**Our Benefits**

We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here are a few highlights;

Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays)

Great share plans

Group Pension Plan

One day paid volunteering

Tailored internal development opportunities

**For more information please feel free to call me on ##### ######or alternatively I can be contacted at Sophie.HowleyHowley @ ######.###**
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