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Date Added: Sat 01/07/2023


Didsbury, M20, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Bouygues Energies & Services is recruiting an Estimator with experience in either an Electrical, Mechanical or Construction environment to join the team based in Manchester.  The Estimator will join a small team and will work on projects within the fields of Data Centres, Pharmaceutical / Clean Room Environments, Process Engineering & Industrial Works.

The Estimator will be an active member of the Company`s Estimating Team, undertaking high quality and accurate Trades pricing as part of the production of tender opportunities from the initial pre-qualification stage through the preparation and adjudication process to final submission. 


Reporting to the Head of Department, and working with Bid Managers and other technical disciplines, the candidate will: 

Be a proactive member of the team providing accurate and auditable costings.

Explore documentation in order to gain a clear understanding of project requirements.

Accurately review and/or produce tender documents and drawings, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation.

Have responsibility for the delivery of fully costed and detailed pricing in response to client specifications with appropriate back-up data and audit trail documentation.

Assist in the production and submission of tenders for various clients whilst building relationships with these clients.

Prepare prices and forecast for the project.

Attend sites to estimate as required and produce analysis of the results.

Build and maintain long term relationship with key vendors.

Essential Criteria:

Relevant industry experience as an Estimator.

Experience in either Electrical, Mechanical or Construction estimating.

Commercial awareness.

Experience within an M&E Subcontractor or Main Contractor.

Extensive Trades knowledge.

Time, resource & financial managerial experience.

Able to plan and organise effectively.

Ensure Health & Safety is considered throughout all duties.

Strong communication skills - both written and verbal.

Highly computer literate and analytical - competent in use of Microsoft Excel and estimating software.

Why Energies & Services

Bouygues Energies & Services, is part of the Bouygues Group - a global brand employing over 130,000 people in 80 countries within the construction, engineering, civil works, energy services, telecommunications and media sectors.
Bouygues Energies & Services specialise in the execution of technically challenging, time sensitive projects in critical environments: cleanrooms, laboratories, industrial plants, and data centres.  With over 50 years of experience, we offer our clients seamless consulting and engineering solutions through an in-house design, build, operate and maintain delivery model. 
Day in, day out, our teams deliver some of the most technically innovate and challenging projects.  With a strong corporate culture, our values reflect how we operate with Respect, Excellence, Courage, Integrity and Passion.  We offer competitive basic salaries with generous company benefits. 

Be Yourself!

Here at Bouygues we value the creativity and innovation that our diverse workforce brings, encouraging people from all backgrounds, particularly those from underrepresented communities to apply. By joining us, you will be inspired to bring your full self to the workplace, speak up and share your unique ideas. You will also have an opportunity to join our employee led diversity & inclusion communities such as WeLink (women network), Encompass (LGBTQ+), Kaleidoscope (BAME), Disability and Wellness peer support network, Parents and Carers network.

We are an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

We value your privacy and we are committed to protecting your personal details. If you choose to apply for this role, please do not include any sensitive data on your CV which reveals (directly or indirectly); your race or ethnic origins, your political, philosophical or religious opinions, or your membership of a trade union, your social security number, or information which relates to your health or sexual orientation or to any criminal convictions
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