Engineering Estimator

Location Middlesbrough
Discipline: Technical & Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000
Contact name: Jack Vasey

Contact email:
Job ref: 21239
Published: 8 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

​Our client, an award-winning machining company in Teesside is looking to add an Estimator to their team in Teesside

This is a great opportunity for candidates with manual and CNC machining & programming experience to progress their career within a reputable firm.

The duties of the role will consist of:

  • Assist in the development of relationships with existing and potential new customers and actively generate and price tenders for machining work.

  • Liaise with customers and the planning/production team to ensure that a quality service is delivered within the planned timeframe.

  • Generate tenders by the interpretation of engineering drawings to price materials, estimate labour times, progress tenders and create delivery schedules.

  • Follow up submitted bids, and negotiate where necessary to win work within profitability margins.

  • Pre-arrange and attend meetings with customers internally and externally.

  • Negotiate costs for any additional work required by the customer once the job has commenced.

  • Research relevant markets and identify engineering opportunities to target.

The ideal candidate will hold the following skills:

  • HNC in Manufacturing Engineering/CNC Machining

  • Strong understanding of machine run times

  • 3+ Years experience in a CNC machining environment

  • Strong commercial acumen

  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels

They are also offering excellent benefits package including:

  • Profitability bonus scheme

  • Company pension scheme with enhanced contribution

  • Mileage payments