trainee estimator in Australia

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contact
charlie lulic, randstad
job type
permanent
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job details

posted
location
australia
specialism
industrial & manufacturing
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
reference number
90M0379851_1553475723
contact
charlie lulic, randstad
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job description

We are currently recruiting a Trainee Estimator for a client that has delivered priority engineering services and specialised turnkey solutions for well over 60 years, Australia wide. They are a diverse supply and manufacturing company which offers end to end solutions to all its clients.

Our client is a leading manufacturer of special purpose equipment and components to the Defence, Mining, Power and Water industries. This position will commence as a permanent opportunity based out of their Edinburgh North office.

You will have to have a strong fabrication background with machining, welding or boiler making experience, who is looking for an opportunity to be trained and move into estimating.

The successful applicant will be trained to be part of our estimation department’s team and be responsible for the generation of detailed manufacture estimates from customer data packs and specifications, across all active industry sectors.

In this position you will be required to:

  • Work effectively and efficiently in a busy estimating department.
  • Liaise closely with internal estimation team members, sales and production departments.
  • Liaise with technical and operational staff to align pricing & delivery solution
  • Deliver estimation/pricing strategy to the internal Account/Sales Managers
  • Actively participate in post tender and pre-award meetings with internal managers and/or clients as required
  • Assist in the development and implementation of consistent and high-quality estimation systems, processes and tools

Skills and Experience

The ideal candidate will need to demonstrate some or all the following key attributes:

  • Be mechanically minded – Trade qualified will be essential
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Maintain a structured and methodical approach to your work
  • Able to solve problems effectively
  • High attention to detail
  • Extremely organised
  • Able to pick up new tasks quickly and efficiently
  • Strong MS Excel is essential

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please do not hesitate to contact Charlie on 08 8150 7002

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

Estimator

qualification

Trade Background

educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification