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Technical Estimator - Active Fire Protection

  • Location: England
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Stephen Pindar
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 503 1956
  • Expiry Date: 11 July 2024
  • Job Ref: 407635SOP
Technical Estimator – (Active Fire Protection) - Remote
Remuneration: Competitive and relative to experience (includes full package)
Type: Permanent
Start Date: 0-3 months
A Tier 1 main contractor is seeking a technically minded Estimator to prepare and compile costs for the installation and maintenance of security/fire alarm systems.
You will be directly involved with unique large-scale projects, liaising with subcontractors, suppliers, and stakeholders during the tender process to ensure accurate costing. As such the ideal candidate will have impeccable knowledge of contract/maintenance pricing methods blended with genuine passion for fire & security.
This role offers a modern work life balance with ample flexibility to work remotely or from office locations(s).
• Actively prepare and compile tender costs, ensuring accuracy and strict adherence to specifications
• Review project specifications, drawings, and documents to understand the scope of work.
• Liaise with subcontractors, suppliers, and stakeholders during the tender process to ensure accurate costing.
• Clearly outline the scope of work, materials, and services in proposals.
• Collaborate with project management teams to align with client expectations.
• Communicate with vendors to obtain accurate pricing for materials and equipment.
• Evaluate and select suppliers based on cost, quality, and reliability.
• Handover final projects to the operational team.
What we require from you?
• Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in a similar capacity
• Strong technical knowledge of intruder, access control, CCTV, fire, PAVA, and networking systems.
• Knowledge and understanding of relevant British standards and statutory compliance obligations
• Security clearance preferable
• Familiarity with capital projects and maintenance pricing methodology.
• Understanding of contract models, specifically NEC and JCT.

This is a great opportunity for a motivated individual to contribute to the team and support large scale projects across the UK. You’ll be entitled to corporate discounts, cycle to work schemes, private medical schemes, comprehensive pension plan & much more.

To find out more contact Stephen Pindar on 0161 503 1956 (Specialist Construction Recruitment consultant) for a private and confidential chat.
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