Estimator / Design Engineer

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Oldbury, West Midlands
Dependant on experience
20 Sep 2017
18 Oct 2017
Contract Type

Job Title: Estimator / Design Engineer

Job Scope:

The Purlin Division is the UK’s largest designer and manufacturer of light gauge galvanized steel purlins, side rails and mezzanine floor systems for use in a wide range of industrial and commercial developments. You will be required to work as part of the estimating / design team of this market leading division.

Person Specification:

  • The ideal candidate would have proven experience working with BS5950 and BS6399 (knowledge of Eurocodes, especially 1 & 3 would be an advantage) in an estimating / design office environment
  • Be able to produce quantities from drawings for quotations
  • Have commercial awareness
  • Be familiar with AutoCAD
  • Have the ability to form good working relationships with customers
  • Be well organized, self-motivated, professional and able to work under pressure
  • Be responsible for achieving objectives on own initiative, as well as part of a team
  • Be computer literate and able to communicate estimates and design
  • Have attention to detail and accuracy
  • Must be eligible to work in the UK

Key Responsibilities:

1. Management of projects through the design and sales office

2. Design / estimate of cold rolled steel with the use of in-house software

3. Clearly communicate quotations / designs to customers

4. Provide support and advice to the team of Area Sales Managers

Package: Competitive salary, Company Pension Scheme, Health Cash Plan, Life Assurance and 33 days holiday (including statutory days)

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