Overview

We are currently looking for a Fabrication Estimator to join our well established client in Maidenhead.

Our client specialises in high end, high tolerance, stainless steel fabrication, coded welding and the manufacture of bespoke special purpose equipment, pressure vessels & pipe work for a diverse range of industries.
The successful candidate will either have a technical estimating background within the sheet metal/fabrication or similar industries OR good fabrication experience with the desire to develop into and estimating/sales environment.
Responsibilities:
  • Create detailed quotations from customer drawings/models for existing and new customers
  • Converting successful quotes to orders on the system and getting feedback on unsuccessful quotes
  • Regularly update material costs and subcontractor service costs in the database to ensure the quotations are accurate
  • Liaise with production when passing over awarded orders in order to ensure no miscommunication between customer requirements and products produced
  • Support the Sales Manager in growing the business in line with the company’s vision
Skills & Experience:
  • Great communication and inter-personal skills
  • Outgoing and friendly
  • Able to read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good organisational, numeracy and computer literacy skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Hard-working and trustworthy
  • Knowledge of stainless steel specific work (Desirable)
  • CAD or quoting software experience (Desirable)
Salary:
34k – 42k depending on experience