Estimator Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Estimator to join our team.


  • Present prepared estimates by assembling and displaying numerical and descriptive information;
  • Work in a team and prepare the complete commercial and pricing element of a tender;
  • Check detail against fire/acoustic test evidence, structural opening sizes, and other variables;
  • Supporting internal customers with day to day quotes and providing final costing on material quotes;
  • Visit clients / sites as and when required;
  • Track communicate on and respond to customer enquiries in a timely manner;
  • Once you have gained experience and knowledge we would want you to take on the role of attending site to price variation works on projects;
  • Manage the estimating database and liaise with the sales team;
  • Put together tenders;
  • Responsible for the financial preparation of bids for the business;
  • Reviewing contracts to ensure they reflect tenders submitted and margins;
  • Completing contract review of order prior to launch for manufacture;
  • Compile and prepare sub-contract enquiries/costs;
  • Purchasing raw material to correct specification;
  • Completing customer PPAP submissions.


  • Healthcare;
  • Capable of managing workloads and working under pressure;
  • Must operate with absolute integrity at all times;
  • Background in Drylining;
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and numerical skills;
  • Critical thinking and negotiation skills;
  • A good knowledge of painting and decorating;
  • Is consistent & accurate work approach;
  • Experience in Estimating with either a contractor or sub-contractor;
  • Motivated and driven;
  • Customer service skills – Essential;
  • A demonstrable track record of generating specifications and seeing them through via contractors and sub-contractors;
  • Ambitious, hungry, loyal and self-motivated person looking for a long-term career investment;
  • Previous experience within Estimating;
  • High level of initiative and a proactive approach to work.