Graduate Engineer

Posted a week ago by Interaction Recruitment

£24,000 - £25,000/annum

Graduate Estimator        

Location: Hybrid role; Burnley, Lancashire, and home working

Up to £25,000 Per Annum

37.5hrs a week


  • The Estimator is responsible for the timely preparation of commercial and technical proposals from receipt of RFQ until final presentation to the customer.

  • All our employees have a duty to take care for their own health and safety and that of others who may be affected by their actions at work. They must also co-operate with management and co-workers to help everyone meet their legal obligations.

  • Preparation of Technical and Commercial proposals in line with Client & Company Requirements

  • Review of customers enquiry

  • Liaise with other departments to ensure that client’s requirements can be met

  • Produce cost / revenue budget for each project based on standard spreadsheets

  • Liaise with Technical department to ensure that specifications are achievable

  • Liaise with Contracts department and Business Leaders to ensure that Contract Terms & Conditions are in line with the Proposal

  • Contribution to weekly bid review meetings

  • Follow-up of target projects together with local representation

  • Providing input to improve internal procedures

  • To comply with Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental procedures, policies and objectives


  • Relevant degree i.e. Quantity Surveying/Engineering

  • Mathematical / numeric qualifications desirable

  • Estimating experience preferably within the engineering / construction / service environment.

  • Experience in preparing commercial and technical proposals in Microsoft ‘Excel’ & MS ‘Word’

  • Previous experience of preparing cost/revenue budgets

  • Previous Commercial experience &/or exposure to Negotiating & Marketing functions would be of an advantage

  • Customer facing experience

  • An attention to detail and a degree of Commercial acumen

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

  • Bravely innovate without boundaries

  • Generate and embrace new ideas

  • Drive cutting edge digital solutions

Thank you for applying for this role. If you have any questions, please contact me using (url removed) / (phone number removed)

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