Fire & Security Systems Estimator

  • Location

    Liverpool, Merseyside

  • Sector:

    Rail Jobs and Transportation

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  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Job Description

Due to continued expansion we are seeking to add an Estimator to assist our ever-growing team.
You will be expected to have a proven track record in Estimating systems comprising of, CCTV Systems, Access Control Systems, Intruder Alarm systems, Fire Alarm Systems. You must have an excellent attention to detail and will be familiar with the NCP 104, NCP 109, BS4737/PD662, BS 5839, BS 7036 and BS 7671 Standards. You will have as a minimum FIA Unit 1 Fire Detection Design accreditation and preferably units 2&3: advanced detection design and advanced alarm design.

Please note that only CV's from applicants with knowledge of all of the above standards will be accepted.

All Applicants must have a full driving license.

All Applicants will be expected to:

Create CAD Drawings to NSI Gold Standards and FIA Standards
Understand the company management system.
Communicate with all staff, customers and public via email and telephone
Follow and Understand all processes flowcharts laid out in the QMS
Understand all Disciplines carried out by the company
Be competent at estimating all types of systems and compiling information to admin and managerial staff
Estimate different systems from a supplied CAD Drawing, Specification or equivalent
Create specifications and estimates from supplied build up sheets or equivalent
Understand regulations pertaining to all disciplines undertaken by the company
Attend Management meetings when required
Create program of works from estimate or specification
Assist is compiling tender submissions
Understand the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) 2005
Understand Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015
Negotiate with suppliers and subcontractors gaining competitive pricing
Negotiate with Mechanical and Electrical contractors to establish satisfactory pricing

Establishing and maintaining effective relationships with new and existing customers
Identifying extra work opportunities and sales lead generation of work (upselling)
Following up sales quotes and leads accordingly and effectively managing any queries
Basic working hours are from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday