Design & Estimating Engineer

Think Specialist Recruitment
From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
27 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Think Specialist Recruitment are pleased to be working with a leading provider of plumbing and heating solutions whose head office is based in Watford. In this role you will be providing technical advice, estimates and designs for the specialist products. This is an exciting role for either an individual who has building services experience (plumbing, heating or climate control) with a technical background and understands the trade or for a graduate with an engineering related degree who is keen to embark on their career where full training will be given. Duties to include: Provide Design and Estimating support for customers, the merchant networks and Sales teams. Become proficient in using all the office estimating, design and support software, undertaking any training required to deliver an accurate and efficient output. Update and utilise the CRM system to ensure it contains accurate data relevant to your work activities at all times. Assist in reviewing, developing and improving our design and estimating tools, processes, procedures and standards. Keep abreast of products, applications, standards and legislative aspects relevant to the business, and to pass on new knowledge and information to other technical staff about implications relating to the products/systems. Assist in ensuring technical accuracy of literature, including: fact sheets; wiring schematic drawings; installation details etc. Identify relevant training courses/programmes for your development and arrange these in conjunction with your manager. Identify and realise every opportunity to raise the profile of the company within the construction industry. Take an active part in coaching other D&E team members to increase their knowledge. Assist in product review, development and harmonization activities. Provide occasional project on-site assistance. Candidate requirements Use of CAD systems Awareness of mechanical engineering in Building services Knowledge of plumbing Understanding of Building services market experience with Microsoft Looking for the next step in your career? Think Specialist Recruitment. Think Specialist Recruitment is an independent support staff recruitment agency based in Hemel Hempstead and working across the Herts, Beds and Bucks area. We specialise in permanent, temporary and contract recruitment with areas of expertise including: administration, customer service/call centre, PA/secretarial, human resources, accountancy and finance, sales admin/sales support, marketing and IT Helpdesk/IT support. This job was originally posted as