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  • Ref: FPS445636_1641826385

  • Permanent

  • Livingston, West Lothian

  • ££35000 - £40000 per annum

  • End: 27th Jan 2022

Mechanical Estimator

First People Solutions expanding Client are looking to recruit an experienced Mechanical Estimator (MEICA) to join our Projects Team based in Livingston. As the Mechanical Estimator, you will be involved with various high value complex projects and be responsible for producing estimates to suit clients’ requirements.


  • Preparing MEICA estimates from the bottom up against a wide and varied range of work scope.
  • Reviewing and appraising supplier and subcontractor quotations.
  • Producing a basis of estimate, including the creation of assumptions, exemptions and identifying risk.
  • Estimating Project Risk Registers.
  • Communicate with Project Managers; Project Engineers; Technical & Design and Commercial personnel during the development of an estimate
  • Preparing estimates that support contractual change control.
  • Reporting on clarifications, questions and any challenges after completing an estimate.
  • Managing both internal and external stakeholders.

Qualification / Experience

  • Educated to a degree/HND level in Mechanical Engineering. Alternatively have a relevant experience through working on site or workshop environments.
  • At least two years’ experience in preparing MEICA estimates.
  • A real team player with good time management, organisational and IT skills.
  • A demonstratable ability to interpret and communicate complex technical information.
  • Experience of working with a database estimating system an advantage

Monday to Friday 37.5hours per week

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