Estimator / Scheduler
My client, based in the Sittingbourne area of Kent is expanding due to phenominal success and is now looking to recruit an additional Estimator / Scheduler to join their busy team.
The company is one of the leading manufacturers of pre-cast concrete building materials and has facilities across the South East and Central parts of England with plans to expand further. They supply primarily to builders merchants and the fencing industry as well as construction companies and domestic clientele.
The role will be based within the flooring team and will involve producing computer generated flooring layout drawings from building plans received primarily from Architects, an understanding of these would be a distinct advantage. The software used for the drawings is bespoke to my client and full training will be provided on this. You will also produce schedules of the concrete flooring products. Once again training will be provided. In addition you will be dealing with enquiries over the phone and also liaising with clients pre and post order as well as assisting with general duties in the office.
The successful candidate would have a good general knowledge of current building practices or an interest in the building industry as well as strong numerical skills. They would also need a very good eye for detail as attention to detail is key for this role. Good keyboard skills and a knowledge of Microsoft products and general database use is essential.
The is role is to start ASAP and salary is £15-17k pa dependant on experience. Hours are Monday to Friday 08:30am - 5:00pm with 1 hour for lunch. There may be some additional overtime during very busy periods and this is paid an an enhanced rate. Other benefits include free parking, 25 days holiday, 2 weeks off over the Christmas period, pension and discretionary annual bonus and salary reviews.