Top engineering firm seeks boiler construction estimator. Estimate boiler parts and labour pricing for boiler construction and refurbishment.
Non-Negotiables (We will check)
Analytical (Problem Solver) Self Starter, independent worker. Driven by deliverables.
Self Starter self motivated goal driven
Ethical Business (Clear criminal and credit check position involves financial accountability)
Must have 3 -5 years experience specifically constructing and maintaining boilers. Very strong preference for a qualified boilermaker.
Or equivalent experience.
In depth knowledge of the components in boilers (pref : water tube boilers)
Experience in leading and preparing bids and tenders (pref 2+ years)
Excellent planning and coordination skills
What the person must be able to do :
This role is in the South African industrial sector. All duties would take place in this context.
Estimation of new boiler designs and refurbishments :
Read and understand technical drawings
Create Pricing Libraries
Create and Price Bills of Quantities
Labour and Resource Estimation
Construction Time Estimation
Manage Subcontractors, Request for Quotes, Work Completion and Quality
Use estimating software such as Candy Estimating
Lead and prepare bids and tenders
Key Job Deliverables (First 6-12 Months) :
Import significant company IP into new Estimating system
Take a leading role in new tenders and bid for new projects
Background work experience
3-5 years experience in specifically constructing and maintaining boilers or equivalent
Very strong preference for a qualified boilermaker
Strong preference for experience in water tube boilers
BSc, BEng, T4, BTech or S4 in Mechanical Engineering
Proven track record in boiler construction and maintenance (we will check references)
2+ years experience in boiler estimating and bid completion or closely equivalent
Project management experience strongly advantageous
Strong interpersonal skills and team player
Strong preference : Persuasive charming personality
Personality Summary :
Moderate Driver Ambitious, Results Orientated Go-getter. Self Starter. Makes things happen.
Moderate Analytical Strong with analysis, metrics, data and fact based decision making.
Moderate to High Administrative Good with procedures, processes and best practices.
Advantageous Moderate Expressive People person, natural leader.
Benefits of this Role :
Leading multinational engineering firm
Make a difference
Strong career growth prospects
Reports to : Head Proposals
Direct Reports : Junior Estimator.
Location : Johannesburg East Rand
Salary : Market Related. In the Range of R40K to R48K per month. Highly exceptional more senior candidates may be considered.
Reference : DT 152
Jobs like this don’t come around that often, so make sure you apply now.
Call Dave Lucas at 011 655 7391
Email : j152 dawningtruth.co.za (Please email your CV before calling us.)