Metal Fabrication Estimator

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  • Post Date: June 11, 2018
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Metal Fabrication Estimator

We are currently working  with a well established construction company based in Antrim. Due to winning new contracts and expanding their team a permanent position has arisen for a Metal Fabrication Estimator to join their team. This role will be based in Antrim Head Office and will only involve minimal travel to England with no overnight stays.

Metal Fabrication Estimator Role

Prepares metal fabrication quotations by analyzing
Requests for Quote requirements, technical drawings and associated specifications.

Estimator Job Duties:

Compute costs by identifying materials, purchased items, fabrication processes and time requirements using company software and established rate tables per blueprints, specifications, and related documents.
Work with Purchasing Department to solicit and collect material costs.
Work with Engineering Department to identify optimal material utilization and fabrication methods.
Work with Production Department to establish fabrication rates and options for fabrication methods.
Review and recommend updates to work center rates and rate tables.
Regularly review Job Costings to establish accuracy of estimates and estimating process.  Solicit feedback from Production to improve estimating accuracy.
Prepare special reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.


Extensive metal fabricating blueprint reading and the ability to interpret and analyze specifications and tolerances.
Attention to detail.
Communication skills to interact with Customers, Suppliers, and co-workers.
Knowledge of metal fabrication processes.

Salary will depend on skills and experience within the same sector and will be around £30k+ per annum along with additional company benefits.

To apply please submit your CV via the apply button.