Lead Estimator

Location: Glasgow/Manchester

Facility Services Lead Estimator:

The Company: Emtec Facility Services Ltd are a leader in the facilities service sector operating across the UK with many high-profile clients. As part of Emtec Group we are ranked as one of the fastest growing construction and building service companies in the UK.

The Role: As a Lead Estimator, you will report directly to Senior Management with responsibility for compiling accurate estimates and tender response documents. You will work closely with our bid teams to ensure all bids are precise, innovative and alluring to the client.

Duties will include:

• Preparation and submission of mechanical & electrical maintenance tender packages, ensuring all deadlines are met.
• Estimating works using information gathered from site surveys or tender documents, working to an existing format in Microsoft Excel.
• Creating bespoke tender response documents specific to each bid based on an existing format in Microsoft Word / Adobe Pro / In Design.
• Liaise with clients regarding any variations, ensuring that all variations are recorded and instructed where deemed necessary.
• Maintain a record of current and pipeline bids using Microsoft Office Suite and Salesforce.

The Person:

• To be considered for this role, you must have previous experience in an estimating position within the facilities management sector, focusing on hard services.
• Have a good working knowledge of SFG20 and alternative M&E regimes.
• Be confident in attending site visits and representing Emtec during negotiation.
• Must hold at least a basic knowledge of commercial terms and conditions.
• Must be able to read building drawings and specifications.
• You are a confident communicator with strong numerical and literacy skills.
• You are quick to learn, working accurately and effectively with minimal supervision after an initial period of training.


• As a rapidly growing business both in terms of turnover and geographical coverage this role offers fantastic opportunity for career progression focusing on estimating, bid writing and business development.


• We are flexible with regard to location in either our Glasgow or Manchester offices.


Please send your CV to careers@emtecgroup.co.uk quoting the job reference below

Job Type: Full-time, Salary & Package Negotiable based on Experience.


Job Ref: 1014-EFS