Estimator in Runcorn at Arconic

Date Posted: 8/26/2019

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Job Description

Primary purpose of the role:
  • To provide complete fully detailed quotations for authorised dealers and Kawneer Special Projects in accordance with the Estimating Procedures. Generally, these estimates will be of the provision of:
    • Fully fabricated package - includes drawings, project management delivered UK domicile
    • Material supply only - prices and listings
    • Price comparisons for both dealers and sales team
Major activities/ key accountabilities
  • Review all dealer enquiries and where necessary distribute to the appropriate departments for further review
  • Carry out thorough review of drawings / tender documentation to determine appropriate Kawneer products to quote.
  • Ensure that the planner is fully updated at all times, with links to completed quotes for ease of future retrieval.
  • Ensure that quotations are issued on time and in line with the timeframes outlined in the estimating planner.
  • Continually review quoted prices against the norm
  • Ensure that quotation letter is fully detailed with the proposed Kawneer specification and appropriate discount
  • Ensure that the quotations qualifications and clarifications accurately reflect the proposed Kawneer Specification
  • Review construction issue drawings against tender drawing to identify any value engineering opportunities for the Dealer.



  • Good technical knowledge of Kawneer products
  • The ability to read and understand all aspects of the dealer enquiry i.e. architects drawings, engineers drawings, Bills of Quantities, specifications.
  • Problem solving skills
  • Computer literate with experience of Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Work, Logikal / Kawneer Pro and AutoCAD