South West

Mechanical Design Estimator

Ref: 10143| Posted: 1st Mar 2021

A client of ours based in Oxford, is seeking a Mechanical Design Estimator to join their busy work-force due to the significant and continuing expansion of their Mechanical department.

The range of their expertise consist of the design, installation and maintenance of both mechanical and electrical projects and are now in need of a Mechanical Design Estimator to help with projects consisting of high-end commercial and residential works as well as industrial including hospitals and education with the values up to £50,000,000.

They currently operate in the South West region and the successful candidate must be willing to travel in and around London, Oxford, and surrounding areas.

Overall Purpose:

  • To organise and deliver engineering services projects.
  • Uphold and communicate the values and culture of the company.
  • Position the client as the Contractor of choice.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working within an established Mechanical Estimating and Design Team
  • Tendering and bidding on projects worth up to £50M MEP within the high-end residential, commercial, industrial and education sectors
  • Completing mechanical design works on projects which are being tendered.
  • Attending client and site meetings


  • Be self-motivated and able to work as part of a specialist team.
  • Be analytical and have good problem-solving skills.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Previous experience within a Mechanical Design Estimator role, on M&E projects worth up to £50M
  • HNC Qualified in a Mechanical Engineering or equivalent discipline.
  • Experienced in using both Design and Estimating software
  • Be flexible.
  • Commercial acumen


  • up to £50K,
  • Pension
  • 25 days holiday