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Job Overview:

Job Title: Design Technician/Estimator

Team: Technical Department

Reports to: Tendering Manager

Location: Kettering

Position Type: Fulltime Mon-Fri 37.5 hrs Permanent


Role Overview:
Create and finalise Multi Utility quotes promptly, prioritising tasks weekly to meet company standards and developer deadlines



·Respond to email queries and issues, escalating when necessary

·Liaise with internal and external parties professionally 

·Review quote requirements and request additional information if needed

·Analyse existing utility plans and technical drawings

·Complete Water, Gas, and Electricity network studies

·Produce Multi Utility cost models and proposal letters promptly

·Review and adjust quotes as per developer requests

·Provide regular updates to management to meet weekly priorities

·Maintain organised electronic filing for easy access to correspondence


Person Specification:

·Basic understanding of utilities and tendering

·Proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Word and Excel

·Familiarity with AutoCAD is preferred

·Previous experience in an Administration/office role required

·Experience in Project Management beneficial


Skills and Abilities:

·Excellent time management and organizational skills

·Attention to detail and accuracy

·Ability to work independently and collaboratively

·Strong communication and problem-solving skills



·Competitive salary

·Opportunities for career progression

·23 days holiday + bank holidays, increasing with tenure

·Access to Perkbox with monthly flexi points

·Company social events during Christmas and Summer



This role offers a dynamic environment for career growth and development and is particularly ideal for university degree graduates, school or college leavers, and those who have held office-based positions such as

AutoCAD Assistant / CAD Administrator / Project Administrator / Design Executive / Design Technician / Design Coordinator / Estimator / Estimating Assistant / Tender Assistant / Tendering Coordinator / AutoCAD Technician

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