Location: Glasgow

Salary: £50000.00 Per Annum

Contract: Permanent

Reference: 5425

Specialism: Engineering

Job Description

We are recruiting for an experienced Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) Estimator to join our facilities management company. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing accurate estimates for M&E projects, including installation, maintenance, repair, and replacement of mechanical and electrical equipment.

The M&E Estimator will work closely with the business development team, project managers, and engineers to develop and present detailed proposals and cost estimates to clients.


  • Analyse project requirements and specifications to prepare accurate cost estimates for M&E projects, including installation, maintenance, repair, and replacement of mechanical and electrical equipment.
  • Conduct site visits and collaborate with project managers and engineers to gather relevant information necessary for accurate cost estimation.
  • Develop and present detailed proposals, including cost estimates, project timelines, and scope of work, to clients in a clear and professional manner.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of current industry trends, regulations, and best practices to ensure accurate and competitive estimates.
  • Coordinate with vendors, suppliers, and subcontractors to obtain accurate pricing for equipment, materials, and services.
  • Work closely with the sales team to provide technical support and guidance during the bidding process.
  • Assist in the preparation of bid packages, including technical specifications and drawings.
  • Review and analyse bids received from subcontractors and vendors.
  • Participate in project meetings and provide ongoing support to the project team as needed.

Experience & Skills

  • Experience in M&E cost estimating, preferably in the facilities management industry.
  • Strong technical knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems and equipment.
  • Proficiency in reading and interpreting technical drawings, specifications, and contracts.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet strict deadlines.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Valid driver’s license and the ability to travel to project sites.


  • Salary DOE
  • Working hours 37.5 hours Monday – Friday: 8am – 4pm / 8.30am – 4.30pm / 9am – 5pm
  • Pension
  • Healthcare
  • Death in service
  • Private medical insurance
  • Holiday purchase
  • Gym membership discount
  • Hybrid working
  • Childcare vouchers


If you are interested in this position, please apply today and send your CV to cvs@murrayrecruitment.co.uk

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