Mechanical Estimator

Tucker M&E

Job Overview

  • Job Title: Mechanical Estimator
  • Location: Hull
  • Date Posted: Posted
  • Closing Date: 21 December, 2021
  • Salary: DOE
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Industry Sector: Building Services
  • Divison: Engineering & Operations
  • Job Reference: 5179

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Founded in 1973 as Neville Tucker Heating Ltd, now rebranded as Tucker M&E. With over 40 years growth and experience in the mechanical and electrical services sector, is one of the leading M&E Building Services Contractors in the Humber region.

Projects undertaken are very diverse, ranging from commercial, office, retail, leisure and industrial sites. Including all Mechanical and Electrical services from initial concept to completion. With their own manufacturing facility, their workshop can meet both bespoke and urgent contract requirements.

More recently Tucker M&E have won a £20.5m contract for Siemens Gamesa – for the extension of their existing blade factory in Hull, after being recognised for the success on the original factory build back in 2016. The exciting project plays a substantial part in Siemens Gamesa ongoing investment in the region.


Tucker M&E are looking for an experienced HVAC estimator with a commercial mechanical background.  The successful candidate will primarily be responsible for the delivery of projects within the commercial sector.  Having a proven track record of estimating projects from £50,000 to £5M within the retail, hospitality, and commercial sector in both traditional and consultant led design and D&B schemes.

Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Quoting on enquiries allocated when required
  • Preparing estimates using different software packages
  • Analyse, organise, and control the tender documentation from receipt to producing a fully compliant bid, taking into account all clarifications and exclusions
  • Liaising with the clients, sub-contractors, suppliers, and colleagues for complete understanding of requirements and best deals in preparation for tender submission, through all methods of communication
  • Strategy overview meetings
  • Tender submittal
  • Post tender reviews and adjudication/settlement meetings
  • Tender handover meetings once awarded contracts
  • Assisting colleagues going forward in any technical issues at all stages of the contract


The right person for the role:

Tucker M&E are looking for an enthusiastic, professional, and determined approach.  Someone who is proactive, forward thinking, and adaptable in their thought and work processes.  You will have:

  • Proven experience as a mechanical estimator
  • Sound technical knowledge of mechanical systems, HVAC is essential
  • The ability to work to tight deadlines.  Managing heavy workloads and conflicting demands whilst still producing consistently high-quality work with confidence and accuracy
  • Proactive approach with the ability to work both independently, without supervision and as part of a team
  • Excellent communication and organisation skills with the confidence and ability to influence others
  • Willingness for occasional extended working hours and some travel

All direct and third-party applications will be forwarded to Emmerson Kitney.

Emmerson Kitney is committed to a policy of equal opportunities in relation to job applications. A copy of our Policy is available upon request.

Emmerson Kitney is acting in the capacity of an Employment Agency for permanent appointments and an Employment Business for temporary assignments.

For more information call 01482 628808 today

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