Secureshield Ltd are looking for a Design / Estimator to further strengthen the Sales and Estimating Team, as a result 
of strong growth. The role requires working from the Newcastle office and cover the North of England from Design, Installation, Maintenance and Service of Fire Detection, Security, Voice and Integrated Systems. The Business has a range of exciting projects ongoing and many opportunities, so this is an exciting time to join!

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Design of Fire Systems to Fire, Security, CCTV and Access Control
  • Reading and understanding client specification, drawings and enquiries
  • Estimation and pricing of appropriate quotations ensuring they are technically and commercially correct
  • Producing professional, high quality quotations and technical submittals with all technical and commercial content
  • Discussing enquiries and proposals with clients to fully understand their requirements and present our proposal to
    demonstrate the technical and commercial benefits Secureshield can provide. 
  • Evaluate and review incoming enquiries to assess if they are a good fit for Secureshieldto quote in line with our bid/no bid policy 
  • Working closely with Sales and Estimating Teams, assisting other team members with designs and reviewing
    technical content / proposals 
  • Office based role with site visits
  • Microsoft office literate
  • Experience with AutoCAD would be desired, however not necessary
  • BS5839-1 Design Experience / training / qualifications
  • Technical knowledge of different types of Fire Detection Systems from different manufacturers and associated systems 
  • Knowledge of other relates systems advantageous i.e.  Security (CCTV, access control, intruder) 
  • Time management, and organisational skills
  • Must be able to work under pressure and be flexible to achieve client deadlines
  • Experience within the Fire Industry
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Previous experience within private and public environments
  • An in-depth knowledge of current and appropriate fire and life safety regulations is also highly desirable. These
    include but are not limited to; – BS5839:1- 2017, BS5839:6 -2019, BS EN 15004, BS9999, BS7273

Interested? Please respond to enquiries@secureshield.co.uk