Trainee Estimator

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1319797775-2
  • Date Posted: 9 May 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Prime Appointments
  • Location: Braintree, Essex
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Aerospace, Automotive, Civil Engineering, Engineering, Manufacturing, Procurement & Supply Chain
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Are you looking to start a rewarding career within a manufacturing environment? Do you have electronics assembly experience or any similar knowledge and are looking for a way to apply this? If so then this could be a great opportunity for you to start a rewarding career!

The company we are working with manufacture and supply products to various electronics industries including automotive and aerospace. They are looking for someone to train up to become a key part of the sales team, to deal with enquires and estimate orders.

Starting salary will be dependent on experience between 24,000- 26,000 to start, working 08:00-16:30 Monday to Friday.

Duties once trained will include:

  • Deal with incoming sales enquiries and priorities
  • Manage and check orders against quotations
  • Ensure drawings are registered and approved for production
  • Checking quotes against orders
  • Collating sales reports for meetings
  • Communicating with customers throughout the process

What skills will you need to have:

  • Excellent communication and telephone skills
  • Assembly, electronics or some engineering experience
  • Strong computer skills eg. Word/Excel
  • MUST be able to work from technical engineering drawings
  • Have good English and maths skills
  • Ideally some experience within costing or estimating (not essential)

You will need to be able to self manage, be proactive and organised, in order to keep customers happy and fulfil their orders. If this sounds like you, please get in touch!

Please contact Appointments if you would like anymore information or have any questions!