Junior Estimator UFH


Job Description

Alternative Heat specialises in the design, supply and installation of a wide range of Off-site Prefabricated solutions for the commercial M&E sectors throughout Ireland and UK. Through continuous investment within our teams, and our facilities, we have grown strongly over the years and established ourselves as a leader within the offsite pre-fabrication industry throughout Ireland and the UK.

Due to continued growth we are looking to integrate a Junior Estimator to support our growing Underfloor Heating team in our fabulous new Head Quarters based in Banbridge. This post is permanent contract. It is an amazing opportunity for a candidate that wants to gain experience with a progressive and dynamic company to further your career.


Reporting to the Underfloor Heating Manager you will be an essential part of the Team responsible for assisting in the review of enquiry’s and preparation of estimates and associated quotations.

Core Responsibilities of role:

  • Review quote & tender enquiry packs received to ensure that relevant information is available for pricing.
  • Liaise with clients to request additional information/clarifications where relevant.
  • Liaise with document control to ensure all relevant information is saved down and accessible.
  • Liaise with line manager to review detail received and agree approach for estimating.
  • Assist in obtaining accurate equipment quotes and collating these into excel cost sheets for review with line manager.
  • Assist in preparation of coherent quote submissions including front-end summary of assumptions made, inclusions and exclusions.
  • Prepare handover files from Estimating to project delivery team for secured projects.
  • Any other duties deemed necessary by Management.

Essential Criteria:

  • Applicants must have 5 GCSE’s at Grade C or above or equivalent, these must include Mathematics and English Language .
  • Good Microsoft Office skills – to include Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Ability to take ownership of their duties and a willingness to grow and learn within their team and the company.
  • Good commercial awareness and attention to detail.
  • Demonstrate a good ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Desired Criteria:

  • Previous experience as an estimating administrator


Head Office, Banbridge


08:00-17:00, Mon – Thu; 08:00-15:00, Fri


Competitive depending on experience

Responsible to:

Underfloor Heating Manager

About Us

The opportunity has arisen to join an industry leader in UK's Building Services providers. We design, develop and deliver a wide range of offsite-prefabricated, innovative and sustainable building service solutions throughout the UK & Ireland.

Alternative Heat specialises in the design, supply and installation of a wide range of prefabricated energy solutions, typically built in NI and shipped throughout the UK and Ireland. We also offer turnkey design, build and operate solutions for commercial energy centers and large-scale district heating solutions and have experience with successfully procuring and delivering many similiar packages to a wide range of public body's throughout Ireland and UK.

Employee Benefits:

  • Competitive Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Annual Health Check
  • 30 days Annual Leave
To apply for this role, send your CV and covering letter to hradmin@alternativeheat.co.uk Alternative Heat is an equal opportunities employer.
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