Current Vacancies

Sales Estimator

An exciting new job opportunity has arisen within our growing Nottingham based company for a Sales Estimator. Canal Engineering is one of the UK’s leading metalwork fabricators with a heritage for design innovation, quality manufacture and efficient installation dating back to 1924.

Canal Engineering specialises in designing, manufacturing, and installing architectural metal products including bespoke staircases, stainless steel drainage systems, safety platforms, and tobacco recovery machinery. Our company works within the UK’s leading architects, designers and contractors across a number of key industries to deliver bespoke metalwork solutions.

We are ideally looking for an experienced Sales Estimator to join the company, reporting to the Senior Estimator and directly to the Sales Manager

As part of our skilled estimating team you’ll be responsible for creating estimates for prospective, new and existing customers. This will involve interpreting information provided by the customer to understand their requirements, sourcing prices from multiple suppliers, checking for product compatibility and meeting strict deadlines. This role would suit someone looking to join a successful growing business who understands the importance of customer service delivery.

This is a rewarding role offering long-term career development and opportunities within the industry. The successful candidate should be organised, diligent, and able to confidently work under pressure. Exceptional communication skills are also an integral part of this role when dealing with customers and colleagues.

Salary: £25,000 – £35,000 (negotiable dependent upon experience.)

Responsibilities Include:

  • Producing accurate quotations from the receipt of tender documentation sent directly to the estimating department or via information presented by the sales team
  • Timely completion of Sales Achiever
  • Maintaining accurate pricing in line with business strategy
  • Developing positive working relationships with clients and colleagues
  • Maintaining accurate records of tenders

Benefits & Salary:

  • Working hours 8-5 (Monday-Friday)
  • Company pension scheme
  • Competitive salary, depending on experience
  • Key opportunities for growth and development within a fast-paced and dynamic team
  • Opportunities to meet with clients and attend exhibitions across the UK
  • Immediate start available

If you’re interested in applying please email: rikkijones@canalengineering.co.uk for more information.

 

Junior Sales Estimator

An exciting new job opportunity has arisen within our growing Nottingham based company for a Junior Sales Estimator. Canal Engineering is one of the UK’s leading metalwork fabricators with a heritage for design innovation, quality manufacture and efficient installation dating back to 1924.

Canal Engineering specialises in designing, manufacturing, and installing architectural metal products including bespoke staircases, stainless steel drainage systems, safety platforms, and tobacco recovery machinery. Our company works with the UK’s leading architects, designers and contractors across a number of key industries to deliver bespoke metalwork solutions.

We are ideally looking for an individual who has completed an apprenticeship within sheet metalwork, fabrication or has knowledge/experience within this sector however full training for the role will be provided upon employment.

As part of our skilled estimating team you’ll be responsible for creating estimates for prospective, new and existing customers. This will involve interpreting information provided by the customer to understand their requirements, sourcing prices from multiple suppliers, checking product compatibility and meeting strict deadlines. This role would suit someone looking to join a successful growing business who understands the importance of customer service delivery.

This is a rewarding role offering long-term career development and opportunities within the industry. The successful candidate will be organised, diligent with a willingness to learn new skills. Exceptional communication skills are also an integral part of this role when dealing with customers and colleagues.

Salary: Starting from minimum wage (negotiable depending on experience)

Responsibilities Include:

  • Producing accurate quotations from the receipt of tender documentation sent directly to the estimating department or via information presented by the sales team
  • Timely completion of Sales Achiever
  • Maintaining accurate pricing in line with business strategy
  • Developing positive working relationships with clients and colleagues
  • Maintaining accurate records of tenders
  • Following up quotations on the phone or in person

Benefits & Salary:

  • Working hours 8-5 (Monday-Friday)
  • Full training provided
  • Company pension scheme
  • Competitive salary, depending on experience
  • Key opportunities for growth and development within a fast-paced and dynamic team
  • Opportunities to meet with clients and attend exhibitions across the UK
  • Immediate start available

If you’re interested in broadening and developing your skills within the metal fabrication industry please email rikkijones@canalengineering.co.uk for more information.