Overall Objectives: To provide accurate estimates on time and in a professional manner. Specific Objectives: Maximise utility of computer. Ensure all data / norms are accurate and revised regularly. Introduce systems / methods to keep errors to a minimum. Produce estimates in sufficient detail and order so as to allow others to follow easily. Basic Functions:To provide accurate and timely estimates. Responsible to: Engineering Proposals Manager Details of position: Receives specifications from the Engineering Proposals Manager. Takes off special items of materials and sends these for quotation. Builds up a detailed estimate based on these. Prepares accurate take-offs of quantities. Ensures that the details on the Bill of Quantity and the estimate re sufficiently detailed to avoid any ambiguity. Submits all estimates so that prices / rates may be applied for all materials, labour and overhead.