Trainee System Design Technician

6 days left

19000.00 - 19000.00 GBP Annual + GBP19000/annum
31 Aug 2017
28 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Trainee System Design Technician

Tunstalls vision is to give people the freedom to live as independently, securely, healthily and happily as they are able.

Tunstall Healthcare Group offers a range of Connected Care and Connected Health solutions across each of its main regions - UK, Nordics, Southern Europe, Central Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific.

Tunstall is a Truly Global Business with products and services provided across 52 countries offering Solutions in Independent Living, Assisted Living, Remote Patient Monitoring & Support and Integrated NurseCall Systems.

Position: Trainee System Design Technician
Location: Whitley Bridge, Yorkshire (20 miles from Leeds / 15 miles from Doncaster)
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: GBP19,000 per annum

Role Overview:

Training is provided and you will receive Industry standard Accreditation on:
Fire Alarm Design
Emergency Lighting Design
Also training on CAD will be provided.

Preparation of quotations/tenders using a computerised estimating system, ensuring prompt turnaround of all enquiries and that deadlines are met. This will include reading and understanding customer specifications, interpreting the requirements and converting them into a system configuration, which will provide the most cost-effective solution.

The Estimating Department provides cost estimates to Customers & Sales personnel for the Companys installed systems/products. Often requests need to be turned around quickly.

Complete typically 5-8 quotations per week ranging in value between 1k and 500k. There will be fluctuations throughout the year to take into account Local Authority year end and Tunstall year end periods.

- To prepare quotations.
- To liaise with other departments and suppliers to enable the build up of a quotation.
- To read and understand detailed customer specification including contract terms and conditions.
- To ensure timely submission of quotations which can be converted to an order.
- Dealing with all telephone enquiries and written correspondence relating to estimates. These will typically involve answering queries against quotations submitted or alternatively customers seeking advice/guidance which may result in a verbal quotation being provided.
- Obtain site survey information from surveyors when required. Carry out regular progress chasing to ensure timely return of information.
- Liase with the Installation Department regarding system design, marking up layout drawings, builders work requirements, special requirements etc. Where there are special requirements, identify suitable solutions, which will require close liaison with R&D/Suppliers and Purchasing Department.
- Ensure correct and accurate interpretation of customer specifications detailing any variations to enable full evaluation of the available options prior to response to enquiry.
- Ensure that overdue quotations are kept to a minimum by keeping both customer and Account Managers informed of any difficulties. This will require prioritisation of the workflow but equally important is communication.
- Liaise frequently with the relevant Account Manager to ensure the communication channels are maintained.

About You:

- Be articulate and numerate.
- Have good attention to detail
- Computer experience - Be familiar with the Windows OS, Have a good understanding and working knowledge of Excel, Word & Outlook.
- Have GCSE / O Level passes (grade C or above) in Maths & English.

Tunstall Healthcare (UK) Ltd is an equal opportunity employer. The Company wholeheartedly supports the principle of equality in employment and opposes all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination on any grounds.

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UKs leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications

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