Recruiting a HVAC Proposals Engineer to join our specialist team

Penmann Teamwork

£25,000 to £35,000 + Benefits, subject to experience

Penmann are a niche supplier of process cooling, air conditioning and ventilation services to the food manufacturing sector. Established over 40 years ago, Penmann have built up a wealth of expertise with a committed work force providing a range of innovative solutions to blue chip clients.

Due to business expansion, we are now looking for an additional HVAC Estimator to work alongside a Senior Estimator.

  • To establish initial design proposals based on customer enquiries and/or Penmann surveys
  • To fully cost Penmann proposals
  • To prepare formal quote documentation

Ideally, the candidate would have the following skills and experience:

  • Experience gained in design or estimating within air conditioning, ventilation or building service
  • Highly desirable to have a working knowledge of psychometrics, fans, sheet metal fabrication/ductwork, air movement, controls and electrics
  • In addition, experience of refrigeration, pumps, valves, steam, insulation, pipework and plumbing would be beneficial
  • Must be literate, with good use of English language and grammar
  • Must be numerate and proficient in mathematics
  • A relevant engineering qualification to HNC/HND or degree level
  • An excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (especially Office, Excel, Word, Access). Experience of Microsoft Project and AutoCAD (or CAD viewer) would be an advantage
  • A full UK car driver’s licence. Travel to supplier or customer sites anywhere in the UK may be required

The successful candidate will have to:

  • Be an innovative, creative thinker
  • Be a clear and concise communicator
  • A team player
  • Possess good interpersonal skills
  • Be at ease communicating with customers and suppliers at all levels of business
  • Be able to prioritise and multi-task
  • Work within given timescales, hitting deadlines every time
  • Be keen to learn

The position offers scope for real job satisfaction. With no two projects being the same, the work is interesting and varied.  For the right person with energy, enthusiasm and confidence then the role offers a great opportunity within an ambitious and expanding market leading business where we place great emphasis on teamwork through our Engage & Grow programe. Apply to John Kirwin, Commercial Director –

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