Jobs at Atlas Contract Furniture

We design and manufacture quality, bespoke and long lasting contract furniture for bars, pubs, clubs, universities and restaurants in the UK, across Europe and beyond. Contact us if you are interested in joining our team!

 

We are now looking to recruit suitable candidates for the following roles

Please contact us for more information:
Call 01202 400999 or email ruth@atlascontractfurniture.com

11 March 2021

Skilled Estimator

Atlas Contract Furniture are bespoke seating manufacturers located in Christchurch, Dorset. We pride ourselves in producing comfortable and long-lasting banquette seating for bars, pubs, clubs, Universities and restaurants. Our work spans the UK, Europe, and beyond.

The successful applicant will have an exciting opportunity to play a key part in shaping the future of the business within a positive and dynamic culture.

 

The Role

You will join an established quoting team in order to produce accurate bespoke estimates in response to enquiries made through the Sales team and directly from the clients.

An essential part of the role will be coordinating and producing detailed bespoke cost estimates that fulfil customer requirements. In addition, you will:

  • Be used to working with costing systems but also be able to think outside the box and spot missing information
  • Be able to work from site drawings and other forms of information
  • Have experience in liaising with other departments in collating the detail required
  • Highlight any risks
  • Work to tight deadlines

 

Experience

  • Proven bespoke estimating experience
  • Experience in a similar bespoke manufacturing industry/shopfitting role desirable
  • To be able to converse confidently with colleagues at all levels
  • Experience of working under pressure and within time constraints
  • Previous use of 2D AutoCAD preferred
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel and Word)

 

Skills

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience of communicating at all levels
  • Be resilient under pressure
  • Good grasp of basic numeracy
  • Logical mind, with a great attitude towards problem-solving
  • Highly motivated and adaptable
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Organised, with the ability to multi-task efficiently
  • Able to work within a team

 

Hours37.5 hours per week. 9.00 - 5.00pm. Flexibility will be required in busy periods.

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience. Please contact Atlas HR to discuss.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

 

Benefits:

  • Bike to work scheme
  • Casual dress
  • On-site parking

 

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

 

Work remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

 

How to apply?

Please send your CV and a covering statement as to why you would be a good fit for this role to: 

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In line with the requirements of the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. As part of the recruitment process, you will be asked to provide documented evidence of eligibility.

 

Equal opportunities

Atlas Contract Furniture is an equal opportunities employer. We will treat everyone equally and we place an obligation upon all staff to respect and act in accordance with the policy. Atlas Contract Furniture shall not discriminate unlawfully when deciding which candidate is submitted for a vacancy. Atlas Contract Furniture will ensure that each candidate is assessed only in accordance with the candidate's merits, qualifications and ability to perform the relevant duties required by the particular vacancy.

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Can't See a Role for You?

If you think you have what it takes to join our team, but a suitable role isn't listed above, feel free to still get in contact with us. At Atlas we are constantly expanding and always on the look-out for the right people to join us.

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OUR LOCATION, OUR TEAM

All design and manufacturing is undertaken in-house, located alongside our sales office in the beautiful town of Christchurch, Dorset. We have state of the art production facilities to accommodate all departments, including an on-site spray department for bespoke finishing.

Meet the Team

WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT FROM JOINING THE
ATLAS CONTRACT FURNITURE TEAM?

Production of Market Leading Quality

We produce renowned quality products using precision manufacturing techniques with materials carefully sourced from reputable suppliers. Our quality, service, experience and reliability is what sets Atlas apart from the competition.

Specialists in Our Field

Our team of experts have hundreds of years combined experience in the contract furniture industry. You will be joining a collaborative team in a thriving and motivated environment.

Career Development

We are an innovative and forward-thinking business. As the business grows and develops, so do the key roles of our team. We offer unique opportunities for acquiring new skills in our dynamic job positions, with a focus on career development.

Opportunities for Growth

Atlas have been experiencing rapid growth over the last couple of years, with many new exciting developments occurring. We are always focused on the bigger picture, and look for our team to have a positive impact on the company as a whole.

Strong Core Values

We are a progressive, family-run business who are keen supporters of local community projects, schools, charities and our local university - accepting placement students from design courses at Bournemouth University for decades.

Salary & Company Perks

Our people work hard to deliver the best quality product on the market. At Atlas, we pride ourselves in recognising their efforts and results, which is why we offer a competitive salary and support money saving schemes such as Bike2Work. We also hold an excellent Christmas party and other social events throughout the year.

Challenging & Rewarding

A strong and self-driven work ethic is a requirement, as is the ability to work under pressure to strict deadlines. However, the satisfaction from problem-solving on projects of all sizes and delivering the desired results to our clients is immeasurable.

Global Recognition

Atlas are proud to offer bespoke contract furniture solutions to clients globally. Working with Atlas, you will have the satisfaction of contributing to projects that are delivered across the UK and beyond.