​Electrical Estimator


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North West - Greater Manchester Permanent September 22nd 2021 £40,000 - £45,000 BTC/FP/2021/2209EE Brian Colton

Electrical Estimator

Manchester/Leeds

£40,000 - £45,000

Our client, a successful building services contractor has an exciting opportunity for an Electrical Estimator to join their business in the Manchester area, working on projects from Manchester to Leeds.

Continued growth has created a new opportunity for an experienced Electrical Estimator to strengthen their team. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced individual with previous experience in a similar role to join a thriving, fast paced business.

The Position

  • Preparation and submission of electrical quotations & tenders.
  • Ensuring tender documents are correct and technically accurate researching materials, equipment, and labour costs.
  • Producing material lists & obtaining quotations from suppliers.
  • Developing customer relations and solid working relationships.
  • Attending site meetings with customers to review, interpret, and understand customer electrical specifications/requirements.
  • After sales support to the electrical team, implement/communicate equipment selection types and design.
  • Preparation of the required documentation in order to progress the work on site from quotation stage into an active project/contract and site attendance to hand over to the electrical installation team.
  • Assisting the Electrical Department Manager with ad-hoc duties
  • File Preparation

The Person

  • Conversant with Microsoft Excel , Word & Outlook.
  • At least three years’ experience in electrical estimating & tendering.
  • Sound knowledge within the electrical installation & relevant electrical City & Guilds vocational qualifications.
  • Strong work ethic and able to work under pressure to ensure deadlines are achieved.
  • Able to communicate and build relationships in a professional manner.
  • Ability to understand and interpret technical drawings.

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Conversant with Microsoft Excel , Word & Outlook.
  • At least three years’ experience in electrical estimating & tendering.
  • Sound knowledge within the electrical installation & relevant electrical City & Guilds vocational qualifications.
  • Strong work ethic and able to work under pressure to ensure deadlines are achieved.
  • Able to communicate and build relationships in a professional manner.
  • Ability to understand and interpret technical drawings.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Preparation and submission of electrical quotations & tenders.
  • Ensuring tender documents are correct and technically accurate researching materials, equipment, and labour costs.
  • Producing material lists & obtaining quotations from suppliers.
  • Developing customer relations and solid working relationships.
  • Attending site meetings with customers to review, interpret, and understand customer electrical specifications/requirements.
  • After sales support to the electrical team, implement/communicate equipment selection types and design.
  • Preparation of the required documentation in order to progress the work on site from quotation stage into an active project/contract and site attendance to hand over to the electrical installation team.
  • Assisting the Electrical Department Manager with ad-hoc duties
  • File Preparation