Electrical Estimator

Ref: 303| Posted: 27th Jun 2022

Electrical Estimator - Required (Corby)

A unique building services contractor that strives to deliver the optimal engineered solution for a wide variety of clients and projects.

Working across a range of sectors including industrial processing, commercial development, education and data centre.


  • Basic Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per annum
  • Car Allowance
  • Health care 
  • Pension
  • Remote working 2/3 days per week

Ideal Candidate:

  • Electrical related qualifications and experience in line with the role
  • Experience of estimating electrical work to the required level
  • Must be commercially focused and identify financial risks within projects
  • Ability to liaise with clients and consultants to provide proposals
  • Able to communicate and work with a wide range of people
  • Good understanding of IT skills (estimating systems, Excel, Word and Microsoft Project)
  • Knowledge of materials and construction methods
  • Understanding of electrical techniques and methodologies
  • Excellent time management skills

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Liaise with Bid Team & Technical Designers to ensure high quality & detailed proposals are submitted in line with client requirements.
  • To advise the Management team on any foreseeable issues with workload etc.
  • Preparing all enquiries for sign off at the relevant level in good time as to allow for changes to take effect within the deadline submittal date.
  • Ensure all tenders are to the latest industry standards.
  • Applying for project pricing & liaising with supply chain to ensure the most competitive rates are used at all times.
  • Using drawings and specifications to produce competitive tenders.
  • Taking off quantities off drawings/specifications/bills of quantities.
  • Producing complete electrical estimates using estimating Software.
  • Ensuring that all bids submitted are technically correct.
  • Producing tender packages for subcontractors and reviewing returned documents for inclusion in main bid.
  • Involvement in finalisation of tenders including value engineering suggestions, alternative manufacturer proposals etc. 
  • Follow all company standards with regards to estimating practices & procedures etc.
  • As required represent the Company in negotiations and meetings.

The Management team have a shared passion to build long standing relationships with their clients and staff. They are consistent in their approach and aim to deliver a class-leading installation on each and every project.

Should this role be of interest, please do not hesitate to contact Lee McEvoy on

Your enquiry will be dealt with in the strictest confidence 

To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.

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