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Electrical Estimator

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Recruiter: BluetownOnline Ltd
Listed on: 23rd January
Location: Newark
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

Job Title: Electrical Estimator

Location: Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire

Salary: Competitive depending on experience

Job type: Permanent, Full time

The Company, a nationwide M&E design and build contractor, are currently looking for an experienced Electrical Estimator to join their team. It's a well-established company, currently in their 29th year of trading, focusing primarily on retail, education, industrial & commercial.

The Role

  • Understand and scrutinise project specifications and drawings
  • Carry out site visits and surveys
  • Attend client and consultant meetings
  • Measurement and take offs for materials, labour, plant and preliminaries
  • Complete tenders within required timescales ensuring deadlines are met
  • Assisting the project team with costing variations
  • Identify tender qualifications and exclusions
  • Produce value engineering solutions
  • Liaise with the mechanical department when submitting M&E tenders
  • Understand and scrutinise sub-contract quotations
  • Recognise and report project risk and opportunity

The Candidate:

Skills and Qualities

  • At least two years' experience as an electrical estimator and/or qualified electrician
  • Experience building strong customer and consultant relationships
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent numeracy skills
  • Flexibility to travel between customer and consultant sites
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Ability to work to a deadline
  • Awareness and knowledge of H&S / CDM Regulations & requirements (desirable)
  • Working knowledge of SEC Cyper estimating package or similar (desirable)

Training and Qualifications

  • Full clean driving licence
  • Awareness of, or trained on the 18th edition of the Electrical Wiring Regulations - BS7671
  • Any training in electrical engineering (desirable)
  • HNC in electrical engineering or NVQ Level 3 or Level 4 in electrotechnical services or similar (desirable)
  • GCSE maths and English (desirable)
  • Awareness of, or trained on BS5266 - Emergency lighting (desirable)
  • Awareness of, or trained on BS5839 - Fire detection and fire alarm systems (desirable)

Please click on the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role.

Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of; Electrical Estimator, Qualified Electrician, Electrical Surveyor, M&E Estimator, Electrical Engineering, Electrical Maintenance Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Electrician, Electrical Project Estimator, Construction Estimator, Estimating, Surveying may also be considered for this role.

Contact Name: Bluetown Online
Reference: TJ/5810/MCCN-01_1579800753
Job ID: 2786864

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