Electrical Estimator

Electrical Estimator



£35,000 – £40,000

We are currently seeking an Electrical Estimator to join our client’s team, based in either of their sites in Dorking, Surrey or Halesowen, West Midlands. The successful Electrical Estimator will need to have experience working within the water utilities industry and will need to be highly organised with good communication skills.

What’s on offer?

  • Salary: £35,000 – £40,000 per annum, dependent on experience
  • Hours of work: Monday to Friday: 8:00am to 4:30pm (40 hours)
  • Holidays: 26 days plus bank holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Health Package
  • Free off-road parking

Responsibilities of the Electrical Estimator

  • Playing a key role in submitting and managing bids
  • Preparation revision and submission at all required stages through to award
  • Creating a fully detailed tender based on a performance specification
  • Production of estimates using estimating software
  • Responsible for gathering data required in preparing estimate
  • Send out enquiries and work closely with supply chain at tender stage to ensure correct and competitive prime costs. Producing any required schedules of materials where required
  • Query bid documentation as may be required to clear up any ambiguities, errors and omissions in tender prior to tender closing – Producing a list of RFI’s and submit to the client
  • Liaise with clients to ascertain the exact requirements for estimates and understanding budget constraints
  • Reading and understanding the scope of works and specification
  • Read drawings to scale and compiling detailed schedules/take-off’s
  • Identify scope of value engineering/value creation and identify tender risk
  • Populate client’s tender documentation
  • Arrange tender review meeting with senior management and agree sign off
  • Attend client post-tender meetings
  • Maintaining an up to date understanding of technical contractual and commercial developments (NEC3/4 and IChemE)
  • Prepare information packages for handover to construction team
  • Attend handover meeting and brief the team on the tender details
  • Communicate with clients to follow up of submitted tenders
  • Perform other duties as assigned

The Successful Electrical Estimator

  • Experience within a similar role
  • Experience within the Water Utilities Industry
  • Readily adapts to changing demands
  • Works well as part of a team
  • Present information in a convincing and informative manner
  • Financial awareness
  • Good IT skills
  • Highly organised with ability to multitask and work with tight deadlines to achieve objectives
  • Good communication skills
  • Supports and co-operates with others

Job Information

Job Reference: SW-3075_1674464183
Salary From: £35000
Salary To: £40000
Job Industries: Engineering
Job Locations: Dorking, Surrey
Job Types: Permanent

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