Job title: Electrical Estimator
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne, West Melbourne, North Melbourne
Industry: Permanent Recruitment, Electrical, Commercial Construction, Engineering, Sub-Contracting
Salary $110000 - $120000 per annum
Reference: BH-13631
Contact name: Danny Coy
Contact email:
Job description
My client is looking to add an Electrical Estimator to their existing, established team operating in commercial construction environments across manufacturing facilities, 

The successful candidate will join a well established, successful team & take up responsibility for liaising with clients and suppliers, completing tender reviews, procurement, general project design & estimation for an accurate scope of electrical works and be able to do so without the need for supervision.
You will have the ability to conduct independent research and have an existing, knowledge of the electrical industry, its standards, building codes and rules for electrical projects.

 Key Responsibilities:
  • Prepare estimates, quantities, prices and costings for various projects.
  • Determine key variables for cost and other estimates and perform risk analysis.
  • Gather first-hand info from sites
  • Generate scope of works statements to define what works are included/excluded from estimates.
  • Collate, Develop and Assemble relevant info pertinent to tender/proposal submissions including:
    • Capability Statements
    • Reverse Briefs
    • Systems Topology Overviews and Design
    • Company Information / Financials
    • Tender Forms
    • Compliance / Conformance Statements
    • Create, present and submit estimate reports or bids to PM’s & clients
    • Assist in the preparation of tech subs.
    • Maintain cost database & technical knowledge.
    • Understand project/program requirements
    • Build relationships with key vendors
Key Requirements
  • Ideally of 3-5 years of experience as an Electrical Estimator in the construction industry.
  • Strong knowledge of electrical systems, components, and construction methods.
  • Proficient in estimation software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent analytical and mathematical skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, specifications, and technical documents.
  • Effective communication and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
The company are well known for their high quality of work and offer a clearly defined career path, easy going environment and competitive salary with regular reviews. This opportunity will provide the successful candidate with an opportunity to work on major schemes of work within their chose sectors alongside a challenging and evolving role to make your own.

Ideally you will have some estimating experience, however they are open to A-Grade's looking to make a change from working on-site.

Apply now to avoid disappointment, the business are willing to move quickly for the right person.