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Electrical Estimator

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Job Description

Electrical Estimator – Bid & Project Manager

Salary – £38,000 – £42,000. Dependent on experience

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Private Health Insurance

Bonus Structure

Pension Scheme

My client are going through an extended period of growth and are looking for an Electrical Estimator to aid their continued expansion. You will work at the Head office Leicestershire, it is an exciting role working very closely with the Projects team to maximise potential growth opportunities. Not only this my client are hugely proactive in encouraging a culture of learning, and personal development where the team can gain skills and qualifications to achieve their full potential.

The successful Electrical Estimator will be required to estimate the electrical element of tenders to establish a consistent flow of work funnily enough! Managing the entire bidding process, so that the company can achieve sustainable a growth and development of project value of £100,000 – £900,000.

The focus will be working within the public, commercial, retail and education sectors.

You will be loading data into Cypher estimation software.

You will be working directly with clients on a regular basis and be able to maintain and develop meaningful working relationships with these companies.


➢ Prepare electrical service cost estimates and proposals used to secure new electrical business.

➢ Establish new quotation by understanding job specifications and drawings.

➢ Accurately calculate quantity take-offs from drawings.

➢ Accurately produce material and labour take-offs.

➢ Attend site/tender walkthroughs to cross-reference drawings to identify proactive. solutions and avoid potential site interferences where required.

➢ Understanding of the planning and sequencing of construction of projects.

➢ Communicate with client to clarify unclear specifications, wording, through RFI’s.

➢ Coordinate with sub-contractors and suppliers to obtain competitive pricing used for bid submission.

➢ Participate in site reviews, tender reviews, tender hand-off, project closing meetings as needed.

➢ Quantify Variations with client submit prices and communicate with confirmation of agreement.

➢ Liaise with client on variations and Claims.


➢ Electrical Contracting Background essential

➢ 17th or 18th Edition Wiring Regulations

➢ Have strong client facing and communication skills in order to gain confidence and assist in decision making.

➢ Be able to manage your own workload and work well under pressure.

➢ Proficient in MS Office, word and excel, and other related computer programs

➢ Strong communication skills both written and oral

Desired Requirements

➢ Health & Safety (IOSH Accreditation)

➢ Management of design pre-commencement Phase

➢ Financial Management of project and working to budgets

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us on 0116 366 7611 and ask for Tyler. Or email

If you have not been contacted by telephone or email within 7 days of your application, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Unless you notify us otherwise, we will retain your CV and covering letter on our database and may contact you with other job opportunities in the future.

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