Electrical Estimator

Recruiter
Hays Construction and Property
Location
Bromley, Kent
Salary
£45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Electrical Estimator required for award winning Electrical Contractor in South East Greater London


Senior Electrical Estimator required for an established D&B Contractor operating for almost 30 years. With an annual turnover of £6 million, they specialise in Mechanical & Electrical Engineering solutions.

The successful applicant should have a minimum of 10 years' experience and trade qualifications representative of an Electrical Estimator. They should be capable of demonstrating previous successful experience of electrical estimating within the range of £5,000 to £6 million (electrical value).

You will be working in an established estimating department, and you will be able to work under your own initiative from receipt of initial estimate, mid tender queries to completion. You will be conversant with BS 7671, 5266, 5839 and CG 2391 requirements. Scope of work covers high-end offices and a number of Super Prime Residential developments across London.

Knowledge of an estimating package would be advantageous, but not essential, MS Project and a good working knowledge of Excel and Word would be an advantage You will be able to carry out the following tasks:

You will be able to carry out the following tasks:

  • Understand and scrutinise Project Specifications & Drawings
  • Meeting with Client and Consultants
  • Carry out site visits and surveys
  • Measuring and take offs for materials and labour
  • Working knowledge of SEC Cypher, Estimating package or similar (not essential but would be preferred)
  • Complete tenders within short timescales, common return period between 1 and 3 weeks
  • Present tender return sheet to our Mechanical Department for combined issue
  • Identify and present tender qualifications and exclusions
  • Produce Value Engineering solutions
  • Understand and scrutinise M&E Sub-Contractor quotations
  • Good working relationship with an already friendly team


The post offers a real opportunity to contribute to a growing business with a successful growth record and very real prospects.

You will have held a similar Estimating position with an M&E Contractor. Hays Building Services is the only Recruitment Consultancy to be the Official Recruitment Partner for the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE).

Hays Building Services is a specialist in Building Services Recruitment and have a range of posts available.

If you are seeking a career move but this position is not right for you please browse the other vacancies on our website. We also welcome speculative applications.

For a private and confidential discussion please contact Aadil Cockar on 020 8464 6678 or email your CV

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