Estimation Engineer/Electrical Design Engineer

Quanta Consulting
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Estimation Engineer/Electrical Design Engineer- Central London-£40k-£50k+ benefits.

A boutique & global based energy management and technology company are looking for a motivated electrical design estimation engineer to join their central London office.

You will work as part of the Engineering & Estimation team to design and cost their in-house developed products for monitoring projects in buildings in re to medium to large energy usage.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Liaise with Client/Business Development team to understand project specifications and requirements;
  • Liaise with Clients to acquire technical information, data, plans and drawings for the site;
  • Review client's site information to ensure substantial understanding of the site and identifying list of activities to be carried out during the site visit;
  • Perform desktop design and cost analysis based on Client's data and information to demonstrate cost viability of different solutions to the Business Development team;
  • Working together with the Business Development team to prepare competitive tenders and proposals with compliance to tender specifications and the relevant statutory and regulatory requirements;
  • Provide on-time accurate and professional technical support to the Business Development Team including attending client/site meetings where required during pre and post sales stage;
  • Prepare and provide all necessary detailed design documentations to Projects team for design handover and project implementations;
  • Administration works for quotation and order processing;
  • Review costing of proposals and aid the introduction of new technologies to reduce costs and improve performance.
  • There will also be a requirement to provide periodic support to our Projects, Commissioning and Service teams.
  • Occasional travel across the UK & Europe


To be successful in this role, the candidate will need the following.

  • Electrical/Building Services qualifications with specialised interest in building automation and data acquisition technologies, energy conservation and efficiency in buildings.
  • Sound understanding of building services and how different services operate and their correlation within a building
  • Ability to comprehend a building’s electrical and mechanical servicesby reviewing of technical drawings, visual site inspection of the building andits Building Management System.
  • Ability to formulate engineering concepts by develop design schematics, block diagrams and/or sketches
  • 3-10+ years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Previous experience in electrical cost estimation will be beneficial but not necessary.
  • Organised approach to site investigation and documentation.
  • Attention to details and capable to manage and prioritise multiple tasks.
  • Effective English written and verbal communication skills.
  • Comprehensive knowledge with Microsoft Words and Excel.
  • Familiar with relevant Health and Safety, environmental, and quality legislation, requirements and procedures.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a global technology company in the sustainability / energy efficiency sector