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Senior Electrical Estimator T&D

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH97179
  • Location: USA, California, Sacramento
  • Sector: Transmission and Distribution, Power
  • Salary: £120000.00 per annum + Annual Bonus
  • Date posted: 28/02/2017
This vacancy has now expired.
We have an immediate need for an entry-level High Voltage Electrical Estimator in our Carmichael office.

The responsibilities of this position are to provide accurate cost estimating for new proposals as well as contract modifications in compliance of Company Estimating Policies and Procedures while working to strict client driven deadlines.
Assess cost effectiveness of products, projects or services, tracking actual costs relative to bids as the project develops.
Produce comprehensive cost estimates including materials and labor take offs
Prepares consolidated Bill of Materials
Review of contract documents and scheduling requirements
Soliciting and evaluating subcontractor and vendor quotations
Interact with other corporate departments, e.g. Operations, Procurement, Project Controls
Serves as primary point of contact with design firms during the bid phase
Develops or contributes to schedule and technical approach (work Plan)
Reviews estimate for consistency with final schedule and proposal text
Defends and explains the basis of estimate to both Company Management and the Client.
Participate in Pre-bid meetings and site visits

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field of study a plus but not required
Ability to work under pressure, manage multiple assignments, and prioritize
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Must have a minimum of two years of Substation, Transmission or Distribution experience in supporting cost estimates compliant with client RFPs and other requirements under strict deadlines.
This includes the following:
Performing takeoffs
Working with subcontractors
Developing work breakdown structures
Participating in bid review
Skill in the application of Excel and Estimating Software

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.