Senior Estimator - Solar
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: : BBBH119392
Location: USA, California, Visalia
Sector: Solar, Renewables
Date posted: 18/01/2018
Senior Estimator - Solar Energy - Visalia, CA
Leading solar company is seeking an experienced solar estimator to join their team in Visalia, CA. The Senior Estimator will be responsible for conducting full estimations for industrial & commercial sized solar projects. This includes estimations on the solar components, electrical and general construction aspects of the project.
*Providing estimates for all areas of the solar projects including solar components, electrical and general construction estimates.
*Using the company's database along with other estimating tools and software to conduct and track estimates for current clients.
*Responsible for overseeing all required bid documents and reviewing paperwork for the scope of the projects.
*Working directly with the executive teams and business development teams to collaborate on new projects along with attending weekly meetings.
*Leading the take-offs for the construction requirements.
*Uphold relationships with contractors, developers, vendors, outside firms and other 3rd parties on the solar projects.
*Visiting project sites to analyze work and to ensure that estimates are current.
*Responsible for tracking upcoming bids to ensure that estimates and bids are submitted on time.
*Candidates must be local to Visalia, CA, USA or be open to relocated to Visalia, CA.
*5+ years' experience in an estimator position including experience with cost estimating along with experience working with construction and electrical projects.
*Bachelor's degree in construction management, engineering or related field OR a high school degree with 8+ years of hands on experience with estimating in the solar, electrical or construction field.
*Solar experience is a plus!
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