1077 – Senior Estimator

4 months ago
  • Salary Expectations: $160,000
  • Full-time: Yes
  • Experience Required: 8 Years

The Estimator is in charge of creating and preparing bid documentation and cost estimates for electrical construction projects. The Estimator manages construction costs by gathering and analyzing data, assessing bid requirements and drawings, and ensuring they understand what is required to successfully bid and win the project.
Job Description

  • Prepare complete estimates for commercial electrical projects, including detailed take-off and data entry into computerized estimating software.
  • Prepare conceptual budgets and design build estimates, including lighting layout, power distribution, branch circuitry, and other systems.
  • Analyze and review drawings, specifications, and other bid documents.
  • Review estimates and work performed by Jr. Estimators.
  • Interface with suppliers and subcontractors in the preparation of estimates
  • Coordinate and communicate with Project Manager during the turnover phase of a project.
  • Coordinate with and develop relationships with customers.
  • Contract review and negotiations.

Education: Minimum – High School.  Electrical Engineering degree or other construction-related degree preferred.
Experience: 8+ years of Electrical Estimating.
Experience in developing Design / Build estimates and conceptual budgets.
Experience with analyzing
Strong knowledge of the NEC and local codes.
In-depth knowledge of a wide variety of electrical materials, systems, and their installation.
Computer literate in Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel.
Briggs Electric’s benefits package includes competitive salaries, 401k and profit sharing, vacation time, and bonuses.

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