Title: Electrical EstimatorJob Type: Full-timeDescription: Nationally reputable contracting and engineering firm seeking an experienced Electrical Estimator. Relocation might be required.Successful candidates will possess the following: * At least 5 years estimating commercial electrical projects * Ability to build and maintain customer relationships * Be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (especially Excel) * Be able to work in a team environment as well as independently * Read/interpret blueprints and specs * Develop competitive pricing with vendors * 5 years of electrical knowledge and estimating experience * Excellent organizational skills * Good sense of judgement and ability to meet time deadlines * Above average analytical skills, detailed oriented with technical skills of the electrical industry * Great communication skills both verbal and written * Proficient skills with Accubid, Trimble, ConEst software systems * Be able to successfully clear all background checks and requirements
Responsibilities: * Read and thoroughly understand prints, specifications, contract documents and various electrical systems. * Complete electrical material takeoffs through the use of software * Collaborate with engineers, architects, clients and contractors and other team members * Work with manufactures and suppliers to obtain pricing/quotes for material take offs * Travel to job sites to gather information on materials needed, labor requirements and other factors to insure accurate estimates * Produce a detailed proposal based on bid requirements * Build relationships with customers and suppliers in order to have favorable bid success * Assist with follow-up on outstanding bids and possible future upcoming projects * Prepare and maintain an estimating database, assemblies, and product list. * Track costs and labor for assigned projects. * Estimate and sell electrical work for commercial construction projects. * Create monthly progress billing reports and close out documentation. * Secure subcontractors using standard subcontract agreements
Serious inquiries only please. All applicants will be kept under strict confidentiallity.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or protected veteran status. GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 27 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.