Harbinger Network Published: June 1, 2017
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We are currently working with a proven and growing Electrical Contractor that is a leader in our field. They have had proven success on high profile local projects and in addition, they have already won some of the most exciting projects for 2017 and beyond! This team has been recognized for their high standards in new construction and quality installations and are strategically set-up for continued growth! We are currently looking to speak with experienced electrical estimators for a great opportunity with an established and growing contractor in the GTA / Markham area!

As an Electrical Estimator you will be responsible to develop competitive price estimates for the successful award of electrical contracts. To truly excel in this role you are able to communicate effectively with both internal and external clients. You have the ability to leverage your strong communication and leadership skills to positively influence others and drive for results.

As Electrical Estimator you will be asked to do the following:

-Prepare electrical service cost estimates and proposals used to secure new electrical business

-Establish new quotation by understanding job specifications and drawings.

-Accurately calculate quantity take-offs from drawings

- Accurately produce material and labour take-offs using Accubid software

- Attend site/tender walkthroughs to cross reference drawings to identify proactive solutions and avoid potential site interferences where required.

- Communicate with client to clarify unclear specifications, wording, through RFI’s

-Coordinate with sub-contractors and suppliers to obtain competitive pricing used for bid submission.

-Participate in site reviews, tender reviews, tender hand-off, and project closing meetings as needed.


-Post-Secondary Degree or Diploma as Electrical Technician/ Electrical Technologist, or Journeyman Electrician License is an asset

-Minimum 5-10 years’ experience estimating BAS projects combined with related electrical trade experience required

-Proficient in Accubid software, MS Office and other related computer programs

-Ability to read and interpret drawings and technical specifications

-Strong communication skills both written and oral

If you feel that you would like to explore the potential of this opportunity, then I encourage you to apply privately.

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