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Junior Electrical Estimator

  • Location:
    Blackburn
  • Salary:
    £30,000 - £35,000
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Building Services
  • Deadline:
    July 12, 2024

Job Title: Junior Electrical Estimator

Location: North-West England

Salary: £30,000 – £35,000 per annum

About the Company:

Our client are a leading provider of sustainable and renewable energy solutions, specializing in the design, installation, and maintenance of energy systems. Their projects range from district heating schemes to large-scale solar installations, contributing to a greener and more sustainable future. With a strong commitment to innovation and customer satisfaction, they are at the forefront of the energy sector, delivering high-quality, cost-effective solutions to their clients.

Job Description:

Mech Electrics are seeking a motivated and detail-oriented Junior Electrical Estimator to join our clients team. The ideal candidate will have a background in electrical estimation, preferably with experience in solar energy projects. You will be responsible for assisting in the preparation of accurate and competitive estimates for various electrical projects, ensuring all aspects of the project are considered to deliver precise costings.

Key Responsibilities:

Assist in preparing detailed and accurate electrical estimates for projects, with a focus on solar energy systems.
Review project specifications, drawings, and other documentation to understand the scope of work.
Conduct site visits as necessary to gather information and assess project requirements.
Collaborate with project managers, engineers, and other stakeholders to ensure comprehensive and competitive estimates.
Source and negotiate with suppliers and subcontractors to obtain the best prices for materials and services.
Prepare and present estimates to senior management and clients, ensuring clarity and transparency.
Monitor project costs and progress, making adjustments to estimates as necessary to reflect changes in scope or conditions.
Maintain and update estimating databases and software to ensure accuracy and efficiency.

Qualifications and Skills:

Degree Qualification in relatable field
Proven experience in electrical estimation, with a focus on solar energy projects highly desirable.
Strong analytical and mathematical skills, with attention to detail.
Proficiency in estimating software and Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and specifications.
Self-motivated with strong organizational and time-management skills.

Career Progression and Training:

The company are committed to the professional development of their employees and you will receive excellent career progression opportunities, with ongoing training and support to help you advance within the company.

Benefits:

Competitive salary of £30,000 – £35,000 per annum.
Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, pension plan, and paid time off.
Opportunities for professional growth and career advancement.
Supportive and collaborative work environment.
Involvement in exciting and innovative projects that make a real difference in the energy sector.

If you are a driven and enthusiastic individual looking to start or advance your career in electrical estimation with a focus on sustainable energy solutions, we would love to hear from you. Apply today to join our clients dynamic team and contribute to a greener future.