Due to continued success and growth within our clients business, they are now seeking to recruit a talented Electrical Estimator to join their team in Kildare.

The Electrical Estimator will work closely with our senior staff to provide electrical estimates. You will collect and analyse quotes from suppliers and subcontractors to obtain the complete package pricing and qualification information.

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Scrutinise, interpret, and analyse tender documents and client specifications to identify key points
  • Prepare client quotations, often with a fast turn around
  • Liaise with the enquirer in a professional, yet speedy manner, to ensure that both external client and internal staff expectations are met and exceeded.
  • Produce clear and accurate costing sheets
  • Negotiate with multiple suppliers & specialist subcontractors to produce a competitive pricing framework agreement and achieve the best possible cost savings
  • When a contract/job has been secured liaise closely with the relative contracts manager to ensure the job is delivered as efficiently as possible.
  • Attend post tender interview meetings.
  • Support internal staff with technical queries
  • Work alongside Contract Management Teams to develop relationships with both our existing and new prospective clients.

Core Competencies:

  • Pro-active, flexible and approachable
  • Reactive and able to work under pressure, to tight deadlines
  • Knowledge of electrical estimating and electrical services.
  • Must be able to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to multi-task whilst remaining organised
  • Excellent communicator – written and verbal
  • Persistence and determination

Required Qualifications:

  • 2-3 Years experience in similar role.
  • Advanced/Higher Certificate (preferred)
  • Proficient in the use of Outlook, Word and Excel
  • A good understanding of all estimating responsibilities
  • High numeracy skills

For more information, Contact Mairéad at Arcon Recruitment

Mairead Kelly, marketing and recruitment consultant at Arcon Recruitment Services. PHOTO: ALISON LAREDO

Mairéad Kelly

Recruitment Consultant

Mairéad initially joined our team as Marketing and Recruitment Co-ordinator. She quickly progressed to Recruitment Consultant and currently manages our busy Technical division. Mairéad is a proud Castlebar woman and holds a B.B.S from ATU Sligo. Mairéad recruits for positions in all areas of Technical/ Engineering and I.T.  She has built excellent relationships with companies large and small and has proved herself invaluable in solving their recruitment issues.

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