ELECTRICAL ESTIMATOR in Chicago, IL at Delta Construction Partners

Date Posted: 9/14/2020

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Job Description


Delta Construction Partners is a national executive search firm for the nation’s premier electrical contractors and industry professionals. Delta has been retained by a confidential client to conduct a search for the position of Electrical Estimator, Chicago, Illinois.

Electrical Estimator Compensation & Benefits

Total compensation for the Electrical Estimator, Chicago, ILis between $100,000 and $125,000 depending on experience, and may be more than this range for candidates with exceptional experience and successful history of performance.

  • Licensed design firm and a Professional Engineering firm
  • 80% of annual sales volume is design build work
  • Family-owned business with a family-like culture and environment

Electrical Estimator Duties & Responsibilities

  • Interpret engineering documents
  • Handle bids from “cradle to grave”
  • Perform necessary research to produce accurate, complete, and competitive pricing
  • Communicate with customers to properly define the project scope, address deficiencies, and negotiate pricing
  • Brings in business development contacts; hunts down business
  • Read and thoroughly understand prints, specifications, contract documents, and various electrical systems
  • Lead or attend in project meetings and conference calls
  • Complete electrical material takeoffs through the use of software
  • Collaborate with engineers, architects, clients, and contractors and other team members
  • Manage, submittals, budgets, schedules, and all other aspects necessary for a successful project

Electrical Estimator Qualifications

  • Strong employment stability
  • Local to Chicago with local contacts and connections
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience estimating electrical construction projects with an electrical contractor
  • Must have project experience that includes large design build commercial electrical construction including multi-family, garden style, churches, school, etc.
  • Must have experience successfully and accurately handling bids from takeoff to final presentation
  • Design build experience
  • Knowledge of NEC and local codes and requirements

Preferred but Not Necessary

  • Journeyman License or Degree

Please forward your resume to Kelly@DeltaConstructionPartners.com for immediate consideration, or call (727) 258-0285 for more information.

To view a full list of job openings, please visit http://www.deltaconstructionpartners.com/careerportal/#/jobs

Bob Magnan, our CEO, is always available, you may reach Bob at: Bob@DeltaConstructionPartners.com.

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