ELECTRICAL ESTIMATOR/PROJECT MANAGER - CHICAGO, IL in Chicago, IL at Delta Construction Partners

Date Posted: 11/20/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Chicago, IL
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Job Description


Base salary is between $85,000 and $140,000 depending on experience. Base salary may be more than this range for candidates with exceptional experience and successful history of performance.

Delta Construction Partners is a national executive search firm for the nation’s premier electrical contractors and industry professionals. Delta has been retained to conduct a search to fill the above position for a confidential client in their Chicago, Illinois area office.

Reasons You’ll Love Working for This Company

  • 401K & bonus program
  • Team members are given the chance to use their experience, knowledge, and skills to make a difference
  • There isn’t any bureaucracy - team members can make stuff happen
  • They strive to learn from mistakes and not punish people for them- this leads to an entrepreneurial and innovative mindset
  • They have a culture of continuous learning and development with many opportunities to improve skills and advance in the company

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Interpret engineering documents
  • Manage projects on estimates you win
  • 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
  • Read and thoroughly understand prints, specifications, contract documents and various electrical systems
  • Lead or attend in project meetings, pre-bid meetings and conference calls
  • Complete electrical material takeoffs through the use of software
  • Collaborate with engineers, automation specialists, and I&C Technicians to obtain clarification on plans and specifications for estimates identify and quantify cost factors, such as production time, materials, and labor expense
  • Manage submittals, budgets, schedules, and all other aspects necessary for a successful project

Skills & Requirements

  • Strong employment stability
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience estimating electrical construction projects with an electrical contractor
  • Must have experience estimating and managing automation and industrial projects and control systems
  • Must have experience successfully and accurately handling bids from takeoff to final presentation
  • Design Build experience
  • Must be able to manage projects on all bids one
  • Knowledge of NEC and local codes and requirements

Preferred but Not Necessary

  • Bachelor’s 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

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