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INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICAL ESTIMATOR - CHICAGO, IL in Chicago, IL at Delta Construction Partners

Date Posted: 11/16/2018

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Job Description


Base salary is between $90,000 and $110,000 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

  • Drive safety culture
  • Estimate material, personnel and time requirements to complete projects
  • Examine work orders to determine appropriate course of action
  • Study blue prints, schematics, manuals and other specifications to determine installation procedures
  • Order material/parts
  • Provide start to finish support and follow-up to customers and the project foreman to ensure company quality and performance standards are reached
  • Perform take-offs
  • Draft change orders
  • Complete appropriate forms, reports and other required paperwork
  • Attend staff/sales meetings
  • Communicate with supervisors, peers, subordinates or customers in order to provide/receive information by telephone, two-way radio, in written form, in person or by email
  • Use computer systems to enter, access or retrieve data
  • Work closely with the Accounting Department to ensure accurate billing is conducted
  • Request/be present for municipality inspections

Skills & Requirements

  • Knowledge of National Electric Code
  • Knowledge of A/C & D/C motors, A/C & D/C variable speed drive systems, motors (single and three phase), motor control systems, P.L.C. systems, process control systems, and industrial electronics, circuit boards, computer hardware and software
  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, maintenance and safe operation
  • Knowledge of industrial controls, motors, variable frequency drive systems, motor controls, P.L.C. systems, process control systems and industrial electronics, circuit boards
  • Knowledge of techniques and standards for installing repaired/replacement equipment in various industrial settings, such as refinery, printing plant, mill, steel service centers, etc…
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, MasterBuilder, and Accubid


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid government issued driver’s license
  • Proof of work authorization

Please forward your resume to for immediate consideration, or call (727) 258-0281 for more information.

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