Oversee and coordinate bidding and estimating process. Prepare detailed pre-construction electrical estimates. Prepare baseline project schedules during estimating process. Responsible for communicating with architects, design professionals and clients regarding project details and specifications. Prepare self-performed estimates with detailed quantity and costing of materials, equipment and labor power for trades performed by in-house team. Maintain a good working relationship with subcontractors and ensure proper coverage for projects and proper documentation from bidders. Responsible for compiling, analyzing and leveling subcontractor and vendor proposals to ensure verification of items covered in bid. Develop database for estimating standardization. Prepare pre-construction budget estimates from concept estimates. Assist project management team during subcontractor trade negotiations. Lead a team of 4 in the estimating department. Train project engineers to become junior electrical estimators. Identify risk issues and their order of magnitude. Actively participate in industry, client and community relations to enhance company image. Analyze alternate means and methods to determine the most economical alternative.
Work Schedule: 9am to 5pm, 40 hours a week.
Location: 926 Lincoln Avenue, Holbrook, NY 11741
Master’s degree (US or foreign equivalent) in Electrical Engineering or a related field and three (3) years of experience in the job offered or in a related role OR Bachelor’s degree (US or foreign equivalent) in Electrical Engineering or a related field and five (5) years of experience in the job offered or in a related role. Must have three (3) years of experience with: estimating software such as Accubid enterprise, Livecount pro and Planswift; mass transit standard electrical system drawings and specifications; Microsoft office products including word, excel, access, and Powerpoint; breaking down construction operations into a logical sequence of activities; and estimating and winning large scale mass transit contracts ($5,000,000+). Must have two (2) years of experience presenting high value mass transit bids in-front of the board of directors and setting forth the financial risks involved in the bid.
Please mail resume to:
Stephanie Hudson, TAP Electrical Contracting Service, Inc.
926 Lincoln Avenue, Holbrook, NY 11741 and reference the Senior Electrical Estimating Engineer position.