Electrical Estimator

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Parker Technical Services is part of the Edwin James Group, a leading engineering group delivering integrated technical and process engineering and automation services for the built environment.

Currently we have two new job opportunities for Electrical Estimators to work based out of our Uddingston office (G71) x 1 and Louth office (LN11) x 1. This will be to bolster our estimating department to allow us to spend more time on multiple major opportunities and to enable us to understand the opportunities better to enable us to convert more bids and tenders into added orders, this will also allow us to be more competitive through VE, working with a fast paced and agile environment this is a fantastic opportunity.


Key Responsibilities
  • Timely and accurate submission of tenders
  • Preparing tenders for internal adjudications
  • Vetting incoming tenders/offers from our supply chain and ensuring that the most viable offer is included within their submission
  • Arranging and chairing tender adjudication meetings and explaining to the attendees the project duration, costing approach and risks to the business
  • Establish success criteria and act as the single point of contact for the client in relation to the bid requirements and deliverables
  • To provide clear and concise information on scope, schedule and project clarifications.
  • Work closely with support teams, Engineering and other stakeholders to resolve technical & business issues that arise
  • Identify areas of improvement that implement best practices and improve our methodology to deliver high quality projects and services
  • Evaluate and improve financial performance through alternative execution techniques

This list is not a complete list of responsibilities but representative of the type of duties.

Skills & Experience

We value everyone’s skills and experiences but for this role are looking for people who have:

  • A proven track record in electrical estimating with experience with commercial offices, education, MOD,MOJ, critical sites/data centres (ideal but not essential)
  • Qualified to a level at least through an apprenticeship, C&G, ONC level
  • Proven ability to estimate costs and timescales accurately in order to meet deadlines
  • Outline design to enable bidding of D&B tenders
  • A strong understanding of current regulations and standards
  • Strong relationship building skills with the ability to communicate both verbally and written to a high level
  • Be commercially astute with good negotiation skills
  • Excellent IT skills
  • A competitive salary and benefits package appropriate to this position
  • Supported training both internally and externally
  • Career development within a successful and growing group of businesses

If this is your dream role, then we’d love to hear from you

We are an equal opportunity employer who promotes and celebrates diversity within our business. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation

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