Halifax, Nova Scotia
Our client, an electrical contracting company is seeking an Estimating Manager for their location in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Reporting directly to the President, the Estimating Manager will be responsible for leading the estimating department with three direct reports (estimating/project managers). You will prepare accurate full cost estimates of materials, labor and equipment for electrical projects based on contract bids, quotations, schematic drawings and specifications and maintain the tendering process and prepare proposal documents that adhere to the tendering procedures. As the ideal candidate, you will oversee and direct electrical projects (onsite and offsite) from conception to completion and monitor compliance with building and safety regulations. You will monitor the daily work progress for a team of electrical estimator’s/project managers and prepare internal/external job status reports. The Estimating Manager will be responsible for negotiating terms of agreements, draft contracts, and track change orders as well as leading a group of electricians. You will track inventory and select tools, material and equipment, as well as obtain permits and licenses.
As the successful candidate you will have proven experience in a leadership role combined with several years of electrical estimating experience and post-secondary education in an electrical field. You also have extensive knowledge of the Canadian Electrical Code, MS Office, construction management and estimating software’s. You can read/interpret electrical specifications, drawings and as-built.
If you are someone who is self-driven, collaborative, and accountable with a high level of attention to detail, and would like to be a part of a growing team. Please contact Erika Hildebrand via firstname.lastname@example.org or more details.