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Chief Electrical Estimator

Crown Associates Spartanburg ,SC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


  • Manage and administer department functions including operating budgets, staffing, wage reviews, work assignments, performance evaluations, etc.
  • Assist corporate and project management to determine what types of projects to bid, strategies, techniques, etc.
  • Review all final estimate packages to insure accuracy and completeness prior to formal quotation.
  • Prepares cost estimates for all aspects of commercial and industrial electrical construction and maintenance projects up to $15M utilizing construction plans and specifications in accordance with company estimating guidelines and related industry standards.
  • Serves as front-line point-of-contact on behalf of company on bid days.
  • Prepares estimates by calculating complete takeoff of scope of work.
  • Coordinates total estimating effort relevant to particular bid/project as assigned.
  • Negotiates with vendors to insure quality and lowest cost possible on bid items.
  • Supports other department personnel as required; may include preparing estimates in other disciplines and assisting Project Manager s with job start-up and change-order costs.


  • 10 or more years estimating or cost control and/or engineering experience in the commercial or industrial electrical construction industry; design-build quality project experience preferred
  • Four year engineering degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and/or related experience
  • Strong computer skills (EXCEL) and exceptional knowledge/experience utilizing complex project management software and construction estimating software
  • Ability to interpret computerized cost data and systems and reading/comprehending blueprints
  • Working knowledge of commercial or industrial building codes and related systems/controls
  • Strong math, reading, organizational, and analytical/critical thinking skills
  • Ability to work effectively as an estimating team member
  • Excellent interpersonal relationship skills and written/verbal communication skills.
  • Benefits: 401(k) Retirement Plan with company discretionary match, flexible medical-dental-vision insurance, short-term/long-term disability insurance, basic life/AD&D insurance and highly competitive pay in addition to paid-time-off in the majority of business units
Company Description
An asset to the construction industry

Crown Associates

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An asset to the construction industry


Spartanburg, SC