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Senior Electrical Estimator

LiveWire Construction Chicago ,IL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $120,000 to $150,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: vision, 401k, dental, life_insurance, medical
Job Description

Job Description – Chief Electrical Estimator

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership, direction and training for estimating team members.
  • Manage all aspects of the estimating processes while meeting deadlines and company objectives, both short and long term.
  • Lead the team to provide accurate, complete and competitive pricing.
  • Maintain relationship with customers to define the project scope, address deficiencies, negotiate pricing and build relationships.
  • Prepare and present completed estimating packages to company executives and senior management.
  • Oversee the entire estimating process on all bid projects and accurately forecast future awards/probabilities.

 

Skills and Abilities

  • Leadership and training skills
  • Team oriented
  • Ability to work with tight deadlines
  • Expert knowledge of electrical estimating
  • Thorough knowledge of the electrical industry
  • General knowledge of mechanical, civil, and other specialty trades
  • Detail-oriented
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to incorporate the Chicago Electrical Code, National Electrical Code, building codes, and OSHA requirements into estimates

 

Education and Experience

  • BS or Master’s Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related field preferred but not required
  • 15+ years electrical contracting or construction experience
  • 10+ years electrical estimating experience
  • 5+ years project management experience
  • 5+ years management or executive level experience
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications

 

Other Considerations

  • Ability to travel
  • Proficiency in Conest
  • Ability to visit jobsites and interact with field personnel
  • Handle physical aspects of job: standing, sitting, lifting up to 25 lbs
Company Description
LiveWire Construction self performs a wide range of electrical system construction in the healthcare, educational, industrial and utility markets, and serves customers in the private, public, and government sectors.

LiveWire Construction

Why Work Here?

Inclusive and Diverse Company Culture,Opportunity for Growth, Challenging and Rewarding, Great Benefits

LiveWire Construction self performs a wide range of electrical system construction in the healthcare, educational, industrial and utility markets, and serves customers in the private, public, and government sectors.

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