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Senior Electrical Estimator

  • Location:

    Middlesex, New Jersey

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  • Job type:

    Full Time

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  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

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  • Job ref:

    JN -092020-71552_1600961498

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With a surge of new work post COVID our client is a well-established Electrical contractor based in Central New Jersey. With a strong family culture this firm enjoys a very low staff turnover and generally bids on commercial projects ranging from $2m-$15m+. To capitalize on increased activity they are looking to add a talented Senior Electrical Estimator.

The Role

As a key member of the project management team, the Senior Electrical Estimator will:

  • Lead bid activity on Commercial projects and advise senior members on the viability of each project.
  • Evaluate, select and manage specialist subcontractors, vendors and third party providers.
  • Prepare take-offs, detailed estimates based on current material and labor costs.
  • Work closely with field teams to review and include change orders into the contract scope.

The Individual

In order to be considered for this position you must be able to demonstrate:

  • 10+ years' experience as an Electrical Estimator focusing on commercial projects.
  • Detailed knowledge of power, lighting, and low voltage systems.
  • Good communication skills and a detailed, fact based approach to Estimating.
  • Experience in hard-bid contract work.
  • Knowledge of ConEst software would be a distinct advantage.


The Electrical Project Manager can expect an excellent base salary + Health Benefits (100% covered)