Red Appointments has a long history of partnering with this highly respected South Australian Electrical company in securing great additions to their team. This company is based in South Australia and from this home base has been able to expand to offer a nation-wide service capability, we are now seeking an Electrical Estimator to join the team and play a key role here in Adelaide.

To be considered for this opportunity, you will be able to demonstrate estimating experience of projects up to $1 - $5m AUD and above. You will have broad experience within the Tier One and Tier Two spaces across commercial and industrial projects.

Key Responsibilities:
·Prepare and develop accurate job cost estimates meeting all agreed timeframes, whilst ensuring all profit margins and cost objectives are met on all tenders
·Assist management with and autonomously pursue, tender leads and opportunities
·Assist in tender preparations, presentations, negotiations and submission
·Assist in the selection of suitable suppliers/contractors and always obtain best pricing
·Be instrumental in building and maintaining relationships with key industry personnel
·Manage and correctly track all information and documentation
·Regularly review business processes to identify improvement opportunities and implement change as appropriate


Skills / Experience required:

·Previous experience as an electrical estimator is essential along with the ability to work autonomously
·Demonstrated success in design and bid capabilities
·Experience in electrical estimating for a range of medium and large projects across a range of industries (e.g. commercial, industrial, mining, infrastructure)
·Electrical trade qualification, engineering degree or diploma
·Cert III in Electrotechnology would be advantageous
·Excellent planning and prioritising ability and commitment to meeting tight deadlines
·Well developed analytical, financial and problem solving skills
·Excellent IT competency including AutoCAD, MS Excel, MS Word, and MS Project
·Proven ability to write technical reports and draw charts that display statistics and data
·A natural negotiator coupled with the ability to establish and maintain key stakeholder relationships


Working for this well-established electrical company, this opportunity will see you working closely with management to provide accurate and competitive estimates to continuously win a range of tenders. This role is absolutely pivotal in ensuring that the cost of supplies and labour is sound and the projects are sustainable and profitable. It is an excellent time to join and make your mark through your enthusiasm and innovative style and be instrumental in the continued success of the state branch. You will be joining a close knit, supportive and collaborative team, working in an environment where your contribution is valued.


Every employee of RED Appointments has access to our Employee Benefits Program. This includes discounts at over 300 retailers, insurance comparison services, discount on phone services and much more!


To apply for this position please select the Apply Now button and forward your resume in MS Word format only. For a confidential chat about the opportunity, please call Lorraine Kenny on 0478 199 790.


PLEASE NOTE - To be considered for this position applicants must have the right to work in Australia. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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