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MountainCrest Personnel Inc.

Senior Electrical Estimator

Posted 5 days ago

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dollar sign90,000 to 120,000 per year

Job Description

Senior Electrical Estimator:  Harvey 2594

We are recruiting for a Senior Estimator to join our Electrical Projects team in our Burnaby, BC office.

Senior Estimator responsibilities

  • Estimate project costs and changes.
  • Assemble quantity take-off and quotations.
  • Manage workloads of estimators on the team
  • Review team member estimates and provide feedback.
  • Strategize and maintain communication with Suppliers and Customers
  • Draft proposals and submit tenders - meeting specialist requirements as needed.
  • Prepare requests for quotations obtain competitive pricing for suppliers, subs contractors, etc.
  • Continue to develop our bid labour & material requirements.
  • Analyze current practices and pricing, identify areas for cost saving and process improvement.
  • Work with the Chief Estimator to develop project indirect costs and overheads for each estimate.
  • Support and mentor junior estimators on team

Senior Estimator experience and skills

  • Relevant electrical TQ or field experience or, AScT., E.I.T. or P. Eng status
  • Sound knowledge of the electrical sub-trades scope of work
  • Good understanding of electrical drawings and ability to interpret schematics and P&ID's
  • Good understanding of industry practices, electrical trade scope and Bid Depository regulations.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skill, both written and oral
  • Superior proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel); knowledge of Accubid Estimating Software considered a strong asset.
  • Ability to build relationships and work effectively within a team environment.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to hand multiple competing priorities and timelines.
  • Experience in a leadership capacity, proven ability to lead and mentor junior team members.

Since this is a leadership role, this person will need to work in the Burnaby Office, minimum 3 days per week. Some weeks may require more days in office to support the team.

As BC's leading electrical contractor and systems integrator, we believe in delivering safe, reliable power for the future. From hospitals and universities, to airports, shipping terminals and shopping centres, our electrical and technology professionals proudly provide innovative solutions that create value for our customers every day.


This is a fulltime position.

Salary will be based on experience, skills, and overall match to the position.

Salary Range: $90,000 - $120,000 per year.

Competitive total compensation package available after 3 months.

Our employee benefits prioritize your financial, physical, and mental well-being - From RRSP matching to health and wellness reimbursements and additional company days off, we've got you covered.


About MountainCrest Personnel Inc.

MountainCrest Personnel Inc. is a contract placement agency that specializes in engineering and manufacturing for contract, contract to full-time or full time placements.

Application closing date is 2024-09-12

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