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Electrical Estimator - Riccarton

  • Work TypeFull Time - Permanent
  • Positions1 Position
  • Published At:a month ago


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  • Job no: ECYPT

Based in Riccarton, our client is a well-respected and recognised brand in the electrical trade. With strong leadership and an experienced team, they’re now on the search for a confident and knowledgeable Electrical Estimator to join the team.

Responsible for leading the Sales & Estimating division of the Company, the successful applicant will act as the interface between the business and their clients and their electrical requirements.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Successfully conduct all work related to the Sales & Estimating division of the company
  • Provide detailed information, diagrams and identify any non-stock materials required for upcoming jobs to optimize the performance of the field staff and makes full use of our purchasing ability
  • Complete the final material take-off of materials at fit-out for ordering purposes
  • Undertake pricing of variations and new quote requests (this includes site visits as necessary)
  •  Effectively modify plans, design specification & submit variations for approval
  • Proactively assist the Project Managers and Project Administrators with information and site support as required
  • Conduct client interviews to determine the electrical requirements for their new home and advise on ‘Up sell’ products & services
  • Efficiently prepare plans and documentation for client interviews
  • Effectively deal with client phone enquiries especially regarding pricing & layout design
  • Build and maintain relationships with existing clients as well as work with the Manager to establish new clients

This is a busy role within a busy team so you’re strength and ability to hit the ground running will set you apart.

We’re looking for someone with:

  • Minimum of two years sales estimation experience (or equivalent business expertise in a similar role)
  • Ideally, you’re an NZ registered electrician with product knowledge experience who’s recently or wants to ‘come off the tools’
  • Confident working with technology and able to learn new systems and processes quickly
  • Understanding and knowledge of estimation software and tools desirable
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and influential communication style
  • Ability to build beneficial and positive relationships with all levels of stakeholders and clients
  • Exceptional ability to handle multiple priorities and work to deadlines
  • Highly motivated self-starter with the ability to work under pressure with minimum supervision

This is a full-time position with a mix of office-based work and site visits. The hours are Monday to Friday, 7:30 am to 4:00 pm.

To be considered for this role, you must currently reside in New Zealand and have the legal right to work here.

Apply online today with a cover letter and an up-to-date resume.

  • Published on 20 Apr 2021, 10:36 PM