Electrical Estimator
Triquest Services - Calgary, AB

This job posting is no longer available on Indeed. Find similar jobs:Electrical Estimator jobs - Triquest Services jobs

Triquest Services is currently seeking a Commercial/Industrial Electrical Estimator.The Estimator works with the project managers to prepare cost estimates for all of the company’s business.

  • General and administrative duties: Communicate effectively with the clients, internal project teams, sub-contractors and suppliers. Accurately quantify bills of materials for quotation.
  • Reviews historical data from purchase orders, subcontracts, productivity analysis reports to ensure proper production units and pricing.
  • Prepare estimates for all production jobs based on customer specifications and evaluate Bills of Materials and proposals relative to scope of work.
  • Effectively present and discuss the products and services.
  • Fiscal responsibility: Maintain pricing and discount terms and allowances continuously.
  • Develop knowledge of best suppliers and competitive prices and stay informed of pricing changes.
  • Work with cost accounting to determine hourly rates and production standards for various operations.
  • Coordinate with project managers to determine overtime requirements of proposed jobs.
  • Develop knowledge of inventory position, quantity stocked, usage, and reorder point.
  • Research and recommend cost saving potential to management.


  • Post-secondary education in a related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum of three years’ experience as lead estimator or related position.
  • Experience in determining construction labour productivity factors, wage rates, indirect field costs and project adjustment factors.
  • Excellent computer and math skills
  • Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal and customer service skills.

Great opportunity for those looking to get in with a growing company. Competetive Salary and Benefits. Equal Opportunity Employer.