Electrical Estimator

  • BTR Fiji
  • Suva, Fiji
  • Jan 08, 2021
Full time Administration & Office Support Construction

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

Electrical Estimator (Electrical Engineer)

BTR (Fiji) Limited based in central Suva offers outsourced business services to organisations located overseas.    

Our client, Aizer Group, is currently recruiting for a highly organised and proficient Electrical Estimator, with proven ability in a similar position whose attention to detail and organisational skills are paramount to the success of this role. 

A self-starter, who is able to work autonomously, will also work in conjunction with the Electrical Team, and will be mainly responsible for the electrical administrative function covering the following key criteria:

 Electrical design (residential & commercial) support

  • Electrical materials take-off
  • Estimating & AutoCAD drawings
  • Drafting changes to existing AutoCAD plans based on Drafted plans

 Key Responsibilities to also include:

 Assist estimators during tendering process

  • Prepare estimates with detailed accurate bill of materials and pricing
  • Prepare project handover folders for presentation to operations teams
  • Document control
  • Liaise and negotiate with suppliers and sub-contractors for pricing
  • Assist with purchasing of materials and equipment for projects
  • Preparation of O&M manuals
  • General administration duties as required
  • Development of Electrical design (residential & commercial)
  • AutoCAD drafting experience (mandatory)
  • Interpretation of sketched plans and drawings

 To be successful in this role, applicants must:

 Hold an Electrical Engineering qualification (desirable, however not essential)

  • Must come with demonstrated experience in a similar role
  • Be able to prepare material take-off spreadsheets for electrical works based on tender documents
  • Be able to draft up and develop electrical design drawings in AutoCAD based on the design mark-ups.
  • Prepare “as built” and/or “as constructed” drawings for electrical works from mark-up plans
  • Have experience reviewing and responding to tender invitations, providing support and advice to Electrical team
  • Be able to review IFC “Issue for Construction” drawings (detailed list of changes) and reporting
  • Have the ability to multitask and maintain composure when under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment dealing with multiple stakeholders expecting simultaneous service.
  • Must have exceptional organisational and time management skills
  • Must be proficient in both written and verbal communication skills,
  • Show a high level of interpersonal skills
  • Show a willingness to use initiative, troubleshoot and problem solving.
  • Have a high level of computer literacy, and able to adapt to various data base software programs.
  • A friendly and outgoing personality to effectively interact and build relationships with employee and consultants.
  • Ability to work independently whilst working as a team
  • Most importantly, an attention to detail and ability to think laterally.

 

We are offering a fulltime position, where there is a need for the successful candidate to be reliable and show flexibility in working shift work.

Recent graduate with at least some experience will also be considered. 

If you feel this opportunity sounds like you, and you’re willing to go the extra mile, then we want to hear from you!

 

Interested persons to please email your resume and cover letter to btrfiji.aizer@gmail.com no later than 25th Jan 2020.

Job Functions

Administrative Officers

Industry

Construction  

Indoor/Outdoor

Indoor  

Job open to:

Fiji Residents Only