Electrical Estimator

Comdain Infrastructure

Exciting new growth! New Projects! Experienced Electrical Estimator required to join our EMI division!

Comdain Infrastructure delivers end-to-end engineering and asset management services to leading utility and energy providers across Australia.
With a focus on the utilities sector in the urban and regional marketplace our success is underpinned by our resolute commitment to excellence in safety, quality, innovation and sustainability.
Due to exciting new growth within Queensland, Comdain is seeking an experienced Electrical Estimator to join the Electrical Mechanical Instrumentation (EMI) team at our Brisbane office
You will take an active role in the tendering of contracts through the analysis of plans, specifications, proposals and other data in preparing time, cost, plant, materials and labour first principles estimates for water and gas capital works projects.
As the successful candidate, you will demonstrate the following;
  • Reviewing data to determine material and labour requirements and prepare itemised list(s);
  • Computing cost factors and prepares estimates used for management purposes;
  • Compile accurate estimates of the electrical cost of capital projects
  • Contribute to the development of tender documentation
  • Assess the suitability of sub-contractors for award of contracts
  • Contribute to the review of projects to ensure they are completed on time and in accordance with required technical and company standards and costing
  • Consulting with external and internal stakeholders throughout the estimation and tender process
  • Provide improvement recommendations to cost estimating procedures;
  • Identify cost trends to assist management in cost reduction and process improvement efforts. 
What do you bring?
This is an amazing opportunity to be part of a passionate and committed team delivering projects in the exciting Queensland Water market!
  • Ability to build and leverage on relationships internally and externally;
  • Ability to deliver practical solutions with attention to the required detail
  • Qualifications; A grade Electrician / Advanced Diploma of Electrical Engineering.
  • Experience within the Water industry is highly regarded
Comdain will support your ongoing professional development in estimating and project management methodology and best practice as well as develop your industry leadership skills. You will work with the support of Project Engineers and Project Managers.

We prefer to deal with you directly and have not engaged an agency for this role, so if you’re interested, please send your CV by clicking the "Apply Now" button.
We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. We are committed to building an inclusive environment for all Comdain employees.
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