RK Mechanical Junior Electrical Estimator - Energy in United States


Junior Electrical Estimator - Energy

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Summary of Duties

Provide complete and accurate trade specific estimates. Assemble Bid Tab with estimates and vendor/sub quotes. Coordinate and clarify scope internally and externally. Identify value engineering opportunities and fill in minor design/score gaps.

Essential Responsibilites

· Must have solid understanding of estimation process.

  • Review projectdocuments.

  • Identify scope ofwork.

  • Material, labor,and equipment takeoffs.

  • Walk difficultprojects.

  • Identify anddocument difficult/ non-standard conditions.

  • Coordinate withPreconstruction Team to identify and fill scope gaps.

  • Clarify scope withAccount Executive and Operations team.

  • Obtain quotes andcoordinate/qualify scope with vendors and subcontractors.

  • Completelyassemble the Bid Tab in a timely manner.

  • Entry levelknowledge with Microsoft Excel and Word

  • Provide valueengineering ideas.

  • Verify estimateaccuracy by comparing data versus similar bids.

  • File electronicdocuments.

  • Participate inturnover process to Operations.

  • Liaison between Estimatingand Field Operations.

  • Coordinate withshop personell and operations team to improve cost tracking and estimates.

  • Ability tounderstand technical documents

  • Degreefrom an accredited university in engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, orChemical preferred) or equivalent combination of skills and experiencegenerally expected for specified technical roles.

· Familiarity with Quote Express estimating software a plus but not required.

· Advanced knowledge with Excel a plus but not required.


  • Ability to understand technical documents

  • Intermediate to advanced level knowledge with Microsoft Excel and Word

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment while working on a varietyof projects

  • Strong communication skills – will be required to communicate withcustomers and employees of all levels

  • Recent Engineering Graduate: Mechanical (preferred) or Chemical,Electrical, etc.

    EEO Statement

RK Mechanical, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law