22 days old

Electrical Estimator

New York, NY 10007
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Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Job Description:

We are seeking to hire 2 Electrical Estimators to join our Industrial team to support a major industrial customer, on a long-term project, in the NY region.

Parsons Industrial Market is a world-class leader in delivering solutions to private sector industrial clients, public utilities and various government agencies. Our key clients in the US and Canada include:

  • Chemical manufacturers

  • Oil & Gas upstream, midstream and downstream companies

  • Utilities and Communication companies

  • Manufacturing companies

  • Federal, state, and provincial agencies

Our primary services include program and construction management, capital project execution (engineering, procurement and construction), facilities assessments and enhancements, technology development and delivery of comprehensive environmental solutions.

In this role, you will perform a variety of estimating activities for a Utility Customer for transmission and distribution (T&D) systems.

Major Responsibilities:

Assist in review project plans and specifications in detail

Assist & Take lead in quantity takeoffs (electrical & systems)

In short term be able to Basic Understanding of Estimate format & software.

Create activities accurately reflecting the means and methods of the work

Compare productivity rates with historical data

Input subcontractor and material quotes

Coordinate with team to ensure all contract scope is covered

Understand and express estimate in NECA assembly format & audit trail.

In short term be able to Support Senior Staff to solicit quotes from subcontractors, material suppliers, and subconsultants

Initiate contact with subcontractors, material suppliers, and sub consultants.

Relay all required information and keep line of communication open with subcontractor

Finalize pricing prior to bid close

Ensure subcontractor coverage for all required scope

Pursue multiple quotes per scope

Participate in bid reviews

Experience / Qualifications:

5+ years of related estimating experience with electrical substation and distribution. Candidate who has used Heavy Bid software is a plus.

4-year degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Business or related field

Experience with software Microsoft Office, , MS TEAMS and Heavy Bid electrical estimating software.

Must have a clear understanding of, and ability to work with construction contract documents, drawings, and specifications.

Should have a clear understanding of T&D (Transmission and Distribution) design processes.

Must live within commuting distance of New York City and willing to commute when necessary to New York City. May work remote when not required in the office.


Posted: 2021-05-25 Expires: 2021-06-25

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Electrical Estimator

Parsons Corporation
New York, NY 10007

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