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Electrical Estimator

Broadway Electric, Inc.
Elk Grove Village, Illinois, 60007, United States
highly competitive, based on experience
July 20, 2018

Posted By Premium Recruiter


Broadway Electric, Inc. integrates the elements of quality, experience, and capability to efficiently and effectively accomplish intricate telecommunications, electrical, and security installations. Due to the competitive nature of the construction field, we find the best alternatives for excellence in workmanship at a cost competitive price.

What Makes this a Great Opportunity:

• We've been experiencing 20% growth for the past several years.

• We have an outstanding reputation in the industry.

• Our benefit package is outstanding!


• Preparation of complete cost estimates (labor and material) for electrical commercial and industrial projects.

• Fluent in PlanSwift (or similar) and AccuBid for take offs and cost estimation.

• Familiarity with standard bid solicitation process for public work.

• Close coordination with Procurement and Project Management for project hand off when awarded.

• Preparation of Bills of Material and other information for use by Purchasing.

• Schedule and attend field walk-throughs with general contractors and additional construction/ engineering personnel to understand and determine constructability requirements.

• Compare various project documents for accuracy and consistency as well as data entry

• Additional duties as determined by Chief Estimator

• This position will be based in the northwest suburbs of Chicago and will work with projects within the State and potentially neighboring States. Minimal travel may be required.

• Understand and comply with the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics and other industry-specific professional and ethical conduct standards, if applicable


• This position reports to the Chief Estimator in a department of 5.

• 0-3 years of experience estimating new construction, maintenance and retrofit projects within electrical commercial and industrial projects is required.

• Candidate must be knowledgeable of the N.E.C and local codes

• Able to read and understand civil, architectural, structural, mechanical, etc. plans and specifications to include blue prints, proposals and other documents as they relate to the electrical work.

• Knowledgeable with a wide variety of electrical materials and methods of installation.

• Computer literate and proficient with software such as Microsoft Office applications (ie., Word, Excel, Outlook, etc), Dropbox, FTP sites, etc.

• Degree in Electrical Engineering, Construction or related field desirable but not essential.

• Excellent analytical, organizational, verbal, written, and communication skills.

• Team player and able to work with various partners, including some high profile, from start to finish

• Self-driven and have the ability to stay on-task for extended periods of time.

• Able to wear various hats in the process and stay focused with a full bid calendar.


• Broadway Electric provides a highly competitive salary commensurate with experience. In addition, a generous benefit package is offered as well; which includes health insurance, dental, 401K, monthly cell phone allowance. And, we are incredibly proud to announce that as of April 30, 2018, Broadway Electric, Inc. as is an official “Employee-Owned Company”!

Please include project list with resume submission.

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