Electrical Estimator

Location Cork
Discipline: Construction & Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Brian Doyle

Contact email: brian.doyle@elitetalenthub.ie
Job ref: 32656
Published: 8 days ago

Elite Talent Hub LTD is a specialist in permanent staffing solutions for clients nationwide.

Our client is a leading engineering services company with a proven track record of high quality, customer focused project delivery for over 130 years. Their core divisions include Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Sprinkler and Fire Protection. Some of the other services they provide include Waste to Energy (BioEnergy), Specialist Lift, Off Site Fabrication, Technical Support Services, Maintenance, Asset Management, BIM (Building Information Modelling) and Geo-Surveying.  Our Client offers competitive salaries, financial support for further training, Continuous Professional Development (CPD) leading to chartered status, performance incentives and the ability to progress your career with a world class engineering contractor.


Position: Electrical Estimator

Location: Office – Cork


Job Description

As an Electrical Estimator, you will play a pivotal role in project development and implementation process. You will work closely with the Planning Manager and Project Manager as well as a multidisciplinary team of engineers and industry experts to deliver cutting-edge projects.  Current requirements allow for a base in our clients office in Co Cork.



  • Tendering on a variety of large – scale projects including commercial, pharmaceutical, data centres, healthcare etc.
  • Involved in full tender process from beginning to completion.
  • Liaising with relevant parties on an on-going basis.
  • Informing managers of bid prospects.
  • Attending pre and post tender interviews.
  • Assemble sub-contract quotes while ensuring they comply with the spec.
  • Attend meetings both internal and client based where required.
  • Completing take-offs from tender drawings.

This role will provide exposure to a wide range of expertise relating to pharmaceutical, life sciences, construction and other sectors. The successful candidate will be supported in developing their knowledge and skills as their responsibilities grow and evolve.


Skills and Requirements

  • To excel in this role, you should possess the following skills and qualifications:
  • Degree Qualification in a relevant Engineering discipline.
  • Trade background would be advantageous.
  • Experience in pharmaceutical projects is advantageous, demonstrating your understanding of industry best practices and technologies.
  • Strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills, able to collaborate effectively with colleagues, clients, and external partners.
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills.
  • Proficiency in MS Office systems required.
  • Demonstrated appetite for continuous learning and personal development.
  • 3-5 years of experience in a relevant field.



Our client offers a competitive salary package commensurate with experience and qualifications. In addition, you will have the opportunity to work in a dynamic and supportive environment, collaborating with industry leaders and contributing to a sustainable future. Our client any values work-life balance and encourages professional growth through training and development programs.