Electrical Estimator

Job Description

  • Job Reference: JSEE13052024
  • Job Title: Electrical Estimator
  • Salary: Competitive, Full Package
  • Format: Hybrid/Remote
  • Location: Antrim

Electrical Estimator


Are you an Estimator/QS with an Electrical background? Looking for an exciting opportunity with WFH flexibility?

VANRATH are recruiting an Electrical Estimator to provide specialist commercial support in the Data Centre sector.


  • Competitive Salary
  • Hybrid/Remote Flexibility
  • Benefits Package
  • European Travel Opportunities

With 30+ years of success within their industry, our client specialise in automation and robotics solutions for a variety of environments including production and manufacture, healthcare, logistics and most recently Data Centres.

Headquartered in Dublin, they also have a smaller satellite office in Antrim, NI with staff given the flexibility to work Hybrid from either location or fully remote where required. A growing name in the European market, a number of their projects offer exciting opportunities for team members to visit sites across the continent.

Main Responsibilities

  • Full management of Estimating Department.
  • Work closely with Contracts Managers and Procurement Team to ensure projects are tendered effectively and delivered on time and within budget.
  • Responsible for winning new tenders and bringing new projects to the business.
  • Effectively undertake Tender Enquiry activities in line with Company Processes, including commercial/technical aspects while maintaining non-collusive policy at all times.
  • Ascertain the risks present on each individual project and record/manage via the risk register.
  • Provide technical guidance, advice and bid support including involvement with tender programmes and methodologies.
  • Attend site visits where applicable to ascertain tender requirements.
  • Developing & maintaining good relationships with industry networks & clients.
  • Assist with the development of O&M Manuals.
  • Attend site meetings alongside design engineers & contracts managers as required both pre & post contract award.

The Ideal Person:

  • Third Level qualification in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or related discipline
  • 2+ Years Experience in Cost Engineering or Quantity Surveying
  • Demonstrable commercial acumen

  • Experience working on Data Centre projects would be a distinct advantage

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Built Environment job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Joe Sowerby on 028 9033 0250 for a confidential discussion.