Estimator (Electrical) – Cape Town

  • Contract
  • Ref #416072RB
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa, Africa
  • Construction & Engineering
Employer Description

Our client is an electrical engineering contractor.

Job Description

  • Review tender documents and note all important information.
  • Register new tenders in accordance with tender registration process with all accurate information.
  • Issue enquiries timeously with necessary attachments to various suppliers for all equipment and follow-up.
  • Attend site inspection/clarification meetings when required to assess needs and technical requirements .
  • Tracking quotations – confirming correctness and completeness of suppliers’ offer which includes CPA/fixed price/validity/schedules/equipment brochures.
  • Assist Tender Coordinator/Administrator in compiling tender master file efficiently and systematically.
  • Updating and maintaining Technical Schedules.
  • Align tender requirements with Project Managers input.
  • Sound knowledge of the various Contract Conditions implemented on construction projects.
  • Prepare pricing schedules in accordance to project requirements.
  • Prepare prequalification & project specific documents for submission.
  • Execute post-mortem evaluation on projects to assess needs/requirements for future tenders.


  • B-Tech / Diploma in Electrical Engineering - Heavy/Low Current


  • Minimum of 3 - 5 years' experience in a Tendering/Estimating role for MV/LV Reticulation/Substation/Overhead Line projects.
  • Previous project management experience in at least one significant engineering project from start to finish, an advantage.
  • Computer literate in MS Office, especially in Excel (Knowledge of MS Projects added advantage).
  • Business travel might be required occasionally

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