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Cache Valley Electric Company (CVE) is searching for 2 new Estimator/Electrical Project Managers because of growth in the Electrical construction market.

Will work very closely with VP Construction, COO, and Project Managers for several different divisions. Needs to be able to adapt to the different market sectors where CVE is involved.

Strong managerial experience in large commercial, government, and industrial electrical construction projects. Ability to complete accurate electrical cost estimates. Demonstrate ability to understand and implement electrical construction techniques and processes. Develop manpower and construction scheduling and sequences. Review project constructability concepts. Ensure economic viability for individual projects. Manage team with a view of retaining top performers.

Specific responsibilities include: Prepare cost budgets, detailed take-offs and competitive estimates for a variety of electrical construction projects, including commercial, high-rise office and residential, hospitality, health care and industrial (ranging from $1 million to $25million). Prepare, review and submit purchase order agreements for a variety of electrical equipment purchases and subcontracts. Complete and assemble detailed takeoffs of electrical systems. Obtain competitive quotations for lighting systems, electrical distribution equipment, fire alarm systems, emergency generation equipment, etc. Prepare and submit complete and accurate electrical submittals. Provide constructability reviews and value engineering opportunities. Assemble, coordinate and submit final estimate documentation. Prepare manpower schedules. Interpret, understand and adhere to construction schedules.  Prepare and administer project schedules of value. Prepare project payment applications. Complete monthly project evaluation, financial projections and cost analysis. Identify, create cost estimates and implement contract change orders. Identify and implement scope items and requirements from drawings and specifications. Establish and maintain good working relationships with coworkers, field personnel, vendors and customers

Qualified candidates will have the following experience:

– Minimum 3 years of electrical estimating experience

– Experience in small/large commercial, high-rise, and industrial project development and management

– Strong problem-solving skills

– Effective interpersonal and communications skills

– Ability to multi-task and work on several projects simultaneously

– Computer proficiency (i.e. Windows, Microsoft Office, Adobe, etc.)

– Experience with Accubid estimating system is preferred

Competitive salary; and includes a full benefits package (medical, dental, life, disability, retirement, PTO).


To apply, submit a resume to apply@cve.com.  Cache Valley Electric is an equal opportunity employer.