Senior Electrical Estimator - Te Rapa Park, Waikato New Zealand - 23719

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Job #: 23719
Title: Senior Electrical Estimator
Job Location: Te Rapa Park, Waikato - New Zealand
Employment Type:
Salary: $80,000.00 - $130,000.00 - New Zealand Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Worldwide
Australia, New Zealand
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable


Based in the Waikato, our client is a leading electrical services contractor.  They specialise in commercial projects and maintenance, and have a proven reputation for efficient and timely project management.  Their continued growth, brings about this exciting opportunity for an experienced Electrical Estimator to join their team.  You will have the opportunity to work on projects, that may vary from a hundred thousand to a multi million dollar projects in value, bringing your expertise in the design/build/tender process. 


The role is structured to attract a proven, high performing individual that can influence the company’s portfolio through managing key stakeholder relationships. This is a varied role; you will be working through all stages of estimating from the design through to implementation of control systems.  You will be pivotal in the following to help maximize growth:  

  • System design of commercial electrical systems
  • Preparation of tenders and bids
  • Handover of information to Project Managers
  • Oversee all pricing, design and business activities
  • Accountable for project pricing and margins


  • Minimum of 5 years New Zealand industry experience in electrical contract estimating
  • A tertiary education would be an added advantage
  • Fully conversant with New Zealand construction standards such as the electrical standard AS/NZS 300:2007
  • Proficient in excel spreadsheets and other software estimating programs 
  • Leadership experience as a senior electrical system estimator 
  • Good organisation skills, proven ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet project pricing deadlines
  • Effective communication skills to work effectively with internal and external stakeholders.

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree