Electrical Estimator/Bid Engineer

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£ 45000 - 50000 Per Annum


My client is a high voltage engineering company specialising in electrical power infrastructure, grid connections and renewable generation.  They are currently seeking an Electrical Estimator/Bid Engineer based Bristol.


  • Managing the full life cycle of tender enquiries from initial enquiry to submission
  • Develop a strong understanding of clients commercial and technical requirements
  • Produce technically and commercially attractive bid submissions in order to secure future work
  • Carry out site surveys, attend pre-tender, post tender and pre-order meetings
  • Set out and build-up of tender costings
  • Engage with sub-contractors and suppliers
  • Prepare bid for client submission, including all bid documentation
  • Manage any re submission activities or clarifications activities through to contract award
  • Build client relationships
  • Project a professional image to clients and colleagues



  • Proven experience of successful bid submission / Estimating in transmission or distribution industries
  • Have a good technical and commercial knowledge
  • Flexible and organised to manage workload and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work alone or as part of a team
  • Competent in interpretation of specifications and drawings
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Knowledge of High Voltage systems would be an advantage
  • Must have strong oral and written communication skills
  • Must have a full UK driving licence


On Offer:

  • £45k – £50k (DOE)
  • Pension contribution
  • Private health insurance
  • Car allowance scheme or company vehicle provided
  • 25 days annual holiday plus paid public holidays
  • Benefit from company profit share as a partner in our business


Please call Harry on 07951 950290 for more details or send your CV to harry@projectstart.co.uk to prompt a call back.

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