Electrical Estimator


Job Title:                      Electrical Estimator

Contract:                      Permanent

Hours of Work:            42.5 hours per week Monday to Friday 08.00am – 5.00pm

Salary:                          Dependant on experience

Established in 1997, KH Engineering Services Ltd is one of the UK’s leading providers of mechanical and electrical (‘M&E’) engineering solutions covering the design, management and delivery of services for the rail and wider transport sectors. Our services are typically delivered across five categories; design and survey; M&E installation; lighting installation and testing; bespoke engineering and civil works; and maintenance.

Suitable applicants will have worked their way up from being a qualified electrician to now having proven experience working as an Electrical Estimator on projects from £50k to multi-million-pound projects. You will be accountable for the interpretation of electrical design drawings, project specifications and complete accurate take off sheets as well as completing quotation analysis comparison from Sub-Contractors quotations for inclusion in priced tender.

You will support project leads throughout the tender submission and prepare project overview documents for tender assessment as required by the Managing Director.


  • Understand and scrutinise the project specifications and design drawings
  • Manage and assist in PQQ preparation and submission
  • Measure of materials and labour and preparation of take offs
  • Complete tenders within strict deadlines ensuring effective use of time management and communication
  • Identify and present tender qualifications and exclusions
  • Understand and scrutinise sub-contractor quotations and clarify and resolve any queries in a timely manner
  • Send enquiries to wholesalers and supply chain whilst developing and maiming existing and new relationships
  • Liaise with clients and subcontractors in a courteous and professional manner
  • Preparing and accurate update report for the Directors on all tenders and submissions
  • Attend post tender award and pre construction meetings with the Project Delivery Team as part of a structured handover



  • Current in date ECS Gold Card or CSCS Card showing relevant Grade
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Rail experience is desirable
  • Personal Track Safety (PTS) would be advantageous however full training will be given to the successful candidate
  • Level 3 NVQ in Electrotechnical Services or Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Maintenance Electrotechnical Systems & Equipment and AM2 Assessment or NET AAC


  • C&G 2365 or previous C&G 2330 + AM2 assessment
  • Level 3 in Electrical Installations BS7671: 2008 (17th Edition)
  • Confident using Microsoft applications and Estimation software.


KH Engineering Services are part of the M Group where we can offer the following company benefits; Aviva Health Insurance, Company Pension Scheme, Developmental Training, Employee Assistance Programme, and a My Rewards Scheme to help save on everyday spending.


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