Construction Planner

Currently seeking an experienced Electrical Estimator to join a well-established M&E contractor based in Edinburgh. This is an exciting opportunity to join a reputable company with a substantial pipeline of work across Scotland. If you have a proven track record in pricing tenders for electrical works of varying values, we invite you to apply for this position.


  • Review tender documents, specifications, and drawings to accurately assess the scope of electrical works.
  • Prepare detailed and competitive estimates for projects of varying sizes and complexities.
  • Collaborate with the wider team to obtain accurate pricing and quotations.
  • Analyse and evaluate subcontractor/supplier quotes, negotiate terms, and ensure compliance with project requirements.
  • Collaborate closely with the project management team to develop project budgets and schedules.
  • Keep up to date with industry trends, regulations, and material costs to ensure accurate pricing and competitive bids.
  • Participate in tender review meetings and contribute to post-tender negotiations.


  • Proven experience as an Electrical Estimator within the construction industry, preferably with M&E contracting experience.
  • Strong knowledge of electrical systems, installations, and relevant regulations.
  • Demonstrated ability to price tenders for electrical works of varying values and complexities.
  • Proficiency in estimating software and tools
  • Excellent analytical and mathematical skills with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills to collaborate effectively with stakeholders.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Relevant technical qualifications in Electrical Engineering or a related field are desirable.

The Offer:

  • Competitive salary package based on experience and qualifications.
  • Opportunity to join an established M&E contractor with a substantial pipeline of work.
  • Challenging and diverse projects across Scotland.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Convenient location in Edinburgh, with excellent transportation links.

If you are an experienced Electrical Estimator with a track record in pricing tenders for electrical works, we would love to hear from you. Join our client's team and contribute to their continued success in delivering high-quality projects.