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Estimations Engineer – Renewable Energy

Job Information
SalaryR700k – R500k
Job TypePermanent
EducationDiploma / degree in engineering – preferably Electrical
ExperienceMinimum of 3 to 5 years’

Job Description

A medium sized construction company with offices in Johannesburg are looking for an Estimations Engineer – Renewable Energy.

Minimum requirements:

• Minimum of 3 to 5 years’ experience in construction, preferably with both Client and Contractor.

• Experience working on renewable energy projects essential.

• Proven knowledge of civil, mechanical, electrical, O&M buildings and substations related to renewable energy facilities.

• Must have a completed diploma / degree in engineering – preferably Electrical.

• Understanding of FIDIC suite of contracts and bespoke Sub-EPC contract forms.

• Understanding of EPC and Sub-EPC contract execution and associated risks.

• Computer literate in MS Office Suite.

• Proficient in AutoCAD or similar.

• Knowledge of SANS 1200, 10142 and other standards related to renewable energy facilities.

• Must have on-site construction experience.

• Candidate must be willing to travel and spend time on project sites.

Your responsibilities will include:

• Evaluate incoming tender documents, specifications, and drawings to identify and develop procurement and subcontract packages.

• Define pricing and subcontracting strategy for most effective project execution.

• Prepare material take-off for the project scope for proposals.

• Check the overall accuracy of the materials take-off.

• Prepare bills of quantities and specifications

• Drafting RFQ documents for issuing to Subcontractors for pricing.

• Preparation of commercial adjudication of materials / equipment / subcontractor quotations

• Provide technical support to Procurement department.

• Compiling and Preparation of complete cost estimate in accordance with company work instructions by using norms and procedures.

• Carry out site visits as and when required.

Should you meet the above requirements, please send a detailed CV to or call Roxanne/Hannah/Stella on 021 555 0432.

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