Halifax, Nova Scotia


Job Description:

Northumberland Electric is seeking an experienced, detail-oriented, and self-starting Electrical Estimator to fill a full-time position at our headquarters in Halifax, Nova Scotia with the possibility of working remotely when scheduling allows.

The Electrical Estimator will meet with clients or clients’ representatives, perform quantity takeoffs and estimates from either information obtained onsite or from engineered drawings, and complete the bid proposal and submittal process. The Estimator will aid the Purchaser in obtaining material/equipment quotes from suppliers when required. The Estimator will support field and office staff with planning and scheduling successfully bid projects and may be required to help provide crew supervision on smaller projects.

A valid Red Seal Construction or Industrial Electrician certificate will be considered an asset. Experience in performing job take-offs, bidding, and closing job estimates is a requirement. A working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite of programs and experience with estimating software packages is required.



This position will be filled by an individual with an in-depth knowledge of commercial and industrial electrical installations. The successful candidate must be a self-starter who is capable of prioritizing and executing tasks at their own discretion in addition to the following.

About Northumberland Electric:

Since 1994 Northumberland Electric has worked with some of Nova Scotia’s largest companies. During this time, we have built a reputation for high-quality workmanship and service. We are a full-service electrical contractor specializing in industrial installations, control/automation equipment manufacturing, and service,

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