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Detailed, Estimator/Senior Estimator – Electrical Contractor

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Detailed, Estimator/Senior Estimator – Electrical Contractor
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Near O'Hare Airport,  IL
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Detailed, Estimator/Senior Estimator – Electrical Contractor
Company Information:
  • Well established contractor, in business over 50 years
  • Closely held with family owners engaged in the business
  • Safety is the #1 priority company-wide
  • Large-scale, landmark Chicagoland projects in a variety of markets
  • Maintains exclusive, long-term relationships with customers
  • Leaders in technology and training offer competitive edge
  • Company headquartered near O’Hare airport
What the Company Offers You:
  • Advancement potential to Senior leadership team  
  • Report directly to the Chief Estimator who welcomes ideas on how to improve
  • High-impact position with ability to leave signature on future of the business
  • Emphasis on employee well-being and mental health
  • Relaxed company culture with consistent daily schedules (7AM to 3:30PM)
  • Work from home options
  • Company pays 100% of Employee Medical, Dental, Vision 
  • Long Term Disability Package, Life Insurance, 401K, and Profit-Sharing Bonus Plan

Your Role with the Company:
You will have a critical role in identifying and estimating a variety of ground-up, and tenant improvement electrical projects.   These include high-rise office, retail, hospitality, and other project types ranging from a few thousand dollars to $15M+.  You will also help drive continuous improvement and offer ideas and input on how to improve processes, reporting directly to Chief Estimator.     
Background Profile:
  • 2+ years’ electrical estimating experience (10+ years’ experience for Senior position)
  • Proficient in City of Chicago codes
  • Exposure to field work or project coordination/management helpful
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred (not required)
About DK Cole and the Process:
DK Cole is a privately-owned executive search and consulting firm, specializing in construction, and we have been hired on retainer to conduct this confidential search by the client company.  We will share all the details on our client company during the initial phone call, if the role makes sense for you, and your qualifications are suitable.  Maintaining your confidentiality is a priority, so your resume will only be submitted at your approval and direction.  We will keep you updated at every step in the process and appreciate your time and consideration of this opportunity.  Please send your resume in Word, including a personal email address and mobile number where we can text or leave voicemails for you during 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. hours. 


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