1+ months
2018-01-162018-03-11

Electrical Estimator (Building Automation / Fire Alarm / Electrical) - Building Technoloies - Houston or Dallas, TX

Siemens
Irving, TX
**Electrical Estimator (Building Automation / Fire Alarm / Electrical) - Building Technoloies - Houston or Dallas, TX**







Multiple Locations:Houston, Texas; Irving, Texas







Job Family: SCM-Procurement / Logistics & ECC







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Building Technologies



**Business Unit:** Country Division Controller



**Requisition Number:** 220713



**Primary Location:** United States-Texas-Houston



**Other Locations:** United States-Texas-Irving



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Mid level



**Education Required Level:** Bachelor's Degree



**Travel Required:** 35%







**Division Description:**







Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthcare and Financial Services.







The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the world market leader for safe, energy efficient and environmentally friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, consultant, service provider, system integrator and product supplier, Building Technologies offers fire protection, security, building automation, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and energy management products and services.







For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/building-technologies.htm







**Job Description:**







**Position Overview**







The candidate analyzes conceptual or detailed job designs and specifications and provides cost estimates for material and labor to be sourced externally for building automation (HVAC), fire safety, and security electrical installation. In addition the candidate will collaborate with procurement, sales, operations, engineering and at times with customers to understand and/or develop the scope of work that will be awarded.







**Responsibilities**







Execute electrical installation estimates from customer drawings, conceptual designs or project walk through



Identify risk areas in the project installation design or project specifications to sales and/ or operations



Confer with local procurement manager, sales person and/ or operations on project cost and risk to assist in sourcing strategy development and execution



Assist sales person or project manager with development of RFP for electrical subcontractors



Negotiate project installation cost with subcontractors based on scope and risk



Develop new electrical contractors for installation of Siemens Building Technologies projects



Build working relationships with the electrical contractors engaged in Siemens Building Technologies installations



Communicate with local procurement manager(s) to discuss project sourcing opportunities for material identified outside of electrical estimating







**Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience**







Bachelors degree or equivalent experience



Minimum of 8 years of estimating experience in the electrical installation industry, including significant experience estimating labor and material for building automation, fire safety, or security system controls



Working knowledge of National Electrical Code and local municipality codes



Understand cost drivers associated to electrical installation



Experience using Accubid estimating software



Strong computer skills are required, including MS Excel, PowerPoint, and Word



Ability to speak in front of groups



Cross functional/organizational team management and facilitation skills (internal and external)



Travel within area of responsibility (New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware) 30% - 40%



Travel outside of area of responsibility 2% - 3%



Self-starter







*LI-KBS







**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**



Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.







**EEO is the Law**



Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .







**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**



Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .

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