Estimation Engineer

24-01-2021 12:33:36

Job Type : Full Time

Salary: Unspecified

Key Skills : Estimation, Quantity Surveying, Microsoft Excel

Experience : 3 years

Jebel Ali Free Zone

Company Profile

A leading logistics & freight forwarding company in the UAE

Job Description

  • Read bid drawings and segregate the scope of an E-House project between Electrical, HVAC, F&G, Structural and other departments.
  • Prepare RFQ documents for sub-vendors and floating the same to collect costs.
  • Capable of pricing jobs based on basic layout drawings with specification documents provided by clients with limited support from vendors.
  • Compilation of all scope costs to formulate the final commercial and technical bid.
  • Work with limited RFQ details to compile bid costs under short deadlines.
  • Track budget vs actual costs post award of projects and make corrections in estimations.


  • In-depth knowledge of the selection of right brands, vendors, specification and origin of all components within an E-house or modular building.
  • Good understanding of E-House and modular building projects to raise the right RFI’s back to client to receive proper feedbacks.
  • Understanding of competition prise mapping and ability to decide contingency factors in pricing.
  • Demonstrated proof of previously won bids and the number of E-house projects handled previously.
  • Excellent written and spoken skills in English.
  • Good working knowledge of MS Excel and the ability to learn how to use specialist software.
  • Excellent relationship-building and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Ability to negotiate.
  • Attention to detail and a methodical approach to work.
  • Minimum 3 to 5 years of experience in managing QS, Bids and Estimations for E-Houses, Modular Buildings, Container Conversion and other Prefabricated building projects.


  • B.E / BTech in Electrical & Instrumentation, Electrical and Electronics, Electrical, Mechanical or Civil.