Electrical Instrumentation Controls Preconstruction Manager

McCarthy Holdings Inc   •  

Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


Less than 5 years

Posted 70 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Key Responsibilities

  • Performs quantity take-offs.
  • Assists in the pricing and bidding of water and infrastructure projects.
  • Supports team with overall electrical system design analysis.
  • Communicates with, engineers and consultants to clarify scope of work, materials, and schedule requirements, and documents these clarifications.
  • Design review of electrical drawings, specifications, calculations, and studies.
  • Review of electrical studies including but not limited to load flow, reactive power capability, short circuit, relay coordination and arc flash.
  • Conduct site visits and inspection as necessary.
  • Conducts reviews of milestone design documents to identify, develop and price value alternative opportunities in order to provide enhanced value to our clients.
  • Actively participates in the internal estimate review process.
  • Assists with final assembly of estimate for presentation to owner.
  • Collects and organizes all bid information for future reference.
  • Aids field operations with change order pricing if needed.
  • Directs, coordinates and provides information and documents to subcontractors.
  • Prepares contractual exhibits for scope of work for subcontracts and purchase orders.
  • Participates in hard bid/estimating and GMP budgeting activities by soliciting subcontractor support and evaluating bids.
  • Builds relationships with subcontractors and vendors to obtain a competitive advantage for McCarthy.
  • Attends industry events and represents McCarthy to the industry in a professional capacity.
  • Builds and maintains relationships with internal McCarthy clients.
  • Keeps current with latest estimating technology and techniques.
  • Implement all applicable Safety Programs and EEO/Affirmative Action Programs.
  • Develop and input material data and assemblies into estimating software.


  • Bachelor's degree with 2-5 years of electrical industry experience, or 5-10 years of electrical industry experience
  • General knowledge of Electrical principles and processes.
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings and specifications.
  • Working knowledge of estimating technology and tools
  • Excellent computer skills, and proficient with Microsoft Office products such as Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.
  • Strong math and analytical skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Attention to detail at a high level.
  • Solid interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrates behaviors consistent with McCarthy core values.
  • Maintains a "value added" approach to estimating