senior project estimator electrical telecom resume example with 7+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Highly Motivated Master's graduate with 3+ years’ experience in Electrical Power Distribution Design, cost estimating and equipment Installation Implementation procedures. Performed design verification for High voltage Substation, Low Voltage Power distribution system to the Data Centers, Emergency Power ,UPS design and Load calculation, Lighting and communication Systems engineering, Fire and safety Alarm management systems. Demonstrated exceptional accuracy in cost estimation and design calculation in Collaboration with the design team. Liaised with vendors to receive proper Price Quotes, manage delivery schedule for Bidding Process and prepare required documents/ paperworks for Bid Submission to the clients. Handled multi-discipline projects like Electrical Design & Installation , Turnkey projects including Civil, Mechanical ,Electric power distribution systems, communication and low voltage systems involving the cross functional team and stake holders. Generate scope of work ( SOW ), Plan ,Procure with QA/QC protocol and prepare implementation schedules for projects, manage the day-to day activities and coordinate sub-contractors' work, field installation team. Attend scope review discussion for project finalization, Bidding and contract signing with the Clients/Sub contractors. Update drawings and documents received from clients , vendors and contractors for collaborating and communicating to the team for effective project completion. Acquired good knowledge in procedures, guidelines, codes, standards and specifications used by PSE&G, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, NJ Transit. Proven success in leadership excellence in cost estimation and project cost control with in-depth understanding of the internal and external factors in the field of electrical construction.

  • Technology leadership work streams
  • Risk analysis
  • Systems inquiry proficiency
  • Data Analysis
  • Implementing security measures
  • Team management
  • Operational improvement
  • Problem resolution
  • Process improvement
  • Project organization
  • MS Office
01/2020 to Current
Senior Project Estimator - Electrical/Telecom LB Electric City, STATE,
  • Provide electrical/ communication construction design, layouts and calculations to comply with codes, standards and project requirement in support of all projects including design build bids.
  • Manage and coordinate construction activities for projects ranging from 2M - 30M to insure completion of project within budget and schedule.
    Responsible for supervision of engineering and technical supply.
  • Track all design changes during construction activity related to budget and project schedule.
  • Estimates, Value Engineering and negotiate additional work orders.
    Track and manage all information requests (RFI), submittals, extra work through the proper channels.
  • Cost estimating/Project cost control including preliminary design and equipment selections for design build projects (Electrical/LV/Data centers)
  • Saved certain percentage of the project cost by implementing cost-saving initiatives through providing the means and method to the project managers during the job kick off meetings.
  • Developed team communications and information for weekly meetings.
  • Monitored social media and online sources for industry trends.
  • Resolved conflicts and negotiated mutually beneficial agreements between parties.
  • Determined project objectives, budgets and schedules by coordinating with clients and team members and optimized plans to meet changing conditions.
  • Delivered comprehensive bid proposals for the in house projects and gained client approval on change orders.
  • Projects Won:
  • Fairmount Substation (PSE&G) - High Voltage 69KV GIS Substation
  • Montclair University (College Hall) - Data Centers/ Electrical systems.
  • Newark Airport - Lighting system and controls.
06/2017 to 12/2019
Project Estimator - Electrical/Telecom LB Electric City, STATE,
  • Determined project objectives, budgets and schedules by coordinating with clients and teammates and optimized plans to meet changing conditions.
  • Calculated correct costs for project-specific goods and services by gathering information from team members, sub-contractors and vendors.
  • Provided accurate estimates by defining scope, timelines, potential setbacks and limitations.
  • Maintained privacy and confidentiality of all information for existing and prospective clients to protect personal and business interests.
  • Utilized cost estimation software (McCormick, Bluebeam)to document project information, create estimates and revise project costs to reflect current data.
  • Delivered comprehensive bid proposals for Federal, Commercial and Residential projects and gained client approval on costs.
  • Inherited vast knowledge on Electrical building code (NEC) / NECA standards and developed good relations and contacts with the leading vendors/manufactures for different equipment / systems for delivering an accurate estimate.
  • Projects Won:
  • Replacement of substation #9 (PATH) - Electrical
  • Essex Switch (PSE&G) - Electrical High Voltage Switch yard
  • Hudson Hi Tech School (SDA) - Low Voltage and Data Center
02/2017 to 04/2017
Project Engineer Intern - Electrical/Telecom LB Electric City, STATE,
  • Acquired knowledge of industry trends and developed solutions and strategy through effective research.
  • Gave presentations of completed work to managers.
  • Closely collaborated with project members to identify and quickly address problems.
  • Documented all transactions and support interactions in system for future reference and addition to knowledge base.
  • Performed Material Take offs from the blueprints(Contract drawings)
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
  • System Engineering : Substation and Data center design
06/2013 to 08/2020
Project Engineer - Electrical - Intern Siemens Corporation City, STATE,
  • Involved in assisting the project managers in the of the DC Traction power GIS substation in an urban infrastructure development project (Chennai Metro Rail Ltd - CMRL) - PHASE 1
  • Assisted in planning site layouts and blueprints.
  • Assisted with quality inspections and document editing.
  • Checked specification documents and reviewed the submittal packages from the manufacturers.
  • Verified the RFI's answered for customers about various equipment involved in the traction substation.
  • System Engineering: Transmission and distribution, power supply and overhead equipment
Expected in 05/2017
Master of Science: Computer Engineering
New Jersey Institute of Technology - Newark, NJ
  • Graduated with 3.6 GPA
  • Course works: Computer Networks Design and Analysis (EE683), Internet High Level Protocol (ECE637), Computer Network Laboratory, Data Structures and Algorithms (CS610).
Expected in 05/2015
Bachelor of Engineering : Electrical And Electronics Engineering
Anna University - Chennai, India,
  • Dean's List for two consecutive years 2013,2014
  • Graduated with 8.49/10 GPA
  • Majored in Power Transmission and Distribution / Power Electronics
  • Construction Finance - Issued by Columbia University (Coursera) - June 2020
  • Construction Law - Issued by National Business Institute Inc (NBI) - Oct 2019
  • Advance Estimating of Electrical Construction - Issued by National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) - Oct 2018
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) - Issued by Cisco - ID CSCO13041861 - Jul 2016
  • Proud SWAC (Secured Worker Access Consortium) member of Port Authority NYNJ since Jan 2019.
  • PSE&G Passport holder.

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School Attended

  • New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Anna University

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  • Senior Project Estimator - Electrical/Telecom
  • Project Estimator - Electrical/Telecom
  • Project Engineer Intern - Electrical/Telecom
  • Project Engineer - Electrical - Intern


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Engineering

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