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Trainee Electrical Estimator – G&A Barnie Group Ltd, Wick

Full Time Position

Locations: Wick / Inverness / Aberdeen

Salary: £26,000.00-£30,000.00 per year

Job Description:

As a Trainee Electrical Estimator, you will be an integral part of the estimating and project management team. This role offers the opportunity to learn from experienced professionals and gain valuable skills and knowledge in the field. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting senior estimators with the preparation of detailed estimates for electrical projects.
  • Analysing project specifications, drawings, and other documentation to understand project requirements.
  • Collaborating with project managers, engineers, and subcontractors to gather necessary information for accurate cost estimates.
  • Learning to use estimating software and tools effectively.
  • Assisting in the development of competitive and comprehensive bids for new projects.
  • Participating in bid review meetings and presenting your estimates to the project team.

About G&A Barnie Group Ltd

G&A Barnie Group is a well-established and respected leader in the construction and engineering industry in Scotland. With a history spanning nearly four decades, we specialise in delivering high-quality electrical solutions to our clients. Our commitment to excellence, innovation, and sustainability has earned us a strong reputation in the industry. We are now seeking a Trainee Electrical Estimator to join our dynamic team and embark on a rewarding career in estimating and project management.

What G&A Barnie Group offer:

  • Comprehensive training and mentorship by experienced professionals.
  • Competitive salary with opportunities for growth and advancement within the company.
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Exposure to a variety of projects, enhancing your skillset and knowledge.
  • Private Health Care
  • Opportunity to gain qualifications.

Qualifications & Key Skills

  • A strong interest in electrical systems.
  • Excellent attention to detail and analytical skills.
  • Basic understanding of electrical systems. (experience is a plus but not required).
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel.
  • The ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines.


  • Additional leave
  • Bereavement leave
  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Private medical insurance
  • Sick pay

How to Apply:

Please email your CV to:

Closing Date:

Applications close: 19/07/24.