Temp & Permanent Staff

Commercial  Executive  Industrial

(06) 878 0026

130 Queen Street East
Hastings, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
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Design / Estimating Manager

Bay of Plenty location

The key purpose of this role in the electrical industry is to provide project management cost estimates, detailed design for new connections, overhead and underground upgrades for internal projects, covering all aspects of my clients distribution network.

Internally the role reports to the Design and Estimating Manager. External relationships include working cohesively alongside all customers; these customers include contractors, service providers, consultants, suppliers and key stakeholders.


  • The ability to manage, drive and complete projects, adhering to budgetary requirements.
  • Detailed design experience primarily in overhead networks. Knowledge of underground design and estimating is also required.
  • Contractor management experience in a project management and service delivery capacity.
  • Ability to complete engineering design calculations to determine compliant assets are installed on the network.
  • In-depth understanding of operational and management distribution systems.
  • A proven track record in business development and growth.
  • The ability to work to tight deadlines and to work on multiple projects are all part of a day's work!


  • Proficiency in MS office and line design software skills such as CANTAN, or Poles n Wires.
  • Proficiency in job costing software such as NAVision.

Working primarily in a small team, there is a requirement to work in varying locations, adding variety to this position!  My client is proud of their brand and proud of their staff.  A competitive salary is another real reason to apply for this role!

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