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Senior Estimator - 4166

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Wilton, New York, 12831, United States
Posted:
October 12, 2018

Description:

Senior Estimator - 4166

Role: Engineering, Science, or Related

Relocation Available: Yes

Salary / Package: Based on qualifications.

Industry: Construction

Location: New York

Town / City: Wilton

Job Type: Permanent full-time

Job description:

* Follow and reinforce company safety policies.

* Read, review, and evaluate projects to bid for risk, schedule and chance of success.

* Reviews plans and specifications to determine scope and resources necessary to complete the proposal.

* Develop a complete and accurate bid proposal including; quantity take-off; crew composition; material and subcontractor pricing.

* Compare bid pricing to historical data.

* Lead a team of estimators on large or complex projects.

* Develop a project D/M/WBE subcontracting plan.

* The complete preparation of bid documents.

* Help prepare post bid documentation for award.

* Prepare the project budget.

* Represent the company in communications with the owner, engineer, suppliers and subcontractors.

* Develop and manage project documentation.

* Visit project sites to observe construction methods

* Communicate and reinforce the company vision, values and goals.

Qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management.

* Minimum of 10 years' experience in bridge and/or heavy highway construction estimating.

* Minimum of 5 years' experience in a supervisory role.

* A record of successfully estimating bridge/heavy civil construction between the $5M to $40M.

* Have a working knowledge of means and methods, crew composition and production rates for concrete and steel bridge construction.

* Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and CMP scheduling software.

* The ability to work with and lead a team to bid projects with in stated deadlines.

* Strong attention to detail.

* Excellent written and oral communication skills.

* Must pass a pre-employment drug screen.

Bottom Line Requirements:

1. Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management.

2. 10+ years of experience in bridge or heavy highway construction estimating.

3. 5+ years of experience in a supervisory role.

4. A record of successfully estimating bridge/heavy civil construction between the $5M to $40M.

5. Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and CMP scheduling software.