Develop cost estimates for clients, and reviewing the progress of existing projects to ensure their completion within the parameters of the established project budget.
Interface with clients during estimate review and cost presentation.
Negotiate commercial terms for construction contracts.
Solicit sub-contractor pricing and bids for select trades in preparation of cost estimate
Provide narratives for selected portions of a project cost estimate to adequately describe scope and level of quality within an estimate.
Research selected products from a cost and constructability perspective
Conduct initial analysis of drawings and specifications, ensuring required information is provided
Ensures the credibility of the information contained in the estimate.
Preform estimates on change orders/new projects and execute contracts.
Oversees the development and recording of the projects historical estimate information and lessons learned.
Provides means of continuous improvement of the estimating organization through bench marking and maintaining affiliations with industry estimating/scheduling organizations and local/national chapters.
Supports the project teams and estimating personnel efforts towards the development of the project plan and translating that project plan into the project estimate.
Ensures that required project estimating and/or planning/scheduling controls are appropriately implemented and maintained.
Capability to meet critical project deadline, willingness to coordinate and work as a team member.
Supports the project teams and estimating/scheduling personnel efforts towards the development of the project plan and translating that project plan into the project estimate/schedule.
Conduct preliminary project Risk Analysis and perform general conditions analysis and pricing.
Provides expertise to develop methodologies, techniques and tools, software, standards and guidelines for estimating and/or planning/scheduling
Lead value engineering sessions and manage the meeting process with optimal results.
Bachelor’s' degree in, Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management OR a related field and the knowledge.
Knowledge in estimating software.
5+ years estimating on large projects (as an example, $10M or above).
Utility, Oil Refinery or similar experience.
Previously done estimating for mechanical piping and components
Must have Mechanical estimating experience or the 5+ yrs experience.
Must have 5+ Construction field experience and construction estimating on large projects.
Certified from ASPE, PMI, AACE, preferred
Higher education is a favorable.
Work experience in Mechanical trades Division 21 Fire Suppression, Division 22 Pluming/Piping, Division 23 HVAC
Expert knowledge in application of estimating/scheduling software and application of the software.