Heavy Civil Estimator

8 - 10 years experience  •  Energy / Oil & Gas

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/02/17
Pittsfield, ME
8 - 10 years experience
Energy / Oil & Gas
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/02/17

Job Responsibilities:

  • Identify scope of work and perform quantity takeoff from RFQ information for heavy civil projects.
  • Review available plans and specifications to make sure estimate effort is in compliance.
  • Perform conceptual estimates at times when detailed design information is not yet available.
  • Solicit pricing from material vendors and subcontractors.
  • Coordinate with other team members to develop overall estimate on larger projects.
  • Ensure compliance with company standards risks and client requirements.
  • Work with in-house design team to ensure estimated construction methods and schemes to perform the work are safe, workable and efficient.
  • Ensure estimates are complete, well organized, and ready for review by the estimating project team.
  • Develop project schedules to ensure projects can be completed to meet owner requirements and that company resources are used efficiently.
  • Ensure estimates address all potential safety risks and concerns.
  • Develop innovative means and methods for completing projects to increase competitiveness and margins.
  • Prepare proposals when necessary, and include information to document the basis of proposal.
  • Maintain base bid documents and organize estimate information.
  • Coordinate with the Cianbro operations team on successful bids to provide a thorough transition to the project team.

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • The successful candidate will have a four yearengineeringdegree or equivalent combination of technical training and/or experience.
  • 7-10 years of estimating heavy civil bridgeexperiencerequired or equivalent field experience
  • Bridge/heavy civil dam, concrete, steel, pile driving, coffer dam experiencerequired.
  • Ability to estimate other areas (structural, civil, etc) on smaller projects is a plus.
  • Requires strong computer skills, familiarity with scheduling and estimating software (HCSS) and MS Office.
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