Conceptual Estimator

Faith Technologies   •  

Lenexa, KS

Industry: Technology

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 85 days ago

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A position at Faith Technologies can be the answer to your future career. As a Conceptual Estimator, you’ll be part of a progressive national leader in electrical planning, engineering, technology and energy services.

Faith Technologies enables employee growth and success through industry-leading training and development, utilization of the latest industry technologies, and an uncompromised focus on safety.

We recognize and reward top performers, offering competitive, merit-based compensation, career path development and a flexible and robust benefits package that boasts everything from paid training and tuition reimbursement to an award-winning wellness program.

The Conceptual Estimator is responsible for analyzing/utilizing historical data to work with Faith clients providing early involvement conceptual estimates. The ideal candidate must be proficient in the use of a PC and Microsoft Office Suite, electrical knowledge is preferred, project Management/Cost Management experience is preferred, and estimating experience is preferred.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent technical training
  • Experience: 4 to 5 years of project management or electrical estimating experience

or

  • Education: Completion of an Electrical Apprenticeship Program or equivalent work experience (8,000 hours)
  • Experience: 4 to 5 years of project management or electrical estimating experience

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead conceptual estimating efforts and communicate with operations team throughout the process.
  • Contact appropriate parties (consultant, engineer, owner, etc.) to answer and/or clarify any questions and ambiguities.
  • Consults with clients, vendors, foreman/superintendents, and project managers to discuss and formulate estimates.
  • Confers with engineers, architects, owners, contractors, and subcontractors on changes/adjustments to cost estimates.
  • Reviews limited specification information and other documentation to prepare conceptual detailed time, cost, materials, and labor estimates for commercial, industrial, and mission critical projects.
  • Organizes bid components to ensure accuracy and completeness.
  • Utilize Blue-beam, Accubid Enterprise, and Live-Count to assist with project analysis.
  • Reviews and finalizes bids to make sure bid is accurate and complete.
  • Mentors other Estimators and Faith Project Managers while assisting them in the formulation and development of estimates, follow up activities in regard to estimating activities, and bid strategies.
  • Maintains positive relationships with fellow co-workers, customers, suppliers, and vendors.

The job description and responsibilities described are intended to provide guidelines for job expectations and the employee's ability to perform the position described. It is not intended as a comprehensive list of all functions, responsibilities, skills or abilities. Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate.