Senior Estimator

Railworks   •  

Hawthorne, CA

11 - 15 years

Posted 265 days ago

This job is no longer available.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Prepare complete estimates for assigned projects of varying size and degree of complexity

• Review, understand and highlight to Proposal Manager and onerous and/or unusual contract requirements and any special provisions such as DBE participation requirements

• Produce completed pricing sheets, material and labor units

• Coordinate, Review and Compare Subcontractor bids

• Adjust estimated labor units for job type, conditions and location

• Analyze Project to determine any Labor and/or Material saving methods

• Review Local Labor Union Agreements to determine rates, benefits etc

• Present final bid to Senior Management

• Supervise and coordinate the work of the junior estimators

• Attend pre-bid conferences and make site visitations when required

• Participate as required in estimating hand off to construction upon successful award of contract

• Maintain effective discipline and keep good staff morale

Job Qualifications:

The Senior Estimator shall have a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience.

A good knowledge of OCS/TPS/SIGNAL/COMM construction is required.

Knowledge of MS Office products and Hard-Dollar Estimating Software a must.

Also, must have exceptional organizational and supervisory skills.


Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or equivalent experience

Physical/Travel/Attendance Requirements

• Works in an office environment

• Frequently sits for long periods of time

• Frequently speaks, reads, writes, and uses a computer keyboard

• May require occasional standing, walking, lifting, stooping, or bending

This job description is not intended to represent a complete, comprehensive list of all duties and responsibilities that may be required in this position. There may be unplanned activities and other duties as assigned.

REQUISITION NUMBER: 20171009-25001-001