Senior Estimator

Sundt Construction   •  

Tempe, AZ

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 50 days ago

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Job Summary

The Senior Estimator operates with minimal oversight on preconstruction teams, frequently serving as the principal point of contact with the design team and the owner. Senior estimators are capable of leading all types of project delivery methods and have demonstrated competence in basic and advanced estimating functions. Senior Estimators are knowledgeable regarding cost for all work elements including mechanical and electrical systems and prepare conceptual estimates, general conditions, and logistics plans that require minimal review by senior staff. Sr. Estimators will also provide training and mentoring to estimators on staff.

Key Responsibilities

  1. Provides feedback to design team regarding cost and constructability.

  2. Performs advanced estimating tasks to include serving as the prime point of contact for hard bid pursuits, coordinating constructability reviews, and applying appropriate indirect costs including insurance, taxes, and fees.

  3. Develops conceptual estimates for review by senior personnel.

  4. Provide coordination with operations to ensure a reasonable plan (schedule, logistics, staffing) has been developed.

  5. Capably performs basic estimating functions including quantity takeoff, pricing development for all trade work (including mechanical and electrical scopes), and abstracting (including the development and analysis of trade bids).

  6. For projects where third party consultants are involved, provide justification and reconciliation of Sundt estimates.

  7. Leads the preparation of estimating documents/deliverables with minimal oversight from Senior personnel, to include budget uploads, purchasing plans, subcontracts, purchase orders, General Conditions and project logistics.

Minimum Job Requirements

  1. Proficient use of all Microsoft Office Suite programs.

  2. Preferred candidates will have obtained their LEED accreditation and DBIA certification, or express willingness to obtain.

  3. Four?year engineering degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and/or related experience.

  4. Ten or more years of experience in an estimating role.

  5. Successful history executing projects as the prime point of contact with minimal oversight for project teams.

  6. Ideal candidates will have project experience in one or more key market sectors identified by the business unit.

Note: Job Description is subject to change at any time and may include other duties as assigned.

Physical Requirements

  1. Occasionally will climb stairs, ladders, etc.

  2. Will interact with people frequently during a shift/work day

  3. Will lift, push or pull objects on an occasional basis

  4. Will sit, stand or walk short distances for up to the entire duration of a shift/work day.

  5. May reach above shoulder heights and below the waist on a frequent basis

  6. May use telephone, computer system, email, or other electronic devices on a limited basis to communicate with internaland external customers or vendors

  7. May stoop, kneel, or bend, on an occasional basis

  8. Required to use hands to grasp, lift, handle, carry or feel objects on a frequent basis

  9. Ability to wear personal protective equipment is required (including but not limited to; steel toed shoes, gloves, safety glasses, hearing protection, hardhat, vest, etc.)

  10. Must be able to comply with all safety standards and procedures

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement:

Sundt Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, age, disability, national origin, covered veteran status, or genetic information. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.