New Brighton, PA 15066
Position: Estimator Structural Steel
Location: Beaver Falls, Pa
Salary: $50, 000 yearly plus benefits
Hours: Monday thru Friday
The Estimator is responsible for preparing estimates from start of bidding process through bid
Duties include: Specification review, drawing review, coordination and assistance in quantity and take-off, means and method planning, scheduling, pricing all direct and indirect job costs, soliciting and scoping subcontractors and suppliers, and closeout of the bid.
Perform full quantity takeoffs on projects. Assist others in preparation of takeoffs.
Complete bid pricing on takeoffs up to $SM with a focus on bridge, building and industrial structures.
Solicitation of all required subcontractors and suppliers on each project.
Ability to identify scope and delineate lines of responsibilities for subcontractors and Suppliers.
Must have the ability to translate conceptual design, project drawings, and technical specifications of a bridge or complex construction projects into full scope cost estimates with accurate forecasting.
Utilize existing cost history, estimating software and other resources to perform the estimating function.
Analyzes alternative solutions and construction methods to increase the competitiveness of bids.
Utilize company procedures, estimating techniques, engineering means and methods, materials, construction techniques and services.
Establishes and maintains relationships, consultants, subs, and suppliers.
Travels to pre-bid meetings as needed.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
5 years of progressive estimating experience on bridges, structures and heavy civil projects both commercial and industrial.
3-5+ years as an Estimator in heavy civil industries.
Structural steel rehabilitation including retrofit, reinforcing, and steel replacement is a plus.
Proven success in winning profitable large bridge and heavy civil construction projects independently up to SM.
Experience working on various types of projects including Bid Build (Lump Sum, Unit Price), etc.
Demonstrated leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills are a must.
Ability to work independently on estimates up to SM and a part of a larger team on estimates over $1OM.
Must be willing to travel as needed to successfully perform the duties of the position
BS in Civil Engineering from a four-year college or university; or
5-10 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
Supervisory experience considered a plus
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical procedures and government regulations
Ability to write reports.
Ability to present information and to respond to high level questions
from groups of executives, managers, clients, customers, and the general public
Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive and negative situations; listens and gains clarity from others; responds well to questions
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)