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Cost Manager/Estimator in Mountain View, CO at SNI Technology

Date Posted: 9/11/2019

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Job Description

Seeking Mid to Senior Level Estimator for Long Term Project at DIA!


The Estimator will prepare cost estimates, complete pricing and cost validations, and provide specialty cost deliverables. Utilize industry experience to develop cost estimates of local market and project conditions. We seek the individual who has long term career goals and would like to grow professionally.

Requirements :

  • Airport experience desirable but not essential.
  • Contracting experience desirable but not essential.
  • Must have major construction project delivery experience.
  • Bachelor's degree in Construction, Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering or a related field.
  • At least seven years' relevant experience.
  • Must be highly articulate, have clear and analytical approach to problem solving, and strong decision making abilities.
  • Must have excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Skills using industry standard Onscreen Takeoff Software is desirable but not essential
  • Must have knowledge of typical estimating program functionality, using industry standard cost formats (Uniformat/ CSI etc.) and related WBS.
  • Knowledge of local construction market in area of operation including pricing conventions and trends is desirable.
  • Ability to manage and develop Schematic and Detailed cost model estimates.
  • Ability to work within a team but also to manage own work load and close out tasks.
  • Must have a proactive approach to problem solving and to meeting project or client deadlines
  • Commercially astute and knowledgeable in Construction Contracts and the content of typical contract documentation is desirable.
  • Must have Change Management and Control experience.
  • Must thoroughly understand and utilize Information Technology in the performance of work including Internet, Intranet, Microsoft Windows OS, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project.


Responsibilities:

  • Analyzes blueprints and other documents; prepares detailed cost estimates.
  • Leads the development of cost model estimates utilizing historic information and industry experience to develop detailed cost estimate forecasting.
  • Obtains accurate and up to date pricing information from databases, contractors, suppliers, etc. to utilize in estimates.
  • Reviews inputted estimate takeoff information using industry standard onscreen software for specific disciplines to provide checks to assess accuracy.
  • Works with architects, engineers, project managers and contractors to develop a clear understanding of project and package scope during preparation of estimates.
  • Develops relationships with members of A/E firms and other project team members.
  • Undertakes comprehensive reviews of Contractor's estimate submissions, change requests and bids including pricing clarifications, assumptions, terms and conditions.

Pay and benefits are competitive for the market. The opportunity is temp to hire and is not just a project role. Apply today to learn more!