Heavy Civil Estimator

Jobvous LLC - Channelview, TX

Accountable for the preparation of estimates, takeoffs, and gathering information required for project proposals. Activities include working closely with the project team(s) to ensure success in the bid proposal and project execution.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Perform quantity take-off, pricing and bidding of construction projects. Work in conjunction with the project teams to prepare an accurate bid proposal.
  • Represent company to subcontractors through management of the estimating process, including solicitation of bids and constructability input
  • Final assembly of estimate for presentation
  • Solid hard bid and conceptual estimating capabilities.
  • Estimates including marine facilities, concrete structures, and piling foundations.
  • Aid field operations with change order pricing.
  • Meet with potential clients to discuss options for proposed services.
  • Formulate cost break down from estimates and for project progress.
  • Complete Budgeting and Scheduling for projects and track same. Monitor progress, requisition change orders and identify any potential risks.

Job Requirements:

A B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering/Construction Management or related discipline and a minimum of 5 years of experience, or equivalent work experience is required. Prior estimating experience with heavy emphasis on civil projects. Able to manage estimating multiple projects concurrently. Must be qualified and physically able to drive regular passenger vehicles to visit work locations and potential project areas. Ideally, the incumbent must have familiarization with Project Estimating, Industrial, Marine and Railroad Construction Materials, Procurement, Construction Estimating, Scheduling, Cost Control, Project Standards, and Safety & Environmental Compliance. Experience with HCSS HeavyBid estimating software preferred.

Posted On: Wednesday, July 8, 2020

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