Estimator

Date: Nov 19, 2016
Location: Various Locations, MD, US
Company: Kiewit
Requisition ID:60504 ?
Kiewit is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned company operates through a network of offices and projects in the United States, Canada and Australia. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building and mining. Kiewit had 2015 revenues of $9 billion and employs more than 22,000 staff and craft employees.
Primary Responsibilities
?Develop complete estimates for large, complex jobs.
?Supervise estimators in the preparation of check estimates for other work, review estimates prepared by other estimating groups or JV partners to determine completeness of data used, procedures, and aid in resolving differences in bid items.
?Review owner plans and specifications to develop a comprehensive understanding of the project; develop plan for the actual construction to serve as basis for the estimate.
?Reviews all bid and contract documents and home office legal department opinions.
?Conduct site investigation prior to forming a plan of operations to identify any problems or conditions of an unusual nature that may be present.
?Util?ize engineer techniques and procedures to conduct investigation and adhere to standard company policy and procedures.
?Perform design work as required by the project that is beyond the estimator scope of experience; handle any major technical problems encountered during bid preparation.
?Stay abreast of trends and developments, such as new equipment, methods and procedures that are developing in the industry.
?Prepare special engineering studies or reports required by certain bid items or conditions.
?Consult with owners on various problems discovered during bid preparation, design, rates, schedules, etc.
Qualifications
?Undergraduate or graduate degree in mechanical, electrical, civil or construction-related tech?nology, OR extensive and related work experience leading to a thorough understanding of the knowledge, skills and abilities described above
?At least seven years of related experience
?Extensive knowledge and demonstrated experience with heavy industrial construction and gas-fired combustion turbine power plants
?Exceptionally strong attention to detail, communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
?Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office products (e.g. Excel, Work, Outlook, Powerpoint)
?Proof of eligibility to legally work in the United States
?Ability to perform duties in wide-ranging physical and climatic conditions, heights and negotia?tion of complex stair structures
/Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law./
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