Estimator ll

  • 347 Group
  • Portland, OR, USA
  • Apr 29, 2020
Full time Construction Customer Service General Business Other Professional Services Strategy-Planning

Job Description

Construction Utility Estimator

We have an immediate opportunity for a Construction Estimator in the Portland, Oregon area. This individual will be responsible for estimating projects for the Utility sector.

Duties and Responsibilities:
· Review proposal specifications, drawings, and attend pre-bid meetings
· Estimating medium to large projects for Transmission, Distribution and Substations
· Request and analyze pricing from subcontractors and material suppliers
· Prepare estimates by performing takeoffs, developing construction approach, and calculating projected costs
· Coordinate total estimating effort with proposal team
· Review and analyze historical data from past projects
· Review estimates with operations
· Present and participate in bid strategy meetings
· Prepare technical proposals by working with the team to translate the construction process and plan of construction into a professional presentation
· Able to travel to job locations to assist in confirming project site conditions
· Meet proposal deadlines by establishing priorities and target dates
· Facilitate contract handoff to PM and Operations team
· Follow awarded contracts – analyze actual costs and adjust future estimates

Education and Qualifications:
· BS Degree in Construction Management, Engineering or related field is preferred
· Minimum 5+ years of combined experience - Power Estimating, Project Managing, or field experience in outside power construction required