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Estimator Job Description

Job Overview

We are looking for a hardworking Estimator to plan exact estimates for completing projects and ventures by collecting data and examining crucial measurements.

As an Estimator, you will be responsible to use your will in providing knowledge of cost and profits that help profitable business decisions. You should possess excellent numerical skills and an analytical mindset. You should also be thorough and apt in overseeing relationships with key people. Your main objective is to provide comprehensive reports so the organization can make informed decisions that will enhance its profitability and development.

Responsibilities

  • Establish associations with key vendors like subcontractors, suppliers, engineers etc.

  • Give consultation on planning (e.g. labor needs, schedules and so on).

  • Decide key factors for an expense and further estimates.

  • Assemble direct data from stockrooms, sites or different locations.

  • Organize research to get information on work costs, materials, manufacturing times and so on.

  • Utilize softwares for data analysis, forecasting and budgeting.

  • Acquire and audit offers and statements by subcontractors or sellers.

  • Perform risk analysis.

  • Make and submit estimate reports or offers to suitable people (e.g.project managers, customers, bidding competitions and so on).

Requirements

  • BS/BA degree in Engineering, Construction Science or relevant field.

  • Professional Estimator Certification (CPE) is a plus.

  • Proven 2+ year work experience as an Estimator or similar position.

  • Familiar with financial and project management standards.

  • Thorough knowledge of research and information analysis strategies to comprehend the undertaking project and its prerequisites.

  • Expert in estimating formulas.

  • Splendid Maths and IT capabilities with an analytical mindset.

  • Capable of applicable programming software (e.g.Timberline, HCSS HeavyBid).

  • Exceptional communication skills.


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