Prepares detailed estimates for the project based on the construction drawings and specifications. In the performance of this function, the Assistant Engineer is responsible for the communication of bids and scopes of work to supervisors.
Estimating Engineer, Senor Estimating Engineer, Chief Estimator or Preconstruction Manager
Essential Duties & Responsibilities*: In the areas assigned:
Preparing complete quantity take-offs, analysis, estimate, and studies for all items incorporated in the assigned scope.
Performing a constructability analysis through the identification of design and constructability issues.
Developing a value analysis by defining alternatives to the proposed scope that are more cost-efficient.
Serving as liaison with subcontractors, design team (architects, engineers, consultants) and client.
Preparing detailed estimate of entire scope of assigned trades, building system, and/or overall project cost.
Analyzing existing site conditions and all contract documents (plans, specifications, etc.) to determine any required scope that is not indicated.
Preparing scope requisitions for assigned trades; coordinating with fellow estimators to eliminate scope gaps and overlaps.
Working with operations staff and fellow estimators to ensure that General Conditions and General Requirements items are properly addressed in the estimate.
Obtaining and evaluating subcontractor proposals relative to their scope of work. Determining of scope is covered and managing risk of scope gaps.
Making recommendations to the Chief Estimator and client for contemplated expenditures.
Supervising Estimating Assistants and/or Interns as assigned.
Bachelor's degree and one or two years' related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Proven written and verbal communication abilities; proficiency with computer applications, including Microsoft Office Suite. Ability to read, understand and interpret contract documents, drawings, specifications, scopes of work and project schedule. Demonstrated leadership and interpersonal skills.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Performance of the required duties will require physical ability to occasionally climb permanent and temporary stairs, climb ladders, negotiate work areas under construction, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Occasionally requires passenger use of construction personnel hoists. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Performing this job regularly requires us of hands to find, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls, sit talk hear and stand. Employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may work in an office or on-site at the construction work site. In the office environment, the noise is usually quite to moderate. In the on-site setting, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts; high precarious places, fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions and risk of electrical shock. The noise in this work environment is usually moderate to very loud.
- May perform other duties as necessary or assigned.
Turner is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.
VEVRAA Federal Contractor