Estimating Engineer - Cleveland
Position Description: Prepares detailed estimates for the project based on the construction drawings and specifications. In the performance of this function, the Estimating
Engineer is responsible for the communication of bids and scopes of work to supervisors.
Reports To: Senior Estimating Engineer, Chief Estimator or Preconstruction Manager
Essential Duties & Responsibilities*: Lead responsibility for:
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.
Preparingdetailedestimate ofentirescope of assigned trades, building system, and/or overall project cost.
Preparing and assembling bids and proposals for different contract types (Lump Sum, Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP), Cost Plus, etc.)
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 Requirement items are properly addressed in the estimate.
Obtaining and evaluating subcontractor proposals relative to their scope of work. Determining ifscopeis covered and managingriskof scope gaps.
Making recommendations to the Chief Estimator and Client for contemplated expenditures.
Supervising Assistant Estimating Engineers, Estimating Assistants and/or Interns as assigned.
Experienced in Self-perform Carpentry and Concrete estimating and/or MEP estimating is preferred.