Job Description: Responsibilities:
? Provide project related (civil, electrical, mechanical) estimating services to the Lines of Business in managing their business decisions that result unreliable, total project cost estimates
? Acts in consulting capacity to review and understand investment strategies, aligning cost estimates and scope assessments (risk) to those strategies.
? Advanced technical degree/or equivalent experience
? Ability to create a high energy team climate whereby team members are able to discuss relevant issues freely and where there is a strong emphasis on continuous improvement, questioning the value of every activity and creating better solutions.
? Must be a self-starter capable of seeking out project related information from Project Stakeholders.
? 8 years of experience ? at least 4 of which are in estimating. The balance can be made up of either utility construction or design experience.
? Typically possess 4 years of experience on a project performing work outside the estimating function.
? Must have estimating experience with an electrical concentration in High Voltage Substation/Transmission.
? Ability to prepare conceptual cost estimates from one line diagrams and general arrangement drawings.
? Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel
? Previous experience with any estimating software is a plus
? Adaptable, self-starter who is client-focused and encourages teamwork.
? Excellent communication skills.
? Ability to develop high level, complex estimates.
? Interpret and understand project requirements.
? Candidate must foster an inclusive work environment and respect all aspects of diversity. Successful candidate must demonstrate and value differences in others' strengths, perspectives, approaches, and personal choices
? Experience in performing Monte Carlo simulation to identify minimum, maximum and expected cost for the indeterminate scope items.
? Professional society membership.
? Previous EPC, or Utility experience.
? Previous experience with EOS/Sage 300 estimating software as plus.
Website : http://www.crossfireconsulting.com/
Crossfire is a full service information technology company based in New York. Since 2000, Crossfire has successfully delivered more than 100 IT Development projects and has provided precision staffing for 22 Fortune 500 companies. We currently operate nationwide, are employee- owned, and are certified as a majority women-owned business.