Amec Foster Wheeler
Requisition ID 2018-24060
Work Location US-GA-Kennesaw
Department / Discipline Estimating
Position Type Staff / Permanent
Overview / Responsibilities
Wood is currently seeking a Senior Estimator to support the Capital Projects Group (CPG) that performs large remediation and vertical construction projects for multiple business sectors. This position will provide proposal estimating, scheduling support, and bid solicitation support for government and commercial opportunities. The position will report to the Estimating Manager within Preconstruction Services Department.
Job location: Candidate will work out of the Kennesaw, GA office
Primary duties will be receiving request for proposals and performing multiple functions to deliver a cost estimate that complies with internal and external procedures. The role will also provide mentorship and instruction to lower level estimators. The role and responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
Receive, review, and segregate request for proposal into biddable sections internally or externally
Generate scope responsibility matrix that defines who is performing what on the project
Using OST, perform quantity take-offs and perform other calculations to arrive at biddable quantities
Using Excel, RSmeans, and/or Sage Estimating software; perform estimating function to arrive at estimate within accuracy requirements for that level of estimate
Using various databases, determine crew and production levels to support estimate
Assist with subcontractor list generation, writing statements of work, solicitation, and bid analysis
Maintain record of all correspondence and costs associated with estimate
Assist Project Controls Specialist with schedule setup and durations
After contract award, work with PM to transition project from opportunity to execution
During project execution, support PM on change order estimates and budget analysis to improve project financial performance
Provide oversight and instruction to more junior estimators support other proposals
Skills / Qualifications
BS in Engineering, Construction Management, or other related discipline
15 years environmental remediation and clean construction estimating experience
Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word
Proficiency with RSmeans, OST, and Sage Estimating
Strong interpersonal skills, creative solution and problem solving skills
Willing to travel on an as needed basis
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
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Amec Foster Wheeler
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