TRC Companies, Inc
TRC is looking for and experience Construction Estimator for our office located in Waltham, MA. The Construction Estimator will prepare accurate and timely construction estimates for large scale complex construction projects including natural gas transmission, distribution, LNG and regulator stations. Estimates include all aspects of a project including materials, engineering, permitting, environmental compliance, construction, labor and equipment. Responsibilities Prepare construction estimates based on engineering designs, drawings, site visits, contractual agreements and associated materials. Incorporate solid understanding of the gas utility construction process into complex estimates. Analyze key themes and trends to ensure all factors are properly considered, priced and included in the project estimate. Assists in developing the project schedule along with supporting the determination of staffing, overtime and equipment. Provide support for all standard construction estimating needs throughout Gas Operations to ensure all factors are properly considered, priced and included in construction estimates. Establish the likely progress and completion rates, including allowances for bad weather and unforeseen circumstances. Consult with vendors, personnel in other departments or engineers to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues. Confer with Engineers on changes and adjustments to cost estimates. Review material and labor requirements to recommend whether it is more cost effective to perform work using In House Construction or Contractor Crews. Develop comparative estimates for management decision making. Monitor year-on-year accuracy of estimated costs and challenge business processes in order to ensure National Grid is compliant with applicable regulations and deliver projects on budget. Perform planned versus actual evaluations upon project completions for costs and schedule. Document findings and develop improvement plans based on the analysis. Assists in writing technical procedures for the Department. Identify, analyze and mitigate potential project risks. Challenge existing ways of working and continuously seek ways to do things better in order to drive greater efficiencies within assigned area. Work independently to manage schedule and workload in order to meet need dates. Ability to see multiple relationships and impacts upon construction project outcomes. Able to identify likely effects or consequences to estimates at various levels. Understand the linkage of estimating to other core aspects of the business process such as scheduling. Bachelor's Degree in Estimating, Engineering, Construction Management or closely related field. 5 years of estimating work experience. Experience working in Gas Utility construction projects. Proficient MS Office computer skills (Access, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, etc.) Strong problem solving and analytical skills. Proven interpersonal and written communication skills. Knowledge of planning, design, and construction process. Able to work and interact with various team members during all phases of projects. Must have a valid driver's license with safe driving history.
TRC Companies, Inc
Website : http://www.trcsolutions.com
A pioneer in groundbreaking scientific and engineering developments since the 1960s, TRC is a national engineering, consulting and construction management firm providing integrated services to the energy, environmental and infrastructure markets. We serve a broad range of clients in government and industry, implementing complex projects from initial concept to operations. TRC is over 4,100 technical professionals and support personnel at more than 120 offices throughout the U.S. Our clients depend on TRC’s multidisciplinary teams to design solutions to their toughest business challenges in the energy, environmental and infrastructure markets. We understand our clients’ goals, and embrace them as our own, applying creativity, experience, integrity and dedication to deliver superior solutions to the world’s energy, environment and infrastructure challenges. We will solve the challenges of making the Earth a better place to live — community by community and project by project.