Estimator

A part of the Sales and Estimating Team, the Estimator plans, organizes, and fully develops comprehensive conceptual and final costing estimates from the start to the completion of varied civil construction projects. The Estimator works with Senior Management and may direct Junior Estimators in the delivery of a total bid price for heavy civil general contracts in both conventional tender and design build formats.  This position requires a thorough understanding and applied knowledge of construction earthwork, structures, paving, underground, and grading practices on large /complex heavy civil projects.

 

Key job activities

  • Review contractual documents and contract modifications to determine scope of work
  • Review specifications and drawings and attend pre-bid meetings to determine scope of work and required contents of estimates;
  • Prepare accurate takeoff quantities using Autodesk QTO takeoff application.
  • Prepare, issue, receive and review supplier and subcontractor proposals and pricing