Estimator-Electrical T&D, Substations (Troutdale, OR)
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Department:||Hawkeye Construction, Inc.|
Hawkeye Construction, Inc, a subsidiary of MYR Group Inc., one of the oldest and largest electrical contractors in the country, has an immediate opportunity for an Estimator at its Troutdale, OR district office.
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The MYR Group Inc. and its subsidiaries are an equal opportunity employer.
Apply online at www.myrgroup.com
|Duties:||The Estimator will be responsible for, but not limited to:|
--Prepare complete cost estimates for electric transmission, distribution and substation projects.
--Understand and monitor program of work to ensure estimates are completed prior to deadlines
--Schedule and attend field walk-downs with customer, subcontractor and construction personnel to understand and determine constructabilty requirements.
--Perform field take-offs/evaluations for estimate preparation.
--Compare various project documents for accuracy and consistently
--Participate in estimate review process with internal and external stake holders
--Assist construction personnel throughout the project life-cycle in tracking and understanding basis of cost estimate
--Assist in the preparation and submission of change orders
--Followup at the end of a project to close any loops in the estimating process
**May have some Project Management duties as well and those duties could include:
-Preparation of project construction schedules
-Submission of Request for Information to clients
-Acting as main point of contact for projects and facilitating conference calls
-Coordinating meetings, scheduling updates, submitting deliverables and addressing outstanding ‘open items’ as requested by clients
-Preparation of look-ahead documents and weekly/monthly progress reports
-Reviewing and monitoring job costs versus budgets
-Reporting to management team
-Other duties as assigned
-Keeping emphasis on the client, develop an understanding of the client’s culture, key people and processes
|Qualifications:||--Candidate must possess experience in understanding blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time/cost/labor estimates for projects and services. |
--5 years or more of experience in the Utility Industry and/or possessing estimating knowledge of electric distribution, transmission and substation projects is required.
-- 5 years or more of experience in the Utility Industry and/or possessing Project Management within the electric distribution, transmission and substation projects is preferred
--Ability to prepare construction schedules in Microsoft Project and/or Primavera
-Bachelors degree in Construction Management, Engineering or related field is preferred
--Valid drivers license and ability to travel as required throughout OR and surrounding areas.
--Must have excellent analytical, organizational, verbal, written and communication skills.
--Must be a team player and be able to work with various partners from start to finish.
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