This position exists to win profitable projects with current and new clients and meeting or exceeding strategic and financial objectives.
Estimator is responsible for the oversight of the estimating process for all projects bid and awarded within the Construction division of company, and will establish standardized procedures, methods and processes.
RESPONSIBILITIES Managing Others Assigns responsibilities for estimating team on each project. Evaluates, and estimates all project tenders and budget proposals and maintains the CCS masters.
Reviews project plans and specifications and coordinates with the team to confirm complete scope. Technical and Reporting Leverage prior experience regarding the performance of back-end environmental estimating involving relevant systems in order to favorably position company.
Create estimates and develop critical path schedules. Evaluate labour productivity and installation schemes. Provide expertise and experience to problem solving, operational and marketing challenges.
Develop and oversee an analysis of the past performance on projects and establish estimating standards for all future estimates based on such analysis.
Assist in oversight of the historical cost database and bid management and estimating software. Reviews general conditions, schedule, scopes of work, hoisting plans, site logistics and other exhibits as prepared by Sites.
Pricing of change impacts as required. Ensures the flow of project information is maintained and documented Compliance and Effectiveness Manages tender finalization process in line with EXCO requirements and governance.
Perform constructability reviews, analyze budgets and project costs. Lead the procurement of subcontractors and materials for the purpose of the tender.
Maintains and communicates data on construction and material cost trends affecting project costs. Analyze alternate means and methods to determine the most economic alternative.
QUALIFICATION A minimum of a relevant Engineering degree or advanced diploma or equivalent EXPERIENCE 5 to 10 years experience in the Construction / Engineering field SKILLS, QUALITIES AND ABILITIES Financial management and control Networking and motivational skills Conflict management Negotiation Skills Computer Skills Communication Skills Building Relationships Numerical skills Analytical skills Management skills Project Management skills A minimum of a relevant Engineering degree or advanced diploma or equivalent 5 to 10 years experience in the Construction / Engineering field Financial management and control Networking and motivational skills Conflict management Negotiation Skills Computer Skills