Estimator

Blackeagle Energy Services

Fort Collins, Colorado Area

2016-09-12, 19:47:54

EXPIRED

Job Description

As an Estimator for Blackeagle, you will have the opportunity to develop estimates for Gas Utility and Oil & Gas Construction Projects ranging from Pipelines, Utilities and Process Facility work. You will prepare and/or coordinate complete estimates including analyzing specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare estimates and preparing portions of contract proposal estimates, to include the determination of applicable project plans and specifications.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate total estimating effort relevant to a particular bid/project as assigned
  • Review proposal specifications, drawings, attend pre-bid meetings, etc. to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate
  • Perform or assist risk and contract management responsibilities as required
  • Review and incorporate historical data from purchase orders, subcontracts, productivity analysis reports, etc. into unit and man-hour figures
  • Prepare discipline estimates by calculating complete takeoff of scope of work
  • Consult with clients, vendors, or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues
  • Monitor client addendum and advise the estimating team on changes during the estimate period
  • Prepare or assist bids, select vendors and/or subcontractors
  • May review design options and recommend best solution based on cost, engineering quality, or availability of materials
  • Work with Company employees, owners and subcontractors to get commitment/consensus regarding proposed bids
  • Review list of work to be performed by subcontractors
  • Review final estimate
  • Partner with other estimators to turn project over to production team
  • Follow awarded contracts as assigned – may include estimating extra work items, change orders, credits
  • Advise on major changes in scope of work
  • Monitor actual cost to estimated cost
  • Upon project completion, conduct debriefing with estimating and production teams to discuss positive and negative aspects of the project
  • Maintain files of working documents as back-up for estimate figures, including current/accurate information on prices from suppliers and subcontractors
  • Perform additional assignments per management’s direction

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field from an accredited institution  is preferred
  • 3+ years estimating & cost control related experience
  • Previous experience in the Gas Utility Construction and/or Oil & Gas Construction Industries is required
  • Knowledge of Bid To Win or similar Software
EXPIRED