Estimator - Orange County, CA

OHL USA Santa Ana , CA 92701

Posted 7 days ago

OverviewThis $1.2 Billion project represents the design/build improvement of 16 miles of the existing I-405 freeway beginning at SR73 to I-605 of I-405. This project is managed jointly by the US construction firms OHL North America and Astaldi Construction Corporation, fully supported by our international parent companies, collaborating to form the joint venture OC 405 Partners established to improve infrastructure in Orange County, California.The primary objective of this position is to work as part of an estimating team focused on Heavy Highway Construction. This position will focus on rebidding, change orders and claims for existing drawings.Responsibilities * Responsible for all aspects of Estimating process * Conduct thorough analysis of drawings and specifications, ensuring required information is provided. * Perform detailed project cost estimate using estimating software such as HCSS. * Research selected products from a cost and constructability perspective. * Solicit sub-contractor pricing and bids for different trades in preparation of cost estimate. * Review progress and construction documents for constructability. Lead and participate in discussion regarding alternate detail and materials for specific areas or trades. * Provide and present value engineering options and costs * Provide and present estimating productions and scheduling. * Coordinate administrative staff in sending documents to vendors.Qualifications*
  • Requirements * College degree in Engineering or Construction Management. * Minimum 10+ years' experience in Heavy Highway industry * Local knowledge of the industry. * Must be fluent in English written and oral.Skills * Highly proficient in selected software (Excel, Word, Outlook) B2W or HCSS HeavyBid estimating software and P6 a plus. * Ability to make decisions, work independently and coordinate estimating colleagues. * Ability to meet critical project deadline, willingness to coordinate and work as a Team Member.The company shall not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to OC405 Partners, OHL USA, or an employee of the companies and/or project, by mail, electronically, or otherwise will be considered property of the OC405 Partners. The company will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. The company will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. Human Resources departments of the respective companies are the only authorized representatives that may execute any agreements with search firms or staffing agencies. As a condition for payment, a Vendor shall have the Personnel Agreement and a Job Order signed by an authorized representative of OC405 Partners, or OHL USA. Verbal or written communications from any employee of OC405 Partners shall not be considered binding obligations. All resumes whether unsolicited or solicited shall be the property of OC405 Partners and OHL USA.OHL NA and its affiliates are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. #LI-LK2
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