Experienced Electrical Estimator - KIE

Kiewit Englewood , CO 80110

Posted 3 weeks ago

Requisition ID: 97659

Job Level: Mid Level

Department: Estimating

Market: Transportation

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Overview

As an Experienced Electrical Estimator, you will work to help Kiewit create timely and accurate proposals for infrastructure projects throughout the United States and Canada.

At Kiewit, one of our keys to company stability is winning work at the right price. Without some of the best estimators in the business, we wouldn't be where we are today and we're currently looking for a few more to join our growing team. If you enjoy planning and evaluating a project, estimating may be the right career path for you.

District Overview

Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers (KIE) is a multi-faceted and leading-edge division of our company that offers a variety of services, including, temporary and permanent design services for current projects and new project pursuits in the United States and Canada. Our design services group has offices in Colorado, Nebraska, Washington State, and Toronto, Canada offering expertise in structural, geotechnical, civil, drainage, roadway, and materials disciplines. Our engineering group is responsible for managing engineering assignments in support of Kiewit's construction projects in both the United States and Canada. As part of the engineering group, you will have the opportunity to work with other structural and geotechnical engineers, members of our interdisciplinary engineering team, as well as estimators, schedules and construction experts to provide advice on construction methodology, risk and the design of temporary works.

Location

This role will be based out of Kiewit's Englewood, CO (south Denver) office.

Responsibilities

  • Review, analyze, and interpret Contract Documents (RFP, specifications, etc.).

  • Perform all tasks related to quantity takeoffs and pricing of design-build projects in the infrastructure market.

  • Manage a team of estimators to complete the estimate for a project.

  • Manage Electrical subcontractors and suppliers and evaluate price proposals

  • Coordinate with engineers/designers to provide constructability input and value engineering for preliminary project plans.

  • Participate in and/or lead Task Force Meetings, brainstorms, and working sessions with engineers/designers.

  • Identify, quantify, and communicate Risk throughout the estimating process.

  • Perform site visits and investigations as needed.

Qualifications

  • Must be willing to relocate to the Denver, CO area.

  • Degree in Construction Managment, Electrical Engineering or related degree preferred.

  • Broad knowledge and ability to understand project scheduling, cost control, specifications, and engineering drawings.

  • 3+ years of construction experince with 2+ years of experince in estimating on infrastructure projects

  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office products (e.g. Excel, Word, Outlook Powerpoint)

  • Experince with InEight Estimate (HardDollar) preferred

  • Experince with CADD and 3D Modeling software preferred.

  • Possess strong mathematical and computer skills

  • must be able to meet deadlines

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

  • Candidate must possess a strong work ethic

  • Work independently as well as part of a team.

  • Strong interpersonal and organization skills

  • Good attention to detail with the ability to recognize discrepancies

  • Knowledge of construction methods, costs and techniques

  • Knowledge of constrcution safety and current federal & OSHA Requirements

  • Must be willing to travel as the job requires

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


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