Project Estimator Underground Utilities

Vector Force Development Charlotte , NC 28201

Posted 4 months ago

SUMMARY OF POSITION: This position is responsible for bidding & estimating on specific bids. This position usually works in larger contract areas assisting the Supervisor with overflow, and generally works on smaller projects. It is our policy to provide and maintain safe and healthful working conditions for all employees and make a positive impact on the environment.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Maintains continuity among corporate, division and local work teams by documenting and communicating action, irregularities and continuing needs.
  • Evaluates offers to purchase by costing changes, additions and site requirements.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Retains cost keys and price maters by updating information.
  • Attend pre-bid and pre-job conferences.
  • Inspect job-sites with managers.
  • Gather material and subcontractors quotes.
  • Assist in preparing proposal bids.
  • Review bid documents for all necessary submittal requirements.
  • Develop crew and equipment requirements with project manager.
  • Estimate production levels.
  • Perform labor & material quantity take-offs from drawings.
  • Responsible for applying for appropriate contractual documents.

Requirements

  • Must be able to read blueprints
  • Ability to understand and interpret contracts/legal documents
  • Experience in Microsoft Office, such as: Excel, Word and Project
  • Detailed oriented
  • Multi-task
  • Analyzing information
  • Developing budgets and estimating

WORKING ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Must be willing to travel extensively. General office physical demands which can include: the ability to sit, stand, stoop, kneel, bend and walk. The ability to lift or carry up to 25 pounds. The ability to sit for sustained periods of time. Demonstrate the manual dexterity necessary to operate a keyboard, calculator and/or typewriter.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Will lifting, pushing, pulling or carries heavy objects; using abdominal and lower back muscles to provide support. Must have good manual dexterity, hand-eye coordination and balance. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; stoop; reach; climb; bend; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. This position requires the ability to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds.

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Project Estimator Underground Utilities

Vector Force Development