Select Electric – Cerritos
This position is located in Cerritos, CA
Prepares complete estimates for bid process and/or contract negotiations as directed by President and/or Senior Project Manager, manages estimating workload and staff.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Review proposal specifications, drawings, existing site conditions and attend pre-bid meetings to determine scope of work.
Review and prepare bid documentations required for submittal, i.e. special insurance, bonds, DBE, etc.
Coordinate scope of work with Project Manager and Subcontractors
Interfaces with owner, A/E, and other contractors to provide engineering and cost data regarding project feasibility
Prepare estimates by calculating complete takeoff of scope of work; includes all materials, labor, equipment and sub-contractors.
Maintain files of working documents as backup for estimates figures
Prepare budgets and assist in creating preliminary project schedules following awarded contracts as assigned. May include estimating extra work items, change orders, credits; procuring material, monitor progress, cost/budget, revenue, etc..
Coordinate with P.O. Manager to create purchase orders for each project.
Coordinates the implementation of subcontracts with the Contract Manager
Follows all requirements of the company safety program.
Promotes safety among peers, subordinates and supervisors
Performs additional assignments as directed by the Project Manager
4-year engineering or construction management degree preferred or equivalent combination of technical training and/or related experience required.
LICENSE: Possess or ability to obtain a valid class C California driver’s license
Proven experience in effectively estimating similar construction projects.
10+ years of estimating experience in the transportation market (Rail & Industrial)
Strong computer skills desired
Thorough knowledge of construction procedures, estimating techniques, all engineering disciplines, cost control systems and accounts required
SKILLS, PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORKING CONDITIONS:
Advanced knowledge of estimating techniques and cost controls, plus ability to interpret computerized cost data and systems essential.
Knowledge of multiple disciplines required.
Excellent organizational, communication, planning and analytical skills required.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk, hear, walk, stand and sit for prolong periods.
Ability to operate a motor vehicle, required.
Working conditions consists of temperature-controlled buildings or offices (main office in Spring Valley, CA), outside elements such as rain, cold, and heat when working with in open environments, driving from various locations or attending meetings, etc. Noise levels are moderate to loud depending on work location