Estimator V - Military veterans preferred

2019-08-31
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Irvine
California
United States

United States of America - California, Irvine

Job Summary

AECOM/Shimmick Construction is looking to hire an (Electrical) Estimator V to work in our Irvine, CA office. Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, while having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Understands estimating terminology and measures and recognizes estimating processes/project actions that may impact the project.

  • Participates with management in development of strategies and plans.

  • Participates in analyzing and using estimations to predict key project issues.

  • Assists in the evaluation of business opportunities and potential profitability.

  • Understands construction means, methods, and sequences-multiple disciplines.

  • Supervises junior staff through task development, establishing and maintaining goals and expectations, and documenting performance related issues and achievements.

  • Identifies and develops talent.

  • Actively participates in all staffing issues affecting their area of responsibility.

  • Assists in tracking action items.

  • This is a supervisory/technical specialist position responsible for planning, organizing, and supervising the work of subordinates under the direction of a manager or functions as a technical expert.

  • Prepares or assist in the preparation of ROIC and IRR forecasts.

  • May work directly with contractor to resolve technical matters during negotiation and contract execution.

  • Prepares crew build-ups and production rate determinations.

  • Determines construction equipment selection.

  • Possesses a working knowledge of planning and scheduling.

  • Understands company cost structure (overheads, G&A, insurances).

  • Capable of managing the preparation of an estimate.

  • Leads Project Team estimate reviews.

  • Evaluates suitability of scope and execution plan for basis of estimate.

  • Initiates the preparation of an Estimate Plan (approach, techniques, level of effort, cost, schedule), Basis of Estimate and qualifications.

  • Prepares bid tabulations responding to the customer/Request for Proposal requirements

  • Collects, analyzes and archives project data. Develops historical documentation.

  • Develops current project estimate comparisons with previous performance and market benchmark data.

  • Helps prepare information for Executive Review Committee presentations.

Minimum Requirements

Education and Experience:

  • BA/BS + 8 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Advanced Excel Skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to discern new markets and develop business in those areas.

  • Must be detail oriented, thorough, well organized and effectively manage time.

  • Team player with excellent listening skills and diplomacy; willingness to work with colleagues on a variety of initiatives.

  • Ability to work in a high-paced environment with a sense of urgency.

  • Strong organizational skills – ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

  • Consultative, service-oriented mindset and collaborative problem-solving skills.

  • Proactive and goal-oriented, with the ability to work independently and manage change effectively.

  • Knowledge of Acubid, Hard Dollar and excellent Excel skills.

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • Relocation benefits are not available for this position.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Construction

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 216772BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.