Estimator - Military veterans preferred

2020-01-04
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Den Haag
Netherlands

Netherlands - South Holland, Den Haag

Job Summary

Within this role you will be estimating all elements of project cost including labour (manual and non-manual), materials, construction equipment, subcontracts, supplies, consumables, expenses, operating costs, contingency, escalation, program risk, and the like.

Key duties

  • Cross-discipline application in one or more estimating disciplines including Civil / Structural / Mechanical / Electrical / Instrumentation.

  • Gathering, calculating and compiling data for use in developing all types of estimates, utilizing the AECOM estimating systems and processes.

  • Working with technical drawings, specifications, work breakdown structures, charts of accounts and published data used in preparing estimates.

  • Performing duties such as labour take-offs, material take offs, compilation of historical data, and the like.

  • Preparing tender bid packages and analysis of material and or subcontractor quotations.

  • Preparing or assisting in the preparation of project and discipline estimate summaries.

  • Recognizing how various processes/project actions and assumptions may impact estimates.

  • Leading estimate reviews and attends site visitations.

  • Developing industry best practices regarding estimates (types, supporting information, techniques/methodology, and the like).

  • Developing a basic understanding of each of AECOM’s organizational units.

  • Adhering to and applying AECOM’s health, safety, and environment policies and procedures.

  • Conforming to AECOM’s core values and applies administrative bulletins and other company standards.

  • Working toward alignment of customer and AECOM objectives.

Minimum Requirements

  • Degree in Construction, Engineering, and or demonstrated equivalent combination of education, training, and related field experience.

  • Several years of working experience in heavy industrial Construction and or Engineering industry is an asset.

  • At least a basic level of understanding of estimating terminology, measures, concepts and principles for preparing estimates.

  • Attention to detail and applies quality assurance techniques to each assignment.

  • Demonstrating consistency and utilizing clear judgment.

  • Strong team player must be able to build collaborative relationships with others.

  • Demonstrating energy, commitment on self development, and working towards continuous improvement.

  • Proficient with navigating and the interpretation of project drawings and specifications.

  • Proficient with the use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).

  • Previous Energy, Oil and Gas experience is an asset.

Preferred Qualifications

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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 Quantity Surveying

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Netherlands

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 230530BR

Additional Locations BE - Ghent

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.