Lead Estimator - AECOM Tishman (New Orleans, LA) - Military veterans preferred

2020-06-12
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


New Orleans
Louisiana
United States

United States of America - Louisiana, New Orleans

Job Summary

AECOM Tishman has delivered many of the most globally recognized, iconic buildings, defining the skylines of the world’s most notable and recognized cities. With a stellar reputation sustained over a century, we understand the distinctive challenges associated with delivering complex projects and offer unparalleled expertise to achieve our clients’ visions. From mega developments to super tall structures to luxury residential destinations, our teams of experts work in partnership with owners, design teams and community stakeholders on every project aspect – from preconstruction to turnover – to collaboratively develop and implement optimal plans for flawless execution.

Responsibilities include but not limited too:

  • 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).

  • Develops Work Breakdown Structures.

  • 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

  • BA/BS + eight years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • BA/BS + eight years of related experience or AA/AS (US) + ten years of related experience or Diploma + ten years of related experience or HS/GED + twelve years of related experience

Preferred Qualifications

experience in vertical construction

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 Construction Management

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 231372BR

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.