Entry Level Estimator - Military veterans preferred

2020-03-19
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Los Angeles
California
United States

United States of America - California, Los Angeles

Job Summary

AECOM Hunt is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Estimator for employment in the Los Angeles, CA office. This opportunity is estimated to begin May 2020. The AECOM Hunt team spans across the entire country and comprises of 800 employees including skilled trade professionals. Whether located in a Hunt regional office or on a jobsite, our relationship-oriented work environment shines through; every Hunt employee is valued, appreciated and treated with respect. AECOM Hunt has been in the construction industry for nearly 70 years with tangible, positive results that we do the job right. The Hunt team works to create strong client-relationships, and we emphasize quality and skill-utilization in every aspect of construction, no matter the type of project. We strive to bring a relational aspect to the job as well, and we take pride in the loyalty and dedication given to each project and every client. Hunt employees have a strong commitment to their clients, because we recognize that solid, long-term relationships enhance the value of our services. Our primary focus is to help our customers in their building and construction needs. AECOM Hunt excels because we are abundant with the right people producing the right results, every time. Works with the Company estimating systems and processes.

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

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

  • Under supervision prepares bid packages, conceptual estimates and analysis of subcontractor bids, etc. for projects.

  • Performs duties with limited complexity under direct supervision, such as material take offs, compilation of historical data, etc.

  • Expected to assist in the preparation of larger and more complex estimating assignments including the Estimate Plan.

  • Introduced to the Company estimating systems and processes.

  • Introduced to estimating terminology, measures, concepts and principles for preparing estimates.

  • Exposed to various processes, project actions and assumptions that may impact estimates.

  • Gathers, calculates and compiles data for use in developing all types of estimates.

  • Performs the routine aspects of estimating assignments.

  • Assists senior specialists in performing various estimating functions as required.

  • Exposed to drawings, specifications, work breakdown structures, charts of accounts, published and internal data used in preparing estimates.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor's degree majoring in construction management, building technology, civil engineering, environmental engineering or similar major

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to follow direction and manage specific tasks to completion

  • Ability to learn new technologies and concepts

  • Demonstrated leadership abilities

  • Willing to work a variety of tasks alone or as part of a team

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

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

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 235930BR

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.