ESTIMATOR VI - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Greenwood Village
United States

United States of America - Colorado, GREENWOOD VILLAGE

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking an experienced, creative, highly talented Heavy Civil Construction Estimator for employment in Greenwood Village, CO.

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

  • Works toward alignment of customer and company objectives.

  • Assists management in development of strategies and plans.

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

  • Assists in the analysis and utilization of estimates to predict key project issues.

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

  • Assists the Project Manager in presenting, trouble-shooting and improving estimates.

  • Understands construction means, methods, and sequences.

  • Familiar with financial analysis (NPV, ROIC, ROCE).

  • Complies with established company policies and procedures and utilizes established systems and tools.

  • Exhibits confidence and positive attitude about the project and the Company.

  • Assumes training and mentoring roles as requested.

  • Identifies and develops recommendations for improving technical expertise.

  • Develops training and development programs within an area of technical expertise.

  • Conducts training sessions as appropriate.

  • Develops a basic understanding of each of company’s organizational units.

  • Builds collaborative relationships with other organizations.

  • Exhibits confidence and positive attitude about the project and the Company.

  • Executes efficient meetings.

  • Leads in tracking action items.

  • Maintains technical performance excellence.

  • Continually strives for the development of new tools and techniques for the purpose of enhancing estimating approaches.

  • Encourages diversity through new processes and tools.

  • Responsible for the technical aspects of planning and organizing the work of subordinates carried out under the direction of a manager.

  • Coordinates estimating activities for proposals.

  • Assists in the development and implementation of estimating standards and procedures.

  • Reviews final estimate packages for accuracy and completeness.

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

  • Assists in preparing budgets and performance plans.

  • Oversees the preparation of crew build-ups and production rate determinations.

  • Determines construction equipment selection.

  • Develops Work Breakdown Structures.

  • Manages the preparation of an estimate.

  • Leads Project Team estimate reviews.

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

  • Reviews Estimate Plans (approach, techniques, level of effort, cost, schedule), Basis of Estimates and qualifications.

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

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

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

  • Negotiates internal issues, priorities, and deadlines.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 10 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

  • BS Degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management

  • 10 years of experience in a Heavy Civil Construction Environment

  • Experience with HCSS HeavyBid

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.

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 Logistics and Supply Chain

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 238308BR

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.