Walsh Construction

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Estimator

Estimator

Requisition ID 
2017-2263
Job Locations 
US-CA-Los Angeles
US-CA-Corona
Position Type  
Experienced - Full-Time
Category 
Estimating
Division 
Transportation

More information about this job

Overview

Walsh is currently seeking Estimators for the Southern California Region offices in Los Angeles and Corona, CA. This position will report to the Walsh California Transportation Heavy Civil Business Group headquarters in Corona, CA.

The Estimator will support management, operations and estimating efforts in the review of contract documents, project plans and specifications with our Southern California team.

 

Walsh is a rapidly growing, highly diversified construction company, and we constantly seek builders and business people to join our industry-leading team. Archer Western employees are "built to succeed" - competitive entrepreneurs with strong character who are energized by working on a team to meet challenges and are willing to take risks after careful planning. There are many compelling reasons why exceptional people should consider a career with our company:

 

  • Challenging, complex projects
  • Creative and innovative problem solving environment
  • Supportive, communicative managers who reward your success
  • Opportunities for growth, training, and development
  • Flexibility to build what you want, where you want

 

Responsibilities

  • Review and understand project contract documents, plans and specifications
  • Have demonstrated leadership abilities to coordinate with a team of estimators to develop a large multidisciplinary estimate
  • Determine labor and equipment costs
  • Perform accurate quantity takeoffs and materials pricing
  • Develop, review and understand all bid documents for assess project risk assessment
  • Understand project logistics and project schedule
  • Prepare bid packages. Compare and analyze competitive subcontractor and supplier bids.
  • Review quotes and estimates with the management team
  • Prepare estimates at different levels of completion (ROM, Conceptual, Schematic, DD, CD, etc.)
  • Assist with certain post-bid buyouts
  • Company liaison with owners, subcontractors and suppliers
  • Performs other related duties as required and assigned

Qualifications

  • 4-year degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management
  • 3 - 5 years of construction industry experience
  • Experience estimating projects over $30M
  • Proficient in HCSS estimating software
  • Proficient in MS Office, Primavera P6 and BlueBeam
  • Extensive knowledge of construction costs and engineering principles
  • Well organized, flexible, detail oriented and ability to multi-task
  • Prioritize work load to meet deadlines in a constantly changing environment
  • Effective presentation skills
  • Excellent written and oral communicator
  • Fair, Ethical and high level of Integrity
  • Work successfully in a collaborative environment
  • Alternative delivery method a plus

 

Equal Opportunity Employer, Disability/Veteran

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