This opportunity is with a leading provider of mission-critical equipment and services. This firm provides a complete product line of data center equipment that are custom-fit to the requirements of their client's mission-critical facilities.
Senior Estimator - Data Center Construction - Ashburn, VA
Also looking for qualified Estimators in Chicago, Seattle, Dallas, and other locations!
Prepare and review Price and Cost Proposals / Specifications, drawings or customer requests to determine equipment requirements.
Prepare and review the scope specified within the proposal to ensure it includes appropriate scope
Prepare price work up sheets to accurately determine costs and profits
Review the labor rates to ensure accordance to the contract specifications and check labor productivity to ensure hours allotted are appropriate to minimize working restrictions, overtime, etc.
Prepare and review the material pricing and validate against other pricing references, acquire material quotes when possible
Prepare and review pre-purchased material or equipment and/or equipment rental rates against fair and reasonable pricing references
Review contractor mark-ups to ensure that the correct mark-ups are being used and that any mark-up caps are not exceeded
Assist with the Preparation of Sales Proposals
Assist in sales strategy for proposals
Interface with Project Managers regarding project requirements
Will participate in the negotiation meeting with subcontractors
Develop cost estimates from the engineering drawings; proactively identify deficiencies and/or questions; and actively assist the project team toward the answers
Prepare and review material take-offs from contract documents and drawings
Prepare conceptual and cost study estimates from preliminary sketches
Accumulate, evaluate and document historical cost data for the development of future estimates
Experience with Construction Services for Large Buildings / Facilities a Must
Electrical / Mechanical Systems background
Excellent customer service skills
Capable of Multi-tasking in a fast paced environment.
MS Office Skills to include: Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Visio
Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance, Engineering or Construction
5-10 years of experience in performing Cost Estimates, Reviewing Contractor's Price and Cost Proposals for major engineering and construction projects
Heavy Construction Projects experience is preferred
Experience with Construction Estimation Software (Timberline, CMIC, etc)
Please send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org ( resume at pkaza dot com ) with 12632701 in the subject. After applying, if you have further questions, you may call 973-895-5200 and ask for Iggy. You can also submit via our career portal and take a look at other Critical Facility openings we are working on at, https://jobs.pkaza.com
If you are in Data Center Facilities but this opportunity is not what you are looking for let’s still talk. New openings are coming in weekly and others we are not allowed to post. We also not only keep leads confidential but pay for referrals as well.
Company offers competitive salaries and benefits package including medical insurance, a 401(k) plan. EOE/AA Employer M/F/D/V
Peter Kazella & Associates Inc / Pkaza is a third party employment firm. All fees assessed by Pkaza will be paid by our employer that we represent and not by the candidate.