Los Angeles, CAHuntsville3001 9th Ave SWAlabama35805
The Senior Level Estimator will report to the PMO Project Controls Manager and be responsible for estimating various constructions costs. This is a salaried contract position. Relocation assistance is available.
Plan, supervise, and
participate in the preparation of construction cost estimates of buildings or
other structures from drawings, outlines, and specifications.
Prepare estimates pre design
based on scope and building type.
Evaluate cost estimating
deliverables prepared by consultants for cost containment, accuracy, uniformity
Perform special studies and
prepare reports when contractors’ bids vary from the agreed construction cost
site visits gathering relevant information and determine what information to be
used to produce project estimates.
Evaluate pricing documents,
historical and vendor cost data for the development of cost estimates and price
Evaluate quotes, bids, change
orders, value engineering reports, and claims for accuracy and completeness of
Compile and analyze data on all
factors that influence costs such as material, labor, equipment and profit.
Prepare technical evaluations,
cost estimating draft report, memos and letters and present recommendation to
Mediate and negotiate consensus
Perform other related
estimating duties as assigned.
Successfully coordinator and
execute 5 to 10 projects simultaneously, ranging in value and complexity from
$1M to $25M each
Documents and reports all
project data accurately and in a timely manner
Develop scopes of work in both
written and design drawing format
Successfully deliver security
projects on schedule and within budget
Follow and successfully execute
program Quality Management System
Report and collaborate with
Program Management Office on all IT project matters
Review and develop
security-related contract documents and ensure deliverables are complete and
Develop detailed technical
scopes of work to support AV and IT projects
Develop proposed security
Develop process and workflows
to support security projects
Assist with development of
District and Campus AV standards
Perform Quality Assurance on
Security Designs in Schematic, Design, Construction, and DSA Drawings.
job performance and compliance with scope documents. Review and evaluate IT
Track all project status and
provide management reports relative to overall program relative to construction
project delivery schedules
Assist with change order review
and evaluation with Construction Project Manager and Cost Estimators.
Plan, organize, coordinate, and
report performance of AV projects to include cost and schedule
Identify risk and create risk
mitigation plans successfully
10 years minimum recent
professional experience in the preparation of complete cost estimates for type
I, II, or III, and V building construction as defined by the State building
code including two years in a supervisory capacity.
Expert in theories, principles,
and practices of cost estimating and contract pricing.
Expert in JOC (Job Order
Contracting) form of contracting
Full knowledge of construction
methods for buildings and structures.
Full knowledge of current local
construction labor and material costs.
Extensive experience in
developing and estimating the scope of work for change orders.
Ability to compare cost
estimates with contractors’ proposal to quickly identify discrepancies.
Ability to develop scope of
work based on RFI/RFC answers and estimates the detailed costs of those scopes
of work independent of the contractor proposal.
BS/BA Degree in Engineering,
Architecture, Construction Management, Business or related degree.
experience in excess to the minimum stated above may be substituted for the
required education on a year for year basis.
Ability to work in a fast-paced
Expert in usage of eGordian
Database for JOC (Job Order Contracting) estimating
Knowledge and use of Trimble
Knowledge and use of Means Cost
Estimating online system