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Estimating Coordinator

Estimating Coordinator

Category 
Estimating
Work Location 
US-MI-Detroit
ID 
2017-1107

More information about this job

Overview

Prepare portions of contract proposal estimates for one or more disciplines, including the determination of applicable project plans and specifications. Interpret design/drawings, specifications, and other contract documents, assist with development of written scopes of work and bid packages, coordinate and negotiate with subcontractors and suppliers, prepare construction cost estimates, understand contracting, insurance, and bonding

 

We want you to join our team.

 

Through industry-leading innovation our company has forged a legacy of quality and safety since our founding in 1916.

 

What we offer:

  • Career planning, development & growth 
  •  Industry-leading training programs

Why Walbridge:

  • Large organization with award-winning projects, yet small enough for you to have an impact
  • Strong values which are the foundation of our growth for 100 years
  • International, regional and local recognition for stand-out projects, safety, sustainability, culture, wellness and diversity practice

Responsibilities

  • Review proposal specifications and drawings to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate
  • Prepare discipline estimates by calculating complete takeoff of scope of work
  • Determine labor and material costs
  • Maintain files of working documents as back-up for estimate figures, including current (accurate) information on prices from suppliers through direct contact, sales brochures, price lists, etc
  • Support other department personnel as required may include preparing estimates in other disciplines

 

Qualifications

  • 4 year engineering or related degree or equivalent combinations technical training and/or experience.
  • Knowledge of assigned discipline and estimating techniques, plus ability to interpret computerized cost data reports essential.
  • Must be experienced with Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook.  Experience with and MC2 ICE 2000 and SureTrak Project Manager a plus.
  • Prior estimating experience related to civil (earthwork and concrete) construction preferred.

 

EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V

Walbridge is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, status as an individual with a disability, military, or protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. We prohibit discrimination in decision concerning career development, recruitment, hiring, compensation, benefits, training, termination, promotions, or any other condition of employment.