Location: Portland, Oregon
Are you a skilled Heavy Civil Estimator looking for an exciting opportunity in the vibrant city of Portland, Oregon? We are seeking a talented professional to join our team and contribute to the successful bidding and estimation of large-scale infrastructure projects. As a Heavy Civil Estimator, you will play a crucial role in accurately assessing project costs and ensuring competitive bids. If you have a strong analytical mindset, experience in heavy civil estimation, and the necessary qualifications, we want to hear from you!
- Analyze project plans, specifications, and engineering documents to develop accurate cost estimates for heavy civil construction projects.
- Conduct comprehensive quantity takeoffs and material pricing to determine project expenses.
- Collaborate with project managers, engineers, and subcontractors to gather input and ensure accurate estimations.
- Research and evaluate subcontractor quotes and bids, negotiating pricing and terms as necessary.
- Prepare detailed cost breakdowns and bid proposals, ensuring they are in compliance with project requirements and company standards.
- Participate in bid review meetings and present estimates to senior management and clients.
- Monitor industry trends, material costs, and labor rates to stay informed about market conditions and make informed estimations.
- Assist in the analysis of project risks and opportunities, providing input for bid strategies and value engineering.
- Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or a related field is preferred.
- 3+ years of experience in heavy civil estimation, particularly in large infrastructure projects.
- Strong understanding of heavy civil construction practices, including earthwork, utilities, concrete structures, and roadways.
- Proficient in construction estimating software and tools.
- Excellent analytical and mathematical skills, with the ability to perform detailed quantity takeoffs and cost calculations.
- Familiarity with reading and interpreting construction plans, specifications, and technical documents.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills, capable of effectively collaborating with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.
- Detail-oriented with the ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
- Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
- Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, dental coverage, and retirement plans.
- Opportunities for professional development and growth within the organization.
- Exposure to challenging and diverse large-scale infrastructure projects.
- Collaborative work environment that fosters teamwork, innovation, and continuous improvement.
- The chance to work in the vibrant city of Portland, Oregon, with its thriving culture and outdoor recreational opportunities.
If you are a meticulous Heavy Civil Estimator seeking a new opportunity in the construction industry, apply now! Join our team and contribute to the successful estimation and bidding of large infrastructure projects in Portland, Oregon. To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your application!