This key member of the team will be responsible for providing
accurate and competitive estimates for construction cost and
schedule in support of the company's renewable energy power plant
development and construction business.
Use standardized tools and processes, prepare accurate and
competitive estimates of project cost and schedule.
Ability to recognize and recommend alternative designs/scope
definitions which support consistency, standardization, and cost
Ensure quality and environmental procedures are
Understand contract terms and be able to recognize
Develop documentation of cost and schedule in support of the
Define scope of work within a proposal.
Gather details and maintain current market data necessary to
accurately estimate construction, material, and soft costs
associated with project construction.
Receive requests for quotes from in-house developers and from
third party construction bids.
Review quote requirements, work with design team to define
engineering requirements, estimate quantities and obtain quotes
from subcontractors and suppliers.
Summarize and put into a proposal form and provide complete
project estimate spreadsheets.
Familiarity with standard construction industry concepts,
practices, and procedures.
Ability to drive innovation of new processes while supporting
corporate standards for quality.
Previous experience with the construction of renewable energy
wind and/or solar, or high voltage electrical transmission projects
highly desired. Salary to be commensurate with experience
Minimum three years of proven utility or industrial experience
that includes a proven track record in civil and/or electrical
Expertise and the necessary skills to interface with the client
and be instrumental in delivering on time cost effective
Ability to travel.
Skilled in MSOffice and Outlook.
Good communication skills with the ability to clearly describe
the advantages and disadvantages of various designs.
Self-motivated and able to complete all tasks with minimal
Experience with Excel spread sheets for estimating and/or
On-Screen takeoff software a plus.
Experience working with subcontractors to define scope of
BS engineering degree in construction related areas such as
civil, structural, electrical or mechanical engineering, or
Bachelor degree in construction management with an emphasis in
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Renewable Energy Systems Ltd. - 2 years ago