Construction Management, Construction, Project and Cost Consultancy
Faithful+Gould is a leading project management consultancy protecting and maximizing our clients' interests in the planning and delivery of projects. Operating at the forefront of our industry for more than 60 years, we provide a blend of services to the public and private sectors. We are dedicated to providing innovative solutions by combining professional knowledge and skills with our diverse employees to deliver "constructive expertise" to every project. We pride ourselves on collaborating with client teams and developing long-term relationships, while striving to optimize our clients' project planning, delivery and operations, regardless of the size, environement or industry. Time and again, we are complimented on our depth of resources and expertise across multiple geographic markets coupled with the ability to provide the personal service of a local firm.Our expert and unique approach is focused on enhancing the value of each project with our services to clients in the automotive, aviation and transport, commercial property, education, energy, food and beverage, government and defense, health care, infrastructure, and pharmaceutical industries. Headquartered in New York, Faithful+Gould employs more than 500 professionals in office throughout North America, and we are a member of the Atkins group of companies, one of the world's leading engineering and design consulting firms.
The Faithful+Gould office in Portland OR is currently seeking candidates with Quantity Surveying and Estimating experience on large industrial projects for a client project in Hillsboro, OR.
All candidates must have current US work authorization to work for any US employer without requiring sponsorship now or at any time in the future or you will not be considered for these positions.
You will be preparing cost estimates for mechanical and process piping projects and providing business support to senior staff completing pricing and benchmarking research and maintaining project documents and files in an organized manner.
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in construction, quantity surveying, engineering or other related discipline and a minimum of 4+ years mechanical or piping estimating experience in a construction, manufacturing, or similar environment.
Must thoroughly understand and utilize Information Technology in the performance of work including Internet, Microsoft Windows OS, Adobe Acrobat, and Microsoft Project.
Experience working in demanding environment with the ability to balance multiple tasks and display analytical skills
Demonstrated ability to work with a multitude of project team members and experience in customer relations
Strong oral and written communication skills
Must have working knowledge of electronic takeoff including CAD Measure, and working knowledge of a commercially available construction cost estimating system.
Experience with databases, and web-based applications is highly desired.
Strong self-organization with emphasis to detail, self-initiation and follow through
Strong professional, interpersonal skills, must be highly articulate and have a clear and analytical approach to problem solving.
A professional designation such as RICS, CCE, CCM, AIA, PE, ASPE, CVS, AVS, LEED AP or similar is desired.
The role is based at one of the largest semi-conductor project sites in Hillsboro, Oregon. The candidate is to be mindful of working within a client environment and maintaining a professional demeanor.