AECOM Estimator II in Washington, District Of Columbia
Business Line Building Engineering
Position Title Estimator II
United States of America - Washington, D.C.
The Building + Places Division of AECOM is actively seeking an Estimator II for immediate employment at our office in Washington, DC. This position is responsible for activities related to estimating all the elements of project cost, including labor, materials and permanent equipment, supplies, consumables and expenses, and construction equipment rental and operating costs, contingency, escalation and program risk, etc.
Provides estimates for each project phase: conceptual, schematic design, design development and construction documents
Prepare detailed cost estimates via industry accepted methods such as RS Means for small and large projects. Estimates shall be provided in UNIFORMAT II and CSI format
Ability to concentrate in one or more of the estimating disciplines, including architecture, mechanical, electrical, fire protection, civil and structural
Prepares or assists in the preparation of order-of-magnitude, preliminary, definitive, change orders and check estimates using appropriate methods and techniques
Prepares material, equipment, and labor take-offs
Performs cost comparison analyses between in-house estimates and contractor estimates
Works with Project Managers and other disciplines to evaluate appropriateness of budgets
Utilizes the appropriate company and industry historical data for cost estimates
Prepares project and discipline estimate summaries Basis of Estimate
Establishes and maintains cost databases and product line specific parametric analysis tools
Leads the estimate reconciliation process with the project team
Prepares bid packages, conceptual estimates and analysis of subcontractor bids etc. for projects
Maintains consistent and period communications with other estimators
Prepares and/or coordinates preparation of full project estimates
Bachelor’ degree in engineering, architecture, or construction
8+ years' experience
Must have an understanding of construction means, methods, and sequences
Ability to read and interpret drawings, specifications, Requests-for Proposals and contracts
Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required or Legal Permanent Resident.
Certification with AACE, I; RISC, or ASPE is desired, but not required
Knowledge of MCACES/MII is a plus
Knowledge of Success Estimator is a plus
Knowledge of On-Screen-Takeoff or Oasis Takeoff a plus
Ability to generate project construction schedules
Knowledge of MS Project and Primavera a plus
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.
AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
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Job Category Construction Management
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 162978BR