• location: Roanoke, VA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $30.85 - $39.22 per hour
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job description


Contract position: A Estimator is needed for a world class utility company in the Roanoke, VA area. This role will perform highly technical estimating evaluations for complex projects and outage activities in a safe, efficient and economical manner. No per diem available.

Responsibilities for the Estimator
  • Develop or oversee the development of conceptual estimates for assigned projects; support the planning and engineering groups in the development of all levels of estimates; and collect and analyze close out benchmarking data.
  • Establish policies and procedures for allocating risk based contingency; monitor labor market trends; work closely with procurement to track equipment pricing trends; develop and analyze historical records of project costs; review and critique designs and specifications for cost effectiveness and suggests alternatives when appropriate.
Requirements for the Estimator

  • BS or BA Engineering, Construction Sciences, Engineering Technology equivalent discipline . A minimum of six years of estimating experience that includes cost estimating for heavy industrial/process, power generation and/or transmission.

  • Healthcare
  • 401k
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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