Chief Estimator - Pipeline Construction

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Location
Pittsburgh, PA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Date
Sep 11, 2017
Job ID
2516029
Chief Estimator- Pipeline Construction
Location – Indiana, PA region
 
Our Client, a growing oilfield services company, is seeking a dynamic individual to serve as Chief Estimator in its pipeline construction division.
 
General Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the oversight of the estimating process for all pipeline and facility construction
  • Prepares budgets for each awarded job
  • Meets with the team to review project goals
  • Monitors past performance on projects and establishes standards for future estimates
  • Identifies major issues and concerns on a project in regards to risk/reward situations
  • Responsible for the organization of the Estimating Department to assure that the proper procedures are in place to allow a smooth bidding process
  • Determines the maximum amount of profit that can be obtained on each project during the bidding process by accurately tracking special pricing
  • Responsible for the follow-up with repeat, new, and prospective
  • Maintains & update the databases used for conceptual and hard bids
  • Reviews and presents of bids and estimates
  • Tracks job cost & unit production
  • Holds meetings to review current and future workload, project concerns, and any other issues pertaining to the department
Qualifications:
  • 3+ years estimating & cost control related experience within the pipeline construction industry
  • Must have High School Diploma or GED; Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management is required preferred
  • Must be able to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written and oral instructions
  • Must have working knowledge of common MS office programs
  • Must have strong analytical, communication, organizational and time management skills
  • Must possess a valid/clear Driver’s License
Compensation / Schedule Overview:
  • Salary based on experience
  • Company Vehicle
  • Medical & Vision benefits will be available the 1st of the month following your first 30 days
  • 401k – with company match after 6 months of service
  • AFLAC is available on a voluntary basis