Burns & McDonnell Staff Estimator - Midstream (Kansas City) in Kansas City, Missouri
The Staff Estimator will be responsible for performing FEL 1 and 2 estimates, participating in the development of EPC and bid check estimates for Midstream projects (emphasis on compressor stations). This position will develop accurate bottoms up estimates in a credible and professional manner while minimizing risk to the company.
Develop factored and bottoms up FEL 1 and 2 (conceptual, feasibility and budget authorization) estimates for Midstream projects, and in particular compressor stations
Develop estimate schedules to manage workload and ensure timely completion of estimates
Review RFP and engineering documents for gaps and overlaps in scope of work.
Responsible for detail documentation of quantity take offs and constructability analysis
Responsible for the accuracy and validity of estimate clarifications and assumptions.
Review project summary schedules for validity.
Support the development of risk registers and assist the risk review process.
Responsible for compliance with estimating methodology ensuring quality estimates are produced.
Participate in project team reviews for estimating quantities and scope of project.
Responsible for reviewing and incorporating quotes on bonds and insurance.
Perform small and disadvantaged business solicitations and evaluations.
Support subcontractor pre-qualification, solicitation and bid reviews.
Review and verify subcontractor bid packages before being transmitted for quotes.
Responsible for reviewing and incorporating specialty and standard equipment and material pricing.
Support the development of general conditions, indirect costs and review with project management team.
Support the review of final estimate and presentation to management.
Present the estimate to internal and external clients.
Support the Section Manager in the determination of a man hour estimate for the required estimating effort.
Review and validate value engineering items, alternates, and options.
Responsible for updating cost history and data base management.
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related field. Applicable experience may be substituted for the degree requirement.
4 years of experience with Oil, Gas, Chemical EPC or construction contractor estimating or in the field
Ability to work independently or in groups, think creatively and analytically, and make quick and sound decisions.
Must have knowledge and experience developing estimates and bidding midstream construction work
Must be familiar with factors that affect work productivity, be able to identify them and appropriately incorporate them into cost estimates
Demonstrated attention to detail.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Proficient with Microsoft Office.
OSHA 10 hour safety certification required.
Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Req ID: 225216