Burns & McDonnell Transmission & Distribution Estimator - Construction/Design-Build (Kansas City) in Kansas City, Missouri
The Transmission & Distribution Estimator assists in preparing estimates for engineering and design-build construction projects. This position will assist in preparing lump sum bids, proposals, unit cost and quantities for various projects with a diverse portfolio of project types and clients.
Enter quantities into pre-established Excel estimating templates
Assist in modifying Excel estimating templates
Assist with soliciting, evaluating and pre-qualifying small and disadvantaged businesses and subcontractors.
Assist in assembling and sending out subcontractor bid packages.
Assist in preparing material, specialty and standard equipment pricing.
Assist in preparing subcontractor labor market studies and pricing for bids.
Assist in documenting cost history, data base management and estimating process.
Assist in developing project summary schedules.
Assist with the evaluating and conditioning subcontractor and supplier quotes.
Assist in presenting estimates to external and internal clients.
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or relevant degree; applicable experience may be substituted for the degree requirement.
Ability to work independently or in groups, think creatively and analytically, and make quick and sound decisions.
Demonstrated attention to detail.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Proficient with Microsoft Office, with emphasis on Excel.
Basic knowledge of construction
Preferred basic understanding of high voltage engineering or construction
Completion of/or ability to obtain OSHA 10 Safety Training.
Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Req ID: 211406