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Burns & McDonnell Estimator - GFS & A&F (CDB) in Mumbai, India


  • Working with the US counterparts and the team on project direct and indirect cost estimates independently or in a group

  • Collaborating with project managers, architects, engineers, and subcontractors to identify potential cost-saving measures and value engineering opportunities

  • Reviewing project plans, blueprints, and specifications to gain a thorough understanding of the scope of work

  • Analyzing project requirements, including materials, labor, equipment, and subcontractor costs, to prepare accurate

estimates and budgets

  • Utilizing industry-specific software and tools to perform quantity takeoffs, cost calculations, and develop detailed project cost estimates

  • Reviewing quotes on bonds and insurance

  • Participating in subcontractor solicitation and pre-qualification reviews

  • Involving in research and source materials, equipment, and subcontractor pricing to ensure competitiveness and accuracy

in estimating

  • Developing and maintaining relationships with suppliers, subcontractors, and vendors to obtain current pricing and availability for construction materials and services

  • Identifying and assessing project risks and uncertainties that may impact costs, schedules, or project feasibility

  • Making final recommendations as to fee, contingency and escalation

  • Reviewing commercial terms and conditions and addressing the risk issues

  • Preparing and presenting comprehensive cost estimates, including detailed breakdowns of labor, materials, equipment,

and subcontractor costs, to internal stakeholders and clients

  • Participating in bid meetings, negotiations, and client presentations to discuss cost estimates, project timelines, and

potential value-added services

  • Collaborating with project teams during the transition from the estimating phase to project execution, ensuring accurate

transfer of project knowledge and maintaining cost control throughout construction

  • All other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field (Applicable experience may be substituted for the degree requirement) with 5 to 15 years of experience

  • Ability to work independently or in groups, think creatively and analytically, and make quick and sound decisions

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Expertise with Microsoft Office, specially Excel

  • Proficiency in industry-specific software and tools such as Advance Excel, Bluebeam, On-Screen Takeoff, HeavyBid, InEight, ConEst, K-Base will be preferred.

  • Ability to work independently or in groups, thinking creatively and analytically, and making quick and sound decisions

  • OSHA 10-hour certification required

  • Strong knowledge of construction estimating principles, practices, and techniques

  • Excellent analytical and mathematical skills, with a keen attention to detail

  • Ability to read and interpret construction drawings, specifications, and contracts

  • Familiarity with building codes, regulations, and industry standards

  • Demonstrated experience in value engineering and cost optimization strategies

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and external stakeholders

  • Ability to work under pressure, prioritize tasks, and meet tight deadlines

  • Experience in successfully bidding and winning construction projects is a plus.

Job Engineering

Primary Location India-Maharashtra-Mumbai

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: No

Req ID: 241121

Job Hire Type Experienced Not Applicable #BMI N/A