Southland Holdings is currently accepting resumes for a highly motivated professional to join our team as a Bridge Estimator in Broomfield, CO.
Coordinate total estimating effort relevant to a particular bid/project as assigned
Review proposal specifications, drawings, attend pre-bid meetings, etc. to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate
Perform Risk and Contract Management responsibilities as required
Review and incorporate historical data from purchase orders, subcontracts, productivity analysis reports, etc. into unit and man-hour figures
Prepare discipline estimates by calculating complete takeoff of scope of work
Consult with clients, vendors, or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues May review design options and recommend best solution based on cost, engineering quality, or availability of materials
Work with Company employees, owners and subcontractors to get commitment/consensus regarding proposed bids
Obtain knowledge of project and appropriate regulations required to construct the project to meet affirmative action requirements and DBE requirements
Review list of work to be performed by subcontractors
Review final estimate and apply strategic cost factors if necessary Partner with other estimators to turn project over to production teamAdvise on major changes in scope of work. Monitor actual cost to estimated cost
Upon project completion, conduct debriefing with estimating, engineering and production teams to discuss positive and negative aspects of the project
Search and analyze options for most effective means and methods of constructionUnderstand best value approach to winning new work
Prepare bids, select vendors and/or subcontractors and determine cost effectiveness of projects to be bidSet productive, consistent, and acceptable work example Perform additional assignments per management’s direction
Bachelor’s Degree in a related field from an accredited institution and 5 years Bridge/Marine/Heavy Civil estimating experience.
5+ years Bridge/Marine/Heavy Civil estimating experience (Depending on position applying for). Experience with HCSS Heavy Bid Estimating a plus
Competitive salary; generous benefits; Relo, post offer drug screen required.
Southland Holdings is an EEO employer. M/F/D/V
Salary Type: Per Year
Salary Range: Negotiable