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Project Estimator - Power (Electrical)

Company: Black & Veatch
Location: Carson City
Posted on: June 13, 2021

Job Description:

Project Estimator - Power (Electrical)We believe real value is powered by the unique skills and experiences of our professionals. The interchange of ideas from a diverse group of people gives our teams an expanded perspective and the ability to find better solutions for our clients.Company : Black & Veatch CorporationReq Id : 41064Job Title : Project Estimator - Power (Electrical)Location : KCP, USVRTLBusiness Unit Sector : COR-POWER-PROJECTS SERVICESOpportunity Type : StaffRelocation eligible : NoFull time/Part time : Full-TimeProject Only Hire : NoVisa Sponsorship Available: NoJob SummaryPrepares and reviews lump sum, unit rate and cost plus estimates for projects within the Power Business Line.BV Global Power Business delivers conventional, renewable, sustainable, reliable and integrated power solutions to customers. We are an organization of highly skilled professionals delivering data-driven and strategic planning, consulting, engineering, construction, program management and combined EPC solutions. We are dedicated to innovation and staying up to date with technology advancements and have a desire to help our clients navigate changing demands and regulatory compliance, while providing a cost-effective competitive advantage.Key ResponsibilitiesResponsible for conceptual estimating, cost analysis and estimate coordination and consolidationReviews the design scope and develop quantitiesPerforms productivity analysis of estimates, prepare contingency, escalation and reconciliations for estimatesPrepares contingency, escalation and reconciliations for estimatesPerforms comparisons of scope, quantities and cost data between projectsPrepares management presentations and develop the estimate basisUpdates and maintain historical cost dataReviews designs and specifications for cost effectiveness and suggests alternatives where appropriateSupports continuous improvement efforts and the change management effects associated with the implementation of improvementsManagement ResponsibilitiesIndividual ContributorPreferred QualificationsBS or MS graduate in Construction Management or related field is preferred, but not requiredConstruction / Field Project Experience preferred.Previous experience in industrial construction estimating related to: Power: Conventional Generation, Renewable Energy, Transmission, Distribution. Or Oil, Gas, and Chemical projects.Previous estimating experience related to Electrical Discipline (Electrical & Instrumentation)Preferred Skills: . Complex estimating principles and practices including conceptual estimating . Cost analysis . Mathematical skills . Project design scopes . Consulting skills . Analytical skills . Interpret and understand specifications and contracts . Microsoft Excel proficiency . Microsoft Access proficiency . Good verbal and written communication skills . Good presentation and interpersonal communication skills . CalculatorMinimum Qualifications6 to 20 years of relevant experience, including some estimating experience, is required. All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.Work Environment/Physical DemandsTypical office environment, sitting, standing, computer usage for extended periods of time. Typing, speaking, listening, ability to utilize audio and video conferencing software for internal/external communication purposes.CompetenciesAccountabilityAction orientedCollaboratesCommon PurposeCommunicates effectivelyDecision qualitySalary PlanEST: EstimatingJob Grade005Black & Veatch endeavors to makeaccessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process because of a disability, please contact the Employee Relations Department at (913) 458-2147. This contact information is fordisability accommodation requests only; you may not use this contact information to inquire about the status of applications. General inquiries about the status of applications will not be returned.Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy.Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.We are proud to be a 100 percent ESOP-owned company. As employee-owners, our professionals are empowered to drive not only their personal growth, but the company's long-term achievements - and they share in the financial rewards of the success through stock ownership.By valuing diverse voices and perspectives, we cultivate an authentically inclusive environment for professionals and are able to provide innovative and effective solutions for clients.Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law.For our EEO Policy Statement, please click. If youd like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please clickand.Notice to External Search Firms: Black & Veatch partners with BountyJobs for contingency search business through outside firms. Resumes received outside the BountyJobs system will be considered unsolicited and Black & Veatch will not be obligated to pay a placement fee. If interested in learning more, please visitand register with our referral code: bv123. Once registered, Black & Veatch will have access to your contact information should we choose to engage your agency for future hiring needs.Nearest Major Market: Kansas CityJob Segment: Engineer, Electrical, Instrumentation, Engineering

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