Estimator III

Location: Greenville, SC
Date Posted: 13-01-2017

Position: Estimator III 
Location: Greenville, SC
Full-time Direct Hire
  • Participation in estimating functions to provide high-quality estimates to senior and management level estimators
  • Complete assignments in a timely manner
  • Perform quantity surveying on assigned disciplines – specific to self-performed scope of work
  • Produce information which is reconcilable to source data and be prepared to defend
  • Self-check of his/her work and that of subordinates, if applicable, to ensure accuracy
  • Participate, or lead, quantity reconciliation discussions with JV Partners
  • Coordinate information exchange between the Estimating and Procurement
  • Provide Technical Proposal support
  • Assist in maintaining established specialty estimating systems, procedures, and manuals
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Some of the personal development expectations include, but are not limited to:
    • Continue to improve on personal development started under lower labor grades
    • Develop an understanding of indirect and discipline specific estimating techniques
    • Demonstrate basic understanding of supervisory techniques
    • Accept job-site assignment if opportunity presents itself
Experience Requirements:
  • 5+ years estimating experience with a major heavy civil, highway, or bridge contractor
  • Civil Engineering Degree (or equivalent) preferred
  • Knowledge of highway and bridge design concepts
  • Experience with HCSS HeavyBid or similar computerized estimating systems geared toward highway and heavy construction estimating
  • Knowledgeable in use of take-off systems such as Agtek and Terramodel
  • Knowledgeable of Critical Path Method scheduling procedures
Ralph Larsen Mendoza
Technical Recruiter
JBA International, LLC
Direct:   626-204-6916
Mobile:  626-379-0705
Tel:        626-844-1400 ext. 308
Toll:       1-800-500-4942
Fax:       626-795-9401
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