Project Estimator

Job Location

On Site

Type of Job

Full Time

About the job

This position focuses on completing estimates together with the main engineer, prepare cost estimates by analyzing proposals and requirements, and provide detailed reports so the company can make informed decisions that will enhance profitability and growth.


The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of the standard practices and procedures for estimating, will be highly proficient in Excel, have an analytical mindset, and is excellent at maintain positive client relationships.


The project estimator is expected to gather information from different vendors, clients, and team members to formulate estimates and resolve issues. The applicant needs to contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Must know how to analyze information, develop budgets, establish vendor relationships, have excellent documentation and reporting skills, good decision making, and teamwork.


PROJECT ESTIMATOR

  • Computer and computer systems knowledge

  • Prepares work to be estimated by gathering proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents

  • Identifies labor, material, and time requirements by studying proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents.

  • Computes costs by analyzing labor, material, and time requirement

  • Resolves discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information

  • Presents prepared estimate by assembling and displaying numerical and descriptive information

  • Strong Excel skills to include advanced formulas

  • Estimating a quantifiable characteristic of varied products, events, or information

  • Estimating quantities and distances, determining time, costs, resources, or materials needed to perform a work activity

  • Candidate must be highly analytical and able to multi-task and complete projects in a timely manner

  • Good problem-solving skills and ability to adapt to a team approach

  • Exceptional communication skills

  • Fast pace and multitasking required

  • Comprehensive reading and writing

  • Highly organized

  • Attention to detail

  • Estimating for Low Voltage and Fiber is a plus

Requirements

  • Information analysis

  • MS Office proficiency

  • Ability to multitask

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

  • Proven experience as an estimator

  • Familiarity with financial and project management principles

  • Thoroughness and reliability

  • In depth knowledge of research, data analysis methods, and estimation formulas

  • Extremely proficient with Microsoft Excel

Must have a valid driver’s license.

Benefits

  • Health Insurance

  • 401K with Employer Match

Address

2017 Texas Ave, El Paso, TX 79901, USA