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  • Job reference: RMS0099985

ESTIMATOR

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Houston
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 02/11/2011
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The Company:
Leading global provider of products and services to the oil & gas industry.

The Role:
Position Summary:

This position has primary responsibility for coordinating estimating activities, ensuring the Company has timely, accurate cost information on which to base its bids for prospective projects. This includes compiling and analyzing current data on equipment, labor, supplies, and related factors/conditions and applying that information through the group of estimators.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Reviews scope definition and prepares quantity survey or take off
Identifies critical issues that may impact on cost sensitive areas
Determines materials and fabrication requirements based on equipment description, layout, specification review, and schedule
Develops total project cost summaries, exceptions list, and price schedule
Initiates inquiries for prices from sub trades and suppliers
Allocates budget costs and provides project hours summary.
Reviews and evaluates costs for sub contract fabrication on work orders
Works with engineering, sales, instrumentation, and purchasing during progress of bid preparation
Coordinates with estimators and sales from other offices during progress of bid
Reviews or writes scope of work
Participates in regular Bid/Sales Meetings and other meetings/committees as appropriate
Develops, organizes, and maintains pricing and issue binders
Multi-tasks and performs other duties as assigned

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Required Skills or Tools:

Must have proven experience in quantity survey techniques, basic pressure vessel design, basic plant layout, and vessel and process package bidding
Software experience with MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project, Oracle, and Compress.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Preferred Education/Experience:

High school degree plus 2 - 10 years of directly related experience in a similar, heavy manufacturing setting.


Physical Strain:

Must be able to work under pressure
Must be able to work with the team in developing improved work processes for the department
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