FL-Orlando, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico-Ponce, Puerto Rico-Virtual
Date published: 4-Nov-2018
Opportunity: Experienced Hire
Business Line: Govt Federal SE
Business Plan: EST
The Black & Veatch Special Projects Corp. has its mission to provide a full range of services to our primary client base - U.S. Government agencies and departments. With the unique skill sets we have developed during the 100-plus years of service to our U.S. Government agencies client base, we are able to provide one-of-a-kind solutions to complex mission objectives that arise out of specific challenges faced by and unique to these agencies. Our primary areas of focus are: Architecture/Engineering (A/E) Services, Defense Program, Design/Build, Classified, and Environmental.
Florida Field Assignment. Position will provide estimating support on engineering services projects for U.S. Government Agency and/or Department clients. U.S. Citizenship required.
Performs all aspects of estimating, requiring minimal supervision.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
• Develops and/or compiles discipline and multi-discipline material take-offs (MTOs) • Evaluates and/or develops labor rates and subcontract costs • Enters the information into a spreadsheet or database for inclusion in an estimate. • Assists in the preparation of larger and more complex estimating assignments (with additional experience within one specialty). • Individual contributor with no subordinates.
2 to 5 years of relevant 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.
Preferred Job Qualifications:
BS or MS graduate in Construction Management or related field is preferred, but not required. Field and/or project experience is a plus. Preferred Competencies: • More complex estimating principles/procedures • Mathematical skills • Analytical skills • Interpret and understand specifications and contracts • Microsoft Excel • Microsoft Access • Good Verbal and written communication skills • Calculator