Ref No.: 18-22139
Location: S. Plainfield, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 04/23/2018 to 06/29/2018
Job Summary:
Company: Artech Information Systems
Job Title: Estimator

Location: S. Plainfield, NJ, 07080
Duration: 2 Months
Job ID: 11487-1


Job Description:
Responsibilities:
• Provide project related (civil, electrical, mechanical) estimating services to the Lines of Business in managing their business decisions that result unreliable, total project cost estimates
• Acts in consulting capacity to review and understand investment strategies, aligning cost estimates and scope assessments (risk) to those strategies.

Required skills:
• Advanced technical degree/or equivalent experience
• Ability to create a high energy team climate whereby team members are able to discuss relevant issues freely and where there is a strong emphasis on continuous improvement, questioning the value of every activity and creating better solutions.
• Must be a self-starter capable of seeking out project related information from Project Stakeholders.
• 8+ years of experience – at least 4 of which are in estimating. The balance can be made up of either utility construction or design experience.
• Typically possess 4+ years of experience on a project performing work outside the estimating function.
• Must have estimating experience with an electrical concentration in High Voltage Substation/Transmission.
• Ability to prepare conceptual cost estimates from one line diagrams and general arrangement drawings.
• Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel
• Previous experience with any estimating software is a plus
• Adaptable, self-starter who is client-focused and encourages teamwork.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Ability to develop high level, complex estimates.
• Interpret and understand project requirements.
• Candidate must foster an inclusive work environment and respect all aspects of diversity. Successful candidate must demonstrate and value differences in others' strengths, perspectives, approaches, and personal choices

Desired skills:
• Experience in performing Monte Carlo simulation to identify minimum, maximum and expected cost for the indeterminate scope items.
• Professional society membership.
• Previous EPC, or Utility experience.
• Previous experience with EOS/Sage 300 estimating software as plus.

Thanks & Regards
Shambhavi
Associate Recruiter
360 Mt. Kemble Avenue, Suite 2000 | Morristown, NJ 07960
Office: 973.967.3579 | Fax: 973.998.2599
Email: Shambhavi.S@artechinfo.com | Website: www.artechinfo.com
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