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Cost Estimating Services Engineer
Ref No.: 18-12552
Location: Allentown, Pennsylvania
Job Title: Cost Estimating Services Engineer
Duration: 06+ Months Contract (Possible Extensions)
Location: Allentown, PA (18101)

Note: W2 Candidates Only

  • Provide estimating services to include but not limited to:
  • Responsible for reviewing and completing quantitative take-offs from substation designs to support construction based projects
  • Responsible for developing a substation construction and material estimate based on reviewed drawings and scope of work
  • Responsible to apply the proper accounting codes to specific activities as part of the estimating process. Accounting structure will be supplied along with an excel based tool to develop the proper format for accounting based estimate
  • Responsible to provide cost based on provided models in support of general construction activities
  • Contractor will be provided a base tool set to complete estimates in but is required to have estimating qualifications to support input into estimating tools.
Skills / Experience:
1) Cost Engineering experience
2) Cost Estimating experience
3) Vertical/Utility Construction experience
4) Intermediate/Advanced Excel - can translate data from multiple sources into Excel quickly
  • Will be expected to generate multiple estimates per week
  • Manager more interested in candidates with model/database/analysis type backgrounds, rather than construction field experience.
  • Technical tools more important than field experience.