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General Contracting Construction Estimator
Ref No.: 17-00051
Location: Muscat, Oman OM

Client Profile
Our client is leading general construction and MEP contracting organisation and we are recruiting an experienced estimator from a general contracting and MEP construction background to join their team in Muscat, Oman. The role will focus on reviewing and analyzing tender documents and preparing cost estimation submissions.

Conduct site visits to develop detailed build and design cost estimates for pre-tender mixed use, residential, commercial and industrial construction projects.
Prepare scope of work and invitations to bid for subcontractors.
Establish schedules of subcontractor pricing for materials, equipment, insurance and bonds, on-site facilities, project schedules, support costs and Client.
Participate in bid and tender proposals.
Review subcontractor and vendor proposals and participate in the selection based on quality and cost.
Liaise with clients for clarifications and obtain missing information for bids.

Essential Skills & Experience Required
7 – 10 years' experience in general contracting construction estimation with the ability to review, interpret and analyze project documentation, technical drawings, specifications, data and commercial terms and perform quantity take-offs from project drawings and prepare RFQs.
Proficient use of MS Office including Excel, Oracle ERP and AutoCAD.

Bachelor's Degree (BEng) in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Quantity Surveying

Candidate Profile
Currently living in the Gulf region, preferably in Oman.
Fluent in English – must be able to read, write and speak fluent English.
Fluent in Hindi.