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Reference # : 18-22139 Title : Estimator
Location : S. Plainfield, NJ
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date / End Date : 04/23/2018 / 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:
? 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.

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