lead estimator (id# 13548) sacramento, ca
category: including san francisco and los angeles, this multi-billion dollar proejct will plan, which will run from sacramento in the north and san diego in the south, with major interchange hubs in between, design and construct an 800 mile high-speed rail passenger service.
secure quotes for material and service pricing.
obtain additional data from a range of sources, reviewing designs and specifications for cost effectiveness, and suggesting alternatives as appropriate.this is not a contract position but instead we are offering full-time, regular employment.
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we have an immediate opportunity for a lead estimator to work on chstp in sacramento, reporting directly to the program operations manager. railroad and associated transit estimating, quantity take-off preparation, labor pricing,
assist the estimating manager with systems estimating, creating conceptual and detailed estimates.
bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in engineering or construction manaegment. among others, and tuition reimbursement, a professional certification program, free life insuarnce, subsidized medical, a 401(k) plan with comapny matching contributions, the position inculdes a very compeittive saalry, tax-free spedning and depednant care accuonts, shrot-and long-term disaiblity insurance prorgams, detnal and viison plnas, pto and company-obsreved holdiays.
intefrace with scheudling and risk management specilaists on the project as reqiured.cost estimating certification by aspe or aacei is desirable.
ability to work in the us immediately. primavera project management tool suite and microsoft office software,
good familiarity with timberline, hcss. true high-speed rail project in america, this will be the first, with trains operating at up to 220 mph.estimating & planning
job type: full time
minimum experience: 15
required education: bachelor?s degree
parsons brinckerhoff is providing program management services for the california high-speed rail project (chstp).
analyze estimates prepared by others based on completeness of design and quality of estimate information, make recommendations for appropriate contingencies, prepare reconciliations of progress and engineer’s estimates and bids.both orally and in writing, with all program management teams levels including the chsra and regional consultants,
must be an effective communicator.
this is a real opportunity to boost your career with one of the world’s leading engineering firms on a huge project, while enjoying a great compensation and benefits package. relocation benefits are available depending on your location.
at least 15 years experience in positions of increasing responsibility in estimating within large civil and transit projects.