NANA Regional Corporation Head Estimator in Augusta, Georgia

Head Estimator

Description

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ASO provides logistics, facilities maintenance and operations, transportation and support services for mission-critical military installations and civilian agencies around the country. From the homes of U.S. Central Command and U.S. Special Operations Command to the highways of suburban Virginia, ASO experts and professionals work behind the scenes to ensure smooth and continuous operations.

Summary

The Head Estimator will program, plan and estimate facility life cycle and construction projects for building renovations, infrastructure upgrades and new construction projects. Provide pre-project planning, site walks, obtain quotes, process permits, conduct inspections, closeout projects, invoicing, and records management.

Key Responsibilities

  • Meet with client representative(s) for initial job walks to establish existing conditions, client needs & scope of work

  • Prepare detailed project scope of work to include drawings, renderings, preliminary approximations of types of materials to be used and quantity take-offs

  • Review the proposed scope of work, specifications, and drawings with client to ensure they clearly define the project requirements and client expectations

  • Prepare detailed R.S. Means Line Item estimates and proposals including detailed quantity take-offs for each job order utilizing R.S. Means Unit Price Book line items, based on technical specifications, scope of work and drawings or sketches.

  • Submit proposal package/R.S. Means estimate & conduct negotiation with client representative

  • Establish and maintain project start, progress milestones, and completion schedules

  • Develop work packages for each definable feature of work and coordinate with procurement for solicitation of detailed proposals from pre-approved subcontractors for each work package

  • Coordinate with procurement for subcontractor buyout, including arranging and attending site visits with subcontractors

  • Prepare & submit project submittals

  • Attend pre-construction (including safety), progress, closeout, and other project meetings

  • Manage task order execution in accordance with contract requirements and project management procedures

  • Responsible for execution of work in the field, direct and manage subcontractors

  • Respond in a timely manner to all contract agreements, instructions, and inquiries from authorized client representatives

  • Enforces Risk Management practices at all necessary levels

  • Attend weekly client meetings to ensure timeliness, open communications and quality of task order work

  • Manage task order close-out including obtaining required documentation, pre-final inspections and As-Built drawings

Qualifications

Required Skills

  • Proficient producing detailed fixed price estimates with the ability to use R.S. Means Line Item Price book and other recognized estimating tools to produce detailed line item estimates

  • Extensive experience in project planning, scheduling, and estimating

  • Experience managing and coordinating multiple projects at multiple sites

  • Excellent negotiating skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills

  • Ability to work well in a team environment

Qualifications

  • American Society of Professional Estimators certification

  • 5 years’ experience as a Planner/Estimator.

  • Extensive experience reading and interpreting blueprints, drawings, plans and estimating civil, architectural, mechanical, and electrical projects

  • Strong MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project and RS Means

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

We are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, protected veteran, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

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Job: Installation, Maintenance & Repair

Primary Location: US-GA-Augusta

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: ASO00542