Slayden Constructors Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of MWH Constructors, a Northwest based heavy civil construction company, is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Construction Estimator to be based out of our company headquarters located in Stayton, OR.
The Construction Estimator will prepare cost estimates at different levels of design for various delivery systems such as Construction Manager / General Contractor (CMGC), Design Build and Hard Dollar. Projects will consist of wastewater treatment facilities, potable water treatment facilities, hydropower facilities, fisheries, pipelines and various water infrastructure ranging from $1-100 million dollars.
Organization, attention to detail, ability to work within tight time constraints and under pressure; and ability to work within a proposal team are all important for proper performance of required duties.
The primary responsibilities for this role will include:
• Serve as the point of contact for internally and coordinate the parameters of the estimating assignment.
• Review design documents such as specifications and drawings to identify risks and opportunities related to competitive pricing for key project elements.
• Develop costs estimates in a manner and level of detail consistent with the project goals.
• Review the final multi-discipline estimate and prepare report deliverables for the end user.
• Lead preparation of smaller estimates and lead project estimating teams.
BS in Engineering, Construction Management, other technical degree, or equivalent experience
Minimum of 5 years estimating experience
Field experience a plus
The ability to estimate all disciplines with an emphasis in Earthwork, Site piping, & Process Mechanical.
Experience working with other discipline estimators to develop a comprehensive project estimate
Water / Wastewater Treatment Plant experience required
Strong computer skills required
Must be proficient in using MS Word, and Excel
Cost control and scheduling exposure is a plus
Hydro/Fish facility experience is a plus
Experience in pipelines and various water conveyance systems is a plus
Planswift experience is a plus
HCSS (Heavybid) Estimating software knowledge is a plus
Slayden Constructors Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of MWH Constructors, is a leader in the construction industry. Founded in 1984, and based in Stayton, Oregon, Slayden is built on strong values, hard work and a commitment to getting the job done right. The success of our company is best expressed through our efforts in providing a safe work place with respected employees and a committed managem...ent team. Our team approach to all our construction projects has provided steady growth in work volume, successful expansion of key management personnel, and an extensive list of satisfied clients for more than 25 years.