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Utilities Service, LLC Estimator in Millbury, Massachusetts

We are seeking an Estimator to join our team:

Role:

Responsible for compiling unit estimates. He/she will be tasked with preparing and maintaining a list of unit costs, labor rates, productivity factors, and location impacts.

Responsibilities:

  • Review proposal specifications and drawings to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate.

  • Field survey the work to verify accuracy of specifications and drawings, as well as factoring in logistics for execution of work.

  • Identify terms & conditions in proposal that impacts project cost, productivity and schedule.

  • Coordinate project risk and opportunity evaluation.

  • Collect and compile costing and scheduling information for: labor, equipment, and subcontractors

  • Compile a list of costs, labor rates, productivity factors and location impacts.

  • Build estimate details and work with the Area/Construction Manager to compile the bid

  • Present estimates and conduct bid review meeting with Management for approval.

  • Review and compile all final estimate packages to ensure accuracy and completeness, prior to formal quotation.

  • Hand off awarded project to Construction Manager and General Foreperson and follow projects closely while supplying relevant information to project team.

  • Weather permitting, this is a 30 to 40 hour work week.

Job Description:

  • Maintain files of working documents as back-up for estimate figures

Education, Training and Experience:

  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in related field or relevant Distribution line construction experience preferred.

  • A minimum of 1 year of experience in cost estimation is preferred.

  • Experience estimating distribution line work preferred.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to read and interpret specifications, blue prints, drawings and profiles.

  • Mathematical skills and analytical skills necessary to do labor and equipment estimates.

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (excel, Word,Outlook, Access)

  • Effective verbal and listening communications skills.

  • Time management skills.

  • Self Starter

  • Willing to travel

  • Location: Massachusetts and Rhode Island

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be able to maintain attention and concentration for extended periods of time.

  • Must be able to wear necessary PPE as necessary.

  • Must be able to safely drive an approved company vehicle.

  • Must be able to enter and exit a vehicle numerous times a day.

  • Must be able to withstand exposure to all kinds of weather while completing work assignments, i.e., rain, heat, sun, cold.

  • Must be able to "occasionally" traverse various terrains.

  • Must be able to write, read and comprehend written and verbal job instructions/information.

  • Must be able to communicate and handle confrontations professionally.

  • Must have a valid driver's license.

  • Must pass a background and/or MVR check.

  • Must pass a pre-employment drug test.

Physical Requirements:

Rarely = less than 10%

Occasionally =up to 33%

Frequently = up to 66%

Continuously = 67% to 100%

Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without a reasonable accommodation. Individuals with a disability who desire a reasonable accommodation should contact the ADA Coordinator at 1-800-248-8733, ext 1339.

An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets.

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