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Estimator II

Washington, DC
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Company AECOM

Job Title: Estimator II

JobID: 23339-1168414

Location: Washington, DC, 20044, USA

Description: **Business Line** Building Engineering

**Position Title** Estimator II

United States of America - Washington, D.C.

Washington D.C.

**Job Summary**

The Building + Places Division of AECOM is actively seeking an Estimator II for immediate employment at our office in Washington, DC. This position is responsible for activities related to estimating all the elements of project cost, including labor, materials and permanent equipment, supplies, consumables and expenses, and construction equipment rental and operating costs, contingency, escalation and program risk, etc.


+ Provides estimates for each project phase: conceptual, schematic design, design development and construction documents

+ Prepare detailed cost estimates via industry accepted methods such as RS Means for small and large projects. Estimates shall be provided in UNIFORMAT II and CSI format

+ Ability to concentrate in one or more of the estimating disciplines, including architecture, mechanical, electrical, fire protection, civil and structural

+ Prepares or assists in the preparation of order-of-magnitude, preliminary, definitive, change orders and check estimates using appropriate methods and techniques

+ Prepares material, equipment, and labor take-offs

+ Performs cost comparison analyses between in-house estimates and contractor estimates

+ Works with Project Managers and other disciplines to evaluate appropriateness of budgets

+ Utilizes the appropriate company and industry historical data for cost estimates

+ Prepares project and discipline estimate summaries Basis of Estimate

+ Establishes and maintains cost databases and product line specific parametric analysis tools

+ Leads the estimate reconciliation process with the project team

+ Prepares bid packages, conceptual estimates and analysis of subcontractor bids etc. for projects

+ Maintains consistent and period communications with other estimators

+ Prepares and/or coordinates preparation of full project estimates

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor’ degree in engineering, architecture, or construction

+ 8+ years' experience

+ Must have an understanding of construction means, methods, and sequences

+ Ability to read and interpret drawings, specifications, Requests-for Proposals and contracts

+ Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required or Legal Permanent Resident.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Certification with AACE, I; RISC, or ASPE is desired, but not required

+ Knowledge of MCACES/MII is a plus

+ Knowledge of Success Estimator is a plus

+ Knowledge of On-Screen-Takeoff or Oasis Takeoff a plus

+ Ability to generate project construction schedules

+ Knowledge of MS Project and Primavera a plus

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


_Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Construction Management_

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _162978BR_


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