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Mechanical Estimator : Job Profile

Employer: Skanska USA Building Inc.
Job Title: Mechanical Estimator
Job Location: Rockville , Maryland , United States
Job Description:
Job description

The primary objective of this position is to manage the process and resources that provide quality pre-construction services to clients, and review the progress of existing projects to ensure their completion within the parameters of the established project budget. This position reports to and receives direction from the VP of Preconstruction. However, works with Preconstruction Director on assigned projects.

Ensure overall accuracy and completeness of estimate for all Mechanical discipline.

Ensure all documentation specific to the respective discipline is appropriately represented in the estimate.

Conduct initial analysis of drawings and specifications to ensure required documentation

Solicit specific project pricing from vendors and/or sub-contractors; obtain building permit quotes through appropriate agency.

Train and develop senior estimators and estimating staff.

Participate in outside industry organizations (i.e. AIPE, etc).

Develop and maintain database of unit costs and labor productivity for Mechanical disciplines.

Develop conceptual cost models.

Provide Life Cycle Cost Analysis of system.
Company Description: For nearly a century, Skanska USA Building Inc.,Pennsylvania Office has been committed to providing clients with the highest standards of quality, service, and integrity. Based in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, with a branch office in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, the organization is one of the largest and best-known construction firms in the area. Skanska USA Building Inc. is a leading national and local provider of construction, pre-construction consulting, general contracting, design-build and pharmaceutical validation services to a broad range of U.S. industries, including pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical, educational, high-tech, healthcare, aviation, transportation and sports and entertainment. The company, part of the Skanska AB global group of companies, is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, and has approximately 4,100 employees.