Commercial/ Industrial Estimator

At MPE the Commercial/Industrial Estimator will be responsible for preparing complete, accurate estimates for all contract types (Lump sum, GMP, TVD, Budget & T&M) within the Commercial and Industrial arenas.

Job Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: 

-Prepare detailed and accurate material, labor, equipment, subcontracts, construction facilities estimate.

-Foster relationships with subcontractors and suppliers.

-Attend on-site pre-bid/proposal conferences and site visits.

-Manage MWESB requests and requirements

-Manage bid funnel reviews.

-Develop and review subcontractor scopes of work and accept, review, and analyze subcontractor quotes for best value.

-Fully review project specifications, drawings, bid documents for estimates.

-Present cost estimates to meet customer requests, providing consideration for general and special conditions.

-Write detailed proposals.

-Prepare scope specifications and requirements, review project schedules, perform quantity takeoffs, prepare cost summary sheets, and input quantities into estimating software.

-Maintain an accurate, current database cost codes of accounts for historical data.

-Review past company jobs and compare on a timely basis to as-sold estimates to confirm accuracy of estimate.

-Utilize the appropriate company and industry historical data for pricing estimates.

-Manage estimating processes and timelines to meet company objectives, both short and long term.

-Perform necessary research to produce accurate, complete and competitive pricing.

-Communicate with customers to define the project scope, address deficiencies, negotiate pricing and build relationships.

-Enhance MPE company estimating standard means and methods protocol.

-Maintain estimating system, database units, pricing and assemblies using Accubid.

-Prepare and present completed estimating packages to company executives and senior management.

-Continuously follow up on all bid projects and accurately forecast future awards/probabilities.

-Lead project turnover meeting to properly transfer awarded projects.

-Attend project interviews.

-Demonstratively uphold all of the Mill Plain Electric core values which include:

  ~“Do what we say we are going to do”

  ~“Platinum customer service”

  ~“Got some fire in the belly”

  ~“Friendly but firm”

Mill Plain Electric is an Equal Opportunity Employer and supports a Drug-Free Workplace Program. We offer a generous employee benefits package and a great working environment. Pay will be determined depending on experience.

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