Cost Engineer

Integrated Solutions Milpitas, California


Description

Responsibilities:

  • Estimates new projects, determines scope, answers subcontractor questions.
  • Is able to perform complete conceptual estimates on small projects.
  • Can do detailed and complete quantity take-off on a variety of projects.
  • Understands and regularly uses Timberline Estimating System.
  • Maintains extensive contact with and builds strong relationships with subcontractors.
  • Attends pre-bid job walks with Clients and Subcontractors.
  • Takes part in Value Engineering Studies.
  • Prepares Instructions to Bidders (ITB's) and participates in bidding projects.
  • Assists in subcontractor buyout.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Strong knowledge and awareness of the factors that affect construction cost.
  • Always promotes the highest level of professionalism and ethics.
  • Maintains a strong network in the greater subcontractor community.
  • He/she is an active participant in industry organizations and events.
  • Other Software that XL uses and a working knowledge is beneficial:
    • Smartbid
    • Bluebeam
Position location - Milpitas, CA

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