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Blackstone, VA
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Company AECOM

Job Title: Estimator

JobID: 23339-1180262

Location: Blackstone, VA, 23824, USA

Description: **Business Line** Construction Services

**Position Title** Estimator

United States of America - Virginia


**Job Summary**

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Estimator for immediate employment in the Arlington, VA office.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

+ Provides IGEs for construction change orders

+ Prepare detailed cost estimates via industry accepted methods such as RS Means for small and large projects, estimates shall be provided in UNIFORMAT II or 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 change order

+ 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

+ Maintains consistent and periodic communications with other estimators

+ Prepares and/or coordinates preparation of full project estimates

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor’s degree in engineering, architecture, or construction; or combination of technical training and/or experience

+ 4+ years' experience

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

+ Demonstrated knowledge of Timberline and RS Means

+ Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to manage work requests on multiple projects at the same time

+ Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to read and interpret contract requirements and to read engineering drawings

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

+ Ability to work with document management software such as BlueBeam

+ Candidate must be Proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel

+ Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing

+ Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ 5+ years' experience

**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.

At AECOM, employee’s safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM’s Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.


_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._** _166186BR_


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