Sr Project Controls Estimator
Location:
Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
Posted:
March 21, 2017
Reference:
000010

Description

Qualifications

POSITION SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum:
Academic/Formal Training:  Bachelor’s degree in Business or Technical Field.
Job Related/Experience:  5-8 years related experience, or in lieu of Bachelor’s degree, a minimum of 9-12 years relevant experience is required.
Specialized Skills, Knowledge, License Requirements/Registrations, Etc.:
-- Ability to build a high level or detailed estimate from a Project Diagram, detailed design, or verbal Scope of Work.
-- Ability to effectively interface with all levels of management. 
-- Ability to facilitate project meetings with all stakeholders in office or field environment to develop a project estimate.
-- Strong understanding of applicable standards, methods, processes and practices, business fundamentals, and performance metrics in the electric and gas, distribution, transmission, and substation areas.
-- Strong understanding of design drawings and detailed engineering and construction prints. The ability to calculate job requirements from design documents, including quantities, resource hours, duration, limitations, etc.
-- General proficiency in standard software applications (e.g., Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Project), specialized business technologies and applications (e.g., workforce management, project management, Asset Suite 8, Brio, CIS, EPS, Business Objects, SAP planning, business modeling, forecasting, work management, outage management) to retrieve and analyze data in support of business needs. Expert understanding and ability in Excel, good understanding of WinEst (ComEd/PECO) and the estimating component of Asset Suite 8.
-- Ability to provide detailed analysis and apply managerial accounting concepts, customer intelligence gathering, forecasting, staff planning, scheduling, analytical and statistical problem solving, financial, accounting, business and budget analysis.
-- Advanced analytical skills for project evaluation including analysis of projects with economic, financial, risk and decision analysis. Ability to quickly estimate several scenarios to determine least cost technical solution.
-- Customer driven with excellent oral and written communications skills and general analytical, problem solving and project management skills. Strong knowledge of the practices, procedures and principles of performance analysis (trending, root cause and gap analysis) benchmarking and audit compliance. 
-- Ability to analyze organizational data and problems, interpret and recommend alternative courses of action, and implement intervention strategies to attain performance targets.

Preferred:
Bachelor's degree with some relevant post-undergraduate coursework.
5-8 years estimating
. experience in electric / gas transmission, distribution, and substation industry.
Professional estimating certification (AACEI, ASPE, or SCEA).
Knowledge of or experience with estimating software


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