Senior Estimator

Location: Santa Fe Springs, CA

Department: Southern Region

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

At Griffith Company, we recognize that people are our most valuable resource. We nurture that resource by fostering a work environment that encourages communication, respect and recognition. In this environment, Griffith Company employees flourish, taking their careers to new levels. In addition to offering a 110+ year history of quality, safety and excellence, Griffith Company has a dynamic, exciting and supportive culture where opportunity for growth abounds.

POSITION PURPOSE

The Senior Estimator is responsible for overseeing the development of accurate and timely estimates for both private and public works projects, bids large scale and design-build/alternative procurement projects.  The individual in this position will have the potential to grow into a managerial role within the estimating function.

EDUCATION:

Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree would be preferred, or equivalent combinations of technical training and related experience.

EXPERIENCE

Minimum 10 years of Structures or Earthwork estimating for heavy civil projects. (Highway, Rail, Underground, Paving, Materials Manufacturing, Bridge and Airport infrastructure)

SPECIFIC JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY

  • Proficient in understanding staging/phasing and project scope.
  • Must have a strong work ethic and excellent time management skills.
  • Must have high attention to detail.
  • Must have the ability to multi-task and manage a team.
  • Excellent writing, presentation, and computer skills
  • Develop a thorough knowledge of company procedures, estimating techniques, all engineering disciplines, cost control systems and accounts required.
  • Must master Bid2Win Estimating software.
  • Must master Blue Beam, Agtek and Sketch up.
  • Must master reading plans and specifications
  • Must master the process of doing take-offs.
  • Must have a thorough understanding of time impact analysis and time related overhead
  • Must be familiar with Contract Accounting
  • Must have an understanding of critical path and track delays.
  • Must master P6, SureTrak and MS Project.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Other requirements may apply

Relocation assistance will be provided to candidates outside of the local area on a case-by-case basis.

Visit us at: www.griffithcompany.net

We are an equal opportunity employer and employee-owned company.

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