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Project Estimators gather information and analyze metrics to prepare accurate estimates for projects. These employees complete tasks such as understanding project requirements, determining key variables, conducting research, checking offers from vendors and subcontractors, maintaining relationships with key vendors, and estimating manpower needs. A successful example resume for Project Estimator should mention skills like estimator experience, project management abilities, analytical thinking, negotiation, reliability, organization, and problem solving. Eligible resume samples in the field make display of a degree in an engineering field.

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Project Estimator

  • Maintain open lines of communication between internal departments such as Project Manager and Drafting
  • Analyze drawings and specifications to ensure that the entire scope of work is understood and has been addressed, accurately forecast project cost ranging from $100,000-$1M, and duration of projects.
  • Provide timely and complete bid information to Project Manager's for projects awarded
  • Manage bid process to ensure bid is on time
  • Document, organize and maintain project information
  • Create budgets for clients to get a broad scope of project
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Business Administration
2

Project Estimator

  • Downloaded plans for various projects and researched relevant size and specification information based on location and ODOT standards.
  • Priced precast structures according to project plans.
  • Once project bids were won, would create CAD drawings and send to the Project Engineer.
  • Provided customer support as needed.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Computer Networking
3

Project Estimator/project Manager

  • Bid, award, and execute projects ranging $5,000 - $5,000,000
  • Provide leadership and technical expertise to maintain existing procedures and continuous improvement
  • Provide comprehensive and conceptual estimates
  • Maintain records, track documents, and create progress reports
  • Evaluate and assure material requisitions, work plans, and full utilization of schedules
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
It Takes Leadership To Improve Safety
4

Project Estimator

Download and print project plans and specifications for bid.

  • Create new estimate and enter project data into estimate software
  • Take quantities and information from blueprints into estimate
  • Create and organize documentation into bid files
  • Request bid documents from various entities
  • Obtain vendor quotes for project material
  • Obtain subcontractor quotes for outsourced work items
  • Ensure project bids are completed by bid date
  • Prepare and submitted budget estimates and progress and cost tracking reports; developed and implemented quality control
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MA
Labor Rights
Architect
5

Project Estimator

  • Creating budget and bid propsals to potential clients using estimating software for demolition and civil construction project
  • Site inspections and client meetings
  • RFI proposals and responses
  • Client liason and employee management
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Construction Management
6

Project Estimator

  • Prepare cost estimates from design conceptions and specifications as requested for project purposes
  • Prepare written proposals for prospective projects
  • Create takeoffs from blueprints of various electrical system.
  • Estimate change orders
  • Collect and review quotations from vendors.
  • Prepare and maintain estimating database
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Marketing Management
7

Project Estimator

  • Calculating estimates for bidding purposes
  • Plotting and scanning plans
  • Requesting and obtaining permits from various government authorities
  • Conducting hydrant flow tests at project sites
  • Designing fire sprinkler systems utilizing AutoCAD
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Safety & Fire Engineering Technology
MA
Distance Ed
Introduction And Intermediate Levels
8

Project Estimator

  • Preparing installation proposals.
  • Assist Territory Managers and Distributors with sales and technical support.
  • Proper application of Martin products.
  • Use of office tools.
  • Provide innovative solutions for customers' problems.
  • Start engineering request process for custom solutions
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
9

Project Estimator

  • Responsible for all aspects of project estimation on current and prospective construction projects. From finding new projects, attending pre-bids, bidding, and preparing proposals
  • Responsible for assisting the project managers with the project buy-out, writing of sub-contractor scopes of work, and preparation of change order documentation
  • Work closely with the owner in business development, meeting with prospective clients, preparing preliminary estimates, and other pre-construction services
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Economics
10

Project Estimator/security Sales

  • Present sealed bids to schools and General Contractors for evaluation.
  • Determine types and quantities of parts and labor to provide winning bids.
  • Analyze variances of projected cost versus actual cost.
  • Acquire pricing from various vendors to consistently provide quality bids.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of reading blueprints to meet proposal requirements.
  • Develop marketing strategy and pricing for the Security Division.
  • Project future trends in Surveillance and Access Controls and relay those trends to staff.
  • Keep current with continuing education.
  • Design surveillance systems and process bids for sales staff.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Management

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