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Cost Estimators are employed by construction companies and are responsible for determining the costs of a construction project. Typical example resumes for Cost Estimators highlight the following duties: assessing development sites, identifying variables like electrical availability, determining the amount of materials needed, updating records, and providing the final cost for construction jobs. Qualifications such as analytical thinking, attention to details, construction projects expertise, excellent numerical skills, and computer proficiency are often seen on Cost Estimator resume samples. Most eligible candidates hold a Bachelor's Degree in construction science.

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Cost Estimator

Provided detailed cost estimates to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Air Force, and the General Services Administration (G.S.A.).

  • Developed material takeoff reports using GTCO digitizer.
  • Participated in program to evaluate condition of U.S. Air Force Military Family Housing and provide cost estimates for upgrading housing to meet current USAF standards.
  • Provided estimates to Okaloosa County School District for new school construction, school remodel/upgrade, and disaster (hurricane) repairs.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
Technology, Engineering
12

Lead Cost Estimator and Acquisition Analyst

Cost analysis, contract management and acquisition support for the Department of Education Cloud Computing Re-compete.

  • Reviewed and edited Statement of Objectives (SOO), Statement of Work (SOW), Performance Work Statement (PWS), Request for Information (RFI) in accordance with FAR Standards
  • Developed a CLIN structure compatible with current Federal Student Aid systems and worked with client to develop project requirements.
  • Analyzed quotes from prospective vendors, historical data from incumbent contractor and market research to develop an IGCE
  • Opine on Price Reasonableness and Realism and provide evidential matter to support write-ups
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
Accounting
Management Science & Statistics
13

Senior Cost Estimator

Developed and managed repair menu pricing for all Over and Above C-17 requirements.

  • Developed and managed the FAB to Stock program on the most critical fabrications that resulted in cost savings up to 40% on re-occurring fabrications.
  • Developed the standard on the make vs buy cost & price analysis as required by SOW (statement of work) agreements.
  • Developed training standards to help newly hired and laterally appointed employees in their transition process.
  • Received merit raise for customer satisfaction on estimate variance of 5% or less.
  • Presented briefings to new customers and program status to upper level managers and the ACO.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AAS
Technology
Education
14

Construction Engineer/ Cost Estimator

Prepared bid estimates and won construction & facility renovation projects valued at $25,000 to $5 million.

  • Single handedly performed project cycle tasks for a MACC contract including preliminary and conceptual
  • Communicated with all project stakeholders regarding RFIs, change orders, submittals, and timelines.
  • Prepared 250 plus sketch based estimates in 'Xactimate' for new construction and restoration projects.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
MS
Civil Engineering
15

Cost Estimator

Generated cost estimates for projects of various construction type, especially buildings, and estimate quality

  • Temporary assignment to client task force to identify completion costs for a struggling project
  • Integrated quickly and collaborated with design and construction personnel of various companies on task force
  • Assisted project controls department with project schedule creation
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
MA
Master of Arts
16

Sales Consultant/ Cost Estimator

  • Estimated building costs on new and complete roof replacements
  • Coordinated and supervised successful job completions in a timely manner to ensure customer satisfaction
  • Consistently generated over $250K in sales revenue yearly
  • Managed and maintained valuable customer relationships
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Business Administration
17

Cost Estimator

Researched, drafted, planned, and programmed the state's Military Construction

  • Received, verified, and coordinated approval of all [company name]
  • Developed cost estimations with engineering using RS Means and consultants
  • Scheduled NGB 420R forms and proposals to request funding approval
  • Organized and assembled detailed trails of real property contracts for the state auditor
Candidate Info
4
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
18

Cost Estimator

  • Reviewed contractors’ requirements for schedules and progress reports to ensure alignment with project targets
  • Completed concrete quantity take-off of building structure and revised RFI files to request engineering information from general contractor.

  • Calculated the conceptual cost related to material, labor and equipment then made corresponding Recap Sheet
through Spreadsheet
  • Edited and Prepared Bid Proposal, contract file for general contractor and subcontractor
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Civil Engineering
MS
Construction Management
19

Cost Estimator

Developed detailed material cost estimates for engineering changes

  • Supported project teams with creating complete bill of material for all vendor parts and raw material
  • Analyzed bill of material to ensure cost data is accurate and reasonable
  • Created and updated proposal BOE's to support the cost volume.
  • Ensured both the bill of material and BOE were FAR compliant and could pass government audit
  • Used SAP actuals and budget data to develop rates for shop supplies and utilization
  • Supported aftermarket team by providing material cost estimates for spare parts
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BBA
Management Information Systems
MBA
Management Information Systems
20

Cost Estimator

Work with various functional groups (Engineering, Finance, Legal, Logistics, and Procurement) to estimate cost of Hear
Recovery Steam Generator (HRSG) boiler.

  • Maintain component configuration of standard HRSG products.
  • Work with domestic & international suppliers to develop competitive proposal for a tender.
  • Ensure accurate FX rates for forward point and currency risk for tenders.
  • Review developed cost with functional teams prior to bid submission.
  • Document the tender activity for audit.
  • Prepare an As-sold document once a contract is awarded to handover from sales to execution team.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Cad
MA
Master of Arts
MS
Mechanical Engineering Technology

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