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Estimators analyze proposals and requirements in order to deliver cost estimates. Typical resume samples for Estimator describe duties like gathering and studying proposals, summarizing information, detecting current trends, updating cost databases, and working to get the best price in a bid. Based on our collection of example resumes, the most important Estimator qualifications are research skills, analytical thinking, attention to details, communication abilities, and computer proficiency. Most Estimators hold a degree in statistics, finance, economics or mathematics and various relevant certifications.

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Applications Engineer/project Estimator

Designed control system diagrams and blueprints for field personnel using AutoCAD LT 2007 and 2008

  • Worked with project managers and sales engineers with blueprint and job specification interpretation
  • Assisted field personnel with control system start-up, troubleshooting and program installation
  • Trained control system owner/personnel in the operation and troubleshooting of Andover Controls
  • Wrote initial/final estimates, proposals and close-out documents to review with project managers and sales engineers
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AS
Applied Science
22

Project Manager/estimator

Estimating sign boards and billboards in engineering drawings.

  • Read and reviewed blueprints and specifications to form a scope of work.
  • Performed quantity takeoffs for various kinds of materials.
  • Secured bids for each trade, then quantify their scope and pricing.
  • Created procedures for tracking, distributing and maintaining of all the project documentation.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
month
at this job
BE
Civil Engineering
MA
Me
23

Estimator

Reviewed Specifications, Drawing: to Determine Scope of Work and Required Contents of estimate.

  • Obtained Missing Information by RFI.
  • Prepared Complete Quantity Take offs and Bid estimates for Projects up to $5 millions
  • Document Construction Change Orders
  • Solicited New Construction Projects
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Mining Faculties
Engineering
24

Project Estimator / Supervisor

Onsite supervision of residential building subcontractors & site contractors

  • Promoted to Operations/ Materials Manager in 2004
  • Responsible for the daily scheduling of 30 work crews on multiple projects across the tri state region
  • Perform quantity takeoffs / estimating & bid proposals
  • Prepare project estimates in the $100,000 to $5,000,000 range
  • Solicit, evaluate and select material vendors for awarded projects
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
25

Cost Estimator

Gathered and analyzed bid information, calculated cost and conclude estimate

  • Distinguished required labor schedule and material for each project
  • Determined costs using labor and material pricing schedules
  • Gathered cost data from efficient representatives, subcontractors, and vendors
  • Negotiated between company and supply house to obtain top pricing
  • Coordinated material and equipment lists for each project
  • Analyzed specifications, blueprints and bills of material and sample layouts
  • Organized and maintained historical cost data
  • Traveled as company representative to bid openings and project meetings
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Studio Production
26

Project Manager/estimator

Managed and coordinated large-scale commercial structured cabling projects.

  • Designed telecommunications, access control, CCTV, paging, audio-visual, and nurse call systems by analyzing client's system requirements and determining the best solution to suit their needs.
  • Developed definitive construction cost estimates based on the analysis of project documentation such as drawings and specifications while incorporating project variables such as labor and materials.
  • Prepared documents such as bill of materials, proposals, material submittals, shop drawings, wiring
  • Established and maintained relationships with sub-contractors and material vendors.
  • Obtained, reviewed, and awarded quotes from sub-contractors and material vendors.
  • Scheduled labor and ordered material in accordance with the project schedule.
  • Monitored project progress, project changes, and field conditions to maintain project budget and schedule.
  • Reviewed completed job cost records to compare and analyze expended man-hours and material costs with estimated costs to determine accuracy of estimate or the reason for variance.
  • Trained apprentices and technicians on industry best practices for fiber optic and copper cabling
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Physics
27

Estimator

Identify and compute labor, material and time requirements by studying proposals, blueprints, specifications and related documents.

  • Present prepared estimate by assembling and displaying numerical and descriptive information.
  • Purchase and prepare necessary materials and tools for every project.
  • Schedule and assign projects to our masons.
  • Ensure a successful completion of every project within the time assigned.
  • Attend to any discrepancies during and after every completed project.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AA
Mandarin Chinese
BA
International Criminal Justice
28

Project Manager / Estimator

Preparation of project documents, project plans, estimated projects

  • Studying and analyzing the design / blueprints received from concerned departments
  • Purchased all necessary materials, tracked inventory and scheduled deliveries to sites in a timely manner
  • Administrate all inventory (tools / materials)
  • Identified and anticipated customer financial needs to match products and services
  • Coordinated and communicated daily activities of workers and construction needs for all phases
  • Maintain state regulatory and safety code specifications with work environment compliance
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
29

Project Manager/estimator/purchasing

Estimate project costs and determine net profits.

  • Oversee purchasing, inventory management, contracts, subcontractors, and billing.
  • Insure availability of materials, equipment, supplies, and labor for each project.
  • Maintain quality control and manage project schedule and budget according to client specifications.
  • Communicate with client, builders, contractors, and management companies regarding scheduling, completion, and resolution of problems.
  • Responsible for increasing residential/light commercial sales from $300,000 in 2009 to $680,000 in 2014.
  • Achieve a 35% net profit in 2013-2014.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
30

Estimator

Prepared and presented detailed and accurate cost estimates from conceptual design through to construction documents and also analyzed job plans, visited job site and interviewed the job
supervisor in order to prepared hard bid estimates. Directed coordinated, and negotiated change
orders and claims for Contractors, Suppliers and Architects. Built and, maintained relationship with suppliers, clients, consultants, subcontractors and vendors on a variety of projects. Direct and prepare specifications and bid documents under the general direction of engineering or project management staff.

  • Mentored newly hired project engineers and long standing peers, resulting in employees who could better perform their tasks and reducing turnover of valued
  • Validated and extracted historical costs from past projects providing validation of budgets prepared for current and future projects.
  • Maintain file of working documents as back-up for estimating database,
  • Direct and prepare specifications and bid documents under the general direction of engineering or project management staff.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Certificate
C
Certificate

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