AECOM Estimator in San Francisco, California

United States of America - California, San Francisco

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented Estimator for immediate employment in San Francisco, CA. This position is working with a large Utility provider, to provide estimating services for repairs to fire damaged utilities in their geographic territory. This is a multi-year construction program offering significant career growth to the right candidate.

The Program Management/Construction Management (PM/CM) business line specializes in the management of design and construction of community infrastructure facilities for education, healthcare, national governments, sports and leisure, justice, cultural venues, and commercial needs. From concept through completion, we provide necessary technical and administrative services to help our clients meet their program objectives. Our professionals serve as an extension of our clients' staff, protecting their interests as our own, and often working within our clients' offices. As an industry leader in PM/CM, we oversee activities ranging from planning, coordination, scheduling and cost control, to design, construction and commissioning.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Solves routine problems following established policies and procedures under supervision

  • Gathers and compiles data for use in conceptual/bid proposal estimates

  • Maintains current, accurate information on prices from suppliers and contractors through direct contact, written materials, sales brochures, and prices lists

  • Reviews change requests and proposals for coordination with various construction trades

  • Participates with inspection and quality assurance staff to determine compliance with contract requirements

  • Produces budgets from conceptual plans and specifications

  • Developing client relationships and establishing trust through quality work product development and delivery

  • Negotiate final change order settlements with the appropriate parties

  • Manage and understand stakeholder involvement and/or expectation in the cost development of changes, budgets, etc.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma

  • 8+ years of estimating experience

  • Understanding of estimating terminology, measures, concepts and principles

  • Ability to produce budgets from conceptual plans and specifications

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Architecture or related field

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line PM/CM

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 196474BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.