MYR Group Inc. Electrical Estimator/Project Manager in Auburn, Washington
Estimator/Project Managers are responsible for cost estimates for various commercial and industrial electrical construction projects. This position is an integral part of the electrical construction process and ensures the company's competitiveness, profitability, and growth. In addition to estimating, they will manage projects from the bid award process through project installation while working with a variety of personnel from the field to executive level. Estimator/Project Manager Duties: * Prepare project construction schedules * Submit Requests for Information to clients * Manage day-to-day activities of assigned projects * Act as the main point-of-contact for project personnel * Coordinate meetings, schedule updates, submit deliverables, and address outstanding open items as requested by clients * Prepare look-ahead documents and weekly, monthly progress reports and billing information * Review and monitor job costs versus budgets * Report regularly to management team * Prepare project estimates for transmission, distribution, and/or substation electrical projects within set deadlines * Perform field take-offs/evaluations for estimate preparation * Participate in the estimate review process with internal and external stakeholders * Prepare bills of material and other information for use by purchasing * Prepare complete labor and material cost estimates * Schedule and attend field walk-downs with customers, subcontractors, and construction personnel to understand and determine constructability requirements * Compare various project documents for accuracy and consistency * Assist in the preparation and submission of change orders * Coordinate closely with project management * Assist construction personnel throughout the project life-cycle in tracking and understanding basis of cost estimate * Interface with various staff to include field personnel * Regular and predictable attendance is required * Additional duties as assigned Principal Skills/Qualifications * Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related field, or equivalent experience (5+ years' project management and estimating experience in the electrical industry) * Knowledgeable with specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time/cost/labor estimates for projects and services * Knowledgeable of the N.E.C. and all relevant local codes * Able to read and understand civil, architectural, structural, mechanical, etc. plans and specifications to include blue prints, proposals and other documents as they relate to electrical work * Computer literate and proficient with Microsoft Office applications * Proficient with estimating software such as Accubid or equivalent * Ability to prepare construction schedules in Microsoft Project and/or Primavera * Excellent analytical, organizational, and verbal and written communication skills * Team player who is able to successfully work with diverse internal and external partners Apply at: myrgroup.com. If you require an accommodation to complete the online application, please call our Employment Hotline at 1-855-635-1321. MYR Group Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Employer's Job# 2587/3660 Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.