Senior Estimator

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Sedaa Corporation
Job Title – Senior Estimator
Job Location – San Ramon, CA
Position Type – Contract (4 months)

About Sedaa

Sedaa Corporation was founded in 2000, and is headquartered in San Ramon, CA in the San Francisco Bay Area. Sedaa works with a wide range of businesses across many industries -- from organizations in emerging markets with less than 500 employees, to Fortune 100 corporations supported by thousands of employees around the globe. At Sedaa, we specialize in finding the right talent to meet the unique needs and goals of businesses.

Job Description

Qualifications: Appropriate Job Title: Senior Pipeline Estimator (known as Senior Target Pricing Analyst)

Minimum Qualifications:
• Experience in pipeline or mechanical estimating
• 5-7 years of estimating experience with an emphasis on pipeline projects
• 4-year degree or equivalent experience
• Extensive knowledge and experience in EPC, crew- based estimating practices and methods
• Ability to organize, direct, perform, review and present cost estimating products with minimum supervision
• Demonstrated ability in pricing negotiation
• In-depth knowledge of pipeline construction activities, crew composition, realistic production rates, working restriction, and project schedules; first-hand experience setting up activity based resource loaded estimates; knowledge of estimating indirect costs to support large pipeline projects
• Thorough understanding of established cost index, escalation calculations and projections; thorough understanding of cost engineering and estimating industry standards for administrative, supervisory procedures and practices. This position requires specific experience in estimating pipeline installation and/or pipeline upgrade projects.

Travel Requirements:  
• Up to 25% travel to project sites (typically no overnight travel is required)
• Site visits include site meetings job walks 
Responsibilities:  Senior Pipeline Estimator (known as Senior Target Pricing Analyst)
Responsibilities:
• Provide pipeline project estimates • Provide target price negotiating support within a 6–10 person team, directly with contractors/company representatives (in person) bidding for the project
• Research and develop target pricing for ongoing projects, ultimately developing a “bottoms-up” resource loaded estimate detail
• Provide change order support when needed, during project construction and close-out 
• Prepare, review and/or supervise (when delegated) the preparation and presentation of pipeline estimates with minimal supervision
• Work with construction and contracts personnel to prepare crew-based estimates assigning labor, equipment and materials to standard pipeline activities to meet project requirements
• Maintain relationships with project personnel, particularly with individual discipline group leaders and project managers |
• Prepare and supervise the preparation of cost studies, trend estimates, capital cost estimates, alternatives and estimates in specialized areas
• Assist in the overall negotiation of received bids by negotiating target pricing directly with the contractor and project management groups 

Location: San Ramon, CA
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Apply at: https://sedaa.hiringthing.com/job/30463/senior-estimator