Our client is a fast-paced, team-oriented, fast-growing environment that is engaged in providing complex service offerings to the Microgrid, Renewable, Commercial, Industrial, Utility, and Project Development markets. The successful candidate will need to be able to handle all cost estimation tasks for large and/or sophisticated microgrid and substation EPC (engineer, procure, construct) projects, including RFP review, , supplier bid package development and interaction, internal team coordination, and compiling final cost estimate. This position will report to the Assistant Manager-Major Projects. 10+ Years of experience is required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reviewing customer RFP, specifications, designs, and requirements.
  • Performing site visits to potential EPC construction sites to document site conditions, constructability, interconnection options, risks/hazards, and any other relevant information.
  • Creating scope of work and specifications for equipment suppliers and contractors to use in bidding.
  • Writing scope of work, exceptions, assumptions, and exclusions sections for proposal documents and RFP responses.
  • Coordinating with internal engineering, analytical studies, field service, project management, product management, sales, procurement, and production departments to develop internal cost estimates.
  • Identifying, coordinating, tracking, evaluating, and maintaining relationships with external equipment suppliers and contractors, including emerging technologies.
  • Identifying and evaluating project risk and suggesting risk mitigation options.
  • Consolidating internal and external cost estimates and quotations into a well-organized total project cost estimate.
  • Presenting proposed approach and potential design trade-offs and explaining complex concepts and new technologies to customers and internal audiences.
  • Guiding development of realistic and commercially advantageous assumptions in the lack of clear requirements from customers.
  • Assisting in risk identification and evaluation.
Engineering Icon

Engineering

Learn about our Engineering Talent Acquisition services here

Cost Estimator | Direct Hire

Chicago, IL

Our client is a fast-paced, team-oriented, fast-growing environment that is engaged in providing complex service offerings to the Microgrid, Renewable, Commercial, Industrial, Utility, and Project Development markets. The successful candidate will need to be able to handle all cost estimation tasks for large and/or sophisticated microgrid and substation EPC (engineer, procure, construct) projects, including RFP review, , supplier bid package development and interaction, internal team coordination, and compiling final cost estimate. This position will report to the Assistant Manager-Major Projects. 10+ Years of experience is required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reviewing customer RFP, specifications, designs, and requirements.
  • Performing site visits to potential EPC construction sites to document site conditions, constructability, interconnection options, risks/hazards, and any other relevant information.
  • Creating scope of work and specifications for equipment suppliers and contractors to use in bidding.
  • Writing scope of work, exceptions, assumptions, and exclusions sections for proposal documents and RFP responses.
  • Coordinating with internal engineering, analytical studies, field service, project management, product management, sales, procurement, and production departments to develop internal cost estimates.
  • Identifying, coordinating, tracking, evaluating, and maintaining relationships with external equipment suppliers and contractors, including emerging technologies.
  • Identifying and evaluating project risk and suggesting risk mitigation options.
  • Consolidating internal and external cost estimates and quotations into a well-organized total project cost estimate.
  • Presenting proposed approach and potential design trade-offs and explaining complex concepts and new technologies to customers and internal audiences.
  • Guiding development of realistic and commercially advantageous assumptions in the lack of clear requirements from customers.
  • Assisting in risk identification and evaluation.

Learn More:

Tracy Vistine

Vice President of Talent Acquisition

tvistine@messinagroupinc.com

847-993-5850

Send email View LinkedIn

Similar Jobs: