Project Estimator

Project Estimator

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ABB is seeking a Project Estimator, includes determining the cost of projects and proposals, including physical and human resources and support services. It also consists of monitoring the costs from project inception to completion and alerting management of potential problems or cost overruns. Perform a variety of activities associated with multiple projects, and assist Project Managers in various aspects of their assignments. Suggest and implement initiatives to ensure customer satisfaction and improve performance.

Tasks:

Typical duties/responsibilities for project management may include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Review customers' specifications and examine new contracts to ensure thorough understanding and adherence to desired contract terms and conditions. Monitor, analyze, and report on contract performance, and control contract documents. Maintain a centralized project control process and enforce necessary controls to assure maximum project profitability.

• Initiate price change requests, apply mark-ups, prepare quotations and implement changes, as appropriate. Under general direction, resolve disputes involving back charges, escalation, delays, extras and warranty charges. Prepare releases, waivers of lien and affidavits to allow collection of all payments.

• Review and coordinate flow of information among various groups and customers, and implement measures to resolve problems, ensure meeting schedule commitments and achieve customer satisfaction.

• May act as the group's representative in meetings with customers and suppliers.

Requirements:

Basic qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree and 5 years of Project Estimating/Timberline Estimating experience

Alternatively, this position may be filled at the senior level for the successful candidate meeting these basic qualification: Bachelor’s degree and 8 years Project Estimating experience/Timberline Estimating experience .


Preferred qualifications:
• Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering
• Primavera P6, Timberline Estimating, Construction experience
• Strong conceptual and analytical skills, Self-motivated and goal oriented
• Strong personality and team player

Additional information

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB

ABB is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, or protected veterans status. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites:
http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf
http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm. http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf

As an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, applicants may request to review the Affirmative Action Plan of a particular ABB facility between the hours of 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. EST Monday through Friday by contacting an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762.

Protected veterans and qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access ABB's career site as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by calling an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762 or by sending an email to US-AskHR@abb.com. Resumes and applications will not be accepted in this manner.

Location:
Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
Contract type:
Regular/Permanent
Business unit:
Business Unit Grid Integration
Date posted:
2018-11-26
Job function:
Project Management
Publication ID:
US67018885_E1

ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in power grids, electrification products, industrial automation and robotics and motion, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization with two clear value propositions: bringing electricity from any power plant to any plug and automating industries from natural resources to finished products. As title partner in ABB Formula E, the fully electric international FIA motorsport class, ABB is pushing the boundaries of e-mobility to contribute to a sustainable future. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 147,000 employees. www.abb.com

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