10 Best Cost Estimator Job Descriptions

Cost Estimator Job summary 1

The Cost Estimator prepares cost estimates for projects with standard, configured product as a basis for pricing quotations. Works involves some diversity of product where application of established estimating practices is not difficult and scope of manufacturing operations is recognized as standard methods. Assists with originating and developing cost data where no previous standard practice data exists. Prepares final estimates for approval. Works is subject to check and verification and instructions are usually given on variations.

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Cost Estimator Job summary 2

The Cost Estimator will provide Cost Estimating Engineering Services to the Manager of Cost Estimating as an extension. The Cost Estimator shall be responsible for the development and preparation of Capital Project Cost Estimates for the Capital Program, and various miscellaneous in-house designed projects during the planning and design phases of the project.

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Cost Estimator Job summary 3

We are looking for Cost Estimator professionals to join our team. The Cost Estimator will assist the government program office teams and work in conjunction with government engineers and program managers, as well as other contractor engineers and program managers. Manage, oversee and/or lead or perform scientific work that involves the design, development and adaptation mathematical, statistical, econometric and other scientific methods and techniques. Analyze management problems and provide advice and insight about the probable effects of alternative solutions to these problems.

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Cost Estimator Job summary 4

The Cost Estimator, will generate and manage estimates required for pre-construction and bidding efforts. The Cost Estimator provides estimates, budget control, bid coverage and procurement projects and potential projects during pre-construction and construction phases of a project and across all scopes, systems, and assemblies. Estimates vary from conceptual to lump sum bids. Ability to complete full quantity take-offs to support accurate estimates for all disciplines in commercial projects including, but not limited to civil and site work, structural, concrete, envelope, finishes, mechanical, and electrical. A complete understanding of the interrelationship of the cost of labor, material, equipment, and productivity in the unit costs used at each level of an estimate is expected.

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Cost Estimator Job summary 5

The Cost Estimator contributes to achievement of cost management goals and objectives by developing budgets, evaluating bids and proposals, evaluating and negotiating changes, and helping to anticipate and address claims.

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Cost Estimator Job summary 6

The Cost Estimator reports to the Manager of Pricing and receives work requests from the site Contracts, Customer Service and Program Management. This role is responsible for gathering and evaluating data to prepare cost estimates and pricing for a variety of customer requests. The Cost Estimator works with the Commercial Organization (Contracts and Customer Service) to support customer fact-finds, audits and negotiation of government and commercial proposals.

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Cost Estimator Job summary 7

As a Cost Estimator you are responsible for creating quotations for new jobs based on information received from customers.

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Cost Estimator Job summary 8

We are growing and currently have a full-time, long-term opportunity for a dynamic, success driven Cost Estimator. In this role, you will provide highly responsive construction management services in one of the firm’s core business lines. If you are passionate about construction management industry, have a outgoing personality, possess excellent critical thinking skills, and a strong business acumen, then we would like to hear from you!

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Cost Estimator Job summary 9

The Cost Estimator is responsible for developing accurate and complete proposals for our department.

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Cost Estimator Job summary 10

The Cost Estimator forecasts project costs by gathering details and compiling data to estimate all production costs according to company specifications.

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