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Marine Construction Cost Estimator

Seattle, WA
Scope of Duties:
Work on new line of WA State Ferries.
Provide Independent Cost Estimates for Contract Amendments (adding scope).
Provide cost estimation for routine change order proposals (within the general scope of the Contract).
Become part of the project administration team.
Perform a cost or price analysis to ensure price proposals are reasonable.
Review drawings, specifications and other data to gain a thorough and prior knowledge of the change proposals.
Provide Direct and Indirect cost analysis in an auditable format.
Desired Skills/Experience
Overall understanding of how to build and do take-offs.
Ability to resolve cost discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information.
Ability to handle competing priorities and deadlines effectively and respond well to last minute, high priority, and time sensitive projects.
Proactive approach and proven ability to communicate with a multi-disciplined project team including (design, construction, maintenance, and operations personnel) as necessary to provide quality, accurate and timely submission.
Analyzes plans, specifications, schedules, construction change orders, RFIs, proposals, and other technical project documentation.
Prepare and review multi-discipline project estimates for heavy civil/marine and architectural based construction projects.
The type of work involved includes public transportation infrastructure in a marine environment, passenger terminal building construction, including steel and concrete bridge structures, foundation piles, and utility construction for both DOT and public utility.
Strong working knowledge of building materials including materials and construction methods/practices used in a marine transportation construction environment.
Proficiency in Microsoft applications, including Word, Excel, Outlook and Project is required.
Performs site visits and investigations as required.
Experience: 3 years minimum of cost estimating (required);
     marine construction industry: 1 year minimum (required).
Ability to present summary data in a concise format that can be easily read and interpreted by a variety of staff.

Duration: 24 months +

Location: Downtown Seattle
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