Cost Estimator Jobs in Houston, Texas
Cost Coordinator with pipeline construction experience needed in Houston, TX for a long term contract opportunity to support Project Managers, Project Directors,Project Controls and Engineering. Responsibilities for the Estimator Provide accurate cost variance analysis of project based on comparisons that include (1) forecasts versus budget, (2) current forecast versus prior period forecast (3) cu...
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. We are a diverse company, including individuals with expertise in science, research, engineering, construction, and information technology. Our strength is in collectively providing integrated services—delivering the best solutions to meet our clients' needs. With more than 14,000 employees worldwide, 35...
Company Confidential Houston, TX
We are seeking a top notch senior level Project Manager/Estimator for a small but highly stable and successful company who provides new construction and renovation projects of various sizes for municipalities, water waste treatment plants and pumping stations throughout the States of Texas and Louisiana. Position Summary: Prepare cost estimates and provide Project Management for construction proje...
ELECTRICAL PROJECT MANAGER-ESTIMATOR The Project Manager is responsible for the planning, execution, and safety of electrical projects. The ideal candidate has a proven track record of gaining customers and maintaining solid relationships. Tasks Maintain and expand the customer base. Grow the business and the bottom line Employ firms uniform processes and procedures to execute work Layout work and...
. Adecco Engineering and Technical has a current direct hire opportunity for a Commercial Construction Estimator job in Houston, Texas. You must have worked with multiple trades along with general contractor field experience. Commercial interior build out experience from a tilt wall shell warehouse type aspect. Ability to read blueprints or go into a site with no plans. Goal/expectation is to prov...
An opportunity for an instant hire for the right candidate with previous experience in residential-base construction estimating, budgeting, and purchasing processes and systems. An individual wanting to build a career at Lifetime Homes as a Project estimator/Purchasing Agent - Identify, Source and prepare price comparisons of supply quantities and various vendors - Negotiate best prices with vario...
We are currently looking for a Senior Estimator for a Chemical Company located in Houston, Texas. We prefer someone who has had chemical, petrochemical or refinery background and has good Capital Project experience. This is a challenging and exciting opportunity for someone who is looking for a full-time salary position with full benefits. Below is listed the responsibilities of the position. Esti...
AFP Alarm & Detection, a subsidiary of Allied Fire Protection, LP, is a Pearland based construction subcontractor with an immediate opening for a Fire Alarm Designer/Project Manager/Estimator. The Fire Alarm Designer/Project Manager/Estimator provides fire alarm design and project management of new and existing fire alarm related projects. Description · Perform all Fire Alarm system project/task r...
JOB PURPOSE: Pre-Sale Estimation - Prepare "bid-type" or other proposals at the direction of the Division Manager when there will be no Salesperson involvement. LOCATION: Division REPORTS TO: Division Manager SUPERVISES: None JOB DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for reviewing specifications and plans and preparing an accurate Bill of Materials, Materials cost estimate, preliminary labor cost...
Position Summary: The Conceptual Estimator is a critical position within S&P. Conceptual Estimators are responsible for evaluating bid specifications and drawings, ensuring that we know everything required to successfully bid and win the project. Conceptual Estimators must aggressively follow-up with subcontractors to ensure that bids are received. Conceptual Estimators also work with the Project...
Under moderate supervision and in compliance with company policy, manufacturing and safety procedures and any applicable outside certification standards, the Estimator provides accurate price quotes and sizing information to Sales and reviews Technical Order Processing calculations to ensure accuracy. Essential Functions Proofread orders and check calculations to ensure accuracy; forward discrepan...
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77045
This position will require experience in the following areas: Material take-offs and cost estimating Word, Access, Excel and AutoCAD 2007 or above Accurate Record Keeping Description: This position will report directly to the Landscape Architects in the office. The main objective of this position is to perform accurate take-offs from plans to ensure proper cost estimating. This position will also...
Job Purpose: Prepares cost estimates by analyzing proposals and requirements. Job Duties: Prepares work to be estimated by gathering proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents. Identifies labor, material, and time requirements by studying proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents. Computes costs by analyzing labor, material, and time requirements. Resolves disc...
Job Description In 1981, Walker Engineering, Inc was formed in Dallas, Texas. The company started with only three employees, and during the last 30 years we have transformed into one of the largest and most qualified electrical construction companies in Texas with offices in Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston, Austin, and San Antonio. The large growth has been made possible because of our dedicated employ...
Konecranes is the industry shaping global leader in manufacturing and servicing overhead cranes and other lifting equipment. We serve a broad range of customers, including manufacturing and process industries, shipyards, ports and terminals. We're not just lifting things, but entire businesses. TM PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide sales with priced cost competitive technical solutions, dimension...
The cost engineer will be capable of decomposing plot plans and architectural drawings for various O&G projects, specifically domestic and LNG to include facility infrastructure and subsea installations. The cost engineer shall take into account all the materials, personnel, and any other resources needed to complete construction and verification testing. The cost engineer will work with the produ...
iSphere is seeking a Refinery Turnaround Cost Engineer for a fulltime employment at our clients location in Quatar. *ALL WHO APPLY WILL BE WORKING AT QUATAR.* Desired Skills and Experience: • Bachelor degree and/or proven experience in Cost Engineering or Cost Estimator positions within the petrochemical industry with a good understanding of project management and turnarounds; • Prior participatio...
Procurement Engineers with experience in heavy industry construction projects are needed for direct hire positions located in Houston, TX. Relocation assistance available. Responsibilities for the Procurement Specialist Development of specific Terms and Conditions Solicitation of Bids Bid Evaluation Negotiation of Commercial Terms including Price and Delivery, Schedule and Liquidated Damages Resol...
Project Estimator Houston, TX Type: Contract to hire or Direct Hire Essential functions will include, but not be limited to the following : · Analyze Requests for Proposals (RFP’s), plans, amendments and other documentation to determine scope of work and content to establish costs, preparation time, schedules, materials, design and labor estimates as well as reviewing all documentation for accurac...
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Cost Engineering Specialist
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Cost Engineering Specialist
Determines parts and assemblies costs by identifying, parts, labor, and overhead costs.
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Identifies parts costs by studying models and materials lists; determining manufacturing processes and procedures; applying standards; collecting materials costs.
Identifies labor costs by studying manufacturing and assembly processes; applying standards.
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