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Senior Estimator

Company: WSP
Location: Dallas
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Senior Estimator Who We Are At WSP, we are driven by inspiring future-ready pioneers to innovate. We're looking to grow our teams with people who are ready to collaborate in building communities and expanding our skylines. To do this, we hire candidates of all backgrounds. That's why here at WSP, inclusion, diversity, equity and belonging are core principles. Anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future! This Opportunity Be involved in projects with our Project Controls and Technology Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client's objectives and solves their challenges. At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future! WSP is currently initiating a search for a Senior Estimator to be located in on of our Dallas, Texas offices. Your Impact * Prepares work to be estimated by gathering drawings, specifications, and related documents for various disciplines. * Identifies labor, material, and time requirements by studying proposals, drawings, specifications, and related documents. * Computes costs by analyzing labor, material, and time requirements. * Resolves discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information. * Presents prepared estimate by assembling and displaying numerical and descriptive information. * Prepares special reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends. * Maintains cost data base by entering and backing up data. * Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications. * Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed Who You Are Required Qualifications * 5+ years related experience in architectural/heavy civil/structural/utility elements for infrastructure/buildings/vertical construction projects * A Bachelor of Science degree in a relevant Engineering discipline (e.g. Civil Engineering), Construction Management, or related * Demonstrated skill/experience in development of Conceptual through Bid Document crew-based or unit price cost estimates * Strong knowledge of On-Screen Takeoff software and MS Office applications. * Able to read plans and develop cost estimates * Strong understanding of construction processes * Able to demonstrate progressively-increasing responsibility in estimating, working effectively with minimal supervision. * Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP's Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures * Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP's health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies Preferred Qualifications * Working knowledge in use of HCSS HeavyBid, Sage Timberline, and/or other estimating software applications * Construction contractor estimating experienc #LI-VD1 Additional Requirements * To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions. * Successful applicant must be able to provide proof of vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their start date or prior to December 8, 2021, whichever is later, or be granted an exemption based on a disability or sincerely held religious belief. If you cannot receive the vaccine because of a disability or a sincerely-held religious belief, you may submit an accommodation request to WSP's Equal Employment Opportunity Office. Learn more about the COVID-19 vaccination here - https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/index.html. Additional Details * Required Education: Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent Experience * Minimum Years Experience: 5-7 years * Travel Required: N/A - No travel required * Job Status: Regular * Employee Type: Full * Primary Location: DALLAS - N STEMMONS FRWY * All locations: US-TX-Dallas About WSP USA WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of WSP, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment markets. With more than 12,000 employees in over 200 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee's career. At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be essential in meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started? WSP USA (and all of its U.S. companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status. The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States. Back Share * * * * * Apply Now

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