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Transmission and Substation Estimator
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Transmission and Substation Estimator

Job Description

Job Title:
Estimator (Transmission and Distribution Estimator)

Location:
Chicago, ILL

Type:
Long Term Contract (2+ years)




Education and experience

Must be able to pass a background check and be able to work in the US without sponsorship








Bachelor or advanced degree in a relevant business or engineering related field is required






A minimum of 3 years relevant experience in an electric utility or company providing electric utility construction related services is required






Electric utility related construction, engineering or testing experience is highly desirable






Understanding of distribution, transmission and/or substation civil and/or electrical construction techniques is highly desirable






A minimum of 3 years relevant experience with estimating software and techniques is highly desirable




Technical Skills






Must be comfortable performing primary responsibilities and tasks in a computerized environment






Developed Microsoft Office computer skills, especially Excel is essential






Familiarity with estimating software and techniques is highly desirable






Must be able to perform detailed analysis, comparisons and evaluations of various construction related information






Must be able to quickly understand and apply conceptual construction and engineering related information to develop project estimates






Must be able to understand and interpret various detailed technical project documents and drawings and develop detailed project estimates


Interpersonal Skills






Must have very good verbal and written communication skills






Must be able to learn and apply instructions and concepts effectively and quickly in carrying out responsibilities






Must be willing to investigate and ask questions when necessary to provide necessary detail and clarity in carrying out responsibilities






Must be able to effectively work and accomplish responsibilities with minimum direct supervision






Must be able to effectively interact with construction, engineering and other technical personnel






Must be able to multi-task and work well under changing conditions on a variety of projects






Must be comfortable performing visits to existing or potentially new construction sites to assess project construction conditions and requirements






Must be able to provide own transportation to regional construction sites when required






Must be a good team player


Job Requirements

Elecrical Design,ELECTRICAL - POWER,ELECTRICAL SWITCHGEAR

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Contractor
Job Type Engineering
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience At least 3 year(s)
Manages Others No
Industry Energy - Utilities - Gas - Electric
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID BHJOB2400_74516
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Transmission and Substation Estimator


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