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Cost Estimator - Construction

Cogent Infotech. New York Contractor
$25.00 - $30.00 / hour
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Job Description:

  • Prepare cost estimates for product manufacturing, construction projects, or services to aid management in bidding on or determining price of product or service.
  • May specialize according to particular service performed or type of product manufactured.
  • Prepares cost estimates by analyzing proposals and requirements.
  • Position requires travel.

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 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.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Establish and maintain tendering process and conduct negotiations

Skills required:

  • Knowledge of RS Means is a requirement
  • Analyzing Information, Estimating, Planning, Reporting Research Results, Data Center Experience, Strategic Planning, Attention to Detail, Informing Others, Requirements Analysis

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Analysis
Management
Bidding
Construction
Research
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Cost Estimator - Construction
$25.00 - $30.00 / hour
Estimated Salary: $110K
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Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, COGENT is a turnkey Information Technology (IT) Consulting firm that has consistently delivered innovative IT and Business solutions to both the Commercial and Public Sector clients since 2003.

Our innovative, cutting edge yet flexible solutions, enable our clients to address their critical Business and IT issues in order to stay ahead of competition without incurring excessive costs.

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