Type: Contract

Category: Other

Job ID: 133216

Date Posted: 09/12/2019

Our client is the largest gas and electric utility in the DC/MD area.  At their location in Washington, DC, we have a need for a Estimator to support the upgrade of their substation and transmission systems.  These  are contract positions with potential for direct hire.  2 weeks of paid time off and 10 paid vacation days.  Compensation is $40-45/hr, based on experience.


Sr. Estimator Requirements:

  • Local/commutable to Washington, DC
  • Ability to work in the U.S. without sponsorship
  • Bachelor or advanced degree in a relevant business or engineering related field
  • A minimum of 5+ years of current experience estimating for design and construction projects
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience with estimating software and techniques
  • Must be able to quickly understand and apply conceptual construction and engineering related information to develop project estimates
  • Background in understanding and interpreting technical project documents and drawings, and developing detailed project estimates
  • Understanding the working construct of a Project Work Breakdown Structure
  • Electric utility related construction, engineering or testing experience is highly desirable
  • Developed understanding and proficiency with Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills