Cost Estimator 2

Orlando, Florida
Construction, Trades & Mining (Construction and Extraction Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
US$ 20.00 - US$ 30.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Justin Kolleda, Spherion
3212550222 X208
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Job Description

Provide Project Cost Estimating support on a variety of engineering assignments associated with industrial base operations and maintenance of facilities infrastructure. The Project Estimator is responsible for developing conceptual, ROM (Rough Order of Magnitude), and final estimates for facility modification and new construction projects with varying size and scope at the Kennedy Space Center and Canaveral Air Force Station. Cost estimates are prepared within the guidelines of the performance work statement and the CSI Master Format.

Assignments include supporting team members on requirements development thru design, and implementation. Assignments include short suspense tasks, with schedule deadlines. Provide solid critical-thinking, analytical and communication skills; close attention to detail; ability to manage time and meet deadlines; ability to use construction management, financial analysis and project management software, as well as spreadsheet and accounting software.

- Perform Construction Cost Estimating activities in support of industrial base operations and maintenance of facilities infrastructure
- Provide solid critical-thinking, analytical and communication skills in support of Project objectives.
- Maintain close attention to detail, and manage time and meet aggressive deadlines
- Exhibit proficiency in utilization of RS Means Estimating software.
- Ensure assigned projects are completed on time, and within approved scope and budget.
- Establish and maintain a filing system or databases as needed for tracking project status.
- Develop, maintain and produce documentation in support ROM and Task Plan efforts.
- Interface with customers to comply with scope and schedule requirements.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

- Good communications and analytical skills.
- Proficient working knowledge of RS Means or similar Construction Cost Estimating software. Demonstrable experience in ability to navigate through all sections of cost estimating software.
- Working knowledge in MS Office Suite.
- Demonstrated experience in meeting schedule deadlines.
- A demonstrable knowledge with MS Excel, Word, Project, and Powerpoint.
- Working knowledge with Maximo.


4-7 years

- Associates degree in related field and five (5) years of construction estimating job-related experience or equivalent. Experience in Electrical, and HVAC construction preferred.
- May require the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance. Must be a U.S. citizen and be able to obtain and maintain required clearances/badges as required by program and position

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