Duration: 9+ months contract
Provide project controls Estimating support per PC-EU-2004 to the director, manager of projects, project managers, contractors and other key team members.
Utilize independent estimates to challenge contractor proposals
Identify project/program scope, schedule, and budget issues early and developing resolutions to ensure the successful execution of projects and programs.
Provide Phase 1, 2, and 3 level estimates
Prepare estimates and cash flows in support of authorization presentations
Provide historical estimate accuracy report of complete projects and program and update parametric unit rates as needed
Prepare standard WBS estimates and assumptions with confidence factors ranging from study to construction phases of the project.
Provide 24/7 on call estimating services for emergent projects
Develop unit cost and parametric estimate range for standard scope of work.
Review the basis of an estimate during Project Estimate Challenge meetings.
Incorporate project actuals into estimating methodology in order to ensure continuous improvement.
Report project actuals against estimate at project completion
Work with the project managers to ensure that the estimates are properly challenged and reviewed.
Analytic, Engineering, Project Management or related degree preferred.
Needs 10yrs experience in estimating for Electric Utility Industry, particularly in Substation, Distribution, and Transmission construction.