Urban Atelier Group (UAG) is a workshop of dedicated construction management professionals offering innovative expertise at every stage of the construction process.We take pride in carefully selecting each team member and encourage an open environment of communication, collaboration and personal growth.We are currently seeking an experienced MEP Estimator to join our Preconstruction Department at our main offices in Union Square.Job summary Provide and coordinate MEP estimating services on multiple projects in varying market sectors and contract types.The MEP Estimator shall be responsible for directly handling MEP trades on multiple preconstruction projects. The MEP Estimator shall understand the different MEP systems along with the relative costs as it relates to their territory.The MEP Estimator shall have an understanding of system designs so as to challenge and verify actual designs during preconstruction.MEP Estimators shall have a clear understanding of all construction markets and relative costs as it relates to the territory. They shall be responsible for the management and development of assigned estimators and shall lead, coordinate, and run all types of bids (LS, GMP, Design Build, etc.).MEP Estimators shall establish and maintain client and subcontractor relations.Key job functions1. Maintain all working documents and data to back-up estimate figures.2. Prepare quantity take-offs with Bluebeam.3. Fully level MEP subcontractor proposals using department scope sheet template for assigned trades on Bids and GMPs.4. Enter project metrics and financial data for all projects assigned as Lead into historical data sheets. Enter MEP metrics into historical data sheets for all projects.5. Review and incorporate historical data from subcontracts, purchase orders, productivity analysis reports, etc. into unit costs.6. Review proposal specifications and drawings, attend pre-bid/design meetings, determine scope of work, determine required proposal/bid deliverables, ascertain potential risks, follow-up for in-house operations plans, etc when assigned as Lead on estimates and bids.7. Prepare fully complete conceptual, schematic, and final MEP estimates as well as estimating tracking reports and variance reports.8. Direct, oversee, and provide technical support to assigned MEP Estimating personnel.9. Train and develop the skills of all assigned staff. Provide or contribute to performance reviews for these staff members.10. Establish and maintain relations with current clients and MEP subcontractors and Vendors.11. Assess and understand all bid and estimate risk.12. Perform additional assignments per supervisors directionMinimum requirements Educational and experience requirements include: 4 year engineering degree or equivalent combination of technical training and/or related experience; 3 to 8 years estimating, cost control and engineering experience in similar construction management/general contracting firms; thorough knowledge of construction market and relative costs in the New York and New Jersey area; thorough knowledge of estimating procedures and techniques, all MEP disciplines and cost control systems; ability to estimate all types of project/contracts and ability to coordinate and supervise group work efforts. Able to manage personal schedule to adapt to dynamic bidding and estimating schedules.We strive to hire well-qualified people and to provide equal employment opportunity.It is the policy of Urban Atelier Group not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, affectional preference or citizenship status.
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