Parsons Corporation Electrical Estimator in New York, New York
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We are seeking to hire 2 Electrical Estimators to join our Industrial team to support a major industrial customer, on a long-term project, in the NY region.
Parsons Industrial Market is a world-class leader in delivering solutions to private sector industrial clients, public utilities and various government agencies. Our key clients in the US and Canada include:
Oil & Gas upstream, midstream and downstream companies
Utilities and Communication companies
Federal, state, and provincial agencies
Our primary services include program and construction management, capital project execution (engineering, procurement and construction), facilities assessments and enhancements, technology development and delivery of comprehensive environmental solutions.
In this role, you will perform a variety of estimating activities for a Utility Customer for transmission and distribution (T&D) systems.
Assist in review project plans and specifications in detail
Assist & Take lead in quantity takeoffs (electrical & systems)
In short term be able to Basic Understanding of Estimate format & software.
Create activities accurately reflecting the means and methods of the work
Compare productivity rates with historical data
Input subcontractor and material quotes
Coordinate with team to ensure all contract scope is covered
Understand and express estimate in NECA assembly format & audit trail.
In short term be able to Support Senior Staff to solicit quotes from subcontractors, material suppliers, and subconsultants
Initiate contact with subcontractors, material suppliers, and sub consultants.
Relay all required information and keep line of communication open with subcontractor
Finalize pricing prior to bid close
Ensure subcontractor coverage for all required scope
Pursue multiple quotes per scope
Participate in bid reviews
Experience / Qualifications:
5+ years of related estimating experience with electrical substation and distribution. Candidate who has used Heavy Bid software is a plus.
4-year degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Business or related field
Experience with software Microsoft Office, , MS TEAMS and Heavy Bid electrical estimating software.
Must have a clear understanding of, and ability to work with construction contract documents, drawings, and specifications.
Should have a clear understanding of T&D (Transmission and Distribution) design processes.
Must live within commuting distance of New York City and willing to commute when necessary to New York City. May work remote when not required in the office.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.