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AECOM Senior Estimator/Constructability Review Engineer in Oakland, California

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Senior Estimator/Constructability Review Engineer to be based in Oakland, CA.

  • Under minimal supervision, performs complex duties utilizing advanced techniques and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and methods.

  • The Senior Estimator is responsible for the overall development of construction projects estimates working in collaboration with the design and construction groups.

  • Prepares estimates with the proper level of detail for all stages of design including Conceptual, Schematic Design, Design Development and Construction Documents.

  • Reviews design documents for proper information to receive accurate pricing from subcontractors and suppliers, generates acceptable value engineering ideas.

  • Review subcontractor and supplier proposals for conformity to scope of work requirements.

  • Participate in the preparation of bidder’s Scopes of Work, Bid Tabulations and proposals.

  • Be familiar with current labor and material pricing, maintain a historic database by project and system type.

  • Establish good working relationships with trade subcontractors


Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 8 Years of relevant experiencer demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Driving is required for this position

Preferred requirements:

  • 12 years demonstrated experience in highway/bridge construction projects.

  • Experience in estimating highway and bridge construction projects.

  • Experience in Constructability Reviews of Roadway and Bridge Projects

  • Demonstrated experience with commercialized estimating programs.

  • Experience in Alternate Project Delivery Method

  • Experience with clients such as Caltrans, BATA, local California Transportation Authorities and self-help Counties.

  • Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing and to work with multi stakeholders.

  • Ability to prepares bid packages, conceptual estimates and analysis of subcontractor bids, etc. for projects.

  • Ability to develops detailed material take-offs for estimate development.

  • Experience in cost consulting from inception to completion and ongoing cost advice to clients.

Additional Information

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Offered rate of compensation (Oakland, CA) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The hourly range for this position is $55.81 - $103.25

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10091708

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Construction

Work Location Model: On-Site