Locations San Jose / San Francisco Bay Area
Do you want to work with your fellow owners? Rosendin is one of
the largest electrical contractors in the United States employing
over 7,000 people. We are EMPLOYEE OWNED – For more than 100 years,
Rosendin has created a reputation for building quality electrical
and communications installations, building value for clients, and
building people within the company.
The Chief Estimator is responsible for planning, coordinating,
and supervising the divisions estimating program providing
technical and administrative direction to ensure corporate
objectives are met.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES :
Manage and administer department functions including operating
budgets, staffing, wage reviews, work assignments, performance
evaluations, bid results and archives etc.
Responsible to implement and maintain corporate estimating
procedures utilizing the corporate computer estimating system and
Assist Executives, Business Development and Project Management
to determine what types of projects to bid, strategies, techniques,
Review all final estimate packages to insure accuracy and
completeness, prior to formal quotation.
Review scope/proposal letters for bid and negotiated
Participate in presentations to corporate management and
Clients. May be responsible for closing the "sale".
Provide technical assistance in negotiating contracts, change
orders, etc. as required.
May assist in the preparation of studies, materials and methods,
recommendations, and cost estimates as required.
The duties and responsibilities are intended to describe the
general nature and scope of work being performed by this position.
This is not a complete listing and other duties will be assigned
based on the positions role within the business unit.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Minimum 10 years experience in similar facility construction
estimating and related functions plus thorough knowledge of
corporate objectives impacting estimating, estimating strategies
and techniques, and construction contracts required
Can be a c ombination of education and technical/field training
such as Engineering, Estimating experience
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES :
Advanced management or technical training preferred
Organizational, supervisory and decision making/problem solving
Proficient in using a computer and Microsoft Office (Outlook,
Word, Excel, etc.); Oracle preferred
Familiar with modern computer estimating systems
Ability to prioritize, manage multiple tasks and changing
priorities as necessary
Ability to work under time pressure, continual deadlines and
adapt to changing requirements with a positive attitude
Effective oral and written communication skills as required for
Ability to be self-motivated, proactive and an effective team
Ability to interact effectively and professionally with all
levels of employees both management and staff alike, vendors,
clients, and others
5-10% or as required
General work environment – sitting for long periods, standing,
walking, typing, carrying, pushing, bending. Work is conducted
primarily indoors with varying environmental conditions such as
fluorescent lighting and air conditioning
Noise level is usually low to medium
Occasional lifting of up to 40 lbs
Rosendin is committed to creating a diverse environment and is
proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Rosendin considers
candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or