Overview

  • Reviews tender documents/Requests for Proposals to understand project details and requirements;
  • Reviews and interprets engineering documentation such as drawings/specifications/scope of works to fully understand the project requirements for detailed and accurate estimating;
  • Provides detailed and accurate quantity and component take-offs against the technical drawings,specifications and scope of work documentation;
  • Provides timely clarifications for on going submission within the tender duration;
  • Provides current and competitive industry schedule of rates against the take-offs;
  • Communicates and negotiates competitive rates with suppliers and sub-contractors;
  • Provides costing data and input into the Proposal formats required by the tender documentation;
  • Collating and checking tender bids against estimates to ensure accuracy and completeness;
  • Works within the estimating team, reporting to the Bid Manager or Project Manager;
  • Coordinates with other discipline estimators and Engineers;
  • Acts as a mentor to other junior Estimators;
  • Provides support to other team members with regards to estimating and tendering;
  • Coordinates between other disciplines to close estimating scope gaps.