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Project/ Bid Estimator

Swift Worldwide Resources
Updated: Jan 4 2013
Desired Expertise: Budget / Cost Control, Cost Engineer, bids, contracts, cost analyst, manufacturing,estimate, project estimating
Experience: 3+ years
Minimum Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Salary: competitive salary, benefits, bonuses
Location: Morgan City, LA, US
Reference Code: #11654
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Job Status: Closed - No longer accepting applications
Work Authorization: North America
Job Description:


  • Prepare competitive bids for projects and products by forecasting labor, material, and subcontract costs given the scope and its delivery date.
  • Analyze bill of material documents including prints and specifications, and other tender documents to prepare time, cost, and labor estimates for products and projects.
  • Calculates manufacturing costs using labor and material pricing schedules and historical data.
  • Creates cost models for cost estimating elements.
  • Interface with the different departments such as Proposals, Operations, Purchasing, and Finance to
  • provide bid cost estimates.
  • Provide cost estimates for changes in scope including engineering revisions to existing scope.
  • Conducts studies to develop and establish manufacturing operations standard hours and related cost
  • Maintains analysis of estimated versus actual costs.
  • Creates template routings in SAP.
  • Other duties as necessary.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in Industrial Engineering/Technology (with GPA greater than 3.0)
  • 3-5 years of experience in cost estimation.
  • Certified Cost Consultant / Certified Cost Engineer or Certified Estimating Professional certification from the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering International preferred

Benefits and Features:

· Competitive Salary

· Excellent Benefits package including 401k

· Exceptional bonus incentive plans


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