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Cost Estimator

Kelly Services

Bossier City, LA
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Job Title Cost Estimator

Jobid US2926JR_24418750

Location: Bossier City, LA, 71113, USA

Description **Job Description**

Job Requirements:


Specific Areas of Responsibility include (but are not limited to):


Review Architectural Drawings, Specifications, and Contract Documents to determine project scope.

Estimate labor and materials requirements from take-offs

Work directly with company team members to establish estimates for manning requirements that will be incorporated into project cost estimates which are used to develop pricing for quotations.

Identify issues which suggest the need for additional resources other than those initially planned for a specific project relative to manning, materials, methods, or production machines scheduling and shop floor allocation of capacity.

Create comprehensive project cost estimates which are used in the generation of bid pricing.

Responsible for project planning and anticipating in-process timelines which are designed to meet the project schedule

Create Gantt charts, Excel spreadsheets or other appropriate tools to monitor and manage project timelines and all elements of project cost.

Communicate effectively with project participants (Contractors, Architects, and Engineers), as well as with company internal Sales, Engineering, Planning, and Operational leadership.

Knowledge of AutoCAD and/or On Center Software-s On-Screen Takeoff is a plus.

Familiarity with Reed Connect is also a plus.

Bachelor-s degree in Construction Management or 1-5 years of Estimating experience is preferred.

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies inindustry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premiersource of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firmwith an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the varietyand flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or directhire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specificprofessional interests.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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