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Allentown, PA
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Job Title Estimator

Jobid US588YKH_BH1431585

Location: Allentown, PA, 18103, USA

Description Kelly Engineering is looking for a Senior Estimator in the Allentown area. The right candidate will have a 4 year degree in and at least 5 years of experience in estimating.

**Job Description**

We are looking for a Senior Estimator

The Senior Estimator is responsible for preparing detailed cost estimates for all projects; including competitive bidding and negotiations. The Senior Estimator is the Lead Estimator for all projects and works directly with the Designers, Engineers, Fabricators, and Project Managers, and Account Coordinators, and customers to complete the estimate.

**Essential Duties & Responsibilities**

+ Ability to quantify all material and labor required from preliminary drawings, sketches, conversations and actual reviews from the field
+ Able to research and obtain information from a variety of sources including the internet
+ Must be able to complete and provide detailed work breakdowns of cost and labor that pertain to the estimate as well as vendor quotes
+ Must have extensive knowledge of multiple trade construction materials, methods and terminology pertaining to the estimating practices, costs and construction

+ Bachelor’s degree, required
+ Minimum 5+ years of Estimating experience
+ Must be able to work in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment
+ Must be able to perform under tight deadlines
+ Purchasing negotiation skills
+ Exceptional ability to reach architectural plans, identify scope of work/dimensional requirements as well as products/material specifications
If you are a fit and interested in this position please send you resume to Kristie at

**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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