• Material Estimator

    Job Locations US-VA-Norfolk
    Job ID
    2020-1772
    # of Openings
    1
    Posted Date
    2 weeks ago(1/10/2020 1:03 PM)
    Category
    Estimating/Contracts
  • Overview

    Colonna's Shipyard is looking to obtain experienced candidates within our Cooperate Office.


    We are pleased to accept resumes for the Material Estimator role.


    This is a full-time position with competitive pay, based on experience, and immediate work within our headquarters in Norfolk, VA.

    Responsibilities

    • Work with clients, vendors, personnel in other departments and Production to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.
    • Analyze blueprints and other documentation to prepare material estimates.
    • Provide all inclusive bid package to approving parties for evaluation and adjustment
    • Prepare cost and expenditure statements and other necessary documentation at regular intervals for the duration of the project.
    • Review material requirements to decide whether it is more cost-effective to produce or purchase components.
    • Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors.
    • Requests/coordinates with Purchasing Department to submit bid packages to vendors for specialized portions of project.
    • Review and monitor on going jobs for changes from specifications.
    • Estimate material cost of change orders
    • Work independently to complete responsibilities
    • Must have regular, reliable attendance

    Qualifications

    • Conceptual Thinking - Ability to think in terms of abstract ideas.
    • Negotiation Skills - Ability to reach outcomes that gain the support and acceptance of all parties.
    • Project Management - Ability to organize and direct a project to completion.
    • Management Skills - Ability to organize and direct oneself and effectively supervise others.
    • Decision Making - Ability to make critical decisions while following company procedures.
    • Business Acumen - Ability to grasp and understand business concepts and issues.
    • Judgment - The ability to formulate a sound decision using the available information.
    • Problem Solving - Ability to find a solution for or to deal pro-actively with work-related problems.
    • Strategic Planning - Ability to develop a vision for the future and create a culture in which the long range goals can be achieved.
    • Must be familiar with marine vessel terminology and abbreviations.
    • 2 years minimum Estimating experience
    • Intermediate understanding of Windows Operating Systems

    Compensation & Benefits

    Position compensation is based on experience.

     

    Our benefits include: 
    • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
    • 401K, company match
    • Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Legal Services
    • Annual performance evaluations 
    • On-site Human Resources
    • On-site gym
    • Free and close proximity parking
    • Employee perks/gifts and more

    EEO

    All resumes are reviewed immediately for consideration.
    Colonna’s Shipyard Inc. and our affiliates are pleased to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
     
    EOE / M / F / DISABILITY / VET
    Respect 
    Pride 
    Truth 
    Family


    These are our VALUES and the guidelines that make us a leader in our industry. We are pleased and confident in stating that our skilled employees are among the most respected experts in the ship repair industry

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