Senior Estimator – Mining and Heavy Civils / Arizona USA

    • Reference Number: Senior Estimator

    • Location: USA, Arizona

    • Salary : $650 to $900 per day

    • Sector: Civils and Infrastructure

Our client is a leading Mining Owner Company who is looking to add to their PMO office with a Senior Estimator.

This position will appeal to a highly competitive, results oriented individual who aspires to advance their career in the Heavy Civil sector by accepting a key role in the development of our company’s PMO & Estimating team WORKING ON Mining, Heavy Industrial, Civils projects – including, Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Piping, pipeline, conveyors and as they are building the Processing facility experience in this is a must

The Senior Estimator will be used to working in a fast passed office and will be responsible for the timely and accurate completion of tenders from initiation through to tender closing. As this is a new position for the PMO office the successful  indavidual will have to manage requisite systems and process/procedure and roll out and implement through the division.

Senior Estimator  Qualifications:

Post-secondary degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or related field plus 5 to 10 years experience working in the construction industry within a general contracting environment. P.Eng would be preferred

This position is a rotational position. They want someone for an initial 6 months, moving to 12 months all being well, and in 1/2 years they will make it permanent position Rotating out of the USA, they would prefer someone in US, CANADA then overseas due to VISA – rotation to be discussed as depending on location

Senior Estimator  Role Summary:

    • Work collaboratively with the PMO office, civil, piping, pipeline, mechanical and electrical

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Senior Estimator - Mining and Heavy Civils / Arizona

    • Effectively prepare and develop cost codes for Operations
    • Complete – Pre Fees, Risk, Order of Magnitude, take-off’s on all trades (quantity and costs) including labour, materials and equipment (except for mechanical and electrical disciplines)
    • Analyze sub-contractor scope and select most complete and competitive price from biding EPC
    • Complete tender form and close a tender on closing day, effectively and in a timely manner
    • Ability to understand the workings and sequencing of a project including, construction schedule, tie-in and shut-downs
    • Meet tender closing deadlines and perform effectively at day of bid close under tight schedules
    • Manage multiple tenders at one time
    • Obtain and negotiate best possible pricing from suppliers and subcontractors within company code of ethics
    • Ability to review drawings and specifications to extract complete scope of work

Senior Estimator Requirements:

    • Proficient with HARD DOLLAR OR HEAVYBID
    • Experience with Primavera P6 would be an asset
    • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Demonstrate strong organizational, leadership and communication skills
    • Proven ability to problem-solve using a variety of creative methods
    • Team-oriented with the ability to work independently, while displaying strong time management skills
    • Effective negotiation and diplomacy skills


    • Commitment to safety in the workplace
    • Competitive salary with annual discretionary bonus potential
    • Comprehensive benefit package including, dental, medical and vision
    • Excellent company matched pension plan
    • Company ownership with proven equity potential
    • Career development and advancement opportunities