Estimator/Project Manager

Williston, ND posted on August 22

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Job Summary:

To bid and manage projects in the company's work area in order to achieve lowest bid and highest price that the market will allow

Minimum Qualifications:

1. 2-4 year degree preferred in construction management or engineering from an accredited college or equivalent

2. Minimum 2 years estimating and project management experience

3. Ability to provide and maintain proper licensure, medical card and acceptable driving record.

How To Apply

Knife River is an Equal Opportunity Employer

If unable to apply online, mail completed application to:
5654 134th Avenue NW
Williston, ND 58801

Duties and Responsiblities
1. Plans, directs, and coordinates activities of designated project to ensure goals or objectives of project are accomplished within prescribed time frame
2. Reviews project proposals to determine time frame, procedures for accomplishing project, staffing, and allotment of available resources to various phases of project.

3. Establishes work plan and staffing and arranges for recruitment or assignment of project personnel.

4. Confers with project staff to outline work plan and to assign duties, responsibilities, and scope of authority.

5. Directs and coordinates activities of project personnel.

6. Reviews status report and prepares project reports.

7. Confers with project personnel to provide technical advice and to resolve problems.
8. Meet with customers and satisfy their needs

9. Research jobs to be bid including reviewing Construction Bulletin

10. Meet with subcontractors

11. Prepare bid documents

12. Monitor subcontractors work

13. Monitor upcoming work

14. Create project schedule & monitor projects from bid to completion

15. Reconcile vendor statements monthly to assure all invoices are paid

16. Attend bid lettings

17. Prepare billings & collections

18. Manage projects (responsible for all projects bid unless reassigned)

19. Communicate effectively (verbal, listening, written). Self-motivated, team-player with good interpersonal skills; ability to maintain positive customer relations and act courteous/respectful of others.

20. Troubleshoot and problem solve situations/problems (material quality, equipment operation/repair, etc.). Monitor and discuss production problems with co-workers and managers/supervisors.

21. Ensure OSHA, EPA, DNR, safety and environmental regulation compliance.