SMC Infrastructure Solutions

Estimator/Project Manager

FLSA: Full-time, Non-exempt

Location: MD, DC & VA

This position is for an experienced Low Voltage Telecom Estimator who is a driven team player. This position requires demonstrable previous experience in ISP & OSP Telecommunications (Electronic Security background is a plus but not required). Candidates must be able to work with extreme focus and efficiency.

Essential Job Functions, Duties & Responsibilities

  • Estimating and pricing the labor, equipment and material costs to deliver on project scope and specifications
  • Interface and follow up with clients
  • Generate project leads through business development
  • Communicate job requirements, inclusions and exclusions to Project Managers
  • Produce accurate, detailed estimates from drawings
  • Assess site conditions and be able to appropriately analyze cost and reflect these in an estimate
  • Identify constructability issues through the estimating process
  • Identify value-engineering alternatives
  • Produce detailed project submittal and closeout packages.

Education, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • 5 – 10 years experience with ISP & OSP low voltage projects
  • Demonstrated success with estimating complex projects, including sourcing of vendor partners, materials take-offs and labor estimates
  • Demonstrated involvement with projects of broad scope and scale.
  • Strong math and analytical skills, as well as the ability to perform with high level of repeatable accuracy.
  • Well organized and able to manage multiple project estimates concurrently while meeting deadlines.
  • Prior experience estimating Government projects
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and Bluebeam
  • Excellent writing and communication skills.
  • Attention to detail, strong organization skills and high level of accuracy
  • Candidates are required to have satisfactory driving record
  • Ability to pass pre-employment as well as random company drug testing