Cost Estimating Database Administrator - Civil/Horizontal
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The Opportunity:

At FOS, it's all about the people. With exceedingly low turnover rates, we're constantly growing, and that's where this new opportunity comes in - for a Cost Estimating Database Administrator for Civil/Horizontal Construction to support our Job Order Contracting (JOC) unit cost database. The ideal candidate should have experience with civil/horizontal construction items, details, and costs to be successful. This position can be done remotely from any city throughout the United States.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Create and maintain a civil/horizontal construction Job Order Contracting unit cost database
  • Research and generate detailed item descriptions and costs including labor, material, and equipment based on various markets and construction types
  • Identify relationships between construction/estimating variables, items, quantities, and costs to create assemblies of multiple items based on calculated relationships
  • Work with field Project Managers to determine appropriate item selections based on scope of work, clarify & review item costs, and add new items
  • Collaborate with other estimators, project managers, architects, engineers, and team members
  • May handle other responsibilities as needed

What we offer:

  • Flexible work schedules! We offer a hybrid model, so you can work from home and/or work from the office
  • Competitive benefits package, including a generous paid time off policy
  • An inclusive work environment that encourages employees to demonstrate their strengths and passions in achieving personal and organizational goals
  • Coaching with leadership that enables professional growth for future career pathing
  • The opportunity to work for a growing team with proven success

Required skills and experience:

  • Minimum 4 years of civil/horizontal cost estimating experience required.
  • Associate degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, or related field preferred.
  • Thorough knowledge of civil/horizontal cost estimating and construction means, methods, and costs including roadways, bridges, tunnels, subway, railway, airfield, waterway, and marine construction
  • Ability to apply CSI MasterFormat and UniFormat coding structures
  • Ability to adopt and utilize multiple software platforms
  • Strong analytical, organizational, communication, collaboration, and time management skills
  • As a Federal Contractor, CannonDesign is required to comply with President Biden's Executive Order 14042. Therefore, as a condition of employment, all employees must provide proof of receipt of a full COVID-19 vaccination unless qualified for a valid medical or religious accommodation

FOS of CannonDesign is a multidisciplinary professional services and software consultancy founded on the core value that clients are our most important partners.

FOS began with a good idea - seeing the need to help facility managers identify what they own, the condition of their facility, and how best to use this data for future capital planning. FOS started as a small operation in 2009 and has grown into a major, multi-office practice that is ranked #1 world-wide for facility-related services by World Architecture 100.

The salary range for this position is $57,000 - $73,000 annually. This salary range is the range we believe is the anticipated range of possible base compensation at the timing of the posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the anticipated salary range for the position. Employees may be eligible for discretionary bonuses. We offer a full benefit package including medical, dental and vision coverage and flexible spending account options and voluntary insurances. We have paid time off, flex-time summer hours, remote work options and a 401k plan and employee perk programs. For a general overview of our benefits, please visit our careers page at . Actual compensation may vary from posting based on geographic location, work experience, education and/or skill level.

Please note that candidates can only apply to our positions on our company Careers site. It is not uncommon for scammers to create positions that look legitimate on other sites; never enter your information or apply for CannonDesign positions on any platform. Should an issue arise that you feel we should be aware of, please contact us. Please provide your resume and portfolio when applying.

As a condition of employment, all employees are expected to complete mandatory training, including compliance training, within required time frames and adhere to our internal policies and our Code of Conduct.

Facility Optimization Solutions LLC. and CannonDesign recognize the value of diversity in our workforce. We are committed to equal opportunity. We consider all qualified employment applicants without regard to race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, partnership status, protected veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Individuals who hold legal work authorization applicable to employment at FOS of CannonDesign in the United States will be considered without regard to citizenship/alienage.


CannonDesign recognizes the value of diversity in our workforce. We are committed to equal opportunity. We consider all qualified employment applicants without regard to race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, partnership status, protected veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Individuals who hold legal work authorization applicable to employment at CannonDesign in the United States will be considered without regard to citizenship/alienage.

 

Job Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
4+ years
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