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Construction Cost Estimator

  • Job reference: NA-001846
  • Sector: Construction, Transportation
  • Location: Ft Lauderdale
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies.  SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 11th largest global design firm by ENR in 2016 with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Fort Lauderdale, FL Project Controls Group as a Construction Cost Estimator. 



Provide cost estimating support on varied construction projects. May include schedule development or schedule reviews.


Work involves utilizing a set of construction plans to develop quantities to be installed, and then pricing the cost of construction to develop an opinion of the potential cost of construction for the project. Could also involve the development and/or review of project schedules.



Bachelor's degree in related technical discipline plus three years' relevant experience, or two years' experience since Master's degree. Candidate must have building/facility estimating experience. Experience with Engineering/Architecture firms are a plus with contracting. On-Screen Takeoffs software experience required.



Ability to use computer, printer, plotter to prepare accurate reports and supporting documentation. Familiarity with applicable software.

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.


Please  view  Atkins  Equal  Opportunity  Statement.

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