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  • Job reference: FG-005225
  • Sector: Construction, Manufacturing, Rail
  • Location: Long Beach
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Our Los Angeles Team is team is growing! If you want to be a part of a successful global organization and have at least 4 years of experience as an Estimator with rail experience for a High Speed rail projects, we would like to connect with you. This person would develop cost alternative solutions, and assist the project team in preparing and managing estimates throughout the funding phases. We seek for career minded individuals who are looking for long term growth.This position is in Long Beach at our Los Angeles office.

About Us
Faithful+Gould is a world leading integrated project and program management consultancy. We build long-term partnerships with our clients because we are trusted to deliver. Through intellect, innovation, positive thinking and problem solving, we protect and maximize our clients’ interests. We call this Constructive Expertise.

Operating at the forefront of our industry for more than 65 years, we are headquartered in New York, and provide our quality services from strategically located offices across the Americas.

We offer varied and interesting projects with several high-profile clients across key business sectors which include many of the fortune 100 companies and Federal/State/City government agencies. Faithful+Gould is currently ranked #11 largest Construction Management Company and #9 Program Management Company by ENR (Engineering News Record). Established in 1947 in England and opened the first USA office in 1992. Constructive Expertise -It’s in our DNA.

-Analyzes blueprints and other documents and prepares detailed cost estimates. Performs accurate quantity takeoffs of available design documents.
-Obtains accurate and up to date pricing information from databases, contractors, suppliers, etc. to utilize in estimates.
-Inputs estimate takeoff information for specific discipline into CATO and develops unit cost pricing.
-Works with architects and engineers to develop clear understanding of project scope during preparation of estimate. Develops relationships with members of A/E firms and project team members.
-Assists senior staff in ways to make projects more efficient. Seeks ways to improve accuracy and efficiency of tasks.
-Maintains project documents such as drawings and specifications in an organized and reasonable manner. Maintains project files on file server in accordance with company standards.
-Maintains and updates data library of costs.
-Prepares cost reconciliation between two or more estimates and explains variance cost drivers. 
Candidate Requirements
-Bachelor’s degree in Construction, Quantity Surveying or related field
-Four years relevant experience
-Major Capital Improvement Programs experience, Multi-million dollar construction project
-Intermediate knowledge of CATO
-Working knowledge of electronic takeoff including CAD Measure
-Working knowledge of a commercially available construction cost estimating system
-Thoroughly understand and utilize Information Technology in the performance of work including Internet, Intranet, Microsoft Windows OS, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project
-Professional designation such as RICS, CCE, CCM, AIA, PE, ASPE, AACEI, CVS, AVS, LEED AP, RA, or any appraisal or real estate licensure is preferred

Faithful+Gould offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes:
-Competitive salary
-Broad Employer based benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance
-Generous time-off benefits
-401 (k) with employer match
-Flexible work schedules dependent upon approval because of assignment demands
-Career development opportunities through our corporate university
-Highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program
-Valuable voluntary options including legal, long term care, pet insurance and car insurance

Equal Opportunity Employer

Faithful+Gould, an ATKINS company, is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability candidates encouraged to apply.
Please view ATKINS Equal Opportunity Statement.

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