Title:  Principal Estimator

Job Purpose

Develop and continously improve an effective estimating system for one or more discipline. (Expert in one or two discipline estimates)

Main Scope/Responsibilities

  • Provides support to estimators in the preparation of estimates and reports.
  • Assist in the preparation of accurate and timely estimates for proposal and capital costs estimates.
  • Monitor current competitive prices, new techniques and cost trends.
  • Analyze the Material Take Off/ Bill of Quantities for costing purposes.
  • Assist Project/Construction Managers in the financial administration of contracts.
  • Provide technical inputs, either as team leader or senior Discipline Estimator at project level to ensure timely completion of estimates.
  • Review and validate different indices of labour production rates and productivities per site location.
  • Build and maintain a cost database based on actual project as built data.


  • Bac +5 (Preferably in Engineering)
  • Curricula: Engineering, construction, estimating and cost control

Global Experience

  • 8-12 years

Specific Experience in the position

  • Minimum 3 years in the Engineering and construction industry including 1 year minimum as a an estimator
Country/Region:  MA
Job Req ID:  17653

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