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Civil Engineer Estimator

  • Location: Chicago, 60603
  • Compensation: $100,000-$115,000/year
  • Job Type:Direct Hire

Posted 12 months ago

  • Expiration Date: 08 August 2023
  • Job Ref: 22884


Per Sé Group’s premier renewable client is seeking a Civil Engineer Estimator.  An international leader in the renewable energy sector, our client has a substantial North American portfolio and is continuing to grow rapidly with billions of dollars in development and execution through 2030 and beyond.  If you’re passionate about renewable energy and want to work for one of the best, you need look no further!  This position requires 15-30% travel to domestic and international sites.   


  • Assist in the management of civil and structural engineering contractors assigned to work on the design of renewable energy facilities, including definition of requirements and specifications, review of engineering drawings and RFI management. 
  • Provide engineering consulting support to project managers in the preliminary design and engineering of roads, foundations, and O&M buildings. 
  • Provide engineering consulting support to other areas of the organization, including O&M and Business Development. 
  • Oversee the civil and structural tests performed by Construction Team on site during the construction of the renewable energy facilities. Support the QA/QC team on site. 
  • Use internal estimates, accurately forecast the scope, cost and duration of future projects in early development stages. 
  • Support the Construction Team in the review and preparation of RFPs to be submitted to contractors. ?Review and evaluate estimates. 
  • Create the weekly and monthly reporting requirements for our internal and external customers, as well as KPI reporting. 
Preferred Skills and Expertise 
  • Experience in renewable energy construction and design.  
  • Civil or Structural Engineering bachelor's degree required, EIT certification a plus. 
  • 2 years of experience in major infrastructure design preferred. 
  • Demonstrate continuous commitment to safe operations.? Be an active role model and constant resource to the organization. 
  • Experience in heavy bid or similar software. 
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD. 

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