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Senior Estimator

Houston, TX 77002

Posted: 03/31/2023 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 24302

Job Description

Our client in Houston, TX is looking for a Senior Estimator for our client in the oil and gas industry. This role will perform functions as an estimator as well as some database manager duties. The individual will help with a number of initiatives for the team. It will be very important in this role that all applicants have strong skills using Excel and the ability to learn new software as required.

Ideally candidates will have experience estimating projects for liquid storage terminals, chemical, petrochemical or refining industries.

Other skills and duties needed include:
  • Have a broad knowledge of Civil, Electrical, & Mechanical construction methods, as they apply to these industries for piping systems.
  • Be capable of following process flow diagrams, isometric piping diagrams, and plant layout drawings.
  • Experience with database driven estimating systems such as Winestimator. Database management experience will be considered a plus.
  • Keep project database prices up to date. Learn this software and become proficient. Gain sorting and reporting capabilities.
  • Learn to create estimates using the software with training.
  • Learn to create and edit component assemblies.
  • Learn to install new downloads and annual updates to all computers using the software.
  • Assist with integrating the estimating software with P6 scheduling tool.
  • Power BI experience a plus
  • Drafting capability are a plus.
  • Possess good written and oral skills.

  • 10 plus years of estimating experience for liquid storage terminals, chemical, petrochemical, or refining industries.
  • Piping system estimating experience.
  • Capable of following process flow diagrams, isometric piping diagrams, and plant layout drawings.
  • Database driven estimating systems experience such as Winestimator
  • Good written and oral skills

  • Database management experience is a plus.
  • Power BI experience
  • Drafting capability

Term: 12 month Contract
Pay Rate: $50.00 - $62.00 per hour (depending on experience)

Our client is looking to fill the Senior Estimator position ASAP. If you are interested in hearing more about this opportunity, contact Shelley Laminack at slaminack@selectek.com.

Meet Your Recruiter

Shelley Laminack
Technical Recruiter

Shelley graduated from Kennesaw State University with her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Management. She started her career as a recruiter of Information Technology and transitioned to Engineering and Technical staffing at Selectek. She found her passion for recruiting through connecting with people and building relationships. Shelley is committed to putting people first and helping them find their dream careers. In her free time, Shelley enjoys hiking and eating ice cream.

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