Summary: The Marine Decking Estimator manages the analysis of bids and completes estimates for assigned projects, creating detailed cost estimates for ship repair and other marine projects.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but not limited to the following. Other duties as assigned.
Completes proposals, submittals, estimates and bid summary sheets.
Identifies and communicates all special requirements on estimates to owners.
Thoroughly reviews all customer specifications, drawings and technical data.
Develops detailed itemized listing of required work tasks based on review of bid request.
Produces labor, material and subcontractor price estimates for all required work.
Develops long lead and critical material list as required.
Prepares estimates for Change Orders on new and existing projects.
Analyzes subcontractor quotes to determine the best choices for sourcing
Compares subcontractor to in-house costs in order to make outsourcing decisions.
Conducts turnover meeting for transfer of bid package to Production Managers.
Analyzes work sequencing and durations to produce the project production schedule.
Utilizes historical cost data in order to develop accurate bid standards.
Researches and develops new cost standards for work where no historical data exists.
Identifies and resolves ambiguities in specifications or bid packages.
Maintains time and production records.
Coordinates projects; Communicates changes and progress; Completes projects on time and budget.
Provide leadership to all team members in accordance with company policy and procedures during the project development.
Monitor and report on activities and provide relevant management information to customers and upper management.
Other duties as assigned
· Able to read and understand ship blue prints.
· Strong communication skills-written and verbal. Must be able to communicate with employees of varying education levels and maintain positive employee relations.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Strong background knowledge and experience in marine ship repair and knowledge of materials used in marine ship repair.
Excellent negotiation and communication skills with clients and able to communicate well on technical subjects.
General knowledge of a wide range of commercial marine vessels.
Ability to develop detailed specifications and estimates for marine projects.
Understanding of marine classification society rules, USCG and regulatory requirements.
Work is performed in both offices and customer facilities, shipyards and vessels.
Must be able to access all areas of shipyard and company property including shipyard and shipyard offices, dry-docks and terminals in all types of weather conditions.
Use of safety equipment, such as hard hat and safety glasses and steel toed shoes is required.
Some overtime and on-call status are required and employee may be required to work more than normal 40-hour week, including weekends.
Base Access: Must be able to obtain and maintain access to U.S Military bases and private shipyards for performance of job duties.
International Flooring & Protective Coatings, Inc is an EOE and affirmative action employer. Applicants are considered in accordance with applicable laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, disability, or parenthood.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $98,000.00 - $200,000.00 per year
Health savings account
Paid time off
8 hour shift
Weekends as needed
Ability to commute/relocate:
Norfolk, VA: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
marine estimating: 2 years (Required)
Work Location: In person