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Colonna's Shipyard

Phone: 757-545-2414 ext. 387
Ship Repair Estimator: Responsibilities: Develop a complete and concise labor hour and material dollar estimate that meets the requirements of the specification, drawing or work scope. They must have the ability to identify all the trades required to accomplish the work and develop a detail by trade of the hours required to accomplish the work. Must be able to read and interpret specifications, understand and read drawings and blue prints and understand the contract requirements and schedule constraints. Requirements: •College degree in a technical or managerial discipline or •10 years experience either in a shipyard or on a ship as an officer, port engineer or repair supervisor or 5 years as a construction supervisor for large (over $1.0 mil each) projects. •Working knowledge of Excel, Project (and/or Primevara), Powerpoint and Microsoft Word. Must be proficient in the use of Excel to develop detailed labor hour estimates. •Excellent written and communications skills (please submit samples of recent correspondence you have authored) •Willingness to be flexible and work with people to achieve goals and objectives. •Meet bid deadline goals. •Familiarity with Cost and Schedule Performance metrics including ACWP, BCWP and BCWS concepts and the Cost Performance Index and the Schedule Performance Index. General: The Estimator will report directly to the Vice President Contracts, but will have frequent contact with the VP Operations, Trade Supervisors and the President and CEO. The PM will develop the overhaul or repair implementation plan and monitor, cost, schedule and quality performance on a daily basis. They will be responsible for early identifying potential problems early, recommending solutions and implementing corrective action. They will have to work with accounting, production and estimating personnel to develop meaningful metrics and reports and be responsible for continuous monitoring of progress throughout a Project. Projects will range from $200K to $8mil in value and will be managed over several weeks to several months. Customers will include Navy, MSC, MARAD and commercial owners and operators. Multiple estimates at a time may be required to be developed during a specific time frame. Estimator will be responsible to develop a "lessons learned" file to document problems encountered, solutions implemented (whether they worked or not), and an estimate vice cost return analysis, which will include an explanation of any differences greater or less than 20%. Our core values respect, pride, truth and family - are not just words, they are the guidelines that make us a leader in our industry. And our skilled employees are among the most respected experts in our industry. You could be the next among us. Please apply with resume for immediate consideration. EOE/M/F/DISABILITY/VET