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MEP Estimator

Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials

McCarran, NV, USA
Posted on Friday, April 12, 2024

About Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials was founded in 2017 to create a circular supply chain for electric vehicles and clean energy products, making them more sustainable and driving down the cost for batteries. We’re doing this by developing and deploying new technologies to increase the scope and scale of recycled and sustainable materials in the global battery supply chain.

MEP Estimator

Redwood Materials is currently seeking an MEP (Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing) Estimator to join our Infrastructure Development team. These roles are at the center of our activities focused on creating a sustainable circular economy for lithium-ion batteries by transforming recycled materials into battery materials for new lithium-ion battery production.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for design-build, conceptual and plans/specs estimating, specifically in the manufacturing and life science market sectors
  • Analyze project specifications, including but not limited to sketches, blueprints and sample layouts, to determine estimated costs and pricing
  • Prepare quantity take-offs and estimate the costs of materials, labor, and equipment required to meet the provisions of the contract
  • Solicit and review quotes from vendors, suppliers and subcontractors
  • Work with the operations team throughout the preconstruction process in reviewing plans, specifications and general project requirements
  • Detailed knowledge of pricing and costs for materials, labor, subcontractors and equipment for all trade disciplines
  • Ability to manage multiple preconstruction projects
  • Prepare cost analysis by reviewing material, labor, equipment, subcontractor and overhead costs incurred in the installation of items
  • Attend on-site pre-bid/proposal conferences and site visits
  • Builds effective relationships with architects, engineers, subcontractors and clients
  • Review awarded projects and compare cost on a timely basis to as-sold estimates to confirm accuracy of estimate

Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Construction Management or Civil/Structural/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum of 5+ years’ experience as an MEP estimator for a General Contractor, Subcontractor or specialized cost consultant
  • Ability to develop concept-level estimates for MEP/process systems from limited information
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite
  • Detail-oriented, with strong organizational skills
  • A passion for sustainability and making the world a better place!

The position is full-time. Compensation will be commensurate with experience.

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