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Technical Staffing Resources

Estimating Manager

Technical Staffing Resources - Wilmington, DE


Job Type:

Direct Hire

Job Location:

Wilmington Delaware

Job Description:

TSR has an immediate need to staff a direct hire position for an Estimating Manager with a strong project controls background. The selected candidate will manage a department of estimators responsible for fast paced project estimates of small and mid-sized EPC projects. The position will include a complete benefits package and very little travel required away from the office which is conveniently located between Philadelphia and Baltimore. An overview of preferred skills is as follows:

Accountable for delivering preliminary or definitive estimates for projects.

Directs estimating group to develop estimates by using processes, labor availability and productivity, material prices, contingency analysis and risk assessment - based on historical data, factoring, allowances or a combination in order to optimize estimating efforts.

Under broad direction, is accountable for the performance and results of multiple related disciplines or sub-groups within the estimating.

Drives estimating strategy and actively participates in the development of the overall project controls strategy.

Responsible for the implementation of global and development of local processes and procedures in estimating and project risk management.

The successful candidate will also be required to:

Interface directly with clients and PMs to work through strategies, schedules and issues.

Understand the project, engineering, construction, startup and turnaround processes.

Be flexible with workload and processes to meet customer’s needs.

Mentor and train junior estimators


Skills required for this job are typically acquired through the completion of an undergraduate degree and 14 years of experience.

Experience Pluses:

Chemical, Refining and BioFuel industry experience

A&E firm experience

Experience with a variety of estimating tools


Company offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

PLID: 5096

76 days 15 hours ago

Technical Staffing Resources


Estimating Manager Technical Staffing Resources - Wilmington, DE, United States


Location: Wilmington, DE

Company Profile:
If you’re an experienced professional who gets excited at the thought of working on or supporting some of the world’s largest, most complex and groundbreaking projects, we want to meet you and help you become part of the KBR team. Technical Staffing Resources is a full-service staffing firm with nearly 70 years of experience in sourcing top-quality talent for engineering, IT, legal, accounting, finance and administrative positions, including contract, contract-to-hire and permanent placements. As a wholly owned subsidiary of KBR, we serve these sectors: energy, hydrocarbons, technology, power, minerals, government and defense, industrial services and infrastructure, and civil and commercial infrastructure. We are the primary staffing resource at KBR offices and project sites around the world, and we manage staffing agency supply chains on KBR’s behalf. Let us help you chart your career path and join one of the world’s most respected engineering, procurement and construction companies. Contact us today and get started finding your next ideal opportunity.