Estimation Engineer

Engineering Estimator

Minimum ?Graduate degree in Engineering

Minimum experience of 2 to 7years in relevant field

The tasks an

Engineering Estimatoris expected to perform include:

Preparing cost and work completion estimates for engineering works

Compiling itemized materials and price lists from blueprints and specializations

Itemizing equipment readily available or to be purchased

Computing cost and estimates of raw material, purchased equipment and labour required

Computing percentage profits and adding to cost estimates

Consulting with engineering departments concerning cost problems

Skilled in preparing detailed estimates for different projects

Efficient in developing multi-discipline concepts and detailed/definitive cost estimates for all projects

Ability to assist in project management and contract negotiations

Knowledge of how to study and interpret engineering drawings and technical specifications

Ability to assist engineers to determine machining operations, tools, gauges and materials required for the job

Knowledge of developing time-phase charts and learning curves for manufacturing of parts, assembly and testing

Knowledge of the latest upgrades and advancements in the field

Will be updated

Physically fit

Problem solving skills

Attention to detail

Good communication skills

Analytical skills


Team player

It is not a desk job

The candidate will supervise a team of engineers

Local travelling isnot a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary fromcompany to company

Shift systemis notavailable

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?No

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)Occupational hazards include physical and mental strain, stress injuries, etc. if not taken care of

For candidates with experience ? INR14,000 to INR35,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Trends and Scope of Construction and Related Industry in India

TheIndian economyhas witnessed considerable progress in the past few decades. With the present emphasis on creatingphysical infrastructure, massive investment is planned in this sector. The Planning Commission has estimated that investment requirement in infrastructure is to the tune of about14,500billion or US$320 billion during the 11thFive Year Planperiod.TheCapital Goods and related Manufacturingindustry of Indiaalone is an important indicator of the development. It has contributed an estimated6708billion to the national GDP in 2011-12 (a share of around9%). It has further created investment and employment opportunities for Engineering Estimatorsacross various related sectors such as capital goods, iron and steel, automotive, shipping and aero products manufacturing, etc.

Construction companies

Infrastructure development companies

Manufacturing units across all sectors

Aerospace products manufacturers

IT companies

Cities and towns across India

Will be updated

Government colleges and institutes for engineering across India

Private colleges and institutes for engineering across India