Project Manager/ Estimator

Requisition ID
Work Location
Department / Discipline
Position Type
Staff / Permanent
Professional & Technical

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood currently has an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager/ Estimator, in our Hermiston, OR office. This role has overall responsibility for project management and directing the estimating effort for large industrial projects from conceptual design through planning and construction.



  • Examine and inspect work progress, equipment, and construction sites to verify safety and to ensure that specifications are met.
  • Train workers in construction methods, operation of equipment, safety procedures, and company policies.
  • Read specifications such as blueprints to determine construction requirements and to plan procedures.
  • Assign work to employees, based on material and worker requirements of specific jobs.
  • Confer with managerial and technical personnel, other departments, and contractors in order to resolve problems and to coordinate activities.
  • Complete and maintain appropriate documentation associated with project in a timely manner.
  • Participating in the development of the Project Execution Plan, Estimate Development Plan, and Basis of Estimate, including material and worker requirements to complete jobs.
  • Creating indirect costs for estimates
  • Anticipates overlaps and gaps in costing and is proactive in pursuing resolution
  • Complete and maintain appropriate documentation associated with project in a timely manner.


Skills / Qualifications

  • At least 4 years of relevant experience
  • At least 3 years of related supervisory experience in the civil construction industry.
  • Sound knowledge of construction processes
  • Must have valid driver's license.
  • Demonstrated experience with estimating costs for international projects
  • Proficiency in software applications such as Excel, Word, Power Point, Access, Vista by Viewpoint    
  • Time Management - Managing one's own time and the time of others.
  • Computer Usage – Ability to use technology to track job progress, document activities and communicate using current available software programs.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.


Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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