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Chief Estimator

Company: Core Group Resources
Location: Portland
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

) is Americas leading recruitment company. Founded by a service academy graduate who has offshore experience, Core Group Resources expertise is unmatched in the marine offshore market, finance, IT, renewables, & non-profit for executive search, staffing, and expertise identification. For more information contact us at 281 347 4700. We are currently in the market for the following:

Ship Repair Chief Estimator

Job Summary:
This position will assist the Director of Estimating in managing the Ship Repair Estimating Department and develop/maintenance the ship repair estimating systems, standards and procedures.


- Ensure production of timely, accurate and complete estimates and bid submittals

- Review, analyze, and select major subcontractors and supplier quotes

- Complete any specified Technical Proposals, required submittals, and the Master Estimate and Bid Summary Sheet

- Manage all communications with Vessel Owners and/or Owner's Naval Architect

- Participate in any required bidder's conferences and/or shipchecks

- Oversee bid reviews and modify estimate based on bid review comments

- Identify and communicate all estimate special requirements, problem areas, bonding, security, and compliance requirements

- Review contracts to ensure conformity to company requirements

- Ensure that Lessons Learned and historical production returns are reflected in bids.


- Degree in Naval Architecture, Marine Engineering or college course work in Math, Physics, and/or Engineering

- At least 10 years of experience in ship repair production and/or ship repair estimating

- 5-10 years of management experience preferred

- Knowledge of estimating strategies and techniques

- Understanding of marine construction, marine terminology, and contracts

- Experience with cost/price analysis, bid analysis and market analysis

Keywords: Core Group Resources, Portland , Chief Estimator, Professions , Portland, Oregon

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