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Primary Purpose:           

Compile material quantities for all plant division work including water treatment plants, wastewater treatment plants, and pump stations.                                        


Typical Duties:                

Does an on-site investigation of the project to be bid including above ground, below ground, and accessibility to site; read specification book; solicit prices for materials and subcontract work; and prepare a complete quantity survey of the total construction including materials, personnel, equipment, fuel, etc. to be turned in at a set date and time.  Continually develop cost information library for future bids and improve software programs used for bidding purposes.  Responsible for MBE/WBE documentation for project being bid including sending out letters and follow-up phone calls.  Perform other duties as assigned.



Workers should be able to:  work within standards of accuracy; rate information using standards which can be measured or checked; look at flat drawings or pictures and understand how they will look as solid objects; read plans and blueprints; math and computer skills/knowledge; follow oral and written instructions; have valid drivers license; operate drill test rig; and have the ability to organize and prioritize.  Physically, workers should be able to:  see well, use hands, arms, and fingers fully; coordinate the movements of hands, eyes, and fingers fully; sit for long periods; move about freely; walk jobs which requires crossing fences, climbing hills, wading streams, and crossing swamps; operate drill test rig; and climb in and out of vehicles.​