BAE Systems Estimator Sr in Mobile, Alabama


Coordinate, develop, compile, and submit detailed information required to provide complete and comprehensive estimate of all labor, material, and subcontractor costs within a particular craft(s).


Leader and Initiator in Safety. Ensures team compliance with all company & OSHA regulated safety requirements/standards; and environmental and ethical requirements.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Advocates Continuous Process Improvement (CPI).

Review and evaluate bid specifications, drawings (blueprints) and related reference.

Establish preliminary make/buy strategy.

Complete detailed takeoffs, develop detailed labor (by craft) and material/subcontractor costs.

Review and analyze Subcontractor and Vendor quotes to assure quoted price, scope and terms comply with schedule and specifications.

Identify major material, subcontract items and solicit pricing.

Review, maintain and analyze historical job cost data to develop and support estimating standards.

Communicate with Production, Purchasing, Sales and vendors to determine, discuss and verify costs.

Perform ship checks and meet with customers.

Identify clarifications that represent the quoted scope of work and have potential impact on projected cost, contract administration, negotiation and delivery schedule.

Identify and impose intermediate deadlines to support overall goal of completing estimate and submitting to price proposal on required date.

Be cognizant of current rules, regulations and standard practices of regulatory bodies, classification societies and the marine industry.

Must be physically able to access and tour all spaces on board vessels and within BAE Systems facilities.

Must comply with the Company's "Non-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment Policy" which expects that all relationships among persons in the workplace will be business-like and free of bias, prejudice, and harassment.

Minimum Education And Experience

Bachelor's Degree and 5 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills And Education


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Basic knowledge of all aspects of ship repair and conversion, including vessel types, systems and components. Knowledge of offshore vessels and drilling rigs a plus.

Skills in repair and conversion estimating for ships machinery and systems. Skills in other ship repair and conversion disciplines are a plus.

Proficient PC skills with spreadsheets in Windows software.

Ability to maintain relationships with all levels of Company personnel, potential customers and vendors.

Must be a self-starter, team player, thorough and organized.

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. With headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, this Platform and Services Group of BAE Systems employs nearly 11,000 professionals at more than 30 locations worldwide. Platform and Services is a global leader in the design, development, production, and service support of armored combat vehicles, major and minor caliber naval guns and missile launchers, canisters, artillery systems, and intelligent munitions. People are the greatest asset in any Company. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Estimator Sr

Mobile, Alabama