Project Controls Estimator-Project HireApply NowApply Later Job ID 10033226 Location Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States Business Walt Disney Imagineering Date posted Nov. 07, 2022 Flex Type On-Site
- This role is considered on-site, which means the employee will work from a Company designated location on an ongoing basis.
ob Description :
Responsible for establishing the capital budget during conceptual and monitoring the design for adherence to the budget throughout the remaining project life
Responsible for estimating assigned projects including new Theme Parks. Complex projects include site work, shows, rides, interior finishes, design, engineering, etc
Ensures work documents/data have updated estimates
Participates in estimating, negotiating, and settling change orders during implementation; In most cases, the engaged Construction Manager or responsible individual for professional or Show/Ride services will perform functions under the supervision of the Project Estimator
Provides complete concept through bid estimates and includes final input on complex projects
Reviews and estimates proposal specifications, drawings, attend pre-bid meetings, etc. to determine the scope of work and required estimate contents
Interfaces with owner, A/E, and other contractors to provide engineering and cost data for feasibility
Tracks awarded contracts as assigned – may include estimating extra work items, change orders, credits, procuring materials, etc
Provides design staff and project team with cost guidance during project phases
Tests estimates for reasonableness based on comparable/equivalent historical experience
Develops total project Estimated Final Cost (EFC) with project team and divisions; reviews with Project Division and Senior Management to reconcile
Oversees development of total project EFC estimate for capital authorization. Coordinates discrete estimates/bids based on the scope/design documentation and implementation plan from Divisions, Construction Manager, outside vendors/services.
Participates in estimating, negotiating and settling all change orders during implementation
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum 4 Years estimating, cost control, and/or engineering experience (minimum 2 years estimating experience) in similar facility or ride construction strongly desired
Preferred Qualifications :
Ability to resolve conflicts and negotiates successfully
Ability to provide guidance to the project team and to Associate Project Estimators as applicable
Demonstrated decision-making and relationship building ability
Required Education :
Four year degree in Construction Management/Engineering, Architecture or Engineering or equivalent combinations of technical training and/or related experience
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About Walt Disney Imagineering:
Founded in 1952 as WED Enterprises to design and build the world’s first theme park — Disneyland — Walt Disney Imagineering (WDI) is where imagination and creativity combine with cutting-edge technology to create unforgettable experiences. WDI is the creative force that imagines, designs and builds all Disney theme parks, resorts, attractions and cruise ships worldwide. Imagineering’s unique strength comes from its diverse global team of creative and technical professionals, who build on Disney’s legacy of storytelling to pioneer new forms of entertainment. The Imagineers who practice this unique blend of art and science work in more than 100 disciplines to shepherd an idea all the way from “blue sky” concept phase to opening day.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc., which is part of a business we call Walt Disney Imagineering.
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.