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Field Scoper/Estimator

Job Title: Field Scoper/Estimator Job Category: Professionals
Department/Group: Operations / Aera (Belridge & MWSS) Position Type: Full-Time
Location: CA Date posted: September 18, 2017
Job Description
Roles and Responsibilities

·         Communicate with customer clearly and concisely, including face to face communication, phone calls and emails.

·         Relay ideas and concepts clearly through written communication.

·         Ability to navigate Aera  Share point Site (Training can be provided)

o   Scan and upload documents

·         Attend Heavy Oil Project Scoping Reviews

·         Ability to use Acrobat PRO, or similar software to mark up and label photographs to relay information to the customer

·         Familiarity with Google Earth Pro and marking locations, paths, and polygons.

·         Knowledge of Water Lines, Light Oils Lines, and Heavy Oil Line (Less critical as most estimates are done off engineered drawings)

·         Maintain good working relationships with KSI department heads, MRC personnel, Aera Engineers and VSMs.

·         Excel including:

o   Writing and altering basic formulas such as Vlookup, Sumifs, Countifs, If, etc.

o   Set Print Areas

o   Data Entry

o   Maintain or Create Workbooks based on need

·         Organizational skills and prioritization management.

o   Responsible for lining out work for your subordinates and yourself, including lining up the work from different customers into an order that makes sense on priority.

o   Document Controls. Keeping and maintaining copies of submitted work as they will often be referred to, usually up to a year after scoping is completed.

·         Scoping

o   Requires hours of walking in the field.

o   Making determinations of routing and looking for possible alternatives when an idea doesn’t pan out.

o   Scoping with the customer requirements and standards in mind.

·         Estimating

o   Requires transfer of scoped numbers to excel workbooks.

o   Requesting updated pricing from MRC, then updating workbooks.

o   Verifying that numbers make sense and scanning for errors before submittal.

o   Passing on the scopes to KSI for construction once engineers accept the estimate.

·         Printing Labels using label machine.

·         DTR Access

·         Ability to read and understand Engineered Drawings

o   Review scale of each page and conduct take offs

o   Organize the take offs

Qualifications and Education Requirements

·         Must possess a current and valid driver’s license

·         High School Diploma

·         Must have good communication skills

·         Proficient with Microsoft Office


Pre-Employment Requirements

All candidates must pass a pre employment physical examination, drug / alcohol screen, hold a valid driver’s license, pass a motor vehicle record check and be insurable through KSI’s insurance carrier, criminal background check and E-verify as a condition of successful consideration for employment.


Physical Requirements

·         Must be able to lift 50 lbs.

·         Sitting  for extended periods of time

·         Standing for extended periods of time

·         Squatting

·         Raising and Lowering objects from one level to another

·         Carrying objects, usually holding it in the hands or arms, or on the shoulder

·         Grasping objects with the use of fingers, palm and wrists to hold/and or manipulate objects (pencils, pens etc,)

·         Pulling i.e. Exerting force upon an object so that the object moves toward the force (includes jerking)

·         Pushing i.e. Exerting force upon an object so that the object moves away from the force (includes slapping, striking, kicking and treadle actions)

·         Bending at the waist, stooping, working in a supine position, twisting seated or standing

Some of these physical requirements will range from seldom, frequent to constant depending on the task.

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