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Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. Estimator in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

  • Fluid Quip * ESTIM03266 Full-Time Cedar Rapids, IA, USA ### Description Fluid Quip Technologies Fluid Quip Technologies┬« (Fluid Quip) provides custom technologies and engineering services to the biofuel and biochemical industries worldwide. Fluid Quip has commercialized multiple technologies to enhance the base corn-to-ethanol dry grind process, create new and novel alternative feed products, and supply the growing need for carbohydrate feedstocks into the biochemical market. Green Plains Inc., Ospraie Management, and funds and accounts managed by BlackRock hold a majority interest in Fluid Quip. Location: Cedar Rapids, IA - open to contract* Summary: The estimator is responsible for identifying all costs required for projects. Responsible for preparing accurate estimate reports by gathering information, analyzing important metrics, and conducting regular risk assessments. Provide knowledge of cost and benefits that support profitable business decisions. Responsibilities: * Estimate costs by analyzing labor, material, and time requirements for a project * Present complex and detailed cost estimates to upper management * Prepare reports detailing all of the costs related to a project * Efficiently perform all stages of an estimate including: estimate organization, take-off, pricing, review, and closeout * Oversee all stages of projects to ensure expense follows forecasted plan * Input cost data into company database * Manage differences between estimated cost and actual cost * Work with the entire project team to prepare proposals * Maintain clear written and electronic records per company policies and procedures Qualifications: * 10+ years of experience working as an estimator * Bachelors degree preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: * Ability to understand technical drawings and requirements * Knowledge of project management * Ability to work independently * Ability to execute a professional presentation * Ability to create accurate reports on costing data * Strong analytical/math skills and problem-solving abilities * Ability to work well on a team * Very detail oriented Our Company offers competitive pay: a generous benefit package including business casual work environment, health, dental, vision, life insurance, paid holidays, Paid Time Off (PTO) and a 401(k) retirement plan with immediate vesting and company safe harbor matching. All potential employees will be required to successfully pass a pre-employment drug screening and background check prior to employment. *Equal Opportunity Employer To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties may be assigned. Green Plains Inc. Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) is a leading biorefining company focused on the development and utilization of fermentation, agricultural and biological technologies in the processing of annually renewable crops into sustainable value-added ingredients. This includes the production of cleaner low carbon biofuels, renewable feedstocks for advanced biofuels and high purity alcohols for use in cleaners and disinfectants. Green Plains is an innovative producer of Ultra-High Protein and novel ingredients for animal and aquaculture diets to help satisfy a growing global appetite for sustainable protein. The Company also owns a 48.9% limited partner interest and a 2.0% general partner interest in Green Plains Partners LP. Posted: June 19, 2021