Position: Project Scheduler/Estimator/Cost

Location: Midland, MI

Job Summary:

Develops and monitors project schedules, monitor project progress, informing the Project Manager of status of project, progress of tasks. Prepare cost estimates for construction projects to aid management in proposals to submit for approval, determining the price of entire installed project.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and update project schedules based on task progress and milestones identified.
  • Communication with discipline leads and other project team members on schedule activities.
  • Periodically update schedules to include scope changes, latest progress, and delivery information.
  • Develop and distribute requested reports such as progress curves of actual progress versus scheduled progress and actual versus planned manpower.
  • Review project schedule with team members to address any upcoming or overdue items.
  • Analyze documentation to prepare time, cost, materials, and labor estimates.
  • Assess cost effectiveness of products, projects or services, tracking actual costs relative to bids as the project develops.
  • Consult with clients, vendors, personnel in other departments or construction foremen to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.
  • Confer with engineers, architects, owners, contractors and subcontractors on changes and adjustments to cost estimates.
  • Prepare estimates used by management for purposes such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work.


  • Prepare estimates for use in selecting vendors or subcontractors.
  • Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors.
  • MS Project Required
  • Primavera P6 Preferred
  • 10 years experience scheduling

CDI Corporation is an EEO/An Affirmative Action M/F/D/V Employer

Type: Contract

Reference ID: 5129