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RK Mechanical Industrial Estimator - Oil and Gas in Denver, Colorado

Industrial Estimator - Oil and Gas

Denver, Colorado



RK is a multifaceted, industry-leading, specialty contractor headquartered in Denver, CO, with decades of experience working in the construction, manufacturing and building services industries. As a second-generation family-owned enterprise, RK prides itself on developing strong relationships with customers, as true project partners, throughout the Mountain West region. RK brings creativity, performance and optimism to every project.RK Energy designs and fabricates custom skids and assemblies for the midstream oil and gas industry. They also design and manufacture custom skids and systems for food manufacturing, wind power and other industrial industries.

The peRKs:

RK Contributions

  • Three medical plans with HSA and FSA options for you and your family

  • 401(k) plan with company match that is 100% immediately vested

  • Dental and vision insurance

  • Short-term and long-term disability plans available after one year

  • Company provided life insurance and AD&D with options for supplemental buy-ups.

  • Paid time off and holidays

  • Weekly pay

In-house Programs

  • Career development training for all levels through RK University

  • Wellness coaching offering exercise planning, gym discounts, health screenings, program incentives up to $2,100 a year, and more.

  • Fun company and team building events, and volunteering opportunities

Partnership Programs

  • Confidential counseling for personal issues, financial advice and more

  • Discounts on entertainment including amusement park tickets, restaurant specials and more

What you’ll be working on:

Verify Estimating team is prepared for the bid. Pre-close bid tabs. Prepare trend pricing for projects in Oil and Gas Preconstruction. Provide conceptual budgetary pricing. Coordinate and clarify scope internally and externally. Assist Preconstruction team during project turnover to Operations. Work with customers to understand required layout of oil and gas skid mounted systems. Must have a working knowledge of

  • Pre-close bids.

  • Conceptual budgetary pricing.

  • Oil and Gas equipment knowledge such as; sand traps, separators, saltwater disposal units, LACTS, gas compression skids, piping skids, meter skids and pump skids.

  • Material, labor, and equipment takeoffs.

  • Quotes and coordinate/qualify scope with vendors and subcontractors.

  • Database pricing.

What is expected of an Industrial Estimator:

  • Working knowledge of Oil and Gas skidded equipment and industry standard codes such as ASME BPVC Sec. VIII, Div. 1 & 2, B31.1, B31.3, etc.

  • 3+ years of relevant experience.

  • College/university graduate or equivalent combination of skills and experience generally expected for specified technical roles.

  • Track productivity on past projects and follow up on past awards.

  • Fill in minor and major scope/design gaps.

  • Provide detailed breakouts for customers.

  • Provide extensive value engineering ideas.

  • Review all project documents and identify scope of work.

  • Conceptual layout and design of skidded system based upon customer requirements

  • Identify and document difficult/non-standard conditions.

  • Clarify scope with General Contractor and Engineer.

  • Completely assemble the bid tab in a timely manner.

  • Verify estimate accuracy by comparing data versus similar bids.

  • Liaison between Estimating and Operations.

  • Provide complete and accurate trade specific estimates.

  • Assemble bid tab with estimates and vendor/sub quotes.

  • Identify value engineering opportunities.

  • Indirect Supervision.

How you make Safety your top priority:

  • Comply with all company policies and procedures.

  • All employees are accountable for safety and health and are empowered to stop work if an unsafe condition is present. Employees should immediately notify their supervisor so that the hazard may be corrected.

  • RK Mechanical employees and subcontractors are required to implement and maintain all safety and health systems practices including the training requirements of RK Mechanical Orientation, shop specific orientation, CPR/First Aid/AED/Bloodborne Pathogens, Hazard Identification and Reporting, and OSHA 10.

    Minimum Physical Requirements:

  • Work outside, inside, and in dusty, noisy and hazardous areas.

  • Work in high places, tight places, confined spaces and/or other adverse locations.

  • Climb, balance, squat, kneel and crouch.

  • Work in all types of weather.

  • Must have working knowledge of all trade materials and tools.

  • Ability to lift and carry 51 to 75 lbs. occasionally, and/or 31 to 45 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 16 to 22 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

Local Awards:

  • Denver Business Journal

  • #1 Denver-Area Mechanical Contractor 2014- Present

  • #6 Fastest Growing Denver Area Private Company: X-Large, 2019

  • #7 Denver-Area Corporate Foundation, 2020

  • #7 Denver-Area Manufacturing Firm, 2020

  • #14 Denver-Area Healthiest Employers, 2020

  • #16 Largest Denver-Area Private Employer, 2020

  • #22 Denver-Area Private-Sector Employer, 2020

  • #23 Denver-Area Corporate Philanthropists, 2020

  • ColoradoBiz Magazine

  • #8 Top 200 Private Companies List, 2020

  • Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) - Rocky Mountain

  • 1st Place Specialty Contractor Award of Excellence- Ascent Union Station

  • 2nd Place Specialty Contractor Award of Merit- Pike Peak National Cemetery

  • Accredited Quality Contractor (AQC)

  • “Platinum Level” Company in STEP Safety Management System

  • Platinum level ratings or higher from the ABC STEP program for nine of the past twelve consecutive years

  • Colorado Manufacturing Awards

  • RK Mission Critical- CMA Building and Construction Manufacturer of the Year

  • Colorado Workforce Development Council

  • 2020 Colorado Apprenticeship Program of the Year, Employer

National Awards:

  • Engineering News Record

  • 2020 ENR Mountain States Specialty Contractor of the Year

  • 2019 Colorado Project of the Year Winner- Gaylord Rockies

  • 2020 Office/Retail/Mixed-Use, Award of Merit: Financial House

  • 2020 Cultural/Worship, Award of Merit: Denver Art Museum Sie Welcome Center

  • Top 40 and highest ranked Mechanical Firm in Colorado on ENRs Top 50 Firms in Mechanical, 2020

  • #8 Top 20 Firms in Sheet Metal, 2020

  • #19 Top 20 Firms in Steel Erection, 2020

  • #95 ENRs “The Top 600 Specialty Contractors”, 2020

  • Associated Builders and Contractors

  • #16 Top 200 Performers, 2020

  • #2 Top 20 Plumbing/HVAC Contractors, 2020

  • #5 Top 30 Electrical Contractors, 2020

  • America Heart Association

  • Gold Level Employer

RK Mechanical, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law