Delphine Haudenschild

CONSTRUCTION ESTIMATOR

Summary

Looking for a company with a dynamic estimating team willing to take advantage of my international and technical experiences. I am an experimented, organized, multitasking, and motivated estimator which new challenge is to acquire an experience in an English speaking country.

Major achievements

  • Created a unit pricing database for use quick estimation (residential building) with a tolerance range of 5%.
  • Optimized the concept presentation attached to the bid to obtain an order with a public service organization (Facility management)
  • Successfully collaborated with architects and project managers to optimize the construction process and architectural design in the concept study phase.

Work History

Work History
Jan 2015 - Present

Freelancer as construction Estimator

Winter Springs, Florida

Completing estimations and bids of office fit out projects based on drawings, inventory and photographs of the site.

Sep 2013 - Jun 2014

Construction Estimator, Office interior fit out

APOProjekt GmbH, Frankfurt, Germany
  • Conducted site visits and meetings with clients to establish scope of work.
  • Studied, analyzed and revised designs received from architect departments and performed cost analysis on each of the designs.
  • Completed estimations and bids with quick turnover (1 to 5 days)
Jan 2009 - Aug 2013

Cost Estimator, Facility Management

SKE Facility Management GmbH, Langen, Germany
  • Conducted site visits, evaluated existing technical equipment in buildings and reviewed specifications
  • Prepared bids and presentations of the related operational facility management concept and attended bidder meetings
  • Assisted the project manager in the kickoff phase (quantity comparison and inventory)
Oct 2003 - Jun 2008

Construction Estimator, general contractor

Eiffage Construction, Metz, France
  • Reviewed and analyzed drawings and specifications; provided recommendations to the management regarding feasibility.
  • Evaluated and determined appropriate construction methods; performed quantity take-offs
  • Obtained and evaluated quotes from subcontractors.
  • Provided detailed proposals and accurate bid packages.
  • Attended meetings with staff, architects and clients.
  • Analyzed completed projects to compare estimated costs to actual costs and determined causes of discrepancies.

Education

Education
2000 - 2003

Master’s degree in mechanical and industrial engineering 

Ecole Nationale des Arts et Metiers (ENSAM) Paris Tech in Metz, France                         

http://www.ensam.eu/en/

ENSAM is a French engineering school recognized for leading French higher education in the fields of mechanics and industrialization.

Skills

Skills

Technical

  • Working in a responsible, independent and solution oriented way
  • Highly skilled in organization and able to working under pressure
  • Adept at establish cost data base and analyze accuracy of estimation after project completion
  • Proficient in MS Office, Access and cost estimation software (RIB Itwo)
  • Elementary knowledge in Visual Basic, Auto-CAD, Pro-E and SAP

LANGUAGES

  • English : Limited working proficiency

Attended English for Academic Purposes Classes (Spring 2015) at Seminole State College in Oviedo

  • French : Native proficiency
  • German : Full professional proficiency