Role details

Estimator- Commercial Construction

Dallas   •   USD85,000 - USD110,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Large National General Contractor with Commercial Construction Projects
  • is Looking for an Experienced Estimator in Dallas

About Our Client

The client is a large National General Contractor with an office in Dallas. They have a strong pipeline of Ground Up Commercial projects including: healthcare, higher education and K-12.

Job Description

  • Presentation and preparation of proposal packages.
  • Work as lead estimator on individual projects including takeoffs, sub solicitations, pricing, bid summaries, GC's and final bid day preparations.
  • Advise and assist in preparing conventional and negotiated bids to owner. Recognizing risk on projects being bid.
  • Review and coordinate final pricing methodology.
  • Assist in receiving and evaluating subcontractor and major material quotations prior to bid day and on bid day.
  • Take responsibility for review of project bid's accuracy and communication of construction techniques and strategies used in bid preparation on successful bids with Project Management prior to project commencement.
  • Develop and maintain Sub/Vendor database.
  • Develop and maintain cost history on different types of projects.
  • Conduct preconstruction using the PPD™ process.
  • Assist operations with buyout.



The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management or Engineering and/or 5-7 years of equivalent experience required
  • General knowledge of construction principles and processes.
  • Ability to synthesize cost data from a wide range of sources into a conceptual estimate.
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings and specifications.
  • General knowledge of negotiated bids, hard bids, and GMP processes.
  • Working knowledge of estimating technology and tools such as OST, MC2, QTO and BIM related software.

What's on Offer

The client is offering a strong base salary in addition to 401K, health insurance, etc.

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