Role details

Estimator- High-End Residential

Washington   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A global retail brand with multiple locations across the US
  • Seeking an experienced construction estimator to oversee national projects

About Our Client

For over 75 years, this company has been a leader in the DC area for providing top quality homes and investment properties. Based in Northern Virginia.

Job Description

The Construction Estimator for building and construction will:

  • Capable of performing detailed quantity take-offs and organizing the quantities with unit pricing in production of an estimate.
  • Ability to build a full conceptual cost estimate from architectural sketches.
  • Experience in developing and implementing value engineering solutions to drive down project costs for the Owner while maintaining a high level of construction quality.
  • Experience in coordinating with the architect, structural engineer, civil engineer, and MEP engineers to determine cost effective solutions during the design process.
  • Capable of writing detailed scopes of work for construction contracts to be implemented by the field operations team.
  • Ability to coordinate the scopes of work of multiple trades to ensure nothing is missed for the project team.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with multiple, concurrent projects and aggressive deadlines.
  • Ability to lead junior estimators in soliciting bid proposals from the Boston marketplace.

The Successful Applicant

Construction Estimator:

  • 5+ years experience in construction estimating
  • Vast knowledge of all trades: scope, time frames/field execution, typical missed scope/exposures
  • Demonstrated understanding and knowledge about estimating processes and delivery methods
  • Understand MEP systems and components, and be able to scope and analyze MEP bids
  • Solid conceptual estimating experience
  • Management experience: coaching, feedback delivery, delegating and mentorship
  • Demonstrated communication and presentation skills
  • Knowledge of contract types and deal structures
  • Extensive experience with retail construction projects

What's on Offer

Construction Estimator compensation:

  • Competitive salary
  • Comprehensive benefits package

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