Role details

Senior Estimator

Los Angeles   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Design to build general contractor with private and public project backlog
  • Overseeing the estimation of mulitple large scale projects concurrently

About Our Client

Our client is a design to build general contractor who has projects in the following categories: multifamily, hospitality, healthcare, education, government, renewable energy, retail and office.

Job Description

  • Review project plans, requirements and specifications
  • Prepare accurate quantity takeoffs and materials pricing
  • Coordinate subcontract solicitations and jobwalks
  • Determine labor and construction equipment costs
  • Prepare conceptual estimates
  • Meet and maintain bidding and work schedules
  • Submit requisitions for purchase of materials
  • Compare competitive trade bids
  • Review preliminary quotes and pre-bid estimates
  • Perform post-bid buyouts
  • Maintain close relationships with suppliers and subcontractors
  • Supervise and train estimating staff

The Successful Applicant

  • Engineering, construction management or architectural degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Minimum 5 years relevant work experience with a general contractor or construction management firm quantity takeoffs, purchasing accounting, engineering design knowledge and/orproject management experience desireable
  • Ability to read and understand specifications and drawings
  • Working knowledge of construction costs and principles
  • Experience or ability to coach and supervise staff

What's on Offer

  • Competitive basic salary plus annual bonus
  • 401k plan with employer matching
  • Health, Dental and Vision Plans
  • Other benefits included

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