Construction Project Estimator

Sacramento Permanent USD70,000 - USD135,000
  • Experience a full-service general commercial contractor with multiple locations
  • Collaborate with some of the most knowledgeable professionals in the industry

About Our Client

A national construction company specializing in the rehabilitation and new construction of
multi-family real estate. We offer full spectrum Construction Services, custom tailored to the needs of our
clients. Joining over 3200 companies desiring to be a force for good, we are the largest contractor/builder across
the United States to become a Certified B Corporation.

Job Description

Work directly with the Sr. Estimators and Project Managers to provide estimates for new opportunities and
change orders.
* Provide both Rough Order of Magnitude (ROM) budgets and detailed cost proposals.
* Obtain subcontractor and vendor quotes and other relevant documentation, vett/review, and appropriately
file in Company Dropbox and include in budgets/proposals.
* Utilize company sales and estimating templates for document creation.
* Draft RFIs during the bidding process and ensure adequate responses are received.
* Compose detailed scope of work for budgets/estimates.
* Compose detailed Gantt chart schedules to accompany budgets/proposals.
* Deliver budgets, estimates, schedules on time.

* Gain input from key players to understand requirements
and potential risks (Subcontractors, Vendors, internal production team, etc.)

* Conduct site walks with key
players as needed.
* Create Client-facing proposal packages.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

* Past construction estimating experience required, with past projects estimated greater than $2 million
* Minimum 2 years experience in Estimating in a Construction environment.
* Able to read construction plans.
* Excellent understanding of sequencing and critical path in construction projects.
* Proficient in MS Excel, Word, and Dropbox in a remote computing environment.
* Experience with MS Project a plus.
* Experience with value-engineering projects/reviewing plans critically.
* Able to estimate several projects simultaneously.
* Driven and efficient -- ability to meet deadlines.
* High attention to detail focused.
* Strong task management and task prioritization skills.
* Organized, methodical.
* Ability to communicate clearly and ask questions when needed.
* Ability to work independently.
* Excellent written skills.
* Strong sense of personal Accountability/Integrity.
* Existing contact list of preferred subcontractors and vendors a plus, but not required.

What's on Offer


Competitive Salary

Full Time

Full Benefits Package

Flexible time off

Retirement Plans

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