Estimating Assistant - Retail Construction

Detroit Permanent USD60,000 - USD80,000
  • Join a top Detroit GC who builds commercial, multifamily, and retail projects
  • Dynamic and high energy company culture with unlimited PTO

About Our Client

Founded in the mid 90s and headquartered in Detroit, our client has built millions of square feet of commercial, retail, multifamily, and institutional space throughout the United States.

They have an unmatched reputation of integrity, quality, and reliability. Over the last 30 years they have earned the trust of clients from national retail chains to private and institutional owners.

Job Description

The key responsiblities of the Estimating Assistant will be to:

  • Qualify Trade Partner proposals
  • Update Excel bidding templates for preparation
  • Prepare agendas and collate handouts for PRM, Job Start and Bid Review Meetings
  • Prepare documents required for proposal responses to our clients
  • Uploading information from one computer software system to another
  • Add and update Trade Partner contact information
  • Collect Trade Partner data required for prequalification's and vendor set up.

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

The successful Estimating Assistant candidate will have:

  • Well-spoken with proper grammar with strong writing skill set.
  • Dynamic, high energy, take charge leader who is action oriented
  • A very quick study who works well in high pressure situations
  • Dedicated individual with ironclad integrity
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills for dealing with sensitive or controversial situations

What's on Offer

On offer for an Estimating Assistant candidate is:

  • Competitive base salary ranging from $60,000 - $80,000
  • Vehicle allowance or company car
  • Fully employer paid health, vision, and dental insurance
  • Employer 401k match
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Role-Specific Training + Mentoring
  • Award-Winning Wellness Program
  • Company provided credit card for expenses
  • Processes, procedures and job site support
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave

In addition my client has been recognized with several national and local awards, including:

  • Best and Brightest Company to Work For
  • Best and Brightest in Wellness
  • Top Workplace
  • Certified Great Place to Work
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Job summary

Real Estate
Sub Sector
Cost Management
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Don Seawall
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