Estimating Coordinator - Construction - Chicago, IL

Chicago Permanent USD50,000 - USD65,000
  • Opportunity to learn different skills within construction and development
  • Extremely competitive compensation package with room for growth

About Our Client

This Chicago-based commercial General Contractor was established over 50 years ago and has developed a very strong reputation in the area. They believe in valuing and advancing their employee's careers and forming positive relationships within the community. If you are looking for a positive company culture with terrific work/life balance at a rapidly growing GC, please apply today!

  • Project Locations: Mainly Chicagoland area
  • On-site and in office flexibility
  • Family oriented culture
  • Solid leadership out of top general contractors
  • Hands off management approach
  • Great relationships with subcontractors
  • Strong pipeline of projects through 2022 leading into 2023

Job Description

The key responsibilities of the Estimating Coordinator 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 Estimating Coordinator should have:

  • High school diploma or GED, college degree preferred
  • 1+ years of prior administrative experience at a general contractor, demonstrating superior
  • Accounting experience preferred
  • Must possess a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, and Procore
  • Experience working with payment waivers, change orders, ability to code pay applications

What's on Offer

The Estimating Coordinator will receive:

  • Salaries up to $65K dependent on experience
  • 401K match
  • Bonus potential
  • Health care, Dental, Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Generous PTO days
  • Standard holidays
  • Potential remote opportunity
Alicia Lorta
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Job summary

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Construction Planning
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Alicia Lorta
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