Estimator - Education Construction - Charleston SC

Charleston, South Carolina Permanent USD80,000 - USD110,000 per year
  • One of the most reputable Carolinas based GC's!
  • Family-like culture and tons of room for growth in the organization!

About Our Client

Our client is one of the most reputable General Contractor's based out of the Carolinas. Their Charleston, SC office has seen tremendous growth while maintaining their family-like culture.

The group is seeking an Estimator with experience in education, commercial, light industrial, healthcare, and/or retail construction projects. They will also consider a Project Manager who is open to Estimating. They are looking for someone who is a long term fit and will become a future leader in the organization, and have excellent training opportunities for this position.

This GC does $500M/yr+ in revenue and are a brand name across the Carolinas. They have received numerous awards for their company culture and excellent projects. Their leadership is homegrown and the company boasts one of the highest employee retention rates in the Carolinas!

Job Description

The Estimator will be responsible for:

  • Analyzing construction blueprints and other documents to prepare time frames, costs, material, and labor estimates
  • Preparing bid packages, development budgets, and analyzing subcontractor bids for use in conceptual and bid proposal estimates
  • Establishing pricing and conducting comparison activities
  • Working closely with construction project management team to maintain estimate throughout project
  • Consulting with vendors and internal project teams to resolve issues
  • Establishing and maintaining strong subcontractor relationships

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 Estimator will have the following experience:

  • 2-5 years of construction estimating experience
  • Experience in healthcare, industrial, and/or retail construction is preferred
  • Ability to perform take-offs and organize conceptual budget pricing
  • Must be a self-starter and understand deadlines.
  • Must have good phone and excellent people skills.
  • Must be proficient with project/estimating related software including iSqFt, ProCore, Sage, On-Screen Takeoff
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, QuickBid)

What's on Offer

The successful Estimator will receive:

  • Base salary contingent on experience, ranging roughly $85,000-$110,000
  • Discretionary bonuses
  • Vehicle Allowance
  • Cell and laptop offered
  • PTO and sick days
  • Pipeline of projects local to Charleston
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