USD130,000 - USD170,000
General Contractor looking for an experienced estimator.
Great company with excellent track record
About Our Client
General Contractor Specialzing in Site Development, Excavation, and Earthwork.
- Review construction documents and understands scope of work to bid to execute take-offs of construction documents.
- Work with project owner early in the bidding process to understand the project scope and desired results that meet their expectations.
- Attend proposal meeting with the owner to discuss scope of work, answer questions, and present value engineering alternates.
- Ensure that accurate and complete estimates of project are prepared on time and in a professional and competitive manner. Estimator will be expected to complete a detailed complete estimate using concept drawings and applicable software
- Prepare estimates by calculating a complete quantity takeoff of the scope of work and assure estimates are accurate and in line with expected unit cost history as well as profit margins.
- Prepare detailed proposal specifications, schedule, and coordinate concept drawings that accurately portray the scope of work and requirements of the project for presentation to the owner.
- Prepare lists of subcontractors/suppliers confirmed to be bidding on project.
- Work with subcontractors and suppliers to solicit quotations, organize, review and complete detailed scopes of work and cost comparisons.
- Maintain files of documents as back-up for estimate figures, including current (accurate) information on unit prices from suppliers.
- Able to make decisions under tight deadlines.
- Act in a manner of integrity that shows support for the company, its values, and the employees, while maintaining constant focus on meeting/exceeding customer requirements and expectations.
- Problem solving: Assess problem situations to identify causes, gather and process relevant information, generate possible solutions, and make recommendations and/or resolve the problem Ability to multitask and effectively prioritize work requests.
The Successful Applicant
- 10+ Years of Heavy Civil construction experience
- 5+ Years of Estimating experience
- Public Bidding Experience
- Computer Literate with knowledge of HCSS
- BS Degree required
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