Estimator

Elk Grove Village Permanent USD85,000 - USD125,000
  • Join a progressive team that has a great work/life balance
  • Be a lead participant in the bidding process for their development arm

About Our Client

This general contractor has a diverse project portfolio. They have a strong client repetition which is a key aspect to their business and annual revenue. Our reputable client puts their employees first by providing a work/life balance as well as half-day Fridays. Their structure is based more off of self-perform than hierarchy, which allows each individual to be seen, and rewarded for their hard work.

Job Description

  • Work with the entire preconstruction team in various capacities
  • Accurately estimate projects from conceptual through construction document phases
  • Present Value Engineering ideas when required.
  • Interpret and accurately compare contractor proposals through detailed bid analysis sheet.
  • Prepare quantity surveys for most construction trade work
  • Maintain subcontractor relations and build subcontractor interest for future bids.
  • Assist in maintaining historical cost database and as well as subcontractor database.
  • Maintain good working knowledge of current unit costs and building costs/s.f.
  • Maintain and build stronger client relations.
  • Negotiate, award and write subcontracts.
  • Accurately estimate general condition costs as well as preliminary scheduling.
  • Navigate and utilize information contained in REVIT Models



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The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Construction or Civil Engineering
  • 5-10+ years of experience of estimating experience
  • High-end residential experience bidding
  • Efficient in high-level software experience
  • Strong interpersonal communication
  • Strong attention and accuracy to detail
  • Ability to work alongside others
  • Strong work ethic

What's on Offer

  • Salary that matches experience up to $125k
  • Bonus potential
  • Healthcare plan
  • Phone allowance
  • Laptop allowance
  • 401k match
  • 3 weeks+ PTO
  • Maternity and Paternity leave
  • Standard Holidays
  • Company Outings
Contact
Sydney Kowalski
Quote job ref
JN-042022-5587356

Job summary

Sector
Construction
Sub Sector
Estimator
Industry
Property
Location
Elk Grove Village
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Sydney Kowalski
Job Reference
JN-042022-5587356