Estimator

Jacksonville Permanent USD90,000 - USD125,000
  • Opportunity to join a well established GC possessing a robust pipeline of work
  • Organization in growth mode offering opportunity for advancement

About Our Client

This Jacksonville-based commercial General Contractor was established over 15 years ago and has developed a very strong reputation in the area. They believe in valuing and advancing their employees' careers and forming positive relationships within the community. Their core markets include Retail, Healthcare, Federal, and K-12. If you are looking for a positive company culture with terrific work/life balance at a rapidly growing GC, please apply today!

Job Description

  • Oversee all functions of project estimating for 5-10 ongoing bids
  • Develop and maintain relationships with clients & Architects to establish a level of understanding of the project scope, specification and contract
  • Solicit & Track Subcontractor/Supplier proposals
  • Manage plans, specifications, & addendums
  • Thoroughly evaluates bid documents for completeness, obtain additional information from the client as required, observing all stated guidelines and deadlines
  • Attends site visits and pre-bid meetings as required to assess customer needs
  • Manages the development of bid proposals
  • Responsible for ensuring maximum subcontractor & vendor coverage.
  • Develops detailed scopes of work for each trade package based on bid documents
  • Perform complex analysis of subcontractor estimates
  • Recognize the opportunities to value engineer design drawings, Identify document conflicts and determine a strategy for bidding
  • Manage all bid day activities
  • Negotiate with Suppliers & Subcontractors for best pricing
  • Accurately completes bid forms per provided instructions
  • Meeting with upper management for bid review and submission
  • Upon award, assist Project Managers in contract negotiation and final buy out of the project
  • Maintains in-house cost databases
  • Develops and maintains vendor and subcontractor relationships and databases



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

  • degree in construction management or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in Commercial Construction
  • Strong organization, presentation, written, and communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated proficiency and success in managing the document control process in the areas of construction and general project administration
  • Understanding of contract documents, drawings, specifications, product data, and contracts
  • Ability to work independently, as well as a member of a project team, capable of managing multiple projects at various stages of planning, design, procurement and construction
  • Experience with project management is a plus
  • Software experience including Microsoft Office, Outlook, Construction Management & Estimating Software

What's on Offer

  • Generous base salary
  • Opportunity for company bonuses
  • Excellent benefits, including healthcare and dental insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401k company match
  • Opportunity to lead a Preconstruction Team
Contact
Anthony Trainello
Quote job ref
JN-052022-5619848

Job summary

Sector
Construction
Sub Sector
Estimator
Industry
Property
Location
Jacksonville
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Anthony Trainello
Job Reference
JN-052022-5619848