Senior Construction Estimator

West Palm Beach Permanent USD120,000 - USD180,000
  • Join a growing GC Expanding into Florida Construction Space
  • Amazing company culture with competitive salary and benefits

About Our Client

This client is a well-known General Contracting firm who is expanding business into South Florida. They specialize in Commercial Ground Up and Interior Construction.

Job Description

· Prepares or oversees material takeoff projects, drawings, and plans.

· Develop and implement procedures for the preparation of estimates and manage the entire bidding process through Procore software

· Prepare and/or supervise the preparation of estimates in accordance with the approved procedure for all phases of the work from the agreed engineering deliverables to the appropriate level of accuracy.

· Prepare rationale statements to support the estimate identifying areas of weakness and or areas of risk.

· Carry out validation and verification of the estimates using high-level norms and by comparing with previous estimates, outcome costs, and vendor prices.

· Review contract documents and modifications to determine the scope of work and scope of changes.

· Develop forms, formats, and procedures to improve the quality of work produced in the Department.

· Attend pre-construction meetings and provide kick-off sheet meeting minutes to estimating staff to begin the estimating process.

· Develop a key vendor list to ensure the database of subcontractors and suppliers is current.

· Develop cost format that facilitates owner's needs for information using company selected software

· Coordinate estimates for proposals as related to the cost of pre-construction.

· Manage time and cost of pre-construction services based on budget quoted by Estimating Manager.

· Develop conceptual cost models.

· Prepare detailed scopes of work and leveling sheets

· Manage all pre-purchase & procurement activities

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

· Bachelor's degree preferred.

· 5 years of experience required in ground-up, and commercial interior construction. Retail construction experience is a plus

· General Contracting industry experience preferred

· Prior Procurement experience required

· Financial acumen

· Excellent written, verbal communication & mathematical skills

· Attention to detail and problem-solving skills

· Strong work ethic in a highly demanding environment

· Ability to multitask and prioritize multiple projects at any given time

What's on Offer

This client believes in an environment for all employees to succeed, with the peace of mind that their families are in good hands. They provide health benefits, retirement plans, and other services designed to make life better. These include:

Health Coverage: Company offers employees and their dependents comprehensive medical, dental & vision plans paid in full.

401K: Company offers a comprehensive 401K plan (non-matching)

Salary: $120,000 - $180,000

Paid Time Off: Company offers 3 weeks PTO and generous company holidays

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West Palm Beach
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Matthew Price
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