Senior Estimator - Downers Grove

Barrington Permanent USD90,000 - USD110,000
  • Excellent opportunity to run an estimating department
  • Strong base salary + benefits + 401K + paid masters program

About Our Client

Our client is a design build firm that specializes in animal related facilities. 90$ of their projects are vet offices, animal hospitals, boarding facilities, and specialty humane societies. The majority of their projects range from $500k-$3M; however, they have a few projects in the pipeline up to $30M. They are rapidly growing and looking for a Senior Estimator to oversee the estimating department. APPLY TODAY AND HAVE YOUR RESUME CONSIDERED WITHIN 24 HOURS.

Job Description

  • Compute costs by analyzing labor, material, and time requirements
  • Prepare work to be estimated by gather proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents
  • Resolve discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information
  • Present prepared estimates by assembling and displaying numerical and descriptive information
  • Prepare special reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
  • Perform conceptual, schematic, and design development budgets
  • Review plans for consistency and accuracy
  • Manage all levels of take-offs while applying unit prices
  • Collaborate with others on the preconstruction team to successfully bid jobs
  • Develop into a leader within the estimating team

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

  • Four years of applicable experience in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, or commercial construction industry.
  • Experience in quantity surveying and cost estimating for general construction including some experience in Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing.
  • Advanced knowledge of contracting processes, negotiating, and legalities.
  • Advanced knowledge of facility design and construction methods, construction activity sequencing, schedule logic, and project planning skills.
  • Knowledge of client business constraints.

What's on Offer

  • Competitive compensation package offered
  • Work from home capability
  • PTO
  • Paid Holidays
  • Company events
  • Maternity/Paternity leave
  • Full health insurance package
  • 401k match
  • Bonus potential
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