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Construction Estimator – Division 9


Responsible for working with General Contractor estimators to provide expert services collaborating with engineers, architects, clients and contractors during the sales process.


 Construction Estimator-Division 9 Responsibilities:

-Prepare or assist in preparing estimates and proposals for conceptual projects.

-Perform risk analysis while preparing estimates

-Occasionally travel to jobsites to gather information on materials needed, labor required, and other factors

-Read blueprints and technical documents in order to prepare estimates.

-Consult with industry experts to discuss construction procedures to aid in the bidding process.

-Prepare detailed reports or bids for submission to appropriate parties.

-Identify and quantify cost factors, such as production time, materials, and labor expenses

-Work with sales teams to prepare estimates and bids for clients.

-Complete assigned project estimates on established deadlines and priorities.

-Prepare accurate estimates of direct costs for assigned projects according to standard processes.

-Prepare clear and effective proposals and bid forms for review by the Chief Estimator on assigned projects according to standard processes.

-Perform value engineering of new or alternate materials, means and methods of construction.

-Solicit bids and qualify proposals from suppliers and/or subcontractors; participate in the procurement process, as directed.

-Assist in the updating of the Company’s estimating database.

-Lead or assist in the development of team estimating. 

-Prepare turnover packages and collaborate in successful kick-off meetings with the construction team 

-Engage with operations and Project Managers to thoroughly communicate bid scope and contract scope.

-Foster relationships with key vendors (GC, architects, etc.)

 Construction Estimator-Division 9 Qualifications:

 -Proven experience at least 3-5 years as a construction estimator – GC or Sub-contractor

-Basic understanding of accounting and project management concepts

-Deep understanding of research methodology, data analysis and estimation metrics

-Comfortable with numbers and technology

-Excellent knowledge of take-off software like Plan Swift and/or OST-On Screen Take-off

-Excellent knowledge in Microsoft software like Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project, etc.

-Possess brainstorming skills and techniques

-Possess negotiation skills

-Overcoming problems and difficulties

-Excellent with spreadsheets

-Great attention to detail

-Strong numeracy skills

-Sound verbal reasoning

-Honest and ethical

-Level -Headed

-Naturally inquisitive

-Good power of recall (excellent memory)

-Excellent communication and negotiation abilities

-Well-organized and reliable

-BSc/BA in engineering, construction science or relevant field

 Experience a Plus in any of the following:

-Certified Professional Estimator (CPE) or other qualification will be a plus

-Certified in PROCORE or other PM software will be a plus

-Onscreen Take-off or Plan-swift experience will be a plus





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