Apr 01, 2021

Construction Estimator - Ft. Pierce, FL

  • Superior Skilled trades
Management/Supervisory

Job Description

Qualifications

    • Bachelor's (Required)

    • Construction Estimating: 4 years (Required)

    • OSHA 30 (Required)

    • US work authorization (Required)

Full Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY FOR CONSTRUCTION ESTIMATOR:

  • Estimate work on construction projects by reviewing proposals, blueprints, specifications, and related documents
  • Complete quantity take-offs, prepare cost estimates, organize bid bonds, and communicate with sub-trades to determine financial needs for project completion
  • Estimate labor, material, and time requirements to compute overall cost on bidded projects
  • Evaluate offers to purchase by costing changes, additions, and site requirements
  • Specify materials, identify subcontractors, and negotiate pricing to obtain bids from vendors/subcontractors
  • Maintain cost keys/price masters and resolve cost discrepancies
  • Create and present routine and/or special reports to upper management weekly
  • Maintain quality service and continuity by documenting/communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs between corporate, division, and local work teams
  • Visit sites, warehouses, and other venues as needed to perform estimating work
  • Perform complex analysis and prepare relevant/reliable forecasts

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE FOR CONSTRUCTION ESTIMATOR:

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Science/Management, or related field
  • Must have at least four (4) years working experience as a construction estimator in a healthcare/hospital setting
  • Must have current OSHA 30-Hour Certification
  • Must be familiar with federal costing codes and demonstrate a good understanding of data analysis methods/KPIs
  • Must possess in-depth knowledge of project management, estimating projects valued at $1+ million (or higher)
  • Must have a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Pro-Core (or other construction software programs)
  • Must be organized and able to manage all aspects of a construction project
  • Must be able to work in an office and in the field in a fast-paced environment with variable working hours
  • Must be willing and able to travel to other locations as needed
  • This position requires strong manual dexterity, coordination, and stamina

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE FOR CONSTRUCTION ESTIMATOR:

  • Prior military experience is preferred
  • Hands-on experience with complex data research activities is preferred
  • Familiarity with computer programs like Timberline, HCSS HeavyBid, and McCormick Estimating is preferred
  • Seeking individuals with strong critical-thinking and problem-solving abilities
  • Seeking individuals with excellent written/verbal communication and strong client-facing skills

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR CONSTRUCTION ESTIMATOR:

  • Must be eligible to work in the United States
  • Must have reliable transportation to the job site
  • Applicants will be subject to a pre-employment drug screen
  • Applicants will be subject to a federal background check

Please respond with your resume today! You can also complete an application on our website or call/text (321) 319-8921 to apply.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

A conviction record will not necessarily prevent you from being employed. You will be required to complete and submit a questionnaire. We will consider your age at the time of the offense, when the offense occurred, the seriousness and nature of the offense, as well as any rehabilitation to determine your employability.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Pay: $65,000.00 - $80,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8-hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Application Question(s):

  • Please list all type(s) of construction software program(s) that you have experience using (i.e. ProCore, HeavyBid).
  • Please list 2-3 recent construction projects (including total project value) that you have estimated.

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Experience:

  • Construction Estimating: 4 years (Required)

License/Certification:

  • OSHA 30 (Required)

Willingness To Travel:

  • 50% (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Labor type:

  • Construction

Typical start time:

  • 8 AM

Typical end time:

  • 5 PM

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoy doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • High-stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military-experienced candidates are encouraged to apply

Company's website:

  • https://superiorskilledtrades.com/

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply

Work Remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required

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