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Chief Estimator

Jobot Baltimore, MD Full-Time
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Highly Reputable Construction Company seeks Estimator

This Jobot Job is hosted by: Ron Calhoun
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A bit about us:

Privately held, award-winning commercial general contractor. For over 40 years, we have gone beyond construction delivery services by offering creative planning and solutions from project concept to completion. Our expertise encompasses lifestyle centers, retail, mixed-use, restaurants, mid-rise office and medical buildings, flex-space, warehouses, automotive dealerships and tenant fit-outs.

Why join us?
  • Competitive base salary and overall compensation package
  • Full benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Generous PTO, vacation, sick, and holidays
  • Life Insurance coverage
  • 401 (K) with generous company match

Job Details

Sr. Estimator
5+ years of commercial estimitang

(Retail, Multi Family, Office)

Key Job Responsibilities

Lead a team of estimators, as Bid Captain, to prepare project estimates. Requires a commanding knowledge of the project’s overall scope. Manage team resources to ensure costs are competitive and scope is included.
Mentor associate level Estimators and Project Engineers providing support to the Pre-Construction team.
Leverage prior experience with estimating all construction trades in the course of complete assigned tasks.
Reviewing bid documents (plans, specifications, geotechnical reports, etc.).
Preparing scopes of work for specific trades.
Reviewing scopes of work prepared by associate team members on projects serving as Bid Captain.
Completing quantity takeoff for assigned trade responsibilities using OnScreen Takeoff software.
Monitoring project bid list(s) and communicating with our trade partners to ensure coverage.
Gathering and analyzing subcontractor bids on bid day, and entering price/scope data into spreadsheets for bid/scope comparison.
Required For Success

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or a related field preferred, but not required.
10+ years’ relevant work experience – ideally in commercial construction or with estimating and managing self-performed work activities and subcontracted work.
Strong problem solving, prioritization and organizational skills.
Keen attention to detail.
Must have the ability to work on multiple projects with different deadlines simultaneously.
Proficient with office productivity software, including Microsoft Word and Excel.
Experience with estimation software, such as On-Screen Takeoff and Blue Beam is helpful, but not required

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