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Estimator

Michael Page Houston Full-Time
$90,000.00 - $110,000.00 / year
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The Estimator is responsible for leading the estimating process for assigned projects by reviewing project specific pre-construction documents, scheduling estimating activities, and overseeing the estimating staff.

Client Details

My client is a nationally known Multifamily Developer that is headquartered here in Houston. They are known for the construction of their Class A Luxury Apartments. They invest in their employees and strive for them to be successful within the organization.

Description

  • Work closely with the Preconstruction Manager
  • Provide input to the project team to help determine bidding approach.
  • Read and interpret project specifications and plans to prepare detailed, comprehensive and accurate quantity surveys
  • Generates estimates & proposals for selected projects.
  • Obtains bidders lists for projects that have been scoped & estimated.
  • Actively pursues bid projects with timely follow up & awareness of project status.




Profile

  • Bachelor's degree (Engineering or Construction is required)
  • Familiarity with conceptual estimating, writing detailed scopes of work and reading blueprints
  • Field experience in installing or estimating sitework trades is preferred
  • Technical skills: Proficienct in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel for tracking construction costs.
  • Experience with with Takeoff and Sage estimating software programs, such as SmartBid, Timberline Estimating, Procore is a plus
  • Minimum of 3 year's experience in the construction industry with a multifamily general contractor or developer
  • Experience working on Multifamily construction projects
  • Strong oral and written communication skills are crucial
  • Candidate must demonstrate an understanding and knowledge of estimating processes and delivery methods
  • Vast knowledge of all trades: scope, time-frames/field execution, typical missed scope/exposure

Job Offer

  • Competitive base salary, dependent on experience
  • Bonus structure dependent on performance
  • 401K
  • Insurance
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation/Sick days)
  • Vehicle Allowance
  • Short/Long Term disability
 

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$90,000.00 - $110,000.00 / year
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