Location : Zip code 30339, Atlanta GA
About the Client:
104 years old Georgia based construction firm that has grown in different parts of the US like Florida, North Carolina, TX, etc. Their expertise as a general contractor, construction manager, and design-build contractor spans almost every major industry throughout the Southeast, including the education, healthcare, hospitality, office, retail, multi-family residential, industrial, and religious building sectors.
We are currently looking for an Estimator with 3-7 years of experience in the healthcare domain/industry.
About the position
This position is responsible for completing estimates on time in a professional and competitive manner. Estimates are accurate and consider risk factors and construction methods. This position helps create a positive company image with clients, potential clients, vendors, and subcontractors. An individual in this position will be expected to perform additional job-related responsibilities and duties as assigned and/or as necessary.
The company offers competitive salaries and a robust benefits package!
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Stable work history with more than 3 years in a company at a time.
Prepares estimates by calculating complete takeoff of scope of work; prices work items
Reviews design options and recommends the best solution based on cost, engineering quality, or availability of materials
Participates in project hand-off meetings; attends meetings with suppliers and subs as needed
Reviews and incorporates historical data from purchase orders, subcontracts, productivity, analysis reports, etc. into the unit and man hour figures
Reviews terms and conditions of subcontractor and vendor quotes; serves as liaison with subcontractors and vendors during the bidding process
Reviews proposal specifications, drawings and attends pre-bid meetings, etc. to determine the scope of work and required contents of estimate
Nice to know about the position:
Sets up budgets
Participates in presentations to clients (if required)
Reviews all pricing with the Chief Estimator
Uses historical unit price and productivity data
Visits project sites to observe construction methods
Determines critical path schedule and sequence of work
Investigates site before bid, identifying waste area, borrow area and dumpsites
Must be willing to travel
Investigates value engineering options