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Construction Estimator

Snipebridge 30339 Full-Time
$80,000.00 - $120,000.00 / year
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Title: Estimator 

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: 

Must Haves:

  1. Stable work history with more than 3 years in a company at a time.

  2. Prepares estimates by calculating complete takeoff of scope of work; prices work items

  3. Reviews design options and recommends the best solution based on cost, engineering quality, or availability of materials

  4. Participates in project hand-off meetings; attends meetings with suppliers and subs as needed

  5. Reviews and incorporates historical data from purchase orders, subcontracts, productivity, analysis reports, etc. into the unit and man hour figures

  6. Reviews terms and conditions of subcontractor and vendor quotes; serves as liaison with subcontractors and vendors during the bidding process

  7. 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

Recommended skills

General Contractor
Construction Management
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