Construction Estimator

Falls Church, VA
Nov 19, 2022
Nov 30, 2022
Specialty Trades
Full Time
_*Our client is a $300M / 350 employee Commercial Construction (GC) company based in Falls Church, VA. They specialize in Office Buildings / Interiors / Retail Store Renovations / Healthcare/ Reconstruction / Design-Build Projects /etc.*_*Responsibilities: ** Represent a staff member in the Preconstruction Department.* Manage the bidding process for our clients under the oversight of other Department staff.* Maintain good relationships with clients, designers and the subcontractor community through effective written and oral communication.Responsibilities:* Manage multiple projects simultaneously in different stages of development.* Produce comprehensive bids for various projects, ensuring proper coverage of the scope of work and taking responsibility for bid dates, compiling bid information on bid day, properly qualifying the project, and compiling the proposal for the client.* Maintain contacts in the industry and keep apprised of market conditions that may affect our clientA$ cents A cents ' not A cents " cents s product offerings, including pricing and scheduling factors.* Report to the VP level directly within the department and Preconstruction Managers as assigned.* Manage the buyout process once a project is awarded.* Understand the different trades and the scopes of work associated with the different trades.* Perform takeoffs for various trade work.* Understand and be able to apply unit costs for various trade work.* Write scopes and confirm that subcontractors include proper scopes in their bids.* Compile bids into complete bid proposals.* Write qualifications for projects on which you are assigned.* Read and understand technical drawings including Architectural, Structural, Mechanical, Plumbing, Electrical and Civil drawings.* Read and understand project specifications.* Write RFIA$ cents A cents ' not A cents " cents s and manage bid information over the course of the bid process.* Ensure good sub coverage for bids prior to bid day.Job Type: Full-timeSalary: $90,193.58 - $129,608.46 per yearBenefits:* 401(k)* Dental insurance* Health insurance* Paid time off* Tuition reimbursement* Vision insuranceSchedule:* 8 hour shift* Day shift* Monday to FridaySupplemental pay types:* Bonus pay* Signing bonusAbility to commute/relocate:* Falls Church, VA 22046: Reliably commute or willing to relocate with an employer-provided relocation package (Required)Experience:* Construction estimating: 2 years (Required)Work Location: One location