Estimator

Employer
MCN Build, LLC
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
May 09, 2017
Closes
May 23, 2017
Function
Finance
Hours
Full Time
MCN Build is seeking an Estimator with at least 3+ years of commercial construction experience.Estimators will work on both negotiated and hard-bid projects in our core markets.Estimators are expected to play an active role working closely with Architects, Engineers, Owners, and Subcontractors and are required to have the following skills:Experience working on hard-bid projects.Experience garnering solid subcontractor participation.Ability to read, interpret and prepare from design documents detailed estimates.Must have knowledge and understanding of unit costs and the factors that affect construction cost.Ability to prepare detailed instructions to bidders, trade specific clarifications and comprehensive bid packages.Must have experience writing and negotiating subcontracts.Experience setting-up Value Engineering sessions with the project team is a plus.Experience being a member of the team involved in proposal/RFP response writing and the formal presentation for a project is a plus.Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite, Estimating software (Timberline, OST, Planswift, etc.), Project Management software (Prolog or similar), and Scheduling software (Primavera or similar).Experience in the field a plus. Experience with K-12, higher-ed, and healthcare projects a plus.