ESTIMATOR - General Contractor, Washington DC NE

Employer
Broughton Construction Company, LLC
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jun 14, 2018
Closes
Jun 15, 2018
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Job Description GENERAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Sources leads, screens bid requests for best match for company and generates a minimum of $20,000,000 in revenue annually for jobs typically ranging $1-$20M at Company acceptable margins; Attends pre-bid meetings, conducts site inspections, prepares RFIs and collaborates with field managers, project managers, subcontractors and suppliers to ensure accurate data collection for competitive bid generation; Conducts take-offs, prepares cost estimates, project schedules and buy-outs all divisions / scopes; Stays informed of most current product, systems knowledge, industry practices and technology tools; Prepares and submits attractive, accurate and competitive bid packages; Participates in contract analysis, negotiating most favorable terms for Company and manages pre-construction process; Exercise care, good judgment and risk reduction practices to protect interest of company and reduce potential liabilities; Prepares professional, effective business presentations, correspondence and reports; Works with Project Managers and Project Superintendents in preparation of RFIs, submittals, changes orders and executing projects in accordance with contract terms and conditions, schedule and compliance requirements; Ensures up to date, complete and accurate records, budgets, schedules, progress reports and entries into project accounting and management systems; Participates with field operations manager in quality control inspections and improvements; Establishes and nurtures relationships with industry professionals, suppliers, general contractors, subcontractors and public agencies; Participates in the sourcing, selection, training and supervision of other staff as assigned. PLEASE DO NOT RESPOND UNLESS YOU MEET THE MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum five (5) years successful experience performing duties and responsibilities described above for US commercial general contracting companies preferably for project types in the DC-MD-VA region to include: schools, libraries, museums, recreation and multi-family; Proficient at understanding and translating construction plans, drawings, specifications and generating accurate take-offs and bids; Proficient understanding of building codes, construction divisions, developing schedules, project critical paths, material procurement, etc.; Excellent math, formulation, mechanical aptitude and configuration skills; Keen attention to detail, organization and effective time management skills; Proficient use of auto-cad and estimating, scheduling and project management software such as Primavera, Procure, Prolog, Constructware, etc.; Excellent writing, grammar and presentation skills; Excellent communication, negotiation, problem solving and relationship building skills; Effective ability, temperament and skills to resolve conflict, work effectively under pressure and adapt effectively to changing conditions and diverse cultures; Professional, courteous and effective disposition for motivating and nurturing business development, customer, supplier, team and other business relationships. Company Description Design/Build general contractor - commercial and residential. Typical project types: schools, libraries, museums, recreation, public facilities, multi-family, and residential project values range $1M-$20M project locations in DC-MD-VA region. 90% hard bid estimating.