Estimator

Employer
Aerotek
Location
Aberdeen, MD
Posted
Jan 21, 2021
Closes
Jan 26, 2021
Ref
1645263857
Function
Finance
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Description:This position will be directly supporting the owner with estimates. - Position will be responsible for coordinating bids from subcontractors. - 80% supporting with estimates and 20% Project Management Support- Participates in the generation of new business leads, development of marketing collateral and promotion of Company's services;- Attends pre-bid meetings and site inspections to participate in determining best match for company capabilities and to prepare full, accurate and complete bids- Performs material and labor take-offs, translates construction documents, researches material and project means and methods;- Understands project scope of work, specifications and regulatory compliance requirements and coordinates RFIs;- Performs proposal technical writing and prepares professional, effective presentations, correspondence and reports;- Solicits competitive bids from subcontractors and suppliers on behalf of estimators;- Assists estimators in generation of competitive bids and prepares and delivers bid packages;- Tracks bidding activity and maintains bid logs;- Participates in pre-construction process from award notice through stable hand-off to assigned project execution team;- Performs coordination for permits, certifications and licenses;- Participates in identifying improvement opportunities for quality of work and cost efficiencies;- Nurtures relationships with subcontractors, suppliers and industry professionalsAdditional Skills & Qualifications:-Working knowledge of construction management scheduling and estimating softwares. Procore, Microsoft Project, P6 etc. -Ability to read and interpret blueprints and proposals. -2+ years of experience working with a commercial GC in an estimating support function. About Aerotek: We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing(R) Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com. The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.