Construction Estimator

Employer
GPAC
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Oct 13, 2021
Closes
Oct 15, 2021
Ref
140897505
Function
Finance
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
A well renowned, established civil contractor is looking to hire an Estimator. They offer great compensation with an excellent benefit package. This Estimator position requires a minimum of 5+ years of experience. Core Responsibilities Include Prepares work to be accomplished by gathering information and requirements; setting priorities. Prepares construction budget by studying home plans; updating specifications; identifying and projecting costs for each elevation. Evaluates offers to purchase by costing changes, additions, and site requirements. Obtains bids from vendors and subcontractors by specifying materials; identifying qualified subcontractors; negotiating price. Maintains cost keys and price masters by updating information. Resolves cost discrepancies by collecting and analyzing information. Prepares special reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends. Maintains quality service by following organization standards. Maintains continuity among corporate, division, and local work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Skills and Qualifications: 5+ years of Estimating Experience within civil construction industry College Degree Knowledge of various estimating software Communication skills with vendors,subcontractors, and purchases Knowledge of blue prints and specifications Able to meet deadlines Send your CONFIDENTIAL resume to adam.iaccio@gogpac.com or; for additional information on this opportunity, contact Adam Iaccio directly at 605-610-2554. Only those qualified applicants with a provided resume will be contacted. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations. GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 31 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.