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Estimator

  • Location: Springfield, 07081
  • Salary: 45-55 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Expiration Date: 30 April 2050
  • Job Ref: 22763

Summary 

As an Estimator, you will be an important part of the pre-construction team, your knowledge of Project estimating will fulfill a critical need for a company in the Engineering and Construction industry. You will work as a contractor to advance our client’s mission of delivering economic, social and environmental value as a global real estate advisor, powered by people. 

Responsibilities 

  • Prepare a detailed estimate by completing quantity take-offs, analysis, estimate input, and studies for all items incorporated in the assigned scope. 

  • Prepare and assemble bids and proposals for different contract types (Lump Sum, Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP), Cost Plus, etc.) 

  • Lead the document management for the project, including receiving drawings and specifications, providing the proper file structure and distribution to all parties. 

  • Serve as liaison with subcontractors, design team (architects, engineers, consultants) and client. Point of contact for managing assigned trade subcontractors and distributing information. 

  • Support constructability reviews through communication with the project team, designers, and subcontractor market. 

  • Develop a value analysis study by defining alternatives to the proposed scope that are more cost-efficient. 

  • Responsible for understanding all factors required for a comprehensive trade package scope including contract documents, site logistics, schedule, coordination, means and methods. 

  • Coordinate with Operations staff and fellow estimators to ensure that General Conditions and General Requirement items are properly addressed in the estimate. 

  • Prepare scope requisitions for assigned trades as required; coordinate with project team to eliminate scope gaps and overlaps. 

Preferred Skills and Expertise 

  • Bachelor’s degree plus a minimum of two years’ related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience.  

  • Proven written and verbal communication abilities; proficiency with computer applications, including Microsoft Office Suite.  

  • Ability to read, understand and interpret contract documents, drawings, specifications, scopes of work and project schedule.  

  • Demonstrated leadership and interpersonal skills. 

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