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Estimator - Civil Construction

Company: Jobot
Location: Dallas
Posted on: June 9, 2024

Job Description:

Fast growing Civil construction company looking to expandThis Jobot Job is hosted by: Kyle TrumanAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button and sending us your resume.Salary: $80,000 - $120,000 per yearA bit about us:Fast growing civil construction company is looking to hire a talented and highly motivated Estimator. Candidates should have heavy civil construction skills and an experience in estimating commercial & private development projects. The ideal candidate will have experience with wet utilities construction that includes water, sanitary sewer, storm drainage, concrete structures, duct bank, etc.Why join us?Medical, dental and vision coverage, Life Insurance, STD, Accident & Critical IllnessMultiple health plan options 401(k) with a company matchPaid time offAn incredible culture built on our core valuesCompetitive pay and solid benefitsOn-site fitness center, basketball court and personal training Awesome clients and great projectsJob DetailsJob Details:We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Estimator for our Civil Construction projects. The ideal candidate will be responsible for evaluating bid specifications and drawings, ensuring that we understand everything required to successfully bid and win the project. This role requires a keen eye for detail, excellent communication skills, and a deep understanding of construction processes. The successful applicant will be a key member of our team, directly contributing to our company's success by accurately estimating the costs of our projects, ranging from 1 million to 10 million.Responsibilities:1. Analyze and comprehend project plans, requirements, and specifications.2. Prepare detailed estimates for our projects, including labor, materials, and equipment costs.3. Utilize construction estimating software such as Planswift, HCSS, and Bluebeam (others considered as well) to prepare cost estimates and proposals.4. Evaluate subcontractor and supplier quotes to ensure they meet project specifications.5. Collaborate with project managers, engineers, and clients to understand project scope and requirements.6. Provide detailed reports to the project manager about project cost estimates and factors affecting project costs.7. Conduct risk analysis for project costs and potential variables.8. Develop and maintain relationships with suppliers and subcontractors to ensure competitive pricing.9. Keep up-to-date with the latest construction methods, materials, and trends in the industry.Qualifications:1. Must have at least 2+ years of experience in construction estimating, preferably in civil construction.2. Demonstrated experience with construction estimating software, including Planswift, HCSS, and Bluebeam.3. Strong knowledge of construction assemblies, materials, systems, and processes.4. Proven ability to prepare estimates for projects ranging from 1 million to 10 million.5. Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.6. Strong written and verbal communication skills, with an ability to clearly convey complex information.7. Must be detail-oriented, with strong organizational and project management skills.8. Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field is preferred.9. Ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines.10. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, Word, and Outlook.This is an excellent opportunity for a seasoned estimator to make a significant impact on our company's success. If you are passionate about civil construction and have a proven track record of creating accurate and competitive estimates, we would love to hear from you.Interested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button.

Keywords: Jobot, Dallas , Estimator - Civil Construction, Professions , Dallas, Texas

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