Our company is seeking a Project Estimator and Assistant Estimator for commercial construction projects. Looking for individuals that enjoy talking to new people, has excellent communication skills and is a serious multitasker.
Review plans and specification requirements for small to medium sized ground up and renovation projects prior to bidding.
Do quantity takeoffs, solicit bids, analyze labor, materials, time, create accurate sketch and initial scope of work for mitigation/remediation projects/new builds and submit bids to Clients.
Position requires some conceptual budgeting of commercial sites and buildings.
Review Geotechnical Reports, Survey’s, and other forms of Due Diligence prior to bidding.
Produce value engineering reviews of construction documents when required, including project specifications and reports.
Communicate with in house Development and Construction Operation teams.
Provide budget updates with in-house Development Department and outside Architectural Firms as needed.
This position will work with an Estimating Team to develop strategies, compile bids, submit bids, and update a data base for future projects.
Minimum of 1 year of commercial estimating experience
Familiarity with web-based project management and estimating software
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Project
Team player with exceptional critical thinking, problem solving, verbal and written communication skills
Candidate must have knowledge of AIA contracts, construction budgets, commercial construction details, Self-starter, problem solver and ability to perform with a sense of urgency.
Must have the ability to work independently or within a group.
Minimum Travel Requirements: Less than 10%
Job Type: Full-time
- Commercial Construction Estimating: 1 year
Type of work:
Job Type: Full-time
- Dental insurance
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Retirement plan
- Vision insurance
- Commercial Construction Estimating: 5 years (Required)
- Chattanooga, TN 37406 (Preferred)
Work Location: One location