Position Title Chief Estimator - Heavy Civil Construction #5874
Location Bronx NY
Seeking an experienced Heavy Civil Construction Chief Estimator.
The Construction Estimator is an individual who is responsible for producing detailed estimates from preliminary design through the construction phase. The Estimator will evaluate drawings and bid specifications to determine project requirements and estimate costs to achieve profitability goals for the company.
Defines work scope, solicits and selects subcontractors
Proficient in plan reading, comprehension of specifications, and quantity takeoffs
Proficient in organizing and assembling estimates.
Attend Pre-bid/Pre-Construction Meetings as needed, take notes, obtain and request necessary information.
Successful in bidding projects, organizing scopes of work, and identifying gaps/overlaps.
Proficient in conceptual estimating through the CM Process (Program, Schematic, DD, CD, etc) working with architects and engineers in design phases.
Understands means and methods of construction trades. Knows the different labor & equipment productivity rates of these items.
Understands CPM Scheduling and can translate into construction budget.
Clearly communicates with Subcontractors & Vendors regarding deadlines, scope, & project scheduling expectations.
Presenting hard-bid, ROM & Conceptual estimates to clients.
Proactively identify issues that could lead to problems and facilitate solutions.
Reviews and evaluates potential project opportunities, assesses risks associated with those opportunities and downloads accordingly to the estimating staff and executive team.
Bottom line requirements we need with candidate submittal:
1. B.S. degree in engineering or construction management.
2. 10+ years of Heavy Civil Construction Estimating experience.
3. 5+ years of HCSS Heavy Bid experience.