Project Estimator

Job Details

Position ID: # EB-1537529204
Date Posted: 11/18/2022 2:32:50 PM
Location: Forest Hill, MD
Job Type: Full Time
Salary (USD): $60,000 - $85,000

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: Project Estimator

Location: Forrest Hill, MD (can be remote within 1-2 hours)
Shift: M-F 8a-5p
Compensation: $60,000-$85,000
Travel: Some travel to Forrest Hill office and to project site. Very minimal overnight travel
Vaccine Requirement: No

Position Description: This position will support efforts to identify and pursue project opportunities. The successful candidate will gather information and data, including historical evidence, to help develop and substantiate cost estimates for design and construction bids favored by the company.
• Coordinate with internal sources to ensure complete and accurate budget estimates and bids
• Make informed recommendations to senior staff regarding go/no go strategies or decisions
• Coordinate final bid reviews and perform post-bid reviews of all projects bid by the company
• Coordinate an effective, comprehensive process of collecting and maintaining a reservoir of data and information that informs and improves the bid process
• Understand and integrate project plans as well as time, materials, potential subcontracts, and labor calculations into pricing framework
• Incorporate prevailing wage and minority-business requirements into estimates, as necessary
• Interact successfully with Company colleagues and lead discussions on proposal parameters, outline the need for staff and equipment, and resolve questions
• Collaborate with project managers to track actual costs and compare with estimate

The best candidates will have prior estimator experience in a construction capacity. Knowledge on estimating cost with earth moving equipment and hourly costs associated with it is very helpful. You will tie in with the Project Management team so an understanding of reading an interpreting blueprint, design drawings, and project plans is important. Organization and attention to detail is critical in the role so be prepared to discuss past projects and how you manage them. Company uses B2W software so be prepared to discuss your experience with bidding software.

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