Job Brief:

We're looking for a Cost Estimator to join our team and help us provide accurate estimates for our clients' projects. The ideal candidate will have experience in the construction industry and a strong understanding of the factors that affect the cost of a project. If you have the skills and knowledge we're looking for, we'd love to have you on our team!

Cost Estimator Duties:

  • Prepare accurate estimates and subcontract budgets based on projects’ requirements and specifications
  • Use job costing methods to accurately track project costs and expenditures
  • Review and finalize subcontractor estimates and budgets
  • Train junior estimators
  • Develop preconstruction bid strategies
  • Assist with project planning, scheduling, and estimating
  • Ensure projects are profitable while maintaining adherence to budgets
  • Prepare bid packages

Cost Estimator Responsibilities:

  • Prepare cost estimates for all phases of a project and assist in negotiations
  • Estimate and evaluate project timelines to determine feasibility of project
  • Research current market conditions, market conditions, and trends and assist in the selection of materials and equipment
  • Create and maintain a database of suppliers and subcontractors, and assist in hiring

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Requirements And Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering, or related field
  • 3+ years experience in estimating costs on construction projects
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Knowledge of construction methods and technologies
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously with a constant eye on quality
  • Knowledge of jobsite safety practices

We're an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse and inclusive team. We encourage applications from people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, and ages, as well as veterans and individuals.

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