Job Description

Chief Estimator - Commercial Concrete  (#8223) - Central Florida
Industry: Commercial Concrete & Tilt-Up

Chief Estimator Needed for Commercial Concrete Contractor


Chief Estimator - Central Florida

Chief Estimator Needed for Commercial Concrete Contractor

Our client is seeking a bright, energetic and organized person with at least 10+ years of experience to work in our Central Florida based company.   This person will work on commercial projects within our core markets.  Estimators must be able to handle a high volume of work in a timely and efficient manner with a keen attention to detail. This individual must have strong people skills and will work closely with our internal & external personnel to provide timely, accurate estimates for all types of concrete work.

The description of the position will encompass but not be limited to:
• Meet with Preconstruction and Project teams to get complete understanding of scopes of work to be priced
• Develop detail and accurate take-offs of the work from the contract plans
• Comprehend all project specifications, scope limits, and project constraints and be able to incorporate this into the pricing
• Define sub-scopes of work to be subcontracted and develop relationships with subcontractors to solicit complete responsive pricing from the subcontractors to incorporate into our pricing.
• Develop complete and accurate estimates including all pricing.
• Develop proposal documents for the estimate
• Track and update vendor information
• Develop strategies for increasing productivity
• Track estimating results and success rates

• Able to read and understand contract plans and specification
• Understanding of concrete scope of work including structural and site work.
• Excellent customer service skills
• Good verbal and written skills
• Ability to work in a fast paced environment
• Ability to work as a Team-player and independently
• Requires regular attendance
• Computer competency in MS Word, Excel, Timberline and/or Quick Bid

• 4 years college education, not required but beneficial
• Minimum 10 years of experience in concrete construction

Work Environment:
• Fast paced
• Minimum direction and supervision at times
• Collaborative team

•Outstanding salary range, vehicle allowance, 401K + matching, outstanding health benefits, bonus and PTO

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