Job Description

We are seeking to hire a Construction Estimator with a minimum of 3 years of experience in estimating commercial construction projects. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of construction materials, methods, and processes, and possess strong analytical and communication skills. As a Construction Estimator at Deerfield Construction Co., Inc., you will play a vital role in ensuring the financial success of our projects by providing accurate and competitive cost estimates.

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze construction drawings and specifications to prepare detailed and accurate cost estimates.
  • Collaborate with project managers, architects, engineers, and subcontractors to gather necessary information for estimating.
  • Evaluate subcontractor bids and proposals to ensure they meet project requirements and budget constraints.
  • Create and maintain a comprehensive cost database to facilitate accurate estimating.
  • Review historical cost data to improve estimating accuracy and efficiency.
  • Prepare detailed take-offs and cost breakdowns for labor, materials, equipment, and overhead.
  • Present estimates to senior management and participate in bid proposal preparations.
  • Stay current with industry trends, construction materials, and market conditions.
  • Assist in value engineering efforts to optimize project costs.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in construction estimating.
  • Associate's degree in construction management, engineering, or a related field is preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of construction methods, materials, and regulations.
  • Proficiency in construction estimating software (e.g., Procore, Sage Estimating, Bluebeam, or similar).
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Effective communication and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Knowledge of local building codes and regulations is a plus.
  • Strong organizational skills.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary based on experience.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental, and retirement plans.
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement.
  • A collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • Exciting and diverse construction projects.

How to Apply: If you are a skilled Construction Estimator looking to take the next step in your career and join a dynamic team, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience to Scott.Bitzer@Deerfield1.com. In your cover letter, please highlight your construction estimating experience and explain why you would be an excellent fit for Deerfield Construction Co., Inc.

Deerfield Construction Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Salary

$50k - $80k

Yearly based

Location

Loveland, OH, 45140, United States

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Job Overview
Job Posted:
1 month ago
Job Type
Full Time
Education
High School
Experience
3+ Years
Vacancies
1

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