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Construction Multifamily Estimator

Career Planners, Inc.
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Company is currently seeking qualified Estimator to join our team.

A large South Florida based General Contractor that specializes in the construction Multifamily, public facilities including schools, libraries, police & fire stations, parks, and other municipal projects. The corporate office is located in Fort Lauderdale with branch offices in Miami, Palm Beach and Orlando.

Projects are located throughout South Florida This position is just for Ft. Lauderdale to Miami jobs.    

The estimator has overall responsibility for the development of accurate, timely and detailed cost estimates on projects for bid-. The estimator has extensive knowledge of construction means and methods, project schedule preparation, costs and engineering principles. The estimator will coordinate diverse subcontractor pricing be able to scope and level all subcontractor pricing to complete a comprehensive bid proposal. The Estimator will estimate the cost of self-perform work and project indirect costs, review cost estimates prepared by team members. The estimator will be a self-starter and work efficiently with minimal oversight, must be able to meet critical deadlines and have the ability to lead and work as part of a greater team.

Major Duties & Responsibilities

  •        Prepare complete scope cost estimates based on proposal documentation on a variety of bid build and design build projects.
  •        Review, interpret and analyze project documentation: drawings, specifications, data,
  •        Manage the development of the initial project execution, logistics plans and schedule
  •        Solicit input from field operations to include in final project estimate
  •        Formulate all project indirect costs: staffing, project schedules, on-site facilities, support costs with schedule development
  •        Analyze alternative solutions, and construction methods to increase competitiveness
  •        Review quantities and cost estimates prepared by team members to ensure accuracy and completeness
  •        Analyze and evaluate bidding risks and strategies; present estimate and participate in bid reviews with senior management
  •        Develop relationships with subcontractors and suppliers by creating strategic alliances to ensure competitiveness.
  •        Oversee the review, analysis and selection of all subcontractor and vendor proposal solicitations and quotation selection
  •        Participate in successful project development of a procurement plan and secure all major material purchases and subcontractor agreements
  •        Perform research for means and methods, materials, costs and construction techniques and services to increase competitiveness
  •        Perform site visits on pursuits and ongoing projects, attend industry trade and outreach events
  •        Degree in Construction Management, accounting, business etc. preferred, 3-5 year's experience in estimating multi family and Florida experience preferred.


 Job Skills and Abilities

 Strong computer skills, estimating software preferred, MS Office products Outlook, Word, Excel


Salary 120-135K full benefits, 401K etc.



Posted: 2021-11-19 Expires: 2022-03-12

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