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Industrial Junior Estimator

Columbus, OH 43220

Industry: CM - Construction Job Number: 1617

Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION - CONSTRUCTION JUNIOR ESTIMATOR

What is needed in this role:
  • Bachelor Degree in Construction Management or similar
  • Minimum of two years' related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience
  • Thorough knowledge of construction cost, estimating and purchasing
  • Strong communication, both oral and written
  • Ability to work in a very fast-paced environment
  • Sharp analytical skills

Other responsibilities (Overview):
  • Preparing complete quantity take-offs, analysis, estimate, and studies for all items incorporated in the assigned scope.
  • Performing a constructability analysis through the identification of design and constructability issues.
  • Developing a value analysis by defining alternatives to the proposed scope that are more cost-efficient.
  • Serving as liaison with subcontractors, design team (architects, engineers, consultants) and client.
  • Preparing detailed estimate of entire scope of assigned trades, building system, and/or overall project cost.
  • Preparing and assembling bids and proposals for different contract types (Lump Sum, Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP), Cost Plus, etc.)
  • Analyzing existing site conditions and all contract documents (plans specifications, etc.) to determine any required scope that is not indicated.
  • Preparing scope requisitions for assigned trades; coordinating with fellow estimators to eliminate scope gaps and overlaps.
  • Working with Operations staff and fellow estimators to ensure that General Conditions and General Requirement items are properly addressed in the estimate.
  • Obtaining and evaluating subcontractor proposals relative to their scope of work. Determining if scope is covered and managing risk of scope gaps.
  • Making recommendations to the Chief Estimator and Client for contemplated expenditures.
  • Supervising Assistant Estimating Engineers, Estimating Assistants and/or Interns as assigned. 

What can you expect?
  • Competitive salary/package
  • Healthcare benefits, sick pay
If you are a Construction Estimator please apply now! Only local candidates will be considered for this role.


 

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