Now Hiring Residential Construction Estimator

Marco Gallo

April 27, 2022

Now Hiring Residential Construction Estimator

JOB DETAILS
Salary: From $50,000 a year
Job Type: Full-time
Qualifications
• Construction estimating: 5 years (Required)
• US work authorization (Required)
Benefits: Paid time off
FULL JOB DESCRIPTION
We are looking for a thorough Construction estimator with at least 5 years of estimating experience to calculate possible costs of residential construction projects. You will collect data, such as square footages, etc. from architectural plans, as well as be available for onsite project measurements to assist you in determining the estimated cost of a project. The ideal candidate will be very comfortable with numbers and taking measurements, reading plans, etc. You must have great attention to detail and have the knowledge and experience of residential homes to know the costs involved. The goal is to provide the company with accurate information that will help in estimating a project's costs. You will work closely with the owners of the company, who will take the lead in introducing you to the project and will review everything with you as you are working. The responsibilities could include initial jobsite visits, but all other work will be carried out at the office in Lake Park, FL. Pay will be based off of previous experience and knowledge of the industry.
Responsibilities
• Acquire understanding of the requirements of the project/program at hand
• Select metrics to produce valid estimates
• Visit sites, warehouses, and other venues to gather essential information
• Review documents or consult experts to collect all necessary data
• Analyze data and produce forecasts
• Prepare detailed reports or bids for submission to appropriate parties
Skills
• Proven experience as construction estimator (at least 5 years’ experience)
• Basic understanding of accounting and project management concepts
• Deep understanding of construction costs
• Comfortable with numbers and technology
• Great attention to detail
• Excellent communication and negotiation abilities
• Well-organized and reliable
• Certified Professional Estimator (CPE) or other qualification will be a plus

Please submit your resume to admin@bigbeardevelopers.com