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ESTIMATOR – NORTHWEST INDIANA/CHICAGO

Powers & Sons is seeking an Estimator who will be responsible for the overall coordination of multiple bid proposals and/or conceptual bid estimates. All projects are negotiated (short list) or competitive bid ranging from $100,000 to $25,000,000.

POSTED: 11/13/2017

TYPE: Full Time

Responsibilities
The Estimator must have the ability to prepare detailed cost estimates by gathering information from proposals, bidding and related documents, site walk-throughs and project meetings. This role requires the successful candidate to be able to fully understand the project requirements in order to implement a bid strategy that results in project awards. This person should also be able to work within a team environment and possess the ability to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization.

Additionally, the person in this position should be proficient with quantity take-offs and knowledge of all CSI divisions. The Estimator will be able to create scopes of work from bid documents, create invitations to bid, and analyze bids for compliance with bid documents. Having a working knowledge of Procore is a plus.

Qualifications
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5-10 years of proven experience in commercial construction. Must be well organized, show leadership capabilities, ability to communicate at all levels, be self-motivated, and must demonstrated estimating experience.

 

Benefits:
• Competitive Salary
• Health , Dental and Vision Insurance
• Disability Insurance
• Flexible Benefits Plan
• Life Insurance
• 401 (k) with employer contributions
• Paid Holidays
• Paid Vacations
• Company Sponsored Events
• Private Offices