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Junior Estimator

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Contact: Michael Menzer
  • Contact Email: mmenzer@staffing-the-universe.com
  • Contact Phone: 7323534231
  • Start Date: 03/08/2021
  • Expiry Date: 05 March 2021
  • Job Ref: 21-01431
Position Description Summary

13 years39 experience
Jr Estimator will work for and directly under the estimating team
Need to have understanding of project plans and specifications as well as any addendums or changes that may exist
Prepare and complete some aspects of project bids
Ability to complete a full plannbspitemized takeoffs
Ability to work in a high paced active office environment

Job Tasks and Measurement Standards

Help with search for project opportunities
Pickup or download plans and specifications
Attend any prebid meetings
Complete all project quantity takeoffs and review against project plans to find differences
Setup projects fully in HCSS HEavyBid
Obtain quotes and estimates for all materials and subcontracts
Work with purchasing agent and project managers to ensure the subcontractor has the correct scope of work in contract
Request any and all bid bond and other required paperwork
Prepare Project KickOff Meeting Outline and Agenda and review with Construction Team any issues or concerns that were discovered during time of bid
Visit Projects well in advance of bid date to ensure all aspects of work are taken into consideration and take photos of projects prebid
Take and document all pictures andor videos prior to bid and save to project folder
Meet with estimating team to discuss monthly and quarterly bidding goals

Additional requirements

Ability to read plans and project specifications
HCSS HeavyBidpreferred
Agtek Earthworkpreferred
Excel Word
Adobe Dwg viewer CAD