About the Company:
Our client is a commercial construction specialty contractor with expertise in building envelope. Achievements include design, fabrication, and installation of custom curtainwall systems on some of the largest buildings in the southeast. Company is LEED certified, and consistently achieves the Platinum Level Safety STEP Award from Associated Builders and Contractors.
About the Position:
We are seeking a Preconstruction Estimator to prepare cost proposals and bids for new projects and presentations to clients, establish and maintain relationships with existing and new clients and lead the transition meeting between the project operations team and the preconstruction team. This position will also be responsible for attending and participating in business meetings, industry events and conferences to promote company in the construction industry. Prepare and analyze cost models during the Design Development and/or bidding period. Coordinate and assure that a preliminary construction schedule has been developed for each estimate. Produce progress estimates at design milestones, evaluate material and system costs, review document progress and coordination. Provide clear scopes of work to all vendors/suppliers and pre-qualify vendors/suppliers. Act as document reviewer and adviser for constructability and value analysis.
Thorough working knowledge and understanding of all project management control systems. Field construction experience is a plus. Fundamental knowledge of contract law and project accounting. Advanced computer skills and leadership ability.