Our client, an established and growing Commercial Building General Contractor in the Spokane, WA area is seeking a full-time, professional, experienced Chief Estimator to join our team.
The Chief Estimator will be responsible for
Estimating and submitting bids/proposals for public and negotiated projects ranging from $100,000 to $15,000,000. The Chief Estimator will secure new work by accurately pricing new construction projects; streamline the estimating processes for maximum efficiency; building and developing relationships with existing and potential clients, subcontractors and suppliers; and networking within the community.
Overseeing the estimating schedule and staffing requirements.
Reviewing project plans, specifications, scopes and pricing.
Preparing budgets, construction schedules, completing take-offs, value-engineering, preparing bid documents, and proposals.
10 years of successful estimating experience with a general contractor on commercial projects
B.S. in Construction Management or Engineering.
Experience supervising and mentoring employees
Experience with Procore, Bluebeam Revu, MS Project, MS Outlook, MS Excel, MS Word and other Web based applications
Knowledge of civil/site construction, foundation and structural systems, exterior building systems, interior finish construction systems, and mechanical and electrical systems, and associated costs. Must be adaptable, pro-active, and accountable with excellent decision making skills and a positive attitude.
A team player, great communicator and listener, and also have the ability to be self-reliant and work independently.
Salary and Benefits: Salary is very competitive and dependent on experience, includes benefits package (medical, 401K), paid holidays and vacation.