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Senior Estimator - Industrial - Civil
Ref No.: 17-22640
Location: Grayson, Georgia
Industrial services support company seeks Senior Estimator to join their team west of Atlanta Georgia. Lawrenceville/ Tucker areas. Estimating skills looking for should be Industrial civil, concrete, piping,.. etc. This is a 6 month contract with opportunity to go permanent. Looking for someone that works well with others, enjoys a positive environment and enjoys hard work. Well establilshed company with deep ties in Georgia. 

Duties and responsibilities for civil role:
  • Use estimating methods to achieve set goals of winning contracts that are profitable and within the companies strategy. 
  • Will actively retrieve electronic bidding documents for Industrial/Commercial estimates.
  • Become familiar with all aspects of the job plans and specifications (know the job scope). 
  • Quantify concrete and rebar material takeoffs for the scope of work.
  • Estimate, making adjustments, according to template unit prices based on analysis of material, labor, equip, other, indirect, overhead and profit.
  • Write, shape, and communicate the project clarifications, inclusions and exclusions.
  • Communicate and work with clients for each bid to obtain all details for accurate estimating.
  • Review cost history on completed projects and apply appropriate prices and labor factors to materials, equipment, formwork, etc.
  • Prepare initial job notes for new projects for Project Management and the Field (Estimate, proposal, scope, requirements, bid assumptions, schedules, vendor quotes, specifications, correspondence, promises made, etc.).
  • Participate in transition of job from estimating to project management (including planning, buyouts, scope, etc.).
  • Maintain and update bid tracking sheet, lead tracking sheet and bid closing spreadsheet.
  • Other duties as may be assigned.
  • College degree highly preferred.
  • 3-6 years of experience in industrial concrete estimating.
  • Proficient in understanding, reading and interpreting plans/project drawings and specifications.
  • Demonstrates proficiency with spreadsheets and digitizing software.
  • Strong mathematical aptitude required.
  • Experience communicating with clients and vendors.
  • Experience negotiating contract terms.
  • Strong written and verbal communication/organizational skills.
  • Ability to work well with deadlines.
  • US Citizenship is required.
Working conditions
  • Constantly works in indoor conditions, in an office environment with a computer and other typical office tools and equipment.
  • Will be required to occasionally meet with customers at locations of the customer's choice.
  • Will be required to occasionally travel to project sites.