Construction Estimator

  • Job type

  • Location

    New York City, New York
  • Profession

  • Industry

  • Pay

    $130k - $170k + Benefits
  • Closing date

    7 Aug 2024

Core & Shell Estimating Role with Established Manhattan General Contractor

Your new company
My client is a full-service General Construction & Construction Management firm that specialize in new commercial construction and projects across New York City. They have been in business close to 50 years and have an average project value of $60MM and experience with values over $150MM+.

Your new role
They are looking for a out of the ground & core and shell experienced Estimator to join the team of 5 in their Manhattan office to be able to deal with the pipeline of work they have in place and help them continue to grow.

Your day to day responsibilities will include the following:
• Analyzing and interpreting architectural / design plans
• Providing detailed proposals and accurate bid packages
• Attending meetings with vendors, clients and architects.
• Capable of performing detailed quantity take-offs and organizing the quantities with unit pricing in production of a construction estimate.
• Ability to build a full conceptual cost estimate from architectural sketches/schematics.
• Experience in developing and implementing value engineering solutions to drive down project costs for the Owner while maintaining a high level of construction quality.
• Ability to negotiate throughout the bidding process
• Ability to work in a fast paced environment with multiple projects and aggressive deadlines.
• Exceptional problem solving, organizational, and time management skills with a high level of attention to detail
• Team player with a positive attitude who can also work independently, is self-motivated and success driven, yet able and willing to take direction.

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal construction Estimator will hold a Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management, Quantity Surveying, or Civil Engineering and have between 5–10 years of experience as an Estimator specifically within commercial and residential new construction in New York City.

What you'll get in return
If you are looking to work for business that has a solid reputation within the industry that is able to offer you a great career path in which you can grow as they do. Whilst offering a competitive salary between $130,000 and $170,000 and benefits package including annual bonuses, full insurance coverage, 401k with a % match and a generous base salary - inquire today.

What you need to do now
If you’re interested in this role as a construction Estimator, click “apply now” to forward an up-to-date copy of your resume, or call Daniel Seletsky on the details provided. If this job isn’t quite right for you, but you are looking for your next estimating position, please contact me for a confidential discussion on your next move.


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