• Job type

  • Location

    New Jersey
  • Profession

  • Industry

  • Pay

    $150,000-$230,000 (Salary is based on experience deemed by our clients)
  • Closing date

    21 Jun 2024


Looking for an exciting Estimator / Senior Estimator opportunity in the construction industry?
Our Clients are currently seeking a skilled Senior Estimators / Estimators to join their teams!
As a Sr. Estimator / Estimator, you will be responsible for leading accurate and timely preparation of bids for jobs.
You will need extensive knowledge of the construction industry's means and methods, costs, and engineering principles.

Your primary responsibilities will include performing pre-construction duties and meetings with clients, owners, subcontractors, and engineers.
You will also be responsible for understanding project logistics and project schedules, sending requests for quotes to vendors and subcontractors, determining labor and equipment costs, and preparing accurate quantity takeoffs and material pricing.

You will also need to review and understand bid documents and assess project risks, compare and analyze competitive subcontractor and supplier bids, review quotes and estimates with the Project Management Team, prepare timely and accurate estimates, and perform certain post-bid buyouts.

To qualify for this position, you must have a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management or equivalent experience .
Public works sector experience is a plus.
You should also have advanced computer skills with estimating software, HCSS (HeavyBid) estimating experience is a plus, effective presentation skills, advanced computer skills with MS Office, and knowledge of on-screen take-off software, i.e. HCSS, blue beam or Agtek earthwork takeoff software is a plus.

Extensive knowledge of construction costs and engineering principles is also required, as well as extensive experience with Heavy Civil Construction Projects in any or all of the following: (Highway and Road; Watermains, Sewer Pipes, Drainage, resurfacing, or any related Heavy Civil Infrastructure background).
You should be well organized, flexible, detail-oriented, and multi-tasked, prioritize workload and consistently meet deadlines while constantly changing tasks and demands, and an excellent written and oral communicator.

If you meet these requirements and are looking for a challenging and rewarding career in the construction industry, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity today!


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Talk to Vincent Beck, the specialist consultant managing this position

Located in New York City, 16th Floor, 200 West 41st StTelephone:  212-870-8616